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" Hollow, as they sometimes called him. He would delight them equally by his anecdotes of witchcraft, and of the direful omens and portentous sights and sounds in the air, which prevailed in the earlier times of... "
The Sketch-book of Geoffrey Crayon, Esq - Page 271
by Washington Irving - 1834
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The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent, Volume 2

Washington Irving - Catskill Mountains Region (N.Y.) - 1820 - 419 pages
...fire, with a row of apples roasting and sputtering along the hearth, and listen to their marvellous tales of ghosts and goblins, and haunted fields, and...bridges, and haunted houses, and particularly of the head^ less horseman, or Galloping Hessian of the Hollow, as they sometimes called him. He would delight...
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The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent, Volume 2

Washington Irving - Americans - 1821
...from its note which is thought to resemble those words. and haunted bridges, and haunted houses, arid particularly of the headless horseman, or Galloping...earlier times of Connecticut ; and would frighten them woefully with speculations upon comets and shooting stars ; and with the alarming fact that the world...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 25

English literature - 1821
...fire, with a row of apples roasting and sputtering along the hearth, and listen to their marvellous tales of ghosts and goblins, and haunted fields, and...Hessian of the Hollow, as they sometimes called him. ' But if there was a pleasure in all this, while snugly cuddling in the chimney corner of a chamber...
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The Quarterly Review

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray (IV), Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle), George Walter Prothero - English literature - 1821
...fire, with a row of apples roasting and sputtering along the hearth, and listen to their marvellous tales of ghosts and goblins, and haunted fields, and...Hessian of the Hollow, as they sometimes called him. ' But if there was a pleasure in all this, while snugly cuddling in the chimney corner of a chamber...
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The Sketch-book of Geoffrey Crayon, Volume 2

Washington Irving - 1835
...with a row of apples roasting and sputtering along the hearth , and listen to their marrellous talcs of ghosts and goblins, and haunted fields, and haunted...the earlier times of Connecticut; and would frighten themwofully with speculations upon comets ond shooting stars ; and with the alarming fact that the...
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The Sketch-book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. [pseud.], Volume 2

Washington Irving - 1836
...fire, with a row of apples roasting and sputtering along the hearth, and listen to their marvellous tales of ghosts, and goblins, and haunted fields and...the Hollow, as they sometimes called him. He would de • light them equally by his anecdotes of witchcraft, and of the direful omens and portentous sights...
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The Sketch-book

Washington Irving - American essays - 1848
...fire, with a row of apples roasting and spluttering along the hearth, and listen to their marvelous tales of ghosts and goblins, and haunted fields, and...He would delight them equally by his anecdotes of witch* The whip-poor-will is a bird which is only heard at night. It receives its name from its note,...
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The Works of Washington Irving, Volume 2

Washington Irving - 1848
...fire, with a row of apples roasting and spluttering along the hearth, and listen to their marvelous tales of ghosts and goblins, and haunted fields, and...He would delight them equally by his anecdotes of witch* The whip-poor-will is a bird which is only heard at night. It receives its name from its note,...
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The Sketch-book

Washington Irving - American essays - 1848 - 299 pages
...fire, with a row of apples roasting and spluttering along the hearth, and listen to their marvelous tales of ghosts and goblins, and haunted fields, and...He would delight them equally by his anecdotes of witch* The whip-poor-will is a bird which is only heard at night. It receives its name from its note,...
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The sketch book of Geoffrey Crayon, gent. With a new intr. by the author

Washington Irving - 1849
...fire, with a row of apples roasting and spluttering along the hearth, and listen to their marvelous tales of ghosts and goblins, and haunted fields, and...He would delight them equally by his anecdotes of witch* The whip-poor-will is a bird which is only heard at night. It receives its name from its note,...
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