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  • Central Park was heartbreakingly beautiful at sunset as we entered it, but not half as beautiful as my new car with its walnut-wood trim, steering-wheel-mounted audio and voice controls and su nroof.

    Driving Like the Other Half

  • The narrow room stretches about 70 yards, filled with heavy walnut-wood tables, custom-made leather couches and deep-brown leather-paneled walls.

    Inside the Commissioner's Club

  • The narrow room stretches about 70 yards, filled with heavy walnut-wood tables, custom-made leather couches, deep-brown leather-paneled walls, low-lighting (aside from the flicker of 26 flat screens), and two 10-foot long fireplaces to keep warm.

    Stadium's Club Is a Football Throwback

  • A shabby, cheap carpet lay in wrinkles at the foot of a curtainless walnut-wood bedstead; dingy curtains, begrimed with cigar smoke and fumes from a smoky chimney, hung in the windows; a

    A Distinguished Provincial at Paris

  • The carpet was of rich velvet pile, in groups of brilliant flowers, and dotted over with chairs, sofas, and _tête-à-têtes_ of carved walnut-wood, cushioned with the richest green velvet: the tables were of marble with gilded pedestals.

    The Englishwoman in America

  • The curtains and chair-covers are always of very rich damask, frequently worth from two to three guineas a yard; but the richness of this, and of the gold embroidery, is toned down by the dark hue of the walnut-wood furniture.

    The Englishwoman in America

  • The walnut-wood rafters are left visible, and the intervening spaces filled with a kind of white plaster.

    La Grenadiere

  • The walnut-wood furniture chosen by the stranger lady was perfectly plain, and the whole charm of the house consisted in its neatness and harmony with its surroundings.

    La Grenadiere

  • The walls and ceiling of this spacious room were whitewashed, and the furniture consisted of wooden benches like those seen in schools, a clumsy cupboard, a walnut-wood writing-table, and an armchair.

    The Commission in Lunacy

  • Not without reason was it often asserted by the regular frequenters of the Porters, that when the light shone full upon the grain of certain panels, and particularly upon an old corner cupboard of walnut-wood in the bar, you might trace little forests there, and tiny trees like the parent tree, in full umbrageous leaf.

    Our Mutual Friend

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