Then I kind of sauntered out to the back room where the hurdy-gurdy ought to be.
"Arizona Nights" by Stewart Edward White
A hurdy-gurdy began to play, abruptly drowning the noise of a quarrel between some Frenchmen further up the street.
"Seven Men" by Max Beerbohm
Then above the roar of the train sounded the high notes of a hurdy-gurdy.
"The Call of the Canyon" by Zane Grey
From the hurdy-gurdy of my childhood, down to Kubelik and his successors, I have been more or less music-mad.
"The Drums Of Jeopardy" by Harold MacGrath
You came to think it the dance music of Hell, ground from a cracked hurdy-gurdy, lent out by the Devil on hire.
"The Second Thoughts of An Idle Fellow" by Jerome K. Jerome
Once, just outside our door, I saw him standing in a crowd, watching a performing poodle attached to a hurdy-gurdy.
"Novel Notes" by Jerome K. Jerome
The dancing was to the sound of a hurdy-gurdy and violin, the same couples almost always together.
"An Iceland Fisherman" by Pierre Loti
The hurdy-gurdy tune and the unsung words had acted like a spell.
"Jonah" by Louis Stone
And I love the hurdy-gurdies and the awnings and the elevated trains and the street markets!
"Martie the Unconquered" by Kathleen Norris
The boy evinced his gratitude by a new turn of the hurdy-gurdy.
"The Caxtons, Complete" by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Whine creaked the hurdy-gurdy, and bow-wow all of a sudden barked the dog.
"What Will He Do With It, Complete" by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
He's got a hurdy-gurdy.
"Heart and Science" by Wilkie Collins
I say, you rascal with the hurdy-gurdy, More than enough of that vile shindy; drop it!
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 99., August 2, 1890." by Various
No one was living at Hurdy-Gurdy.
"The Collected Works of Ambrose Bierce, Vol. II: In the Midst of Life: Tales of Soldiers and Civilians" by Ambrose Bierce
Here around a hurdy gurdy gravely danced some little girls.
"His Family" by Ernest Poole
Susan is lean, cadaverous and intellectual, with the proportions of a file and the voice of a hurdy-gurdy.
"The Life and Work of Susan B. Anthony (Volume 1 of 2)" by Ida Husted Harper
It was called 'The Saints' Rest Hurdy-Gurdy,' and the proceedings each night began with prayer.
"The Collected Works of Ambrose Bierce, Volume 8" by Ambrose Bierce
Sounds like Hurdy-gurdys, doosn't it?
"Queen Hildegarde" by Laura Elizabeth Howe Richards
This ain't a hurdy-gurdy, and if you expec's music you'll have to toss us a copper.
"The Astonishing History of Troy Town" by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
There was not even an organ boy or a hurdy-gurdy.
"Rome in 1860" by Edward Dicey