Three doorways, three codes.
There were no doorways, just a hole.
Beyond its yawning mouth, she saw what looked like yellow doorways glowing.
She walked towards the brightest of the glowing doorways and hesitated, unable to see through it.
It was there, and one of the doorways on the other side beckoned her.
Several doorways glowed around her, and Kris yanked her toward one.
He all but dragged her through one of the glowing doorways before she vomited.
It is lighted by the two doorways already mentioned.
The parts are easy of transport and can be handled without difficulty through narrow doorways and in confined situations.
The four wall-surfaces that flank the three western doorways are decorated with very beautiful sculpture in relief, once ornamented with colour, the designs for which, according to Burckhardt, must be ascribed to the architect of the whole, though executed by other (but still Sienese, not Pisan) hands.
Examples of Norman work are frequent in doorways, as in the churches of Allestree and Willington near Repton, while a fine tympanum is preserved in the modern church of Findern.
(For views of interior and exterior, see Architecture.) for in the entrance gateway of the Lal Darwaza or Red Gate mosque at Jaunpur, where an arch (of two rings of ogee shape) is carried by a solid wall, built under it, which is pierced with three doorways with bracket-capitals and architraves, returning therefore to trabeated construction.
The doorways which are seen interrupting the lines of graves are those of the family sepulchral chambers, or cubicula, of which we shall speak more particularly hereafter.
When their country was first invaded they fled into the forests, and the Spaniards, coming upon their huts, the doorways of which are built excessively low, supposed them to be dwarfs: hence the name.
4 There are some very beautiful doorways to mosques and other specimens of Moorish art at Gabes.
From these doorways, generally left open, the interior light is principally obtained, windows, as the term is generally understood, being rare.
The doorways are of finely-cut stone, and of Greek type, and the date, though uncertain, cannot, from the careful jointing of the blocks, be very early.
Doorways were usually square, but corbelled archways and gateways surmounted with sculptures were not uncommon.
Although it has been restored, there remain traces of Saxon workmanship in the chancel, besides two Norman doorways, a font of the same period, a stone altar bearing five crosses and a fine 15th-century brass.
As the superstructures are mostly gone, there is no evidence as to the position and form of the doorways, or the size, number and position of the windows, if there were any.
They are sometimes provided with doorways faced with stucco, and these have painted ornamentation.
The outsides of the principal doorways and their pointed arches are magnificently enriched with carving and coloured inlay, a curious combination of three styles - Norman-French, Byzantine and Arab.
The south porch is one of the finest Norman examples extant, both the outer and the inner doorways (especially the first) exhibiting the typical ornament of the period in remarkable exuberance.
The sculptured doorways, chimneys and friezes of the interior are especially fine.
At Laon and Amiens there are sculptured Jesses over the central west doorways of the cathedrals.
Many of the finest old houses are of the gambrel type; and there are many beautiful doorways, doorheads and other details.
The façade, with its three elaborate doorways, belongs to the 14th century and is a copy of French models of the 13th.
The subjects of its nine chapters are - (I) the Corinthian, Ionic and Doric orders; (2) the ornaments of capitals, ac.; (3) the Doric order; (4) proportions of the cella and pronaos; (5) sites of temples; (6) doorways of temples and their architraves; (7) the Etruscan or Tuscan order of temples; (8) circular temples; (9) altars.
The climate is much drier than that of Chiapas, and the structures are in a better state of preservation than those of Palenque, but the rank vegetation and the decay of the wooden lintels over the doorways have broken down many of the walls.
Sphinxes of the usual Greek type are represented seated on each side of two doorways in an ancient frieze found by Sir Charles Fellowes at Xanthus in Lycia, and now in the British Museum.
It is chiefly characterized by the almost universal employment of the pointed arch, not only in arches of wide span such as those of the nave arcade, but for doorways and windows.
Pillars like the Hermae, called Hecataea, stood, especially in Athens, at cross-roads and doorways, perhaps to keep away the spirits of evil.
All three are Gothic edifices and are notable for their elaborately carved doorways, in which free play has been given to the exuberant fancy of the Gothic style, and all three enshrine valuable treasures of art.
And IX.; and granite doorways were added to the temples of Month and Mt by Ptolemy II.
"They look like doorways," said Dorothy; "only there are no stairs to get to them."
As soon as the provocatively gay strains of Daniel Cooper (somewhat resembling those of a merry peasant dance) began to sound, all the doorways of the ballroom were suddenly filled by the domestic serfs--the men on one side and the women on the other--who with beaming faces had come to see their master making merry.