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The rocks presented a high impenetrable wall , over which the torrent came tumbling in a sheet of feathery foam , and fell into a broad deep basin , black from the shadows of the surrounding forest . Here , then , poor Rip was brought ...
Even the inhabitants of cities , born and brought up among brick walls and bustling streets , enter with facility into rural habits , and evince a tact for rural occupation . The merchant has his snug retreat in the vicinity of the ...
The trim hedge , the grass - plot before the door , the little flower - bed bordered with snug box , the woodbine trained up against the wall , and hanging its blossoms about the lattice ; the pot of flowers in the window ; the holly ...
I looked , and lo ! the portraits about the walls became animated ! The old authors thrust out first a head , then a shoulder , from the canvas , looked down curiously , for an instant , upon the motley throng , and then descended ...
The tumult and the scuffle were at an end . The chamber resumed its usual appearance . The old authors shrunk back into their picture frames , and hung in shadowy solemnity along the walls . In short 108 THE ART OF.
ما يقوله الناس - كتابة مراجعة
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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