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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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Opera omnia

Horace - 1881 - 771 pages
...calculated that ther 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 have given in Lord Byron's words, there are still two forts on the...
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Reminiscences of an Adventurous and Chequered Career at Home and ..., Volume 1

Alexander Tolmer - Police - 1882 - 306 pages
...whole distance being accomplished by one of the parties in an hour and five minutes, 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 Troad the same morning, an,d the...
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A Cruise in the Bosphorus, and in the Marmora, and Aegean Seas

George Fyler Townsend - Bosporus (Turkey) - 189? - 239 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, with notes, Volume 4

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1885
...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: With Memoir and the Original Explanatory ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1891 - 720 pages
...water was extremely cold, frum the melting of the mountain snows. About three weeks before, in April, ir dullness, we found it necessary to postpone the completion till the frióte anchored below the castles,...
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The Complete Poetical Works of Lord Byron

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1907 - 1314 pages
...the parties in an hour and five, and by the other ia an hour and ten minutes. The water was utremely if torture were not worse." "Lady! I look to none; my lips proclaim 14 in April, *e had made an attempt; but having ridden all the way from the Troad the same morning, >-nd...
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Selected Poems

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - Poetry - 1996 - 830 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 life, writings, opinions, and times of ... lord Byron, by an ..., Volume 1

1825
...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...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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The New Monthly Magazine, Volume 3

Thomas Campbell, Samuel Carter Hall, Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton, Theodore Edward Hook, Thomas Hood, William Harrison Ainsworth - 1815
...the whole distance being accomplished by one of the parties in an hoar, 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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The Works of Lord Byron, Volume 3

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron, Rowland Edmund Prothero Baron Ernle - 1904
...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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