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The Poetical Works of William Falconer: Collated with the Best Editions - Page 48
by William Falconer, Thomas Park - 1809 - 134 pages
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The Shipwreck

William Falconer - Scottish poetry - 1802 - 166 pages
...relies on form. But the sage master this advice declines, With whom ARION in opinion joins. — 295 The watchful seaman whose sagacious eye On sure experience may with truth rely, Ver. 282. The courses are generally understood to be the main-sail, fore-sail, and mizen, which are...
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The Shipwreck

William Falconer - English poetry - 1802 - 167 pages
...had conn'd, Still to the hostile fury of the wind 290 Releas'd the sheet, and kept the tack confm'd ; To long-tried practice obstinately warm, He doubts conviction, and relies on form. But the sage master this advice declines, With whom ARION in opinion joins. — 295 The watchful seaman...
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The Shipwreck: A Poem in Three Cantos

William Falconer - English poetry - 1803 - 165 pages
...conn'd, Still to the hostile fury of the wind 290 Releas'd the sheet, and kept the tack confin'd ; To long-tried practice obstinately warm, He doubts conviction, and relies on form. But the sage master this advice declines, With whom ARION in opinion joins. — 295 The watchful seaman...
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The Shipwreck: A Poem

William Falconer, James Stanier Clarke - Shipwrecks - 1804 - 220 pages
...But here the doubtful Officers dispute, Till skill, and judgment, prejudice confute : For RODMOND, to new methods still a foe, Would first, at all events,...may with truth rely, " Who from the reigning Cause forete Is th' Effect, " This barbarous practice ever will reject ; " For, fluttering loose in air,...
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The shipwreck: a poem

William Falconer, James Stanier Clarke - Scottish poetry - 1806 - 215 pages
...But here the doubtful Officers dispute, Till skill, and judgment, prejudice confute : For RODMOND, to new methods still a foe, Would first, at all events,...sure experience may with truth rely, " Who from the rcigning^Cause foretels th Effect, '' This barbarous practice ever will reject; " For, Jluttering loose...
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The shipwreck, with life by R. Carruthers, illustr. by B. Foster

William Falconer - 1868
...: But here the doubtful officers dispute,t Till skill and judgment prejudice confute : For Rodmond to new methods still a foe, Would first, at all events,...sagacious eye On sure experience may with truth rely, * The courses are generally understood to be the main-sail, fore-sail, and mizzen, which are the largest...
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The Shipwreck: A Poem

William Falconer - English poetry - 1808 - 175 pages
...But here the doubtful Officers dispute, Till skill, and judgment, prejudice confute : For RODMOND, to new methods still a foe, Would first, at all events,...doubts conviction, and relies on form. This ALBERT and AEION disapprove, And first to brail the tack up firmly move : " The watchful Seaman, whose sagacious...
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The muses' bower, embellished with the beauties of English poetry, Volume 2

English poetry - 1809
...and relies on form : But the sage master this advice declines ; With whom Arion in opinion joins. ' The watchful seaman, whose sagacious eye On sure experience may with truth rely, Who from the reigning cause foretells th' effect, This barbarous practice ever will reject : For, fluttering loose in air, the...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including ..., Volume 14

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810
...command: But here the doubtful officers dispute, Till skill and judgment prejudice confute: For Kodmond, to new methods still a foe, Would first, at all events,..." The watchful seaman, whose sagacious eye On sure e.ll)crie?icc matf with truth rely, Whufrom the reigning catue foretell th' effect. This bark'roiu...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper;: Mallet, Akenside ...

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810
...command . Hut here the doubtful officers dispute, Till skill and judgment prejudice confute: For Kodmond, to new methods still a foe, Would first, at all events,...And first to brail the tack up firmly move: " The icatchfal seaman, u-hwe sagacious rye On sure experience may with truth rely, И hn from the reigning...
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