The northern access to the lists terminated in a similar entrance of thirty feet in breadth, at the extremity of which was a large enclosed
space for such knights as might be disposed to enter the lists with the challengers, behind which were placed tents containing refreshments of every kind for their accommodation, with armourers, tarriers, and other attendants, in readiness to give their services wherever they might be necessary.
Within each of these was enclosed
a prodigious plate of steel; which, by our orders, we obliged him to show us, because we apprehended they might be dangerous engines.
621-624 (ordinarily enclosed
in brackets) are abruptly introduced, probably with a view of trying to carry off the introduction of the lines now in question.
The whole building enclosed
a large court; and two sides of the quadrangle, rich in Gothic ornaments, stood forward for admiration.
Her little hands were clasped, and enclosed
by Sir James's as a bud is enfolded by a liberal calyx.
letter Martin found to be crudely printed by hand.
At a little distance a small plot of ground enclosed
by a stone wall caught his attention.
This they enclosed
with palisades; and in respect of energy and activity, it might have been mistaken for one of the great cities of the Union.
Other plates, closely fitted, covered the lenticular glasses, and the travelers, hermetically enclosed
in their metal prison, were plunged in profound darkness.
In Staffordshire, on the estate of a relation where I had ample means of investigation, there was a large and extremely barren heath, which had never been touched by the hand of man; but several hundred acres of exactly the same nature had been enclosed
twenty-five years previously and planted with Scotch fir.
Now, as this room wanted the conveniency of a closet, Molly had, to supply that defect, nailed up an old rug against the rafters of the house, which enclosed
a little hole where her best apparel, such as the remains of that sack which we have formerly mentioned, some caps, and other things with which she had lately provided herself, were hung up and secured from the dust.
At his request I next collected the other papers--that is to say, the bundle of letters, the unfinished book and the volumes of the Diary-- and enclosed
them all in one wrapper, sealed with my own seal.