1 The old lady, the indigenous, the prehistoric, was being wheeled away by a footman.
2 She turned the pages looking at pictures--mammoths, mastodons, prehistoric birds.
3 He has been excavating a barrow at Long Down and has got a prehistoric skull which fills him with great joy.
The Hound of the Baskervilles By Arthur Conan DoyleContext Highlight In Chapter 8. First Report of Dr. Watson
4 They were the only signs of human life which I could see, save only those prehistoric huts which lay thickly upon the slopes of the hills.
The Hound of the Baskervilles By Arthur Conan DoyleContext Highlight In Chapter 10. Extract from the Diary of Dr. Watson
5 Once more it was pouring and my irregular lawn, well-shaved by Gatsby's gardener, abounded in small muddy swamps and prehistoric marshes.
6 We were wanderers on a prehistoric earth, on an earth that wore the aspect of an unknown planet.