Gathering the water-plants From the wild luxuriance
of spring, Away in the depth of a wild valley Anon, I see a lovely girl.
Soon we traced a narrow path through the wild luxuriance
of the island, going northwestward; and presently M'ling stopped, and became rigid with watchfulness.
President Barbicane, however, less sensitive to these wonders, was in haste to press forward; the very luxuriance
of the country was displeasing to him.
Gigantic pansies, considerably larger than the roses, and closely resembling the floral pen- wipers made by female parishioners for fashionable clergymen, sprang from the moss beneath the rose- trees; and here and there a daisy grafted on a rose- branch flowered with a luxuriance
prophetic of Mr.
To say the truth, we have, from this reason alone, often done great violence to the luxuriance
of our genius, and have left many excellent descriptions out of our work, which would otherwise have been in it.
The whole island is covered with wood; but from the dryness of the climate there is no appearance of luxuriance
It was so artistically done, and with so much fertility and gorgeous luxuriance
of fancy, that it had all the effect of a last and fitting decoration to the apparel which she wore, and which was of a splendour in accordance with the taste of the age, but greatly beyond what was allowed by the sumptuary regulations of the colony.
For a time, however, the red weed grew with astonishing vigour and luxuriance
The towering helmet of feathers that he wore raised him in height above all who surrounded him; and though some others were similarly adorned, the length and luxuriance
of their plumes were inferior to his.
It was a region of great beauty and luxuriance
, with lakes and pools, and green meadows shaded by noble groves.
He threw back his head, and there he stood in the golden glow with all his old Assyrian luxuriance
of beard, all his native insolence of drooping eyelids and intolerant eyes.
It was a luxuriance
of aspect, a fulness of growth, which made her appear more of a woman than she really was.