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" The most triumphant death is that of the martyr; the most awful that of the martyred patriot; the most splendid that of the hero in the hour of victory; and if the chariot and the horses of fire had been vouchsafed for Nelson's translation, he could scarcely... "
Tales of the wars; or, Naval and military chronicle - Page 23
1836
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Select Reviews of Literature, and Spirit of the Foreign Magazines, Volume 4

Enos Bronson - Literature, Modern - 1810
...of the hero in the hour of victory; and, if the chariot and the horses of fire had been vouchsafed for Nelson's translation, he could scarcely have departed...name and an example which are at this hour inspiring hundreds of the youth of England; a name which is our pride and example, and an example which will...
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The Life of Nelson, Volume 2

Robert Southey - 1813
...that of the hero in the hour of victory: and if the chariot and the horses of fire had been vouchsafed for Nelson's translation, he could scarcely have departed...name and an example, which are at this hour inspiring hundreds of the youth of England: a name which is our pride, and an example which •will continue...
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The British Plutarch [by T. Mortimer].

Thomas Mortimer - 1816
...that of the martyred patriot; the most splendid, that of the hero expiring in the hour of victory. He has left us, not indeed his mantle of inspiration,...name and an example, which are at this hour inspiring hundreds of the youth of England ; a name, which is pur pride, and an example,* which will continue...
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Time's Telescope for ... ; Or, A Complete Guide to the Almanack

Almanacs, English - 1816
...of the hero in the hour of victory : and if the chariot and the horses of fire had been vouchsafed for Nelson's translation, he could scarcely have departed in a brighter blaze of glory.' The British fleet consisted of twenty-seven sail of the line, and four frigates ; theirs of thirty-three,...
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The Diorama of Life, Or, The Macrocosm and Microcosm Displayed ...

Andrew Wilkie - Anecdotes - 1824 - 365 pages
...of the hero, in the hour of victory ; and, if the chariot and the horses of fire had been vouchsafed for Nelson's translation, he could scarcely have departed...and an example, which are, at this hour, inspiring hundreds of the youth of England ; — a name which is our pride, and an example which will continue...
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The Every-day Book: Or Everlasting Calendar of Popular Amusements, Sports ...

William Hone - Calendars - 1827
...of the hero in the hour of victory : and if the chariot and the horses of fire had been vouchsafed for Nelson's translation, he could scarcely have departed in a brighter blaze of glory .'•• Baked H'ardn,,—M hot ! Who knows what I havo got?" NATI'RA LIST'S CALENDAR. Mean Temperature...
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The United Service Journal and Naval and Military Magazine

Military art and science - 1832
...ambassadors at the neighbouring courts, to guide their conduct by the exploits which he had achieved. He has left us, not indeed his mantle of inspiration,...which will continue to be our shield and our strength ; whilst his last signal will be remembered as long as our language shall endure — " ENGLAND EXPECTS...
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The life of Nelson

Robert Southey - 1830 - 309 pages
...of the hero in the hour of victory : and if the chariot and the horses of fire had been vouchsafed for Nelson's translation, he could scarcely have departed...which will continue to be our shield and our strength. Thus it is that the spirits of the great and the wise continue to live and to act after them ; verifying,...
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Naval discipline ... or, A view of the necessity for passing a law ...

Christopher Biden - 1830
...of England,—a name * The hoisting a broom at the mast-head, signifies that the vessel is for sale. which is our pride, and an example which will continue to be our shield and our strength." On this said 21st of October, I, a British sailor, launch forth my literary bark :—'DISCIPLINE' is...
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A topographical and historical account of the city and county of Norwich [by ...

John Stacy - 1831
...indeed his mantle of inspiration, but a name and an example, which are at this hour inspiring hundreds of the youth of England: a name which is our pride,...an example which will continue to be our shield and ourstrength." A CHRONOLOGY Kemarfcafite «Sfcent0 in AD 446 Norwich supposed, by some, to Lave been...
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