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" As we sat round the dull light of a lamp in the cabin, that made the gloom more ghastly, every one had his tale of shipwreck and disaster, I was particularly struck with a short one related by the captain.  "
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The Edinburgh magazine, and literary miscellany, a new series of The Scots ...

1819
...of one of those sudden storms that will sometimes break in upon the serenity of a summer voyage. As we sat round the dull light of a lamp, in the cabin,...one had his tale of shipwreck and disaster. I was peculiarly struck with a short one related by the captain. " ' As I was once sailing,' said he. ' in...
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The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent

Washington Irving - Catskill Mountains Region (N.Y.) - 1820 - 419 pages
...of one of those sudden storms that will sometimes break in upon the serenity of a summer voyage. As we sat round the dull light of a lamp in the cabin,...stout ship, across the banks of Newfoundland, one of those heavy fogs that prevail in those parts rendered it impossible for us to see far ahead, even in...
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The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent, Volume 1

Washington Irving - American essays - 1822
...of one of those sudden storms that will sometimes break in upon the serenity of a summer voyage. As we sat round the dull light of a lamp in the cabin,...stout ship, across the banks of Newfoundland, one of those heavy fogs that prevail in those parts rendered it impossible for us to see far a-head, even...
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The American First Class Book, Or, Exercises in Reading and Recitation, Book 4

John Pierpont - Recitations - 1823 - 480 pages
...of one of those sudden storms that will sometimes break in upon the serenity of a summer voyage. As we sat round the dull light of a lamp, .in the cabin,...that prevail in those parts rendered it impossible for me to see far a-head, even in the day-time ; but at night the weather was so thick that we could...
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The Flowers of Literature: Consisting of Selections from History ..., Volume 1

William Oxberry - English literature - 1824
...of one of those sudden storms that will sometimes break in upon the serenity of a summer voyage. As we sat round the dull light of a lamp, in the cabin,...that prevail in those parts rendered it impossible for me to see far a-head, even in the daytime ; but at night the weather was so thick that we could...
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The Flowers of Literature: Consisting of Selections from History ..., Volume 1

William Oxberry - English literature - 1824
...sometimes break in upon the serenity of a summer voyage. As we sat round the dull light of a lamp, iiu the cabin, that made the gloom more ghastly, every...that prevail in those parts rendered it impossible for me to see far a-head, even in the daytime; but at night the weather was so thick that we could...
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The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. [pseud.] ...

Washington Irving - 1824
...of one of those sudden storms that will sometimes break in upon the serenity of a summer voyage. As we sat round the dull light of a lamp in the cabin,...stout ship, across the banks of Newfoundland, one of those heavy fogs that prevail in those parts rendered it impossible for us to see far a-head even in...
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The Edinburgh Magazine and Literary Miscellany, Volume 84

English literature - 1819
...of one of those sudden storms that will sometimes break in upon the serenity of a summer voyage. As we sat round the dull light of a lamp, in the cabin, that made the gloom more ghastly, every one hod his tale of shipwreck and disaster, I was peculiarly struck with a short one related by the captain....
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The beauties of Washington Irving, esq. ...

Washington Irving - American essays - 1830 - 316 pages
...of one of those sudden storms that will sometimes break in upon the serenity of a summer voyage. As we sat round the dull light of a lamp in the cabin,...with a short one related by the captain. " As I was sailing," said he, " in a fine stout ship, across the banks of Newfoundland, one of those heavy fogs...
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The Academical Reader: Comprising Selections from the Most Admired Authors ...

John J. Harrod - Readers - 1832 - 324 pages
...of one of those sudden storms that will sometimes break in upon the serenity of- a summer voyage. As we sat round the dull light of a lamp, in the cabin,...particularly struck with a short one related by the captain. LESSON XV. The same continued. 1. " As I was once sailing," said he, " in a fine stout ship across...
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