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Origin of box kite
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The picture of aeroplanes at the close of this year recalls the Japanese box-kite.Mr. Punch's History of Modern England Vol. IV of IV.|Charles L. Graves
A few hundred feet above the trees within the wall, a box-kite was straining at its rope in the rising gale.The Secret of the League|Ernest Bramah
As a further lifting surface, a very simple expedient offers itself in the shape of a duct built on the box-kite principle.
Now you'll catch it,' I said, as the herald gusts set the big drum rolling down the street like a box-kite.A Diversity of Creatures|Rudyard Kipling
He was the originator of the familiar “box-kite,” which flies so steadily even in a strong breeze.The Romance of Aircraft|Lawrence Yard Smith