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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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Collections, Historical and Miscellaneous: And Monthly Literary ..., Volume 3

John Farmer - 1824
...of the whole distance heing accomplished hy one of the parties in an hour and five, and hy the other in an hour and ten minutes. The water was extremely cold from the melting of the mountain snows. — Ahout tbree weeks hefore, we had made an attempt, hut having ridden ail the way from the Troad...
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The Annual Biography and Obituary for the Year ..., Volume 9

Great Britain - 1825
...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...postpone the completion till the frigate anchored below the castles, when we swam the Straits, as just stated, entering a considerable way above the...
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Memoirs of the life and writings of lord Byron

George Clinton (biographer of Byron.) - 1825
...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...Troad the same morning, and the water being of an icy chilness, we found it necessary to postpone the completion till the frigate anchored below the castles,...
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The Life, Writings, Opinions, and Times of the Right Hon. George Gordon Noel ...

Poets, English - 1825 - 431 pages
...whole distance being accomplished by one of the party in an hour and five minutes, and by the other in an hour and ten minutes. The water was extremely...had made an attempt ; but having ridden all the way 132 INSTANCES OF SKILL from the Troad the same morning, and the water being of an icy dullness, we...
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Anecdotes of Lord Byron: From Authentic Sources with Remarks Illustrative of ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron, Alexander Kilgour - 1825 - 207 pages
...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, \ve had made an aU tempt, but having ridden all...
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Anecdotes of lord Byron [by A. Kilgour].

1825
...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 at* tempt, but having ridden all...
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The complete works of lord Byron with a biogr. and critical notice by J. W. Lake

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.), J W. Lake - 1825
...I lie 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. If, when the wintry tempest roar'd, He sped to Hero, nothing loth, And thus of old...
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Memoirs of the life and writings of lord Byron

George Clinton (biographer of Byron.) - 1825
...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 melling of the mountain snows. About three weeks before, we had made an attempt ; but having ridden...
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Poetry and Poets: A Collection of the Choicest Anecdotes Relative ..., Volume 1

Richard Ryan - Poetry - 1826
...her favour. He afterwards committed many extravagances, and died in 1229. ANCIENT SIGNIFICATION OF WORDS. THE different sense of the same words, in different...Troad the same morning, and the water being of an icy dullness, we found it necessary to postpone the completion till the frigate anchored between the castles,...
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Poetry and Poets: Being a Collection of the Choicest Anecdotes Relative to ...

Richard Ryan - Poetry - 1826
...following lines : — " Ye who, perchance, behold this simple urn, Pass on — it honours none yon wish to mourn ; — To mark a friend's remains these...Troad the same morning, and the water being of an icy dullness, we found it necessary to postpone the completion till the frigate anchored between the castles,...
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