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" We should as soon expect the people of Woolwich to suffer themselves to be fired off upon one of Congreve's ricochet rockets, as trust themselves to the mercy of such a machine going at such a rate. "
The story of the life of George Stephenson, railway engineer. Abridged - Стр. 158
авторы: Samuel Smiles - 1859
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The Journal of Health and Disease, Том 3

1848
...can be more palpably absurd and ridiculous than the following paragraph,'—in which a prospect is held out of locomotives travelling twice as fast as stage coaches. ' We should as soon,' adds the reviewer, ' expect the people of Woolwich to suffer themselves to be fired off upon one of...
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Eliza Cook's journal

Eliza Cook
...Even as lats as 1825, the Quarterly Review, in an article on the proposed Woolwich Hallway, said, " What can be more palpably absurd and ridiculous than...prospect held out of locomotives travelling twice ot fast as stage coaches 1 We should as soon expect the people of Woolwich to I -n ili r themselves...
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Railways -- Past, Present, & Prospective, Том 4

Robert Montgomery Martin - 1849 - Страниц: 82
...instance, can be more palpably absurd and ridiculous in which a prospect is held out of locomotive travelling twice as fast as stage coaches, We should as soon expect the people of Woolwich to suffer themselves to be fired off upon QUARTERLY REVIEW (No. 167) of 1848. " Waggons of coal and heavy...
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Eliza Cook's Journal, Том 1

1849
...as 1825, the Quarterly Reeiew, in an article on the proposed Woolwich Railway, said, " What can he more palpably absurd and ridiculous than the prospect held out of locomotives travelling twice a» fatt as stage coaches ! We should as soon expect the people of Woolwich to suffer themselves to...
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The People's review of literature and politics, ed. by friends of 'order and ...

1850
...What, for instance, can be more palpably absurd and ridiculous than the scheme in which a prospect is held out of locomotives travelling twice as fast as...We should as soon expect the people of Woolwich to suffer themselves to be fired off upon one of Congreve's rockets, as trust themselves to the mercy...
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Lectures Delivered Before the Young Men's Christian Association ..., Том 13

Young Men's Christian Association (London, England) - 1858
...leading Review, referring to a projected railway to Woolwich, said, — " What can be more perfectly absurd and ridiculous than the prospect held out of locomotives travelling twice as fast as stage-coaches ? We should as soon expect the people of Woolwich to suffer themselves to be fired off...
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Collections of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Том 7

1876
...as plain as daylight wherever the spectroscope has penetrated. Said the British Quarterly, in 1825, "What can be more palpably absurd and ridiculous than the prospect held out of locomotives traveling twice as fast as stage-coaches. We would as soon expect people to suffer themselves to be...
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The life of George Stephenson, railway engineer

Samuel Smiles, Robert Stephenson - 1857 - Страниц: 486
...with twice the velocity and with greater safety than ordinary coaches, the reviewer proceeded : — " What can be more palpably absurd and ridiculous than...We should as soon expect the people of Woolwich to suffer themselves to be fired off upon one of Congrevc's ricochet rockets, as trust themselves to the...
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Rome, its ruler [Pius ix.] and its institutions

John Francis Maguire, Pius IX (pope.) - 1857
...its day, is quoted in the Life of George Stephenson, by S. Smiles : — " What (said the reviewer) can be more palpably absurd and ridiculous than the...held out of locomotives travelling twice as fast as stage-coaches ? We should as soon expect the people of Woolwich to suffer themselves to be fired off...
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The Life of George Stephenson: Railway Engineer

Samuel Smiles - 1857 - Страниц: 546
...with twice the velocity and with greater safety than ordinary coaches, the reviewer proceeded : — " What can be more palpably absurd and ridiculous than the prospect held out of locomotives travelling tt.'-itv as fast as stage coaches ! We should as soon erpect the people of Woolwich to suffer themselves...
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