- The front Entry Hall, gallery to John's hunting trophies, is sixty feet long, a stunning foyer of rich, African mahogany that leads to the curving two-sided staircase ascending to the first of four floors.4 — 1909 (2% in)
- It seems to me I shall always be putting finishing touches on my attic stairway, which ascends, through three turns, to the Tower.10 — 1921 (40% in)
- He fluffed himself up, expanded his chest and took after my maid once again, slowing ascending the misshapen staircase leading to the Tower.12 — 1923 (51% in)
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