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  • After a visit to the Mauritius, then a Dutch possession, Tasman bore away to the south-east, and on the 24th of November sighted the western coast of the land which he named Van Diemen's Land, in honour of the governor under whose directions he was acting.
  • Behind them soldiers and officers bore a large, dark-faced icon with an embossed metal cover.
  • Her favorite sonata bore her into a most intimately poetic world and the look she felt upon her made that world still more poetic.
  • This office did not become hereditary, however, and his descendants bore simply the title of counts of Scheyern until about 1116, when the emperor Henry V.
  • The Russian troops were passing through Moscow from two o'clock at night till two in the afternoon and bore away with them the wounded and the last of the inhabitants who were leaving.
 

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