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covered in leather, as a book's 21st Century Lexicon
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  • Black Hawk frowned at the leather-bound volume, weighing it in his hand.

    Shaman Robert Shea
  • The warm, leather-bound bank-book now reposed in his pocket.

    The Jack-Knife Man Ellis Parker Butler
  • And father said he'd get her a leather-bound notebook next day.

    Missy Dana Gatlin
  • She frowned at the rows of leather-bound books opposite her.

    Night and Day Virginia Woolf
  • I could say, kind of careless; ‘If I was you, I'd take a leather-bound.’

    An Alabaster Box Mary E. Wilkins Freeman and Florence Morse Kingsley
  • She took a leather-bound volume of Byron from the kitchen drawer.

    Our Elizabeth

    Florence A. Kilpatrick
  • All leather-bound books had tight backs until about a hundred years ago, when the hollow back came into general use.

    The Art of the Book Bernard H. Newdigate
  • Whatever he expected to do with it, is a puzzle to me, but since it was leather-bound, I think he imagined it was a Bible.

    The Forged Note Oscar Micheaux
  • I'm not going to describe this Scout outing in detail to you, my leather-bound Louise, because it would take all night.


    Maria Thompson Daviess

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