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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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Stories for standard i (-vi).

mrs. William Thomas Greenup - 1880
...virtues of patience and long-suffering. He was a great favourite among all the children of the village. He assisted at their sports, made their playthings,...shoot marbles, and told them long stories of ghosts. The great error in Rip's composition was an insuperable aversion to all kinds of profitable labour....
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The Granville series. Reading book. Standard 1-6

Granville series - 1881
...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. 7. He assisted at their sports, made their playthings, taught them to fly kites and shoot marbles,...
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The sketch book, illustr. with 120 engravings

Washington Irving - 1881
...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 all th; blame on Dame Van Winkle. The children of the village, too, would shout with joy whenever he approached....
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Complete Works, Volume 9

Washington Irving - 1882
...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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Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent

Washington Irving - American prose literature - 1882 - 437 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...the blame on Dame Van Winkle. The children of the -cú v. •>?& .rniH village, too, would shout with joy whenever he approached. He assisted at their...
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The beauties of Washington Irving, illustr. by G. Cruikshank

Washington Irving - 1884 - 373 pages
...the village, who, as usual with the amiable sex, took his part in all tamily squabbles ; and never failed, whenever they talked those matters over in...taught them to fly kites and shoot marbles, and told their long stories of ghosts, witches, and Indians. Whenever he went dodging about the village, he...
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Favorite Authors in Prose and Poetry

James Thomas Fields - American literature - 1884
...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...the village, too, would shout with joy whenever he npproached. He assisted at their sports, made their playthings, taught them to fiy kites and shoot...
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Advanced Reader, Specially Prepared to Elicit Thought and to Facilitate ...

Christian Brothers - Readers - 1884 - 483 pages
...the village, who, as usual with the amiable sex, took his part in all the family squabbles; and never failed, whenever they talked those matters over in...Van Winkle. The children of the village, too, would shiut with joy whenever he approached. He assisted at their sports, made their playthings, taught them...
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The Hudson River by Daylight: New York to Albany and Troy, Catskill Mountain ...

Thursty McQuill - Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.) - 1884 - 152 pages
...the favorite of the village children. You will remember Irving says, " the children of the village would shout with joy whenever he approached, he assisted at their sports, made them playthings, taught them to fly kites and shoot marbles, and told them long stories of ghosts,...
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Sixth, Or, Classic English Reader

William Swinton - Readers - 1885 - 608 pages
...the village, who, as usual8 with the amiable sex, took his part in all family squabbles, and never failed, whenever they talked those matters over in...stories of ghosts, witches, and Indians. Whenever 1 henpecked, governed by one's wife. 2 sirews, female scolds. 8 malleable: from Latin malleus, a hammer....
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