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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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Stories of the Hudson

Washington Irving - Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.) - 1912 - 289 pages
...fire, with a row of apples roasting and spluttering along the hearth, and listen to their marvellous tales of ghosts, and goblins, and haunted fields,...and portentous sights and sounds in the air, which pre-' vailed in the earlier times of Connecticut, and would frighten them wofully with speculations...
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The Merrill Speller: Book one-[two], Book 2

James Ormond Wilson - Spellers - 1912
...tic' u lar Review Lessons 64 and 107. 170. REVIEW Review Lessons 166-169. THIRTY-FIFTH WEEK 171, 172 He would delight them equally by his anecdotes of...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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Standard Classic Reader: Book- for the -grade, Book 4

Readers - 1914
...fire, with a row of apples roasting and 20 spluttering 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 de25 light them equally by his anecdotes of witchcraft, and of the direful omens and portentous sights...
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Selections from the Riverside Literature Series for Sixth Grade Reading ...

Readers - 1914 - 250 pages
...fire, with a row of apples roasting and spluttering 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 that...
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Practice Work in English

Marietta Knight - English language - 1914 - 206 pages
...they sat spinning by the fire, with a row of apples sputtering along the hearth, and listen to their tales of ghosts and goblins, and haunted fields and...Headless Horseman, or galloping Hessian of the Hollow. 16. A great elm tree spread its broad branches over the house. At the foot of the tree bubbled up a...
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Everyday Rhetoric, Or, Things Rhetorical the College Student Should ...

Loring Holmes Dodd - English language - 1915 - 88 pages
...fire, with a row of apples roasting and spluttering along the hearth, and listen to their marvellous tales of ghosts and goblins, and haunted fields, and...earlier times of Connecticut; and would frighten them wo fully with speculations upon comets and shooting stars; and with the alarming fact that the world...
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The Elements of the Short Story

Edward Everett Hale, Fredrick Thomas Dawson - Short stories, American - 1915 - 294 pages
...fire, with a row of apples roasting and 15 sputtering along the hearth, and listen to their marvelous tales of ghosts, and goblins, and haunted fields and...the Hollow, as they sometimes called him. He would 20 delight them equally by his anecdotes of witchcraft, and of the direful omens and portentous sights...
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The Promise of Country Life: Descriptions, Narrations Without Plot, Short ...

James Cloyd Bowman - Country life - 1916 - 303 pages
...fire, with a row of apples roasting and sputtering along the hearth, and listen to their marvelous tales of ghosts, and goblins, and haunted fields and...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 Sketch Book, Volume 1

Washington Irving - 1916 - 371 pages
...fire, with a 'row of apples roasting and spluttering along the hearth, and listen to their marvellous tales of ghosts and goblins, and haunted fields, and...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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Reading-literature, Book 7

Harriet Taylor Treadwell - 1918
...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...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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