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Farther to the east rose the majestic form of Monadnock, if not the highest, one of the very noblest peaks in the Granite State.
The Monadnock excursion above mentioned began June 3d, and continued three days.The Writings of Henry David Thoreau, Volume VI, Familiar Letters|Henry David Thoreau
Monadnock, a soaring double hump, rises into the sky at its left elbow—that is to say, it is close at hand.The Letters Of Mark Twain, Volume 5, 1901-1906|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
A similar monitor, the Monadnock, has been launched in California.
A fourth monitor, the Monadnock, still remains unfinished at the navy-yard in California.