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" ... apple. His habits were as regular as his person. He daily took his four stated meals, appropriating exactly an hour to each; he smoked and doubted eight hours, and he slept the remaining twelve of the four-and-twenty. "
A History of New-York: From the Beginning of the World to the End of the ... - Page 92
by Washington Irving - 1821 - 372 pages
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Harper's New Monthly Magazine, Volume 9

Henry Mills Alden, Frederick Lewis Allen, Lee Foster Hartman, Thomas Bucklin Wells - 1854 - 884 pages
...streaked with dusky red, like a Spitzenbcrg apple. His habits were as regular as his person. He daily took his four stated meals, appropriating exactly...slept the remaining twelve of the four-andtwenty." The name of this governor was Wouter (Walter) Van Twiller. Van Twillcr's administration lasted seven...
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The popular educator, Volumes 5-6; Volume 8

Popular educator - 1854 - 922 pages
...streaked with dusky red, like a Spitzenberg apple. His habits were as regular as his person. He daily took his four stated meals, appropriating exactly...to each ; he smoked and doubted eight hours ; and lie slept the remaining twelve of the four-ana-twenty. Such was the renowned AVouter Van Twiller, —...
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The Crayon Reading Book: Comprising Selections from the Various Writings of ...

Washington Irving - 1855 - 268 pages
...his mouth, were curiously mottled, and streaked with dusky red, like a Spitzenberg apple. He daily took his four stated meals, appropriating exactly...slept the remaining twelve of the four-andtwenty. Morn: — Noon: — Evening, at Granada. I. SCARCE has the gray dawn streaked the sky, and the earliest...
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A Compendium of American Literature

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1858 - 752 pages
...slept the remaining twelve of the four-and-twenty. Snch was the renowned \Vonter Van Twiller — a trne philosopher, for his mind was either elevated above,...perplexities of this world. He had lived in it for years, withont feeling the least curiosity to know whether the sun revolved round it, or it round the sun...
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The National Magazine, Volume 12

Abel Stevens, James Floy - 1858 - 610 pages
...Spitzc-nberg apple. His habits were as regular as hi» I" i "(i. He daily took his four stated meaU, appropriating exactly an hour to each ; he smoked...eight hours, and he slept the remaining twelve of the four and twenty. Van Twiller owed his appointment to -л family connexion with the great Van Rensselaer....
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The National Magazine: Devoted to Literature, Art, and Religion, Volume 12

Abel Stevens, James Floy - 1858 - 588 pages
...regular as his person. He daily took bis four stated meals, appropriating exactly an hour to each ; be smoked and doubted eight hours, and he slept the remaining twelve of the four and twenty. Van Twiller owed his appointment to a family connexion with the great Van Rensselaer....
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A Compendium of American Literature: Chronologically Arranged, with ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1859 - 812 pages
...streaked with dusky red, like a spitzeuberg apple. His habits were as regular as his person. He daily took his four stated meals, appropriating exactly...the four-and-twenty. Such was the renowned Wouter '\ran Twiller,- -a true philosopher ; for his mind was either elevated above, or tranquilly settled...
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The Works of Washington Irving ...

Washington Irving - 1860 - 486 pages
...streaked with dusky red, like a spitzenberg apple. His habits were as regular as his person. He daily took his four stated meals, appropriating exactly...eight hours, and he slept the remaining twelve of the four and twenty. Such was the renowned W outer Van Twiller — a true philosopher, for his mind was...
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A compendium of American literature, arranged by C.D. Cleveland. Stereotyped ed

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1862 - 792 pages
...streaked with dusky red, like a spitzeuberg apple. His habits were as regular as his person. He daily took his four stated meals, appropriating exactly...twelve of the four-and-twenty. Such was the renowned VVoutcr Van Twiller, — a true philosopher ; for his mind was either elevated above, or tranquilly...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1862 - 796 pages
...streaked with dusky red, like a spitzeuberg apple. His habits were as regular as his person. He daily took his four stated meals, appropriating exactly...twelve of the four-and-twenty. Such was the renowned W outer Van Twiller, — a true philosopher ; for his mind was either elevated above, or tranquilly...
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