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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 Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine, Volume 31

Charles Fenno Hoffman, Lewis Gaylord Clark, John Holmes Agnew, Kinahan Cornwallis, Timothy Flint - Periodicals - 1848
...antipodes, and engaged under the frozen serpent of the south. Falkland Island, which seemed too remote an object for the grasp of national ambition, is but...discouraging to them than the accumulated winter of both the poles. We know that while some of thenl draw the line and strike the harpoon on the coast of Africa,...
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Orators of the American Revolution

Elias Lyman Magoon - Orators - 1848 - 456 pages
...antipodes, and engaged under the frozen serpent of the south. Falkland Island, which seemed too remote an object for the grasp of national ambition, is but...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 Family Tourist: A Visit to the Principal Cities of the Western Continent ...

Charles Augustus Goodrich - America - 1848 - 640 pages
...engaged under the frozen serpent of the South. Falkland Island, which seemed too remote and romantic for the grasp of national ambition, is but a stage...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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Peter Parley's Illustrations of Commerce

Samuel Griswold Goodrich - Commercial products - 1849 - 152 pages
...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...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...
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Sidney's Emigrants Journal...

...cold, that they are at the antipodes, and engaged under the frozen serpent of the south. Faulkland Island, which seemed too remote and romantic an object...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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Debow's Review: Agricultural, Commercial, Industrial Progress and ..., Volume 7

James Dunwoody Brownson De Bow, R. G. Barnwell, Edwin Q. Bell, William MacCreary Burwell - Industries - 1850
...for national ambition to grasp, is hut a stage and resting place in the progress of their vigorous industry. Nor is the equinoctial heat more 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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Commercial Review, Volume 7

Industries - 1850
...ambition to grasp, is but a stage and resting place in the progress of their vigorous industry. Nor in the equinoctial heat more 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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Success in life, a book for young men

Success - 1851
...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 while some of them draw the line and strike the harpoon on the coast of Africa,...
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a popular dictionary of arts, sciences, literature, history, politics, and ...

francis lieber - 1851
...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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The Works and Correspondence of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Volume 3

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1852
...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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