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" Straits, whilst we are looking for them beneath the arctic circle, we hear that they have pierced into the opposite region of polar cold ; that they are at the antipodes, and engaged under the frozen serpent of the south. Falkland Island, which seemed... "
Talks on Teaching Literature - Page 144
by Arlo Bates - 1906 - 247 pages
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The natural history of the sperm whale. To which is added, A sketch of a ...

Thomas Beale (surgeon.) - 1839
...Island, which seems too remote for the grasp of national ambition, is but a stage and resting place for their victorious industry. Nor is the equinoctial...them than the accumulated winter of both poles. We learn, that while some of them draw the line or strike the harpoon on the coast of Africa, others run...
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The Sporting review, ed. by 'Craven'.

John William Carleton
...Island, which seems too remote for the grasp of national ambition, is but a stage and resting place for their victorious industry. Nor is the equinoctial...them than the accumulated winter of both poles. We learn that while some of them draw the line, or strike the harpoon on the coast of Africa, others run...
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The Museum of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, Volume 36

Eliakim Littell - 1839
...Island, which seems too remote for the grasp of national ambition, is but a stage and restingplace for their victorious industry. Nor is the equinoctial...to them than the accumulated winter of both poles. While some of them draw the line or strike the harpoon on the coast of Africa, others run the longitude,...
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The Quarterly review, Volume 63

1839
...Island, which seems too remote for the grasp of national ambition, is but a stage and resting-place for their victorious industry. Nor is the equinoctial...to them than the accumulated winter of both poles. While some of them draw the line or strike the harpoon on the coast of Africa, others run the longitude,...
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Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review, Volume 2

Commerce - 1840
...ice, and behold them penetrating into the deepest frozen recesses of Hudson's Bay and Davis's Straits, whilst we are looking for them beneath the arctic...discouraging to them than the accumulated winter of both the poles. We know that whilst some of them draw the line and strike the harpoon on the coast of Africa,...
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The Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review, Volume 2

Business & Economics - 1840
...ice, and behold them penetrating into the deepest frozen recesses of Hudson's Bay and Davis's Straits, whilst we are looking for them beneath the arctic...discouraging to them than the accumulated winter of both the poles. We know that whilst some of them draw the line and strike the harpoon on the coast of Africa,...
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Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review, Volume 2

Freeman Hunt, William B. Dana - Commerce - 1840
...engaged under the frozen serpent of the south. Falkland Island, which seemed loo remote and romantic un object for the grasp of national ambition, is but...discouraging to them than the accumulated winter of both the poles. We know that whilst some of them draw the line and strike the harpoon on the coast of Africa,...
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The Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review, Volume 3

Freeman Hunt, William B. Dana - Commerce - 1840
...and too romantic an object for the grasp of national ambition, is but a stage and resting-place for their victorious industry. Nor is the equinoctial...discouraging to them than the accumulated winter of both the poles. We learn that while some of them draw the line or strike the harpoon on the coast of Africa,...
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INCIDENTS OF A WHALING VOYAGE

FRANCIS ALLYN OLMSTED - 1841
...remote and romantic an object for the grasp of national ambition, is but a stage and resting place in the progress of their victorious industry, Nor...discouraging to them than the accumulated winter of both the poles. We know that while some of them draw the line and strike the harpoon on the coast of Africa,...
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The Popular Encyclopedia

1841
...and too romantic an object for the grasp of national ambition, is but a stage and resting-place for their victorious industry. Nor is the equinoctial...discouraging to them than the accumulated winter of both the poles. We learn that, while some of them draw the line or strike the harpoon on the coast of Africa,...
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