Phrases with "emerged"

As she got out of the carriage a step came lightly along the gravel, and Lord Newhaven emerged into the little ring of light by the archway. Red Pottage by Mary Cholmondeley [1899]

Radclyffe Hall The voice that emerged from his coarse, bearded throat was the voice of a child demanding its mother. The Well of Loneliness by Radclyffe Hall

Edgar Rice Burroughs All who came out had emerged from the same cave. Pellucidar by Edgar Rice Burroughs [1923]

Ralph Waldo Emerson Antimasonry had a deep right and wrong, which gradually emerged to sight out of the turbid controversy. Lecture On The Times by Ralph Waldo Emerson [1841]

Edith Wharton The lappets of her lace cap fell on her shoulders, and her thin arms emerged from the wide sleeves of a dark jacket, with undersleeves of white lawn also picked out in chalk. Hudson River Bracketed by Edith Wharton [1929]

Leon Trotsky I began to recall definite incidents, coupling them together, and there, before my eyes, Stalin emerged in a new light. My Life by Leon Trotsky

Anthony Trollope Now I had suddenly emerged among the aristocrats, and quite another state of things prevailed. The American Senator by Anthony Trollope

Arthur Conan Doyle It was only when they emerged from under the shelter of the vessel that they felt the full power of the sea. The Firm of Girdlestone by Arthur Conan Doyle [1890]

H. G. Wells They emerged from the fog garment like a third Armada, crossing the British path and hostile to the British. It was as if the spirit of the Arctic had intervened on the American side. The Autocracy of Mr. Parham by H. G. Wells [1930]

H. G. Wells He emerged dripping and muddy and vindictive. The History of Mr. Polly by H. G. Wells [1910]

Florence Dixie As we emerged from the valley on to the plains, an animal was descried on the sky-line, which at first we took for a gigantic guanaco, but which presently resolved itself into a horse. Across Patagonia by Florence Dixie [1880]

H. G. Wells From amidst the miscellany of experts and officials the figure of a certain General Gerson emerged gradually to a sort of preeminence. The Autocracy of Mr. Parham by H. G. Wells [1930]

H. G. Wells By Byfleet station we emerged from the pine trees, and found the country calm and peaceful under the morning sunlight. The War of the Worlds by H. G. Wells [1898]

H. G. Wells He emerged slowly from a naïve unconsciousness of his fluctuations,—a naïve unconsciousness of inconsistency that for most men and women remains throughout life. Marriage by H. G. Wells [1912]

Edgar Rice Burroughs When we emerged from the prospector the sun was directly above us. At the Earth’s Core by Edgar Rice Burroughs [1914]

H. G. Wells He emerged in the alcove again. When the Sleeper Wakes by H. G. Wells [1899]

Henry Handel Richardson She emerged powdered brown with dust and very tired, but radiantly happy: it was a great event in little Polly’s life, this homecoming, and coming, too, strong and well. Australia Felix by Henry Handel Richardson

H. G. Wells People emerged from the restaurants or entered them, grave, intent, dignified, or gently and agreeably excited or keen and vigilantbeyond the cheating of the sharpest waiter born. The Food of the Gods and how it came to Earth by H. G. Wells [1904]

Eleanor lingered for a few moments amongst these clustering laurels before she emerged upon the patch of smooth turf which was scarcely large enough to be dignified with the title of a lawn. Eleanor's Victory by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1863]

George Meredith He was set upon as soon as he emerged from the gateway; the cavalry cloak was torn from his back, and but for the chance circumstance of his swearing in English, he would have come to harm. Vittoria by George Meredith [1867]

Arthur Conan Doyle With a nod he vanished into the bedroom, whence he emerged in five minutes tweed-suited and respectable, as of old. The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle [1892]

Henry James A second glance assured him that she was that nice girl whom he had seen going into the other inn with her mother, and suggested that she had just emerged from the little church. Confidence by Henry James [1879]

Arthur Morrison He emerged on our side of the hedge with his back towards us, and began walking, as we had walked, behind the hedge, but in the opposite direction. The Chronicles of Martin Hewitt by Arthur Morrison

A long flight of stone steps leads to the lofts, and up these, as Peter and I emerged from the back door, the hounds were struggling helter-skelter. Some Experiences of an Irish R.M. by Somerville and Ross [1899]

