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" Being got at a convenient distance from the houses, we stood still, in the midst of a most dangerous and dreadful scene. The chariots which we had ordered to be drawn out, were so agitated backwards and forwards, though upon the most level ground, that... "
THE DUBLIN PENNY JOURNAL - Page 157
by Philip Dixon Hardy - 1836
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The Letters of Pliny the Consul: With Occasional Remarks, Volume 1

Pliny (the Younger.) - Lawyers - 1807
...distance from the houses, we stood still, in the midst of a most hazardous and tremendous scene, llhe chariots which we had ordered to be drawn out, were...even by supporting them with large stones. The sea seemed to roll back upon itself, and to be driven from its banks by the convulsive motion of the earth...
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The Letters of Pliny the Consul: With Occasional Remarks, Volume 1

Pliny (the Younger.) - Authors, Latin - 1809
...still, in the midst of a most hazardous and tremendous scene. The chariots which we had orcc 2 dered to be drawn out, were so agitated backwards and forwards,...even by supporting them with large stones. The sea seemed to roll back upon itself, and to be driven from its banks by the convulsive motion of the earth...
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Elegant epistles: a copious selection of instructive, moral, and ...

Elegant epistles - 1812
...convenient distance from the houses, we stood still, in the midst of a most hazardous and tremendous scene. The chariots which we had ordered to be drawn...even by supporting them with large stones. The sea seemed to roll back upon itself, and to be driven from its banks by the convulsive motion of the earth;...
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The General Biographical Dictionary: Containing an Historical and Critical ...

Alexander Chalmers - Biography - 1816
...the houses, they stood still, in the midst of a most dangerous and dreadful scene. The chariots, they had ordered to be drawn out, were so agitated backwards...forwards, though upon the most level ground, that they could not keep them stedfast, even by supporting them with large stones. The sea seemed to roll...
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The Gallery of Nature and Art; Or, a Tour Through Creation and Science, Volume 1

Edward Polehampton - 1815
...Being got at a convenient distance from the houses, we stood still in the midst of a most dangerous and dreadful scene. The chariots which we had ordered...out were so agitated backwards and forwards, though in the open fields, tltat we could not keep them steady, even by supporting them with large stones....
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The Gallery of Nature and Art; Or, A Tour Through Creation and Science, Volume 1

Edward T W. Polehampton - Astronomy - 1815
...we had ordered to be drawn out were so agitated backwards and forwards, though in the open fields, that we could not keep them steady, even by supporting them with large stones. The sea seemed to roll back upon itself, and to be driven from its banks by the convulsive motion of the ea;...
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A Midsummer Day's Dream: A Poem

Edwin Atherstone - 1824
...Being got to a convenient distance from the houses, we stood still in the midst of a most dangerous and dreadful scene. The chariots, which we had ordered...even by supporting them with large stones. The sea seemed to roll back upon itself, and to be driven from its banks by the convulsive motion of the earth;...
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The picture gallery explored; or, An account of various ancient customs and ...

Picture gallery - 1824 - 200 pages
...stood still, in the midst of a most hazardous and tremendous scene. The chariots which we had ordered out, were so agitated backwards and forwards, though...by supporting them with large stones. " ' The sea seemed to roll back upon itself, and to be driven from the banks by the convulsive motion of the earth:...
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The Metropolitan: V. 1 (no. 1-12); Jan.-Dec. 1830

1830 - 559 pages
...Being got at a convenient distance from the houses, we stood still in the midst of a most dangerous and dreadful scene. The chariots which we had ordered...even by supporting them with large stones. The sea seemed to roll back upon itself, and to be driven from its banks by the convulsive motion of the earth:...
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Pompeii, Volume 1

William Clarke (architect.) - Pompeii (Extinct city) - 1836
...Being got at a convenient distance from the houses, we stood still, in the midst of a most dangerous and dreadful scene. The chariots which we had ordered...even by supporting them with large stones. The sea seemed to roll back upon itself, and to be driven from its banks by the convulsive motion of the earth...
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