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A History of New York: From the Beginning of the World to the End of the ... - Page 175
by Washington Irving - 1864 - 528 pages
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The Monthly Anthology, and Boston Review, Volume 8

David Phineas Adams, Samuel Cooper Thacher, William Emerson - 1810
...eight hours, and he slept the remaining twelve of the four and twenty. Such was the renowned Wouter Van Twiller — a true philosopher, for his mind was...revolved round it, or it round the sun ; and he had even watched for at least half a century, the smoke curling from his pipe to the ceiling, without once...
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The Monthly Anthology, and Boston Review, Volume 8

David Phineas Adams, Samuel Cooper Thacher, William Emerson - 1810
...he slept the remaining twelve of the four and twenty. Such was the renowned Wouter Van Twiller—a true philosopher, for his mind was either elevated...revolved round it, or it round the sun ; and he had even watched for at least half a-century, the smoke curling from his pipe to the ceiling, without once...
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The Monthly anthology, and Boston review

1810
...four and twenty. Such was the renowned Wouter Van Twiller — a true philosopher, for his mind wag either elevated above, or tranquilly settled below,...revolved round it, or it round the sun ; and he had even watched for at least half a century. the smoke curling from his pipe to the ceiling, without once...
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A history of New-York: from the beginning of the world to the end ..., Volume 1

Washington Irving - New York (State) - 1812
...a true philofopher, for his mind was either elevated above, or tranquilly fettled below, the eares and perplexities of this world. He had lived in it for years, without feeling the leaft curiofity to know whether the fun revolved round it, or it round the fun ; and he had even watched...
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A History of New-York: From the Beginning of the World to the End of the ...

Washington Irving - New York (State) - 1821 - 372 pages
...eight hours, and he slept the remaining twelve of the four-and-twenty. Such was the renowned Wouter Van Twiller — a true philosopher, for his mind was...revolved round it, or it round the sun ; and he had even watched for at least half a century, the smoke curling from his pipe to the ceiling, without once...
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A History of New-York: From the Beginning of the World to the End of the ...

Washington Irving - New York (State) - 1821 - 372 pages
...eight hours, and he slept the remaining twelve of the four-and-twenty. Such was the renowned Wouter Van Twiller — a true philosopher, for his mind was...revolved round it, or it round the sun ; and he had even watched for at least half a century, the smoke curling from his pipe to the ceiling, without once...
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The Edinburgh Monthly Review, Volume 5

History - 1821
...eight hours ; and he slept the remaining twelve of the four and twenty. Such was the renowned Wouter Van Twiller, a true philosopher ; for his mind was...this world. He had lived in it for years, without feeh'ng the least curiosity to know whether the sun revolved round it, or it round the sun ; and he...
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Memoirs Concerning the Affairs of Scotland from Queen Anne's Accession to ...

George Lockhart - Scotland - 1824 - 404 pages
...eight hours, and he slept the remaining twelve of the four-and-twenty. Such was the renowned Wouter Van Twiller — a true philosopher, for his mind was...revolved round it, or it round the sun ; and he had even watched for at least half a century, the smoke curling from his pipe to the ceiling, without once...
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A History of New York from the Beginning of the World

Washington Irving - American wit and humor - 1825 - 312 pages
...was the renowned Wouter Van Twiller — a true philosopher, for his mind was either elevated ahove, or tranquilly settled below, the cares and perplexities...revolved round it, or it round the sun; and he had even watched for at least half a century, the smoke curling from his pipe to the ceiling, without once...
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A History of New York, from the Beginnimg of the World to the End ..., Volume 1

Washington Irving - New York (N.Y.) - 1826
...four-and-twenty. Such was the renowned Wouter Van Twiller — a true philosopher, for his mind was eiiher elevated above, or tranquilly settled below, the cares...perplexities of this world. He had lived in it for yi-ars, without feeling the least curiosity to know whether the sun revolved round it, or it round...
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