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Canby

[kan-bee] /ˈkæn bi/
noun
1.
Henry Seidel
[sahyd-l] /ˈsaɪd l/ (Show IPA),
1878–1961, U.S. author and critic.
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  • Canby's cold gray eyes glittered, though he said nothing of his intentions.

    The Dude Wrangler Caroline Lockhart
  • Annette declared that the Canby "At Home" was certain to be a most unusual affair.

    Cap'n Dan's Daughter Joseph C. Lincoln
  • Pinkey led the horse back and in no gentle fashion Canby was pulled over the edge for the second time, where he lay limp.

    The Dude Wrangler Caroline Lockhart
  • Miss Canby told me about it as I was waiting for you to come out, Gertrude.

    Cap'n Dan's Daughter Joseph C. Lincoln
  • The same remark will apply also in the case of General Canby.

  • "There's Canby—you might call on him," Pinkey suggested, grinning.

    The Dude Wrangler Caroline Lockhart
  • But she had resented Canby's dishonesty for him—that was something; and Wallie was in a mood to be grateful for anything.

    The Dude Wrangler Caroline Lockhart
  • It was upon Wallie's inability to "winter" that Canby was counting.

    The Dude Wrangler Caroline Lockhart
  • They pay you a high compliment,—sending Canby and Thomas to their death.

    Wigwam and War-path; Or the Royal Chief in Chains A. B. (Alfred Benjamin) Meacham
  • So Canby had laid one more straw on the camel's back to break it!

    The Dude Wrangler Caroline Lockhart

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