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" There sailed they to the land, and cast anchor, and put off boats, and went ashore, and saw there no grass. Great icebergs were over all up the country ; but like a plain of flat stones was all from the sea to the mountains, and it appeared to them that... "
Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society and Monthly Record of Geography - Page 31
by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain) - 1885
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The Discovery of America by the Northmen: In the Tenth Century

North Ludlow Beamish, Carl Christian Rafn - America - 1841 - 289 pages
...land ; they sailed again to the land, and cast anchor, then put off boats and went on shore. This land was flat, and covered with wood, and white sands* were far around where they went, and the shore was low.t Then said Leif, " This land shall be named after its qualities, and called MARKLANDt (woodland.)"...
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Views and Reviews in American Literature: History and Fiction

William Gilmore Simms - American literature - 1845 - 238 pages
...confers the name of Helluland, from Hella, a flat stone. His next discovery is that of a country, " flat and covered with wood, and white sands were far around where they went, and the shore was low." " Then," said Leif, " this land shall be named after its qualities, and called Markland," that is,...
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The Popular Science Monthly, Volume 27

Science - 1885
...first which Bjarne had found last." * They saw no grass there. " Great icebergs were over all up the country, but like a plain of flat stones was all from...-white sands were far around where they went, and the • In the account of the Saga of Eric the Red, of Karlscfne's voyage, it is simply stated that he...
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The Maritime provinces: a handbook for travellers [ed. by M.F. Sweetser].

Moses Foster Sweetser - 1875
...anchor, and put off boats, and went ashore, and saw there no grass. Great icebergs were over all up the country, but like a plain of flat stones was all from the sea to the mountains, and it appeared to them that this land had no good qualities." Leif named this country Helluland (from...
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the maritime provinces: a handbook for travellers

james r. osgood and company - 1875
...anchor, and put off boats, and went ashore, and saw there no grass. Great icebergs were over all up the country, but like a plain of flat stones was all from the sea to the mountains, and it appeared to them that this land had no good qualities." Leif named this country Helluland (from...
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The Maritime Provinces: A Handbook for Travellers. A Guide to the Chief ...

Moses Foster Sweetser - Canada - 1875 - 336 pages
...anchor, and put off boats, and went ashore, and saw there no grass. Great icebergs were over all up the country, but like a plain of flat stones was all from the pea to the mountains, and it appeared to them that this land had no good qualities." Leif named this...
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The Maritime Provinces: a Handbook for Travelers: A Guide to the Chief ...

Moses Foster Sweetser - Maritime Provinces - 1888 - 336 pages
...off hoats, and went ashore, and eaw there no grass. Great icehergs were over all up the country, hut like a plain of flat stones was all from the sea to the mountains, and it appeared to them that this land had no good qualities.'' Leif named this country Helluland (from...
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The Maritime Provinces: A Handbook for Travellers

Moses Foster Sweetser - Maritime Provinces - 1892 - 336 pages
...anchor, and put off boats, and went ashore, and saw there no grass. Great icebergs were over all up the country, but like a plain of flat stones was all from the sea to the mountains, and it appeared to them that this land had up good qualities 1? Leif named this country Helluland (from...
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The History of North America, Volume 1

Guy Carleton Lee, Francis Newton Thorpe - United States - 1903
...anchor, and put off boats, and went ashore, and saw there no grass. Great icebergs were over all up the country ; but like a plain of flat stones was all from the sea to the mountains, and it appeared to them that this land had no good qualities. Then said Leif: "We have not done like...
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Discovery and Exploration, Volume 1

Alfred Brittain, George Edward Reed - America - 1903 - 511 pages
...anchor, and put ofF boats, and went ashore, and saw there no grass. Great icebergs were over all up the country ; but like a plain of flat stones was all from the sea to the mountains, and it appeared to them that this land had no good qualities. Then said Leif: "We have not done like...
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