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" ... we were never wearied with admiring, every night, the beauty of the southern sky, which, as we advanced towards the south, opened new constellations to our view. We feel an indescribable sensation, when, on approaching the equator, and particularly... "
A Visit to Australia and Its Gold Regions - Page 10
by Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge (Great Britain) - 1853 - 217 pages
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Personal Narrative of Travels to the Equinoctial Regions of ..., Volume 1

Alexander von Humboldt, Aimé Bonpland - Natural history - 1852 - 442 pages
...particularly on passing from * Trigla cucullus. 13"! A NEW HEMISPHERE. one hemisphere to the other, we see those stars, which we have contemplated from...separated from his country, than the aspect of an unknown firmament. The grouping of the stars of the first magnitude, some scattered nebulae, rivalling in splendour...
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The Life, Travels and Books of Alexander Von Humboldt

Richard Henry Stoddard - 1859 - 482 pages
...sensation when, on approaching the equator, and particularly on passing from one hemisphere to the other, we see those stars, which we have contemplated from...separated from his country, than the aspect of an unknown firmament. The grouping of the stars of the first magnitude, some scattered nebulae, rivalling in splendour...
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The Life, Travels and Books of Alexander Von Humboldt

Richard Henry Stoddard - 1859 - 482 pages
...sensation when, on approaching the equator, and particularly on passing from one hemisphere to the other, we see those stars, which we have contemplated from...separated from his country, than the aspect of an unknown firmament. The grouping of the stars of the first magnitude, some scattered nebulae, rivalling in splendour...
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The graduated series of reading-lesson books, Book 5

Graduated series - 1861
...sensation when, on approaching the equator, and particularly on passing from one hemisphere to the other, we see those stars which we have contemplated from...separated from his country than the aspect of an unknown firmament. The grouping of the stars of the first magnitude, some scattered clouds, rivalling in splendor...
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Meliora, Volumes 3-4

Social sciences - 1861
...travellers to make an observation of time. The new sights impressed Humboldt much. 'Nothing,' he says, 'awakens in the traveller a livelier remembrance of...separated from his country than the aspect of an unknown firmament. The grouping of the stars of the first magnitude, some scattered nebula), rivalling in splendour...
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The Handbook of Physical Science ...

Robert William Fraser - 1866
...passing from one hemisphere to the other, they saw those stars which they had contemplated from their infancy progressively sink and finally disappear....separated from his country, than the aspect of an unknown firmament. The grouping of the stars of the first magnitude, some scattered nebulse, rivalling in splendour...
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Progressive Readers: A Class Book for the Use of Advanced Pupils ..., Issue 5

John Epy Lovell - 1866
...sensation, when, on approaching the Equator, and particularly on passing from one hemisphere to the other, we see those stars, which we have contemplated from...sink, and finally disappear. Nothing awakens in the traveler a livelier remembrance of the immense distance by which he is separated from his country,...
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The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri: Inferno

Dante Alighieri - 1867
...sensation, when, on approaching the equator, and particularly on passing from one hemisphere to the other, we see those stars which we have contemplated from...separated from his country, than the aspect of an unknown firmament. The grouping of the stars of the first magnitude, some scattered nebulae, rivalling in splendor...
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The Divine Comedy, Volume 1

Dante Alighieri - 1867 - 447 pages
...sensation, when, on approaching the equator, and particularly on passing from one hemisphere to the other, we see those stars, which we have contemplated from...separated from his country, than the aspect of an unknown firmament. The grouping of the stars of the first magnitude, some scattered nebulz, rivalling in splendor...
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The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri, Volume 1

Dante Alighieri - He11 - 1867 - 760 pages
...finally disappear. Nothing awakens in the traveller a livelier remembrance uflhe immense distance !>y which he is separated from his country, than the aspect of an unknown firmament. The grouping of the stars of the first magnitude, some scattered nebula?, rivalling in splendour...
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