Ralph walked to the chimney-breast, and stood on one of the skins as he leaned on the rannel-tree shelf.
Set in the chimney-breast, over the mantel, was an oblong mirror.
They examined the chimney-breast in the kitchen and dining-room, looking for any possible hiding-place.
She glided to the chimney-breast, searching it swiftly with her eyes and now with her hands.
It is very easy to build cupboards on each side of a fireplace, for instance, making the wall flush with the chimney-breast.
The contadina still lurched from the chimney-breast, and the Greek slave obstructed the threshold of the inner room.
Ralph, from his corner by the chimney-breast, could see the faces of all the others.
The old woman stirred no more than the chimney-breast cut in the solid rock, and her lips moved as she mumbled inarticulate words.
The opening, which included a Dutch oven, was fully seven feet wide, and the chimney-breast no less than ten.
A goat's head and the horns of an ox were the only ornaments of the chimney-breast, which was white-washed.