Then I realised that the crest of Maybury Hill must be within range
of the Martians" Heat- Ray now that the college was cleared out of the way.
Not one of the men ashore had a musket, and before they could get within range
for pistol shooting, we flattered ourselves we should be able to give a good account of a half-dozen at least.
The great cat lay crouched upon a thick limb, hidden from the ape's view by dense foliage, waiting patiently until the anthropoid should come within range
of his spring.
"We are doing a lot of manoeuvring within range
of you, and likely to do a bit more," the young man explained.
Not caring to venture within range
of such missles again, the boy discreetly sent in his stead the first cause of the interruption, who now presented herself at the door.
The antelope approached timidly, pausing and reconnoitering with increased curiosity; moving round the point of attraction in a circle, but still drawing nearer and nearer, until being within range
of the deadly rifle, he fell a victim to his curiosity.
When a foeman came within range
of them a noose would settle unerringly about him and be would be dragged, fighting and yell-ing, to the cliff-top, unless, as occasionally occurred, he was quick enough to draw his knife and cut the rope above him, in which event he usually plunged down-ward to a no less certain death than that which awaited him above.
"By the Lord, there is a drove of them!" exclaimed the scout, whose eyes began to glisten with the ardor of his usual occupation; "if they come within range
of a bullet I will drop one, though the whole Six Nations should be lurking within sound!
Over and over upon the grass rolled Sheeta, growling and screaming, clawing and biting, in a mad effort to dislodge his antagonist or get some portion of his body within range
of teeth or talons.
Tearing the cover from it she swung the muzzle toward the pirate prahu, which by now was nearly within range
above the vessel's side--a moment more and she would be too close to use the weapon upon the pirates.
He was to have five minutes with the girl, while the captain and Mackenzie stood within range
(but not earshot), with their revolvers behind their backs.
As their pace was leisurely, I determined to follow them until I came again within range
, as I was sure that they would stop and feed in a short time.
Shoot the first man who comes within range
of camp tonight."
It was then that they came within range
of Tarzan's vision and he saw with unmixed surprise who it was that led the apes to his rescue.
Through the rusted bars, tastes, rather than glimpses, were caught of the jumbled neighbourhood; and nothing within range
, nearer or lower than the summits of the two great towers of Notre-Dame, had any promise on it of healthy life or wholesome aspirations.