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  • His regular and strongly marked features, his handsome blue eyes rolling in their orbits, enormous mustaches, and black hair falling in long ringlets over the collar of a kurtka with narrow sleeves, struck the attention at first sight.

    Recollections of the private life of Napoleon

  • The neck of the king was bare, a large white scalloped collar fell over the collar of the kurtka.

    Napoleon's Campaign in Russia Anno 1812

  • He rode a very noble white horse and wore a Polish kurtka of light blue velvet which reached down to the knees, embroidered with golden lace, dark red mameluke pantaloons with golden galloons, white gauntlets and a three-cornered general's hat with white plumes; the saddle was of red velvet and a caparison of the same stuff, all embroidered with gold.

    Napoleon's Campaign in Russia Anno 1812

  • Methinks, the honourable scarecrow, clad now in trist and fashionable attire, may be welcome to those who never saw him in his modest kurtka of

    Peter Schlemihl

  • And that brings to my mind a witty thing you said about him; you had often seen him, heaven knows where and when, in an old black _kurtka_, {20} which in fact he always wore, and you declared "he would be a lucky fellow if his soul were half as immortal as his kurtka!"

    Peter Schlemihl

  • A strange man with a long grey beard, wearing a black, worn-out kurtka, with a botanical case suspended at his side, and slippers over his boots, on account of the damp rainy weather, inquired after me, and left these papers behind him.

    Peter Schlemihl

  • pozytywnie's diary pozytywnie's Diaryland Diary spedzamy wczoraj 12godzin razem. zupa u mnie, chodzenie po galerii. przelamuje sie, widze to. zdejmuje klapki z oczu, poza quiksilverem pojawiaja sie inne sklepy. fajna kurtka + rekawiczki w kappahlu, fajny sweterek w zarze. w miedzyczasie smsowanie z Klaudia i cos, ze jej bardziej dzis pasuje.

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