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" I have always observed that the visitors to the abbey remained longest about them. A kinder and fonder feeling takes place of that cold curiosity or vague admiration with which they gaze on the splendid monuments of the great and the heroic. They linger... "
The Kaleidoscope: or, Literary and scientific mirror - Page 138
1821
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Walks in London, Volume 2

Augustus John Cuthbert Hare - London (England) - 1878
...simple memorials in Poets' Corner. A kinder and fonder feeling takes the place of that cold curiosity or vague admiration with which they gaze on the splendid...these as about the tombs of friends and companions." — Washington Irving. The Sketch Book. Beginning to the right from the entrance, we find the monuments...
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Walks in London, Volume 2

Augustus John Cuthbert Hare - London (England) - 1878
...and fonder feeling takes the place of that cold curiosity or vague admiration with which they ga2e on the splendid monuments of the great and the heroic....these as about the tombs of friends and companions." — Washington Irving. TheSketth Book, Beginning to the right from the entrance, we find the monuments...
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Walks in London, Volume 2

Augustus John Cuthbert Hare - London (England) - 1878
...and fonder feeling takes the place of that cold curiosity or vague admiration with which they ga2e on the splendid monuments of the great and the heroic....these as about the tombs of friends and companions." — Washington Irving. The Sketch Book. Beginning to the right from the entrance, we find the monuments...
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Six Selections from Irving's Sketch-book: With Notes, Questions, Etc. for ...

Washington Irving, Homer Baxter Sprague - Catskill Mountains Region (N.Y.) - 1878 - 157 pages
...schoolroom in offering certain suggestions. The writer studied should become a friend, a companion ; "for indeed there is something of companionship between the author and the reader." The main facts of his life should be given ; but the students should collect additional ones, and by...
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The Life of Charles James Mathews: Chiefly Autobiographical, with ..., Volume 2

Charles James Mathews - Actors - 1879
...longest about them. A kinder and fonder feeling, he remarks, takes the place of that cold curiosity or vague admiration with which they gaze on the splendid...through the medium of history, which is continually growing faint and obscure ; but the intercourse between the author and his fellow-men is ever new,...
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The Life of Charles James Mathews: Chiefly Autobiographical, with ..., Volume 2

Charles James Mathews - Actors - 1879
...fonder feeling, he remarks, takes the place of that cold curiosity or vague admiration with which thc.y gaze ''on the splendid monuments of the great and...tombs of friends and companions, for indeed there is sometiling of companionship between the author and the reader. Other men are known to posterity only...
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The sketch book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent., (Washington Irving)., Volume 2

Washington Irving - 1880
...the abbey remain longest about them. A kinder and fonder feeling takes place of20 that cold curiosity or vague admiration with which they gaze on the splendid...through the medium of history, which is continually growing faint and obscure: but the intercourse between the author and his fellowmen is ever new, active,...
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A Thousand Thoughts from Various Authors

Arthur B. Davison - English literature - 1880 - 374 pages
...the Abbey remained longest about them. A kinder and fonder feeling takes place of that cold curiosity or vague admiration with which they gaze on the splendid...through the medium of history, which is continually growing faint and obscure ; but the intercourse between the author and his fellow-men is ever new,...
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Masterpieces of English Literature: Being Typical Selections of British and ...

William Swinton - American literature - 1880 - 638 pages
...abbey remained longest about them. A kinder and fonder feeling takes the place of that cold curiosity or vague admiration with which they gaze on the splendid...these as about the tombs of friends and companions ;* 95 for indeed there is something of companionship between the 84. Poets' Corner. Poets' Corner oc-...
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Rip Van Winkle and Other Sketches

Washington Irving - Catskill (N.Y.) - 1882 - 240 pages
...abbey remain longest about them. A kinder and fonder feeling takes the plnce of that cold curiosity or vague admiration with which they gaze on the splendid...through the medium of history, which is continually growing faint and obscure ; but the intercourse between the author and his fellow-men is ever new,...
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