His activity of mind and body at this outskirt of civilization was wonderful.
It stood at a furlong's distance from the house, on the outskirt of the town.
I then retreated to the outskirt of the copse, and waited patiently by an angle, which commanded two sides of the wood.
Again we threaded a narrow turning: here was an outskirt of the town.
As they drove up through the dense larch plantation, on the outskirt of the park, they saw Marston and Mary side by side.
Young Donald, in his homespun tartan, stood on the outskirt of the little crowd that surrounded her, listening.
And now again come other scenes of men scouring along the outskirt plains of Paris.
In a kind of square at one outskirt of the city they divided into bodies, and were addressed by different speakers.
On an outskirt of the crowd two men stood with a small knot of people around them; they were Quilleash and Teare.
The outskirt of the forest was reached at the peep of dawn—a flitting moment in the month of June.