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" In some places, immense fragments of rock, hurled upon the house roofs, bore down along the streets masses of confused ruin, which yet more and more, with every hour, obstructed the way ; and, as the day advanced, the motion of the earth was more sensibly... "
The last days of Pompeii, by the author of 'Pelham'. by sir E. Bulwer Lytton - Page 299
by Edward George E.L. Bulwer- Lytton (1st baron.) - 1854
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Asiatic Journal

Asia - 1834
...gigantic foes, — the agents of terror and of deatb. The ashes in many places were already knee-deep ; and the boiling showers which came from the steaming...places, immense fragments of rock, hurled upon the house-roofs, bore down along the streets masses of confused luin, which yet more and more, with every...
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The Beauties of the English annuals for MDCCCXXXV.

Fiction - 1834 - 192 pages
...sentry were found at their posts j Dion qaasiua. The ashes in many places were already knee-deep ; and the boiling showers which came from the steaming...some places immense fragments of rock hurled upon the housu-roofs, bore down along the streets masses of confused ruin, which yet more and more, with every...
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The Beauties of the English Annuals for MDCCCXXXV.

English fiction - 1834 - 192 pages
...in marry places were already knee-deep ; and the boiling showers which came from the steaming u "• of the volcano forced their way into the houses, bearing with them ' . iig and suffocating vapour. In some places immense fragments of rocn niitled upon the house-roofs,...
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The Museum of Foreign Literature, Science and Art, Volume 26

Eliakim Littell - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1835
...gigantic foes, — the agents of terror and of death. "The ashes in many places were already knee-deep ; and the boiling showers which came from the steaming...places, immense fragments of rock, hurled upon the house-roofs, bore down along the streets masses of confused ruin, which yet more and more, with every...
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The Family Magazine, Or, General Abstract of Useful Knowledge, Volume 2

Literary Criticism - 1835
...in many places were already knee-deep ; and the boiling showers which came from the steaming oreath of the volcano forced their way into the houses, bearing...places immense fragments of rock, hurled upon the house-roofs, bore down along the streets masses of confused ruin, which yet more and more, with every...
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Family Magazine: Or Monthly Abstract of General Knowledge, Volume 2

Family & Relationships - 1835
...in many places w,ere already knee-deep; and the boiling showers which came from the steaming oreath of the volcano forced their way into the houses, bearing...places immense fragments of rock, hurled upon the house-roofs, bore down along the streets masses of confused ruin, which yet more and more, with every...
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The last days of Pompeii, by the author of 'Pelham'.

Edward George E.L. Bulwer- Lytton (1st baron.) - 1839
...unsubstantial vapours were as the bodily forms of gigantic foes,—the agents of terror and of death.* The ashes in many places were already knee deep ;...fragments of rock, hurled upon the house roofs, bore down along the streets masses of confused ruin, which yet more and more, with every hour, obstructed the...
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Miscellaneous Scrap Book, Volume 1

Language Arts & Disciplines - 1834
...unsubstantial vapors were as the bodily forms of gigantic foes — the agents of terror and death. The ashes in many places were already knee deep ;...and the boiling showers which came from the steaming hi$ath of the volcano forced their way into the houses, bearing with them a strong and suffocating...
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First (-Sixth) illustrated reader

Illustrated reader - 1874
...gigantic foes,—the agents of terror and of death. 3. The ashes in many places were already knee-deep ; and the boiling showers which came from the steaming...places, immense fragments of rock, hurled upon the house-roofs, bore down along the streets masses of confused ruin, which yet more and more, with every...
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The Globe readers (ed. by A.F. Murison). Primer 1,2

Alexander Falconer Murison - 1882
...gigantic foes, the agents of terror and of death. The ashes in many places were already knee-deep; and the boiling showers which came from the steaming...suffocating vapour. In some places, immense fragments of rocks, hurled upon the house roofs, bore down along the streets masses of confused ruin, which yet...
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