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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 . A small wicket gate ...
He found the house gone to decay — the roof fallen in , the windows shattered ,
and the doors off the hinges . A half - starved dog that looked like Wolf was
skulking about it . Rip called him by name , but the cur snarled , showed his teeth
, and ...
Whilst I was gazing about in this idle way , my attention was attracted to a distant
door , at the end of a suite of apartments . It was closed , but every now and then
it would open , and some strange favoured being , generally clothed in black ...
Just within the passage is a small door on the left . To this the verger applied a
key ; it was double locked , and opened with some difficulty , as if seldom used .
We now ascended a dark narrow staircase , and passing through a second door
( a ) I was just about to launch forth into eulogiums upon the poets of the day ,
when the sudden opening of the door caused me to turn my head . It was the
verger , who came to inform me that it was time to close the library . I sought to
have a ...
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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