What Nicolai is interested in is time and movement, both of which are present in so much of his art.
Nicolai uses the German word for colonel, a title which Uncle Toby never bore.
When I asked Nicolai what the children did for school, he laughed scornfully.
But Nicolai is not appalled by the titanic dimensions of the monster he is fighting.
The figures of none of Nicolai's habitual friends were there.
This perpetuum mobile gives its peculiar colour to Nicolai's reflections.
The scheme was suggested by Nicolai, by whom the Letters were published.
M. Derues and his wife, a lady belonging to the distinguished family of Nicolai, visited Buisson-Souef.
But Nicolai, firmer of spirit than Galileo, has refused to recant.
Nicolai sees the beginning of war in individual predatory acts, involving violence and the need of defense.