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He is the literary landmark of the place , indicating its existence to the distant
scholar . — He is , like Pompey ' s column at Alexandria , towering alone in
classic dignity . The following sonnet , addressed by Mr Roscoe to his books on
Every thing seems to be the growth of ages of regular and peaceful existence .
The old church of remote architecture , with its low massive portal ; its gothic
tower ; its window rich with tracery and painted g ! ass , in scrupulous
preservation ; its ...
( a ) With this combination of manly and delicate accomplishments , fitting him to
shine both in active and elegant life , and calculated to give him an intense relish
for joyous existence , it must have been a severe trial , in an age of bustle and ...
The last fond look of the glazing eye , turning upon us even from the threshold of
existence ! The faint , faltering accents , struggling in death to give one more
assurance of affection ! Ay , go to the grave of buried love , and me ditate !
While wandering about these gloomy vaults and silent aisles , studying the
records of the dead , the sound of busy existence from without occasionally
reaches the ear ; - - the rumbling of the passing equipage ; the murmur of the
multitude ; or ...
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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