Olaf Stapledon When at length Paul emerged from this swoon, he found himself recalling with strange distinctness the tarn where long ago he had first watched the intersecting waves. Last Men in London by Olaf Stapledon

Young Melvin plunged into the congenial narrative and emerged minutes later in a dusky glow. Stingaree by E. W. Hornung [1905]

When we emerged out of the tunnel into daylight, the lunatic’s face was blue. Going through the Tunnel by Ellen Wood [1869]

With one exception, the moths emerged from the cocoon during hours of darkness. Last Leaves from Dunk Island by E. J. Banfield

Henry Handel Richardson Even the rain had favoured him: his first glimpse of all this beauty was caught at its freshest, grass and foliage having emerged from the clouds as if new painted in greenness. The Way Home by Henry Handel Richardson

Edith Wharton A moment later Mr. Miles, pink and twinkling, emerged from the background, as if buoyed up on his broad white gown, and briskly dominated the bowed heads in the front rows. Summer by Edith Wharton [1917]

I dragged the shirt violently over my head and emerged staring. A Smile of Fortune by Joseph Conrad [1911]

Gradually we descended to a lower level, till we emerged on the top of a shed in a courtyard. Greenmantle by John Buchan

Arthur Conan Doyle A long silence was broken by a sudden exclamation from Holmes, who dashed at a cupboard, from which he emerged with a second yellow-covered volume in his hand. The Valley of Fear by Arthur Conan Doyle [1914]

Charles Dickens She went by the way Mrs. Sparsit had come, emerged from the green lane, crossed the stony road, and ascended the wooden steps to the railroad. Hard Times by Charles Dickens [1854]

Edgar Rice Burroughs I hoped that the hunters would prove friendly and be able to direct me toward Sari. Even as I was thinking these thoughts the quarry emerged from the forest. Pellucidar by Edgar Rice Burroughs [1923]

Jack London Out of the darkness emerged a man as filthy ragged as he. The Red One by Jack London [1918]

Perhaps a quarter of a minute passed, and then, with a lightening movement, Hidou emerged from his hiding place and darted across the road. Gentlemen of Crime by Arthur Gask [1932]

He emerged back out of the black depths, with livid, swollen features, and foam about his mouth, to splutter: “Their corpses, you say. Romance by Joseph Conrad and Ford Madox Ford [1903]

D. H. Lawrence They emerged into a wide yard, like a well, with buildings all round. Sons and Lovers by D. H. Lawrence

Mr. Grame, who had been hidden by a large upright tombstone, emerged into view. The Silent Chimes by Ellen Wood

Again the smoking front of gray receded, and again, as the enemy’s third line emerged from its leafy covert, it pushed forward across the piles of dead and wounded to threaten with protruded steel. What I Saw of Shiloh by Ambrose Bierce [1881]

When she suddenly emerged from this deep obscurity, the impression that she created was immediate and profound. Queen Victoria by Lytton Strachey

Olaf Stapledon Our most brilliant workers have actually succeeded in entering a few isolated individuals of a much more remote past, when the mammal had not yet emerged from the reptile. Last Men in London by Olaf Stapledon

E. Phillips Oppenheim A stout, gray-haired old lady emerged from the back premises, an empty tray in her hand. The Man Without Nerves by E. Phillips Oppenheim [1934]

We had to stop several times and chop away limbs and boughs to get through, when we emerged on the bank of a small gum creek, and, turning up its channel, soon saw some green rushes in the bed. Australia Twice Traversed by Ernest Giles

Leon Trotsky The break-up of the guild system brought a moral crisis in a society which had barely emerged from medieval. My Life by Leon Trotsky

H. Rider Haggard At length they emerged upon the head of the colossus, where neither of them had been before. The People of the Mist by H. Rider Haggard

We had an astonishingly good discussion; Neal burst once, but we emerged from his flood after a time, and Dayton had his interlude. The New Machiavelli by Herbert George Wells [1911]

On the fourteenth day the perfect insect emerged — a plump moth, silvery grey with pale brown smears, and apparently more comfortable in the dark than in daylight. Last Leaves from Dunk Island by E. J. Banfield

