…been regarded as monotonous; and to arrive with them at Houndsley on a drizzling afternoon, to get down at the Red Lion in a street shaded with coal-dust, and dine in a room furnished with a dirt-enamelled map of the county, a bad portrait of an anonymous horse in a stable, His Majesty George the Fourth with legs and cravat, and various leaden spittoons, might have seemed a hard business, but for the sustaining power of nomenclature which determined that the pursuit of these things was… (not reviewed by editor)
Samples from Other Sources
an anonymous gift
brown anonymous houses
the author remained anonymous
anonymous bureaucrats in the Civil Service
...agreed to acquaint him with it by an anonymous Letter...
Austen, Jane -- Love and Friendship
You will see that the two anonymous communications which I have received since arriving in New York yesterday are written in the same manner.
Oppenheim, E. Phillips -- The Yellow Crayon
Middens of anonymous trash.
Cormac McCarthy -- The Road
Everything about the restaurant is anonymous and interchangeable.
Haruki Murakami -- After Dark
I could see the magazine on the newsstands, and a lot of anonymous eyes looking at it,
Stephen Chbosky -- The Perks of Being a Wallflower