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" The depth of water, therefore, must have been greater ; and as this weed does not grow in a perpendicular direction, but makes a very acute angle with the bottom, and much of it afterwards spreads many fathoms on the surface of the sea, I am well warranted... "
A history of the vegetable kingdom - Page 185
by William Rhind - 1841
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A general history and collection of voyages and travels, arranged in ...

General history - 1815
...though the stem is not much thicker than a man's thumb. 1 have mentioned, that on some of the shoals upon which it grows, we did not strike ground with...perpendicular direction, but makes a very acute angle \\ith the bottom, ;md much of it afterward spreads many fathoms on the surface of the sea, I am well...
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A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Arranged ..., Volume 15

Robert Kerr - Voyages and travels - 1824
...though the stem is not much thicker than a man's thumb. J have mentioned, that on some of the shoals upon which it grows, we did not strike ground with...a very acute angle with the bottom, and much of it afterward spreads many fathoms on the surface of the sea, I am well warranted to say, that some of...
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The Edinburgh New Philosophical Journal, Volume 30

Science - 1841
...though the stem is not much thicker than a man's thumb. I have mentioned, that on some of the shoals upon which it grows, we did not strike ground with...fathoms. The depth of water, therefore, must have been very great. And as this weed does not'grow in a perpendicular direction, but makes a very acute angle...
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The Edinburgh New Philosophical Journal: Exhibiting a View of the ..., Volume 30

Robert Jameson - Science - 1841
...though the stem is not much thicker than a man's thumb. I have mentioned, that on some of the shoals upon which it grows, we did not strike ground with...fathoms. The depth of water, therefore, must have been very great. And as this weed does not'grow in a perpendicular direction, but makes a very acute angle...
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The new sailing directory for the Ethiopic or southern Atlantic ocean

John Purdy - Aids to navigation - 1844 - 472 pages
...though the stem is not much thicker than a man's thumb. I have mentioned, that upon some of the shoals upon which it grows, we did not strike ground with a line of 24 fathoms. The depth of water must, therefore, have been greater. And as this weed does not grow in...
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Journal of Researches Into the Natural History and Geology of the Countries ...

Charles Darwin - Beagle Expedition - 1846 - 336 pages
...that this plant at Kerguelen Land rises from a greater depth than twenty-four fathoms ; " and as it does not grow in a perpendicular direction, but makes...a very acute angle with the bottom, and much of it afterward spreads many fathoms on the surface of the sea, I am well warranted to say that some of it...
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THE DUBLIN UNIVERSITY MAGAZINE

HODGES SMITH - 1857
...that this plant at Kerguelen's Laud rises from a greaUr depth than twenty-four fathoms; "and ns it does not grow in a perpendicular direction, but makes...with the bottom, and much of it afterwards spreads D 2 many fathoms on the surface of the sea, I nm well warranted to say tliat some of it grows to the...
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THE DUBLIN UNIVERSITY MAGAZINE

HODGES SMITH - 1857
...that this plant at Kerguelen's Laud rises from a greaUr depth than twenty-four fathoms; "and ns it does not grow in a perpendicular direction, but makes...with the bottom, and much of it afterwards spreads D 2 1857.] [Jan. many fathoms on the surface of the sea, I nm well warranted to say tliat some of it...
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A Sailing Directory for the Ethiopic Or South Atlantic Ocean, Including the ...

Alexander George Findlay - Pilot guides - 1867 - 691 pages
...though the stem is not much thicker than a man's thumb. I have mentioned that upon some of the shoals upon which it grows, we did not strike ground with a line of 24 fathoms. The depth of water must, therefore, hav? been greater. And as this weed does not grow in...
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What Mr. Darwin Saw in His Voyage Round the World in the Ship "Beagle".

Charles Darwin - Beagle Expedition - 1879 - 228 pages
...that this plant, at Kerguelen Land, rises from a greater depth than twentyfour fathoms; "and as it does not grow in a perpendicular direction, but makes...a very acute angle with the bottom, and much of it afterward spreads many fathoms on the surface of the sea, I am well warranted to say that some of it...
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