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" I could get no reply, nor notice of my request. I entreated them, for the love of heaven, to take me off; and I promised, I know not what rewards, that were entirely beyond my power of bestowal. But the brutal wretch of a captain, muttering something... "
Sporting Scenes and Sundry Sketches: Being the Miscellaneous Writings of J ... - Page 42
by J. Cypress - 1842
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The Sporting review, ed. by 'Craven'., Volume 7

John William Carleton - 1842
...up. No man can imagine what were the sensations of gratitude which filled my bosom at that moment " When she got within a hundred yards of the reef, I...take me off; and I promised, I know not what rewards, entirely beyond my power of bestowal. But the wretch of a captain, muttering something to the effect...
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The Sporting Sketch Book: A Series of Characteristic Papers, by the Most ...

John William Carleton - Fox hunting - 1842 - 200 pages
...moment. " When she got within a hundred yards of the reef, I sung out to the man at the helm to lull' up, and lie by, and lower the boat ; but, to my amazement,...take me off; and I promised, I know not what rewards, entirely beyond my power of bestowal. But the wretch of a captain, muttering something to the effect...
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Traits of American Humor, Volume 2

Thomas Chandler Haliburton - American wit and humor - 1852 - 332 pages
...up. No man can imagine what were the sensations of gratitude which filled my bosom at that moment. " When she got within a hundred yards of the reef, I...and giving me the kind and sensible advice to pull off my coat and swim ashore, put the helm hard down, and away bore the sloop on the other tack. " '...
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Traits of American Humour, Volume 2

Thomas Chandler Haliburton - American wit and humor - 1852
...up. No man can imagine what were the sensations of gratitude which filled my bosom at that moment. " When she got within a hundred yards of the reef, I...and giving me the kind and sensible advice to pull off my coat and swim ashore, put the helm hard down, and away bore the sloop on the other tack. " '...
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A Quarter Race in Kentucky: And Other Sketches, Illustrative of Scenes ...

William Trotter Porter - 1846 - 199 pages
...up. No man can imagine what were the sensations of gratitude which filled my bosom at that moment. " When she got within a hundred yards of the reef, I...and giving me the kind and sensible advice to pull off my coat and swim ashore, put the helm hard down, and away bore the sloop on the other tack. " '...
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Cyclopaedia of American Literature: Embracing Personal and ..., Volume 2

Evert Augustus Duyckinck - American literature - 1856
...but to my amazement, I could get no reply, nor no notice of my request I entreated them for the lore of heaven to take me off, and I promised, I know not...and giving me the kind and sensible advice to pull off my coat, and swim ashore, put the helm hard down, and away bore the sloop on the cither tack. "...
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Cyclopaedia of American Literature: Embracing Personal and ..., Volume 2

Evert Augustus Duyckinck, George Long Duyckinck - American literature - 1856
...helm to lulf up, and lie by, and lower the boat; but to rny amazement, I could get no reply, nor no notice of my request. I entreated them for the love...brutal wretch of a captain, muttering something to the eti'ect of " that he hadn't time to stop," and giving me the kind and sensible advice to pull off my...
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Cyclopaedia of American Literature: Embracing Personal and ..., Volume 2

Evert Augustus Duyckinck - American literature - 1856
...helm to luff up, and lie by, and lower the boat ; but to my amazement, I could get no reply, nor no notice of my request I entreated them for the love of heaven to take me off, and I promised, 1 know not what rewards, that ! were entirely beyond my power of bestowal. But 1 the brutal wretch...
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Traits of American humour, by native authors, ed. and adapted by the author ...

American humour - 1866 - 337 pages
...When she got within a hundred yards of the reef, I sung out to the man at the helm to luff up, and He by, and lower the boat ; but to my amazement, I could...and giving me the kind and sensible advice to pull off my coat and swim ashore, put the helm hard down, and away bore the sloop on the other tack. " '...
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Traits of American Humor

Thomas Chandler Haliburton - American wit and humor - 1866 - 337 pages
...get no reply, nor notice of my request. I entreated them, for the love of heaven, to take me oft'; and I promised I know not what rewards, that were...and giving me the kind and sensible advice to pull off my coat and swim ashore, put the helm hard down, and away bore the sloop on the other tack. " The...
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