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He sighed, but resigning himself to the inevitable, lifted his biretta as he came up to the door.Earl Hubert's Daughter|Emily Sarah Holt
Then came a large man with bold features and dark complexion, wearing a purple robe edged with red and a red biretta.The Eternal City|Hall Caine
On our heads we wore a fascinating "biretta," or cap with a tall feather.A Tatter of Scarlet|S. R. Crockett
Cerini was clad in the black silk soutane of his learned order, with the biretta upon his head.The Spell|William Dana Orcutt
The pope first invests him with the rochet and red biretta, but there is no formal ceremony.