A considerable open space, in the midst of this glade, seemed formerly to have been dedicated to the rites of Druidical superstition; for, on the summit of a hillock, so regular as to seem artificial, there still remained part of a circle of rough unhewn
stones, of large dimensions.
A very steep staircase, of unhewn
stone, which was called by distinction "the ladder," led to the upper platform, upon which was visible a horizontal wheel of solid oak.
Looking round once more, with his hand already in his pocket, he noticed against the outer wall, between the entrance and the sink, a big unhewn
stone, weighing perhaps sixty pounds.
Furthermore, the reader who internalizes the ark of salvation in his own life is meant also to construct a library there, not from rough and unhewn
planks of secular authors, but the squared and uniformed planks of the prophets and apostles.
Brian Staveley's The Emperor's Blades (2013) introduced the Chronicles of the Unhewn
Kaden, the heir to the Unhewn
Throne, has spent eight years sequestered in a remote mountain monastery, learning the enigmatic discipline of monks devoted to the Blank God.
This is why Laozi can illustrate the natural by talking about something as common as unhewn
When the post-flood humans said to one another; come let us make bricks and burn them thoroughly (11:3) they wanted to build their city with uniform manufactured bricks instead of natural unhewn
Blake's allegory reflects 11 Corinthians 5:1, where, if the "earthly house of this tabernacle]Stonehenge as the Druidic Universe in Blake's context] were dissolved [into stars], we have a building of God, an house not made with hands [an unhewn
Tabernacle], eternal in the heavens" (cf.
One example of this process is manifest in the central California town of Hanford, where the restored Hanford Taoist Temple and Museum displays an unhewn
log as a representation of religious Taoism.
He saw Apollo on the Dardan beach: The waves lay still; the winds hung motionless, And held their breath to hear the rebel god, Conquered and doomed, with stormy sobbing song, And crashing discords of his golden lyre, Reluctantly compel the walls of Troy, Unquarried and unhewn
, in supple lines And massive strength to rise about the town.
For the stone-related part of the construction we established a minimum investment based on the collection of unhewn
stone and a maximum investment including the quarrying and preparation of the stone.