Phrases with "emerged"

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]

As his footsteps died away on the stairs, Polton emerged from the adjacent laboratory and came in to clear away the breakfast-things. Mr Polton Explains by R. Austin Freeman [1940]

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]

Andrew Lang And, strange to say, that in proportion as the comb emerged from its sheath the lady’s head was freed from its horrible covering, and her body rose a little more out of the water. The Olive Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

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

D. H. Lawrence She hurried along the edge of the track, then, crossing the converging lines, came to the stile by the white gates, whence she emerged on the road. The Prussian Officer and other stories by D. H. Lawrence

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

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]

Disengaging myself, to the accompaniment of her curses, I sped after my leader, and a moment later emerged into the open court itself. The Lust of Hate by Guy Boothby [1898]

Edith Wharton As Halo emerged into the street a glittering motor drove up and stopped. The Gods Arrive by Edith Wharton [1932]

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

E. F. Benson I saw that when I emerged from my terror, and I went very humbly back to where I had heard the Pan-pipes. The Man Who Went Too Far by E. F. Benson

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

William Hope Hodgson As we drew nearer and nearer to the edge of the scum, the boat moved more and more perceptibly, until suddenly we emerged with a clean, sweet, fresh sound into the open sea. The Derelict by William Hope Hodgson

John Galsworthy Smither shall go with it to the Police Station.” As if struck by the words, the dog emerged from Cook’s skirt and approached the voice. On Forsyte ’Change by John Galsworthy

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

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]

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

As we turned to retrace our steps, Nikola emerged from the companion-hatch and joined us. Dr Nikola Returns by Guy Boothby [1896]

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

But, when he emerged from the house, Guy was already out of sight, and he could not succeed in finding him. The Heir of Redclyffe by Charlotte M. Yonge [1853]

Ford Madox Ford The cart turned up: the horse emerged from the mist: head and shoulders: pawing. Some Do Not . . . by Ford Madox Ford [1924]

Nathaniel Hawthorne He emerged from his concealment, and presented himself before the Veiled Lady, with the wine-flush, it may be, quite gone out of his cheeks. The Blithedale Romance by Nathaniel Hawthorne [1852]

Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch They emerged through the trap upon a flat roof, where on Mondays Mrs. Mayow spread her family “wash” to dry in the harbour breezes. Midsummer Fires by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch

Thomas Hardy Having found it, he emerged from the inner door, crossed the brewhouse, and went into the yard. Desperate Remedies by Thomas Hardy [1871]

As he paused to recover himself, the moon emerged from a silver cloud, and shone full upon the walls of that mysterious habitation. The Last Days of Pompeii by Edward Bulwer-Lytton [1834]

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

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

H. G. Wells It emerged at once bearing on one fluke, with a ridiculous air of fastidious selection, a small child’s chair, and pursued by a maddened shopman. The War in the Air by H. G. Wells [1908]

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]

Arnold Bennett At the same moment somebody emerged obscurely from the kitchen. These Twain by Arnold Bennett [1916]

D. H. Lawrence She emerged from the bushes and raspberry canes. The Prussian Officer and other stories by D. H. Lawrence

Henry Handel Richardson At breakfast-time he emerged pale and peevish, to a day that proved hardly less wearing than the night had been. The Way Home by Henry Handel Richardson

Thomas Hardy Before they had emerged from the shadow of the hall some persons were seen moving along the road. The Trumpet-Major by Thomas Hardy [1879]

H. G. Wells And it chanced that as I emerged from the hollies by the corner of the shrubbery I was startled to come unexpectedly upon a young man in evening dress smoking a cigar. In the Days of the Comet by H. G. Wells [1906]

D. H. Lawrence They emerged irregularly from the small piazza to the street, calling and vociferating. Aaron’s Rod by D. H. Lawrence

Edmund Burke It is a thing to be wondered at, to see how very soon France, when she had a moment to respire, recovered and emerged from the longest and most dreadful civil war that ever was known in any nation. Reflections on the Revolution in France by Edmund Burke [1790]

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]

John Galsworthy His face, ghostly patient, was the one thing Eustace noticed from time to time; it emerged as if supported by no body. On Forsyte ’Change by John Galsworthy

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]

Edith Wharton As for Hayley Delane, he emerged older, heavier, more stooping, but otherwise unchanged from the ordeal. The Spark by Edith Wharton

Arnold Bennett When he emerged Hilda was in anguish. Hilda Lessways by Arnold Bennett [1911]

