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  • From Quebec he went to the regions around the great lakes where the illustrious Father de Br├ębeuf and others were labouring.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 8: Infamy-Lapparent

  • If the podia could master the energy of the center of their own comparatively mild and inconsequential galaxy, they could yet play a role on the largest of all stages, the singing communications between the great lakes of stars.

    Tides Of Light

  • The coast of the province of Kiangsu, north of Nanking, about half way between the mouth of the Yangtse and the old bed of the Hwangho, was ripped apart in a powerful, thunderous earthquake; the sea gushed into this fissure and joined up with the great lakes of Pan

    The War with the Newts

  • This is almost certainly how at least some of the cichlids in the African great lakes achieved their initial isolation.


  • The inland position of the Province of Ontario, although having the chain of great lakes lying along its southern border, never fostered a love for a sea-faring life.

    Life in Canada Fifty Years Ago

  • Besides this variety, which is a tree, there is another, a low shrub, trailing on the ground, found along the great lakes and among our northern hills, and this more closely resembles the European Juniper, whose berries are used in gin.

    Rural Hours


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