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It is doubtful if any woman had done as much to entice them to a common focus as the surmounting Mrs. Hofer.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
The castles, surmounting lifelike elephants, were filled with warriors discharging arrows.
Above all, over the stage was a gilt carved eagle surmounting the State coat of arms.
Surmounting her stern there was a great poop lantern, almost big enough for a man to stand in.
A MIDDY OF THE KINGHARRY COLLINGWOOD
My longing once more to see my dying mother overcame every obstacle, and assisted me in surmounting the greatest difficulties.
Lying near is an iron shield with two similar rings surmounting it.
IN SEARCH OF GRAVESTONES OLD AND CURIOUSW.T. (WILLIAM THOMAS) VINCENT
Besides, there had been little time to think out the difficulties, and find a way of surmounting them.
THE SECOND LATCHKEYCHARLES NORRIS WILLIAMSON AND ALICE MURIEL WILLIAMSON
A wonderful sight it makes to see a series of such roofs surmounting the tall, delicate-colored houses.
Surmounting the helmet is an eagle with out-stretched wings on a background horizontally and diagonally lined.
He stared up at me, an impudent amazed face surmounting a tattered and dishevelled body, and spoke.
THE BLUE GERMMARTIN SWAYNE

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