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  • And, living upon air alone, he stood erect upon one leg for six months. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 1
  • There are now two crosses erected upon the bank on which the king sat. Cited from Heimskringla [Norwegian Kings], by Snorri Sturlson
  • The foundation was strong and secure, and the building erected upon it was upon solid rock. Cited from The Jungle Fugitives, by Edward S. Ellis
  • A strong wind-mill tower of stone, erected upon the hill above the town of Sydney. Cited from Account of the English Colony in New South Wales, Vol. 2, David Collins
  • The youth was not conscious that he was erect upon his feet. Cited from Red Badge of Courage, Stephen Crane
  • They stand fifteen feet in height and walk erect upon their hind feet. Cited from Gods of Mars, Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • When it was complete, I had a tower as high as the mountain itself erected upon its summit. Cited from The Lord of Death and the Queen of Life
  • Erect upon the rock, he was holding a white flag, and at his feet was a dog. Cited from The Duchess Of Berry/Charles X, Imbert de St-Amand
  • They are all erected upon a platform, and have little windows, as in the cabin of a ship. Cited from True Story of My Life, by Hans Christian Andersen
  • It is strange that this capital of Texas should have been erected upon the very northern boundary of the state. Cited from Travels and Adventures of Monsieur Violet, by Captain Marryat
  • The platforms erected upon them, gave us occasion to look upon the entire machinery exhibition. Cited from To the Columbian Exposition, by J. S. Wisthaler
  • See now he has approached quite near the throne which has been erected upon the square fronting the palace. Cited from The Youth of the Great Elector, by L. Muhlbach
  • Soon a worthy monument will be erected upon the ground where they fought and now lie asleep in death. Cited from Winning a Cause, by John Gilbert Thompson and Inez Bigwood
  • His work contained the germs of a good number of beautiful experiments since erected upon it in our own day. Cited from Biographies of Distinguished Scientific Men, by Francois Arago
  • The fort is erected upon a commanding position, about a mile and a half from the entrance to the bay. Cited from What I Saw in California, by Edwin Bryant
  • The pyramid had three stepped levels erected upon a low base.
  • A large and imposing structure was now being erected upon the exact site where the former Government House stood. Cited from Lady Rosamond's Secret, by Rebecca Agatha Armour
  • While his pony stood motionless beneath him, he stood erect upon the leather seat. Cited from The Border Boys Across the Frontier, by Fremont B. Deering
  • The College was erected upon a plot of land which had originally been part of the Abbey grounds. Cited from A Popular Schoolgirl, by Angela Brazil
  • An indemnity was to be given from the public treasury for all buildings erected upon lands thus taken away. Cited from A Smaller History of Rome, by William Smith and Eugene Lawrence
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