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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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The Poetical Works of Thomas Campbell

Thomas Campbell - Dialect poetry, Scottish - 1840 - 343 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 sign of battle flew On the lofty British line : H 2 It was ten of April morn by the chime : As they drifted on their path, There was silence deep...
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Campbell: Including Poland &c

Thomas Campbell - 1841 - 309 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...British line: It was ten of April morn by the chime: Aa they drifted un their path, There was silence deep as death; And the boldest held his breath, For...
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The Poetical Works of Rogers, Campbell, J. Montgomery, Lamb, and Kirke White ...

Samuel Rogers - 1843 - 496 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...their path, There was silence deep as death ; And the baldest held his breath, For a time. — But the might of England flush'd To anticipate the scene ;...
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General Report on Public Instruction in the Bengal Presidency

Education - 1843
...as good as her. 8. Thou art a much greater loser than me by his death. 9. Like Leviathan affloat Lie their bulwarks on the brine ; While the sign of battle flew On the lofty British line: " Hearts of oak !" our captains cried ; when each gun From their adamantine lips Spread a death-shade...
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English poetry, for use in the schools of the Collegiate institution ...

English poetry - 1844
...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...held his breath For a time ! But the might of England flushed To anticipate the scene ; And her van the fleeter rushed O'er the deadly space between. "Hearts...
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Contributions to the Edinburgh Review, Volume 2

Lord Francis Jeffrey Jeffrey - English essays - 1844
...following very short and simple description of the British fleet bearing up to close action: — " As they drifted on their path, There was silence deep...death ! And the boldest held his breath For a time. — " — p. 109. The description of the battle itself (though it begins with a tremendous line) is...
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The Poets and Poetry of England: In the Nineteenth Century

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - Authors, English - 1846 - 504 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...death ; And the boldest held his breath, For a time. Bat the might of England flush'd To anticipate the scene ; And her van the fleeter rush'd O'er the...
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Contributions to the Edinburgh Review

Lord Francis Jeffrey Jeffrey - Edinburgh review (1802) - 1846 - 762 pages
...following very short and simple description of the British fleet bearing op to close action : " Ať they drifted on their path, There was silence deep...death ! And the boldest held his breath For a time. — " — p. 109. The description of the battle itself (though it begins with a tremendous line) is...
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Contributions to the Edinburgh Review by Francis Jeffrey, Volume 2

Lord Francis Jeffrey Jeffrey - 1846
...the following very short and simple description of the British fleet bearing up to close action : — "As they drifted on their path, There was silence deep as death ! And the holdcst held his breath For a time. — " — p. 1 09, The description of the battle itself (though...
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The Metropolitan, Volume 49

English literature - 1847
...harbour, beneath that terrible battery of the " three crowns " where Nelson had been before, when — " There was silence deep as death. And the boldest held his breath For a time." We never carry luggage, as the captain of a Danish cutter found out, after taking the trouble to chace...
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