Springhaven

Springhaven : A Tale of the Great War

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"[...]compare with that of Springhaven. This valley does not interrupt the land, but comes in as a pleasant relief to it. No gDescription bpringhaven.laring chalk, no grim sandstone, no rugged flint, outface it; but deep rich meadows, and foliage thick, and cool arcades of ancient trees, defy the noise that men make. And above the trees, in shelving distance, rise the crests of upland, a soft gray lias, where orchards thrive, and greensward strokes down the rigor of the rocks, and quick rills lace the bosom of the slope with tags of twisted silver. In the murmur of the valley twenty little waters meet, and discoursing their way to the sea, give name to the bay that receives them and the anchorage they make. And here no muddy harbor reeks, no foul mouth of rat-haunted drains, no slimy and scraggy wall [...]".show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 490 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 25mm | 649g
  • Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 151410265X
  • 9781514102657

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