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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 Golden Treasury of the Best Songs and Lyrical Poems in the English ...

Francis Turner Palgrave - English poetry - 1861 - 346 pages
...While the sign of battle flew As they drifted on their path It was ten of April morn by the chime : There was silence deep as death ; And the boldest held his breath For a time. O'er the deadly space between. 'Hearts of oak !' our captains cried, when each gun From its adamantine...
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The Bank Parlour, Or, Experiences in the Life of a Late Banker

A. B. Blackie - Banks and banking - 1861 - 366 pages
...general feeling at this moment was almost painfully thrilling. The excitement had reached its acme — " There was silence• deep as death, And the boldest held his breath For a time "— when Mr. Lane, who was now regarded by all as the mystagogue, paused for a minute or two, gave...
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Modern Statesmen, Or Sketches from the Strangers' Gallery of the House of ...

James Ewing Ritchie - Politicians - 1861 - 300 pages
...completely subdued. On more than one occasion, when Mr Bright has risen to speak, has there been " Silence, deep as death, And the boldest held his breath For a time." This was especially apparent a session or two back, during the Indian debates. I never heard more effective...
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Poetry for Repetition

Henry Twells - 1862 - 226 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...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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The Golden Treasury of the Best Songs and Lyrical Poems in the English Language

English poetry - 1863 - 405 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...silence deep as death ; And the boldest held his breath But the might of England flush'd To anticipate the scene ; And her van the fleeter rush'd O'er the...
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Macmillan's Magazine, Volume 7

1863
...hand, By each gun the lighted brand, 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, On the lofty British line. As they drifted on their path, Where was silence deep as death, And the boldest held Ids breath, For...
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Macmillan's Magazine, Volume 7

1863
...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, On the lofty British line. As they drifted on their path, Where was silence deep as death, And the boldest held his breath, For...
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Macmillan's Magazine, Volume 7

1863
...brine, While the sign of battle flew, On the lofty British line. As they drifted on their path, Where was silence deep as death, And the boldest held his breath, For a time." A vigorous cutting and slashing into the breach old Dashwater had broken in the closely interlaced...
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Book of juvenile poetry, selected from the best authors [signed E.D.].

Book - 1864
...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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Choice specimens of English literature, selected and arranged by T.B. Shaw ...

Thomas Budd Shaw, sir William Smith - 1864
...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. — Bnt the might of England flush'd To anticipate the scene ; And her van the fleeter rush'd O'er...
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