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  • Indeed all Moriah and the ground about its base were covered with immense structures. Cited from The Bible Period by Period, by Josiah Blake Tidwell
  • Then they came to a country which was wholly covered with immense orange-trees of a vast size, and quite full of fruit. Cited from Nonsense Books (Complete), by Edward Lear
  • Since the natural method of growing Balsams has been in favour it is usual to see grand specimens covered with immense flowers. Cited from The Culture of Vegetables and Flowers, by Sutton and Sons
  • It was a large, rambling building of stone, some of it very ancient, most of it covered with immense stacks of ivy. Cited from The Rocks of Valpre, by Ethel May Dell
  • The soil of the continents was covered with immense forests. Cited from The Underground City by Jules Verne
  • The earth left to its own natural fertility and covered with immense woods, that no hatchet ever disfigured, offers at every step food and shelter to every species of animals. Cited from Origin And Foundation Of The Inequality Among Mankind, by Rousseau
  • The ground for many miles round this space was covered with immense quantities of ashes, stones, cinders, and other substances thrown out by the volcano. Cited from Wonders of Creation, by Anonymous
  • I have stood upon the great mound of their temple at the White Apple village, forty years ago, then covered with immense forest-trees, at the graves of the great grandfather and mother of my children. Cited from The Memories of Fifty Years, by William H. Sparks
  • For at the dawn of history Europe was covered with immense primaeval forests, in which the scattered clearings must have appeared like islets in an ocean of green. Cited from The Golden Bough, by James George Frazer
  • Their heads were covered with immense toupets of powdered hair, surmounted by little velvet hats, from which long and waving ribbons hung down behind. Cited from Frederick the Great and His Court, L. Muhlbach
  • The hills were covered with immense forests, which stretched for many leagues in all directions, and these were infested by wolves, bears, and robbers. Cited from The Boy Knight, by G.A. Henty
  • The land on either side of the river was covered with immense forests of unknown trees, which appeared to team with living things, feathered and quadruped, making a roar sometimes, which was sufficient to instil terror into the stoutest heart. Cited from Lander's Travels, by Robert Huish
  • The strait between Legendre and Gidley Islands is full of shoals, which at daylight being dry, were covered with immense flights of pelicans and other water-fowl. Cited from Survey of the Intertropical and Western Coasts of Australia, V1, by King
  • This last feature occurs near Caldas de los Reyes, the side of the mountain which overhangs it in the direction of the south being covered with immense granite stones, apparently at some ancient period eructed from the bowels of the earth. Cited from The Bible in Spain, by George Borrow
  • The walls and dome of the great central hall are covered with immense paintings in the style of Rubens, mainly by his pupils; and, of these, one over the front entrance represents Peace descending from heaven, bearing various symbols and, apparently, entering the hall. Cited from Autobiography of Andrew Dickson White Volume II
  • It was early in the morning when we started: the dewy mist rose from the unruffled bosom of the river like the gradual lifting up of a curtain, and, at length, displayed its lofty sides, covered with immense trees, the verdure extending to the very edge of the water. Cited from Narrative of a Nine Months' Residence in New Zealand in 1827, by Earle
  • A gilded framework divides the ceiling into squares, circles, and octagons, the compartments of which are filled with pictures in oil; and the walls are covered with immense frescos, representing various battles and triumphs of the Florentines. Cited from French/Italian Notebooks, V2, Nath. Hawthorne