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I remember that as we said good-bye, there was that in her smile that recalled the vulpine complacency of Mona Lisa, the Wise.
THE RED ONEJACK LONDON
Then, temporarily, his vulpine face showed avaricious hope, and then apprehension.
SPACE VIKINGHENRY BEAM PIPER
No vulpine contraction of the muzzle, such as would have suggested the sleuth and invited suspicion.
THE INCENDIARYW. A. (WILLIAM AUGUSTINE) LEAHY
Even Fleetwood's devil, much addicted to cape and sword and ladder, the vulpine and the gryphine, rejected it.
The vulpine phalanger does duty for a fox; the fat and sleepy little dormouse phalanger takes the place of a European dormouse.
FALLING IN LOVEGRANT ALLEN
Henry Dallas, the superintendent, was a vulpine-faced creature who regarded me insolently and refused to talk.
THE IRON HEELJACK LONDON
Korea she had made into a granary and a colony; treaty privileges and vulpine diplomacy gave her the monopoly of Manchuria.
No happier home for the vulpine deity exists among the shires of England!
AYALA'S ANGELANTHONY TROLLOPE
A very close vulpine nature, all eyes, all ears, may succeed better in deceit.
FRIENDS IN COUNCILARTHUR HELPS
At last one day the dog attacked her so furiously that she lost courage, resumed vulpine shape, leaped over a fence and fled.
HUMAN ANIMALSFRANK HAMEL

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