Anne looked on the second shelf
of the room pantry but there was no bottle of raspberry cordial there .
Then as I handled the books on the shelf
it came up in consciousness: Where had I heard the name of Moreau before?
Taking his course down the ravine of a tumbling stream, the commencement of some future river, he descended from rock to rock, and shelf
, between stupendous cliffs and beetling crags that sprang up to the sky.
So the sparrow perched upon the shelf
: and having first looked carefully about her to see if anyone was watching her, she pecked and scratched at a steak that lay upon the edge of the shelf
, till at last down it fell.
Among other volumes of verse on the top shelf
of the bookcase, of which I used to look at the outside without penetrating deeply within, were Pope's translation of the Iliad and the Odyssey, and Dryden's Virgil, pretty little tomes in tree-calf, published by James Crissy in Philadelphia, and illustrated with small copper-plates, which somehow seemed to put the matter hopelessly beyond me.
said the captain, lifting her up and setting her on the low stone shelf