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" Or if neither of these ways will serve, yet I do seriously, and upon good grounds, affirm it possible to make a flying chariot, in which a man may sit, and give such a motion unto it, as shall convey him through the air. And this perhaps might be made... "
American Quarterly Review - Page 52
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The Mathematical and Philosophical Works of the Right Rev. John Wilkins ...

John Wilkins - Cryptography - 1802
...will serve : yet I do seriously, and upon good grounds affirm it possible to make a flying-chariot ; in which a man may sit, and give such a motion unto...their viaticum* and commodities for traffic. It is not the bigness of any thing in this kind, that can hinder its motion, if the motive faculty be answerable...
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The Mathematical and Philosophical Works of the Right Rev. John ..., Volume 1

John Wilkins - Plurality of worlds - 1802
...will serve : yet I do seriously, and upon good grounds affirm it possible to make a flying-chariot; in which a man may sit, and give such a motion unto...him through the air. And this perhaps might be made Isrge enough to carry divers men at the same time, together with food for their viaticum, and commodities...
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The Mathematical and Philosophical Works of the Right Rev. John Wilkins ...

John Wilkins - Cryptography - 1802
...for a man to fly himself; it being easy from the same grounds, to frame an instrument wherein any one may sit, and give such a motion unto it, as shall convey him aloft through the air ; than which there is not any imaginable invention, that could prove of greater...
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The General Biographical Dictionary:: Containing an Historical and Critical ...

Biography - 1817
...these ways will serve, yet I doe seriously and upon good groundsaffirme it possible to make a toying chariot ; in which a man may sit, and give such a motion into it, as shall convey him through the aire. And this perhaps might be made large enough to carry...
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The General Biographical Dictionary, Volume 32

Alexander Chalmers - Biography - 1817
...these ways will serve, yet I doe seriously and upon good grounds atlimie it possible to make a frying chariot ; in which a man may sit, and give such a motion into it, as shall convey him through the aire. And this perbaps might be made large enough to carry...
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Retrospective Review, and Historical and Antiquarian Magazine, Volume 8

English literature - 1823
...eagle. " Or if neither of these ways will serve, yet I do seriously, and upon good grounds, affirm it possible to make a flying chariot, in which a man...their viaticum, and commodities for traffic. It is not the bigness of any thing in this kind, that can hinder its motion, if the motive faculty be answerable...
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The Retrospective Review.., Volume 8

Henry Southern - 1823
...eagle. " Or if neither of these ways will serve, yet I do seriously, and upon good grounds, affirm it possible to make a flying chariot, in which a man...their viaticum, and commodities for traffic. It is not the bigness of any thing in this kind, that can hinder its motion, if the motive faculty be answerable...
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Historical and Descriptive Anecdotes of Steam-engines, and of ..., Volume 1

Robert Stuart - Inventors - 1829
...serve, yet I do seriously, and upon good grounds, affirm it possible, to make a flying chariot, ш which a man may sit and give such a motion unto it...with food for their viaticum, and commodities for trauque. .It is not the bigness of any thing in this kind that can hinder its motion, if the motive...
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Historical and Descriptive Anecdotes of Steam-engines, and of ..., Volume 1

Robert Stuart - Inventors - 1829 - 650 pages
...as our kites doe a mouse ; why then it is but teaching one of these to carry a man, and he may ride a man may sit and give such a motion unto it as shall convej him through the air; and this, perhaps, might be made large enough to carry divers men at the...
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Lives of eminent and illustrious Englishmen, ed. by G. G. Cunningham, Volume 4

Englishmen - 1836
...eagle. 3d. Or, if neither of these ways will serve, yet I doe seriously and upon good grounds, affirm it possible to make a flying chariot, in which a man may sit, and give such a motion into it as shall convey him through the aire." The mathematical and philosophical works of this enthusiastic...
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