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It was then just after seven o'clock, and the October evening was drawing in with chill airs from the recesses of the forest.
THREE MORE JOHN SILENCE STORIESALGERNON BLACKWOOD
Their deeper recesses were given up to owls and bats, and nearer the entrance the prowling fox or jackal found a covert.
THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW
In their dark recesses were concocted those treasons, stratagems, and spoils that desolated the land.
THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW
In one of these dark recesses the wall was pierced, well up toward the Carey street end.
FAMOUS ADVENTURES AND PRISON ESCAPES OF THE CIVIL WARVARIOUS
Shadow after shadow crept down the walls of the chasm, blurred its projections, darkened its faces, and crowded its recesses.
OVERLANDJOHN WILLIAM DE FOREST
Little sandy beaches of a few feet wide, laid bare by the action of the water, stretched inward, and were lost in these recesses.
TOILERS OF THE SEAVICTOR HUGO
How many corpses lie in its deep recesses, where the howling gusts sweep without pity over that obscure and ghastly mass!
TOILERS OF THE SEAVICTOR HUGO
Inside was a roomy cavern with many recesses here and there, like high shelves in the rock, and many short side-galleries.
THE DEVIL-TREE OF EL DORADOFRANK AUBREY
"If she throws 'em at him—Aye—" He struggled with the thought, bringing it slowly out of dim recesses to the light.
THE BELTED SEASARTHUR COLTON
They are veiled and swathed in wraps, and seem to spend their time gossiping or asleep in the innermost recesses of the cabin.
ROUND THE WONDERFUL WORLDG. E. MITTON

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