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" Roll on, thou deep and dark, blue Ocean, roll! Ten thousand fleets sweep over thee in vain; Lord Byron. Man marks the earth with ruin; his control Stops with the shore : upon the watery plain The wrecks are all thy deed, nor doth remain A shadow of man's... "
Southern Quarterly Review - Page 112
edited by - 1845
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Tait's Edinburgh Magazine

William Tait, Christian Isobel Johnstone - 1852
...it aa "oracular ocean!" in a stanza so far falling short of that magnificent one beginning Roll on, thou deep and dark blue ocean, roll ! Ten thousand fleets sweep over thee in vain, that we will spare the author the pain of seeing them in juxta-position. The dreamy vision in...
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Night Thoughts on Life, Death, and Immortality

Edward Young, James Robert Boyd - 1852 - 516 pages
...contains a beautiful apostrophe to the Ocean, reminding us of the finest strains of Lord Byron : Roll on, thou deep and dark -blue ocean — roll ! Ten thousand fleets sweep over thco In vain. Man marks the earth with ruin — his control Stops with the shore ; upon the watery...
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Tait's Edinburgh magazine, Volume 19

1852
...as "oracular ocean !" in a stanza so far falling short of that magnificent one beginning— Koll on, thou deep and dark blue ocean, roll ! Ten thousand fleets sweep over thce in vain, that we will враге the author the pain of seeing them in jnxta-position. The dreamy...
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The forget me not: a selection of simple songs

Forget-me-not - 1853 - 118 pages
...before, To mingle with the universe, and feel What I can ne'er express, yet cannot all conceal. Roll on, thou deep and dark blue ocean, roll'. Ten thousand...sweep over thee in vain ; Man marks the earth with ruin—his control The wrecks are all % deed, nor doth remain A shadow of man's image, save his own,...
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The Baptist children's magazine (ed. by J.F. Winks).

Joseph Foulkes Winks - 1853
...interesting to her, and she repeated, with lively sensations, that verse of the noble poet : — " Roll on, thou deep and dark blue ocean — roll ! Ten thousand fleets sweep over thee in vain ; Man murks the earth with ruin — his control Stops with the shore ; upon the watery plain The wrecks are...
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McGuffey's Newly Revised Eclectic Fourth Reader: Containing Elegant Extracts ...

William Holmes McGuffey - Elocution - 1853 - 336 pages
...mingle with the universe and feel ^" What I can ne'er express, yet can not all conceal!^ 2. Roll on, thou deep and dark blue ocean, roll ^ Ten thousand fleets sweep over thee in v& Man marks the earth with ruin, his +ccntri8** -^ J' Stops with the shore : upon the watery p!erv....
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The Works of Lord Byron: In Verse and Prose. Including His Letters, Journals ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1853 - 946 pages
...mingle with the Universe, and feel What I can ne'er express, yet cannot all conceal CLXXIX. Roll on, thou deep and dark blue ocean — roll ! Ten thousand fleets sweep over ihee in vain ; Man marks the earth with ruin— his control Stops with the shore ; — upon the watory...
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North American First Class Reader: The Sixth Book of Tower's Series for ...

David Bates Tower, Cornelius Walker - Elocution - 1854 - 426 pages
...— Are but the solemn decorations all Of the great tomb of man." Grandeur. Fastness. 75. " Roll on, thou deep and dark blue ocean, roll ! Ten thousand fleets sweep over thee in vain." 76. " Thou glorious mirror, where the Almighty's form Glasses itself in tempests ; in all time,...
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The Works of Lord Byron: Embracing His Suppressed Poems, and a Sketch of His ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1854 - 1071 pages
...mingle with the Universe, and feel What I can ne'er express, yet cannot all conceal. CLXXIX. Roll on, ce Christ a ɧ thec in vain ; Man marks the earth with ruin — his control S'ops with the shore ;— upon the watery...
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The modern reader and speaker

David Charles Bell - 1856
...employed, because a tendency to make the ornamental imitation general destroys its beauty. Rott on, thou deep and dark blue ocean ! — roll! Ten, thousand fleets sweep over thee, in vain. True ease in writing comes from art, not chance, As those move easiest who have learned to dance....
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