Several connected words emerged at times. The Secret Agent by Joseph Conrad [1907]

Edgar Rice Burroughs Then at a sudden turn we emerged into the full light of the noonday sun. At the Earth’s Core by Edgar Rice Burroughs [1914]

At length we emerged into the open air. A Strange Manuscript Found in a Copper Cylinder by James De Mille [1888]

And, in truth, a few minutes before two Di emerged from her room in the neatest and driest of blue serge gowns. Diana Tempest by Mary Cholmondeley [1893]

Edgar Rice Burroughs It seemed that I had scarcely settled myself in a comfortable position before a party of cave men emerged from one of the smaller apertures in the cliff-face, about fifty feet from the base. Pellucidar by Edgar Rice Burroughs [1923]

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

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]

Finally they had emerged into a noisy, crowded place which he had realized to be a Tube station. Nineteen Eighty-four by George Orwell

D. H. Lawrence They emerged on a bare slope, and the trail wound through frail aspen stems. The Princess by D. H. Lawrence [1925]

Arthur Conan Doyle He perceived me the instant I emerged from the arbour. The Winning Shot by Arthur Conan Doyle

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]

Thomas Hardy Having looked round about, they were intending to re-enter the copse when a fox quietly emerged with a dragging brush, trotted past them tamely as a domestic cat, and disappeared amid some dead fern. The Woodlanders by Thomas Hardy

Edgar Rice Burroughs The hunting warriors emerged from the forest, and when all were within the palisade the gates were closed and barred. Tarzan of the Apes by Edgar Rice Burroughs [1912]

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]

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

When he emerged from the garret, it was to read Latin with a candidate in theology, a Mr. Monrad, brother of the afterwards famous professor. Henrik Ibsen by Edmund Gosse

H. G. Wells He emerged on the livid brilliance and streaming movement of the public street. A Story of the Days To Come by H. G. Wells [1897]

Nellie Bly They entered his neat little home while he jumped into a boiling bath in the open garden, from which he emerged later as red as a lobster. Around the World in Seventy-Two Days by Nellie Bly [1890]

Theodore Dreiser When Frank Algernon Cowperwood emerged from the Eastern District Penitentiary in Philadelphia he realized that the old life he had lived in that city since boyhood was ended. The Titan by Theodore Dreiser

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]

But to my horror he emerged from the train, on the Wednesday evening, a cadaverous caricature of the splendid person I had gone to meet. Mr. Justice Raffles by E. W. Hornung [1909]

Theodore Dreiser When the time for closing came, his coat torn, his collar twisted loose, his necktie ripped, his hat lost, he emerged sane, quiet, steady-mannered. The Financier by Theodore Dreiser

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

Edith Wharton Presently the Duke and Duchess emerged from his Highness’s closet. The Valley of Decision by Edith Wharton [1902]

George Gissing Irene emerged from the taciturnity into which she had more and more withdrawn, and March, not an unobservant man, evidently noted this, and reflected upon it. The Crown of Life by George Gissing [1899]

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]

D. H. Lawrence He emerged from under the sink, and they went to the kitchen and afterwards upstairs. The Lost Girl by D. H. Lawrence

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

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]

Jules Verne It was now the 30th of October, and on the following day the Rangoon was due at Singapore. Fix emerged from his cabin and went on deck. Around the World in 80 Days by Jules Verne [1873]

Henry James He emerged out of vagueness — his Sicily might have been the Sicily of A Winter’s Tale — and would evidently be reabsorbed in it; but his presence was positive and pervasive enough. The Tragic Muse by Henry James [1890]

He had need of all his good spirits, for he emerged into an unrelenting drizzle. Huntingtower by John Buchan [1922]

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

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

Thomas Hardy By the time that they emerged upon a glade it rained heavily. The Woodlanders by Thomas Hardy

Algernon Blackwood Whole hills of sand went shifting into level surfaces whence gardens of dim outline emerged to meet the sunlight. Sand by Algernon Blackwood [1912]

Arthur Conan Doyle Suddenly with a start he emerged into brisk life once more. The Case Book of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle [1927]

E. Phillips Oppenheim Some one had emerged from the gangway and was crossing towards his room. Mysterious Mr. Sabin by E. Phillips Oppenheim [1898]

Olaf Stapledon The galaxy had emerged from the primitive stage when any world could remain solitary, and live out its career in splendid isolation. Star Maker by Olaf Stapledon

