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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 Home Book of Verse, American and English, 1580-1918, Volume 2

Burton Egbert Stevenson - American poetry - 1918 - 4009 pages
...lighted brand, In a bold determined hand, And the Prince of all the land Led them on. Like leviathans thousand aves told, For aye unsought-for slept amongst...and when you want me, sound upon the bugle horn. flushed To anticipate the scene; And her van the fleeter rushed O'er the deadly space between. " Hearts...
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Missouri's Hall of Fame: Lives of Eminent Missourians

Floyd Calvin Shoemaker - Missouri - 1918 - 269 pages
...business. If there is to be any of it here, it had better be attended to before the speaking begins.' "There was silence deep as death; and the boldest held his breath for a time. "He then proceeded with his speech, but had not been going more than five minutes until a man of gigantic...
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FAMILIAR QUOTATIONS

JOHN BARTLETT - 1919
...Shall yet terrilu; burn, Till danger's troubled night depart, And the star of peace return. yiiej. There was silence deep as death. And the boldest held his breath For 81 time. Battle if the BaltU. The combat deepens. On, ye brave, "Who rush to glory or the grave ! "Wave,...
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Statue of Abraham Lincoln: Hearings ... on H.R. 11079, 11443, Etc. April 2, 1920

United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Library - 1920 - 52 pages
...witnessed such a scene of solemnity and grief as I never saw before and hope never to see again — There was silence deep as death, And the boldest held his breath. as if it were almost sacrilege to interrupt the solemn stillness about thiit dieing couch. " The stern...
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Statue of Abraham Lincoln: Hearings Before the Committee on the Library ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Library - Lincoln Statue (Washington, D.C. : Court House) - 1920 - 52 pages
...witnessed such a scene of solemnity and grief as I never saw before and hope never to see again — There was silence deep as death, And the boldest held his breath. as if it were almost sacrilege to interrupt the solemn stillness about that tlieing conch. " The stern...
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Centennial History of Missouri: (the Center State) One Hundred ..., Volume 1

Walter Barlow Stevens - Missouri - 1921
...begins." "That calm but pregnant exordium has perhaps no counterpart in the entire range of oratory. " 'There was silence deep as death ; And the boldest held his breath For a time.' "He then proceeded with his speech, but had not been going more than five minutes until a man of gigantic...
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A Book of British and American Verse

Henry Van Dyke, Hardin Craig, Asa Don Dickinson - American poetry - 1922 - 1908 pages
...brand, In a bold determined hand, And the Prince of all the land Led them on.— 9 Like leviathans afloat, Lay their bulwarks on the brine ; While the...breath For a time. — '' But the might of England flush 'd To anticipate the scene ; And her van the fleeter rush'd O'er the deadly space between. "...
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The Modern Student's Book of English Literature

Harry Morgan Ayres - English literature - 1924 - 898 pages
...lighted brand In a bold determin'd hand, And the Prince of all the land Led them on. Like leviathans ail in truth, And in thy wisdom make me wise. m O...fellowship, O Priestess in the vaults of Death, O flushed To anticipate the scene, And her van the fleeter rushed O'er the deadly space between — "Hearts...
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Come Hither: A Collection of Rhymes and Poems for the Young of All Ages

Walter De la Mare - American poetry - 1923 - 696 pages
...— as Thomas Campbell (who was then twenty-four), in his wellknown poem tells: . . . Like leviathans afloat Lay their bulwarks on the brine; While the...death ; And the boldest held his breath, For a time. . . . So accustomed, indeed, are we mere landsmen to the exploits of the Navy on the High Seas that...
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The Original Rhythmical Grammar of the English Language

James Chapman - Elocution - 1976
...lighted brand, In a bold determined hand, And the Prince of the land l>ed them on.— 2. Like Leviathans afloat, Lay their bulwarks on the brine ; While the...was ten of April morn by the chime As they drifted ou their path ; There was silence deep as death, And the boldest held his breath, For a time. — o...
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