Bare as our leaf-carpeted bamboo-glade appeared, yet a select little company found life worth living there.
"Edge of the Jungle" by William Beebe
Bamboo thickets alternated with patches of lush jungle, and life seethed in both.
"Gold Out of Celebes" by Aylward Edward Dingle
The villages are stockaded with bamboo, and the water runs through them in troughs of split bamboo.
"When the Birds Begin to Sing" by Winifred Graham
It was a bamboo pole, like a fishing-pole only much larger.
"Panther Eye" by Roy J. Snell
When I arose next day and walked to the usual morning seat under the bamboos, I found only Moro there.
"Fil and Filippa" by John Stuart Thomson
She returned, yawning still, to dust the crumbs from the little bamboo table.
"A Sheaf of Corn" by Mary E. Mann
In other places a single piece of bamboo was thrown over a frightful chasm, by way of bridge.
"Borneo and the Indian Archipelago" by Frank S. Marryat
Masses of palms, dark green bamboos, and other tropical growths fill up the distance.
"A Visit to Java" by W. Basil Worsfold
Hornbeams appear, and birch, willow, alder, and walnut grow side by side with wild plantains, palms, and gigantic bamboos.
"The Heart of Nature" by Francis Younghusband
Here also may be seen the curious method of trellising orchards of pear trees with bamboo poles.
"The Critic in the Orient" by George Hamlin Fitch
The enemy, failing to burn Manila, fired a little bamboo village outside; the bursting bamboos could be easily heard by us.
"A Soldier in the Philippines" by Needom N. Freeman
Across the stream a sort of picket fence is erected by planting bamboos close together.
"Where the Strange Trails Go Down" by E. Alexander Powell
Mud huts and bamboo sheds prop themselves against tiled eaves and windowless houses.
"Through the Malay Archipelago" by Emily Richings
The uses to which all the parts and products of the bamboo are applied in Oriental countries are almost endless.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 2" by Various
Happily for the thirsty boys, we strike a group of bamboos, which yield plenty of water.
"Two Years with the Natives in the Western Pacific" by Felix Speiser
At regular intervals in the streets were kindled great clustered lights with bamboo supports, like candelabra.
"An Eagle Flight" by José Rizal
Malay floors are made of laths of wood or of bamboo laid parallel to one another, with spaces between each one of them.
"In Court and Kampong" by Hugh Clifford
The floor was of split bamboo, and was elastic to the foot, causing a sensation which at first made us step carefully.
"Tales of the Malayan Coast" by Rounsevelle Wildman
The mouth is then stopped up with leaves, and the bamboo is placed over the fire, resting on a stone at an angle of forty-five degrees or more.
"Children of Borneo" by Edwin Herbert Gomes
They lived in bamboo huts, and slept on the damp ground.
"Carmen Ariza" by Charles Francis Stocking
To rosy rifts and hillocks,
To orchards that I knew,
To snows of peach and cherry,
And feathers of bamboo.
"Nippon" by Alfred Noyes
The leaves of bamboo grass
All o'er the mount with silken
Rustles sound, yet
I dream of my darling,
For I am parted from her.
"The leaves of bamboo grass" by Kakinomoto no Asomi Hitomaro
For me to send them to. My heart
Teaches me loving words to use,
But I can repeat them only
In the garden, to the tall bamboos.
"Young Girl: Annam" by Padraic Colum
Sitting alone among dark bamboo,
Play: lift my voice, into deep trees.
Where am I? No one knows.
Only White Moon finds me here.
"The Bamboo Grove" by Wang Wei
She stands and dreams for me
Outside the house by the bamboo door.
In a minute
I will leave my shadow
And talk to her of poetry and love.
"The Little Woman Of Clear River" by Edward Powys Mathers
Nor, in the bamboos, where they bow
A respite from the blinding sun,
The old priest--dreaming painless how
Nirvana's calm will come when won.
"Maya" by Cale Young Rice
Top with champagne and dust with bamboo fungus and black truffle powder.
He described the bansuri as "a piece of bamboo with four to six holes in it, basically.".
Destructive bamboo becomes home space invader .
The most spectacular scene of the play involves kites whirled at the end of long, bamboo poles as boys compete to cut each other's kite strings.
This undated publicity photo provided by courtesy of Opening Ceremony shows a black bamboo jersey Eyelet Tank ($150) and white wool and padded mesh Cutout Trouser ($250) from Yoko Ono's new menswear collection.
It is linen, not wool, that resembles "bamboo shards" while wool looks like "fish scales.
Bamboo Now Available in Solid Lumber .
Then, they were served premium in-flight meals with bamboo, fruit, and water.
The Maui Fire Department responded to a report of a 22-year-old woman who fell off a 20-foot cliff in the area of the Bamboo Forest trail.
Mending wings with wire and bamboo.
Liu Ye's Bamboo Modernism .
Beijing-based artist Liu Ye is in New York to finish painting his ultra-refined nine-part Bamboo Bamboo Broadway in situ at Sperone Westwater for his show of the same name.
The chip-free top and base coat contain borage seed oil and bamboo extract (an excellent source of silica), both of which work to hydrate nail beds, encourage growth, and strengthen weak nails .
Nepalese children play on a bamboo swing at sunrise in Kathmandu during the ninth day of the 15-day Dashain festival.
After that, it's all springy yellow noodles, shredded pork shoulder, creamy pork belly, submerged laver, green onions and bamboo shoots.