He had gone as a cabin-boy on a sailing ship round the Horn.
It was not the first time that Rainey had been on a ship, a sailing ship, and at sea.
Like the captain of a sailing ship, the eye of the master haymaker must be always watching the horizon to windward.
It's like taking a voyage in a sailing ship, no telling when you'll arrive.
The sides of this submarine valley seem almost vertical cliffs, and herein lies its danger for the sailing ship.
You must go at once and take your passage in a sailing ship for Australia.
The gems, it was shown, were secretly shipped in quantities from Rio, aboard a sailing ship.
But, while the sailing ship was being brought to its highest perfection, it was on the eve of being supplanted altogether.
We took a closer look at the sailing ship before we sent her to the bottom for good.
The funnels, too, being made to shut up like a telescope, a steamer could thus be easily turned into a sailing ship.