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I never ceased marveling at the pluck with which this Lilliputian tackled life in the midst of such Brobdingnagian surroundings.
SIGURD OUR GOLDEN COLLIE AND OTHER COMRADES OF THE ROADKATHARINE LEE BATES
He told her about Texas, at length and in detail, being a true son of that Brobdingnagian state.
CHEERFUL--BY REQUESTEDNA FERBER
From a point near the top a gigantic baobab tree towered up against the skyline like a Brobdingnagian cabbage.
INTO THE PRIMITIVEROBERT AMES BENNET
The men seek no relaxation from their business occupations save in Brobdingnagian dinners and suppers.
MARY WOLLSTONECRAFTELIZABETH ROBINS PENNELL
But then she had carried him off between her finger and thumb, so to speak, as the Brobdingnagian ladies carried off Gulliver.
SEPTIMUSWILLIAM J. LOCKE
It is something like the bonnet of a Brobdingnagian Quakeress, huge and flapped and battered, and fearful to look upon.
MY NATIVE LANDJAMES COX
Then Mr. Hamilton Gibson showed me some monster drawings of flowers—Brobdingnagian ones.
EYE SPYWILLIAM HAMILTON GIBSON
She sent in to his office little perfumed notes, directed by the fair hand of Felicia in Brobdingnagian characters.
THAT UNFORTUNATE MARRIAGE, VOL. 3(OF 3)FRANCES ELEANOR TROLLOPE
The black spiral reached from hand to elbow; when he withdrew his arm the club poker was a Brobdingnagian corkscrew.
THE PRESIDENTALFRED HENRY LEWIS
The chirp is very loud, something like a Brobdingnagian grasshopper.
THE LETTERS OF CHARLES DICKENSCHARLES DICKENS