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" Had I permitted myself any innovation upon the original term, it would have been to convert it into Australia; as being more agreeable to the ear, and an assimilation to the names of the other great portions of the earth. "
Names and Their Histories: A Handbook of Historical Geography and ... - Page 55
by Isaac Taylor - 1898 - 400 pages
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Early Voyages to Terra Australis, Now Called Australia: A ..., Volume 25

Richard Henry Major - 1859 - 200 pages
...he modestly says, " Had I permitted myself any innovation upon the original term [Terra Australis], it would have been to convert it into Australia, as...more agreeable to the ear, and an assimilation to the names of the other great portions of the earth." It has been the habit, for the most part, of editors...
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Australia; a Popular Account ...: With the History of Its Colonization, Etc

George French Angas - 1865 - 365 pages
...Terra Australis," he suggests the veiy name which is at present applied to the Australian continent. He says : " Had I permitted myself any innovation...Australia, as being more agreeable to the ear, and in assimilation to the names of the other great portions of the earth." There is a curious manuscript...
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Nomina geographica: Versuch einer allgemeinen geographischen Onomatologie

Johann Jakob Egli - 1872 - 927 pages
...des engl. partialnumens zur altern bezeicbnung Terra Australia oder gar Australia zurückzukehren. 'Had I permitted myself any innovation upon the original...more agreeable to the ear, and an assimilation to the names of the other great portions of the earth'. Flinders, าห. I. p. III. Als ältester name des...
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Nomina geographica

Johann Jakob Egli - 1872 - 1035 pages
...Australia zurückzukehren. 'Had I permitted myself any innovation upon the original term, it would hare been to convert it into Australia; as being more agreeable to the ear, and an assimilation to the names of the other great portions of the earth'. Flinders, TA. I. p. III. Als ältester name des continents...
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Victorian Year Book: ..1873-98, 1902-1914

1874
...Hnd I permitted myself any innovation upon the original term (Terra Australia), It would have bcen to convert it Into Australia, as being more agreeable to the ear and an assimilation to the names of the other great portions of the earth." and around the island of Tasmania in a small decked...
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Notes on the Colony of Victoria: Historical, Geographical, Meteorological ...

Henry Heylyn Hayter - 1875 - 240 pages
...Terra Australis": "Had I permitted myself any innovation upon the original term (Terra Australis), it would have been to convert it into Australia, as...more agreeable to the ear and an assimilation to the names of the other great portions of the earth." t A similar idea seems to have occurred to Captain...
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Notes on the Colony of Victoria: Historical, Geographical, Meteorological ...

Henry Heylyn Hayter - 1875 - 240 pages
...Terra A^trails": "Had I permitted myself any innovation upon the original term (Terra Australia), it have been to convert it into Australia, as being more agreeable to the ear and an assimilation to ,te names of the other threat portions of the earth." t A similar idea seems to have occurred to Captain...
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Official Record: Containing Introduction, Catalogues, Official Awards of the ...

1875 - 948 pages
...Aast'alis": "Had I permitted myself any Innovation upon the original term (Terra Angtralli), It "ooU have been to convert It Into Australia, as being more agreeable to the ear and an assimilation totbl names of the other great portions of the earth." JA similar Men seems to have occurred to Captain...
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Australian Dictionary of Dates and Men of the Time: Containing the History ...

John Henniker Heaton - 1879 - 317 pages
...Terra Australie," "Had I permitted myself any innovation upon the original term (Terra Australie), it would have been to convert it into Australia, as...more agreeable to the ear and an assimilation to the names of the other great portions of the earth." 1814. AUSTRALIAN AGRICULTURAL CO. This Company was...
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History of Australia: From 1787 to 1882

James Allen - 1882 - 320 pages
...Australis. " Had I permitted myself," says that distinguished navigator and explorer, " any innovation on the original term, it would have been to convert it...more agreeable to the ear, and an assimilation to other great portions of the earth." What Flinders shrank from doing, others have done for him ; and...
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