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It is such a chance, for Frau Burg-Schmidt will explain the motifs to me, and tell me when to look for them.
THE FOUR CORNERS ABROADAMY ELLA BLANCHARD
These are the two motifs, knit together by no shred of logical connection, which form the threads on which the drama is hung.
MODERNITIESHORACE BARNETT SAMUEL
The specimen illustrated is rich in decorative motifs associated with the best in Florentine art.
ALL ABOUT COFFEEWILLIAM H. UKERS
The design motifs are unique in comparison with those found on other English pottery of the 17th century.
Motifs: The motifs are varied and never occur in any one combination more than once.
Of these the chap-book versions contain scarcely anything of the opening motifs.
Motifs which had been utilized by others are taken by him and brought to something like an ultimate conclusion.
MUSICAL PORTRAITSPAUL ROSENFELD
This was "Les Vritables Motifs," one of the historical documental sources of this early period.
We have seen the various sources from which the Gothic novel drew its plots, its motifs for ghostly effect.
The theme of the elixir of life is one of the old motifs of supernaturalism retained in modern fiction.

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pulchritudinousadjective | [puhl-kri-tood-n-uhs, -tyood- ]SEE DEFINITION