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" The temporary absence of worldly scenes and employments produces a state of mind peculiarly fitted to receive new and vivid impressions. The vast space of waters that separates the hemispheres is like a blank page in existence. There is no gradual transition,... "
The Cornell Era - Page 251
1906
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The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent, Volume 1

Washington Irving - American essays - 1822
...OLD POEM. To an American visiting Europe, the long voyage he has to make is an excellent preparative. The temporary absence of worldly scenes and employments...until you step on the opposite shore, and are launched at once into the bustle and novelties of another world. In travelling by land there is a continuity...
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The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent

Washington Irving - Catskill Mountains Region (N.Y.) - 1820 - 419 pages
...exisence. There is no gradual transition by which, as in Europe, the features and population of u4 one country blend almost imperceptibly with those...until you step on the opposite shore, and are launched at once into the bustle and novelties of another world. In travelling by land there is a continuity...
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The American First Class Book, Or, Exercises in Reading and Recitation, Book 4

John Pierpont - Recitations - 1823 - 480 pages
...make is an excellent preparative. From the moment Lesson 19.] FIRST CLASS BOOK. 6ft you lose fight of the land you have left, all is vacancy until you step on the opposite shore, and are launched at once into the bustle and novelties of another world. — f— I have said that at sea all is vacancy....
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The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. [pseud.] ...

Washington Irving - 1824
...OLD POEM. To an American visiting Europe, the long voyage he has to make is an excellent preparative. The temporary absence of worldly scenes and employments...until you step on the opposite shore, and are launched at once into the bustle and novelties of another world. In travelling by land there is a continuity...
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The Flowers of Literature: Consisting of Selections from History ..., Volume 1

William Oxberry - English literature - 1824
...CONTINENT. To an American visiting Europe, the long voyage he has to make is an excellent preparative. From the moment you lose sight of the land you have...until you step on the opposite shore, and are launched at once into the bustle and novelties of another world. I have said that at sea all is vacancy. I should...
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The Sketch-book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. [pseud.] ...

Washington Irving - 1829
...population of one country blend almost imperceptibly with those of another. From the moment you losesight of the land you have left, all is vacancy, until you step on the opposite shore, and are launched at once into the bustle and novelties of another world. In travelling by land there is a continuity...
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The American Manual, Or, New English Reader: Consisting of Exercises in ...

Moses Severance - Readers - 1832 - 295 pages
...Atlantic. 1. To an American visiting Europe, the long voyage he has to make is an excellent preparative. From the moment you lose sight of the land you have...until you step on the opposite shore, and are launched at once into the bustle and novelties of another world. 2. I have said that at sea all is vacancy....
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The Sketch-book of Geoffrey Crayon, Esq, Volume 1

Washington Irving - Catskill Mountains Region (N.Y.) - 1834 - 316 pages
...OJ.D POEM. To an American visiting Europe, the long voyage he has to make is an excellent preparative. The temporary absence of worldly scenes and employments...left, all is vacancy until you step on the opposite B 4 shore, and are launched at once into the bustle and novelties of another world. In travelling by...
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The United States and Canada, in 1832, 1833, and 1834, Volume 1

Carl David Arfwedson - Canada - 1834
...produces a state of mind peculiarly fitted to receive new and vivid impressions. The vast space of water that separates the hemispheres is like a blank page...until you step on the opposite shore, and are launched at once into the bustle and novelties of another world. WASHINGTON IRVING. THE southern coast of beautiful...
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The United States and Canada in 1832, 1833, and 1834, Volumes 1-2

Carl David Arfwedson - Canada - 1834
...existence. There is no gradual transition by which, as in Europe, the features and population of^one country blend almost imperceptibly with those of another....sight of the land you have left, all is vacancy, until vou step on the opposite shore, and are launched at once into the bustle and novelties of another world....
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