A boy of six introduced a carob-nut kernel into each ear.
"Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine" by George M. Gould
Silks, minerals, baulks of timber, ingots of lead, carobs, rape-seed, liquorice, sugar cane, great piles of dutch cheeses.
"Tartarin de Tarascon" by Alphonse Daudet
It is an African species and loves the heat that ripens the carob and the date.
"The Wonders of Instinct" by J. H. Fabre
The path led through a grove of carob trees, from which the beans, known in Germany as St. John's bread, are produced.
"The Lands of the Saracen" by Bayard Taylor
No more longing for the pods of the carob-tree.
"New Tabernacle Sermons" by Thomas De Witt Talmage
Choni, the Maagol, once saw in his travels an old man planting a carob-tree, and he asked him when he thought the tree would bear fruit.
"Hebraic Literature; Translations from the Talmud, Midrashim and Kabbala" by Various
About 40,000 quintals of these carobs are annually exported from Crete.
"The Commercial Products of the Vegetable Kingdom" by P. L. Simmonds
The Spanish name is Algoraba, or Carob-tree.
"The Wonder Island Boys: Exploring the Island" by Roger Thompson Finlay
His work was to stay in the fields and feed them with husks, the hard pods of the carob tree.
"Child's Story of the Bible" by Mary A. Lathbury
Carobs, or locust beans, figure up to about $300,000.
"Asiatic Breezes" by Oliver Optic
One day, nearing the end of the journey, he saw a man planting a carob tree at the foot of a hill.
"Jewish Fairy Tales and Legends" by Gertrude Landa
The Carob was cultivated in England before Shakespeare's time.
"The plant-lore and garden-craft of Shakespeare" by Henry Nicholson Ellacombe
Many thousands of carob plants are annually raised in the Government gardens and issued at a trifling charge.
"Notes on Agriculture in Cyprus and Its Products" by William Bevan
Nuts and olives, almonds and carobs abounded.
"Glories of Spain" by Charles W. Wood
One occasionally sees in Malta a peculiar tree called the carob, with thick, dark green foliage.
"The Story of Malta" by Maturin M. Ballou
The vine, myrtle, olive, palm, banana, carob, &c., grow abundantly in the valley of the Guadalquivir.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 2" by Various
The carob and the lotus are also found.
"The World and Its People: Book VII" by Anna B. Badlam
Very dark under the great carob tree as we go down the steps.
"Sea and Sardinia" by D. H. Lawrence
The products of the soil include grain, fruit, including carob, olive, mulberry, cotton, vegetables and oil seeds.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 8" by Various
The carob tree is very common in the lowlands of Syria.
"The Syrian Christ" by Abraham Mitrie Rihbany