Robert Louis Stevenson At last we emerged above the sky-line of the hill, and could see around us. The Merry Men by Robert Louis Stevenson

As WHB’s research results emerged he also wrote excitedly and regularly to Rutherford in Canada. and his long letters evoked reassuring and helpful replies. The Bragg Family in Adelaide by John Jenkin

As the final stroke died, the noise of hoofs rung on the broad stones of the pavement, and from a narrow street to the right emerged the form of a solitary horseman. Zanoni by Edward Bulwer-Lytton [1842]

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

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]

Margaret Oliphant But when Julia emerged out of the shelter of that headache she put down all such demonstrations. The Wizard's Son by Margaret Oliphant [1882]

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]

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]

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]

Kenneth Grahame Then we emerged once more into historic times, and went off to the road to look for something living and sentient to throw stones at. Dream Days by Kenneth Grahame

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

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]

H.P. Lovecraft He had still to find the hidden laboratory, so leaving his valise in the lighted room he emerged again into the black noisome corridor whose vaulting echoed ceaseless with that dull and hideous whine. The Case of Charles Dexter Ward by H.P. Lovecraft [1927]

Arthur Morrison In five minutes he emerged and strode upstairs: whence he returned, after a still shorter interval, herding before him Old Fisher and Bob Fisher’s missis, sulky and reluctant, carrying tools. A Child of the Jago by Arthur Morrison

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]

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

William did not venture to take any steps to form an alliance against France, till a new incident emerged to shake the country from its mood of surly calculation. Daniel Defoe by William Minto [1879]

I felt the shadows of the Palantuken glen fading, and the great burst of light as we emerged on the wider valley. Greenmantle by John Buchan

E. F. Benson As it emerged from the water it seemed to get nearer, and was by now half-way across the pool, moving quietly and steadily against the great flood of the hurrying river. Gavon’s Eve by E. F. Benson

Every time they emerged from the side-street at the corner the P.S.U.C. machine-gunners in the Hotel Colon opened fire and drove them back — I don’t know why, for they were obviously unarmed. Homage to Catalonia by George Orwell [1938]

From the wild chaos of mountain scenery the Spaniards emerged on the green vale of Coquimbo, about the thirtieth degree of south latitude. The History of the Conquest of Peru by William Hickling Presco

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

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

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

Elizabeth Gaskell As soon as they had entered, a stout, elderly servant emerged from behind the door, her face radiant with welcome. Ruth by Elizabeth Gaskell [1853]

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]

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

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]

D. H. Lawrence They emerged from the wood on to the bare hillside. A Modern Lover by D. H. Lawrence [1933]

H.P. Lovecraft The fact that we survived and emerged is sufficient proof that the thing did take a wrong gallery whilst we providentially hit on the right one. At the Mountains of Madness by H.P. Lovecraft [1931]

At any rate, when we emerged into Great Marlborough Street, I felt like a giant refreshed; which is something to say for a young man of four feet eleven. Mr Polton Explains by R. Austin Freeman [1940]

The other thing that has emerged in the post-war boys’ papers, though not to anything like the extent one would expect, is bully-worship and the cult of violence. Collected Essays by George Orwell

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

Willa Cather But in a room full of sun, before an old mirror, on a little enchanted rug of sleeping colours, he had seen a woman who emerged naked through a door, and disappeared naked. Youth and the Bright Medusa by Willa Cather [1920]

William Hope Hodgson Presently, I emerged from that enormous darkness. The House on the Borderland by William Hope Hodgson

Arthur Morrison We followed a passage in this basement till we reached another flight, and ascending these, we emerged into the corridor of another building. The Dorrington Deed-Box by Arthur Morrison

They emerged upon the quay at last. Charlotte’s Inheritance by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1868]

Algernon Blackwood He emerged suddenly upon the open heath, tasting a newer, sweeter air. The Bright Messenger by Algernon Blackwood [1922]

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]

H. G. Wells He emerged again with only a few small silver coins remaining out of the sovereign he had changed. Love and Mr Lewisham by H. G. Wells [1900]

D. H. Lawrence Then the trail laddered up again, and they emerged on a narrow ridge-track, with the mountain slipping away enormously on either side. The Princess by D. H. Lawrence [1925]

Jack London Mugridge went down on the fore-hatch under three men; but he emerged from the mass like an eel, bleeding at the mouth, the offending shirt ripped into tatters, and sprang for the main-rigging. The Sea-Wolf by Jack London [1904]

