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" Then let me purchase a few acres on the lowest slope of these mountains, overlooking the valley, and with a distant gleam of the bay; let me build a cottage, embowered in acacia and eucalyptus, and the tall spires of the Italian cypress; let me leave... "
Ten Years in Paradise: Leaves from a Society Reporter's Note-book - Page 188
by Mary Bowden Carroll - 1903 - 212 pages
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The History of San Josť and Surroundings: With Biographical Sketches of ...

Frederic Hall - San Josť (Calif.) - 1871 - 537 pages
...mountains, overlooking the valley, and with a distant gleam of the bay; let me build a cottage, emboweaed in acacia, and eucalyptus, and the tall spires of...returning only when May shall have brought beauty to the Atlantic shore! There shall my roses outbloom those of Paestum; there shall my nightingales sing, my...
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History of Santa Clara County, California: Including Its Geography, Geology ...

Santa Clara County (Calif.) - 1881 - 798 pages
...along through these enchanting scenes, I indulged in a day-dream. It will not be long, I thought-'-I may live to see it before my prime is over — until...returning only when May shall have brought beauty to the Atlantic shore! There shall my roses outbloom those of Psestum; there shall my nightingales sing, my...
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History of Santa Clara County, California

California - 1881 - 798 pages
...traveling hotels, will speed, on an unknown line of rail, from the Mississippi to the Pacific. Thcn let me purchase a few acres on the lowest slope of...returning only when May shall have brought beauty to the Atlantic shore! There shall my roses outbloom those of Picstum ; there shall my nightingales sing,...
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The Overland Monthly

Bret Harte - Indians of North America - 1909
...over, and enjoy the balmy Januaries and Februaries, the heavenly Marches and Aprils of ' my declining years here, returning only when May shall have brought beauty to the Atlanticshores. There shall my roses outbloom those of -Peastum ; my nightingales sing, my orange blooms...
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Mineral springs and health resorts of California

Winslow Anderson - 1892 - 384 pages
...life and warmth everywhere. Twenty years ago Bayard Taylor enjoyed this experience, and wrote : il Then let me purchase a few acres on the lowest slope...years here, returning only when May shall have brought beaut)' to the Atlantic shores. There shall my roses outbloom those of Paestum ; there shall my nightingale...
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California, Romantic and Beautiful: The History of Its Old Missions and of ...

George Wharton James - California - 1914 - 433 pages
...Jet me leave home when the Christmas holidays are over, and enjoy the balmy Januaries and Februaries, the heavenly Marches and Aprils of my remaining years...returning only when May shall have brought beauty to the Atlantic shore! There shall my roses outbloom those of Passtum: there shall my nightingales sing, my...
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California, romantic and beautiful: the history of its old missions and of ...

George Wharton James - California - 1914 - 433 pages
...let me leave home when the Christmas holidays are over, and enjoy the balmy Januaries and Februaries, the heavenly Marches and Aprils, of my remaining years...returning only when May shall have brought beauty to the Atlantic shore! There shall my roses outbloom those of Paestum: there shall my nightingales sing, my...
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CALIFORNIA ROMANTIC & BEAUTIFUL

GEORGE WHARTON JAMES - 1914
...let me leave home when the Christmas holidays are over, and enjoy the balmy Januaries and Februaries, the heavenly Marches and Aprils of my remaining years here, returning only wluu May shall have brought beauty to the Atlantic shore! There shall my roses outbloom those of Paestum:...
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Journal of the Royal Horticultural Society, Volume 22

Royal Horticultural Society (Great Britain) - Botany - 1899
...whom death, alas ! deprived of ever realising the fruition of his hopes. This is what he wrote :—" Then let me purchase a few acres on the lowest slope...returning only when May shall have brought beauty to the Atlantic shores. Here shall my Eoses outbloom those of Ptestum; my nightingales sing, my Orange blooms...
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