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  • "That's what I call a han'some present," admired Uncle Larry in the same hearty voice Mary Rose usually heard from him.

    Mary Rose of Mifflin

  • Accompanying him is my other favorite icon, Hello Kitty in Korean han-bok dress.

    Korean Fertility + Hello Kitty = blog logo

  • The han is a large stable, with a small house attached.

    High Albania

  • A han is usually a ramshackle shanty that in England would not be thought fit for a cow of good family.

    High Albania

  • "Which I call han'some treatment for Mr. Speed, an 'only wish we might retain it at the Centipede as a remembrance.

    Going Some

  • They continue to study, however, and are allowed to go into the palace, where they are examined in the presence of the Emperor, and those who pass are called han lin, or forest of pencils.

    Court Life In China

  • They continue to study, however, and are allowed to go into the palace, where they are examined in the presence of the Emperor, and those who pass are called han lin, or forest of pencils.

    Court Life in China

  • It is divided into two classes of which the first is called A-han, that is,

    Hinduism and Buddhism, An Historical Sketch, Vol. 3

  • [14] Southern readers will recognize this and "han'-roomance" as terms used by negroes in playing marbles, -- a favorite game on the plantations

    Nights With Uncle Remus

  • [14] Southern readers will recognize this and "han'-roomance" as terms used by negroes in playing marbles, -- a favorite game on the plantations Sunday afternoons.

    Nights With Uncle Remus Myths and Legends of the Old Plantation

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