Free and Discounted Ebooks
Join 130,000 readers! Get our ebook deals straight to your inbox.

The ''Ladies of Llangollen''

as Sketched by Many Hands; with Notices of Other Objects of Interest in ''That Sweetest of Vales''

Cover image for

Download


Author: John Hicklin
Published: 1847
Language: English
Wordcount: 16,420 / 58 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 72.4
LoC Category: PN
Downloads: 8,093
Added to site: 2007.03.14
mnybks.net#: 16270
Genre: Poetry
Excerpt

ous, few, if any, are unacquainted with the wildness and surpassing beauty of the most admired spot in North Wales. Its contiguity to the little romantic village, giving the opportunity either to indulge in the gaiety of this place, or recreate in retirement, (as shall seem best suited to varied inclination), there are fortunately both auxiliaries to this scene (it had almost been said of enchantment). The verdant Lawns, dotted with rare plants, the scenic beauties, and the woodland scenery combined, plead in extenuation of this lofty tone. The whole is encompassed by rich meadows, wearing a park-like appearance; held with the freehold, which is limited to less than Five Acres. A truly beautiful Portico of carved Oak leads to this

DOMICILE OF COMFORT.

The whole lower Story of which, on the outside, is covered with the richest carved Oak, and within which will be found a Dining Room 15 feet by 15, with handsome Chimney Piece, and carved Oak Doors and Wainscoting.

A Library

Reader Reviews

Average Rating of 3.5 from 2 reviews: ****
2011.06.04
mina
***..

strong

2010.10.18
Anshu malika
****.

very interesting... must read


SUBSCRIBE TO MANYBOOKS 

FREE EBOOKS 

Join 120,000+ fellow readers! Get Free eBooks and book bargains from ManyBooks in your inbox. 

We respect your email privacy

(advanced)
login | register

User ID

Password

reset password

Author of the Day

Guy Sigley
When Guy Sigley isn't running around in his full-time job as a small business manager (a.k.a. stay-at-home dad), he writes stories about a guy called Barney. As our author of the day, we chat to Sigley about his book, how much he has in common with Barney and what it takes to write successful comedy.
Read full interview...