Virginia Woolf Flourishing the arm that held the pistol, she clapped spurs to her horse and galloped down Melrose Avenue. As she ran past the pillar-box the figure of a man suddenly emerged under the gas lamp. The Years by Virginia Woolf [1937]

H. G. Wells The unfortunate man emerged again into the boy’s field of vision, hatless and streaming with water, and screaming! Never before had the boy heard screams from a man. The Food of the Gods and how it came to Earth by H. G. Wells [1904]

H. G. Wells They emerged from these wanderings and stood blinking in the bright light of the middle passage of the platforms again. When the Sleeper Wakes by H. G. Wells [1899]

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]

But when he emerged from the court it was to find that Ravelston was waiting there and had already paid his fine for him. Keep the Aspidistra Flying by George Orwell

There was a chorus of exclamations as they all emerged from the wood into the open. Diana Tempest by Mary Cholmondeley [1893]

H. G. Wells In 1906 in my Future in America I emerged with the obvious reflection that Americans rich and radical alike had no “sense of the state. An Experiment in Autobiography by H. G. Wells

H. G. Wells As he emerged through the folding doors he saw a letter lying among the sketchily laid breakfast things, and Ethel’s attitude suggested the recoil of a quick movement; the letter suddenly dropped. Love and Mr Lewisham by H. G. Wells [1900]

H.P. Lovecraft As I emerged from an intervening grove upon the plain before the ruin, I beheld in the misty moonlight a thing I had always vaguely expected. The Tomb (Jun 1917) by H.P. Lovecraft [1917]

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]

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

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]

Then I emerged into the quiet street, with Abel’s little brazier glowing in front of me, and Abel’s little sharp face poked out of his pent-house. The Three Hostages by John Buchan [1924]

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

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

Jack London As we emerged from the corral we could see the militia just a short distance away. The Star Rover by Jack London [1915]

D. H. Lawrence I was surprised how well the small engine took the continuous steep slopes, how bravely it emerged on the sky-line. Sea and Sardinia by D. H. Lawrence [1921]

Victor Hugo Standing near him, with uncovered head, was the fat man in the travelling cloak, who had emerged from behind the pillar in the cell at Southwark. Gwynplaine was alone in the chamber with him. The Man Who Laughs by Victor Hugo [1869]

They emerged at last, however, and he was about to join them when he was prevented by the appearance of Martial, whose promises he overheard. The Honor of the Name by Émile Gaboriau

I emerged from enormous silences upon Margaret one evening. The New Machiavelli by Herbert George Wells [1911]

H. G. Wells For he knew, the thought emerged with unchallenged assurance, that her trouble concerned Philip and Philip’s fidelity. Meanwhile by H. G. Wells [1927]

At the same moment Mrs. Jasher, well wrapped up in a coat of sables, emerged from the cottage. The Green Mummy by Fergus Hume

Nathaniel Hawthorne Yesterday has already vanished among the shadows of the past; tomorrow has not yet emerged from the future. Twice-Told Tales by Nathaniel Hawthorne [1842]

Arnold Bennett But at a quarter to four, when it was already too late to catch the local train at Turnhill, the men had not emerged from the inner room; nor had Hilda come to any decision. Hilda Lessways by Arnold Bennett [1911]

Thomas Hardy The lower room was in darkness; but by feeling his way he found a table, whereon he placed the bottle, and a minute later emerged again upon the heath. Return of the Native by Thomas Hardy

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]

H. G. Wells He emerged behind the corner, for I heard him shout, “Prendick!” Then he began to run after me, shouting things as he ran. The Island of Doctor Moreau by H. G. Wells [1896]

Ford Madox Ford She emerged into the light from the door with the trot of a prima-donna, for she knew she had once been a famous creature. Last Post by Ford Madox Ford [1928]

H. G. Wells As I plunged into the reeds, my foremost pursuers emerged from the gap. The Island of Doctor Moreau by H. G. Wells [1896]

Olaf Stapledon It emerged into view as data accumulated. Darkness and the Light by Olaf Stapledon

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]

Arthur Morrison He looks bad; wonder what’s up?” With that the door opened, and a servant-girl, in bonnet and shawl, emerged with her box, lifting and dragging it as best she might. The Hole in the Wall by Arthur Morrison

The scene was painful, but brief; when one of the actors in it emerged from under the water-spout, he no longer asked for anybody’s blood. In the Quarter by Robert W. Chambers

Edith Wharton Mr. Newell emerged unshaken from the embrace: it seemed to have no effect beyond giving an odder twist to his tie. The Hermit and the Wild Woman and other stories by Edith Wharton [1908]

