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" Hundreds of broad-headed, shortstemmed, wide-branched oaks, which had witnessed perhaps the stately march of the Roman soldiery, flung their gnarled arms over a thick carpet of the most delicious greensward ; in some places they were intermingled with... "
Waverley novels. (Abbotsford ed.). - Page 389
by sir Walter Scott (bart [novels, collected]) - 1844
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Ivanhoe: A Romance

Sir Walter Scott - 1900
...mentioned in the beginning of the chapter. Hundreds of broad-headed, short-stemmed, wide, branched oaks, which had witnessed perhaps the stately march...considers them as the paths to yet wilder scenes of sylvan solitude. Here the red rays of the sun shot a broken and discoloured light, that partially hung...
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Ivanhoe: A Romance, Volume 2

Sir Walter Scott - Anglo-Saxons - 1900 - 480 pages
...Roman soldiery, flung their gnarled arms over a thick carpet of the most delicious green sward; 115 in some places they were intermingled with beeches,...vistas, in the intricacy of which the eye delights 120 to lose itself, while imagination considers them as the paths to yet wilder scenes of silvan solitude....
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Ivanhoe: A Romance

Sir Walter Scott - Anglo-Saxons - 1900 - 530 pages
...Hundreds of broad-headed, shortstemmed, wide-branched oaks, which had witnessed perhaps the stately inarch of the Roman soldiery, flung their gnarled arms over...totally to intercept the level beams of the sinking sun j in others they receded from each other, forming those long sweeping vistas in the intricacy of which...
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Ivanhoe: A Romance

Sir Walter Scott - Anglo-Saxons - 1904 - 472 pages
...forest, which we have mentioned in the beginning of the chapter. Hundreds of broad-headed, short-stemmed, widebranched oaks, which had witnessed perhaps the...considers them as the paths to yet wilder scenes of sylvan solitude. Here the red rays of the sun shot a broken and discoloured light, that partially hung...
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Ivanhoe

Sir Walter Scott - Anglo-Saxons - 1904 - 551 pages
...Roman soldiery flung their gnarled 15 arms over a thick carpet of the most delicious green sward ; in some places they were intermingled with beeches,...receded from each other, forming those long sweeping 20 vistas, in the intricacy of which the eye delights to lose itself, while imagination considers them...
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Handbook for Yorkshire: Including York, Doncaster, Selby, Beverley, Hull ...

John Murray (Firm), Richard John King - Yorkshire (England) - 1904 - 594 pages
...with beeches, hollies, and copsewood of various descriptions ; in others receding from each other, and forming those long sweeping vistas, in the intricacy...considers them as the paths to yet wilder scenes of sylvan solitude." If m., Attercliffe Stat. 2 m., Broughton Lane Stat. 8| m., Tinaley Stat. Rt. of...
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The Sewanee Review, Volume 16

Literature - 1908
...of the chapter. Hundreds of broad-headed, short-stemmed, widebranched oaks were crowded together ; in some places they were intermingled with beeches,...to intercept the level beams of the sinking sun." The difference between these two passages is one of pace, movement or rhythm which has been called...
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Ivanhoe: A Romance

Walter Scott - Great Britain - 1919 - 480 pages
...delicious greensward ; in some places they were intermingled with beeches, hollies, and copsewood oi various descriptions, so closely as totally to intercept...forming those long sweeping vistas, in the intricacy oi which the eye delights to lose itself, while imagination con aiders them as the paths to yet wilder...
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Fraser's Magazine, Volume 32

1845
...POETS, PAINTERS, AND OTHER SHADOWS. THE sun was setting upon one of the rich greasy glades of a forest. Hundreds of broad-headed, short -stemmed, wide-branched...considers them as the paths to yet wilder scenes of sylvan solitude. Here the red rays of the sun shot a broken and discoloured light, that partially hung...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 221

Early English newspapers - 1866
...most delicious greensward ; in some places they were intermixed with beeches, hollies, and copse wood of various descriptions, so closely as totally to...considers them as the paths to yet wilder scenes of sylvan solitude." Evening drawing on, Gurth, anxious to collect his herd : "' The curse of St. Withold...
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