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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 History of Thucydides, Volume 2

Thucydides - Greece - 1829
...attempt, almost as daring a one as some of Swedish Charles's, of whom our British Juvenal has sung : " A frame of adamant, a soul of fire, No dangers fright him, and no labours tire." To persons whose safety he put to such imminent hazard he was bound in justice to give some account...
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The history of Thucydides, newly tr. and illustr. with annotations ..., Volume 2

Thucydides - 1829
...attempt, almost as daring a one as some of Swedish Charles's, of whom our British Juvenal has sung : " A frame of adamant, a soul of fire, No dangers fright him, and no labours tire." To persons whose safety he put to such imminent hazard lie was bound in justice to give sonic account...
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Chambers's Cyclopædia of English Literature: A History ..., Volumes 3-4

Robert Chambers - Authors, American - 1830
...decay. On what foundation stands the warrior's pride, How just hie hopes, let Swedish Charles decide ; t it was the finest sight to me. considering their...that ever 1 did see in all my life. But, above all. M XJuconquered lord of pleasure and of pain. No joys to him pacific sceptres yield. War sounds the trump,...
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Southennan. ...: In Two Volumes, Volume 1

John Galt - Fiction - 1830
...was seen re-mounted coming back at the gallop, in evident alarm and consternation. CHAPTER IV. V " A frame of adamant, a soul of fire, No dangers fright him, and no labours tire." JOHNSON. IN the mean time Southennan and Father Jerome, taking no heed of their attendants, were making...
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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of the Rev. Andrew Fuller

John Webster Morris - Baptists - 1830 - 320 pages
...strength, and possessed, according to his own expressive phrase, " a large portion of being," — " A frame of adamant, a soul of fire, No dangers fright him, and no labours tire." In person, lie was above the middle stature, tall, stout, and muscular ; his sombre aspect impressive...
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A Grammar of Elocution: Containing the Principles of the Arts of Reading and ...

Jonathan Barber - Elocution - 1830 - 344 pages
...highly, that wouldst thou holUy. They next reef'd the top-sails. If I quench thee thou flaming Minister. A. frame of adamant — a soul of fire. No dangers fright him and no labors tire. He laughs at me. Thou look'st from thy throne in the clouds, and laugh'st at the storm....
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The British Satirist: Comprising the Best Satires of the Most Celebrated ...

Satire, English - 1831 - 388 pages
...stands the warrior's pride, How just his hopes let Swedish Charles decide ; A frame of adamant, a souiof fire, No dangers fright him, and no labours tire;...pow'rs combine, And one capitulate, and one resign; / Ver. 133—140. t Ver. M7— 167. And all be mine beneath the polar sky." The march begins in military...
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Sacred Poetry: Consisting of Selections from the Works of the Most Admired ...

Henry Stebbing - Religious poetry, English - 1832 - 402 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...rushes to the field ; Behold surrounding kings their powers combine, And one capitulate, and one resign; Peace courts his hand, but spreads her charms in...
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The Cambridge Book of Poetry and Song: Selected from English and American ...

Charlotte Fiske Bates Rogé - American poetry - 1832 - 882 pages
...dangers fright him, and no labors tire; O'er love, o'er fear, extends his wide domain, Unconquered lord of pleasure and of pain. No joys to him pacific...rushes to the field ; Behold surrounding kings their powers combine, And one capitulate, and one resign; Peace courts his hand, but spreads her charms in...
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Sacred poetry: consisting of selections from the works of the most admired ...

Henry Stebbing - Religious poetry, English - 1832 - 496 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 him, and no lahours tire ; O'er love, o'er fear, extends his wide domain, Unconquer'd lord of pleasure and of pain;...
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