In process of time, as the arts of war developed, it increased in size
and strength, and although recorded details are lacking, the history is written not merely in the stone of its building, but is inferred in the changes of structure.
Before them stood a little man about the same size
as the Munchkins.
In this manner it came about that he fought all sizes
and breeds of dogs.
But upon investigation we find, that not only are the whales of the present day superior in magnitude to those whose fossil remains are found in the Tertiary system (embracing a distinct geological period prior to man), but of the whales found in that Tertiary system, those belonging to its latter formations exceed in size
those of its earlier ones.
But the large rivers are full of vessels, and abound with excellent fish; for they seldom get any from the sea, because the sea fish are of the same size
with those in Europe, and consequently not worth catching; whereby it is manifest, that nature, in the production of plants and animals of so extraordinary a bulk, is wholly confined to this continent, of which I leave the reasons to be determined by philosophers.
The first thing I've got to do,' said Alice to herself, as she wandered about in the wood, `is to grow to my right size
again; and the second thing is to find my way into that lovely garden.
As I drew near it seemed to me to be a white ball of immense size
and height, and when I could touch it, I found it marvellously smooth and soft.
Nor, again, can one of vast size
be beautiful; for as the eye cannot take it all in at once, the unity and sense of the whole is lost for the spectator; as for instance if there were one a thousand miles long.
To its perfection its size
bears witness, for there is no other appliance so small for the great work it has to do.
Dear father, I wish for eleven girls exactly like myself in face, figure, and size
Allen's house, he was sure, must be exactly of the true size
for rational happiness.
They were of the very largest size
, their bodies being more than three feet in length, and the lower surface of their white wings glittering in the sunlight.