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" He guides the unhappy victim to the shroud : " Hie thee aloft, my gallant friend ! " he cries ; " Thy only succour on the mast relies." The helm, bereft of half its vital force, Now scarce subdued the wild unbridled course : Quick to the abandon'd wheel... "
The Poetical Works of William Falconer: Collated with the Best Editions - Page 91
by William Falconer, Thomas Park - 1809 - 134 pages
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including ..., Volume 14

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810
...Thf helm, bereft of half its vital force, Now scarce subdu'd the wild unbridled course ; Quick to th' abandon'd wheel Arion came The ship's tempestuous...reclaim : The vessel, while the dread event draws nigh, V -ms more impatient o'er the waves to fly ; Fate spurs her on ! — Thus, issuing from afar, Advances...
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Mallet, Akenside, Gray, Lyttelton, Moore, Cawthorne, Churchill, Falconer ...

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810
...unbridled course ; Quick to th' abandon'd wheel Arion came The ship's tempestuous sallies to reclaim : Tlie vessel, while the dread event draws nigh, Seems more impatient o'er the waves to fly ; Fate spurs heron ! — Thus, issuing from afar, Advances to the Sun some blazing star, And, as it feels attraction's...
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Poetical narratives, epistles, and humourous pieces, selected from the most ...

Poetical narratives - English poetry - 1810 - 304 pages
...Hie thee aloft, my gallant friend ! he cries ; Thy only succour on tfte mast relies ! The helm bereft of half its vital force, Now scarce subdued the wild unbridled course. Quick to th' abandon'd wheel Arion came, The ship's tempestuous sallies to reclaim : Amazed he saw her, o'er...
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The Shipwreck: A Poem

William Falconer, James Stanier Clarke - Poets, English - 1811 - 215 pages
...bereft of half its vital force, Now scarce subdued the wild unbridled course; Quick to th' abandoned wheel ARION came, The Ship's tempestuous sallies to...more impatient o'er the waves to fly ; Fate spurs her on!—Thus, issuing from afar, Advances to the Sun some blazing Star, And, as it feels Attraction's...
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Spirit of the English Magazines, Volume 14

1824
...and then thus served, they would not be so wanton as they are.' " (Lit. Gaz.) GREENWICH HOSPITAL. " The vessel while the dread event draws nigh Seems more impatient o'er the waves to ily — Fate (pars her on— * Fo/wntr'j HY, Sir, sailors that know the construction of a ship, how...
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The shipwreck (embellished with engr. from the designs of R. Westall).

William Falconer - 1822
...thee aloft, iny gallant friend!" he cries: " Thy only succour on the mast relies." The helm, bereft of half its vital force, Now scarce subdued the wild...more impatient o'er the waves to fly ; Fate spurs her on!—Thus, issuing from afary Advances to the sun some blazing star, And, as it feels Attraction's...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

British poets - Classical poetry - 1822
...thee aloft, my gallant friend !" he cries ; ' Thy only succour on the mast relies.' The helm, bereft of half its vital force, Now scarce subdued the wild...reclaim : The vessel, while the dread event draws nighy Seems more impatient o'er the waves to fly ; Fate spurs her on ! — Thus, issuing from afar,...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

British poets - Classical poetry - 1822
...thee aloft, my gallant friend I" he cries ; ' Thy only succour on the mast relies.' The helm, bereft of half its vital force, Now scarce subdued the wild unbridled course j Quick to the' abandon'd wheel Arion came, The ship's tempestuous sallies to reclaim: The vessel,...
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The Poems of James Grahame, John Logan, and William Falconer: With Lives of ...

James Grahame - 1823 - 332 pages
...of day, With rash and impious hand, the stripling tried The immortal coursers of the sun to guide. The vessel, while the dread event draws nigh, Seems...Thus, issuing from afar, Advances to the sun some hlazing star ; And, as it feels the attraction's kindling force, Springs onward with accelerated course....
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The Poetical Works of John Milton ...

John Milton - 1824 - 131 pages
...thee aloft, my gallant friend I" be criĞ ; " Thy only succour on tie mast relies !" The helm, bereft of half its vital force. Now scarce subdued the wild unbridled course : Sick to th' ahandon'd wheel Arion came, e ship's tempestuous sallies to reclaim. Amazed he saw her,...
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