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He was a man of gigantic muscle, and seizing the arm of Louis, called aloud to bar the egress.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
Jacob would have retreated quietly, but he found a sentinel posted at the door to prevent the egress of any person.
THE CHILDREN OF THE NEW FORESTCAPTAIN MARRYAT
They rushed into the hall, they pushed, they struggled for egress.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 56, NUMBER 347, SEPTEMBER, 1844VARIOUS
Into this opens all their dwellings, the door being far below the surface, so that free ingress and egress are secured.
THE LIFE OF KIT CARSONEDWARD S. ELLIS
This had effectually prevented the egress of the unfortunate person inside.
JACK HARKAWAY IN NEW YORKBRACEBRIDGE HEMYNG
But when entrance and egress are constant, or required by crowds, certain further modifications must take place.
THE STONES OF VENICE, VOLUME I (OF 3)JOHN RUSKIN
The royal carriages again attempt egress—though for trial merely; they are again driven in by Lecointres patrols.
THE OUTLINE OF HISTORY: BEING A PLAIN HISTORY OF LIFE AND MANKINDHERBERT GEORGE WELLS
The besieged militia men finally gained egress and retreated fighting rear-guard actions.
A HISTORY OF TRADE UNIONISM IN THE UNITED STATESSELIG PERLMAN
You have only to touch this spring, and that picture starts from the wall and affords us free egress.
A WALK FROM LONDON TO FULHAMTHOMAS CROFTON CROKER
The Crusaders prepared to receive them, moving to a distance, so that they should not be denied free egress.
HOW BRITANNIA CAME TO RULE THE WAVESW.H.G. KINGSTON
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