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The Western Tourist: Or, Emigrant's Guide Through the States of Ohio ... - Page 15
by Joseph Hutchins Colton, John Calvin Smith - 1839 - 180 pages
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The Analectic Magazine, Volume 5

1815
...to have forced its channel down this solid mass, but so reluctantly has it given way that during the whole distance the water is very deep even at the edges, and for the first three mites there is not a spot except one of a few yards, in which a man could stand between the water and...
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History of the expedition under the command of Captains Lewis and ..., Volume 1

Meriwether Lewis, William Clark, Nicholas Biddle, Paul Allen - Columbia River - 1814
...to have forced its channel down this solid mass, but so reluctantly has it given way that during the whole distance the water is very deep even at the edges, and for ftie first three miles there is not a spot except one of a few yards, in which a man could stand between...
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The Analectic Magazine ...: Comprising Original Reviews, Biography ..., Volume 5

Washington Irving - Literary Criticism - 1815
...have forced its channel down this solid mass, but so reluctantly has it given way that (luring the whole distance the water is very deep even at the...few yards, in which a man could stand between the water and the towering perpendicular of the mountain : the convulsion of tbe passage must have been...
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Travels to the Source of the Missouri River and Across the ..., Volume 2

Meriwether Lewis, William Clark - Columbia River - 1815
...have forced its channel down this solid mass, but so reluctantly has it given way, that during the whole distance, the water is very deep even at the...few yards, in which a man could stand between the "water and the towering perpendicular of the mountain : the convulsion of the passage must have been...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 12

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, Sir William Smith, Sir John Murray IV, Rowland Edmund Prothero Baron Ernle, George Walter Prothero - 1815
...feet ; — nothing, say they, can be imagined more awful than the darkness of these rocks. During the whole distance the water is very deep, even at the...miles there is not a spot, except one of a few yards, where a man could stand between the water and the wall of rock. Several fine springs burst out from...
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The Analectic Magazine...: Comprising Original Reviews, Biography ..., Volume 5

1815
...to have forced its channel down this solid mass, but so reluctantly has it given way that during the whole distance the water is very deep even at the edges, and for the first three milei there is not a spot except one of a few yards, in which a man could stand between the •water...
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A Geographical Description of the United States: With the Contiguous ...

John Melish - United States - 1826 - 491 pages
...have forced its channel down this solid mass, but so reluctantly has it given way, that during the whole distance the water is very deep even at the...between the waters and the towering perpendicular of the mountain. The convulsion of the passage must have been terrible, since, at its outlet, there are vast...
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Historical account of discoveries and travels in North America: including ...

Hugh Murray - Arctic regions - 1829
...rising perpendicularly from the water's edge, form a most sublime and extraordinary spectacle. For three miles there is not a spot, except one of a few yards, on which a man can stand between the water and the perpendicular mountainwall. The frowning darkness...
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A System of Geography, Popular and Scientific: Or A Physical ..., Volume 5

James Bell - Geography - 1831
...walls of 1,200 feet bisfh. During the whole distance the water is very deep, even at the ttljces ; and for the first three miles, there is not a spot, except one of a few yard*, in which a man could stand between the water and the towering perpendicular precipice of the...
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A System of Geography, Popular and Scientific: Or A Physical ..., Volume 5

James Bell - Geography - 1832
...being incased as it were during all this distance, between two walls of 1,200 feet high, During the whole distance the water is very deep, even at the...few yards, in which a man could stand between the water and the towering perpendicular precipice of the mountain. Above the Gates, the perpendicular...
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