... 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 101853 - 217 pagesFull view
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...sensation, when, on approaching the Equator, and particularly on passing from one hemisphere to tin: 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 .sc.ittered nebula;, rivalling in...