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Frank J. Wilstach, comp.  A Dictionary of Similes.  1916.
  Curved like the Spring-months’ russet moon.
            —Robert Browning
  Curved like a vault.
            —Gabriel D’Annunzio
  His heroic stature became curved like a maple tree in autumn, bereft of its leaves.
            —Jan Kalincák
  Curved like a stallion’s crop.
            —Rudyard Kipling
  Curved over like the edge of a waterfall.
            —Rudyard Kipling
  Curved like the crescent moon.
            —Robert Southey
  Down-curving like the falling wave.
            —Robert Southey
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