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" ... at the poor man's perplexities. What was to be done? the morning was passing away, and Rip felt famished for want of his breakfast. He grieved to give up his dog and gun; he dreaded to meet his wife; but it would not do to starve among the mountains.... "
The Edinburgh magazine, and literary miscellany, a new series of The Scots ... - Page 320
1819
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Our favourite fairy tales and famous histories, told for the hundredth time

Henry William Dulcken - 1880
...passing away, and Eip felt famished for want of his breakfast. He grieved to give tip his dog and his gun ; he dreaded to meet his wife ; but it would not...approached the village he met a number of people, but none whom he knew, which somewhat surprised him, for he had thought himself acquainted with everyone in...
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American Prose: Hawthorne: Irving: Longfellow: Whittier: Holmes: Lowell ...

1880 - 424 pages
...away, and Rip felt famished for want of his breakfast. He grieved to give up his dog and gun ; lie dreaded to meet his wife ; but it would not do to...firelock, and, with a heart full of trouble and anxiety, turued his steps homeward. As he approached the village he met a number of people, but none whom he...
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The Sketch-book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. [pseud.].

Washington Irving - 1880 - 532 pages
...He grieved to give up his dog and gun ; lie dreaded to meet his wife ; but it would not do to itarve among the mountains. He shook his head, shouldered...of trouble and anxiety, turned his steps homeward. E* As he approached the village he met a number nf people, but none whom he knew, which somewhat surprised...
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The sketch book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent., (Washington Irving)., Volume 2

Washington Irving - 1880
...perplexities. What was to be done? the morning was passing away, and Rip felt famished for want of his breakfast. He grieved to give up his dog and gun; he dreaded to meet his wife; but it would not do93 to starve among the mountains. He shook his head, shouldered the rusty fire-lock, and, with a...
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Stories for standard i (-vi).

mrs. William Thomas Greenup - 1880
...anxious heart Rip turned his steps homeward, wondering what excuse he should make to Dame Van Winkle. As he approached the village he met a number of people, but none whom he knew. They all stared at him with surprise, and invariably stroked their chins. The constant...
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The Granville series. Reading book. Standard 1-6

Granville series - 1881
...his name, but all in vain ; the echoes repeated his whistle and shout, but no dog was to be seen. 3. As he approached the village he met a number of people, but none whom he knew, which somewhat surprised him, for he had thought himself acquainted with every one in...
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Complete Works, Volume 9

Washington Irving - 1882
...the morning was passing away, and Rip felt famished for want of his breakfast. He grieved to give i;p his dog and gun ; he dreaded to meet his wife ; but...approached the village he met a number of people, but none whom he knew, which somewhat surprised him, for he had thought himself acquainted with every one in...
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A life of Washington Irving

Washington Irving - 1882
...perplexities. \Vhal was to be done? The morning was passing jway, and Rip felt famished for want of his breakfast. He grieved to give up his dog and gun...shouldered the rusty firelock, and, with a heart full nt' trouble and anxiety, turned his steps homeward. As he approached the village, he met a number of...
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Rip Van Winkle and Other Sketches

Washington Irving - 1882 - 240 pages
...perplexities. What was to be done? The morning was passing away, and Rip felt famished for want of his breakfast. He grieved to give up his dog and gun;...among the mountains. He shook his head, shouldered his rusty firelock, and with a heart full of trouble and anxiety turned his steps homeward. As he approached...
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Gleanings from Popular Authors, Grave and Gay, Volume 1

Gleanings - 1882
...shouted his name, but all in vain ; the echoes repeated his whistle and shout, but no dog was to be seen. As he approached the village he met a number of people, but none whom he knew, which somewhat surprised him, for he had thought himself acquainted with every one in...
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