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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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Standard Classic Reader: Book- for the -grade, Book 4

1914
...tenderer kind had been nipped by the frosts into brilliant dyes of orange, purple and scarlet. Steaming files of wild ducks began to make their appearance...air; the bark of the squirrel might be heard from the 3o groves of beech and hickory nuts, and the pensive whistle of the quail at intervals from the neighboring...
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Readings from American Literature: A Textbook for Schools and Colleges

Mary Edwards Calhoun, Emma Lenore MacAlarney - 1915 - 635 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....squirrel might be heard from the groves of beech and hickory-nuts, and the pensive whistle of the quail at intervals from the neighboring stubble field....
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The Elements of the Short Story

Edward Everett Hale (Jr.), Fredrick Thomas Dawson - 1915 - 294 pages
...the tenderer kind had been nipped by the frosts into brilliant dyes of orange, purple, and scarlet. 5 Streaming files of wild ducks began to make their...squirrel might be heard from the groves of beech and hickory-nuts, and the pensive whistle of the quail at intervals from the neighboring stubble field....
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Fifty Famous Rides and Riders

1916 - 303 pages
...with in broad daylight. 172 It was, as I have said, a fine autumnal day. The sky was clear and serene. The forests had put on their sober brown and yellow,...might be heard from the groves of beech and hickory, and the pensive whistle of the quail at intervals from the neighboring stubble fields. As Ichabod jogged...
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The Promise of Country Life: Descriptions, Narrations Without Plot, Short ...

James Cloyd Bowman - 1916 - 303 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....squirrel might be heard from the groves of beech and hickory-nuts, and the pensive whistle of the quail at intervals from the neighboring stubble field....
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The Harvard Classics Shelf of Fiction, Volume 10: American Fiction

Edgar Allan Poe, Edward Everett Hale, Washington Irving, Francis Bret Harte, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Mark Twain - 1917 - 457 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....birds were taking their farewell banquets. In the fulness of their revelry, they fluttered, chirping and frolicking, from bush to bush, and tree to tree,...
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A seventh reader

William Iler Crane, William Henry Wheeler - 1919
...their sober brown and yellow, while some trees of the tenderers kind had been nipped by the frosts into brilliant dyes of orange, purple, and scarlet....beech and hickory nuts, and the pensive whistle of 10 the quail at intervals from the neighboring stubblefield. The small birds were taking their farewell...
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Model English: The development of thought

Francis Patrick Donnelly - 1920
...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....birds were taking their farewell banquets. In the fulness of their revelry they fluttered, chirping and frolicking, from bush to bush and tree to tree,...
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The Elson Readers..: Book 5-8 ...

William Harris Elson - 1921
...briliiant dyes of orange, purple, and scarlet. Streaming files of wild THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW of the squirrel might be heard from the groves of...birds were taking their farewell banquets. In the 5 fullness of their revelry they fluttered, chirping and frolicking, from bush to bush, and tree to...
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A Measuring Scale for Free-hand Drawing ..., Issue 5, Part 1

Linus Ward Kline, Gertrude L. Carey - 1922
...have been playing off any of her coquettish tricks? Was her encouragement of the poor pedagogue 78 17. Streaming files of wild ducks began to make their...neighboring stubble-field. The small birds were taking their 18. Then, as he wended his way, by swamp and stream and awful woodland, to the farmhouse where he happened...
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