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" They were dressed in a quaint outlandish fashion; some wore short doublets, others jerkins, with long knives in their belts, and most of them had enormous breeches, of similar style with that of the guide's. "
The Portfolio of Entertaining & Instructive Varieties in History, Literature ... - Page 294
1824
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Essays from the Sketch Book

Washington Irving - 1891 - 282 pages
...style with that of the guide's. Their visages, too, were peculiar ; one had a large beard, broad face, and small piggish eyes ; the face of another seemed...little red cock's tail. They all had beards, of various and colors. There was one who seemed to be the commander. He was a stout old gentleman, with a weather-beaten...
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Living Thoughts in Words that Burn, from Poet, Sage and Humorist

Charles F. Beezley - 1891 - 406 pages
...style with that of the guide's. Their visages, too, were peculiar; one had a large head, broad face, and small piggish eyes; the face of another seemed...a white sugar-loaf hat, set off with a little red cockstail. They all had beards, of various shapes and colours. There was one who seemed to be the commander....
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Ten Selections from The Sketch-book

Washington Irving - 1892 - 242 pages
...style with that of the guide's. Their visages, too, were peculiar. One had a large head, broad face, and small, piggish eyes. The face of another seemed...cock's tail. They all had beards, of various shapes and colors. There was one who seemed to be the commander. He was a stout old gentleman, with a weatherbeaten...
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The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gentn. [pseud.]

Washington Irving - 1892 - 422 pages
...style with that of the guide's. Their visages, too, were peculiar : one had a large head, broad face, and small piggish eyes : the face of another seemed...and was surmounted by a white sugar-loaf hat, set oft' with a little red cock's tail. They all had beards, of various shapes and colors. There was one...
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...Ten Selections from the Sketch-book

Washington Irving - 1892 - 160 pages
...sugarloaf hat, set off with a little red cock's tail. They all had beards, of various shapes and colors. There was one who seemed to be the commander. He was a stout old gentleman, with a weatherbeaten countenance. He wore a laced doublet, broad belt and hanger,1...
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Rip Van Winkle and The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

Washington Irving - 1893 - 318 pages
...style with that of the guide's. Their visages, too, were peculiar : one had a large head, broad face, and small piggish eyes; the face of another seemed...There was one who seemed to be the commander. He was a stout old gentleman, with a weather-beaten countenance ; he wore a laced doublet, broad belt and hanger,...
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The Library of Wit and Humor, Prose and Poetry: Selected from the ..., Volume 2

Ainsworth Rand Spofford, Rufus Edmonds Shapley - 1894 - 462 pages
...style with that of the guide's. Their visages, too, were peculiar : one had a large head, broad tace, and small piggish eyes ; the face of another seemed...cock's tail. They all had beards, of various shapes and colors. There was one who seemed to be the commander. He was a stout old gentleman, with a weatherbeaten...
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Selections from the Sketch Book

Washington Irving - 1894 - 234 pages
...style with that of the guide's. Their visages, too, were peculiar : one had a large beard, broad face, and small piggish eyes ; the face of another seemed...cock's tail. They all had beards, of various shapes and colors. There was one who seemed to be the commander. He was a stout old gentleman, with a weatherbeaten...
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Works, Volume 28

Washington Irving - 1894 - 400 pages
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