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- n. A thick, embossed wallpaper.
On sunny days the apparatus can be wheeled on to the balcony, where the sapphire sky will be exchanged for the anaglypta ceiling; and for winter use a metal base will be supplied, under which you can place either an oil-stove or an electric radiator.
With plenty of tobacco, a writing tablet and a fountain-pen, you can stare at the anaglypta ceiling and dream noble thoughts and put them down when you like without interruption.
There are bleached oak pillars holding the ceiling up and heritage-style bluey-green paint everywhere - but there remains an ornate mahogany backdrop to the bar and a scumbled anaglypta ceiling.
The 'red' part of the walls are embossed/anaglypta wallpaper.
This is a photo of Kathy's kitchen embossed/anaglypta wallpaper ....
Some of us are lucky enough to have secret ambitions - training for the marathon, learning the violin, stripping off the anaglypta wallpaper.
(pg 132), you'll see what I believe is anaglypta wallpaper that looks like letterpress.
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