All the bottom area
round the water-edge was alive with their young ones, and with hideous mothers brooding upon their leathery, yellowish eggs.
Just as we often compare nations by their relative land areas
, so if we compare these two worlds in the same way we have the strange anomaly of a larger world within a smaller one!
How vastly different from the flat and puny area
of the circumscribed vision of the dweller upon the outer crust!
His experience of the centers of civilization naturally inclined him to believe that this central area
was a plaza about which the larger buildings were grouped and that there would be the most logical place to search first for Bertha Kircher and her companion.
She knew that her buoyancy tanks might keep her afloat indefinitely, but she had neither food nor water, and she was being borne toward the least-known area
Then there were storms and risings of the water over great areas
of the low-lying lands; and there were periods of hunger and misery when we were kept prisoners in the trees for days and days by these transient floods.
For three days the party marched due south through forests and meadow-land and great park-like areas
where countless herbivorous animals grazed--deer and antelope and bos and the little ecca, the smallest species of Caspakian horse, about the size of a rabbit.
And Auge bare Telephus of the stock of Areas
, king of the Mysians, being joined in love with the mighty Heracles when he was journeying in quest of the horses of proud Laomedon -- horses the fleetest of foot that the Asian land nourished, -- and destroyed in battle the tribe of the dauntless Amazons and drove them forth from all that land.
I can rise when the air is calm and full of holes, and I can rise when its boiling, and by my control of my plane areas
I can come pretty close to making any speed I want.
But if, as I believe, his loss of memory and other faculties is due merely to the pressure on the brain centers of certain depressed areas
of bone, then he can be cured.
The crier was sent round, in the morning, to proclaim the entertainments with the sound of bell in all the thoroughfares; and extra bills of three feet long by nine inches wide, were dispersed in all directions, flung down all the areas
, thrust under all the knockers, and developed in all the shops.
Finally, I conclude that, although small isolated areas
probably have been in some respects highly favourable for the production of new species, yet that the course of modification will generally have been more rapid on large areas
; and what is more important, that the new forms produced on large areas
, which already have been victorious over many competitors, will be those that will spread most widely, will give rise to most new varieties and species, and will thus play an important part in the changing history of the organic world.