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" Never did poor mariners on a lee-shore more earnestly long for the dawning light, than we did now. At length the day appeared ; but with such dark black clouds near the horizon, that the first glimpse of the dawn appeared thirty or forty degrees high,... "
In the Andamans and Nicobars: The Narrative of a Cruise in the Schooner ... - Page 272
by Cecil Boden Kloss - 1903 - 373 lehte
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A New Voyage Round the World, 1. köide

William Dampier - 1699
...ftarveling plight we fpent the tedious night. Never did poor Mariners on a Lee-fhore more earneftly long for the dawning light, than we did now. At length the day appeared j but with fuch dark black Clouds near the Horizon , that the firffc glimpfe of the Dawn appeared 30...
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A new voyage round the world. Vol. 1 [of Dampier's voyages.]., 1. köide

William Dampier - 1703 - 550 lehte
.... J we (pent the tedious Night. Never did poor M?riners on a Lee-fhore more earneftly long for tfe dawning Light than we did now. At length the Day appeared ; but with (uch dark black CbuA near the Horizon , that the firft glimpfe of tfe Dawn appeared 30 or 40 degrees...
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Lives of the British Admirals: Containing Also a New and Accurate ..., 6. köide

John Campbell - 1814
...this wet starveling plight, we spent tho " tedious night. Never did poor mariners, on a lee shore. '{ more earnestly long for the dawning light, than we...horizon, that the first " glimpse of the dawn appeared thirty or forty degrees " high; which was dreadful enough ; for it is a common " saying among seamen,...
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Southey's common-place book. Ed. by J.W. Warter, 1. köide

Robert Southey - 1849
...water prepared with sugar, which kind of drink they call Zerbet." — KNOLLES. [Signs of the Weather] " AT length the day appeared, but with such dark black...seamen, and true, as I have experienced, that a high (lawn will have high wimh, and a luía ilawn small winds." — DAMTIER. [Curious Custom of the Koras]...
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Common-place Book

Robert Southey - 1849 - 596 lehte
...water prepared with sugar, which kind of drink they call Zerbet."—KKOIXES. [Signt of the Weather] " AT length the day appeared, but with such dark black...which was dreadful enough; for it is a common saying amorifi seamen, and true, as I have experienced, that a high datcn will have high tcindt, arid a low...
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The English Circumnavigators: The Most Remarkable Voyages Round the World by ...

David Laing Purves - 1874 - 831 lehte
...being now in hopes again to get to the Island Sumatra. But about 2 o'clock in the morning of the 19th, we had another gust of wind, with much thunder, lightning,...horizon, that the first glimpse of the dawn appeared thirty or forty degrees high, which was dreadful enough. For it is a common saying among seamen, and...
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Southey's Common-place Book, 1. köide

Robert Southey - 1876
...prepared with sugar, which kind of drink they call Zerbet." — KNOÏ.LES. [Signs of the Weather.] " AT length the day appeared, but with such dark black...horizon, that the first glimpse of the dawn appeared :IO or 40 degrees high ; which was dreadful enough ; for it is a common saying among seamen, and true,...
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Pioneers in Australasia

Harry Hamilton Johnston - 2000 - 308 lehte
...occupants of the canoe had not one dry patch in their clothing and were chilled extremely. (0487) 11 At length the day appeared, but with such dark, black clouds near the horizon that it brought little comfort However, the weather began to improve, and on the second day after this violent...
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