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" It was, as I have said, a fine autumnal day ; the sky was clear and serene, and nature wore that rich and golden livery which we always associate with the idea of abundance. The forests had put on their sober brown and yellow, while some trees of the... "
Select American Classics: Being Selections from Irving's Sketch Book and ... - Page 114
1896
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The Sketch-book of Geoffrey Crayon, Volume 2

Washington Irving - 1835
...their sober brown and yellow , while some trees of the tenderer kind had been nipped by the frosts into brilliant dyes of orange , purple , and scarlet. Streaming files of wild dncks began to make,4 their appearance high in the air ; the bark of the squirrel might be heard from...
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The Young Lady's Book of Elegant Prose: Comprising Selections from the Works ...

1836 - 320 pages
...on their sober brown and yellow, while some trces of the tenderer kind had bcen nipped by the frosts into brilliant dyes of orange, purple, and scarlet....of the squirrel might be heard from the groves of beach and hickory nuts, and the pensive whistle of the quail at intervals from the neighbouring stubble...
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The Sketch Book

Washington Irving - 1843 - 446 pages
...tenderer kind had been nipped by the frosts into brilliant dyes of orange, purple, and scarlet. Screaming files of wild ducks began to make their appearance...pensive whistle of the quail at intervals from the neighbouring stubble field. The small birds were taking their farewell banquets. In the fulness of...
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The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Esq. (Wasington Irving)

Washington Irving - 1843 - 361 pages
...tenderer kind had been nipped by the frosts into brilliant dyes of orange, purple, and scarlet. Screaming files of wild ducks began to make their appearance...pensive whistle of the quail at intervals from the neighbouring stubble field. The small birds were taking their farewell banquets. In the fulness of...
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The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon

Washington Irving - 1846 - 336 pages
...brown and yellow, while some trees of the tenderer kind had been nipped by the frosts into brUliant dyes of orange, purple, and scarlet. Streaming files...pensive whistle of the quail at intervals from the neighbouring stubble field. The small birds were taking their farewell banquets. In the fulness oi'...
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The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gentn

Washington Irving - 1848 - 465 pages
...on their sober brown and yellow, while some trees of the tenderer kind had been nipped by the frosts into brilliant dyes of orange, purple, and scarlet....might be heard from the groves of beech and hickory nut*, and the pensive whistle of the quail at intervals from the neighboring stubble-field. The small...
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The sketch book

Washington Irving - 1849
...on their sober brown and yellow, while some trees of the tenderer kind had been nipped by the frosts into brilliant dyes of orange, purple, and scarlet....and the pensive whistle of the quail at intervals frorh the neighboring stubble-field. The small birds were taking their farewell banquets. In the fullness...
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A Course of Reading for Common Schools and the Lower Classes of Academies ...

Henry Mandeville - 1851 - 377 pages
...yel2 low ; while some trees of the tenderer kind had been nipped by the frosts into brilliant dies of orange, purple and scarlet. Streaming files of wild ducks began to make their ap3 pearance high in the air ; the bark of the squirrel might be heard from the groves of beech and...
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The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gentn

Washington Irving - 1852 - 465 pages
...on their sober brown and yellow, while some trees of the tenderer kind had been nipped by the frosts into brilliant dyes of orange, purple, and scarlet....whistle of the quail at intervals from the neighboring stubble-Seld. The small birds were taking their farewell banquets. In the fullness of their revelry,...
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Prose Writers of America: A Collection of Eloquent and Interesting Extracts ...

1855 - 468 pages
...on their sober brown and yellow, while some trees of the tenderer kind had been nipped by the frosts into brilliant dyes of orange, purple, and scarlet....pensive whistle of the quail at intervals from the neighbouring stuhble field. The small birds were taking their farewell banquets. In the fulness of...
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