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" ... running! It was now five o'clock in the evening, and in half an hour we lost sight of the ship. "
Historical Account of the Most Celebrated Voyages, Travels, and Discoveries ... - Page 25
by William Fordyce Mavor - 1797
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The Annual Register of World Events: A Review of the Year, Volume 25

Edmund Burke - History - 1800
...of trie ftrclchers, and tinder it as a fail we fcudded all night, in expectation of being Iwallowed up by every wave, it being with great difficulty that we could fomelimes clear the boat of the water before the return of the next great fta, all of us half drowned,...
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The Arminian Magazine: Consisting of Extracts and Original ..., Volume 19

John Wesley - Biography - 1796
...as a fail we fcudded all nigh», in expectation of being fwallowed up by every wave, it being wlih great difficulty that we could fometimes clear the...boat of the water before the return of the next great fea ; all of us half drowned, and fitting, except thofe who bailed at the bottom of the boat : and...
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The Weekly entertainer; or agreeable and instructive repository ..., Volumes 1-2

1783
...of the ftretchers, and under it, as a fail, we fcuddcd ail night, in expectation of being (wallowed up by every wave, it being with great difficulty that...of the water, before the return of the next great fea ; all of us half drowned, and fitting, except thofe who bailed at the bottom of the boat ; and,...
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The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for ...

History - 1800
...one of the ftrelchers, and under it as a fail we fcudded all night, in expectation of being fwollowed up by every wave, it being with great difficulty that...could fometimes clear the boat of the water before tl-e return of the next great fea, all of us half drowned, and fining, except thofe who bailed at (he...
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Annual Register, Volume 25

History - 1800
...the boat. This was immediately bent to one of the ftrelchers, and •under it as a fail we fciidded all night, in expectation of being fwallowed up by...wave, it being with great difficulty that we could fomelimes clear the boat of the water belorc the return of the next great fea, all of us half drowned,...
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Naval and Military Memoirs of Great Britain, from 1727 to 1783, Volume 6

Robert Beatson - Great Britain - 1804
...immediately bent to one of the ftretchers, and under it, as a fail, they fcudded all night, in expeftation of being fwallowed up by every wave, it being with great difficulty that they could fometimes clear the boat of the water before the return of the next great fea ; all of them...
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Remarkable Shipwrecks; Or, A Collection of Interesting Accounts of Naval ...

Shipwrecks - 1813 - 407 pages
...of the stretches, and under it, as a sail, we scudded all night, in expectation of being swallowed up by every wave, it being with great difficulty that we could sometimes clear the boat of the water, before the return of the next great sea ; all of us half drowned,...
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The Mariner's Chronicle: Containing Narratives of the Most Remarkable ...

Naval battles - 1835 - 504 pages
...of the stretches, and under it, as a sail, we scudded all night, in expectation of being swallowed up by every wave, it being with great difficulty that we could sometimes clear the boat of the water before the return of the next great sea ; all of us half drowned,...
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The book of adventure and peril

Charles Bruce (writer of tales.) - 1875
...one of the stretchers, and under it as a sail we scudded all night, in expectation of being swallowed up by every wave, it being with great difficulty that we could sometimes clear the boat of the water, before the return of the next great sea ; all of us half drowned,...
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The Blue Adventure Book: A Collection of Stirring Scenes and Moving ...

Arthur Quiller-Couch - Adventure and adventurers - 1905 - 384 pages
...one of the stretchers, and under it as a sail we scudded all night, in expectation of being swallowed up by every wave, it being with great difficulty that we could sometimes clear the boat of the water before the return of the next great sea ; all of us half drowned,...
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