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" Nelson's surpassing genius, that it scarcely seemed to receive any addition from the most signal victory that ever was achieved upon the seas. And the destruction of this mighty fleet, by which all the maritime schemes of France were totally frustrated,... "
Tales of the wars; or, Naval and military chronicle - Page 21
1836
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Southey's Life of Nelson

Robert Southey - 1890 - 376 pages
...achieved upon the seas : and the destruction of this mighty fleet, by which all the maritime schemes of France were totally frustrated, hardly appeared...for, while Nelson was living, to watch the combined squad30 rons of the enemy, we felt ourselves as secure as now, when they were no longer in existence....
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Life of Nelson

Robert Southey - 1892 - 376 pages
...achieved upon the seas : and the destruction of this mighty fleet, by which all the maritime schemes of France were totally frustrated, hardly appeared...for, while Nelson was living, to watch the combined squad30 rons of the enemy, we felt ourselves as secure as now, when they were no longer in existence....
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The Royal Readers

Thomas Nelson Publishers - Books and reading - 1893
...was 'achieved upon the seas. The destruction of this mighty fleet, by which all the maritime schemes of France were totally 'frustrated, hardly appeared...to our security or strength ; for while Nelson was alive to watch the combined squadrons of the enemy, we felt ourselves aa secure as now when they were...
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The Popular Elocutionist and Reciter

Joseph Edwards Carpenter - Readers - 1894 - 564 pages
...achieved upon the seas ; and the destruction of this mighty fleet, by which all the maritime schemes of France were totally frustrated, hardly appeared...reason to suppose^ from the appearances upon opening his body, that in the course of nature he might have attained, like his father, to a good old age....
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The Heart of Oak Books, Book 4

Kate Stephens, Charles Eliot Norton, George Henry Browne - Literature - 1895
...achieved upon the seas; and the destruction of this mighty fleet, by which all the maritime schemes of France were totally frustrated, hardly appeared...secure as now, when they were no longer in existence. He cannot be said to have fallen prematurely whose work was done, nor ought he to be lamented who died...
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The Life of Nelson

Robert Southey - Admirals - 1895 - 304 pages
...achieved upon the seas; and the destruction of this mighty fleet, by which all the maritime schemes of France were totally frustrated, hardly appeared...enemy we felt ourselves as secure as now, when they are no longer in existence. There was reason to suppose, from the appearances upon opening the body,...
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The Life of Nelson

Robert Southey - Admirals - 1896 - 159 pages
...achieved upon the seas ; and the destruction of this mighty fleet, by which all the maritime schemes of France were totally frustrated, hardly appeared...secure as now, when they were no longer in existence. " Nelson's funeral was one of great magnificence. The Scots Greys led the procession, other regiments...
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Robert Southey's Life of Nelson

Robert Southey - Admirals - 1896 - 302 pages
...achieved upon the seas: and the destruction of this mighty fleet, by which all the maritime schemes of France were totally frustrated, hardly appeared to add to our security or strength; for, 1 Coleridge says (in The Friend), when he went to Naples, numbers stopped and shook him by the hand,...
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Robert Southey's Life of Nelson

Robert Southey - Admirals - 1896 - 302 pages
...achieved upon the seas: and the destruction of this mighty fleet, by which all the maritime schemes of France were totally frustrated, hardly appeared to add to our security or strength; for, 1 Coleridge says (in The Friend), when he went to Naples, num. bers stopped and shook him by the hand,...
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The Life of Horatio, Lord Nelson

Robert Southey - Admirals - 1896 - 356 pages
...achieved i upon the seas ; and the destruction of this mighty fleet, by which all the maritime schemes of France were totally frustrated, hardly appeared...in existence. There was reason to suppose from the The most appearances upon opening the body, that, in the splendid COurse of nature, he might have attained,...
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