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1) arbor, arbour. The Columbia Guide to Standard American English. 1993
...bower in the garden alike; British English spells the axle as we do but the bower as arbour. See SPELLING (1). 1...

2) arbour. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Chiefly British Variant of arbor1....

3) Chapter 8. American Spelling. 1. The Two Orthographies. Mencken, H.L. 1921. The American Language
...1 1. The omission of the penultimate u in words ending in -our: American English arbor arbour armor armour behavior behaviour candor candour clamor clamour clangor...

4) Chapter XI. Turgenev, Ivan. 1917. Fathers and Children. Vol. XIX, Part 2. Harvard Classics Shelf of Fiction
...HALF an hour later Nikolai Petrovitch went into the garden to his favourite arbour. He was overtaken by melancholy thoughts. For the first time he realised clearly...

5) Chapter IX. Turgenev, Ivan. 1917. Fathers and Children. Vol. XIX, Part 2. Harvard Classics Shelf of Fiction
...poplars here by preference, and spruce firs, and perhaps limes, giving them some loam. The arbour there has done well, he added, because it s acacia and lilac; they...

6) Wordsworth, William. 1888. Complete Poetical Works.
...THE LONGEST DAY ADDRESSED TO MY DAUGHTER LET us quit the leafy arbour, And the torrent murmuring by; For the sun is in his harbour, Weary of the open sky. Evening...

7) Caraway. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...in Asia Minor, whence the seeds were imported. 1 "Nay, you shall see my orchard, where in an arbour we will eat a last year s pippin of my own graffing, with a dish...

8) 2. Nest Eggs. Stevenson, Robert Louis. 1913. A Child s Garden of Verses and Underwoods
...BIRDS all the sunny day Flutter and quarrel Here in the arbour-like Tent of the laurel. Here in the fork 5 The brown nest is seated; Four little blue eggs The mother...

9) Brewer, E. Cobham. Dictionary of Phrase & Fable. Besant, Sir Walter (b. Portsmouth, 1838).
...Mortiboy (1872); The French Humorists (1873); The Monks of Thelema (1878); By Celia s Arbour (1878); Twas in Trafalgar s Bay (1879); The Seamy Side (1880); The Ten...

10) Greycoats. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...his rifle for one more shot at the advancing greycoats."-Besant and Rice: By Celia s Arbour, chap. xlv....

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