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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 National Magazine, Volume 13

Abel Stevens, James Floy - American essays - 1858
...trust to their bayonets alone, while the English on their part waited until they drew near. " There wat silence deep as death, And the boldest held his breath For a time." When the Americans were within ten rode of the British lines, the word was given by the latter to fire,...
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The United Empire minstrel: a selection of the best national, constitutional ...

William Shannon - Irish poetry - 1852 - 292 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 sign of battle flew O'er the lofty British line, It was ten of April morn by the chime : As they drifted on their path,...
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The Complete Poetical Works of Thomas Campbell: With a Memoir of His Life ...

Thomas Campbell - Ireland - 1853 - 386 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...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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The poetical works of Thomas Campbell

Thomas Campbell - 1853 - 260 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...the chime : As they drifted on their path, There was si'ence deep as death; And the boldest held hts breath, For a time. — in. But the might of England...
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Pen and Pencil, Volume 1

1853
...wind and tide were both dead against him. Of Nelson, then, and his ships, it is that Campbell sings : It was ten of April morn, by the chime ; As they drifted...death, And the boldest held his breath, For a time. And well might the boldest hold his breath ! It was no ordinary foe that British valor had to contend...
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The Book of Eloquence: A Collection of Extracts in Prose and Verse, from the ...

Readers - 1853 - 452 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...lofty British line : It was ten of April morn by the chimo As they drifted on their path, There was silence deep as death ; And the boldest held his breath,...
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Ausfuhrliches theoretisch-praktisches lehrbuch der englischen sprache, Volume 2

G. F. Burckhardt - 1853
...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 I It was ten of April morn by the chimeAs they drifted on their path, There was silence deep as death;...
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The art of questioning; or, A short analysis of the interrogatory methods of ...

William Tanner Young - Questioning - 1853 - 48 pages
...attention, by asking them to tell him a thing that flew through the air with a tail. Certainly—' There was silence deep as death And the boldest held his breath. For a time', till one boy unexpectedly answered 'A comet.' ' Yes, of course', said the monitor, making a reluctant...
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The Complete Poetical Works of Thomas Campbell: With an Original Biography ...

Thomas Campbell - 1854 - 479 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. — in. But the might of England flushed To anticipate the scene ; And her van the fleeter rushed O'er...
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The Complete Poetical Works

George Crabbe - 1854 - 500 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...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 held...
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