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" West and south there were fields of flax, and orchards and cornfields Spreading afar and unfenced o'er the plain ; and away to the northward Blomidon rose, and the forests old, and aloft on the mountains Sea-fogs pitched their tents, and mists from the... "
Evangeline, a Tale of Acadie - Page 6
by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1848 - 163 pages
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 87

1860
...French happy. Still a remnant exists of its French population ; and here and there an old house, " with frames of oak and of chestnut, such as the peasants of Normandy built in the reigns of the Henries, bears witness to the nationality of its founder. They are, however, generally...
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The Metropolitan, Volume 52

English literature - 1848
...forests old, and aloft on the mountains Sea-fogs pitched their tents, and mists from the mighty Atlantic Looked on the happy valley, but ne'er from their station...protected and shaded the door-way. There in the tranquil evemngs of summer, when brightly the sunset Lighted the village street, and gilded the vanes on the...
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The Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 15

John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell - 1848
...old, and aloft on the mountain.* Sea-fosrs pitched their tent.*, and mists from the mighty Atlantic Looked on the happy valley, but ne'er from their station...Strongly built were the houses, with frames of oak and ol Chestnut, Such as the peasants of Normandy built in the reign of ihe Henries. Thatched were the...
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Poems, Volume 2

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - American poetry - 1850
...old, and aloft on the mountains „ Sea-fogs pitched their tents, and mists from the mighty Atlantic Looked on the happy valley, but ne'er from their station...Henries. Thatched were the roofs, with dormer-windows ; Over the basement below protected and shaded the door-way. There in the tranquil evenings of summer,...
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The Living Authors of America: 1st ser

Thomas Powell - American literature - 1850 - 365 pages
...forests old, and aloft on the mountains Sea-fogs pitched their tents, and mists from the mighty Atlantic Looked on the happy valley, but ne'er from their station...Strongly built were the houses, with frames of oak and chestnut, Such as the peasants of Normandy built in the reign of the Henries. The closing line is an...
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The Living Authors of America: 1st ser

Thomas Powell - American literature - 1850 - 365 pages
...forests old, and aloft on the mountains Sea-fogs pitched their tents, and mists from the mighty Atlantic Looked on the happy valley, but ne'er from their station...Strongly built were the houses, with frames of oak and chestnut, Such as the peasants of Normandy built in the reign of the Henries. The closing line is an...
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The Living Authors of America: 1st ser

Thomas Powell - American literature - 1850 - 365 pages
...midst of its farms, reposed the Acadian village. Strongly built were the houses, with frames of oak and chestnut, Such as the peasants of Normandy built in the reign of the Henries. The closing line is an instance of that want of keeping which occasionally spoils the effect of a fine...
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Archiv für das Studium der neueren Sprachen und Literaturen, Volume 13

Languages, Modern - 1853
...forests old, and aloft on the mountains Sea-fogs pitched their tents, and mists from the mighty Atlantic Looked on the happy valley, but ne'er from their station...Strongly built were the houses, with frames of oak and of chesmit, Such as the peasants of Normandy built in the reign of the Henries. Thatched were the roofs,...
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Evangeline: A Tale of Acadie

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1854 - 163 pages
...forests old, and aloft on the mountains Sea-fogs pitched their tents, and mists from the mighty Atlantic Looked on the happy valley, but ne'er from their station...Henries. Thatched were the roofs, with dormer-windows ; Over the basement below protected and shaded the door-way. There in the tranquil evenings of summer,...
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American Classical Authors

Ludwig Herrig - American literature - 1854 - 553 pages
...forcsts old, and aloft on the mountains Sea-fogs pitched their tenls, and mists from the mighty Atlantic Looked on the happy valley, but ne'er from their Station descended. There, in the midst of its furms, reposed the Acadian village. l Strongly built were the honses, with frames of oak and of chesnut,...
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