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  • n. Plural form of treasure-trove.


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  • So what other treasure-troves stayed hidden behind the Iron Curtain?

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  • Yet this was not an eclecticism that, gifted with the power of a king, the dignity of a priest, and the discernment of a prophet, drew from the treasure-troves of European libraries only their choicest gems.

    The Continental Monthly, Vol. 1, No. 1, January 1862 Devoted to Literature and National Policy

  • She is their native land; but ah! their country has never opened her treasure-troves to them as to those with sympathetic and appreciative understanding of her characteristics, and many of them are as hazy as a foreigner as to whether it is the kooka-burra that laughs and the moke-poke that calls, or the other way about.

    Some Everyday Folk and Dawn

  • "Why, for the Golden North, for the land of the Midnight Sun, for the treasure-troves of the Klondike Valley."

    The Trail of '98 A Northland Romance

  • To hear them, you would think they had an exclusive option on the treasure-troves of the Klondike.

    The Trail of '98 A Northland Romance

  • Old bookstands were always attractive centers of interest to Theodore, and, among other treasure-troves, he brought home one day a boy of fourteen years, whose office it had been to watch the books.

    Eighty Years and More: Reminiscences 1815-1897

  • We now possess a magnificent musical vocabulary, a splendid musical literature, yet so accustomed are we to grand treasure-troves we perhaps prize them no more than the meagre stores of the past were prized.

    For Every Music Lover A Series of Practical Essays on Music

  • One day, as technology improves, and we explore some of these underwater treasure-troves, historians and archaeologists will be forced to rewrite world history and admit that many of the American Indians came from the east, as their traditions say, and not the west alone.

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  • site that features biographies of the greatest scientists who have ever lived, right up to the present.

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  • And what, for instance, is there beautiful about the green hill of Berdbjerg, if you don't imagine, that inside very tiny creatures swarm and buzz, and sigh when the sun rises, but begin to dance and play with their beautiful treasure-troves, as soon as evening comes. "

    Mogens and Other Stories


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