Great rents and splits branched out in the solid walls, like crystallisation; stupefied birds wheeled about and dropped into the furnace; four fierce figures trudged away, East, West
, North, and South, along the night- enshrouded roads, guided by the beacon they had lighted, towards their next destination.
The wind's from the West
and it smells of nothing but snuff.
I saw the three flashes--two close together--one farther to the west
She was situated thus: Two miles, on the starboard side, appeared Gilboa, stretching from north to west
like an immense arm.
Captain Phips sailed from England in the Rose Algier, and cruised for nearly two years in the West
Indies, endeavoring to find the wreck of the Spanish ship.
One of the first to revive these tramontane expeditions was General Ashley, of Missouri, a man whose courage and achievements in the prosecution of his enterprises have rendered him famous in the Far West
The narrow seas around these isles, where British admirals keep watch and ward upon the marches of the Atlantic Ocean, are subject to the turbulent sway of the West
In fact, we see the whole of it except that furthest part, which is covered by the Welsh Marches and those parts which are hidden from where we stand by the high ground of the immediate west
But east and west
have no certain points of heaven; and no more have the wars, either from the east or west
, any certainty of observation.
Keep to the West
, where the sun sets, and you cannot fail to find her.
These myriads of cows stretching under her eyes from the far east to the far west
outnumbered any she had ever seen at one glance before.
He returned in the month of August to Kouka; from there he successively traversed the Mandara, Barghimi, and Klanem countries, and reached his extreme limit in the east, the town of Masena, situated at seventeen degrees twenty minutes west
In some way, during the war, by running away and following the Federal soldiers, it seems, he found his way into the new state of West
From the close of the year 1811 intensified arming and concentrating of the forces of Western Europe began, and in 1812 these forces- millions of men, reckoning those transporting and feeding the army- moved from the west
eastwards to the Russian frontier, toward which since 1811 Russian forces had been similarly drawn.
In the language of the West
Coast, Tarzan spoke to the prostrate man beneath him.