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Nature seems to delight in disappointing the assiduities of art , with which it
would rear legitimate dulness to maturity ; and to glory in the vigour and
luxuriance of her chance productions . She scatters the seeds of genius to the
winds , and ...
After our own country , there was none in whose glory we more delighted - none
whose good opinion we were more ... Even during the late war , whenever there
was the least opportunity for kind feelings to spring forth , it was the delight of the
She seemed delighted with an opportunity to oblige ; and hurrying up stairs to the
archives of her house , where the precious ... I received it with becoming
reverence ; but what was my delight , at beholding on its cover the identical
painting of ...
His idea is associated with every charm of nature ; we hear his voice in the echo
which he once delighted to awaken ; his spirit haunts the grove which he once
frequented ; we think of him in the wild upland solitude , or amidst the pensive ...
There is a shocking levity in some natures , which leads them to sport with awful
and hallowed things ; and there are base minds , which delight to revenge on the
illustrious dead the abject homage and groveling servility which they pay to the ...
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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
LibraryThing Reviewمعاينة المستخدمين - JBD1 - LibraryThing
I had read "Rip Van Winkle" and "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" before, but I picked this up to read the other essays included in the collection. "The Art of Book-making" (about a visit to the British ... قراءة التقييم بأكمله