Ambrose The Sculptor by Robert CartwrightAmbrose The Sculptor by Robert Cartwright

Ambrose The Sculptor

byRobert Cartwright

Paperback | February 8, 2012

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1854 Excerpt: ... CHAPTER IX. Bello es vivir 1 la vida es la armonía, Luz, penascos, torrentes y cascadas, Un sol de fuego iluminando el dia, Aire de aromas, flores apiñadas. Bello es vivir I se ve en el horizonte Asoma al crepúscolo que nace; Y la neblina que corona el monte En el aire flotando se deshace. Y el immenso tapiz del firmamento Cambia su azul en franjas de colores, Y susurran las hojas en el viento Y desatan su voz los ruisenores. Bello es vivir I se siente en la memoria El recuerdo bullir de lo pasado; Camina cada ser con una historia De encantos y placeres que ha gozado. Don José Zorrilla. After a prosperous voyage across the Atlantic, we arrived at Liverpool. The hard life we had been so long leading made the rest we enjoyed on shipboard doubly grateful, and my desire to revisit Plas Owen increased almost painfully. Carmen's great anxiety to bring her child safe to its future home had so completely overcome all other feelings, that I believe her otherwise natural reluctance to meet Lilith was entirely obliterated. The journey--from Liverpool where we landed--was not long, while the country was quite new to her, and so different from any part of England she had ever seen, that her thoughts were agreeably distracted by a variety of objects from the less pleasant anticipations that might have disturbed her. To me, the well-known hills and woods as we approached them, did but speak too plainly of times gone by--of hopes and sorrows--which at that moment seemed to arise before me with all the power and distinctness stamped so indelibly on the recollections of our earlier years. My heart throbbed violently as I drew near to that home which had received me with the warmest hospitality, and had expelled me with the pruelest disdain. I could not bu...
Title:Ambrose The SculptorFormat:PaperbackDimensions:52 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.11 inPublished:February 8, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0217678564

ISBN - 13:9780217678568