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His pieces are mostly short , occasional productions , addresses to ladies and
noblemen , or to his brother - poets Fletcher and Jonson , or slight amatory
effusions not distinguished for elegance or fancy “ ( Chambers ' s Cyclopaedia ,
Part I , p ...
He was generally seen trooping like a colt at his mother ' s heels , equipped in a
pair of his father ' s cast off galligaskins , which he had much ado 38 to hold up
with one hand , as a fine lady does her train in bad weather . Rip Van Winkle ...
... the gallant , but hapless Surrey ? , and his account of his loiterings about them
in his stripling days , when enamoured of the Lady Geraldine : — With eyes cast
up unto the maiden ' s tower , ancient Keep of the Castle , where James the First.
The subject of the poem is his love for the Lady Jane 22 ) Roger L ' Estrange (
Note of W . Irving ) . Er lebte von 16161704 ; politischer Schriftsteller und Dichter .
Er war Royalist und wurde von dem Parlamentsheere gefangen genommen , und
... the brightest scene of his story ; and to contrast with that effulgence of light and
loveliness , that exhilarating accompaniment of bird and song , and foliage and
flower , and all the revel of the year , with which he ushers in the lady of his heart .
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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