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cottage piano

noun
1.
a small upright piano
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  • Imagine Mario in a boudoir with a cottage piano accompaniment, and then you have it.

    The Bramleighs Of Bishop's Folly Charles James Lever
  • A cottage piano, with a photo-frame and a fern upon, it is what the soul cries out for in connection with Robina.

    They and I Jerome K. Jerome
  • I remember that I saw something like a dark shadow move very quickly and disappear in front of a cottage piano.

    Animal Ghosts Elliott O'Donnell
  • I saw the cottage piano upside down, and I again saw my own boots flash past me, this time over my head, soles uppermost.

  • In the room there was a cottage piano, and one evening, when Dion had been drilling and came back late, he heard her singing.

    In the Wilderness Robert Hichens
  • It held a cottage piano and little else save a vague fragrance and good taste.

    Five Tales John Galsworthy
  • Here and there could be heard the tinkle of a cottage piano, and the laughter of belated merry-makers on the verandas.

  • In a remote corner, embowered in palms, was a cottage piano, with a copy of the 'Kensington Coil' open on the music-stand.

    The Forsyte Saga, Complete John Galsworthy
  • Between the windows stand a cottage piano and a piano stool.

    Trelawny of The "Wells" Arthur W. Pinero
  • There was a couch in one corner, a cottage piano in another, and a writing-table near the window.

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