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From the moment you lose sight of the land you have left , all is vacancy until you
step on the opposite shore , and are launched at once into the bustle and
novelties of another world . In travelling by land there is a continuity of scene ,
and a ...
As I saw the last blue line of my native land fade away like a cloud in the horizon ,
it seemed as if I had closed one volume of the world and its concerns , and had
time for meditation , before I opened another . That land , too , . now vanishing ...
It was a fine sunny morning . when the thrilling cry of « land ! » was given from the
mast head . None but those who have experienced it can form an idea of the
delicious throng of sensations which rush into an American ' s bosom , when he ...
The meetings of acquaintances — the greetings of friends — the consultations of
men of business . I alone was solitary and idle . I had no friend to meet , no
cheering to receive . I stepped upon the land of my forefathers — but felt that I
was a ...
There is , doubtless , considerable political hostility , and a general soreness at
the illiberality of the English press ; but collectively speaking , the prepossessions
of the people are strongly in favour of Eng· land . Indeed , at one time , they ...
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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