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  • There was a pedestal in front of them and the man, Rev. Martin, had his hand resting on what Dean assumed was a bible.
  • A monument was raised to his memory at Stockholm by Gustavus III.; and a modern statue has been erected to him at Tours, with an inscription on the pedestal: " Je pense, donc je suis."
  • We have put the Italian Renaissance on such a pedestal that it never occurs to us that our age could measure up to such a lofty time.
  • A spiral stairway leads from the base of this pedestal to the torch.
  • There is actually no place in this village for a work of fine art, if any had come down to us, to stand, for our lives, our houses and streets, furnish no proper pedestal for it.

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