Paintings hung on every wall and expensive looking pottery lamps with hand painted shades gave the room a warm glow.
Amid boxes, lamps, and glassware of every description sat the old man, atop a trunk, snuggled between the two maiden ladies from Indiana.
The bombshell blonde always threw good dinner parties with fun themes; this theme had been Disco Night, complete with lava lamps, disco ball, tacky '70s music that still jammed out the open windows, and costumes for those who chose to wear them.
The nozzles of small lamps are inserted in the tubes L, L, for illuminating the webs in a dark field; the light from these lamps is admitted through apertures in the strong hollow cylinder above mentioned (for illumination, see p. 385).
The mines were known to the Carthaginians, as discoveries of lamps, coins, &c. (now in the museum at Cagliari), testify.
3 The Pisan workings are only distinguished from the Roman by the character of the small objects (lamps, coins, &c.) found in them.
The large modern trunk exchanges are equipped with relays and lamps for signalling purposes.
A large number of votive terra-cotta figures, vases and lamps were found in the course of the excavations.
The processes employed in the manufacture of the glass bulbs for incandescent electric lamps, are similar to the old- FIG.
They consist of an electric battery cable and lamp-holders and small glow lamps; that for the hind-sight is coloured.
The side walks are very narrow, and the gas lamps are attached to the walls of the buildings.
Lamplighters used to light street lamps every night, before the accursed electricity came along.
In this room it was almost dark; only two tiny lamps were burning before the icons and there was a pleasant scent of flowers and burnt pastilles.
It was already quite dark when Prince Andrew rattled over the paved streets of Brunn and found himself surrounded by high buildings, the lights of shops, houses, and street lamps, fine carriages, and all that atmosphere of a large and active town which is always so attractive to a soldier after camp life.
Oh, these insufferable streets, shops, bakers' signboards, street lamps, and sleighs! thought Rostov, when their leave permits had been passed at the town gate and they had entered Moscow.
In her snug room, with lamps burning before the icon stand, a young lad with a long nose and long hair, wearing a monk's cassock, sat on the sofa beside her, behind a samovar.