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" There must be an expenditure of power to produce speed. One is inclined to agree with the temperate remarks of Mr. Lander, CE, of Liverpool, rather than with the extravagant enthusiasm of American or French riders. As a means of healthful exercise it... "
Velocipedes, bicycles, and tricycles: how to make and how to use them - Page 130
by Velox (pseud.) - 1869
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Velocipedes, Bicycles, & Tricycles: How to Make & how to Use Them. With a ...

"Velox" (pseud.) - 1869 - 127 pages
...from London to Brighton on a bicycle, 52 miles in 1\ hours. Previously this had only been done in 9^ hours. In Liverpool the gymnasiums are crowded nightly...enthusiasm of American or French riders. As a means of healthful exercise it is worthy of attention. Certainly not more than forty miles in a day of eight...
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Routledge's Every Boy's Annual

Children's literature - 1870
...London to Brighton, on a bicycle, 52 miles, in 7£ hours. Previously this had only been done in 9} hours. In Liverpool the gymnasiums are crowded nightly...velocipede. They do not give power, they only utilize it. There must be an expenditure of power to produce speed. One is inclined to agree with the temperate...
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ROUTLEDGE'S EVERY BOY'S ANNUAL

EDMUND ROUTLEDGE - 1870
...velocipede. Ere I say farewell, let me caution velocipedists—past, present, and prospective—against expecting too much from any description of velocipede. They do not give power, they only utilize it. There must be an expenditure of power to produce speed. One is inclined to agree with the temperate...
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Bicycles & tricycles: an elementary treatise on their design and ...

Archibald Sharp - Bicycles - 1896 - 536 pages
...concluding paragraph of this little book may be quoted : " Ere I say farewell, let me caution velocipedists against expecting too much from any description of velocipede. They do not give power, they only utilise it ; there must be an expenditure of power to produce speed. One is inclined to agree with...
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Bicycles and Tricycles: An Elementary Treatise on Their Design and ...

Archibald Sharp - Bicycles - 1896 - 536 pages
...concluding paragraph of this little book may be quoted : " Ere I say farewell, let me caution velocipedists against expecting too much from any description of velocipede. They do not give power, they only utilise it ; there must be an expenditure of power to produce speed. One is inclined to agree with...
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