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Here the pair reached the "Dun Cow" and retired to their respective quarters.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
My spurs fairly lifted the dun horse, and we scuttled in the opposite direction like a scared antelope.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
My hand flew to mine as I jerked the dun up short, but I wasn't fast enough—and Hicks was too close.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
And as if the shout had reached high heaven, that instant the dun clouds parted.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
The tent had been old when Thyrsis got it, and as this was the third season he had used it, it was dark and dun of hue.
LOVE'S PILGRIMAGEUPTON SINCLAIR
The September Dun—dubbed with the down of a mouse, warped with ash coloured silk, wings feather of a starling.
THE TEESDALE ANGLERR LAKELAND
Dun Gnat—from inside wing feather of a Landrail and fawn coloured silk—cypher hook.
THE TEESDALE ANGLERR LAKELAND
June Dun—a feather from Dottrel's back, hackled on a body of blue Rabbit's fur and drab silk, dun hackle for legs.
THE TEESDALE ANGLERR LAKELAND
Pale Blue—light part of Starling's quill feather for wings, pale yellow silk for body, pale yellow dun hackle for legs and tail.
THE TEESDALE ANGLERR LAKELAND
The Great Whirling Dun—dubbed with squirrels fur, for wings, grey feather of mallard.
THE TEESDALE ANGLERR LAKELAND

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