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" Niagara which is to be seen betwixt the Lake Ontario and that of Erie." We give the commonly accepted version : " Betwixt the Lake Ontario and Erie, there is a vast and prodigious Cadence of Water, which falls down after a surprising and astonishing manner,... "
Summer on the Lakes, in 1843 - Page 13
by Margaret Fuller - 1844 - 256 pages
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Visit to the falls of Niagara in 1800

John Maude - Canada - 1826 - 313 pages
...with mills and houses, and cultivated fields.* * " Betwixt the Lake Ontario and Lake Erie, there is a vast and prodigious Cadence of Water, which falls down after a surprising and astonishing manner, insomucli that the Unirerse does not afford its parallel. This wonderful Downfall is about six...
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Visit to the falls of Niagara in 1800

John Maude - Canada - 1826 - 313 pages
...Lake Erie, there is a vast and " prodigious Cadence of Water, which falls down after a sur" prising and astonishing manner, insomuch that the Universe " does not afford its parallel. This wonderful Downfall is about " six hundred feet, and composed of two great cross-streams of...
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The Tourist, Or Pocket Manual for Travellers

Vandewater, Robert J. - 1834
...traveller, who visited the Falls in 1679, says, " Between the Lake Ontario and Lake Erie there is a vast and prodigious cadence of water, which falls...insomuch that the universe does not afford its parallel. This wonderful waterfall is about 600 feet, and composed of two great cross streams of water, and two...
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The United States Democratic Review, Volume 5

Conrad Swackhamer - United States - 1839
...Of this our author gives the following description : "Between the Lakes Ontario and Erie there is a vast and prodigious cadence of water, which falls...does not afford its parallel. 'Tis true Italy and Suedeland boast of some such things, but we may well say they are but sorry patterns when compared...
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The United States Magazine and Democratic Review, Volume 5

United States - 1839
...this our author gives the following description : " Between the Lakes Ontario and Erie there is a rast and prodigious cadence of water, which falls down...does not afford its parallel. 'Tis true Italy and Suedeland boast of some Mich things, but we may well say they are but sorry patterns when compared...
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Scenes in nature, or, Conversations for children on land and water

Mrs. Marcet (Jane Haldimand) - Science - 1840 - 312 pages
...missionary, who travelled in this country in 1678, says, ' Betwixt the Lakes Ontario and Erie, there is a vast and prodigious cadence of water, which falls...does not afford its parallel. 'Tis true, Italy and Suedeland boast of some such things, but we may well say they are but sorry patterns, when compared...
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Hochelaga; or, England in the New World [by G.D. Warburton] ed. E. Warburton

George Drought Warburton - 1846
...of his quaint and exaggerated description : " Betwixt the Lake Ontario and the Lake Erie, there is a vast and prodigious cadence of water, which falls down after a surprising and extraordinary manner, insomuch that the universe does not afford its parallel. This wonderful downfall...
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Descriptions of Niagara: selected from various travellers, with original ...

William Barham - History - 1847 - 180 pages
...in December, 1678, thus describes the Falls : " Betwixt the Lakes Ontario and Erie, there is a vast and prodigious cadence of water, which falls...does not afford its parallel. 'Tis true, Italy and Suedeland boast of some such things, but we may well say that they are but sorry patterns, when compared...
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Niagara: A Poem

Charles Henry Augustus Bulkley - Niagara Falls - 1848 - 191 pages
...following are interesting extracts from this account : " Betwixt the Lakes Ontario and Erie, there is a vast and prodigious cadence of water, which falls...does not afford its parallel. 'Tis true, Italy and Suedland boast of some such things, but we may well say that they are but sorry patterns when compared...
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Pioneer History of the Holland Purchase of Western New York: Embracing Some ...

Orsamus Turner - Allegany County (N.Y.) - 1849 - 666 pages
...in any form, extant, t He thus describes them: " Betwixt the lakes Ontario and Erie, there is a vast and prodigious cadence of water which falls down...does not afford its parallel. Tis true, Italy and Switzerland boast of some such things, but we may well say that they are sorry patterns, when compared...
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