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There were to be seen the masterpieces of art , the refinements of highly
cultivated society , the quaint peculiarities of ancient and local custom . My native
country was full of youthful promise ; Europe was rich in the accumulated
treasures of ...
So schwört in der alten Legende Syr Guy der Sultan : So helpe me Mahowne of
might , And Termagaunt my God so bright , ( Percy ' s Reliques of Ancient English
Poetry , Leipzig , Tauchnitz , vol . I , p . 62 . 63 . ) Vergl . Hamlet III , 2 : I would ...
He looked in vain for the sage Nicholas Vedder , with his broad face , double chin
, and fair long pipe , uttering clouds of tobacco smoke instead of idle speeches ;
or Van Bummel , the schoolmaster , doling 106 forth the contents of an ancient ...
He was a descendant of the historian of that name , who wrote one of the earliest
accounts of the province . Peter was the most ancient inhabitant of the village ,
and well versed in all the wonderful events and traditions of the neighbourhood .
... quaint blacklooking portraits of ancient authors . About the room were placed
long tables , with stands for reading and writing , at which sat many pale ,
cadaverous personages , poring intently over dusty volumes , rummaging among
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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