Tales of My Landlord,.: The bride of Lammermoor
Archibald Constable and Company Edinburgh; Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, Paternoster-Row; and Hurst, Robinson, and Company 90, Cheapside, London., 1819 - 334 頁
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Allan ancient Anderson Annot answered apartment appearance arms better bride brother Bucklaw called Captain Dalgetty castle cause cavalier character chiefs command deep desire domestic Donald engagement England equally expected expressed eyes father followed fortune friends gentlemen give hall hand head hear heard High Highland hold honour hope horse interest interrupting King Lady Ashton Laird land least leave less looking Lord Menteith Lucy manner Marquis master means ment military mind Miss Ashton Montrose morning mother never night observed occasion party pass peace person powerful present rank Ravenswood remained respect rest returned Scotland seemed seen side Sir William soldier speak spirit sword tell ther thing thought tion took turn whilk wish wood young
第 150 頁 - For he was of that stubborn crew Of errant saints, whom all men grant To be the true church militant ; Such as do build their faith upon The holy text of pike and gun ; Decide all controversies by Infallible artillery ; And prove their doctrine orthodox By apostolic blows and knocks...
第 128 頁 - The sun had now risen, and showed its broad disk above the eastern sea, so that he could easily discern the horseman who rode towards him with speed which argued impatience equal to his own. At once the figure became invisible, as if it had melted into the air. He rubbed his eyes, as if he had witnessed an apparition, and then hastened to the spot, near which he was met by Balderstone, who came from the opposite direction.
第 106 頁 - Here they found the unfortunate girl, seated, or rather couched like a hare upon its form — her head-gear dishevelled ; her night-clothes torn and dabbled with blood, — her eyes glazed, and her features convulsed into a wild paroxysm of insanity. When she saw herself discovered, she gibbered, made mouths, and pointed at them with her bloody fingers] with the frantic gestures of an exulting 1 Female assistance was now hastily summoned ; the unhappy bride was overpowered, not without the use of...
第 69 頁 - His slouched hat, which he had not removed at entrance, gave an additional gloom to his dark features, which, wasted by sorrow, and marked by the ghastly look communicated by long illness, added to a countenance naturally somewhat stern and wild a fierce and even savage expression.
第 283 頁 - And like reapers descend to the harvest of death. Then welcome be Cumberland's steed to the shock...
第 60 頁 - How fair these names, how much unlike they look To all the blurr'd subscriptions in my book ! The bridegroom's letters stand in row above, Tapering, yet...
第 129 頁 - One only vestige of his fate appeared. A large sable feather had been detached from his hat, and the rippling waves of the rising tide wafted it to Caleb's feet. The old man took it up, dried it, and placed it in his bosom.