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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... "
The Poetical Works of Rogers, Campbell, J. Montgomery, Lamb, and Kirke White - Page 149
by Samuel Rogers - 1839 - 495 pages
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The Port Folio, Volume 2

Philadelphia (Pa.) - 1809
...than the following very short and simple description of the British fleet bearing up to close action. As they drifted on their path, There was silence deep...death ; And the boldest held his breath, For a time . The description of the battle itself (though it begins with a tremendous line) is in the same spirit...
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Gertrude of Wyoming: A Pennsylvanian Tale. And Other Poems

Thomas Campbell - Wyoming Massacre, 1778 - 1809 - 134 pages
...gun the lighted brand, In a bold determined hand, And the Prince of all the land Led them on. — ii. Like leviathans afloat, Lay their bulwarks on the...death ; And the boldest held his breath, For a time. — in. But the might of England flush'd To anticipate the scene ; And her van the fleeter rush'd O'er...
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Poems in Two Volumes: Containing Gertrude of Wyoming and ..., Volumes 1-2

Thomas Campbell - Wyoming Valley (Pa.) - 1810
...gun the lighted brand, In a bold determined hand, And the Prince of all the land Led them on.— IL Like leviathans afloat, Lay their bulwarks on the...death ; And the boldest held his breath, For a time. — III. But the might of England flush'd To anticipate the scene ; And her van the fleeter rush'd...
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Gertrude of Wyoming, and Other Poems

Thomas Campbell - 1810 - 252 pages
...gun the lighted brand, In a bold detennin'd hand, And the Prince of all the land Led them on.— IL leviathans afloat, Lay their bulwarks on the brine;...; And the boldest held his breath, For a time.— III. But the might of England flush'd To anticipate the scene; And her van the fleetef rush'd O'er...
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Poetical selections, consisting of the most approved pieces of our best ...

Poetical selections - 1811 - 300 pages
...crown ; And her arms along the deep proudly shone, ~Ry each gun the lighted brand, In bold determin'd hand ; And the Prince of all the land Led them on....afloat, Lay their bulwarks on the brine; While the sis;n of battle flew On the lofty British line. It was Ten of April morn by the chime, As they drifted...
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Gertrude of Wyoming: And Other Poems, Volume 2

Thomas Campbell - Wyoming Valley (Pa.) - 1814 - 250 pages
...gun the lighted brand, In a bold determin'd hand, And the Prince of all the land Led them on.— II. Like leviathans afloat, Lay their bulwarks on the...death ; And the boldest held his breath, For a time. — III. But the might of England flush'd To anticipate the scene ; And her van the fleeter rush'd...
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Poems, from the Danish. Selected and Illustrated with Historical Notes

Andreas Andersen Feldborg - Danish poetry - 1815 - 174 pages
...ships in all the sublimity and terror, of which the poet has given so impressive a description. " At they drifted on their path, There was silence deep...death ; And the boldest held his breath For a time V , . The battle commenced at five minutes after ten, when the Provesteen opened her fire on the Edgar....
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Gertrude of Wyoming, and other poems

Thomas Campbell - Wyoming Valley (Pa.) - 1819 - 160 pages
...crown, And her arms along the deep proudly shone ; By each gun the lighted brand, In a bold determin'd hand, And the Prince of all the land Led them on.-...death ; And the boldest held his breath, For a time. — in. But the might of England flush'd To anticipate the scene ; And her van the fleeter rush'd „...
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Principles of Elocution: Containing Numerous Rules, Observations, and ...

Thomas Ewing - Elocution - 1819 - 436 pages
...a bold determined hand, And the Prince of all the land Led them on. — Like leviathans afloat, Lav their bulwarks on the brine ; While the sign of battle...death ; And the boldest held his breath For a time. — But the might of England flush'd To anticipate the scene ; And her van the fleeter rush'd O'er...
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British melodies, extracts from the modern poets [signed J.H.R.].

British melodies - 1820
...brand, In a bold determin'd hand, And the Prince of all the land l<ed them on. — Like leviathan's afloat, Lay their bulwarks on the brine ; While the...death ; And the boldest held his breath, For a time. — But the might of England flush'd To anticipate the scene ; And her van the fleeter rush'd O'er...
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