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" The whole distance, from the place whence we started to our landing on the other side, including the length we were carried by the current, was computed by those on board the frigate at upwards of four English miles ; though the actual breadth is barely... "
The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction - Page 339
by Reuben Percy, John Timbs - 1824
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Childe Harold's pilgrimage: A romaunt : and other poems

Baron George Gordon Byron Byron - 1812 - 226 pages
...side, including the length we were carried by the current, was computed by those on board the frigate at upwards of four English miles ; though the actual breadth is barely one. The rapidity VI. If when the wintry tempest roar'd He sped to Hero, nothing loth, And thus of old thy current pour'd,...
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Childe Harold's Pilgrimage,: A Romaunt: and Other Poems

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - English literature - 1814 - 304 pages
...roar'd He sped to Hero, nothing loth, And thus of old thy current pour'd, Fair Venus! how I pity both! of the current is such that no boat can row directly...being accomplished by one of the parties in an hour anil five, and by the other in an hour and ten, minutes. The water was extremely cold from the melting...
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Childe Harold's Pilgrimage,: A Romaunt: and Other Poems

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - English literature - 1814 - 304 pages
...roar'd He sped to Hero, nothing loth, And thus of old thy current pour'd, Fair Venus! how I pity both! of the current is such that no boat can row directly...measure be estimated from the circumstance of the wholedistance being accomplished by one of the parties in an hour and five, and by the other in an...
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Childe Harold's pilgrimage [cantos 1 and 2, with other poems. Wanting pp

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1815
...roar'd, He sped to Hero, nothing loth, And thus of old thy current pour'd, Fair Venus ! how I pity both ! one. The rapidity of the current is such that no boat...hour and five, and by the other in an hour and ten, minuies. The water was extremely cold from the melting of the mountain-snows. About three weeks before,...
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Childe Harold's pilgrimage [cantos 1 and 2, with other poems. Wanting pp

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1815
...side, including the length we were carried by (he current, was computed by those on board the frigate at upwards of four English miles ; though the actual breadth is barely If, when the wintry tempest roar'd, He aped to Hero, nothing loth, And thus of old thy current pour'd,...
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The works of ... lord Byron

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1816
...current, was computed by those on board the frigate at upwards of four English miles ; though the actnal breadth is barely one. The rapidity of the current...hour and five, and by the other in an hour and ten, minutei. The VOL. IV. I. water was extremely cold from the melting of the mountainsnows. About three...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Lord Byron: In five [i.e. six] volumes

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1817
...side, including the length we were carried by the current, was computed by those on board the frigate at upwards of four English miles; though the actual...distance being accomplished by one of the parties in an boor and five, and by the other in an hour and ten, minutes. The water was extremely cold from the...
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The works of ... lord Byron

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1818
...carried by the current, was computed by those on board the frigate at upwards of four English milrs ; though the actual breadth is barely one. The rapidity...measure be estimated from the circumstance of the \\bole distance being accomplished by one of the parties in TO an honr and five, and by the other in...
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The works of lord Byron

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1820
...side, including the length we were carried by the current, was computed by those on board the frigate at upwards of four English miles ; though the actual...by the other in an hour and ten, minutes. The water wağ extremely cold from the melting of the mountain-snows. About three weeks before, in April, we...
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An Historical and Critical Memoir of the Life and Writings of the Right ...

John Watkins - 1822 - 427 pages
...side, including the length we were carried by the current, was computed by those on board the frigate at upwards of four English miles ; though the actual...rapidity of the current is such, that no boat can _ row directly across ; and it may in some measure be estimated, from the circumstance of the whole...
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