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1  Her hands seemed to be made of cool ivory.
The Picture of Dorian Gray By Oscar Wilde
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2  Yes," he continued, "I am less to you than your ivory Hermes or your silver Faun.
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3  Between two of the windows stood a large Florentine cabinet, made out of ebony and inlaid with ivory and blue lapis.
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4  Old brocades, green bronzes, lacquer-work, carved ivories, exquisite surroundings, luxury, pomp--there is much to be got from all these.
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5  He winced and, taking up from the table an oval glass framed in ivory Cupids, one of Lord Henry's many presents to him, glanced hurriedly into its polished depths.
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6  Dorian said nothing, but rose from the table, and passing into the next room, sat down to the piano and let his fingers stray across the white and black ivory of the keys.
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7  Once, some one who had terribly loved him had written to him a mad letter, ending with these idolatrous words: "The world is changed because you are made of ivory and gold."
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