Поиск Картинки Карты Play YouTube Новости Почта Диск Ещё »
Войти
Книги Книги 51 - 60 из 101 по запросу Suppose, now, one of these engines to be going along a railroad at the rate of nine....
" Suppose, now, one of these engines to be going along a railroad at the rate of nine or ten miles an hour, and that a cow were to stray upon the line and get in the way of the engine ; would not that, think you, be a very awkward circumstance ? "  "
The Critical Essays of a Country Parson - Стр. 261
авторы: Andrew Kennedy Hutchison Boyd - 1867 - Страниц: 370
Полный просмотр - Подробнее о книге

Great Englishmen, short lives

Dorothea Beale - 1881
...Commons to Stephenson, " Suppose now, one of these engines to be going along the railroad at the rate of ten miles an hour, and that a cow were to stray upon...and get in the way of the engine ; would not that be very awkward ? " "Yes," replied Stephenson, in his broad dialect, with a twinkle of his eye, "very...
Полный просмотр - Подробнее о книге

The Stephenson Centenary: Containing the Proceedings of the Day, the ...

Newcastle upon Tyne (England) - 1881 - Страниц: 118
...to be going along a railroad at the rate of nine or ten miles an hour, aud that a cow were to etray upon the line and get in the way of the engine, would...not that, think you, be a very awkward circumstance ?" Authorities differ slightly as to the exact answer of the witness. One writer makes him dryly say,...
Полный просмотр - Подробнее о книге

The Three Americas Railway: An International and Intercontinental Enterprise ...

Hinton Rowan Helper - 1881 - Страниц: 473
...pressed him a little closer, asking, " Suppose, now, one of these engines to be going at the rate of nine or ten miles an hour, and that a cow were to stray on the line and get in the way, would not that be a very awkward circumstance ?" " Yes," replied Stephenson,...
Полный просмотр - Подробнее о книге

Great Movements, and Those who Achieved Them, Том 20

Henry James Nicoll - 1882 - Страниц: 487
...committee that Stephenson, when asked, " Suppose, now, one of your engines to be going at the rate of nine or ten miles an hour, and that a cow were to...line, and get in the way of the engine, would not that be a very awkward circumstance?" replied, "Yes, very awkward — for the coo." In the course of the...
Полный просмотр - Подробнее о книге

Building the Nation: Events in the History of the United States from ..., Том 3

Charles Carleton Coffin - 1882 - Страниц: 485
...Congreve's rockets as to trust themselves to the mercy of such a machine going at such a rate." " If a cow were to stray upon the line and get in the way of the engine, would not that be a very awkward circumstance ?" asked a member of Parliament of George Stcphenson. " Yes, very awkward...
Полный просмотр - Подробнее о книге

The world at home, a new ser. of geographical readers. 6 standards. [With ...

Nelson Thomas and sons, ltd - 1883
..." Well," asked one, " suppose now one of those engines to be going along a railroad at the rate of nine or ten miles an hour, and that a cow were to...you, be a very awkward circumstance ?" — "Yes," answered Stephenson, with a droll twinkle in his eye ; " very awkward indeed — for the coo ! " 7....
Полный просмотр - Подробнее о книге

The Monthly Chronicle of North-country Lore and Legend, Том 2

1888
...honourable member said, "Suppose, now, one of these engines to be going along a railroad at the rate of nine or ten miles an hour, and that a cow were to...be a very awkward circumstance ?" " Yes," replied Stepheuson, " varry aakward— for the coo ! " The bill was withdrawn, but shortly after a second application...
Полный просмотр - Подробнее о книге

Natural Causation: An Essay in Four Parts

Constance E. Plumptre - 1888 - Страниц: 198
...was this question* : " Suppose, now, one of these engines to be going along a railroad at the rate of nine or ten miles an hour, and that a cow were to...not that, think you, be a very awkward circumstance r " To this question the witness, not wanting in that sense of humour that belongs more generally to...
Полный просмотр - Подробнее о книге

The Co-operative Traveler Abroad

Edward Owen Greening - 1888 - Страниц: 257
...may as well finish it. " Suppose," said an anxious agricultural member of Parliament, — " suppose a cow were to stray upon the line and get in the way of one of your engines going at that dreadful speed — would not that be awkward ? " " Varry — awkward,"...
Полный просмотр - Подробнее о книге

The Railway Agent and Station Agent: A Monthly Magazine Devoted ..., Объемы 9-10

1889
..." Suppose, now, one of these engines to be going along a railroad at nine or ten miles an hour, and a cow were to stray upon the line and get in the way...Stephenson, with a twinkle in his eye, " very awkward for the coo." The honorable member changed the line of examination. (It happened to be an MP who got...
Полный просмотр - Подробнее о книге




  1. Моя библиотека
  2. Справка
  3. Расширенный поиск книг
  4. Скачать EPUB
  5. Скачать PDF