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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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The Ladies' Reader: Designed for the Use of Ladies' Schools and Family ...

John William Stanhope Hows - Readers - 1860 - 425 pages
...latter method. Immensity, Sublimity — are expressed by a prolongation and swell of the voice. Boll on, thou deep and dark blue ocean, roll, Ten thousand fleets sweep over thee in vain. Motion and sound, in all their modifications, are, in descriptive reading, more or less imitated....
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Moral and Religious Quotations from the Poets: Topically Arranged ...

Quotations - 1861 - 338 pages
...more! Too faithful mirror! how dost thou reflect The melancholy face of human life! YOUNO. Roll on, thou deep and dark blue ocean, roll! Ten thousand...sweep over thee in vain: Man marks the earth with ruin—his control Stops with the shore; upon the watery plain The wrecks are all thy deed, nor doth...
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Testimonies to the Most High, drawn from the books of nature and revelation ...

Testimonies - 1861
...always a favourite theme with the muses. The following is a well-known poet's address: — " Roll on, thou deep and dark blue ocean, roll ! Ten thousand fleets sweep over thee in vain. Thou glorious mirror ! where the Almighty's form Glasses itself in tempests, — through all...
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The Fifth Reader of the School and Family Series

Marcius Willson - Bible stories - 1861 - 538 pages
...the water would be turbid, and shell-fish would be destroyed. LESSON XVIIL— OCEAN WAVES. ROLL on, thou deep and dark blue ocean — roll ! Ten thousand fleets sweep over thec in vain ; Man marks the earth with ruin— his control Stops with the shore; upon the watery plain...
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The National Fifth Reader: Containing a Treatise on Elocution, Exercises in ...

Richard Green Parker, James Madison Watson - Readers (Elementary) - 1863 - 600 pages
...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 vain : Man marks the earth wifli ruin — his control Stops with the shore : — upon the watery plain The wrecks are all thy...
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The visitor's hand-book to Redcar, Coatham, and Saltburn-by-the-sea

George Markham Tweddell - 1863
...landscape is the broad blue sea, tempting us to throw np our hats, and exclaim with BYRON : — " Roll on, thou deep and dark blue ocean roll ! Ten thousand fleets sweep over thee in vain." or with BAERY CORNWALL : — " The sea ! the sea ! the open sea ! The blue, the fresh, the ever...
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Works, Volume 27

James Fenimore Cooper - 1864
...just as frank and sincere as that he bestowed on Captain Daggett himself CHAPTER IX. "Roll on, tbou deep and dark blue ocean — roll* Ten thousand fleets...sweep over thee in vain; Man marks the earth with ruiti — his control Stops with the shore ; — upon the watery plain The wrecks are all thy deeds,...
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London society, Volume 8

1865
...intrudes By the deep tea, and music in it» roar ; I love nut man the less, but Nature more. Roll on thou deep and dark blue ocean, roll, Ten thousand fleets sweep over thee in vain ; Man marks the ear ill with him ; his control Stops with the short'— upon the watery plain The wredu are all thy...
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London Society, Volume 8

English literature - 1865
...music in its roar; I love not man the lеsa, but Nature more. Roll on tbou deep and dark blue oceim, roll, Ten thousand fleets sweep over thee in vain ; Man marks the earih with him ; his control Stops with tbe shore — upon the watery phia The wrecks are alt ihy deed...
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Class-book of English poetry

English poetry - 1866 - 348 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 fleets sweep over thee in vain ! . [trol Man marks the earth with ruin, his conStops with the shore; upon the watery plain The...
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