She heard Tess re-ascend the stairs to the first floor
, and the departure of Clare, and the closing of the front door behind him.
Being conveyed into the front parlour, she was there deposited on a sofa; and the lady from the first floor
running up to the first floor
, returned with a bottle of sal-volatile, which, holding Mrs.
Within this door is the staircase which ascends straight through the thickness of the wall, not communicating with the room on the first floor
, in whose centre is the opening to the dungeon.
This tree grew exactly in front of the window in which we were so much interested, its lower branches being on a level with the first floor
of the chateau.
The disguised workman ran after me with a shout of "Stop!" I was conveniently deaf to him--reached the first floor
landing--and arrived at a door which shut off the whole staircase higher up; an iron door, as solid as if it belonged to a banker's strong-room, and guarded millions of money.
The letter then which arrived at the end of the preceding chapter was from Mr Allworthy, and the purport of it was, his intention to come immediately to town, with his nephew Blifil, and a desire to be accommodated with his usual lodgings, which were the first floor
for himself, and the second for his nephew.
The trend of the tunnel I had been traversing had been slightly upward, and from this I judged that the chamber into which I now found myself looking must be either on the first floor
of the palace or directly beneath the first floor
On the first floor
was Madame's bed-chamber, a large room papered in a flowered design and containing the portrait of Monsieur dressed in the costume of a dandy.
You start in the attic and work your way down to the first floor
The brilliantly lighted apartments of the first floor
told me where first to seek, and advancing to the windows I peered within.
The ground floor of one of the houses in it is occupied by a small newsvendor's shop, and the first floor
and the second are let as furnished lodgings of the humblest kind.
"Madeleine," said the Gascon, "give me your apartment on the first floor
; now that I am a captain in the royal musketeers I must make an appearance; nevertheless, reserve my old room on the fifth story for me; one never knows what may happen."