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  • On the other runs the long brick wall of the garden, -- soggy, begrimed; streaked with moss and lichen in bands of black-green and yellow ochre, over which mass and sway the great sycamores that Ziem loves, their lower branches interwoven with zinnober cedars gleaming in spots where the prying sun drips gold.

    The Veiled Lady and Other Men and Women Francis Hopkinson Smith 1876


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  • An archaic term for a "chrome green" color...

    January 17, 2009