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" Lord Nelson has been commanded to spare Denmark, when she no longer resists. The line of defence which covered her shores has struck to the British flag ; but if the firing is continued on the part of Denmark, he must set on fire all the prizes that he... "
The naval history of Great Britain, from the declaration of war by France in ... - Page 73
by William James, Frederick Chamier - 1837
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The Mirror of Taste, and Dramatic Censor, Volume 2

1810
...that he may take possession of his prizes, or he will blow them into the air along with their crews, who have so nobly defended them. The brave Danes are...and should never be the enemies of the English." A negociation ensued which ended in the delivering up of the ships, and an armistice. In this negociation...
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Peerage of England. ...

Arthur Collins, Sir Egerton Brydges - Nobility - 1812
...that he may take possession of his prizes, or he will blow them into the air along with their crews, who have so nobly defended them. The brave Danes are...and should never be the. enemies of the English." The animated fire of the ships continued; and the approach of two additional ships from the division...
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Collins's peerage of England; genealogical, biographical, and ..., Volume 5

Arthur Collins, Sir Egerton Brydges - Nobility - 1812
...that he may take possession of his prizes, or he will blow them into the air along with their crews, who have so nobly defended them. The brave Danes are...brothers, and should never be the enemies of the English." The animated fire of the ships continued! and the approach of two additional ships from the division...
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The Analectic Magazine, Volume 2

1813
...open a negotiation, and, retiring into the stern gallery, he " wrote thus to tire crown prince : ' Viceadmiral Lord Nelson has been commanded to spare...never be the enemies, of the English.' A wafer was given to him; but he ordered a candle to be brought from the cockpit, and sealed the letter with wax,...
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Analectic Magazine: Comprising Original Reviews, Biography, Analytical ...

1813
...on the part of Denmark, h innct ti,ct on fire all the prizes that he has taken, without having She power of saving the men who have so nobly defended...never be the enemies, of the English.' A wafer was given to him; but he ordered a candle to be brought from the cockpit, and sealed the letter with wax,...
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The Analectic Magazine, to which is Added, an Appendix of Official ..., Volume 2

Washington Irving - 1813
...continued on the part of Denmark, he must set on fire all the prizes that he has taken, without having ihe power of saving the men who have so nobly defended...never be the enemies, of the English.' A wafer was given to him; but he ordered) candle to be brought from the cockpit, and sealed the letter witk wax,...
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History of the French revolution, and of the wars resulting from that ...

John James M'Gregor - 1821
...if the firing is continued on the part of Denmark, he must set on fire all the prizes that have been taken, without having the power of saving the men...brothers, and should never be the enemies of the English." The fire of the British ships a-head, and the approach of two ships from Sir Hyde Parker's division,...
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The life of Nelson

Robert Southey - 1830 - 309 pages
...signally displayed than now, he retired into the stern-gallery, and wrote thus to the Crown Prince : " Vice-Admiral Lord Nelson has been commanded to spare...never be the enemies, of the . English." A wafer was given him ; but he ordered a candle to be brought from the cockpit, and sealed the letter with wax,...
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The Penny Cyclopaedia of the Society for the Diffussion of Useful ..., Volume 16

1840
...on fire all the prizes he has taken, with out having the power of saving the men who have so nobl; defended them. The brave Danes are the brothers, and should never be the enemies of the English.' The Britisl killed and mortally wounded were 359 ; and the woundec 850. The Danish loss was estimated...
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history of europe during the french revolution

archibald alison - 1835
...flag ; but if the firing is continued on the part of j Denmark, he must set fire to all the prizes he has taken, without having the power of saving the...never be the enemies of the English." A wafer was brought him ; he ordered a candle from the cockpit, and sealed the letter deliberately with wax. "...
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