Arnold Bennett He emerged with nervous abruptness. Clayhanger by Arnold Bennett [1910]

At the end of this probation, and when he had entered his fortieth year, he emerged from his solitude into more active life. Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds by Charles Mackay [1852]

E. F. Benson And then came the climax of sensationalism, when at about ten minutes past eleven the two cowards emerged into the High Street on their way to catch the 11. Miss Mapp by E. F. Benson [1922]

D. H. Lawrence Out of the blackness sight slowly emerged again. The Prussian Officer and other stories by D. H. Lawrence

Edith Wharton Dr. Disbrow, at this point, emerged from the sitting-room. Fruit of the Tree by Edith Wharton [1907]

Henry James His competence was afterwards attacked, and it emerged triumphant, exactly as his perfect charity and humility and amenity, and his long inward loneliness, of half a century, did. A small boy and others by Henry James [1913]

H. G. Wells These four closed about us, one on either side of each of us, as we emerged from our chamber into the cavern from which the light had come. First Men in the Moon by H. G. Wells [1901]

Zona Gale Immediately Jarvo led the way through a strip of underbrush at the base of the mountain, and they emerged in a glade where the light hardly penetrated. Romance Island by Zona Gale [1906]

He reached the street, and, going through the Passage Brady, emerged upon the Boulevard Sebastopol. A car was passing and he boarded it, climbing up to the imperiale. In the Quarter by Robert W. Chambers

Presently he emerged again by himself, and went out still without speaking a word. Dr Nikola Returns by Guy Boothby [1896]

At almost the same moment Cleverest emerged from the door leading to the inner sanctum. The Heads of Cerberus by Francis Stevens

Charles Dickens When his laundress emerged from her burrow in the morning to make his kettle boil, he artfully led up to the subject of cellars and furniture; but the two ideas had evidently no connexion in her mind. The Uncommercial Traveller by Charles Dickens [1860]

Arthur Conan Doyle They emerged as being unquestionably single-exposure plates and, further, as bearing no evidence whatever in themselves of any trace of the innumerable faking devices known. The Coming of the Fairies by Arthur Conan Doyle [1922]

Five minutes later he emerged again, carrying a letter in his hand. Dr Nikola Returns by Guy Boothby [1896]

Jules Verne By this time the whole population had emerged from their hiding-places stealthily, thrusting their heads out first. Five Weeks in a Balloon by Jules Verne [1869]

H. G. Wells I emerged from the station, holding my little portmanteau which had suddenly become very heavy in my hand. An Experiment in Autobiography by H. G. Wells

D. H. Lawrence Connie emerged in the farm’s little front garden, shut in by a privet hedge. Lady Chatterley’s Lover by D. H. Lawrence

We emerged upon hearing that the procession was again moving towards the pulpit, where it shortly after formed itself into two lines. Life in Mexico by Frances Calderon de la Barca [1843]

John Galsworthy Adrian, stirred by the confusion of the policeman’s philosophy, waited in hopes of more, but at this moment Hilary emerged and came towards them. Flowering Wilderness by John Galsworthy

Arthur Conan Doyle He looked round him in surprise as he emerged into the clear, starlit night. The Hound of the Baskervilles by Arthur Conan Doyle [1902]

H.P. Lovecraft At length they emerged on a muddy road to find the sun coming out. The Dunwich Horror by H.P. Lovecraft [1928]

G. K. Chesterton It must be remembered that Shaw emerged as a wit in a sort of secondary age of wits; one of those stale interludes of prematurely old young men, which separate the serious epochs of history. George Bernard Shaw by G. K. Chesterton [1909]

When he emerged into the bitter night, a new faintness came over him, and he leaned, choking, on Darking’s arm. The Blanket of the Dark by John Buchan [1931]

Algernon Blackwood He emerged upon the plateau, and met the cooler Desert air. Sand by Algernon Blackwood [1912]

Edith Wharton The queer part of it was that when Dredge emerged from these eclipses he seemed keener and more active than ever. Tales of Men and Ghosts by Edith Wharton [1910]

James Joyce He emerged from under the feudal arch of the King’s Inns, a neat modest figure, and walked swiftly down Henrietta Street. The golden sunset was waning and the air had grown sharp. Dubliners by James Joyce

