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" I could learn, is never found in any matrix or vein, but always in small grains, nearly in a pure state, from the size of a pin's head to that of a pea; scattered through a large body of sand or clay... "
Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa: Performed Under the Direction ... - Page 300
by Mungo Park, James Rennell - 1799 - 372 pages
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The Youth's Companion: Or, An Historical Dictionary; Consisting of Articles ...

Ezra Sampson - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1807 - 463 pages
...country of Mumlinc, which borders upon the river Niger. The gold of Manding is ne\er found in a mine, but always in small grains, nearly in a pure state, from the size of n pin's heud, to that of a pt-u, scattered through u large body of sand or clay. Л soon as their...
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A Dictionary of Practical and Theoretical Chemistry: With Its Application to ...

William Nicholson - 1808 - 826 pages
...substances arc interspersed among their texture, easilydistinginMied by i lens. The most abundant is from the size of a pin's head to that of a pea, opake, with a little lustre like that of enamel, of a gray colour sometime? inclining to brown, and...
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The Edinburgh Annual Register, Volume 1; Volume 2, Part 1

Walter Scott - Europe - 1811
...days he died. The upper part of the skull was found upon dissection to have many deep holes in it, from the size of a pin's head to that of a pea, produced, г* it seemed, by_warty cartilaginous substances growing fro m the tunica arachnoidia, which...
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The Edinburgh annual register

1811
...days he died. The upper part of the skull was found upon dissection to have many deep holes in it, from the size of a pin's head to that of a pea, produced, as it seemed, by warty cartilaginous substances growing from the tunica arachnoidia, which...
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Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa: Performed ... in ... 1795, 1796 ...

Mungo Park - Africa, West - 1813 - 261 pages
...ef the country, Iffc. THOSE valuable commodities, gold and ivory, the next objects of our enquiry, have probably been found in Africa from the first...and in this state, it is called by the Mandingoes aanoo munko, (gold powder.) It is, however, extremely probable, by •what I could learn of the situation...
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The Youth's Companion: Or An Historical Dictionary; Consisting of Articles ...

Ezra Sampson - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1813 - 424 pages
...country of Manding, which borders upon the river Niger. The gold of Manding is never found in a mine, but always in small grains, nearly in a pure state,...pea, scattered through a large body of sand or clay. As soon 'as their harvest is over, the Mandingo negroes go in search of gold dust. Some gather up the...
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The Traveller in Africa: Containing Some Account of the Antiquities, Natural ...

Priscilla Wakefield - Africa - 1814 - 374 pages
...principal commodities of this part of Africa. The gold of Manding is always found in small grains, from the size of a pin's head to that of a pea, scattered through a large body of sand or clay, and is most probably washed down by repeated torrents from the neighbouring hills. When the harvest is...
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Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa: Performed in the ..., Volume 1

Mungo Park, Isaaco (an African, Mungo Park's guide.) - Africa - 1816
...said, thus making amends in one way, for her penuriousness in the other. This, however, is notjwholly true. Gold is found in considerable quantities throughout...body of sand or clay ; and in this state it is called fay the Mandingoes s<zo0 munko," gold powder." It is, however, extremely probable, by what I could...
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The Youth's Companion, Or, An Historical Dictionary: Consisting of Articles ...

Ezra Sampson - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1816 - 412 pages
...country of Manding, which borders upon the river Niger. The gold of Manding is never found in a mine, but always in small grains, nearly in a pure state,...pea, scattered through a large body of sand or clay. As soon as their harvest is over the Mandingo negroes go in search of gold dust. Some gather up the...
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Collection of the Most Celebrated Voyages and Travels from the ..., Volume 3

R. P. Forster - 1818
...Mantling is never found in any vein, but jdways-m' small grains, nearly in a pure state, from the si?e pf a pin's head to that of a pea, scattered through a...sand or clay ; and in this state it is called by the natives, gold-powder. When the streams and torrents of autumn have subsided, the sand is dug up, and...
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