Jack London But farther along the bottom various other weak springs emerged from the hillsides, and it was at these that the cattle watered. The Star Rover by Jack London [1915]

Nathaniel Hawthorne I was admiring the picture when the shape of a young girl emerged from behind the clump of oaks. Twice-Told Tales by Nathaniel Hawthorne [1842]

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

Arthur Conan Doyle At the same moment a vague, shadowy figure emerged from the gap for which they had been making, and uttered the plaintive signal cry again, on which a second man appeared out of the obscurity. A Study in Scarlet by Arthur Conan Doyle [1887]

He joined the captain at the piermaster’s office, and presently emerged on the other side of the jetty where some small boats were beached. Mr. Standfast by John Buchan [1919]

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]

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

Edgar Rice Burroughs So it was that he spied Tarzan as the boy emerged from the clawing, pushing throng with that hairy forearm hugged firmly to his body. Tarzan of the Apes by Edgar Rice Burroughs [1912]

E. F. Benson That made her wince,” she thought, and opening the furnace doors she turned to the group of loving loyal friends, who had emerged from church, and were close about her. Trouble for Lucia by E. F. Benson [1939]

Thomas Hardy Then lifting the tent door he emerged into the open air. The Mayor of Casterbridge by Thomas Hardy

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]

H. G. Wells At last I did it at a run; and as I emerged from the thicket upon the sand, I heard some other body come crashing after me. The Island of Doctor Moreau by H. G. Wells [1896]

Walter Scott At length they emerged into daylight, in a most beautiful orchard. Letters on Demonology and Witchcraft by Walter Scott [1831]

George Gissing A country fellow happened to be coming along the road just as Arthur emerged into it. Workers in the Dawn by George Gissing [1880]

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]

Skinner waited a little while, and shivered, for his avarice had postponed the purchase of a greatcoat until Christmas Day. At last, when the coast seemed clear, Mr. Hardie emerged from a side street. Hard Cash by Charles Reade [1863]

Arthur Conan Doyle Gently as we moved, however, the old floor must have creaked under our feet, for the head of our American, peering anxiously round, emerged suddenly from the open space. The Case Book of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle [1927]

Arthur Conan Doyle Slowly his hands emerged from his pockets as his eye fell upon the apparatus, and with languid curiosity he completed the connection, and started the machine. The Voice of Science by Arthur Conan Doyle

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

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

Charles Dickens Then he emerged cautiously from his hiding-place, and followed. Barnaby Rudge by Charles Dickens [1841]

As we emerged from the station into the golden evening I saw Mary Lamington again. Mr. Standfast by John Buchan [1919]

At seven o’clock Grandemont, in evening dress, with pearls—a family passion—in his spotless linen, emerged from somewhere. Roads of Destiny by O. Henry [1909]

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

They emerged with a loaf of bread and went three doors farther to the Two–Headed Calf to gobble down a six-sou meat dish. L’Assommoir by Émile Zola

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]

Abraham Merri In about half an hour we emerged into a boulder-strewn region, upon what had once been a wide road. Dwellers in the Mirage by Abraham Merri

They emerged through a mere crack in the line of precipices. A Voyage to Arcturus by David Lindsay [1920]

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

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

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]

Charles Dickens It emerged once more, into the shadowy and uncertain light — higher now, but not much, for the way was steep and toilsome, and its progress very slow. Barnaby Rudge by Charles Dickens [1841]

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]

Soon we emerged into a wider channel where a stronger stream was running, and then we coasted along close to the shore to avoid the strength of the current. The Naturalist in Nicaragua by Thomas Belt [1874]

Walter Scott When the Restoration took place, Doctor Dummerar emerged from some one of his hiding-places, and hied him to Martindale Castle, to enjoy the triumph inseparable from this happy change. Peveril of the Peak by Walter Scott [1822]

Thomas Hardy Then Mrs Crick emerged from the house, and several others of their old acquaintance, though Marian and Retty did not seem to be there. Tess of the d’Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy

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]

When every one present had spoken once talk became general again, and it was rare we emerged upon Hendon Street before midnight. The New Machiavelli by Herbert George Wells [1911]

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

D. H. Lawrence Aaron emerged from the drive and climbed the steps. Aaron’s Rod by D. H. Lawrence

Algernon Blackwood Only that we three were together, closely linked, emerged absolutely clear. Julius LeVallon by Algernon Blackwood [1916]

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]