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" I was drawn along the surface of the water in a very agreeable manner. Having then engaged another boy to carry my clothes round the pond, to a place which I pointed out to him, on the other side, I began to cross ' the pond with my kite, which carried... "
Enquire Within Upon Everything: To which is Added Enquire Within Upon Fancy ... - Page 197
by Robert Kemp Philp - 1869 - 412 pages
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Works of the Late Doctor Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of His Life Written ...

Benjamin Franklin - 1793 - 316 pages
...with my kite, which carried me quite over without the leaft fatigue, and with the grcateft pleafure imaginable. I was only obliged occasionally to halt a little in my courfe, and refill its progrefs, when it appeared that, by following too quick, I lowered the kite...
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On education [ed. by G. Nicholson].

Education - 1805
...the pond, to a place which I point* ed out to him on the other side, I began to cross the pond with my kite, which carried me quite over without the least...pleasure imaginable. I was only obliged occasionally to halta little in my course and resist it's progress, when it appeared that, by following too quick,...
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The works of the late Dr. Benjamin Franklin: consisting of his Life written ...

Benjamin Franklin, Henry Stueber - 1807 - 295 pages
...h.'rn on the other side, I began to cross the pond with my kite, which carried me quite over-without the least fatigue, and with the greatest pleasure imaginable. I was only obliged occasionally to hilt a little in my ccwrse, and resist its progress, whea it appeared that, by following too quick,...
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Works of the late Dr. Benjamin Franklin: consisting of memoirs of his early Life

Benjamin Franklin, Henry Stueber - American literature - 1810 - 274 pages
...place which I pointed •ut to him on the other side, I began to cross the pond -witlj my kite,,which carried me quite over without the least fatigue, and...progress, when it appeared that, by following too quick,! lowered the kite too much ; hy doing which occasionally I made it rise again. I have never...
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The essays humorous, moral and literary, of the late Dr. Benjamin Franklin

American essays - 1811 - 182 pages
...the pond, to a place which I pointed out to him on the other side, I began to cross the pond with, my kite, which carried me quite over without the least...progress, when it appeared that, by following too quick, I lowered the kite too much ; by doing which occasionally I made it rise again — I have never...
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Memoir of his own life

Roger Lamb - Burgoyne's Invasion, 1777 - 1811 - 296 pages
...which I pointed out to him on the other side, I began to cross the pond with my kite, which carried mo quite over without the least fatigue, and with the...and resist its progress, when it appeared that, by the following too quick, I lowered the kite too much ; by doing which occasionally I made it rise again....
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The Essays, Humourous, Moral and Literary: Of the Late Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin - 1811 - 182 pages
...round the pond, to a place which I pointed out to him on the other side, I began to cross the pond with my kite, which carried me quite over without the least...occasionally to halt a. little in my course, and resist its progre.^s, when it appeared that, by following too quick, I lowered the kite too much ; by doing which...
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The works of the late Dr. Benjamin Franklin: consisting of his Life, written ...

Benjamin Franklin - Biography & Autobiography - 1815 - 324 pages
...round the pond to a place which I pointed out to him on the other side, I began to cross the pond with my kite, which carried me quite over without the least...occasionally to halt a little in my course, and resist its OBSERVATIONS ON THE GENERALLY PREVAILING DOCTRINES OF LIFE AND DEATH. TO THE SAME. YOUR observations...
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Memoirs of the life and writings of Benjamin Franklin ...

Benjamin Franklin, William Temple Franklin - Biography & Autobiography - 1818 - 449 pages
...round the pond to a place which I pointed out to him on the other side, I began to cross the pond with my kite, which carried me quite over without the least...its progress, when it appeared that by following too quick I lowered the kite too much ; by doing which occasionally, I made it rise again. I have never...
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Essays and letters, Volumes 1-2

Benjamin Franklin, Benjamin Franklin Collection (Library of Congress) - American essays - 1820 - 340 pages
...round the pond, to a place which I pointed out to him on the other side, I began to cross the pond with my kite, which carried me quite over without the least...was only obliged occasionally to halt a little in mjr course, and resist its progress, when it appeared that, by following too quick, I lowered the kite...
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