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" ... was represented by a broad belt of gleaming spray; but no particle of this slipped into the mouth of the terrific funnel, whose interior, as far as the eye could fathom it, was a smooth, shining, and jet-black wall of water, inclined to the horizon... "
The Anglo-American Magazine - Page 197
1853
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Punch, Volume 104

Mark Lemon, Henry Mayhew, Tom Taylor, Shirley Brooks, Sir Francis Cowley Burnand, Owen Seaman - English wit and humor - 1893
...inclined to the horizon at an angle of some forty - five degrees, speeding dizzily round and round, witn a swaying and sweltering motion, and sending forth to the winds an appalling voice half shriek, hall roar, such as not even the mighty cataract ot Niagara ever lifts up in its agony to Heaven. •...
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Tales, Issue 1

Edgar Allan Poe - American literature - 1845 - 228 pages
...and jet-black wall of water, inclined to the horizon at an angle of some forty-five degrees, speeding dizzily round and round with a swaying and sweltering...and the rock rocked. I threw myself upon my face, and clung to the scant herbage in an excess of nervous agitation. " This," said I at length, to the...
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Tales of Mystery, Imagination, & Humour; and Poems, Volume 456

Edgar Allan Poe - 1852 - 479 pages
...and jet-black wall of water, inclined to the horizon at an angle of some forty-five degrees, speeding dizzily round and round with a swaying and sweltering...and the rock rocked. I threw myself upon my face, and clung to the scant herbage in an excess of nervous agitation. " This," said I, at length, to the...
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Tales of Mystery, Imagination, & Humour: And Poems

Edgar Allan Poe - American poetry - 1852 - 256 pages
...and jet-black wall of water, inclined to the horizon at an angle of some forty-five degrees, speeding dizzily round and round with a swaying and sweltering...motion, and sending forth to the winds an appalling voice—half shriek, half roar—such as not even the mighty cataract of Niagara ever lifts up in its...
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The Works of the Late Edgar Allan Poe, Volume 1

Edgar Allan Poe, Nathaniel Parker Willis - 1853
...and jet-black wall of water, inclined to the horizon at an angle of some forty-five degrees, speeding dizzily round and round with a swaying and sweltering...and the rock rocked. I threw myself upon my face, and clung to the scant herbage in an excess of nervous agitation. " This," said I at length, to the...
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Handbuch der nordamericanischen National-Literatur: Sammlung von ...

Ludwig Herrig - American literature - 1854
...and jet-black wall of water, inclincd to the horizon at an angle of some forty-five degrees, speeding dizzily round and round with a swaying and sweltering...winds an appalling voice, half shriek, half roar, such äs not cven the mighty cataract of Niagara ever lifts up in its agony to Heaven. The mountain trembled...
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Enfant Terrible, Volume 4

H.C.B. Cowell, Clara Dixon Davidson - 1857
...jet-black »-all of water, inclined to the horizon at an angle of some forty-five degrees, speeding dizzily round and round with a swaying and sweltering...winds an appalling voice, half shriek, half roar, such аи not even the mighty cataract of Niagara ever lift» up in its agony to Heaven. The mountain trembled...
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The works of Edgar Allan Poe [with a mem. by R.W. Griswold].

Edgar Allan Poe - 1865
...and jet-black wall of water, inclined to the horizon at an angle of some forty-five degrees, speeding dizzily round and round with a swaying and sweltering...and the rock rocked. I threw myself upon my face, and clung to the scant herbage in an excess of nervous agitation. " This," said I at length, to the...
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The Critical Essays of a Country Parson

Andrew Kennedy Hutchison Boyd - Literature - 1867 - 370 pages
...and jet-black wall of water, inclined to the horizon at an angle of some forty-five degrees, speeding dizzily round and round with a swaying and sweltering...and the rock rocked. I threw myself upon my face, and clung to the scant herbage in an excess of nervous agitation. ' This,' said I, at length, to the...
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The Works of Edgar Allan Poe, Volume 1

Edgar Allan Poe - 1871
...inclined to the horizon at an angle of some forty-five degrees, speeding dizzily round and round with n swaying and sweltering motion, and sending forth to...the mighty cataract of Niagara ever lifts up in its ngony to Heaven. The mountain trembled to its very base, and the rock rocked. 1 threw myself upon my...
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