T. E. Lawrence Lewis, full of suggestion, emerged bursting with delight at what had been well done whenever a thing happened. Seven Pillars of Wisdom by T. E. Lawrence [1926]

Olaf Stapledon There were kindly and earnest products of sectarian schools, and others who had emerged from the same schools with a no less earnest, no less kindly, frivolity. Last Men in London by Olaf Stapledon

Jules Verne When the Isle Julia emerged from the Mediterranean, it did not remain long above the waves, and disappeared a few months after its birth. In Search of the Castaways by Jules Verne [1873]

When they suddenly emerged again into the daylight, he was just in the act of kissing her on the cheek. L’Assommoir by Émile Zola

T. E. Lawrence We sat and gnashed our teeth at them and let them pass: a severe ordeal, from which we only just emerged with honour. Seven Pillars of Wisdom by T. E. Lawrence [1926]

He was Anak, who had emerged as they crossed the road from the quarries, which were close at hand. The Crowned Skull by Fergus Hume

So still was the air that every sail hung limp and motionless, and so thick the fog that, when I emerged from the companion hatch, I could hardly distinguish the bulwarks on either side. The Beautiful White Devil by Guy Boothby [1897]

Ann Radcliffe She was now emerged from the darkness of the woods, and the moon, which shone bright, exhibited along the level sands the town and port in the distance. The Romance of the Forest by Ann Radcliffe [1791]

Thomas Hardy She entered the trunk, dislodged the box containing her old clothing, pulled off the satin shoes, and gloves, dress, and in ten minutes emerged in the cotton and shawl of shepherd’s plaid. The Romantic Adventures of a Milkmaid by Thomas Hardy

I had a pleasant run south, left the car at Oxford, and duly emerged on the platform at Paddington to find Medina waiting for me. The Three Hostages by John Buchan [1924]

H.P. Lovecraft Presently, however, he emerged from the open space into the narrower corridor and definitely located the glow as coming from a door on his right. The Case of Charles Dexter Ward by H.P. Lovecraft [1927]

Edith Wharton She seemed to herself to have passed through some fiery initiation from which she had emerged seared and quivering, but clutching to her breast a magic talisman. The Reef by Edith Wharton [1912]

Arthur Conan Doyle We rattled through an endless labyrinth of gas-lit streets until we emerged into Farrington Street. “We are close there now,” my friend remarked. The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle [1892]

Charles Dickens Stokers emerged from low underground doorways into factory yards, and sat on steps, and posts, and palings, wiping their swarthy visages, and contemplating coals. Hard Times by Charles Dickens [1854]

Jack London They emerged howling new doctrine, gathering crowds about them, forming new sects that split on doctrine and formed more sects. The Star Rover by Jack London [1915]

We emerged upon the neatly sanded open space on which this barrack stands, glad to obtain shelter, for the sun is still fierce. The Golden Chersonese and the way thither by Isabella L. Bird [1883]

Arthur Morrison A young constable who tried it once, getting ahead of two companions in his ardour, was laid low as he emerged from the passage, by a fire-grate adroitly let drop from an upper window. A Child of the Jago by Arthur Morrison

Arthur Conan Doyle It passed through the bar of light, vanished, appeared once more, lost itself in the darkness, emerged again. The Firm of Girdlestone by Arthur Conan Doyle [1890]

H. G. Wells As he emerged the man with the gun fired. The Stolen Bacillus and other incidents by H. G. Wells [1895]

Edith Wharton But presently a gold chain strung with small but lustrous pearls emerged from a tangle of cigarettes and bank-notes. The Children by Edith Wharton [1928]

Henry James This mood lasted long, and when he emerged from it his fish was cold; but that mattered little, for his appetite was gone. Madame de Mauves by Henry James [1874]

When he emerged from the brewhouse he was dragging a weight along the ground with two strong cords. Caramel Cottage by Ellen Wood [1885]

E. Phillips Oppenheim Perhaps because he had just emerged from an utterly different world, he was conscious of a queer sense of unreality in all he saw. Harvey Garrard's Crime by E. Phillips Oppenheim [1926]

H. G. Wells They emerged at first into a street whose opposite ways were crowded with the blue canvas liveries. When the Sleeper Wakes by H. G. Wells [1899]

