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A fine lawn sloped away from it , studded with clumps of trees , so disposed as to break a soft fertile country into a variety of landscapes . The Mersey was seen winding a broad quiet sheet of water through an expanse of green meadow ...
There was a degree of probability in this picture that I could not gainsay , so we walked on in silence . After turning from the inain road , up a narrow lane , so thickly shaded by forest trees as to give it a complete air of seclusion ...
A wild vine had overrun one end with a profusion of foliage ; a few trees threw their branches gracefully over it ; and I observed several pots of flowers tastefully disposed about the door , and on the grass - plot in front .
may have descried the light smoke curling up from a village , whose shingle roofs gleam among the trees , just where the blue tints of the upland melt away into the fresh green of the nearer landscape . It is a little village of great ...
ly to avoid the sun , and keep in the shade of a large tree ; so that the neighbours could tell the hour by his movements as accurately as by a sun - dial . It is true , he was rarely heard to speak , but smoked his pipe incessantly .
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LibraryThing Reviewمعاينة المستخدمين - m.belljackson - LibraryThing
4-5 Stars for Rip and Ichabod, 3 or less for most of the other fiction. Early in the book, Irving offers maybe the first literary mention of throwing shade: (talking about "great men") "I have mingled ... قراءة التقييم بأكمله
LibraryThing Reviewمعاينة المستخدمين - haloedrain - LibraryThing
4 stars for Rip Van Winkle and Sleepy Hollow. The rest are skippable, they read like the kind of op-ed that spawns lots of other op-eds and blog posts disagreeing with each other. قراءة التقييم بأكمله