The moon shed her silvery light over the whole country; the steep bank mountains appeared in the most fantastical
shapes, and the high oaks on either side bowed their Branches on Hermann's passing.
And in the middle of the room stood table, on which, besides printed volumes, were strewn manuscript sermons, historical tracts, and political pamphlets, all written in such a queer, blind, crabbed, fantastical
hand, that a writing-master would have gone raving mad at the sight of them.
The scene of this romance, which opens well, is laid in the South Seas, but everything soon becomes overdrawn and fantastical
, and the thread of the story loses itself in a mystical allegory.
I have heard also Of husbands that wear horns, and wear them bravely, A fashion most fantastical
in his hand he held a small basket of the ash-wood slips, colored in divers fantastical
conceits, with red and black paints mingled with the white of the wood.
As regarded Feathertop, all this resulted in a wild, extravagant, and fantastical
impression, as if his life and being were akin to the smoke that curled upward from his pipe.
Meanwhile, this master, bent over a vast manuscript, ornamented with fantastical
illustrations, appeared to be tormented by an idea which incessantly mingled with his meditations.
This is not my own fantastical
opinion--many people have thought the same; but I feel it so deeply that I'll tell you what I think.
Again she would sit passive in her chair exposed to pain, and Helen's fantastical
or gloomy words were like so many darts goading her to cry out against the hardness of life.
Toward the 60@ Philolaus stood predominant at a height of 5,550 feet with its elliptical crater, and seen from this distance, the disc showed a very fantastical