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These trade goods they kept in a storehouse made of wattle and daub.

Mrs. Warren's DaughterSir Harry Johnston

Candanga, met me in the path and gave me a welcome to his house of wattle and daub.

Stanley in AfricaJames P. Boyd

A high stockade of posts and wattle shut off the view, but over it could be distinguished a thatched roof.

The Leopard WomanStewart Edward White

In the centre stood the misnamed guest house, a large mud and wattle building, with a veranda gone to decay.

The Pools of SilenceH. de Vere Stacpoole

On closer inspection, they were found to be wattle and daub houses, built in English style and whitewashed.

Stanley in AfricaJames P. Boyd

A powerful arm thrust him away, and he struck the wattle fence with such violence that it rocked.

A Hero of Our TimeM. Y. Lermontov

The road had been dug out, the pit covered with wattle, and the surface restored to its original appearance.

They were merely two light poles, with a wattle work formed of giant creepers worked for some six feet in length between them.

The Queen's CupG. A. Henty

The walls of the dormitory were constructed in what is well known as "wattle and daub."

The wattle and thatch characteristics of the remains of the fallen roof of the edifice were very apparent.

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