demanded the commissionaire, very innocently, as to appearance
A narrow space, however, was reserved in front of the dwelling, upon the summit of this pile of stones(called by the natives a 'pi-pi'), which being enclosed by a little picket of canes, gave it somewhat the appearance
of a verandah.
The carpet - of Saxony material - is quite half an inch thick, and is of the same crimson ground, relieved simply by the appearance
of a gold cord (like that festooning the curtains) slightly relieved above the surface of the ground, and thrown upon it in such a manner as to form a succession of short irregular curves - one occasionally overlaying the other.
He rattled and clanked a little, as he moved, but in the main he seemed to be most cleverly constructed, and his appearance
was only marred by the thick coating of polishing-paste that covered him from head to foot.
Don't talk to me about personal appearances
, sir," cried Mrs.
But the first appearance
of Old Sharon--as dirty as ever, clothed in a long, frowzy, gray overcoat, with his pug-dog at his heels, and his smoke-blackened pipe in his mouth, with a tan white hat on his head, which looked as if it had been picked up in a gutter, a hideous leer in his eyes, and a jaunty trip in his walk--took her so completely by surprise that she could only return Moody's friendly greeting by silently pressing his hand.
She had altered sadly for the worse in her personal appearance
, since the memorable day when Doctor Wybrow had seen her in his consulting-room.
An interest of a new kind was excited by the appearance
of the next witness.
Some of the large craters present the same appearance
On the slow and successive appearance
of new species -- On their different rates of change -- Species once lost do not reappear -- Groups of species follow the same general rules in their appearance
and disappearance as do single species -- On Extinction -- On simultaneous changes in the forms of life throughout the world -- On the affinities of extinct species to each other and to living species -- On the state of development of ancient forms -- On the succession of the same types within the same areas -- Summary of preceding and present chapters.
This little town, before its harbour was filled up, was the principal place in the island: it now presents a melancholy, but very picturesque appearance
Since then, as philosophers prove, appearance
tyrannizes over truth and is lord of happiness, to appearance
I must devote myself.