Two miles from the town, amidst beautiful gardens and meadows, is Haddon Hall.
I stood amidst the familiar instruments, wondering where to begin.
It runs a remarkably straight course westward through a narrow trough from Daolatyar to Obeh, amidst the bleak wind-swept uplands of the highest central elevations in Afghanistan.
Then amidst a dead silence the feeble voice of the commander-in-chief was heard.
The cottage is situated on the Spey river amidst scenery of surpassing loveliness.
Liberated by an amnesty, Garibaldi returned once more to Caprera amidst general sympathy.
He died amidst general regret in March 1906, and was succeeded by Dr. Alcorta for the remaining years of his term.
The city is attractively situated amidst a group of low hills in the heart of the lake country of western New York; the streets are wide, with a profusion of shade trees.
For ten years, amidst continual civil war, Monagas was supreme.
It lies amidst a wild, inaccessible region of snowbound crests, and is certainly nowhere less than 15,000 ft.
And now, throughout the provinces of Asia Minor, in Rome, and even in Gaul, amidst the raging of persecution, attention was attracted to this remarkable movement.
The shops consist of small cubes, open in the front, in which the trader squats cross-legged amidst his wares.
Amidst these schisms the defence of Italy collapsed.
The first conception of the Decline and Fall arose as he lingered one evening amidst the vestiges of ancient glory.
Amidst much that is valueless there are some useful notices concerning the state of agriculture at the time in different parts of England.
After much unreasoning vituperation the Irish Catholic civil governor, who had arrived amidst the acclamations of all, left his post in disgust.
Yet the feat pronounced impossible by mid-century scepticism was accomplished by contemporary scholarship, amidst the clamour of opposition and incredulity.
His retreat from Jaroslau to Warsaw, with the fragments of his host, amidst three converging armies, in a marshy forest region, intersected in every direction by well-guarded rivers, was one of his most brilliant achievements.
Hood, at a loss to divine Sherman's purpose, hastened on into Tennessee amidst weather which would have stopped most troops.
Even amidst the cares of the consulship he found time for commenting on the Categories of Aristotle.
In the Moscow basin, which was a broad gulf of the Carboniferous sea, coal appears as isolated inconstant seams amidst littoral deposits, the formation of which was favoured by frequent minor subsidences of the seacoast.
Shipley Hall, to the south of Heanor, is a mansion built on a hill, amidst fine gardens.
Afterwards, amidst the ruins of their army, two battalions of the 1st Grenadiers of the Guard defied all efforts to break them.
Among his many publications, written, it is only fair to admit, amidst the urgent pressure of practical work, there is barely a page or even a sentence that bears the stamp of immortality.
We are still among the exiles at the close of the captivity, or, as others think, amidst a poor community in Jerusalem, whose members have now been dispersed among the Gentiles.
It lies, amidst a network of canals, immediately to the west and south of its port, which disputes with Bordeaux the rank of third in importance in France.
In 1089 he was stricken with fever and he died on the 24th of May amidst universal lamentations.
Amidst such confusion the authority of the Mogul empire rapidly disappeared, but it lasted as a name till the Mutiny (1857).
But the memory of the benefits conferred by the English constitution remained fresh and green amidst the arid waste of repression which followed.