Algernon Blackwood An enormous kit-bag — sack-shaped, very worn and dirtyemerged speedily from the bottom of a cupboard in the wall. Sand by Algernon Blackwood [1912]

At the same instant a man in a concertina-like black suit, who had emerged from a side alley, ran towards Winston, pointing excitedly to the sky. Nineteen Eighty-four by George Orwell

Andrew Lang But he tossed the blankets and pillows in the air, emerged from underneath, and said: “Now anyone who has the fancy for it may go a drive,” lay down at his fire, and slept till daylight. The Blue Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

E. Phillips Oppenheim A very human Anglo-American voice broke the silence, and the figure of a tall young man, broad-shouldered and powerful, emerged from the nearer of the great suite of rooms beyond. The Ostrekoff Jewels by E. Phillips Oppenheim [1932]

Then Victor Carrington emerged from his hiding-place, and rushed to the brink of the water. Run to Earth by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1868]

Guy de Maupassan As soon as he opened them vivid memories emerged from them, which stirred his soul. Strong as Death by Guy de Maupassan

He soon, however, emerged from this and, passing through the period of the great tragedies, reached the serene triumph and peace of his later dramas. A Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature by John W. Cousin [1910]

But when he had fairly recovered his wits, he emerged from his dreams and answered with haste. Sir Gawain and the Green Knight by translated by Kenneth G. T. Webster and W. A. Neilson

Henry Handel Richardson When he emerged again into the thronged and slightly dusty streets, his previous strong impression of the unreality of things was upon him again. Maurice Guest by Henry Handel Richardson

It was not till Cluffe, as he emerged from the Phoenix, saw Sturk’s figure stalking in the glimpses of the moon, under the village elm, that he suddenly recollected and marched up to him. The House by the Church-Yard by J. Sheridan Le Fanu

H. G. Wells The stress was all on the horror of the time, and when everything was said and done, our species emerged hardly better in its reactions than a stampede of poisoned rats. Star-Begotten by H. G. Wells [1937]

Willa Cather I made straight for the cabin, it was about three miles from the spot where the trail emerged at the top. The Professor’s House by Willa Cather [1925]

The door opened and, following upon some hoarse whisperings, three men emerged into the corridor. The Hidden Door by Arthur Gask [1934]

Isabella Bird After a steep ascent we emerged on a broad rolling upland valley, deeply gashed by a stream, with the grand range of the Kala Kuh on the south side, and low bare hills on the north. Journeys in Persia and Kurdistan by Isabella Bird [1891]

The author was a little dazed when he emerged into the street and the sunshine. The Ghost Ship by Richard Middleton

Jules Verne It is a mystery how Uncle Prudent and Phil Evans emerged alive from the thousands who welcomed them. Robur the Conqueror by Jules Verne [1887]

Nikolai Gogol The wine rather affected his head; and he emerged into the street, lively, pugnacious, and ready to raise the Devil, according to the Russian expression. The Mysterious Portrait by Nikolai Gogol

Jack London He emerged gasping, and waved his hand to still the threatening rumble. Lost Face by Jack London

Willa Cather Over there, in the golden light, the mass of mountains was splitting up into four distinct ranges, and as the sun dropped lower the peaks emerged in perspective, one behind the other. One of Ours by Willa Cather [1922]

He was like a figure set up on a pedestal, to represent in his persistent youth the power, and perhaps the virtues, of races that never grow old, that have emerged from the gloom. Lord Jim by Joseph Conrad [1900]

So by this time, being splendid in French boots and white vest, and altogether perfect and refreshed, I emerged from my dressing-room, Wylder by my side. Wylder’s Hand by J. Sheridan Le Fanu

Jacques Futrelle A moment later he emerged and held open the door for Mr. Grimm. A gentleman—Mr. Howard—rose from his seat and stared at him as he entered. Elusive Isabel by Jacques Futrelle [1909]

The shape of Lawrence Wentworth’s desire had emerged from the power of his body. Descent into Hell by Charles Williams [1937]

Edith Wharton The drawing-room window opened, and from it emerged Mrs. Raycie, in a ruffled sarsenet dress and Point de Paris cap, followed by her two daughters in starched organdy with pink spencers. False Dawn by Edith Wharton

