Usage examples for miniature

  1. And Dicky stood talking to me, in his black velvets and white waistcoat, a miniature edition of Sir Deryck. – The Rosary by Florence L. Barclay
  2. It was as if I saw a living miniature about the size of a magic- lantern slide. – Clairvoyance by Charles Webster Leadbeater
  3. Here in itself was a miniature triumph, repressed by the dignity assumed by all the judges, but which Esperance appreciated none the less. – The Idol of Paris by Sarah Bernhardt
  4. With a start the young man recognized the original of the miniature that d'Azay had shown him that last evening at Monticello, so many years ago. – Calvert of Strathore by Carter Goodloe
  5. She knew that she was not merely Isobel Blake, but a part of the universe in its largest sense, and that the universe expressed itself in miniature within her soul. – Love Eternal by H. Rider Haggard
  6. It seems to be a popular pursuit, this gathering material for a miniature junk- shop! – The Diamond Pin by Carolyn Wells
  7. The opening in the miniature pyramid was not concealed. – It Happened in Egypt by C. N. Williamson A. M. Williamson
  8. All their building is primarily a matter of instinct, for a tame beaver builds miniature dams and houses on the floor of his cage. – Ways of Wood Folk by William J. Long
  9. The case contained a portrait, certainly- a miniature painted on ivory- but it was not the one he sought. – Fickle Fortune by Elisabeth Burstenbinder (AKA E. Werner)
  10. Bemis, you look like a miniature of yourself by Malbone. – Entire PG Edition of The Works of William Dean Howells by William Dean Howells
  11. " Glorious Lutie," she addressed the miniature a few days later, " this is beginning to get serious. – Out of the Air by Inez Haynes Irwin
  12. Once I felt for the miniature, took it out, and put it back without looking at it. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  13. I thought that you possessed a miniature of him? – The Grey Cloak by Harold MacGrath
  14. This ellipse may be regarded as a miniature picture of the earth's orbit around the sun. – The Story of the Heavens by Robert Stawell Ball
  15. He sighed, and held out the miniature to me. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  16. Evatt looked at the miniature. – Janice Meredith by Paul Leicester Ford
  17. It was almost like a mockery to see them opened and closed, without having the time to study their wonderful miniature paintings. – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  18. Mother had a miniature of him- I have it still, and I was certain it was the same man. – Simon by J. Storer Clouston
  19. It was a miniature cavern. – The Grizzly King by James Oliver Curwood
  20. The Neapolitans would tell us: It is in miniature- quite in miniature- the Stockholmers' " Villa Reale." – Pictures of Sweden by Hans Christian Andersen