From the foyer, they entered a huge room with a wide staircase that curved gracefully from the balcony on the second floor.
As she rounded the curve in the staircase, the room became silent.
He couldn't sense the Other and paused at the foot of the sweeping, grand staircase leading to the second floor.
Wynn trotted down the grand staircase, keys in one hand and jacket in the other.
As he answered the late night call, he glanced up the staircase to see Edith in the hall above, a specter in her antique dress, a look of alarm on her face.
The staircase leads either to a platform on the top of the nuraghe or, more frequently, to a second chamber concentric with the first, lighted by a window which faces, as a rule, in the same direction as the main doorway.
8 a steps and a wooden staircase give access to the monastery.
He reached Moscow on the 15th of May, prepared "to lay down his life for the tsar," and at once proceeded to the head of the Red Staircase to meet and argue with the assembled stryeltsi, who had been instigated to rebel by the anti-Petrine faction.
The true domestic quarter lay to the south of the great hail, and was approached from the central court by a descending staircase, of which three flights and traces of a fourth are preserved.
Of it came to light a " royal villa " with staircase, and a basilica-like hall (Evans, B.S.
Built the graceful horseshoe staircase in the Cour du Cheval Blanc; Napoleon I.
A fine carved staircase, however, still exists in the main chapel.
"In that case," said the man, "it will be best for you to cross our Valley and mount the spiral staircase inside the Pyramid Mountain.
Why, you go giddy even on a staircase, exclaimed several voices.
She hurriedly ascended the narrow dimly lit stone staircase, calling to Pierre, who was lagging behind, to follow.
Then the voice said something more, Demyan replied, and the steps in the felt boots approached the unseen bend of the staircase more rapidly.
Having entered the courtyard of a large house where the Lodge had its headquarters, and having ascended a dark staircase, they entered a small well-lit anteroom where they took off their cloaks without the aid of a servant.
A broad staircase led straight up from the entry, and to the right he saw a closed door.
Below, under the staircase, was a door leading to the lower floor.
He went down that staircase and out into the yard.