Origin of barbet
Examples from the Web for barbet
For thick washes, which tends to obstruct the slits of the cap, Barbet has devised the cap shown at the right in Fig. 25.
Barbet, in profound astonishment, stared at Lucien; then he looked at Etienne and chuckled.A Distinguished Provincial at Paris|Honore de Balzac
That woman resolved to have Godefroid's money and Barbet's too.The Brotherhood of Consolation|Honore de Balzac
Barbet the book-seller was interested in it; he turned it into a lodging-house, where dwelt Baron Bourlac.Repertory Of The Comedie Humaine, Complete, A -- Z|Anatole Cerfberr and Jules Franois Christophe
A barbet,” said Murray, giving the bird to one of the men to carry; “but like your hornbill, too common to be worth preserving.The Rajah of Dah|George Manville Fenn