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All along the highways and by-paths of our literature we encounter much that pertains to this "queen of plants."
Mr. Jones swung round a large iron key he held in his hand, and light dawned upon him.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
Sometimes in the case of large plants, cones have been known to occur on the tips of the branches of the Marsh Horsetail.
HOW TO KNOW THE FERNSS. LEONARD BASTIN
The thought seemed to produce the dreaded object, for next moment a large hummock appeared right ahead.
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
In the entrance hall of the Savoy, where large and lonely porters were dozing, he learnt that she was at home.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
His nose was hooked and rather large, his eyes were blue, bright as steel, and set a trifle wide.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
When he gets quite large the boy will get tired of having him for a pet, and perhaps bring him back.
She also practises etching, pen-and-ink drawing, as well as crayon and water-color sketching.
He saw a large building, in front of which were long, slender strips of shining steel.
It secures in many cases, at least, a ready compliance with a large part of the discipline enforced.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY

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