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The factory had indeed become a charnel-house, it being useless for the chiefs to admonish their men to keep under cover.
RULE OF THE MONKGIUSEPPE GARIBALDI
Its door an entrance to a living charnel-house, its iron-barred windows but the outlook of hell!
THE BOYS OF '61CHARLES CARLETON COFFIN.
I was in the pit, the abyss, the human cesspool, the shambles and the charnel-house of our civilization.
REVOLUTION AND OTHER ESSAYSJACK LONDON
The spectacle now under their eyes was itself sufficiently disagreeable, seeming a very charnel-house.
THE VEE-BOERSMAYNE REID
No scavenger shark, no carrion crab, ever chambered more grisly secrets in his digestive processes than this big charnel bird.
THE ESCAPE OF MR. TRIMMIRVIN S. COBB
The bright world had become a place of skulls, a charnel house, a prison whose iron walls were closing in on him eternally.
THE TERMS OF SURRENDERLOUIS TRACY
The two religious structures characteristic of Brittany—calvaries and charnel-houses—are frequently met with.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 10, SLICE 3VARIOUS
That of a vegetable-eater is perfectly sweet, while that of a flesh-eater is often as offensive as the smell of a charnel-house.
VEGETABLE DIET: AS SANCTIONED BY MEDICAL MEN, AND BY EXPERIENCE IN ALL AGESWILLIAM ANDRUS ALCOTT
A hundred paces toward the east is the charnel-house of the hospital of St. John, where they used to put the bones of dead men.
EARLY TRAVELS IN PALESTINEARCULF ET AL.
One moiety of it is taken up by a square fabric twelve yards high, built for a charnel-house.
EARLY TRAVELS IN PALESTINEARCULF ET AL.

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