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" Its approach is announced by vast masses of clouds that rise from the Indian Ocean, and advance towards the north-east, gathering and thickening as they approach the land. After some threatening days, the sky assumes a troubled appearance in the evenings,... "
An Account of the Kingdom of Caubul, and Its Dependencies in Persia, Tartary ... - Page 199
by Mountstuart Elphinstone - 1819
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The Pocket Magazine of Classics and Polite Literature, Volume 3

1819
...clouds, that rise from the Indian Ocean, and advance towards the north-east, gathering and thickening as they approach the land. After some threatening...the monsoon in general sets in during the night. It it attended with such a thunder storm as can scarcely be imagined by those who have only seen that...
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The Pocket magazine of classic and polite literature. [Continued as] The ...

1819
...north-cast, gathering and thickening as they approach the land. After some threatening days, the skj assumes a troubled appearance in the evenings, and...sets in during the night. It is attended with such a thunder storm as can scarcely be imagined by those who have only seen that phenomena in temperate climates....
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The Edinburgh Gazetteer, Or Geographical Dictionary ..., Volume 1

Gazetteers - 1822
...clouds that rise from the Indian ocean, and advance towards the north-east, gathering and thickening as they approach the land. After some threatening days, the sky assumes a troubled appearance in the evening, end the monsoon in general sets in during the night. It is attended by such a thunder storm...
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The Brighton gleaner; or, General repository of literary selections, general ...

English literature - 1823
...clouds, that rise from the Indian Ocean, and advance towards the nort-east, gathering and thickening as they approach the land. After some threatening...sets in during the night. It is attended with such thunder storms as can scarcely be imagined by those who have only seen these phenomena in temperate...
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Annual Register, Volume 57

Edmund Burke - History - 1824
...clouds that rise from the Indian ocean, and advance towards the northeast, gathering and thickening as they approach the land. After some threatening...sets in during the night. It is attended with such a thunder- storm as can scarcely be imagined by those who have only seen that phenomenon in a temperate...
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Time's Telescope for ... ; Or, A Complete Guide to the Almanack

Almanacs, English - 1824
...clouds that rise from the Indian Ocean, advancing towards the north-east, gathering and thickening as they approach the land. After some threatening days, the sky assumes a troubled appearance in the evening, and the monsoon sets in generally during the night. It is attended by such a violent thunderstorm...
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Historical and descriptive account of British India, by H. Murray [and others].

Hugh Murray - 1832
...from the Indian Ocean and advance towards the north-east, gathering and thickening as they come near the land. After some threatening days the sky assumes...in general sets in during the night. It is attended by thunder-storms far exceeding in intensity those of temperate regions. It generally begins with violent...
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Historical and descriptive account of British India, from the most remote ...

Hugh Murray, James Wilson, Robert Kaye Greville, Robert Jameson, Sir Whitelaw Ainslie, William Rhind, William Wallace, Clarence Dalrymple - India - 1832
...from the Indian Ocean and advance towards the north-east, gathering and thickening as they come near the land. After some threatening days the sky assumes...in general sets in during the night. It is attended by thunder-storms far eiceeding in intensity those of temperate regions. It generally begins with violent...
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The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction, Volume 24

1834
...it is • The setting in of the south-west monsoon is thus admirably descubed by Mr. Elphinstone; " After some threatening days, the sky assumes' a troubled appearance in the evenings, and the monsoon sets in generally during the night. It is attended by such a thunderstorm as can scarcely be imagined...
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The Hindoos

Hindus - 1834
...1B The setting in of the south-west monsoon is thus admirably described by Mr. Elphinstone : — " After some threatening days the sky assumes a troubled appearance in the evenings, and the monsoon sets in generally during the night. It is attended by such a thunder-storm as can scarcely be imagined...
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