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  • He had insisted that the library curtains should draw backward and forward on a rod, so that they might be closed in the evening, instead of remaining nailed to a gilt cornice, and immovably looped up over layers of lace, as in the drawing-room; and he pulled them back and pushed up the sash, leaning out into the icy night.

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  • It is inscribed on the school building’s cornice.
  • adobe-colored concrete trimmed with a red brick cornice

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