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The Hunter can see a few obelisks dotting the surrounding hills, highlighted in a red haze, with her spirit vision activated.

As with various golden emblems seeded about — needed to light up obelisks in different areas — acquiring treats involves solving puzzles with the Hunter’s bow and arrow.

Whereupon she made a few quick revolutions, landing up against the granite base of the obelisk.

The obelisk is from another of Nature's patterns; it is only a gigantic acicular crystal.

Over the TeacupsOliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

No other obelisk approaches within twelve feet of its elevation, or within fifty tons of its weight.

Ancient EgyptGeorge Rawlinson

The piazza of the Trinità de' Monti was solitary and deserted, left to the guardianship of its obelisk.

The Child of PleasureGabriele D'Annunzio

And how admirably did the obelisk lend itself to its symbolical purposes!

Roman MosaicsHugh Macmillan

In the inscriptions of the fifth dynasty we meet with the hieroglyphic sign of the obelisk .

The New York ObeliskCharles E. Moldenke

An obelisk, erected a few years since to the memory of General Daun, occupies a small eminence on the right.

Visit to IcelandIda Pfeiffer

In the Sierra the tombs are of stone, quadrangular, oval, or of an obelisk form.

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