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" Half-moon ; being permitted in this way to revisit the scenes of his enterprise, and keep a guardian eye upon the river and the great city called by his name. "
The Edinburgh Magazine and Literary Miscellany - Page 328
1819
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Essays from The Sketch Book, Parts 1-2

Washington Irving - 1891 - 246 pages
...; being permitted in this way to revisit the scenes of his enterprise, and keep a guardian eye npon the river and the great city called by his name. That...one summer afternoon, the sound of their balls like distant peals of thunder. j To make a long story short, the company broke up, and returned to the more...
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Living Thoughts in Words that Burn, from Poet, Sage and Humorist

Charles F. Beezley - 1891 - 382 pages
...every twenty years, with his crew of the HalJ-nwott, being permitted in this wav to re-visit the scenes of his enterprise, and keep a guardian eye upon the...once seen them in their old Dutch dresses playing at nine pins in a hollow of the mountain; and that he himself hadheard, one summer afternoon, the sound...
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The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gentn. [pseud.]

Washington Irving - 1892 - 406 pages
...every twenty years, with his crew of the Half-moon, being permitted in this way to revisit the scenes of his enterprise and keep a guardian eye upon the...one summer afternoon, the sound of their balls, like distant peals of thunder. To make a long story short, the company broke up, and returned to the more...
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Ten Selections from The Sketch-book

Washington Irving - 1892 - 149 pages
...every twenty years, with his crew of the Half -moon,2 being permitted in this way to revisit the scenes of his enterprise, and keep a guardian eye upon the...in their old Dutch dresses, playing at ninepins in the hollow of the mountain ; and that he himself had heard, one summer afternoon, the sound of their...
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Rip Van Winkle and The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

Washington Irving - 1893 - 218 pages
...every twenty years, with his crew of the Half-moon, being permitted in this way to revisit the scenes of his enterprise, and keep a guardian eye upon the...one summer afternoon, the sound of their balls like distant peals of thunder. To make a long story short the company broke up, and returned to the more...
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Selections from The Sketch Book

Washington Irving - 1894 - 404 pages
...every twenty years, with his crew of the Half-moon ; being permitted in this way to revisit the scenes of his enterprise, and keep a guardian eye upon the...one summer afternoon, the sound of their balls, like distant peals of thunder. To make a long story short, the company broke up, and returned to the more...
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The New Fifth Reader

Richard Gilmour - 1894 - 386 pages
...every twenty years with his crew of the Half-Moon, being permitted in this way to revisit the scenes of his enterprise, and keep a guardian eye upon the...one summer afternoon, the sound of their balls, like distant peals of thunder. and returned to the more important concerns of the election. Rip's daughter...
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The Library of Wit and Humor, Prose and Poetry: Selected from the ..., Volume 2

Ainsworth Rand Spofford, Rufus Edmonds Shapley - 1894
...every twenty years, with his crew of the Half-moon, being permitted in this way to revisit the scenes of his enterprise, and keep a guardian eye upon the...one summer afternoon, the sound of their balls, like distant peals of thunder. To make a long story short, the company broke up, and returned to the more...
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Selections from Washington Irving

Washington Irving - 1894 - 383 pages
...every twenty years, with his crew of the Half-moon ; being permitted in this way to revisit the scenes of his enterprise, and keep a guardian eye upon the...one summer afternoon, the sound of their balls, like distant peals of thunder. To make a long story short, the company broke up and returned to the more...
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Six Selections from Irving's Sketch-book: With Notes, Questions, Etc. for ...

Washington Irving, Homer Baxter Sprague - 1894 - 119 pages
...called by his name ; that 538. Hendrick Hudson. See note on p. 29. His vessel was called The Half-moon. his father had once seen them in their old Dutch dresses...summer afternoon, the sound of their balls, «,-, like distant peals of thunder. To make a long story short, the company broke up, and returned to the more...
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