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" ... of excellent Hollands. He was naturally a thirsty soul, and was soon tempted to repeat the draught. One taste provoked another, and he reiterated his visits to the flagon so often that at length his senses were overpowered, his eyes swam in his head,... "
Select American Classics: Being Selections from Irving's Sketch Book and ... - Page 139
1896
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The Literary World: Sixth-[eighth] reader

John Calvin Metcalf, Sarah Withers, Mrs. Hetty S. Browne - 1919
...thirsty soul, and was soon tempted to repeat the draught. One taste provoked another ; and he repeated his visits to the flagon so often that at length his...gradually declined, and he fell into a deep sleep. II On waking he found himself on the green knoll whence he had first seen the old man of the glen....
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Junior High School Literature ...

William Harris Elson, Christine M. Keck - 1920
...much of the flavor of excellent Hollands. He so was naturally a thirsty soul, and was soon tempted to repeat the draught. One taste provoked another;...gradually declined, and he fell into a deep sleep. ing among the bushes, and the eagle was wheeling aloft, and breasting the pure mountain breeze. "Surely,"...
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Story Hour Readings, Book 8

Ernest Clark Hartwell - 1921
...flavor of excellent Hollands. He was naturally a thirsty soul, and was soon tempted to repeat the draft. One taste provoked another, and he reiterated his...often that at length his senses were overpowered, his is eyes swam in his head, his head gradually declined, and he fell into a deep sleep. On waking he...
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The Elson Readers: (Revision of Elson grammar school reader, book four)

William Harris Elson, Christine M. Keck, Lura E. Runkel - 1921
...found had much the flavor of excellent Hollands. He was naturally a thirsty soul, and was soon tempted to repeat the draught. One taste provoked another; and he reiterated his 35 visits to the flagon so often that at length his senses were over* powered, his eyes swam in his...
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Complete Course in Public Speaking

Joseph Albert Mosher - 1920 - 631 pages
...outline of the context when excerpts are employed. NARRATIVE GROUP RIP'S AWAKENING, FROM "Rip VAN WINKLE" On waking he found himself on the green knoll whence...old man of the glen. He rubbed his eyes — it was a 83 bright sunny morning. The birds were hopping and twittering among the bushes, and the eagle was...
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Literature in the Junior High School ...

Emma Miller Bolenius - 1926
...had much of the flavor of excellent Hollands. He was naturally a thirsty soul, and was soon tempted to repeat the draught. One taste provoked another;...gradually declined, and he fell into a deep sleep. E 22 On waking, he found himself on the green knoll whence he had first seen the old man of the glen....
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Literature Reader, Volume 7

Leroy E. Armstrong - 1916
...had much of the flavor of excellent Hollands.0 He was naturally a thirsty soul, and was soon tempted to repeat the draught. One taste provoked another; and he reiterated his visits to the fiagon so often that at length his senses were overpowered, his eyes swam in his head, his head gradually...
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The Hudson River in Literature: An Anthology

Arthur G. Adams - 1980 - 337 pages
...had much of the flavor of excellent Hollands. He was naturally a thirsty soul, and was soon tempted to repeat the draught. One taste provoked another;...first seen the old man of the glen. He rubbed his eyes—it was a bright sunny morning. The birds were hopping and twittering among the bushes, and the...
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A Rhetoric of the Unreal: Studies in Narrative and Structure, Especially of ...

Christine Brooke-Rose - 1981 - 448 pages
...carefully unspecified, under-determined, although this could escape a first reading (my italics):3 On waking, he found himself on the green knoll whence he had first seen the old man of the glen [reader assumes he was transported there after drinking from the flagon]. He rubbed his eyes - it was...
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Washington Irving: History, Tales & Sketches (LOA #16): The Sketch Book / A ...

Washington Irving - 1983 - 1144 pages
...had much of the flavour of excellent hollands. He was naturally a thirsty soul and was soon tempted to repeat the draught. One taste provoked another,...gradually declined and he fell into a deep sleep. On awaking he found himself on the green knoll from whence he had first seen the old man of the glen....
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