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" These sea-breezes do commonly rise in the morning about nine o'clock, sometimes sooner, sometimes later ; they first approach the shore so gently, as if they were afraid to come near it, and ofttimes they make some faint breathings, and, as if not willing... "
System of Universal Geography: Founded on the Works of Malte-Brun and Balbi ... - Page 75
by James Laurie - 1842 - 1063 pages
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A New Voyage Round the World, Volume 1

William Dampier - 1699
...make a halt, and feem ready to retire. I have waited many a time both afhore to leceive the plealiire, and at Sea to take the benefit of it. It comes in a fine, frnall, black Curie upon the Water, whenas all the Sea between it, and the fhore not yet reached by...
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Extracts from a Journal: Written on the Coasts of Chili, Peru, and ..., Volume 2

Basil Hall - 1824 - 353 pages
...in a part of his works not generally read, except by professional men, I am tempted to insert it. " These sea-breezes do commonly rise in the morning...the benefit of it. " It comes in a fine small black curl upon the water, whereas all the sea between it and the shore, not yet reached by it, is as smooth...
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Extracts from a Journal, Written on the Coasts of Chili, Peru, and Mexico ...

Basil Hall - 1824 - 372 pages
...in a part of his works not generally read except by professional men, I am tempted to insert it. " These sea-breezes do commonly rise in the morning...the benefit of it. " It comes in a fine small black curl upon the water, whereas all the sea between it and the shore, not yet reached by it, is as smooth...
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Extracts from a Journal: Written on the Coasts of Chili, Peru ..., Volumes 1-2

Basil Hall - 1824
...afraid to come near it, and oft-times they make some faint breathings, and, as if not willing to oflend, they make a halt and seem ready to retire. I have...the benefit of it. " It comes in a fine small black curl upon the water, whereas all the sea between it and the shore, not yet reached by it is as smooth...
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Library for the people. (Division 1). The wonders of nature and art ...

Library - 1827
...first approach the shore so gently, as if they were afraid to come near it, and ofttimes they make such faint breathings, and as if not willing to offend,...the benefit of it. " It comes in a fine, small black curl upon the water, whereas all the sea between it and the shore, not yet reached, is as smooth and...
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Rudiments of the primary forces of gravity, magnetism and electricity, in ...

Patrick Murphy - 1830
...later, they first approach the shore so gently, as if they were afraid to come near it, and oft times they make some faint breathings, and, as if not willing...the benefit of it. " It comes in a fine small black curl upon the water, whereas all the sea between it and the shore, not yet reached by it, is as smooth...
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Buffon's Natural history, corrected and enlarged by J. Wright. (To which are ...

Georges Louis Le Clerc (comte de Buffon.) - 1831
...by Dampier, one of the most observant and intelligent of voyagers. " These sea.breezes," says he, " do commonly rise in the morning about nine o'clock,...benefit of it. " It comes in a fine, small, black curl upon the water, when as all the sea between it and the shore not yet reached by it is as smooth...
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The Gallery of Nature: a Pictorial and Descriptive Tour Through Creation ...

Thomas Milner - 1848 - 803 pages
...given the most exact description of these remarkable winds, as they occur in tropical latitudes. " These sea-breezes do commonly rise in the morning...the benefit of it. It comes in a fine small black curl upon the water, whereas all the sea between it and the shore, not yet reached by it, is as smooth...
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The Tempest; Or, an Account of the Nature, Properties, Dangers and Uses of ...

TEMPEST. - 1848 - 277 pages
...following capital description of them from the pen of the old navigator, Dampier : " These sea breezes do commonly rise in the morning about nine o'clock,...benefit of it. " It comes in a fine, small, black curl upon the water, when as all the sea between it and the shore not yet reached by it is as smooth...
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Introduction to Meteorology

David Purdie Thomson - 1849 - 487 pages
...afraid to come near it ; ofttimes they make some faint breathings, and, as if not willing to oflend, they make a halt, and seem ready to retire. I have...benefit of it. " It comes in a fine, small, black curl upon the water, when as all the sea between it and the shore not yet reached by it 1 The Times....
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