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" English miles ; though the actual breadth is barely one. The rapidity of the current is such that no boat can row directly across ; and it may in some measure be estimated, from the circumstance of the whole distance being accomplished by one of the parties... "
Poetry and poets: a collection of the choicest anecdotes relative to the ... - Page 155
by Richard Ryan - 1826
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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of the Right Honourable Lord Byron: With ...

John Watkins - Poets, English - 1822 - 428 pages
...the whole distance being accomplished by one of the parties in an hour and five, and by the other, in an hour and ten minutes. The water was extremely...Troad the same morning, and the water being of an icy dullness, we found it necessary to postpone the completion till the frigate anchored below the castles,...
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The works of lord Byron, comprehending the suppressed poems

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1822
...of the whole distance being accomplished by one of the parties in an hour and five, and by the other in an hour and ten minutes. The water was extremely cold from the melting of the mountain-snows. About three weeks before, in April, we had made an attempt, but having ridden all the...
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The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction, Volume 1

Reuben Percy, John Timbs - 1823
...the whole distance being accomplished by one of the parties in an hour and ftve, and by the other, in an hour and ten minutes. The water was extremely...Troad the same morning, and the water being of an icy dullness, we found it necessary to postpone the completion till the frigate anchored below the castles,...
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The Mirror of literature, amusement, and instruction [ed. by T. Byerley ...

Thomas Byerley - 1823
...the whole distance heing accomplished by one of the parties in an hour and five, and by the other, in an hour and ten minutes. The water was extremely...the melting of the mountain snows. About three weeks hefore we had made an attempt ; but having ridden all the way from the Troad the same morning, and...
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Collections, Historical & Miscellaneous, and Monthly Literary Journal, Volume 3

Local history - 1824
...of the whole distance being aceomplished by one of the parties in an hour and five, and by the other in an hour and ten minutes. The water was extremely...chillness, we found it necessary to postpone the completion 'ill the frigate anchored below the castles, when we swam the Straits, as just stated, entering a considerable...
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The Oxford entertaining miscellany, or, weekly magazine

1824
...the whole distance being accomplished by one of the parties in an hour and five, and by the other, in an hour and ten minutes. The water was extremely...Troad the same morning', and the water being of an icy dullness, we found it necessary to postpone the completion till the frigate anchored below the castles,...
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Saturday night

Saturday night - 1824
...the whole distance being accomplished by one of the parties in an hour and five, and by the other, in an hour and ten, minutes. The water was extremely...Troad the same morning, and the water being of an icy dullness, we found it necessary to postpone the completion till the frigate anchored below the castles,...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, and Historical Chronicle, for ..., Volume 94, Part 1

Edward Cave, John Nichols - Literature - 1824
...the whole distance being accomplished by one of the parties in an hour and five, and by the other, in an hour and ten minutes. The water was extremely...we had made an attempt ; but having ridden all the *ay from the Troad the same morning, and the water being of an icy cbillness, we found it necessary...
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The Oxford Entertaining Miscellany, Or, Weekly Magazine ..., Volume 1

1824
...the whole distance being accomplished by one of the parties in an hour and five, and by the other, in an hour a'nd ten minutes. The water was extremely...mountain snows. About three weeks before, we had made rfn attempt ; but having ridden all the way from the Troad the same ifiornifig1, a'nd the water being...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 94, Part 1; Volume 135

Early English newspapers - 1824
...the whole distance being accomplished by one of the parties in an hour and five, and by the other, in an hour and ten minutes. The water was extremely...of the mountain snows. About three weeks before, we bad made an attempt ; but having ridden all the way from the Troad the same morning, and the water...
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