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" ... terrific. Darkness was only visible at eight o'clock; and the birth of May dawned like the day of judgment : a chaotic gloom enveloped the mountain, and an impenetrable haze hung over the sea, with black sluggish clouds of a sulphureous cast. The... "
Transactions of the Literary and Philosophical Society of New-York - Page 323
1815
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The Scots Magazine and Edinburgh Literary Miscellany, Volume 74

English literature - 1812
...the sea, with biack sluggish clouds of a sulphureous cast. The whole island was covered with favilh, cinders, scoria, and broken masses of volcanic matter. It was not until the afterternoon that the muttering noise of tlie mountain sunk gradually into a solemn yet suspicious...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 82, Part 2

Early English newspapers - 1812
...an impenetrable haze hung over the sea, with black sluggish clouds of a sulphureous cast. The whole Island was covered with favilla, cinders, scoria,...were the particulars of this sublime and tremendous »cene, from the commencement to the catastrophe ! To describe the effects is, if possible, a more...
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The Evangelical Magazine

Religion - 1812
...was only visible at eight o'clock ; and the birth of May dawned like the day of judgment. The whole island was Covered with favilla, cinders, scoria, and broken masses of volcanic matter. It waa not until the afternoon, the muttering noise of the mountain sunk gradually into a solemn yet suspicious...
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The New annual register, or General repository of history, politics, and ...

1813
...an impenetrable haze hung over the sea, with black slugpish clouds of a sulphureous cast. The whole island was covered with favilla, cinders, scoria,...masses of volcanic matter. It •was not until the aftervioon that the muttering noise of the mountain sunk gradually into a solemn but suspicious silence....
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The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for ...

History - 1813
...over the sea, with black sluggish clouds of a sulphureous cast. The whole island was covered '.vitli favilla, cinders, scoria, and broken masses of volcanic matter. It was not until the afternoon that the muttering noise ef the mountain sunk gradually into a solemn yet suspicious silence. Such...
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The Geographical and Historical Dictionary of America and the West ..., Volume 4

Antonio de Alcedo, Aaron Arrowsmith - America - 1814
...an impenetrable haze hung over the sea, with black sluggish clouds of a sulphureous cast. The whole island was covered with favilla, cinders, scoria,...afternoon the muttering noise of the mountain sunk fradually into a solemn yet suspicious silence, uch were the particulars of this sublime and tremendous...
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The Pocket Magazine of Classics and Polite Literature, Volume 2

1818
...impenetrable haze hung over the sea, with black, sluggish clouds, of a sulphureous cast. The whole island was covered with favilla, cinders, scoria,...of volcanic matter. It was not until the afternoon that the muttering noise of the mountain sunk gradually into a solemn yet suspicious silence. Such...
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The climate of London, Volume 1

Luke Howard - London (England) - 1818
...black sluggish clouds hung over the sea. The whole island was covered with favilla, cinders, scoriae, and broken masses of volcanic matter. It was not until the afternoon that the muttering noise of the mountain sunk gradually into a solemn silence." The mountain continued...
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Kirby's Wonderful and Scientific Museum: Or, Magazine of ..., Volume 4

R. S. Kirby - Characters and characteristics - 1820
...an impenetrable haze hung over the sea, with black sluggish clouds of a sulphureous cast. The whole island was covered with favilla, cinders, scoria,...a more difficult and truly most distressing task. The phenomena occasioned by this convulsion of nature in the island of Barbadoes, are described in...
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The Hundred Wonders of the World: And of the Three Kingdoms of Nature ...

Sir Richard Phillips - Wonder - 1821 - 660 pages
...with black sluggish clouds of a <uJpbureous cast. The whole island was covered with cinders, scoriae, and broken masses of volcanic matter. It was not until the afternoon, that the muttering noise of the mountains sunk gradually into a solemn yet suspicious silence. Such...
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