The land shelves down rapidly into the sea and is fronted by chains and groups of islands.
It ran along the shore at first, just behind the line of villas which fronted upon the sea, and are now half a mile inland, or even upon its edge (for an inscription records its being damaged by the waves).
It fronted on to the ancient forum, part of the pavement of which, with a base for the equestrian statues of Castor and Pollux (as the inscription upon it records) has been laid bare beneath the present Piazza Vittorio Emanuele.
Or perhaps one of the species of ' blue fronted Amazons ' .
At a whim will they eat your change, or dispense free beverages like some form of glass fronted god.
It was fronted by a pretty blond policewoman using the alias " Lizzie James " .
Formed in September 2000 and fronted by blond bombshell Denise Daniel...
The bird was in a mesh fronted cage and no longer had a cere, just a bloody lump of pulp.
The Art Objects were a beat combo fronted by a poet.
What used to be a large second-hand furniture emporium, was now an empty glass fronted building site.
Spacious Double Fronted Wine Bar with wood strip floor, long wooden topped bar with brick facia, hot plate.
The whole basement is fronted by our unique railings giving tantalizing glimpses into the domestic quarters.
Further back in the gloom stood a large hutch, divided into two compartments, one of which was fronted with close iron bars.
The ads are to be fronted by Michael Winner, but this time as a bumbling idiot.
The head is roughly a third of the total body length, with a small mouth fronted by large fused teeth.
Consider fitting some units that are open fronted or have clear safety glass so that foodstuffs and cooking utensils can be seen.
The common brown shrimp, Crangon crangon, can be found by sifting through the top layer of sand with a flat fronted net.
A stone fronted mid terrace cottage situated in the village of Garnant.
Once again the day was fronted by Roy Leighton, with a new soap opera which was interwoven with the presentations.
A classic and grand stucco fronted five story terrace house.
Redcliffe Road is a part stucco fronted house in a cherry tree lined street just off the Fulham Road.
The bowling green was then fronted by a wooden village tearoom on Station Road together with an enclosure to apparently ' contain children ' .
Note bow fronted offices & opposite twin towers of malt house.
This 21st century version of Saxon are fronted by vocalist John Ward, who formerly worked with the band Shy.
workmanlike performance by the forward who fronted up.
The bowling green was then fronted by a wooden village tearoom on Station Road together with an enclosure to apparently ' contain children '.
A workmanlike performance by the forward who fronted up.
He fronted a number of garage bands, most notably one called The Kids, which opened once for Iggy Pop.
Place them atop cabinets or shelves, or behind glass fronted cabinets to add warm charm.
Although it is no longer in business, people still look for Steve and Barry's clothing for women, thanks predominantly to its one major hit of the last several years: the Bitten clothing line licensed and fronted by Sarah Jessica Parker.
At that point, Nelly already fronted a successful men's label called Vocal.
The nineties witnessed the emergence of a number of female fronted guitar bands, including the likes of Echobelly, Sleeper, Lush and St Etienne.
Paramore, a popular alternative rock band fronted by Hayley Williams, also used the first verse of Leonard Cohen's song as an intro to their song of the same name from their 2008 tour album titled The Final Riot!
In the centre rises a dome, fronted by two smaller cupolas; while a secondary dome, broader and loftier than the central one, springs from the annexe.
Adjoining it to the east are the remains of a large rectangular building, which was apparently fronted by a colonnade; this has been identified with the XaXKO011Ki, a storehouse of bronze implements and arms, which was formerly supposed to lie against the north wall near the Propylaea.
The Stoa consisted of a series of 21 chambers, probably shops, faced by a double colonnade, the outer columns being of the Doric order, the inner unfluted, with lotus-leaf capitals; it possessed an upper storey fronted with Ionic columns.
The oblong block of buildings, fronted by lawns, is surrounded by a moat and protected by a gate-house, part of which dates from 1301, at which date the chapel and a part of the house were also built.
The anicut or dam at Bezwada, begun in 1852, consists of a mass of rubble, fronted with masonry, 1240 yds.
When the ice sheets fronted on land sloping southward to the Ohio, Mississippi and Missouri rivers, the drift-laden streams flowed freely away from the ice border; and as the streams, escaping from their subglacial channels, spread in broader channels, they ordinarily could not carry forward all their load; hence they acted not as destructive but as constructive agents, and aggraded their courses.
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