He has come across some old manuscripts, or ancient document records, referring to this valley, and they state, according to this article he has written for the magazine, that somewhere in the valley is a wonderful
city, traces of which have been found twenty to forty feet below the surface, on which great trees are growing, showing that the city was covered hundreds, if not thousands, of years ago."
The news spread rapidly throughout the city and everyone came to see the wonderful
The jewels which encircled her neck were priceless and dazzling; the soft material of her gown, the most delicate shade of sea green, seemed to foam about her feet, a wonderful
triumph of allegoric dressmaking.
And the birds who flew to other countries in the winter told the animals in foreign lands of the wonderful
doctor of Puddleby-on-the-Marsh, who could understand their talk and help them in their troubles.
He knew that he had written a great book--a book that would score a wonderful
success--a book that would LIVE.
After the wonderful
success of "Ozma of Oz" it is evident that Dorothy has become a firm fixture in these Oz stories.
For the wonderful
beauty that had so fascinated Basil Hallward, and many others besides him, seemed never to leave him.
But the old woman was a witch, and she said to the girl, 'There comes one out of the wood who has a wonderful
treasure in his body which we must manage to possess ourselves of, darling daughter; we have more right to it than he.
"Isabel, my dear," he exclaimed, "it is wonderful
! I have succeeded!
Thus, as I believe, the most wonderful
of all known instincts, that of the hive-bee, can be explained by natural selection having taken advantage of numerous, successive, slight modifications of simpler instincts; natural selection having by slow degrees, more and more perfectly, led the bees to sweep equal spheres at a given distance from each other in a double layer, and to build up and excavate the wax along the planes of intersection.
The visit, certainly, was a delightful one, but before it was over, Pollyanna was realizing that they were talking about something besides the wonderful
things in the beautiful carved box.
I thought the surf at the Cliff House was wonderful
, but it gave no idea of this.--Oh!