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gargoyles

medieval European church waterspouts; made in form of grotesque creatures. [Architecture: NCE, 1046]
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It was the eighth Holmfirth Arts Festival with an eclectic programme that covered everything from classical music to stand-up comedy, art inspired by gargoyles to jazz from one of Europe's leading saxophonists.
Rolle, director of the city Division of Planning and Regulatory Services, said the person in possession of all eight gargoyles has been identified.
Gargoyles can be found on buildings all over the world.
Law, 77, said that the gargoyles, which had pride of place on a wall outside her home in West Hampstead, London, had been a favourite with children, who used to stop and talk to them on their way home from school.
After a brief background about gargoyles and chimeras, each step is demonstrated clearly and efficiently.
2 million advance for this debut novel, claims he wrote The Gargoyle because publishing a book was an item on a list of things he wanted to accomplish during his life.
The history of gargoyles goes back before Christ," said Pommer.
Lucy is just a typical teen living in a house with gargoyles, perpetually dead grass, and so many locks on the front door she color-matches her keys to them.
Marines from the Marine Wing Support Squadron 473 Gargoyles were deployed to Afghanistan in September 2004 for a seven-month tour in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.
a leading marketer of branded optical products and jewelry, announced today that it has acquired the Gargoyles, Anarchy, Angel, GForce and Idol-Eyez brands.
LONDON -- Gloucester Cathedral is seeking sponsors to pay for 10 new gargoyles for the building's south elevation, where the existing ones, over 500 years old, are almost completely eroded.