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tapestry
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Middlemarch
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tapestry
Used in
Middlemarch
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  • Thus Celia, mutely bending over her tapestry, until she heard her sister calling her.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • A piece of tapestry over a door also showed a blue-green world with a pale stag in it.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The very furniture in the room seemed to have shrunk since she saw it before: the slag in the tapestry looked more like a ghost in his ghostly blue-green world; the volumes of polite literature in the bookcase looked more like immovable imitations of books.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: the tapestry hangs in the museum
as in: the tapestry of my life
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