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" Certain it is, that he was a great favorite among all the good wives of the village, who, as usual with the amiable sex, took his part in all family squabbles, and never failed, whenever they talked those matters over in their evening gossipings, to lay... "
The beauties of Washington Irving, esq. ... - Page 15
by Washington Irving - 1830 - 316 pages
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Legends of Terror!: And Tales of the Wonderful and Wild ; Original and ...

Ghost stories - 1826 - 642 pages
...squabbles ; and never failed, whenever they talked those matters over in their evening gossippings, to lay all the blame on Dame Van Winkle. The children of the village, too, would shoot with joy whenever he approached. He assisted at their sports, made their play-things, taught...
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The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. [pseud.] ...

Washington Irving - 1835
...the village , who , as usual w ith the amiable sex, took his part in all family squabbles ; and never failed , whenever they talked those matters over in...their evening gossipings, to lay all the blame on Damn Vau Winkle. The children of the village, too, would shout with joy whenever he approached. He...
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The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Esq. (Wasington Irving)

Washington Irving - Short stories, American - 1843 - 361 pages
...the village, who, as usual with the amiable sex, took his partinallfamilysquabbles; andneverfailed, whenever they talked those matters over in their evening..., witches , and Indians. Whenever he went dodging the shade into which they cast me : for there is nothing so baleful to a small man as the shade of...
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The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gentn

1848 - 465 pages
...the village, who, as usual with the amiable sex, took his part in all family squabbles ; and never failed, whenever they talked those matters over in...evening gossipings, to lay all the blame on Dame Van AVinkle. The children of the village, too, would shout with joy whenever he approached. He assisted...
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The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. [pseud.]

Washington Irving - 1849 - 465 pages
...the village, who, as usual with the amiable sex, took his part in all family squabbles ; and never failed, whenever they talked those matters over in...Indians. Whenever he went dodging about the village, he I was surrounded by a troop of them, hanging on his skirts, clambering on his back, and playing a thousand...
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The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. [pseud.]

Washington Irving - 1849 - 465 pages
...the village, who, as usual with the amiable sex, took hia part in all family squabbles ; and never failed, whenever they talked those matters over in...too, would shout with joy whenever he approached. He assi<leĞl at their sports, made their playthings, taught them to fly kites and shoot marbles, and...
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The sketch book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gentn

Washington Irving - 1852 - 456 pages
...the village, who, as usual with the amiable sex, took his part in all family squabbles ; and never failed, whenever they talked those matters over in...sports, made their playthings, taught them to fly kites ar,d shoot marbles, and told them long stories of ghosts, witches, and Indians. Whenever he went dodging...
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Handbuch der nordamericanischen National-Literatur: Sammlung von ...

Ludwig Herrig - American literature - 1854
...his part in all family squabbles; and never failed, whenever they talked those matters over in Iheir evening gossipings, to lay all the blame on Dame Van...witches, and Indians. Whenever he went dodging about the villago, he was surrounded by a troop of them, hanging on his skirts, clambering on his back, and playing...
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The Prose Writers of America: With a Survey of the Intellectual History ...

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - American literature - 1856 - 552 pages
...of the village, who, as usual with the amiable sex, took his part in all family squabbles, and never failed, whenever they talked those matters over in...shoot marbles, and told them long stories of ghosts, witrhes, and Indians. Whenever he went dodging about the village, he was surrounded by a troop of them,...
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The Sketch-book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent

Washington Irving - Bookbinding - 1864 - 507 pages
...the village, who, as usual with the amiable sex, took his part in all family squabbles ; and never failed, whenever they talked those matters over in...too, would shout with joy whenever he approached. lie assisted at their sports, made their playthings, taught them to fly kites and shoot marbles, and...
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