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" The thoughts and feelings of Columbus in this little space of time must have been tumultuous and intense. At length, in spite of every difficulty and danger, he had accomplished his object. The great mystery of the ocean was revealed ; his theory, which... "
The Extractor; or Universal repertorium of literature, science, and arts ... - Page 189
1829
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Major's New code ... readers, Book 5

Henry Major - 1875
...of Columbus in this little space of time must have been trmultuous and intense. At length, in spite of every difficulty and danger, he had accomplished...ocean was revealed ; his theory, which had been the scuff of sages, was triumphantly cstablished ; he had secured to himself a glory which most be as durable...
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OUR COUNTRY. A HOUSEHOLD HISTORY FOR ALL READERS,

BENSON J. LOSSING, LL.D. - 1875
...Columbus had accomplished his object. " The great mystery of the ocean was revealed/' says Mr. Irving. " His theory, which had been the scoff of sages, was...triumphantly established ; he had secured to himself a glory as durable as the world itself" At sunrise, Columbus and his companions landed in small boats. Many...
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The Scrap-book

American literature - 1875 - 544 pages
...little space of time must have been tumultuous and intense. At length, in spite of every difficulty .-ml danger, he had accomplished his object. The great mystery of the ocean was revealed ; bis theory, which had been the scoff of sages, was triumphantly established ; he had secured to himself...
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Great Authors of All Ages: Being Selections from the Prose Works of Eminent ...

Samuel Austin Allibone - Authors - 1879 - 555 pages
...of Columbus in this little space of time must have been tumultuous and intense. At length, in spite — This at once reduced them to reason. The Baronet...morning given orders that a coach should be sent for m him self a glory durable as the world itself. It is difficult to conceive the feelings of such a man,...
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Great Authors of All Ages: Being Selections from the Prose Works of Eminent ...

Samuel Austin Allibone - Authors - 1879 - 555 pages
...of Columbus in this little space of time must have been tumultuous and intense. At length, in spite ow the moon. Men have been deceived even in their...cosmography of that part hath already varied the names of co him self a glorv durable as the world itself. It is difficult to conceive the feelings of such a man,...
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Times before the Reformation, with an account of fra Girolamo Savonarola

William Dinwiddie - 1879 - 381 pages
...sight and the subsequent removal of doubt, " must have been tumultuous and intense. At length, in spite of every difficulty and danger, he had accomplished...revealed ; his theory, which had been the scoff of ages, was triumphantly established; he had secured to himself a glory, durable as the world itself."*...
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A handbook of English dictation

English dictation - 1881 - 144 pages
...feelings of Columbus at the first sight of land must have been tumultuous and intense. At length, in spite of every difficulty and danger, he had accomplished...sages, was triumphantly established. He had secured for himself a glory which must be as durable as the world. It is difficult even for the imagination...
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Complete Works, Volume 3

Washington Irving - 1882
...of Columbus in this little space of time must have been tumultuous and intense. At length in spite of every difficulty and danger, he had accomplished...triumphantly established ; he had secured to himself a glory durable as the world itself. It is difficult to conceive the feelings of such a man, at such a moment...
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First (-Sixth) geographical reader. [With] Home-lesson book for Second ...

Blackwood William and sons - 1883
...of Columbus in this little space of time must have been tumultuous and intense. At length, in spite of every difficulty and danger, he had accomplished...which must be as durable as the world itself. It is delightful even for the imagination to conceive the feelings of such a man, at the moment of so sublime...
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Life and Works of Washington Irving

Washington Irving - West (U.S.) - 1883
...of Columbus in this little space of time must have been tumultuous and intense. At length, in spite of every difficulty and danger, he had accomplished...triumphantly established ; he had secured to himself a glory durable as the world itself. It is difficult to conceive the feelings of such a man, at such a moment...
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