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" ... smoke. Sky and earth reddened into common ignition with the blaze. The houses around gleamed hotly ; the very stones and rocks on the hillside seemed portions of fire, and Shawna-Gow's bare head and herculean shoulders were covered with spreading... "
The Croppy: A Tale of 1798 - Page 141
by John Banim, Michael Banim - 1828
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The Croppy: A Tale of the Irish Rebellion of L798

John Banim - 1865 - 435 pages
...background of dark-grey smoke. Sky and earth appeared reddened into common ignition with the b'aze. The houses around gleamed hotly : the very stones...and rocks on the hill-side seemed portions of fire. Shawn-a-Gow's bare head and herculean shoulders were covered with spreading showers of the ashes of...
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The Croppy, a tale, by the authors of 'The O'Hara tales' [really M. Banim ...

O'Hara family pseud - 1865
...background of dark-grey smoke. Sky and earth appeared reddened into common ignition with tha b'aze. The houses around gleamed hotly : the very stones and rocks on the bill-side seemed portions of fire. Shawn-a-Gow's bare head and herculean shoulders were covered with...
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The Ridpath Library of Universal Literature ...: A Biographical ..., Volume 2

John Clark Ridpath - Literature - 1898
...brilliancy, mixed with vivid sparks, and relieved against a background of dark-gray smoke. Sky and earth reddened into common ignition with the blaze. The...upon the figures of the actors in this scene, now reddened fiercely distinct, and their scabbards, their buttons, and their polished black helmets, flickering...
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The World's Great Masterpieces: History, Biography, Science ..., Volume 2

Literature - 1901
...reddened into common ignition with the blaze. The houses around gleamed hotly; the very stones and rooks on the hillside seemed portions of fire, and Shawn-a-Gow's...upon the figures of the actors in this scene, now reddened fiercely distinct, and their scabbards, their buttons, and their polished black helmets, flickering...
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The Ridpath Library of Universal Literature: A Biographical and ..., Volume 2

John Clark Ridpath - Literature - 1903
...brilliancy, mixed with vivid sparks, and relieved against a background of dark-gray smoke. Sky and earth reddened into common ignition with the blaze. The...upon the figures of the actors in this scene, now reddened fiercely distinct, and their scabbards, their buttons, and their polished black helmets, flickering...
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