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These have canted bay windows below them, and their pediments are surmounted by figures representing Mercury and Athæne.
SHOWELL'S DICTIONARY OF BIRMINGHAMTHOMAS T. HARMAN AND WALTER SHOWELL
We did not perceive the little town until we had surmounted the last eminence and were in its immediate vicinity.
This and the following monument are partly let into the wall, and are surmounted by beautiful Gothic canopies.
Through the partly open door, Lowell caught a glimpse of an aristocratic face, surmounted by gray hair.
MYSTERY RANCHARTHUR CHAPMAN
Of variety of perilous adventures and peril, ingeniously surmounted, there is no lack.
BLOWN TO BITSROBERT MICHAEL BALLANTYNE
Simple upright pipes, surmounted by ordinary burners constitute their sum and substance.
The side walls are surmounted with a chaste frieze, and running towards the base are “stations” and statues of saints.
Her neck is ornamented with a necklace, surmounted by a small collar.
It is more picturesque because of the large square and round towers surmounted by spires.
WAYS OF WAR AND PEACEDELIA AUSTRIAN
They are composed of free-stone, are flanked at regular distances with square towers, and surmounted with battlements.

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