I fancy the popular ex- pectation of a heap of charred corpses was disappointed at this inanimate bulk
At length, thanks to modern art, instruments of still higher perfection searched the moon without intermission, not leaving a single point of her surface unexplored; and notwithstanding that her diameter measures 2,150 miles, her surface equals the one-fifteenth part of that of our globe, and her bulk
the one-forty-ninth part of that of the terrestrial spheroid-- not one of her secrets was able to escape the eyes of the astronomers; and these skillful men of science carried to an even greater degree their prodigious observations.
And as he puzzled over the covered pit, there loomed suddenly before his mental vision a huge, gray-black bulk
which lumbered ponderously along a jungle trail.
He desired "I would not take it ill, if he gave orders to certain proper officers to search me; for probably I might carry about me several weapons, which must needs be dangerous things, if they answered the bulk
of so prodigious a person.
With the subsidence of Esmeralda the lioness renewed her efforts to wriggle her huge bulk
through the weakening lattice.
, like that of some huge monster, blocked our path.
Now, if we look to the animals inhabiting these wide plains, we shall find their numbers extraordinarily great, and their bulk