Usage examples for morocco

  1. At length she pulled out from one of the corners of the trunk a pair of very little blue morocco shoes tied together by their strings. – The Late Mrs. Null by Frank Richard Stockton
  2. Then I heard a dull little snap, as though he had shut some small morocco case; whatever it was, he tossed it carelessly back into the bureau; and next minute he was really gone, leaving the candle burning on the floor. – Dead Men Tell No Tales by E. W. Hornung
  3. He handed me a tiny morocco case, which on being opened disclosed a costly ring. – My Brilliant Career by Miles Franklin
  4. The Dates, however, which surpass all others in their general excellence, are grown with great care at Tafilat, two or three hundred miles inland from Morocco, a region to which Europeans seldom penetrate. – Herbal Simples Approved for Modern Uses of Cure by William Thomas Fernie
  5. The words " Bonaparte, General- in- Chief of the Army of the East," were inscribed in large gold letters on the green morocco. – The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  6. Hugh took from his pocket a little morocco case and placed it in Beatrice's hands. – Dora Thorne by Charlotte M. Braeme
  7. It was a square case covered in red morocco leather. – The Clue of the Twisted Candle by Edgar Wallace
  8. From behind his back, where he had been holding it, he produced the little morocco- covered book. – The Air Trust by George Allan England
  9. Four little volumes in worn morocco covers and faded " Italian" writing, more precious than all my other books combined, their sight recalls that lost time- my youth- when, as a reward, they were unlocked that I might look at the drawings, and the sweetest voice in the world would read to me from them! – Worldly Ways and Byways by Eliot Gregory
  10. France wants Morocco, gives to Germany Possessions in the Congo for Morocco. – Domesday Book by Edgar Lee Masters
  11. " Can it be that we are to be taken into the empire of Morocco? – The Boy Slaves by Mayne Reid
  12. The Turks captured him and sold him into slavery, but he killed his master, escaped to a Russian fortress, made his way through Germany, France, Spain, and Morocco, and reached England in time to go out with the London Company's colony. – A Brief History of the United States by John Bach McMaster
  13. In the disorder of the top drawer, tumbled about among her coarse handkerchiefs, her collars, her Sunday black kid gloves, were relics of her son's babyhood: a little green morocco slipper, with a white china button on the ankle- band; a rubber rattle, cracked and crumbling.... – The Iron Woman by Margaret Deland
  14. Those who trooped after the old Arab were mostly of his own race, mixed with a remnant of mongrel Portuguese,- descendants of the peninsular colonists who had fled from the coast settlements after the conquest of Morocco by the victorious " Sheriffs." – The Boy Slaves by Mayne Reid
  15. It has not originated with regard to Morocco. – Selected-Speeches-on-British-Foreign-Policy-1738-1914 by Jones, Edgar R. (Edgar Rees), Sir
  16. We crossed the Tensift by the bridge, one of the very few to be found in Southern Morocco. – Morocco by S.L. Bensusan
  17. " Well, gentlemen," said Captain Hudson, " from the account you have given me, I think we have ample grounds to enable the British Government to make a demand on that of Morocco for compensation; so that if you will accompany me to England, I hope to obtain ample satisfaction for you." – Old Jack by W.H.G. Kingston
  18. Mrs. Laval put her hand in her pocket and drew out a little morocco pocket- book. – Opportunities by Susan Warner
  19. We are again at Belmont and witness the entrance of the Prince of Morocco, and the whole scene has a poetic dignity and repose which form a striking contrast to the preceding one. – Shakespeare in the Theatre by William Poel
  20. On the morning of Commencement Day, this was borne in procession, in a morocco case, and presented to the Tutor. – A Collection of College Words and Customs by Benjamin Homer Hall