In the Northern Alps the pine forests rarely surpass the limit of 6000 ft.
The eagles comprise many species, but none to surpass the golden eagle of Europe.
For a couple of centuries Lydgate's reputation equalled, if it did not surpass, that of his master.
The Roman remains of Verona surpass those of any other city of northern Italy.
The coins of Anund surpass all that were struck during the next two centuries.
Probably no examples surpass those on the west doors of Notre Dame in Paris - unhappily much falsified by restoration.
At least the coniferous forests which make up nine-tenths of California's woodland surpass all others known in number of species and in the size and beauty of the trees.