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" On waking, he found himself on the green knoll whence he had 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 eagle was wheeling aloft, and breasting... "
The Edinburgh Magazine and Literary Miscellany - Page 325
1819
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Essays from The Sketch Book

Washington Irving - 1891 - 246 pages
...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 eagle was...occurrences before he fell asleep. The strange man with a keg of liquor — the mountain ravine — the wild retreat among the rocks — the woe-begone party...
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American Prose: Hawthorne, Irving and Others

1891 - 414 pages
...old man of the glen. lie rubbed his eyes — it was a bright, sunny morning. The birds were hopping and twittering among the bushes, and the eagle was...occurrences before he fell asleep. The strange man with a keg of liquor — the mountain ravine — the wild retreat among the rocks — the woe-begone party...
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Masterpieces of American Literature: Franklin, Irving, Bryant, Webster ...

1891 - 462 pages
...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 eagle was...occurrences before he fell asleep. The strange man with a keg of liquor — the mountain ravine — the wild retreat among the rocks — the woe-begone party...
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Rip Van Winkle: And Other American Essays from The Sketch-book

Washington Irving - 1891 - 99 pages
...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 eagle was...occurrences before he fell asleep. The strange man with a keg of liquor — the mountain ravine — the wild retreat among the rocks — the woe-begone party...
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Essays from the Sketch Book

Washington Irving - 1891
...birds were hopping and twittering among tht. bushes, and the eagle was wheeling aloft, and breast ing the pure mountain breeze. " Surely," thought Rip,...occurrences before he fell asleep. The strange man with a keg of liquor — the mountain ravine — the wild retreat among the rocks — the woe-begone party...
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Masterpieces of American Literature: Franklin, Irving, Bryant, Webster ...

1891 - 462 pages
...old man of the glen. He rubbed his eyes — it was a bright, sunny morn ing. The birds were hopping and twittering among the bushes, and the eagle was...breasting the pure mountain breeze. " Surely," thought Kip, " I have not slept here all night." He recalled the occurrences before he fell asleep. The strange...
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Essays from The Sketch Book, Parts 1-2

Washington Irving - 1891 - 246 pages
...not slept here all night." He recalled the occurrences before he fell asleep. The strange man with a keg of liquor — the mountain ravine — the wild retreat among the rocks — the woe-begone party at nine-pins — the flagon — " Oh ! that flagon ! that wicked flagon ! " thought...
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...Ten Selections from the Sketch-book

Washington Irving - 1892 - 149 pages
...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 eagle was...occurrences before he fell asleep, — the strange man with a keg of liquor, the mountain ravine, the wild retreat among the rocks, the woe-begone party at ninepins,...
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The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gentn. [pseud.]

Washington Irving - 1892 - 406 pages
...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 eagle was wheeling aloft and breasting the pure mountain-breeze. " Surely," thought Rip, " I have not slept here all night." He recalled the occurrences...
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Ten Selections from The Sketch-book

Washington Irving - 1892 - 149 pages
...slept here all night." He recalled the occurrences before he fell asleep, — the strange man with a keg of liquor, the mountain ravine, the wild retreat among the rocks, the woe-begone party at ninepins, the flagon. " Oh, that wicked flagon!" thought Rip: "what excuse shall...
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