Arthur Morrison He tapped with his stick till he struck the curb, and then crossed the muddy roadway; while Viney emerged again from the dark arch to meet him. The Hole in the Wall by Arthur Morrison

Anna Katherine Green Well, Correy, what is it?” he queried as the man emerged upon the landing where they stood. The Mystery of the Hasty Arrow by Anna Katherine Green

Willa Cather They emerged from a little entry into a large room which extended over both the front and back parlours. One of Ours by Willa Cather [1922]

Arthur Morrison We climbed the rising ground, and presently, among the trees, came to the place where the little rill emerged from the broken ground in the highest part of the wood. The Chronicles of Martin Hewitt by Arthur Morrison

Guy de Maupassan A small lantern carried by a stable-boy emerged now and then from one dark doorway to disappear immediately in another. Boule de Suif by Guy de Maupassan

H. G. Wells He emerged from his scrub upon a big level plain, and far away a fringe of trees marked the banks of the river. The Land Ironclads by H. G. Wells [1903]

Edith Wharton It was carrying him toward her, as usual, at a quick confident pace, which nevertheless lagged a little, she noticed, as he emerged from the beech-grove and struck across the lawn. Sanctuary by Edith Wharton [1903]

When, however, it emerged on the other side, which was the sphere, the light was altered in character. A Voyage to Arcturus by David Lindsay [1920]

Edith Wharton The players soon emerged at this call and presently the deck resounded with song and laughter. The Valley of Decision by Edith Wharton [1902]

The truth of the matter is, that before Miss Floyd emerged from the nursery she evinced a very decided tendency to become what is called “fast. Aurora Floyd by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1863]

Thomas Hardy At first it was indistinct by reason of the shadow from the bank; but it emerged thence and took shape, which was that of a human body, lying stiff and stark upon the surface of the stream. The Mayor of Casterbridge by Thomas Hardy

D. H. Lawrence The spruce trees stood below, where a tiny stream emerged in stones. The Princess by D. H. Lawrence [1925]

For what he saw, as he turned, was a corner of thick velvety darkness; and from that corner emerged a pair of swart, whiskered hands. Limehouse Nights by Thomas Burke

Mark Twain When he emerged at the quarry he felt secure, and so he picked up his nimble heels and flew. The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain [1876]

Nathaniel Hawthorne As Miriam and Donatello emerged from among the trees, the musicians scraped, tinkled, or blew, each according to his various kind of instrument, more inspiringly than ever. The Marble Faun by Nathaniel Hawthorne [1860]

Henry James Her sister-in-law, however, whose hair was not yet dressed, emerged like a brassy discord in a maze of melody. Madame de Mauves by Henry James [1874]

It was a sad-faced, miserable little man who emerged from the narrow passage into the bustle of the broad thoroughfare. The Secret Agent by Joseph Conrad [1907]

It was like a long debauch, from which I emerged with regret that it should ever end. My Literary Passions by William Dean Howells

H. G. Wells And almost simultaneously the little Napoleonic figure of Mr. Rupert Catskill emerged against the blue. Men Like Gods by H. G. Wells [1923]

Twenty minutes later, M. d’Escorval emerged from the prison without his clerk. Monsieur Lecoq by Émile Gaboriau

Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu On a sudden, from the little door in the boundary wall, emerged two ladies. The Tenants of Malory by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu [1867]

They drew nearer and nearer, and a body of cavalry soon emerged on the great square. The History of the Conquest of Mexico by William Hickling Prescott [1843]

Olaf Stapledon Every arachnoid still emerged for sexual mating, and also for certain ritual gymnastic exercises. Star Maker by Olaf Stapledon

Presently Darking emerged spitting earth from his mouth. The Blanket of the Dark by John Buchan [1931]

As if he had just started, he wriggled and scrambled along, and at last actually emerged from the black womb of death into the adorable, intolerable brilliance of day. Nightmare! by Francis Stevens

Jules Verne And the “Albatross” emerged from the polar circle on the hundred and seventy-fifth meridian. Robur the Conqueror by Jules Verne [1887]

