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" Nelson and the North Sing the glorious day's renown, When to battle fierce came forth All the might of Denmark's crown, And her arms along the deep proudly shone; By each gun the lighted brand In a bold determined hand, And the Prince of all the land... "
British melodies, extracts from the modern poets [signed J.H.R.]. - Page 96
by British melodies - 1820
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Principles of Elocution: Containing Numerous Rules, Observations, and ...

Thomas Ewing - 1832
...lighted brand In a bold determined hand, And the Prince of all the land Led them on. — Like leviathans afloat, Lay their bulwarks on the brine ; While the sign of battle flew r On the lofty British line ; It was ten of April morn by the chime : As they drifted on their path,...
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Campbell: Including Theodric

Thomas Campbell - 1835 - 221 pages
...brand, In a bold determined hand, And the Prince of all the land Led them on. — n. Like leviathans afloat, Lay their bulwarks on the brine ; While the...death ; And the boldest held his breath, For a time. — m. But the might of England flushed To anticipate the scene ; And her van the fleeter rushed O'er...
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The Poetical Works of Rogers, Campbell, J. Montombery, Lamb, and Kirke White ...

English poetry - 1836 - 444 pages
...lighted brand, In a bold determined hand, And the Prince of all the land Led them on. — Like leviathans afloat, Lay their bulwarks on the brine, While the...flew On the lofty British line : It was ten of April mom by the chime : As they drifted on their path, There was silence deep as death ; And the boldest...
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The Poetical Works of Rogers, Campbell, J. Montombery, Lamb, and Kirke White

Samuel Rogers - English poetry - 1836 - 496 pages
...all the land Led them on. — Like leviathans afloat, Lay their bulwarks on the brine. While the eign of battle flew On the lofty British line : It was ten of April mom by the chime : As tbey drifted on their path, There was silence deep as death ; And die. boldest...
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Campbell

Thomas Campbell - Bookbinding - 1837 - 358 pages
...brand, In a bold determined hand, And the prince of all the land Led them on. — ii. Like leviathans afloat, Lay their bulwarks on the brine ; While the...death ; And the boldest held his breath For a time. — III. But the might of England flush'd To anticipate the scene ; And her van the fleeter rush'd...
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Campbell, Volume 2

Thomas Campbell - 1837 - 306 pages
...lighted brand, In a bold determined hand, And the Prince of all the land Led them on. — Like leviathans afloat, Lay their bulwarks on the brine ; While the...flew On the lofty British line : It was ten of April mom by the chime : As they drifted on their path, There was silence deep as death ; And the boldest...
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Indian Reminiscences: Or, The Bengal Moofussul Miscellany

George Augustus Addison - 1837 - 339 pages
...admirably describes it, when speaking of two hostile fleets approaching each other to engage. He says — " As they drifted on their path, There was silence deep...death, And the boldest held his breath For a time." The ancient Druids, who well knew how to raise the feelings of their votaries to the most exquisite...
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Scenes from the life of Edward Lascelles, gent, Volume 2

Edward Lascelles (fict.name.) - 1837
...CHAPTER III. THE CAPTURE OF THE CAMILLA. It was five of April morn, by the chime : As we drifted on our path, There was silence, deep as death, And the boldest held his breath, For a time. BATTLE OF THE BALTIC. THE repairs of the Hesperus being now nearly completed, Captain Morley began...
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The Poetical Works of Rogers, Campbell, J. Montgomery, Lamb, and Kirke White

Samuel Rogers - English poetry - 1839 - 495 pages
...lighted brand, In a buld determined hand, And the Prince of all the land Led them on. — Like leviathans afloat, Lay their bulwarks on the brine. While the...death ; And the boldest held his breath, For a time. — Bui the might of England flush'd To anticipate the scene ; And her van the fleeter rush'd O'er...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 9

1839
...hurry the less speed) — any more than there was " hurry" in the Fleet approaching the batteries — " As they drifted on their path There was silence deep...death ; And the boldest held his breath For a time." Jeffrey well said, many years ago, that there had been no such prophetic strain as " Lochiel's Warning"...
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