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" On what foundation stands the warrior's pride, How just his hopes, let Swedish Charles decide. A frame of adamant, a soul of fire, No dangers fright him, and no labours tire ; O'er love, o'er fear, extends his wide domain... "
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by Samuel Johnson - 1809
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The Poetical Works of Samuel Johnson, L.L.D.: With an Account of the Author ...

Samuel Johnson - 1816 - 140 pages
...decay. On what foundation stands the warrior's pride? How just his hopes, let Swedish Charles decide; A frame of adamant, a soul of fire, No dangers fright...tire; O'er love, o'er fear, extends his wide domain, Unconquered lord of pleasure and of pain; No joys to him pacifick sceptres yield, War sounds the trumph,...
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Plutarch's Lives, Volume 3

Plutarch - Greece - 1816
...warrior's pride, How just his hopes, let Swedish Char'es decide; A frame of adamant, a soul of fire, . Xo dangers fright him, and no labours tire. O'er love,...wide domain, Unconquer'd lord of pleasure and of pain r *fo joys to him pacific sceptres yield ; War sounds the trump, he rushes to the field. Behold surrounding...
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Sequel to the English Reader, Or Elegant Selections in Prose and Poetry ...

Lindley Murray - Authors - 1816 - 286 pages
...flands the warrior's pride, How jult his hopes, let Swedifh Charles decide ; A frame of adamant, a foul of fire, No dangers fright him, and no labours tire;...fear, extends his wide domain, Unconquer'd lord of pleafure and of pain ; No joys to him pacific fceptres yield, War founds the trump, he ru(hes to the...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

Samuel Johnson - English literature - 1816
...text. *On what foundation stands the warrior's pride, How just his hopes, let Swedish Charles decide ; A frame of adamant, a soul of fire, No dangers fright him, and no labours tire; kO'er love, o'er fear, extends his wide domain, Unconquer'd lord of pleasure and of pain ; No joys...
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Elegant Extracts: A Copious Selection of Instructive, Moral, and ...

English poetry - 1817
...decay. On what foundation stands the warrior's pride, How just his hopes let Swedish Charles decide; A frame of adamant, a soul of fire, No dangers fright...pow'rs combine. And one capitulate, and one resign ; [vain ; Peace courts his hand, but spreads her charms in * Think nothing gain'd,' he cries, ' till...
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Plutarch's Lives, tr. by J. and W. Langhorne, Volume 3

Plutarchus - 1819
...:' On what foundation stands the warrior's pride, How just his hopes, let Swedish Charles decide ; A frame of adamant, a soul of fire, No dangers fright...rushes to the field. Behold surrounding kings their power combine, And one capitulate, and one resign. Peace courts his hand, but spreads her charms in...
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Appendix

Thomas Pruen - Creeds - 1820
...commas. On what foundation stands the warrior's pride ? How just his hopes, " Napoleon may" decide ; A frame of adamant, a soul of fire, No dangers fright...pow'rs combine, And one capitulate, and one resign. Place courts his hand, but spreads her charms in vain ;— THINK NOTHING GAINBD, he cries, TILL NOUGHT...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - English literature - 1820
...decay. t On what foundation stands the warrior's pride, How just his hopes, let Swedish Charles decide ; A frame of adamant, a soul of fire, No dangers fright...rushes to the field ; Behold surrounding kings their powers combine, And one capitulate, and one resign ; Peace courts his hand, but spreads her charms...
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The Plain Englishman [ed. by C. Knight and E.H. Locker]., Volume 1

Charles Knight - 1820
...below? On what foundation stands the warrior's pride. How just his hopes let Swedish Charles decide ; A frame of adamant, a soul of fire, No dangers fright him, and no labours tire ; O'er love, o'er fear, extetids his wide domain, Unconquer'd lord of pleasure and of pain ; No joys to him pacific sceptres...
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Poems Divine and Moral: Many of Them Now First Published

John Bowdler - Hymns, English - 1821 - 468 pages
...decay. On what foundation stands the warrior's pride. How just his hopes, let Swedish Charles decide ; A frame of adamant, a soul of fire, No dangers fright...tire ; O'er love, o'er fear, extends his wide domain, Unconquered lord of pleasure and of pain ; IVo joys to him pacific sceptres yield, War sounds the trump,...
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