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ascend
used in Rose Red

3 uses
  • 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)

There are no more uses of "ascend" in Rose Red.

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