The foundation of their airy castles lay already before them in the strip of rich alluvium on the river bank, where the North
Fork, sharply curving round the base of Devil's Spur, had for centuries swept the detritus of gulch and canyon.
Yes, but WHOSE horse was it that took us to North
Lecount first resolved to devote the next few days to watching the habits of the inmates of North
Shingles, from early in the morning to late at night, and to testing the capacity of the one servant in the house to resist the temptation of a bribe.
It was plain, therefore, that the attack would be developed from the north
and that on the other three sides we were only to be annoyed by a show of hostilities.
When you're south of the Sticky Water [he meant the Equator] and your tail tingles, that means there's a gale in front of you and you must head north
There being no sun nor other heavenly bodies, it is impossible for us to determine the North
in the usual way; but we have a method of our own.
He knew a way to the north
and his own country that the white men did not know--a short cut across an arid plateau where lay water holes of which the white hunters and explorers that had passed from time to time the fringe of the dry country had never dreamed.
Captain Bonneville mentions another geological phenomenon north
of Red River, where the surface of the earth, in considerable tracts of country, is covered with broad slabs of sandstone, having the form and position of grave-stones, and looking as if they had been forced up by some subterranean agitation.
Even in the constitutional realm of Trade Winds, north
and south of the equator, ships are overtaken by strange disturbances.
By this means, he observed, the entire command of the fur trade of North
America might be obtained from lat.
So they travelled very easily across and among the broad bloomful fruit-gardens - by way of Aminabad, Sahaigunge, Akrola of the Ford, and little Phulesa - the line of the Siwaliks always to the north
, and behind them again the snows.
And all this happened far away to the north
, beyond Labrador, beyond Hudson's Strait, where the great tides heave the ice about, north
of Melville Peninsula--north
even of the narrow Fury and Hecla Straits--on the north
shore of Baffin Land, where Bylot's Island stands above the ice of Lancaster Sound like a pudding-bowl wrong side up.
No, but I am their friend, although I live in the land of the North
Straight toward the north
, day and night, our destination compass led us after the fleeing flier upon which it had remained set since I first attuned it after leaving the thern fortress.
And these seem chiefly to be two, as they say, of the winds: namely, the north
and the south; and all the others are declinations from these.