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writing case

a portable folder with compartments for holding writing materials
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  • By and by he put up his writing case and went off to get some stamps at a baker's shop.

    Kit Musgrave's Luck Harold Bindloss
  • On the floor of the cabin, thrown by the shock from the rack, lay her writing case.

    Benita, An African Romance H. Rider Haggard
  • There is this to be admitted—that the letters, accumulating, began to bulk inconveniently in her writing case.

    This Freedom A. S. M. Hutchinson
  • And unpacking the valise, he took therefrom a handsome French writing case.

    The Strollers Frederic S. Isham
  • May put her letter inside the writing case and moved away from the writing-table.

    The New Warden Mrs. David G. Ritchie
  • There Helen had sat, there lay her writing case, the key sealed in an envelope addressed to me.

    The Bacillus of Beauty Harriet Stark
  • Kitty was wedged in a corner with a writing case and, I think, Donald's sword.

    Before and after Waterloo Edward Stanley
  • Upton had found nothing else, except Helen's watch, open beside the writing case, and a glass that still held a little sherry.

    The Bacillus of Beauty Harriet Stark
  • I did not open Helen's writing case for weeks; not until after my return from the dreary journey West with Mr. Winship.

    The Bacillus of Beauty Harriet Stark
  • After the row was over, Mr. Fullerton missed his watch and a hundred sovereigns which were in a writing case in his cabin.

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