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Graustark

[grou-stahrk, graw-] /ˈgraʊ stɑrk, ˈgrɔ-/
noun
1.
a novel (1901) by George Barr McCutcheon about the romantic and melodramatic adventures of military and courtly figures in the fictional kingdom of Graustark.
Related forms
Graustarkian, adjective
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  • "I have no hesitancy in saying that Graustark already idolizes this brave American," said Halfont, warmly.

    Graustark George Barr McCutcheon
  • A sequel quite as impossible as 'Graustark' and quite as entertaining.

  • The next morning the two friends took a cab to several railway stations and inquired about Graustark and Edelweiss.

    Graustark George Barr McCutcheon
  • The Prince of Graustark is none other than the son of the heroine of “Graustark.”

    Odd Numbers Sewell Ford
  • Less than fifty persons in Graustark were affiliated with this particular community of anarchists.

    Truxton King George Barr McCutcheon
  • The Prince of Graustark is none other than the son of the heroine of "Graustark."

    If Any Man Sin H. A. Cody
  • That, of course, is commonly known in Graustark, where he is scorned and derided.

    Truxton King George Barr McCutcheon
  • What he wanted to know was this: What had become of the royalty and the nobility of Graustark?

    Truxton King George Barr McCutcheon
  • As for Gabriel, Graustark would kill her before she should go to him.

    Graustark George Barr McCutcheon
  • Graustark intends to preserve him to herself if it is in her power to do so.

    Truxton King George Barr McCutcheon

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