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  • noun Plural form of engraving.

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Examples

  • Also, there were copies of paintings and old wood engravings from the magazines of a generation and more before.

    CHAPTER XII

  • See more engravings from the same series at the always-wonderful BibliOdyssey.

    Boing Boing

  • I witnessed none of the hat-losing, horse-flipping spectacles seen in engravings on the walls of steakhouses.

    Masters of the Hunt

  • I witnessed none of the hat-losing, horse-flipping spectacles seen in engravings on the walls of steakhouses.

    Masters of the Hunt

  • RNE: Joe's suggestion that Blake might have gone on to create more wood engravings is perceptive.

    Introduction

  • Also, there were copies of paintings and old wood engravings from the magazines of a generation and more before.

    Chapter 12

  • "As _A Crown of Flowers_ is carefully printed upon fine paper, full value is given to the engravings, which is one of the features of the magazine from which they are selected, and shows what a marked advance has been made of recent years in the character of such illustrations, which will, in the present instance, vie with anything of the kind produced on this or the other side of the Atlantic."

    The Girl's Own Paper, Vol. VIII, No. 355, October 16, 1886

  • One of the engravings was a greyhound with an arrow through him, a crest of my grandmother's, whose maiden name was Noble.

    What I Remember

  • Think then of the marvellous history of the Florentine lion, the subject of so many engravings, which is offered on the stall of every printseller to the eyes of the moved and astonished passers-by.

    Biographies of Distinguished Scientific Men

  • Think then of the marvellous history of the Florentine lion, the subject of so many engravings, which is offered on the stall of every printseller to the eyes of the moved and astonished passers-by.

    Biographies of Distinguished Scientific Men

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