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" The great lake Tchad, glowing with the golden rays of the sun in its strength, appeared to be within a mile of the spot on which we stood. "
System of Universal Geography: Founded on the Works of Malte-Brun and Balbi ... - Page 26
by James Laurie - 1842 - 1063 pages
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 44

Sydney Smith, Lord Francis Jeffrey Jeffrey, Macvey Napier, Sir George Cornewall Lewis, William Empson, Henry Reeve, Arthur Ralph Douglas Elliot (Hon.), Harold Cox - 1826
...Kanem. This formed an important era; for, from the rising ground on which Lari stood, they discovered ' the great lake Tchad, glowing with the golden rays of the sun in its strength. ' Major Denham speedily hastened to view this greatest of the interior African waters....
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The Edinburgh Magazine and Literary Miscellany, Volume 97

1825
...inspiring, that he says it would be difficult in language to convey an idea of its force or pleasure. The great Lake Tchad, glowing with the golden rays of the sun in its strength, appeared to be within n mile of the spot where we stood. My heart hounded within me at...
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Narrative of Travels and Discoveries in Northern and Central ..., Volume 1

Dixon Denham, Hugh Clapperton, Walter Oudney, Abraham V. Salamé - 1826
...and inspiring, that it would be difficult for language to convey an idea of its force or pleasure. The great lake Tchad, glowing with the golden rays of the sun in its strength, appeared to be within a mile of the spot on which we stood. My heart bounded within me...
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The Eclectic Review, Volume 25

Samuel Greatheed, Daniel Parken, Theophilus Williams, Thomas Price, Josiah Conder, William Hendry Stowell, Jonathan Edwards Ryland, Edwin Paxton Hood - 1826
...impressive grandeur. On gaining the summit of the elevated ground on which the town of Lari stands, ' the ' great lake Tchad, glowing with the golden rays of the sun in ' its strength,' burst at once upon the view. The borders of this majestic expanse exhibited a luxuriant...
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The Eclectic review. vol. 1-New [8th]

1826
...impressive grandeur. On gaining the summit of the elevated ground on which the town of Lari stands, ' the ' great lake Tchad, glowing with the golden rays of the sun in ' its strength,' burst at once upon the view. The borders of this majestic expanse exhibited a luxuriant...
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The Monthly Review

1826
...face of the country gradually improved, until they arrived at Lari, where they had first a view of the great lake Tchad, ' glowing with the golden rays of the sun in its strength.'—' My heart,' says Major Denham, 'bounded within me at this prospect, for I believed...
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The Monthly Review

1826
...face of the country gradually improved, until they arrived at Lari, where they had first a view of the great lake Tchad, ' glowing with the golden rays of the sun in its strength.' — ' My heart,' says Major Denham, 'bounded within me at this prospect, for I believed...
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The American Quarterly Review, Volume 5

1829
...hundred miles across the great sandy desert, and had the delight, on the 4th of February 1823, to behold the great lake Tchad, glowing with the golden rays of the sun, to all appearance within a mile of the spot where they stood. They found this to be the north-west...
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Narrative of travels and discoveries in northern and central Africa, in ...

Dixon Denham, Hugh Clapperton - 1828
...and inspiring, that it would be difficult for language to convey an idea of its force or pleasure. The great lake Tchad, glowing with the golden rays of the sun in its strength, appeared to be within a mile of the spot on which we stood. My heart bounded within me...
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Africa Described, in Its Ancient and Present State: Including Accounts from ...

Mrs. Hofland (Barbara) - 1828 - 291 pages
...day in their tents. On the 4th February, after travelling thus about ten weeks, Major Denham says, " The great Lake Tchad, glowing with the golden rays of the sun, appeared to be within a mile of the place where I stood;" and so anxiously did he repair to it, as...
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