Articles Tagués: Erich Pontoppidan

55. Erich Pontoppidan

« I am very far from defining to relate or establish marvellous things, merely to excite the admiration of the reader. On the contrary I hope endeavoured to rectify the erroneous idea which many even among the learned have for want

55. Erich Pontoppidan

« I am very far from defining to relate or establish marvellous things, merely to excite the admiration of the reader. On the contrary I hope endeavoured to rectify the erroneous idea which many even among the learned have for want

Jonas Ramus * Pontoppidan

Of the situation of the amazing moskoestrom we have the following account from Mr Jonas Ramus, « The mountain of Helseggen, in Lofoden, hes a league from the island Ver, adn betwixt thse two, runs that large and dreadful stream called

Jonas Ramus * Pontoppidan

Of the situation of the amazing moskoestrom we have the following account from Mr Jonas Ramus, « The mountain of Helseggen, in Lofoden, hes a league from the island Ver, adn betwixt thse two, runs that large and dreadful stream called

Jonas Ramus in Poe

“Between Lofoden and Moskoe,” he says, “the depth of the water is between thirty-six and forty fathoms; but on the other side, toward Ver (Vurrgh) this depth decreases so as not to afford a convenient passage for a vessel, without

Jonas Ramus in Poe

“Between Lofoden and Moskoe,” he says, “the depth of the water is between thirty-six and forty fathoms; but on the other side, toward Ver (Vurrgh) this depth decreases so as not to afford a convenient passage for a vessel, without