For some time afterwards, while I proudly pictured her showing this and similar articles to all who felt an interest in me, she was really concealing them fearfully in a bandbox
on the garret stair.
i make a leg for captain ahab, and he wears it like a gentleman; but I make a bandbox
for Queequeg, and he wont put his head into it.
The street-car conductors and drivers wore pretty uniforms which seemed to be just out of the bandbox
, and their manners were as fine as their clothes.
On the floor beside her stood his old valise and a bandbox
wrapped in newspapers.
And it was really a pleasure--from the first opening of the bandbox
, where everything smelt of lavender and rose-leaves, to the clasping of the small coral necklace that fitted closely round her little white neck.
Nicholas would insist upon carrying the basket, and Miss Snevellicci would insist upon carrying it herself, which gave rise to a struggle, in which Nicholas captured the basket and the bandbox
The houses on each side of this bandbox
are tall, and I discovered later that it had once been an open passage to the back gardens.
said Miss Jemima to a young lady of whom nobody took any notice, and who was coming downstairs with her own bandbox
The streets were crowded, for it was the day of Pentecost, and the crowd looked in wonder at these two cavaliers; one as fresh as if he had come out of a bandbox
, the other so covered with dust that he looked as if he had but just come off a field of battle.
the captain was asking,--a most unsealike captain, in Daughtry's opinion; rather, a spick-and- span, brisk little business-man or floor-walker just out of a bandbox
Alec's feet; the green bandbox
had a gray veil straying out of it, and yes
The girl then turned towards the House of the Seven Gables, to the door of which, meanwhile,--not the shop-door, but the antique portal,--the omnibus-man had carried a light trunk and a bandbox