Thomas Hardy So the much-tried young woman unfastened the door of the hot-house, and went back by the way she had emerged a few hours ago. A Group of Noble Dames by Thomas Hardy [1891]

H. Rider Haggard On seeing him, George emerged from the sulky silence into which he was plunged, and advanced to meet him. Dawn by H. Rider Haggard

Olaf Stapledon Gradually an important principle emerged in this study. Last Men in London by Olaf Stapledon

Thomas Hardy Accordingly, they bore away towards the town, shouting as they went, and in due course emerged upon the highway. The Woodlanders by Thomas Hardy

H. G. Wells She emerged from Rud’s private apartments with a scared expression on her handsome face and nothing portentous left about her. The Holy Terror by H. G. Wells [1939]

She began to limp before she had emerged from the wood. The Golden Calf by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1883]

A tall lanky young man, with a sallow face and sleek black hair, emerged quickly from some door in the obscure background, and asked in a sharp voice what the visitor pleased to want. Fenton’s Quest by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1871]

Panawe and Maskull emerged into the open air. A Voyage to Arcturus by David Lindsay [1920]

M. R. James Humphreys called to him to follow the track he had beaten out, and soon Cooper emerged panting into the central circle. More Ghost Stories of an Antiquary by M. R. James

Florence Dixie At last we emerged from some thick underwood into a broad clearing, and eagerly pushed forward. Across Patagonia by Florence Dixie [1880]

H. G. Wells He spent an active and useful half-hour with a very competent subordinate and then he emerged upon the air-field again. The Holy Terror by H. G. Wells [1939]

Above all, there was a belief in the revolution and the future, a feeling of having suddenly emerged into an era of equality and freedom. Homage to Catalonia by George Orwell [1938]

Jaikie and Prince John emerged from a scullery window and by way of a thicket of laurels reached a fir planting which led to the park boundary. Castle Gay by John Buchan [1930]

Thomas Hardy She emerged in a minute or two, and they went inside together. The Woodlanders by Thomas Hardy

Nathaniel Hawthorne He had no need to summon her either by word or signal; for she had descended, emerged from the door, and stood before him, while he was yet at some distance from the house. Fanshawe by Nathaniel Hawthorne [1826]

Edith Wharton It was a dreadful hour — an hour from which she emerged shrinking and seared, as though her lids had been scorched by its actual glare. The House of Mirth by Edith Wharton [1905]

Thomas Hardy So wrapping herself up hurriedly she emerged into the passage, and by the aid of a faint light burning at the entrance to the saloon found the foot of the stairs, and ascended to the deck. A Pair of Blue Eyes by Thomas Hardy [1899]

As he emerged upon the lower ground he again encountered the same figure. The Haunted Baronet by J. Sheridan Le Fanu [1871]

Henry Handel Richardson It was with him when, stiff and tired, he emerged from his seclusion, and walked home through the trails of mist that hung, breast-high, on the meadow-land. Maurice Guest by Henry Handel Richardson

Olaf Stapledon When Paul had recovered from the first shock of his misfortune, he emerged to find himself painfully oscillating between two moods. Last Men in London by Olaf Stapledon

Gaston Leroux And I remembered the two arms that had emerged from the inky waters . The Phantom of the Opera by Gaston Leroux [1910]

Henry Handel Richardson At the end of this time — Mary being still from home — he emerged heavy-eyed and a trifle dazed, from sittings protracted late into the night, and paused to take his bearings. The Way Home by Henry Handel Richardson

Arthur Morrison As he emerged into the street, a hand was reached to catch him, which he dodged by instinct. A Child of the Jago by Arthur Morrison

Charles Dickens At the appointed hour, he emerged from it to present himself in Mr. Lorry’s room again, where he found the old gentleman walking to and fro in restless anxiety. A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens [1859]

He was to wait there until I emerged from my hotel, himself remaining as far as possible out of sight. My Strangest Case by Guy Boothby [1901]

Baldwin Spencer They emerged at Incharlinga on the Stirling Creek, where they performed ceremonies, and from here Kukaitcha led them right away north to the country of the salt water. The Native Tribes of Central Australia by Baldwin Spencer

Thomas Hardy Further up it emerged upon a ledge immediately over the turnpike-road, and sheltered by an overhanging face of rubble rock, with bushes above. A Pair of Blue Eyes by Thomas Hardy [1899]

