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Their visages , too , were peculiar : one had a large head , broad face , and small
piggish eyes : the face of another seemed to consist entirely of nose , and was
surmounted by a white sugarloaf hat , set off with a little red cock ' s tail . They all
He recognized on the sign , however , the ruby face of King George , under which
he had smoked so many a peaceful pipe ; but even this was singularly
metamorphosed . The red coat was changed for - ɔne of blue and buff , a sword
was held ...
At length I traced him to a corner of a small court , surrounded by lofty houses ,
where the inhabitants enjoy about as much of the face of heaven , as a
community of frogs at the bottom of a well . The sexton was a meek , acquiescing
little man ...
How have their authors buried themselves in the solitude of cells and cloisters ;
shut themselves up from the face of man , and the still more blessed face of
nature ; and devoted themselves to painful research and intense reflection ! And
all for ...
... appositeness of imagery for which he stands pre - eminent . ' : With fairest
flowers , Whilst summer lasts , and I live here , Fidele , I ' II sweeten thy sad grave
; thou shalt not lack The flower that ' s like thy face , pale RURAL FUNERALS .
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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