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" The evening of this i8th day was very dismal. The sky looked very black, being covered with dark clouds ; the wind blew hard, and the seas ran high. The sea was already roaring in a white foam about us ; a dark night coming on, and no land in sight to... "
In the Andamans and Nicobars: The Narrative of a Cruise in the Schooner ... - Page 271
by Cecil Boden Kloss - 1903 - 373 lehte
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A New Voyage Round the World, 1. köide

William Dampier - 1699
...they were plunged under Water, and bent like Twigs. The Evening of this i8th day was very difrnal. The Sky looked very black, being covered with dark...about us ^ a dark Night coming on, and no Land in fight to flicker us, and our little Ark in danger to be Avallowed by every Wave j and what was worfl:...
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A new voyage round the world. Vol. 1 [of Dampier's voyages.]., 1. köide

William Dampier - 1703 - 550 lehte
...before they were plunged under Water, and bent like Twigs. The Evening of this 1 8th day was very difmal The Sky looked very black, being covered with dark Clouds, the Wind blew hard, and the Seas fan high. The Sea was already roaring in a white Foam about us-, a dark Night coming on, and no Land...
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An Historical Account of All the Voyages Round the World: Performed by ...

David Henry - 1774
...fky looked very black, fays he, being *' covered with dark clouds ; the wind blew " hard. and the fea was already roaring in a ** white foam about us ; a dark night coming " on, and no land in fight to fhclter us ; and *' our little ark in danger to be fwallowed by " every wave ; and, what was...
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Lives of the British Admirals: Containing Also a New and Accurate ..., 6. köide

John Campbell - 1814
...plunged under water, they bent like twigs. " The evening of the eighteenth day was very dismal ; t( the sky looked very black, being covered with dark...wind blew hard, and the seas ran high. " The sea was alreadj' roaring in a white foam about us, a " dark night coming on, and no land in sight to shelter...
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Lives and Voyages of Drake, Cavendish, and Dampier: Including an ...

Christian Isobel Johnstone - 1831 - 461 lehte
...be superior even to that of Otaheite. 7 forced to keep heaving out continually. The evening of this day was very dismal. The sky looked very black, being...in a white foam about us ; a dark night coming on, no land to shelter us, and our little bark in danger to be swallowed by every wave; and, what was worst...
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The steady aim, examples and encouragements from modern biography

William Henry Davenport Adams - 1863
...so kept it from coming in, which we were forced to keep heaving out continually. The evening of this day was very dismal. The sky looked very black, being...in a white foam about us ; a dark night coming on, no land to shelter us, and our little bark in danger to be swallowed by every wave ; and, what was...
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Ocean's Story: Or, Triumphs of Thirty Centuries

Frank Boott Goodrich - 1873 - 712 lehte
...graphic and quaint. "The sky looked very black," he writes, "being covered with dark clouds. The winds blew hard and the seas ran high. The sea was already roaring in a white foam about us,—a dark night coming on, and no land in sight to shelter us, and our little ark in danger to be...
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The English Circumnavigators: The Most Remarkable Voyages Round the World by ...

David Laing Purves - 1874 - 831 lehte
...this, when even before they were plunged under water and bent like twigs. The evening of this 18th was very dismal. The sky looked very black, being...in a white foam about us, a dark night coming on, no land in sight to shelter us, and our little ark in danger to be swallowed by every wave ; and what...
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Notable Voyages from Columbus to Parry

William Henry Giles Kingston - 1880 - 568 lehte
...continually. DANGEROUS CANOE VOYAGE. 407 The evening of the 1 8th was very dismal : the sky looked black, being covered with dark clouds ; the wind blew hard, and the seas ran high, roaring loudly, and covered with white foam. A dark night was coming on, no land in sight to cheer...
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The Sea Fathers: a Series of Lives of Great Navigators of Former Times

Sir Clements Robert Markham - 1884 - 221 lehte
...before wind and sea, the wind increasing, and the sea rising all day. " On the evening of the i8th the day was very dismal. The sky looked very black, being...shelter us, and our little ark in danger to be swallowed up by every wave. What was worst of all none of us thought ourselves prepared for another world. I...
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