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Selina had taken off her black lace pelisse, and from head to foot was in white, fine lawn, that billowed round the gilt chair.
THE RAKE'S PROGRESSMARJORIE BOWEN
Under this pelisse, a short skirt, also dark, fell over a robe which reached the ankles.
MICHAEL STROGOFFJULES VERNE
She was wearing a hat with white plumes and an embroidered pelisse.
MARGUERITEANATOLE FRANCE
They were awed by the high heels on my boots, the feather in my hat, and the quilted satin of my pelisse.
In the plane-tree, or sycamore, this inner wrapping of the bud is a little pelisse of soft yellow or tawny fur.
A YEAR IN THE FIELDSJOHN BURROUGHS
She was dressed in the Guards' uniform, which was a scarlet pelisse, and a green silk robe lapelled from top to bottom.
She too describes the blue pelisse trimmed with grey astrakhan, which he wore in the winter of 1853 and '54.
ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSONMARGARET MOYES BLACK
The Frileuse is a wadded pelisse of satin à la reine or common.
He wore a blue military pelisse, richly braided with gold, and fastened with large Brandenburg buttons.
SIR JASPER CAREWCHARLES JAMES LEVER
Four buttons of my pelisse were open, and it did not need me to put my hand up to know that my precious papers were gone.

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