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" He was tall, but exceedingly lank, with narrow shoulders, long arms and legs, hands that dangled a mile out of his sleeves, feet that might have served for shovels, and his whole frame most loosely hung together. His head was small and flat at top, with... "
The British Controversialist and Literary Magazine - Page 149
1857
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The Literary Reader: Typical Selections Form Some of the Best British and ...

George Rhett Cathcart - 1877 - 454 pages
...cognomen of Crane was not inapplicable to his person. He was tall, but exceedingly lank, with narr6w shoulders, long arms and legs, hands that dangled...together. His head was small, and flat at top, with huge ears, large green glassy eyes, and a long snipe nose, so that it looked like a weathercock, perched...
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Six Selections from Irving's Sketch-book: With Notes, Questions, Etc. for ...

Washington Irving, Homer Baxter Sprague - 1878 - 186 pages
...frontier woodmen and country schoolmasters. The cognomen l of Crane was not inapplicable to his person. He was tall, but exceedingly lank, with narrow shoulders,...together. His head was small, and flat at top, with huge ears, large green glassy eyes, and a long snipe nose,2 so that it looked like a weathercock perched...
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The Literary Reader: Typical Selections from Some of the Best British and ...

George Rhett Cathcart - 1878 - 446 pages
...schoolmasters. The cognomen of Crane was not inapplicable to his person. He was tall, but exceedingly lauk, with narrow shoulders, long arms and legs, hands that...together. His head was small, and flat at top, with huge ears, large green glassy eyes, and a long snipe nose, so that it looked like a weathercock, perched...
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Six Selections from Irving's Sketchbook

Washington Irving - 1878 - 152 pages
...inapplicable to his person. He was tall, but exceedingly lank, with narrow shoulders, long arms iiť and legs, hands that dangled a mile out of his sleeves,...together. His head was small, and flat at top, with huge ears, large green glassy eyes, and a long snipe nose, so that it looked like a weathercock perched...
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The sketch book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent., (Washington Irving)., Volume 2

Washington Irving - 1880 - 460 pages
...frontier woodmen and country schoolmasters. The cognomen of Crane was not inapplicable to his person. He was tall, but exceedingly lank, with narrow shoulders,...together. His head was small, and flat at top, with huge ears, large green glassy eyes, and a long snipe nose, so that it looked like a weathercock, perched...
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Standard Supplementary Readers

William Swinton, George Rhett Cathcart - 1880 - 234 pages
...frontier woodmen and country schoolmasters. The cognomen of Crane was not inapplicable to his person. He was tall, but exceedingly lank, with narrow shoulders,...together. His head was small, and flat at top, with huge ears, large green glassy eyes, and a long snipe nose, so that it looked like a weathercock perched...
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Seven American Classics: Supplementary to Fifth Reader

William Swinton, George Rhett Cathcart - 1880 - 242 pages
...frontier woodmen and country schoolmasters. The cognomen of Crane was not inapplicable to his person. He was tall, but exceedingly lank, with narrow shoulders,...together. His head was small, and flat at top, with huge ears, large green glassy eyes, and a long snipe nose, so that it looked like a weathercock perched...
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A Text-book on Rhetoric: Supplementing the Development of the Science with ...

Brainerd Kellogg - 1880 - 286 pages
...and am no more worthy to be called thy son ; make me as one of thy hired servants. 7. Ichabod Crane was tall, but exceedingly lank, with narrow shoulders,...together. His head was small, and flat at top, with huge ears, large, green, glassy eyes, and a long snipe nose, so that it looked like a weather-cock...
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The sketch book. Tales of a traveller

Washington Irving - 1881 - 970 pages
...fmtier woodsmen and country schoolmasters. The cognomen of Crane was not inapplicable to his person. He was tall, but exceedingly lank, with narrow shoulders, long arms and legs, hands t I..M dangled a mile out of his^leeves, feet that might have served for shovels, and his whole frame...
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Rip Van Winkle, and Other Sketches

Washington Irving - 1882 - 258 pages
...frontier woodmen and country schoolmasters. The cognomen of Crane was not inapplicable to his person. He was tall but exceedingly lank, with narrow shoulders,...together. His head was small and flat at top, with huge ears, large green glassy eyes, and a long snipe nose, so that it looked like a weathercock perched...
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