"We have no brass-bound uniforms, but then we are like brothers here," he wrote.
But the pertinacity of that brass-bound Paul Pry was astonishing.
It was low and narrow, brass-bound, and covered with decaying leather.
Against the wall stood a chest of drawers, brass-bound, massive.
That the men had celluloid collars, watches and brass-bound trunks.
The brass-bound trunk ...