Virginia Woolf The shadows shook as she stood waiting; in a moment he emerged from the shadows. The Years by Virginia Woolf [1937]

F. Scott Fitzgerald A minute later when he emerged into the twilight the relief in coming from the muggy church into an open world of wheat and sky postponed the full realization of what he had done. All the Sad Young Men by F. Scott Fitzgerald [1926]

Edith Wharton She emerged from it to say: “There’ll be Mattie’s board less, any how — ” Ethan, supposing the discussion to be over, had turned to go down to supper. Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton [1911]

H. Rider Haggard From the cab emerged Leonard and Juanna, looking very much the better for their sea journey. The People of the Mist by H. Rider Haggard

Algernon Blackwood Something that had survived somehow the advance of humanity had emerged terrifically, betraying a scale of life still monstrous and immature. The Wendigo by Algernon Blackwood [1910]

Anthony Trollope Henri was still in an agony of suspense, not knowing what to do or to propose, when de Lescure emerged from out of the cloud of dust, and galloped up to him. La Vendée by Anthony Trollope

Thomas Hardy She stepped forward just as he emerged from the other side of the tree and appeared erect before her. Desperate Remedies by Thomas Hardy [1871]

John Galsworthy She had! Good! He was taking a sniff round, when Ting-a-ling passed him trottant, and her voice said: “Well, my darling!” Wishing that he was, Michael emerged from behind the wardrobe door. The White Monkey by John Galsworthy

Indeed, so enjoyable was it, that I was almost sorry when we left the forest for the last time and emerged on to a small plain, bounded by the scrub on one side and by the mountain on the other. The Beautiful White Devil by Guy Boothby [1897]

M. P. Shiel Having reached the end, I emerged upon a wide ledge which shuddered to the immediate onsets of the sea. Shapes in the Fire by M. P. Shiel [1896]

Thomas Paine It is to independence that every Tory owes the present safety which he lives in; for by that, and that only, we emerged from a state of dangerous suspense, and became a regular people. The American Crisis by Thomas Paine

Thereupon the saurian emerged from his dream and took to the water, greatly to the surprise of the man-and-brother. Fantastic Fables by Ambrose Bierce

Edith Wharton The street upon which she emerged was still empty: and after glancing up and down it she began to walk toward her house. Summer by Edith Wharton [1917]

Henry James I didn’t allude to the lot, however; I flattered myself that I emerged on this occasion from the infancy of art. The Figure in the Carpet by Henry James [1896]

E. Phillips Oppenheim In the end, the Colonel emerged from the telephone booth and resumed his seat behind his desk without speech. The Spy Paramount by E. Phillips Oppenheim [1934]

Jack London I emerged and tried to work in the chaos of inefficiency of the loom-rooms. The Star Rover by Jack London [1915]

E. Phillips Oppenheim It was only when they emerged into the civilized part of the city that Sogrange began to laugh softly. Peter Ruff and the Double Four by E. Phillips Oppenheim [1912]

Elizabeth Gaskell Once a week they emerged and crossed the common, catching on its summit the first sounds of the sweet-toned bells, calling them to church. The Moorland Cottage by Elizabeth Gaskell [1851]

Then we dropped into a covert of birches and emerged on the white glen highway. Space by John Buchan [1911]

D. H. Lawrence Presently Millicent emerged again, flitting indoors. Aaron’s Rod by D. H. Lawrence

But it happened that the physician arrived at Fellside on one of Lord Maulevrier’s bad days, and the patient never emerged from the feeblest phase of imbecility. Phantom Fortune by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1883]

H.P. Lovecraft Immediately afterward Jermyn emerged from the room, rushing frantically toward the front of the house as if pursued by some hideous enemy. Facts Concerning the Late Arthur Jermyn and His Family by H.P. Lovecraft [1920]

James Joyce You have but emerged from primitive conditions: we have a literature, a priesthood, an agelong history and a polity. Ulysses by James Joyce [1922]

And now, forward!” Two long, white beams sprang into being, and by the shifting rays Mr. Jones saw the narrow, trodden trail from which they had emerged in the afternoon. Nightmare! by Francis Stevens