Usage examples for KEW

  1. It was the first establishment of the kind in England, but has now for some years been superseded in fame and variety by the Royal Gardens at Kew – A Morning's Walk from London to Kew by Richard Phillips
  2. I was thus employed in drawing a species of Indictment against the errors, follies, selfishness, and vices of my fellow- men, while I passed along a pleasant foot- path, which conducted me from Brick- stables to the carriage- road from Mortlake to Kew – A Morning's Walk from London to Kew by Richard Phillips
  3. The instrument recently introduced agreeably to the recommendation of the Kew Committee, is greatly superior to any other description of marine barometer which has yet been tested, as regards the accuracy with which it indicates the pressure of the atmosphere. – Barometer and Weather Guide by Robert Fitzroy
  4. He entered the room with that same look of embarrassment which he had worn during the brief colloquy at Kew he shook hands awkwardly, and, as he seated himself, talked about the fall of temperature since sunset, which made a fire agreeable. – Will Warburton by George Gissing
  5. He superintended the exotic plantation provided for the colonies, and the repository of native shrubs intended for the gardens at Kew – The History of Tasmania, Volume I (of 2) by John West
  6. When I went to bed that night I willed to be in the front bedroom of that house at Kew at twelve, and make my presence felt by the inmates. – Real Ghost Stories by William T. Stead
  7. Her desire to see Kew had fled. – There was a King in Egypt by Norma Lorimer
  8. " Those were the papers you left on the seat at Kew said Ralph at length. – Night and Day by Virginia Woolf
  9. " Not at that time," replied Kew – This Is the End by Stella Benson
  10. Our friends were at the little landing in the shadow of the above- mentioned bridge, awaiting the arrival of the steamer which was to carry them to Kew Gardens. – John and Betty's History Visit by Margaret Williamson
  11. On our arrival at the gardens, we found young Mr Selwyn waiting at the entrance to take us to Mrs Selwyn and his sisters, who had come from their house at Kew – Valerie by Frederick Marryat
  12. It is, however, quite hardy, and succeeds well in the bush state at Kew – Hardy Ornamental Flowering Trees and Shrubs by A. D. Webster
  13. He was buried, according to his own wish, at Kew – Life of Her Most Gracious Majesty the Queen, (Victoria) Vol II by Sarah Tytler
  14. Don't worry your little head with such things, but just go and see if Lily can't give us some early lunch and then we'll go to Kew for tea!" – Helena Brett's Career by Desmond Coke
  15. True, sharing the intimate sensations of alien life forms like Kew the female Venusian, had been exciting. – Has Anyone Here Seen Kelly? by Bryce Walton
  16. Should she do so, by some unlucky chance, it would take several expeditions to the Zoo, and probably one to Kew before things were as they were. – The Professional Aunt by Mary C.E. Wemyss
  17. I don't know that I should have told it but for that chance encounter at Kew – Denzil Quarrier by George Gissing
  18. " Han Kew sul is a traitor," he said. – Korea's Fight for Freedom by F.A. McKenzie
  19. Peter Good, appointed gardener to the expedition at a salary of 105 pounds, was a foreman at the Kew Gardens when he was selected for this service. – The Life of Captain Matthew Flinders by Ernest Scott
  20. Soon the town was left behind, and they had the delight of a drive out to Kew by the riverside before them. – Patsy by S. R. Crockett