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" October, after public prayers for success, he ordered the sails to be furled, and the ships to lie to, keeping strict watch, lest they should be driven ashore in the night. During this interval of suspense and expectation, no man shut his eyes ; all kept... "
Beauties of Dr. Robertson: Containing the most prominent and interesting ... - Page 311
by William Robertson - 1810 - 366 pages
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The History of America ...

William Robertson - 1787
...fhould be driven afhore in the night. During this interval of fufpence and expeftation, no man fhut his eyes, all kept upon deck, gazing* intently towards that quarter where they expefted to difcover the land , which had been fo long the objeft of their wifhes. land difcovered....
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An historical, geographical, commercial, and philosophical view of ..., Volume 1

William Winterbotham - 1795
...fhould be driven afhore in the night. During this interval of fufpence and expectation, no man Ihut his eyes, all kept upon deck, gazing intently towards that quarter where they expefted to difcover the land, which had been fo long the ebjecr, of their wifhes. About two hours...
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An Historical, Geographical, Commercial, and Philosophical View of ..., Volume 1

William Winterbotham - 1796
...fhould be ¿riven afilore in the night. During this interval of fufpcnce and expedition, no man ihut his eyes, all kept upon deck, gazing intently towards that quarter where they expected to difcover the land, which had been fo long the object of their wifties. About two hours before midnight,...
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The Monthly Review, Or, Literary Journal

1799
...mocess were immediately offered up. The sails were ordered to b furled, and every ship to lie to ; keeping strict watch, lest they should be driven ashore...this interval of suspense and expectation, no man closed hir eyes ; all kept on deck, gazing intently towards that, quarter where they expected to discover...
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The Monthly review. New and improved ser

1799
...success were immediately oflered up. The sails were ordered to be furled, and every ship to lie to ; keeping strict watch, lest they should be driven ashore...in the night. During this interval of suspense and ex.7 pectation, no man closed his eyes ; all kept on deck, gating intently towards that quarter v,...
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The history of America. In which is included the posthumous volume ...

William Robertson - 1803
...fliould be driven afhore in the night. During this interval of fufpenfe and expectation, no man {hut his eyes, all kept upon deck, gazing intently towards that quarter where 8 they they expe&ed to difcover the land, which had B K been fo long the objeft of their wilhes....
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The History of the Discovery and Settlement: To the Present Time, of North ...

William Fordyce Mavor - 1804 - 383 pages
...October, after public prayers for success, he ordered the sails to be furled, and the ships to lie-to, keeping strict watch lest they should be driven ashore...towards that quarter where they expected to discover the land, which had been so long the object of their wishes. About ten o.clock in the evening Columbus,...
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Universal History, Ancient and Modern: From the Earliest Records of Time, to ...

William Fordyce Mavor - 1804
...October, after public prayers for success, he ordered the sails to be furled, and the ships to lie-to, keeping strict watch lest they should be driven ashore in the night. During this tnterval of suspense and expectation no man shut his eyes, all kept up6n deck, gazing intently towards...
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Universal History, Ancient and Modern: From the Earliest Records ..., Volume 24

William Fordyce Mavor - 1805
...October, after public prayers for success, he ordered the sails to be furled, and the ships to lie-to, keeping strict watch lest they should be driven ashore...towards that quarter where they expected to discover the land, which had been so long the object of their wishes. About ten o'clock in the evening Columbus,...
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The Naval Chronicle, Volume 14

James Stanier Clarke, Stephen Jones, John Jones - 1805
...Prayers for success, he ordered the Sails to be furled, and the Ships to lie to, keeping strict NVaich, lest they should be driven ashore in the Night. During this interval of suspencé and expectation, no Man shut his eyes, all kept upon deck, gazing latently towards that quarter...
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