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  • the valley through, And I will change these gentle clothes for clog and corduroy, And work with the mill-hands of black Rioupéroux, And walk with you, and
    363 bytes (93 words) - 02:18, 27 December 2009
  • last mile the road was 44 corduroy," that is, made by laying small logs across it, close together, like the ribs in corduroy cloth; whence its name. The
    259 bytes (761 words) - 23:27, 24 January 2015
  • filial affection on the part of her youthful son. Clad in a tight suit of corduroy, spangled with brass buttons of a very considerable size, he at first stood
    14 KB (2,205 words) - 03:36, 16 June 2012
  • dress of the welcomers and a pronounced partiality for pipe-smoking and corduroy trousers. The freshmen stepped about them quite conscious of being contemptuously
    244 bytes (1,112 words) - 01:44, 20 January 2013
  • the driver's hand. Hear that," he cried indignantly, "the rude way that corduroy-panted chap is talking to his meek donkey. Let's listen some more. It's
    405 bytes (288 words) - 02:27, 28 March 2016
  • and Richardson, dressed as usual in a seedy black coat, red waistcoat, corduroy breeches, and worsted stockings, handed in a subscription of 100l. ‘What
    382 bytes (802 words) - 16:07, 30 January 2011
  • (Argentine) Córdoba (Mexico) Cordon Cordova (province) Cordova (city) Corduroy Cordus, Aulus Cremutius Corelli, Arcangelo Corelli, Marie Corenzio, Belisario
    3 KB (16 words) - 15:26, 24 October 2015
  • generally subsided into an apron not over–clean, a flannel jacket, and corduroy knee–shorts. It was in this latter costume, but with his apron girded round
    20 KB (3,534 words) - 11:54, 14 April 2012
  • regulations, introduced improvements, revived or stimulated the velvet and corduroy manufacture, established spinning schools, and promoted pottery works.
    384 bytes (743 words) - 16:34, 2 April 2013
  • place, stood a stout old gentleman, in a blue coat and bright buttons, corduroy breeches and top–boots, two young ladies in scarfs and feathers, a young
    27 KB (4,641 words) - 19:29, 15 June 2012
  • Ireland. We can show Dr. Tyndall how we take the Irish immigrant, in his corduroy knee-breeches, his smashed-down hat, and his shillalah in his fist, and
    735 bytes (31 words) - 20:48, 28 August 2015
  • way through the mire and drizzle toward Riggan,—a tramp in mud-splashed corduroy and with the regulation handkerchief bundle tied to the thick stick which
    381 bytes (1,293 words) - 20:41, 2 November 2011
  • the sleekly, noisily quiet Jeff of Brooklyn. He was in corduroy trousers and belted corduroy jacket, with a khaki-colored flannel shirt. But his tranquilly
    8 KB (1,470 words) - 18:15, 14 July 2011
  • one fabric, and was the inventor and patentee of the cloth named by him "corduroy." After his father's death his mother took him to Paris to be educated
    454 bytes (600 words) - 18:48, 28 February 2011
  • and vest of his own manufacture with very high neck, and brass buttons, corduroy trousers, generally rolled halfway up to his knees, and white spotted neckcloth
    395 bytes (1,513 words) - 04:06, 4 June 2013
  • Napoleon, though of course through no intention of Schiller's. The rimed, “corduroy-road” verse of the “Camp” is followed up by the blank verse of the drama
    6 KB (920 words) - 01:58, 14 March 2013
  • him. On the floor of the room, a man in a broad–skirted green coat, with corduroy knee–smalls and gray cotton stockings, was performing the most popular
    30 KB (5,209 words) - 13:14, 19 June 2012
  • gentleman, of about fifty-five; he was dressed in a green coat, white corduroy breeches, and drab gaiters, and sat on an old-fashioned leather sofa, with
    13 KB (2,423 words) - 11:41, 19 December 2015
  • part of the forest, and, after the meal, started for the place where the corduroy road ended. They judged it to be about six miles from where they were,
    259 bytes (1,408 words) - 02:50, 25 January 2015
  • dispatched his proclamation to the frontiers, he put on his cocked hat and corduroy small clothes, and, mounting a tall, raw-boned charger, trotted out to
    6 KB (1,003 words) - 15:09, 17 April 2012

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