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" There was, as usual, a crowd of folk about the door, but none that Rip recollected. The very character of the people seemed changed. There was a busy, bustling, disputatious tone about it, instead of the accustomed phlegm and drowsy tranquillity. "
The Edinburgh magazine, and literary miscellany, a new series of The Scots ... - Page 320
1819
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The Sketch-book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. [pseud.], Volume 1

Washington Irving - 1836
...underneath was painted in large characters, GENERAL WASHINGTON. There was, as usual, a crowd of folk about the door, but none that Rip recollected. The very...long pipe, uttering clouds of tobacco smoke, instead of idle speeches or Van Bummel, the schoolmaster, doling forth the contents of an ancient newspaper....
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The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Esq. (Wasington Irving)

Washington Irving - Short stories, American - 1843 - 361 pages
...underneath was painted in large characters, GENERAL WASHINGTON. There was, as usual, a crowd of folk about the door, but none that Rip recollected. The very...people seemed changed. There was a busy, bustling, disputations tone about it, instead of the accustomed phlegm and drowsy tranquillity. He looked in...
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The Works of Washington Irving, Volume 2

Washington Irving - 1848
...neath was painted in large characters, GENERAL WASHINGTON. There was, as usual, a crowd of folk about the door, but none that Rip recollected. The very...double chin, and fair long pipe, uttering clouds of tobacco-smoke instead of idle speeches; or Van Bummel, the schoolmaster, doling forth the contents...
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The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gentn

Washington Irving - 1848 - 465 pages
...neath was painted in large characters, GENERAL WASIIINGTON. There was, as usual, a crowd of folk ahout the door, but none that Rip recollected. The very...double chin, and fair long pipe, uttering clouds of tobacco-smoke instead of idle speeches ; or Van Bummel, the schoolmaster, doling forth the contents...
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The Sketch-book

Washington Irving - American essays - 1848 - 299 pages
...underneath was painted in large characters, GENERAL WASHINGTON. There was, as usual, a crowd of folk about the door, but none that Rip recollected. The very...people seemed changed. There was a busy, bustling, disputations tone about it, instead of the accustomed phlegm and drowsy tranquillity. He looked in...
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The Illustrated Parlour Miscellany

English literature - 1849 - 325 pages
...underneath was painted in large characters, " GENERAL WASHINGTON." There was as usual, a crowd of folk about the door, but none that Rip recollected. The very...long pipe, uttering clouds of tobacco smoke instead of idle speeches; or Van Bummel, the schoolmaster, doling forth the contents of an ancient newspaper....
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The sketch book of Geoffrey Crayon, gent. With a new intr. by the author

Washington Irving - 1849
...underneath was painted in large characters, GENERAL WASHINGTON. There was, as usual, a crowd of folk about the door, but none that Rip recollected. The very...double chin, and fair long pipe, uttering clouds of tobacco-smoke instead of idle speeches; or Van Buuimel, the schoolmaster, doling forth the contents...
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The sketch book

Washington Irving - Astoria (Or.) - 1849
...characters, GENERAL WASHINGTON. There was, as usual, a crowd of folk about the door, but none that liip recollected. The very character of the people seemed...tranquillity. He looked in vain for the sage Nicholas Tedder, with his broad face, double chin, and fair long pipe, uttering clouds of tobacco-smoke instead...
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American Classical Authors

Ludwig Herrig - American literature - 1854 - 553 pages
...folk about the door, but none that Rip reeolleeted. The very character of the people seemed chariged. There was a busy, bustling, disputatious tone about...drowsy tranquillity. He looked in vain for the sage Nicholus Vedder, with his broad face, double eliin and fair long pipe, uttering clouda of tobacco smoke...
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The Prose Writers of America: With a Survey of the Intellectual History ...

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - American prose literature - 1856 - 552 pages
...underneath was painted, in large characters, GENSRAL WASHINGTON. There was, "s usual, a crowd of folk about the door, but none that Rip recollected. The very character of the people scemed changed. There was a busy, bustling, disputatious tone about it, instead of the accustomed phlegm...
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