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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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Poetical Works, Volume 1

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1866
...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...melting of the mountain snows. About three weeks before, in April, we had made an attempt; but, having ridden all the way from the Troad the same morning, and...
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Poems

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1866
...of the whole distance being accomplished by one of the parties in an honr and five, and by the other in an hour and ten minutes. The water was extremely cold, from the melting of the mountain snows. Al 'out three weeks before, in April, we had made an attempt ; but having ridden all the way from the...
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The Book of Humorous Poetry

Humorous poetry - 1867 - 464 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...melting of the mountain snows. About three weeks before, in April, we had made an attempt; but having ridden all the way from the Troad the same morning, and...
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The poetical works of lord Byron. Repr. with notes, &c

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1868
...distance being accomplished by one of [he parties in an hour and five, and by the other in an Flour and ten minutes. The water was extremely cold, from...melting of the mountain snows. About three weeks before, in April, we had made an attempt ; but liaving ridden all the way from the Troad the same morning,...
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Byron painted by his compeers; or, All about lord Byron, from his marriage ...

1869
...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 dullness, we found it necessary to postpone the completion till the frigate anchored below the castles,...
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Opera omnia

A. J. Macleane, George Long - Latin poetry - 1869 - 771 pages
...calculated Unit they had swum upwards of four English miles, "though the actual breadth is barely one." "The water was extremely cold, from the melting of the mountain snows." According to this account, which I Ьате given in Lord Byron's words, there are still two forts...
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The Poetical Works of Lord Byron, Volume 4

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1873
...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...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 Poetical Works of Lord Byron, Volume 4, Part 2

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - English poetry - 1873
...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...melting of the mountain snows. About three weeks before, in April, we had made an attempt; but, having ridden all the way from the Troad the same morning, and...
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The sea: its stirring story of adventure, peril & heroism. [4 vols., publ ...

Frederick Whymper - 1877
...of tbe 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...melting of the mountain snows. About three weeks before, in April, we had made an attempt ; but having ridden all the way from the Troad the same morning, and...
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The poetical works of lord Byron. Repr. with life, notes &c. 'Albion' ed

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1881
...water was extremely cold, fnun the •elting of the^mountnm snows. About three weeks ttcforc, in April, . . Tread ihc same morning, and the water being of an 3chi3nei^wc found it necessary to postpone the completion...
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