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It was in full sight from the door of the little shanty in which Aunt Ri's carpet-loom stood.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
From above, through the ceiling, came the vibration of some machine at work, and the machine might have been the loom of time.
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
The labour of the spade and of the loom, and the petty gains of trade, he contemptuously abandoned to men of a lower caste.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
No well-wisher of India, no patriot dare look upon the impending destruction of the hand-loom weaver with equanimity.
THIRD CLASS IN INDIAN RAILWAYSMAHATMA GANDHI
I will lie down and round me wrap The cool, black curtains of the gloom That night hath woven in her loom.
CHARLES BAUDELAIRE, HIS LIFETHOPHILE GAUTIER
We had good clothing made in a loom, that is de cloth wuz made in de loom.
SLAVE NARRATIVES: A FOLK HISTORY OF SLAVERY IN THE UNITED STATESVARIOUS
Some days she set at de loom all de mawnin' peddlin' wid her feets an' her white han's flittin' over de bobbins.
SLAVE NARRATIVES: A FOLK HISTORY OF SLAVERY IN THE UNITED STATESVARIOUS
It seems to have derived its name from having been woven in the old-fashioned way at an upright loom.
THE PRIVATE LIFE OF THE ROMANSHAROLD WHETSTONE JOHNSTON
It was formerly supposed that the garments came from the loom ready to wear, but this is now known to have been incorrect.
THE PRIVATE LIFE OF THE ROMANSHAROLD WHETSTONE JOHNSTON
The loom again was worked by fancy, until the article in comment was again produced.
NEWTON FORSTERCAPTAIN FREDERICK MARRYAT

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