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" Wilt thou upon the high and giddy mast Seal up the ship-boy's eyes, and rock his brains In cradle of the rude imperious surge, And in the visitation of the winds, Who take the ruffian billows by the top, Curling their monstrous heads, and hanging them... "
The plays of Shakspere, carefully revised [by J.O.] with a selection of engr ... - Page 1039
by William Shakespeare - 1853
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Tom Cringle's Log, Volume 1

Michael Scott - Slave trade - 1834 - 521 pages
...was far into the secrets of a pork-pie. CHAPTER n. THE CRUISE OF THE TORCH. Sleep, gentle sleep — Wilt thou, upon the high and giddy mast, Seal up the...Curling their monstrous heads, and hanging them With dcaf'ning clamours in the slippery clouds, That, with the hurly, death itself awakes — Canst thou,...
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Tom Cringle's Log

Michael Scott - Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815 - 1835 - 432 pages
...was far into the secrets of a pork- pie. CHAPTER II. THE CRUISE OF THE TORCH. Sleep, gentle sleepWilt thou, upon the high and giddy mast, Seal up the ship-boy's...Curling their monstrous heads, and hanging them With deaf'ning clamours in the slippery clouds, That, with the hurly, death itself awakes — Canst thou,...
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Four Years in Great Britain, Volume 1

Calvin Colton - Great Britain - 1836 - 359 pages
...found him snoring aloud, as an accompaniment of the winds ! "Sleep ! gentle sleep ! Wilt thou upon a high and giddy mast Seal up the shipboy's eyes, and...clouds, That, with the hurly, death itself awakes ? Canst thou, O partial sleep, give thy repose To the wet seaooy in an hour so rude ; And in the calmest...
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The Young Lady's Book of Elegant Poetry: Comprising Selections from the ...

Author of The young man's own book - American poetry - 1836 - 320 pages
...the vile, In loathsome beds ; and Icav'st the kingly couch, A watch-case, or a common Inrum-bell ? Wilt thou upon the high and giddy mast, Seal up the...Curling their monstrous heads, and hanging them With deaf 'ning clamours in the slippery clouds, That, with the hurly, death itself awakes? Canst thou,...
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The Poetical Works of William Falconer

William Falconer, John Mitford - 1836 - 236 pages
...the third, whence this liue is taken, is always deeply impressed nn a seaman's mind : " Wilt them, upon the high and giddy mast, Seal up the ship-boy's...top Curling their monstrous heads, and hanging them \Vitli deaf'ning clamours in the slippery shrouds, That with the hurly, death itself awakes? Canst...
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The Young men's magazine, Volumes 1-2

British and foreign young men's society - 1837
...slumber ; Than in the perfum'd chambers of the great, Under the canopies of costly state, And lull'd with sounds of sweetest melody ? 0 thou dull god,...Curling their monstrous heads, and hanging them With deafning clamours in the slippery clouds, That, with the hurly,* death itself awakes ? Can'st thou,...
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The Holy Bible: Containing the Old and New Testaments, the Text ..., Volume 2

Adam Clarke - Bible - 1837
...common 'larüm bell ? Wilt thou upon the high and giddy mast Seal up- the ship-boy's eyes, and rock hia brains In cradle of the rude imperious surge ; And...clouds, That, with the hurly, death itself awakes ? Canst thou, О partial sleep ! give thy repose To the wet sea-boy, in an hour so rude ; And, in the...
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The wisdom and genius of Shakspeare: comprising moral philosophy ...

William Shakespeare - 1838
...chambers of the great, Under the canopies of costly state, And lull'd with sounds of sweetest melody? O thou dull god, why liest thou with the vile In loathsome...Curling their monstrous heads, and hanging them With deaf'ning clamours on the slippery clouds, That, -with the hurly," death itself awakes ? Canst thou,...
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The poetic reciter; or, Beauties of the British poets: adapted for reading ...

Henry Marlen - 1838
...with the vile In loathsome beds, and leavest the kingly couch, A watch-case to a common larum-bell ? Wilt thou, upon the high and giddy mast, Seal up the...hanging them With deafening clamours in the slippery shrouds, That with the hurly Death itself awakes : Canst thou, O partial Sleep ! give thy repose To...
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The Moral and Intellectual School Book: Containing Instructions for Reading ...

William Martin - Readers - 1838 - 348 pages
...dull god, why liest thou with the vile In loathsome beds, and leav'st the kingly couch A watch-case to a common 'larum bell ? Wilt thou upon the high and...Curling their monstrous heads, and hanging them With deaf 'ning clamours in the slippery shrouds, That with the hurly death itself awakes — Can'st thou,...
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