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" Then felt I like some watcher of the skies When a new planet swims into his ken; Or like stout Cortez when with eagle eyes He stared at the Pacific — and all his men Looked at each other with a wild surmise — Silent, upon a peak in Darien. "
Names and Their Histories: A Handbook of Historical Geography and ... - Page 102
by Isaac Taylor - 1898 - 400 pages
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An historical account of the circumnavigation of the globe and of the ...

Historical account - 1836
...the neighbourhood of Tierra del Fuego, under the Or like stout Cortex, when with eagle eyes He stared at the Pacific, and all his men Looked at each other with a wild surmise, Silent, upon a peak in Darien." name Of TERRA AUSTRALIS NONDUM COGNITA. Of the innumerable clusters...
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An Historical Account of the Circumnavigation of the Globe: And of the ...

1837 - 350 pages
...the sides When a new planet swims into his ken, "r like stout Cortez, when with eagle eyes Jle stared at the Pacific, and all his men Looked at each other with a wild surmise, bitom, upon a peak in Darien." cliffs of New Albion, in 48° north latitude, to Cape Pilaros on Tierra...
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Punch, Volume 97

Mark Lemon, Henry Mayhew, Tom Taylor, Shirley Brooks, Francis Cowley Burnand, Owen Seaman - 1889
...COKTEZ," SILAS WEGO said, when I told him of the adventure — " —When with eagle eyee He stared at the Pacific, and all his men Looked at each other with a wild surmise — Silent, upon a peak in Darien." I say "Yes," tho', to tell the truth, I was not thinking of COBTEZ...
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Cyclopædia of English Literature: A History, Critical and ..., Volume 2

Robert Chambers - 1844
...the skies When a new planet swims into his ken ; Or like stout Cortez, when with eagle eyes He stared g in the inconstant wind, Meagre and pale, the ghost of what I was, Beneath — Silent, upon a peak in Darien. [The Human Seasons.] Four seasons fill the measure of the year ;...
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Cyclopædia of English Literature: A History, Critical and ..., Volume 2

Robert Chambers - 1844
...skies When a new planet swims into his ken ; Or like stout Cortez, when with eagle eyea lie stared t thee. He heard of thy fame in war ; he heard of foes dispersed ; he heard — Silent, upon a peak iu Darien. [The Human Seasons.] Four seasons fill the measure of the year ;...
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The Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review, Volume 18

1848
...beyond it, the discovery of which was reserved for Vasco Nunez — " When with eagle eyes He Ptnred at the Pacific, and all his men Looked at each other...a wild surmise, Silent, upon a peak in Darien." In one, then, and ˙ principal one, of the supposed purposes of his great mission, Columbus seemed to...
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Hogg's weekly instructor [afterw.] Hogg's instructor, Volumes 1-2

Titan - 1848
...skies, When a new planet swims into his ken; or like stout Cortex, when with eujrle eyes He stared at the Pacific— and all his men Looked at each other with a wild surmise, Silent, upon a peak in DHrien.' We had intended to mark such lines and passages in this little piece...
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The Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review, Volume 18

1848
...beyond it, the discovery of which was reserved for Vasco Nunez — " When with eagle eyes He stared at the Pacific, and all his men Looked at each other with a wild surmise, Silent, upon a peak in Daricn." In one, then, and a principal one, of the supposed purposes of his...
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Lays and Legends: Or, Ballads of the New World

G. W. Thornbury - 1851 - 166 pages
...astonished eyes of Columbus and his crew, or the scenes that Nunez saw : " When, with eagle eye He stared at the Pacific — and all his men Looked at each...a wild surmise, Silent upon a peak in Darien." In the yellow and mouldy pages of the old military and monkish chronicles of the Spanish Conquest, lie...
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Lays and legends: or, Ballads of the New World

Walter Thornbury - 1851 - 166 pages
...Columbus and his crew, or the scenes that Nunez saw: " When, with eagle eye He stared at the Pacific—and all his men Looked at each other, with a wild surmise, Silent upon a peak in Darien." In the yellow and mouldy pages of the old military and monkish chronicles of the Spanish Conquest, lie...
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