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" Albion, and that for two causes : the one in respect of the white banks and cliffs, which lie towards the sea: and the other, because it might have some affinity with our country in name, which sometime was so called. "
The Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques & Discoveries of the English ... - Page 112
by Richard Hakluyt - 1904
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History of the State of Washington

Edmond Stephen Meany - 1909 - 406 pages
...told in the quaint narrative of the time : — "Our Generall called this countrey, Nova Albion, and that for two causes : the one in respect of the white bankes and cliff es, which ly towards the sea : and the other, because it might have some affinitie• with our...
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Voyages and Travels: Ancient and Modern

1910 - 394 pages
...Albion, and that for two causes; the one in respect of the Mole. TO XXXIII (8) white banks and cliffs, which lie towards the sea, and the other, because it might have some affinity with our country in name, which sometime was so called. There is no part of earth here to...
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A History of California and an Extended History of Los Angeles and ..., Volume 1

James Miller Guinn - 1915 - 935 pages
...possession of the country in the name of the English sovereign, Queen Elizabeth. He named it New Albion, "for two causes: the one in respect of the white bankes and cliffes which ly towardes the sea; and the other because it might have some affinitie with our own country in name...
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British Exploits in South America: A History of British Activities in ...

William Henry Koebel - 1917 - 585 pages
...land would seem to be well to the south of that Nova Albio so christened by Drake for two reasons : "The one in respect of the white bankes and cliffes,...our Countrey in name, which sometime was so called." To a student of Drake the importance of this discovery is not to be overestimated. "It thus appears,"...
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British Exploits in South America: A History of British Activities in ...

William Henry Koebel - 1917 - 585 pages
...Albio so christened by Drake for two reasons : "The one in respect of the white bankes and cliff es, which lie towards the sea: and the other, because...our Countrey in name, which sometime was so called." To a student of Drake the importance of this discovery is not to be overestimated. "It thus appears,"...
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British Exploits in South America: A History of British Activities in ...

William Henry Koebel - 1917 - 585 pages
...Albio so christened by Drake for two reasons : "The one in respect of the white bankes and cliff es, which lie towards the sea: and the other, because it might have some affinitie with our Coontrey in name, which sometime was so called." To a student of Drake the importance of this discovery...
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History of San Bernardino and Riverside Counties: With Selected Biography of ...

John Brown, James Boyd - 1922
...accepted the gift and took formal possession of it in the name of Queen Elizabeth. He named it New Albion "for two causes ; the one in respect of the white...other because it might have some affinitie with our own country in name which sometimes was so called." After the necessary repairs to the ship were made,...
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Spanish and Indian Place Names of California: Their Meaning and Their Romance

Nellie Van de Grift Sanchez - 1922 - 454 pages
...good harborow, with a good wind to enter the same. Our General called this country Nova Albion, and that for two causes; — the one in respect of the white bankes and cliff es, which ly toward the sea; and the other that it might have some affinity with our country...
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Origin of Washington Geographic Names

Edmond Stephen Meany - 1923 - 357 pages
...the name of Sir Francis Drake. The record says: "Our Generall called this countrey Nova Albion, and that for two causes : the one in respect of the white bankes and cliffs, which ly towardes the sea, and the other, because it might have some affinitie with our Countrey...
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American History Told by Contemporaries ..., Volume 1

Albert Bushnell Hart - 1897
...winde to enter the same [coast of California]. . . . Our Generall called this Countrey Noua Albion, and that for two causes : the one in respect of the white...towards the sea : and the other, because it might haue some affinitie with our Countrey in name, which sometime was so called. There is no part of earth...
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