he cried, opening the hall door, to confront a bald-headed man who stood peering at our hero with bright snapping eyes, like those of some big bird spying out the land
But by an effort she rallied her staggering faculties and managed to regain the land
The King of the Jolliginki thought it would be easy for his army to find them, because the Doctor was in a strange land
and would not know his way.
If we compare the wealth of the United Netherlands with that of Russia or Germany, or even of France, and if we at the same time compare the total value of the lands
and the aggregate population of that contracted district with the total value of the lands
and the aggregate population of the immense regions of either of the three last-mentioned countries, we shall at once discover that there is no comparison between the proportion of either of these two objects and that of the relative wealth of those nations.
was a Canadian, with an uncommon quickness of hand, and who knew no equal in his dangerous occupation.
Nothing, in all probability, but the proximity of the American trading post, kept these land
pirates from making a good prize of the bull boat and all its contents.
The term "Landfall" is more easily understood; you fall in with the land
, and it is a matter of a quick eye and of a clear atmosphere.
M'Dougal was fain to land
, and establish his quarters at the encampment, where he could exercise his rights and enjoy his dignities without control.
Our Excellency," a man stepped forth, "on my land
Abu Hussein was found this morning.
Of necessity therefore the land
ought to be divided into two parts, one of which should belong to the community in general, the other to the individuals separately; and each of these parts should again be subdivided into two: half of that which belongs to the public should be appropriated to maintain the worship of the gods, the other half to support the common meals.
For months the great pleasure excursion to Europe and the Holy Land
was chatted about in the newspapers everywhere in America and discussed at countless firesides.
One must have the prospect of a promised land
to have the strength to move.