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The Nautical Magazine: A Journal of Papers on Subjects Connected ..., Volume 31
Volledige weergave - 1862
The Nautical Magazine: A Journal of Papers on Subjects Connected ..., Volume 32
Volledige weergave - 1863
The Nautical Magazine: A Journal of Papers on Subjects Connected ..., Volume 17
Volledige weergave - 1848
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Pagina 307 - Though sluggards deem it but a foolish chase, And marvel men should quit their easy chair, The toilsome way, and long, long league to trace, Oh ! there is sweetness in the mountain air, And life, that bloated Ease can never hope to share.
Pagina 165 - Jan. 1 1. [The Queen has been pleased to direct Letters Patent to be passed under the Great Seal of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, granting the dignity of a Baron of the said United Kingdom unto Alfred Tennyson, Esq., and the heirs male of his body lawfully begotten...
Pagina 274 - The Queen has been pleased to direct letters patent to be passed under the Great Seal, granting the dignities of Baron and Earl of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland unto the Right Hon.
Pagina 597 - Majesty's superior courts of record ; and no warrant of commitment shall be held void by reason of any defect therein, provided it be therein alleged that the party has been convicted, and there be a good and valid conviction to sustain the same.
Pagina 102 - They that go down to the sea in ships, that do business in great waters ; These see the works of the Lord, and his wonders in the deep.
Pagina 539 - ... others offer traces of a regularity hardly less uncouth and characteristic, and which in some cases seems to indicate a cellular, in others a sheeted structure, complicated in folds as if agitated by internal winds.
Pagina 538 - The last year must ever be considered an epoch in astronomy, from its having witnessed the successful completion of the Earl of Rosse's six-feet reflector — an achievement of such magnitude, both in itself as a means of discovery, and in respect of the difficulties to be surmounted in its construction (difficulties which perhaps few persons here present are better able from experience to appreciate than myself), that I want words to express my admiration of it. I have not myself been so fortunate...
Pagina 538 - By far the major part, probably, at least, nine-tenths of the nebulous contents of the heavens consist of nebulae of spherical or elliptical forms presenting every variety of elongation and central condensation. Of these a great number have been resolved into...
Pagina 350 - No impulsion but that of a vast current, setting in a south-westerly direction, and passing beneath the Gulf stream, could have carried these immense bodies to their observed positions, on routes which cross the Gulf current, in a region where its average breadth has been found to be about 250 miles...