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" SE winds, which we found to blow with great violence; and the devastation they make sometimes was apparent in many places. The land bordering upon the sea-coast is of a middling height and level; but within the Sound, it rises almost every-where into... "
A directory for the navigation of the Pacific ocean - Page 410
by Alexander George Findlay - 1851
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Historical Account of the Most Celebrated Voyages, Travels, and Discoveries ...

William Fordyce Mavor - Voyages and travels - 1796
...feacoaft is of a middling height and level ; but within the found it rifes almoft every where into fteep hills, which agree in their general formation, ending in round or blunted tops, with fome fharp, though not very prominent, ridges on their fides. Some of thefe hills may be reckoned high....
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A General History of Voyages and Travels to the End of the 18th ..., Volume 16

Robert Kerr - 1815
...devastation they miKe sometimes was apparent in many places. The land bordering upon the sea-coast is of a middling height and level ; but within the Sound,...every-where into steep hills, which agree in their genera! formation, ending in round or blunted tops, with some sharp, though not very prominent, ridges...
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A general history and collection of voyages and travels, arranged in ...

General history - 1814
...devastation they make sometimes was apparent in many places. The land bordering upon the sea-coast is of a middling height and level; but within the Sound, it...general formation, ending in round or blunted tops, wilh some sharp, though not very prominent, ridges on their sides. Some of these hills may be reckoned...
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The Edinburgh Gazetteer, Or Geographical Dictionary ..., Volume 4

Geography - 1822
...middling heiph;, and level ; but within the sound it risi almost everywhere into steep hills, whifk agree in their general formation, ending in round or blunted tops, with some shar\ though not very prominent ridges on thec sides. Some of these hills may be reckonv.1 high, while...
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A general history and collection of voyages and travels, arranged ..., Volume 16

Robert Kerr - Travel - 1824
...devastation they make pometimes was apparent in many places. The land bordering upon the sea-coast is of a middling height and level ; but within the Sound,...every-where into steep hills, which agree in their general JortiKition, ending in round or blunted tops, with some sharp, though not very prominent, ridges on...
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The Voyages of Captain James Cook, Volume 2

James Cook - Voyages and travels - 1842
...devastation they make sometimes was apparent in many places. The land bordering upon the sea-coast is of a middling height and level; but within the Sound it...may be reckoned high, while others of them are of a very moderate height; but even the highest are entirely covered to their tops with the thickest woods,...
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The Oregon Territory: a geographical account of that country and its ...

Charles Grenfell Nicolay - Northwest, Pacific - 1846 - 226 pages
...The land bordering on the sea-coast is of a middling height and level ; but within the sound it rises everywhere into steep hills, which agree in their...may be reckoned high, while others of them are of a very moderate height, but even the very highest are entirely covered to their tops with the thickest...
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Sailing Directions for the West Coast of North America: Embracing the Coasts ...

Pilot guides - 1853 - 232 pages
...to blow with great violence ; and the devastation they make sometimes was apparent in many places. The land bordering upon the sea-coast is of middling...highest are entirely covered to their tops with the thick woods, as well as every flat part toward the sea. There are sometimes spots upon the sides of...
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The Voyages of Captain Cook

James Cook - Australia - 1999 - 470 pages
...and anchoring places within its circuit are numerous. The land bordering upon the sea-coast is of a middling height and level, but within the Sound it...their sides. Some of these hills may be reckoned high. The trees which chiefly compose the woods are the Canadian pine, white cypress, Cypressus thyoides,...
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