autumnal weather

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  • Thus we lost above a week of delicious autumnal weather, which should have been spent in the woods or upon the river. Cited from American Notebooks, V2,by Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • It was now cold, autumnal weather, and the Channel was but rough sailing-ground. Cited from The Privateersman, by Frederick Marryat
  • Before them lay a hundred miles of sunny road, three days' companionship in the blue, autumnal weather. Cited from Lewis Rand, by Mary Johnston
  • Of course these late crops are subject to the caprices of autumnal weather, although they often continue in bearing until quite late in the season. Cited from The Culture of Vegetables and Flowers, by Sutton and Sons
  • Thus was passed a fortnight of pleasant autumnal weather. Cited from Communistic Societies/United States, By Nordhoff
  • Walking alone where we walked together, When June was breezy and blue, I watch in the gray autumnal weather The leaves fall inconstant as you. Cited from The Complete Poetical Works of James Russell Lowell, by James Lowell
  • They walked on, speaking softly of many things -- of the vision of Spenser, of the beautiful autumnal weather, of anything except the one interest that now occupied both hearts. Cited from The Missing Bride, by Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth
  • It was on the morning of the 20th October that the emperor left the city, in fine autumnal weather which prevented any one from yet anticipating the rigors of winter. Cited from World's Histories, France V1, by Guizot De Witt
  • Into this gem of cities the savage soldiery of Spain marched in the bright autumnal weather, and turned the paradise into a hell. Cited from Sketches and Studies in Italy and Greece, Complete, by John Symonds
  • In perfect autumnal weather the occupants of Casa Guidi started for Rome. Cited from Robert Browning, by Edward Dowden
  • In such work it is money versus time, the former saving the latter; and we were already late in the year -- it had been proposed to start on November 15th, and we had lost three precious weeks of fine autumnal weather. Cited from The Land of Midian, Vol. 1, by Richard Burton
  • I afterwards heard that, in spite of the autumnal weather, the landlord spent his night on the grass under the chestnuts, while the cook was found at four o'clock in the morning lying at full length upon a table under the veranda. Cited from Alps and Sanctuaries, by Samuel Butler
  • From some cause or other we were not in our usual good spirits that day, which we accounted for by the depression arising from the dull autumnal weather and the awful histories of the wars he had been reading the previous night. Cited from From John O'Groats to Land's End, by Robert Naylor and John Naylor
  • The variety is not early, and, when cultivated for its seeds, should have the benefit of the whole season; though, with favorable autumnal weather, the crop will ripen if planted the middle of June. Cited from The Field and Garden Vegetables of America, by Fearing Burr
  • Beneath the shelter of the overarching elms, amidst the rustling of the trembling ferns, Laura Dunbar and Philip Jocelyn met very often during that bright autumnal weather. Cited from Henry Dunbar, by M. E. Braddon
  • It was a life of toil, exposure, and peril; a struggle against odds, too; for wild autumnal weather was the rule, with the wind backing and veering between the south-west and north-west, and only for two placid days blowing gently from the east, the safe quarter for this region. Cited from The Riddle of the Sands, by Erskine Childers
  • It was on a day of wild autumnal weather, when the wind moaned like a living thing in torture about the house, and the leaves eddied and drifted before the scudding rain, that they turned Tawny Hudson out of his master's room, and left him crouched and whimpering like a dog against the locked door. Cited from The Knave of Diamonds, by Ethel May Dell
  • Many a mate of splice and leather, Out in the stiff autumnal weather, There we stood by his grave together, After his innings; All on a day of misty yellow Watching in grief a grim old fellow, Death, who diddles both young and mellow, Pocket his winnings. Cited from More Cricket Songs, by Norman Gale
  • There we stood by his grave together, Out in the stiff autumnal weather, Many a mate of splice and leather, After his innings; All on a day of misty yellow Watching in pain a grabbing fellow, Death, who diddles both young and mellow, Pocket his winnings. Cited from More Cricket Songs, by Norman Gale