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  • When his village is visited by fair-headed, long-bearded Norsemen who wish to trade with Englishmen, Raven is much surprised to find out that he can speak their language, but more surprises are to follow – and not all of them will be pleasant.

    Giles Kristian - Raven: Blood Eye (Book Review)

  • Two of its crew, big, fair-headed, one with plaited braids either side his neck, idled on its narrow rear deck, above the oarsmen's benches.

    His Disposition

  • George, so fair-headed and round-faced, has always been a beloved boy of the Yorks, and at this Christmas feast he acts towards his older brother not only as if he has been forgiven but also as if he will always be forgiven anything.

    The White Queen

  • A study published in the Journal of Experimental Psychology found that men's scores fell in tests after they had been shown a picture of a fair-headed woman.

    Informed Reader

  • So it is sort of weird to have, after all this time, to have a fair-headed James Bond.

    CNN Transcript Oct 12, 2005

  • A sleek blue motorcar driven by a fair-headed boy, with two young women passengers.

    Locked Rooms

  • But as I am a great fan of 'The Dick Van Dyke Show', seeing Carl Reiner in the role of Inspector House made qute an impression on a fair-headed yet feather-headed young boy.

    Archive 2004-10-10

  • Upon this the fair-headed muzhik, rising to his knees, stretches

    Through Russia

  • The narrow-chested, fair-headed little muzhik then raked me with his eyes; whereafter he produced a cigarette from a tin box, snapped-to the lid of the box, struck a match (illuminating once more the face of the dead man), and applied the flame to the cigarette.

    Through Russia

  • Presently the tall man strides towards the fair-headed peasant, deals him a single blow which knocks him from the back of the young fellow, and, turning to the crowd, says with an informing air:

    Through Russia

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