With a kind of wriggle, like a fish returned to the brook by the fisherman, Biddlebaum the silent began to talk, striving to put into words the ideas that had been accumulated
by his mind during long years of silence.
It seemed as though, by some nameless, interior volition, he would fain have shocked into them the same fiery emotion accumulated
within the Leyden jar of his own magnetic life.
And when that functionary appeared before him, he bade him without delay set about making a new leg, and directed the mates to see him supplied with all the studs and joists of jaw-ivory (Sperm Whale) which had thus far been accumulated
on the voyage, in order that a careful selection of the stoutest, clearest-grained stuff might be secured.
It was late at night, and Tom lay groaning and bleeding alone, in an old forsaken room of the gin-house, among pieces of broken machinery, piles of damaged cotton, and other rubbish which had there accumulated
The poet today, notwithstanding all the discoveries of science, and the accumulated
learning of mankind, enjoys no advantage over Homer.
In some places there was little to hold; the general slope of the mountain was LESS than forty degrees, and snow had accumulated
in, and had filled up, the interstices of the rock-face, leaving only occasional fragments projecting here and there.
Lecount might along the course which she had hitherto followed, she failed to see her way through the accumulated
obstacles which now barred her advance.
Unbelieving Philosophers who were remodelling the world with words, and making card-towers of Babel to scale the skies with, talked with Unbelieving Chemists who had an eye on the transmutation of metals, at this wonderful gathering accumulated
In another, the ground was cumbered with rusty iron monsters of steam-boilers, wheels, cranks, pipes, furnaces, paddles, anchors, diving-bells, windmill-sails, and I know not what strange objects, accumulated
by some speculator, and grovelling in the dust, underneath which - having sunk into the soil of their own weight in wet weather - they had the appearance of vainly trying to hide themselves.
Upon my unfortunate townsman all these incidents accumulated
with playful effect.
It was first communicated to the public in that curious record of ancient literature, which has been accumulated
by the combined exertions of Sir Egerton Brydges.
To ascertain the precise point of division between the genuine institutions of Christianity and the corruptions accumulated
upon them in the progress of fifteen centuries, was found a task of extreme difficulty throughout the Christian world.