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It appears to be a kind of picklock, an open sesame, Tanner—Tawno!
LAVENGROGEORGE BORROW
A picklock lay on the floor betraying how she had gained entrance in the night, and that was the only trace of her.
THE QUEEN OF HEARTSWILKIE COLLINS
The picklock on the bedroom floor remained the one last useless trace of the Dream-Woman.
THE QUEEN OF HEARTSWILKIE COLLINS
Beside me stood Picklock Holes, wrapped in a heavy, close-fitting fur moujik.
But when he was going to insert a picklock, the door opened and Abb Fortier appeared, with fiery eye and hair bristling.
THE HERO OF THE PEOPLEALEXANDRE DUMAS
Any common blacksmith, with a picklock in his possession, laughed at the combined skill of the two houses of parliament.
And, placing his dark lantern upon a table, he draws forth his picklock and chisels, and commences breaking open the bureau.
And with these simple words Dr. Picklock Holes dismissed one of his finest achievements.
He was so excellent a lawyer, that he was called The Picklock of the Lawe.
Picklock Holes has disappeared, but so have a great many other people.

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