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The Nautical Magazine: A Journal of Papers on Subjects Connected ..., Volumen31
Vista completa - 1862
The Nautical Magazine: A Journal of Papers on Subjects Connected ..., Volumen32
Vista completa - 1863
The Nautical Magazine: A Journal of Papers on Subjects Connected ..., Volumen17
Vista completa - 1848
Admiral anchor anchorage appears arrived bank bearing boats British cable called Cape Capt Captain carried cause channel chart clear close coast Commander compass considerable considered continued course crew danger direction distance east effect entered examination extreme fathoms feet five formed four French give given half harbour head heavy horizon hour island keep known land late less letter Lieut light London Majesty master means miles months nearly night observations obtained officers passage passed persons port position Potato present rain received reef remained remarkable respect river rocks round Royal sail sand seen ship shoal shore side struck Table Bay taken tide town vessel voyage weather whole wind
Página 59 - ... that landed, being very many in number, were notwithstanding broken, slain and taken, and so sent from village to village, coupled in halters to be shipped into England, where her Majesty, of her princely and invincible disposition disdaining to put them to death, and scorning either to retain or entertain them, they were all sent back again to their countries, to witness and recount the worthy achievements of their invincible and dreadful navy, of which the number of soldiers, the fearful burthen...
Página 454 - Since trifles make the sum of human things, And half our misery from our foibles springs ; Since life's best joys consist in peace and ease, And though but few can serve, yet all may please; O let the ungentle spirit learn from hence, A small unkindness is a great offence. To spread large bounties though we wish in vain, Yet all may shun the guilt of giving pain...
Página 59 - Ireland; where, for the sympathy of their religion, hoping to find succour and assistance, a great part of them were crushed against the rocks, and those other that landed, being very many in number, were, notwithstanding, broken, slain, and taken; and so sent from village to village, coupled in halters to be shipped into England, where Her Majesty, of her princely and invincible disposition disdaining to put them to death, and scorning either to...
Página 58 - ... they were not ashamed in the year 1588, when they purposed the invasion of this land, to publish in sundry languages in print great victories in words, which they pleaded to have obtained against this realm, and spread the same in a most false sort over all parts of France, Italy, and elsewhere.
Página 59 - Florentines, and huge hulks of other countries — were by thirty of her Majesty's own ships of war, and a few of our own merchants, by the wise, valiant, and...
Página 414 - Jan. 1 1. [The Queen has been pleased to direct Letters Patent to be passed under the Great Seal of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, granting the dignity of a Baron of the said United Kingdom unto Alfred Tennyson, Esq., and the heirs male of his body lawfully begotten...
Página 59 - With all which so great and terrible an ostentation they did not in all their sailing round about England so much as sink or take one ship, bark, pinnace, or cockboat of ours, or ever burned so much as one sheepcote of this land.
Página 74 - Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Navy be, and he is hereby, authorized to issue his requisitions for advances to disbursing officers and agents of the navy under a "General account of advances...
Página 511 - ... shall be and they are hereby declared to be offences of the same nature respectively, and to be liable to the same punishments respectively, as if they had been committed on the high seas and other places within the jurisdiction of the admiralty of England...