Park of artillery

See under Artillery.

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Vasconcelles, Jesuit father, describes one which he heard in the Sierra, or mountain region of Piratininga, and which he compares to the discharges of a park of artillery. The Indians told him that it was an explosion of stones.
When it does come, it will strike the top of the tower with a weight a hundred times greater than a whole park of artillery, and will knock Castra Regis into pieces.
We had a park of artillery and great stores of powder, of which the Emperor stood in desperate need; they must reach him at all costs.
"Take him away with you, if you like, for he rumbles through his sleepy nose like a park of artillery."
The large doors of the church were closed, and formed a contrast with the innumerable windows on the Place, which, open to their very gables, allowed a view of thousands of heads heaped up almost like the piles of bullets in a park of artillery.

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