Eastward, the view down the St. Lawrence towards the Gulf, is the finest of all, scarcely surpassed by anything in the world.
Better that than to fry there like St. Lawrence on his griddle.
Quebec marks the place where the St. Lawrence River suddenly broadens from a river into a tidal gulf of brackish or salt water.
The rock of Quebec is like a lion couchant beside the St. Lawrence.
The geographical information recorded respecting the St. Lawrence and its tributaries is generally vague and confused.
Before morning the Victorian would be running up the St. Lawrence.
This was the first of the plague-smitten ships from Ireland which that year sailed up the St. Lawrence.
Fur traders flocked to the St. Lawrence like birds of passage.
For this purpose he took the route of the deep and rapid St. Lawrence, making his way in bateaux for 130 miles above Montreal.
Montreal is the head of navigation of the St. Lawrence for ocean steamships.