In these colleges the professors contrive new rules and methods of agriculture and building
, and new instruments, and tools for all trades and manufactures; whereby, as they undertake, one man shall do the work of ten; a palace may be built in a week, of materials so durable as to last for ever without repairing.
Our party had halted at the entrance to the building
, and at a sign from the leader I had been lowered to the ground.
For it is strange to see, now in Europe, such huge buildings
as the Vatican and Escurial and some others be, and yet scarce a very fair room in them.
On all his estates Pierre saw with his own eyes brick buildings
erected or in course of erection, all on one plan, for hospitals, schools, and almshouses, which were soon to be opened.
was only of one story; but the dormer-windows in the roof, the paint, the window-shutters, and the cheerful fire that shone through the open door, gave it an air of comfort that was not possessed by many of its neighbors.
As the front of it passed under the warring buildings
, both went into action again--one building
dropping bombs into the street, being attacked from across the street, and in return replying to that attack.
And then Turan came to a point where the avenue turned to the right, to skirt a building
that jutted from the inside of the city wall, and as he rounded the corner he came full upon two warriors standing upon either side of the entrance to a building
upon his right.
In the case of the first two the loss of life had not been considerable, but a great multitude of workers, including many girls and women, had been caught in the destruction of the Post-Office, and a little army of volunteers with white badges entered behind the firemen, bringing out the often still living bodies, for the most part frightfully charred, and carrying them into the big Monson building
close at hand.
And yet they have one already, and are building
One afternoon, while Clayton was working upon an addition to their cabin, for he contemplated building
several more rooms, a number of their grotesque little friends came shrieking and scolding through the trees from the direction of the ridge.
When it became known in the town that we were discussing the plans for a new, large building
, a Southern white man who was operating a sawmill not far from Tuskegee came to me and said that he would gladly put all the lumber necessary to erect the building
on the grounds, with no other guarantee for payment than my word that it would be paid for when we secured some money.
By this singular manner of building
, strength is continually given to the comb, with the utmost ultimate economy of wax.