Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 1 - 10 of 151 on There was something in the moody and dogged silence of this pertinacious companion....  
" There was something in the moody and dogged silence of this pertinacious companion that was mysterious and appalling. It was soon fearfully accounted for. On mounting a rising ground, which brought the figure of his fellow-traveller in relief against... "
Pinocchio, the Tale of a Puppet - Page 151
by Carlo Collodi - 2011 - 140 pages
Full view - About this book

The Edinburgh monthly review

History - 1820
...heart began to sink within him ; he endeavoured to resume his psalm-tune, but his parched tongue clove to the roof of his mouth, and he could •not utter a stave. There was something in the moody and dogged silence «f this pertinacious companion that was...
Full view - About this book

The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent, Volume 2

Washington Irving - 1820 - 419 pages
...heart began to sink within him; he endeavoured to resume his psalm tune, but his parched tongue clove to the roof of his mouth, and he could not utter a stave. There was something in the moody and dogged silence of this pertinacious companion, that was...
Full view - About this book

The Quarterly Review, Volume 25

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, Sir William Smith, Sir John Murray IV, Rowland Edmund Prothero Baron Ernle, George Walter Prothero - 1821
...heart began to sink within him ; he endeavoured to resume his psalm tune, but his parched tongue clove to the roof of his mouth, and he could not utter a stave. There was something in the moody and dogged silence of this pertinacious companion that was...
Full view - About this book

The Quarterly Review, Volume 25

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, Sir William Smith, Sir John Murray IV, Rowland Edmund Prothero Baron Ernle, George Walter Prothero - 1821
...heart began to sink within him ; he endeavoured to resume his psalm tune, but his parched tongue clove to the roof of his mouth, and he could not utter a stave. There was something in the moody and dogged silence of this pertinacious companion that was...
Full view - About this book

The sketch book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent, Volume 2

Washington Irving - 1821 - 343 pages
...heart began to sink within him ; he endeavoured to resume his psalm tune, but his parched tongue clove to the roof of his mouth, and he could not utter a stave. There was something in the moody and dogged silence of this pertinacious companion, that was...
Full view - About this book

The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. [pseud.] ...

Washington Irving - Literary Criticism - 1824
...heart began to sink within him; he endeavoured to resume his psalm tune, but his parched tongue clove to the roof of his mouth, and he could not utter a stave. There was something in the moody and dogged silence of this pertinacious companion, that was...
Full view - About this book

The Sketch-book of Geoffrey Crayon, Esq, Volume 2

Washington Irving - 1834
...heart began to sink within him ; he endeavoured to resume his psalm tune, but his parched tongue clove to the roof of his mouth, and he could not utter a stave. There was something in the moody and dogged silence of this pertinacious companion, that was...
Full view - About this book

The Beauties of Washington Irving

Washington Irving - American essays - 1835 - 270 pages
...heart began to sink within him; he endeavoured to resume his psalm tune, but his parched tongue clove to the roof of his mouth, and he could not utter a stave. There was something in the moody and dogged silence of this pertinacious companion, that was...
Full view - About this book

Narratives of Peril and Suffering, Volume 1

Richard Alfred Davenport - History - 1840
...heap of plunder, and placed for him to sit upon. Holwell strove to speak, but hi; parched tongue clove to the roof of his mouth, and he could not utter a word. Water was then brought to him, and he regained the power of speech. The first use which he made of...
Full view - About this book

The Works of Washington Irving, Volume 2

Washington Irving - 1848
...heart began to sink within him; he endeavored to resume his psalm tune, but his parched tongue clove to the roof of his mouth, and he could not utter a stave. There was something in the moody and dogged silence of this pertinacious companion, that was...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search