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" Once more upon the waters ! yet once more ! And the waves bound beneath me as a steed That knows his rider. Welcome to their roar! Swift be their guidance, wheresoe'er it lead ! Though the... "
Essays and Reviews - Page 292
by Edwin Percy Whipple - 1851
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Tom Cringle's Log, Volume 1

Michael Scott - 1834 - 702 pages
...1 1 'ff ltf PRINTED BY CAS1M1R, 12, RUE DK LA VIEILLB-MONNAIE. LOG. 14 1 am as a weed, Flung £rom the rock on ocean's foam to sail, Where'er the surge may sweep, the tempest's breath prevail." CHILDE HAROLD. PARIS, BAUDRY'S EUROPEAN LIBRARY, RUB DU COQ , NE1H THE LOUVRE. SOLD ALSO BY AHYOT,...
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Wanderings in New South Wales, Batavia, Pedir Coast, Singapore ..., Volume 2

George Bennett - 1834 - 448 pages
...two tropics, and examples rarely occur beyond the forty-second degree in either hemisphere : — " Flung from the rock on ocean's foam to sail, Where'er the surge may sweep, the tempests breath prevail ;" will only now be partly applicable to this weed, as it is tolerably well...
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Narrative of the wreck of the lady Munro, on the desolate island of ...

John McCosh - 1835 - 100 pages
...Though the strained mast should quiver as a reed, And the rent canvass fluttering strew the gale, Still must I on ; for I am as a weed, Flung from the rock...the surge may sweep, the tempest's breath prevail." ON the morning of the 27th of October, we were once more upon the wide ocean, mounting over the waves,...
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Dacre: A Novel

Frances Talbot Parker Countess of Morley - 1835 - 388 pages
...Though the strain'd mast should quiver as a reed, And the rent canvass fluttering strew the gale, Still must I on ; for I am as a weed Flung from the rock...ocean's foam to sail 'Where'er the surge may sweep, the tempests breath prevail. BTBOX. THE eve of Dacre's departure was come, and the duchess invited him...
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The Works of George Byron: With His Letters and Journals, and His Life, Volume 8

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1836 - 356 pages
...as a reed, And the rent canvass fluttering strew the gale, Still must I on ; for I am as a weed, k Flung from the rock, on Ocean's foam, to sail Where'er...the surge may sweep, the tempest's breath prevail. in. In my youth's summer I did sing of One, The wandering outlaw of his own dark mind Again I seize...
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Childe Harold's pilgrimage, a romaunt

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1837 - 352 pages
...the strain'd mast should quiver as a reed, And the rent canvass fluttering strew the gale, 2 Still must I on ; for I am as a weed, Flung from the rock,...to sail Where'er the surge may sweep, the tempest's hreath prevail. in. In my youth's summer I did sing of One, The wandering outlaw of his own dark mind...
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The complete works of lord Byron, repr. from the last London ed ..., Volume 1

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1837 - 480 pages
...strain'd mast should quiver as a reed, And the rent canvass fluttering strew the gale, Still must 1 on ; for I am as a weed, Flung from the rock, on Ocean's...the surge may sweep, the tempest's breath prevail. (1) Some years afterwards. Lord Byron wrote upon a proof-sheet of Marino Fatiero, "Ada, all but the...
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Memoirs of an Aristocrat, and Reminiscences of the Emperor Napoleon

George Home - 1837 - 364 pages
...the strained mast should quiver like a reed, And the rent canvas fluttering strew the gale ; Still must I on, for I am as a weed Flung from the rock,...ocean's foam to sail Where'er the surge may sweep, the tempest breath prevail." The sublime is remarkably fine, if it would always last ; but there is a confounded...
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The complete works of lord Byron, repr. from the last London ed ..., Volume 1

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1837 - 982 pages
...reed, Aöd the rent canvass fluttering strew the gale, Still must 1 on ; for I am as a weed, Floag s, that all survey? Eternal, boundless, undecay'd, A thought u «weep, the tempest's breath prerafl. CO Some vean afterwards, Lord Byron wrote upon a pW-ibeet of...
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Gems of genius; or, Words of the wise: a collection of the most pointed ...

Andrew Steinmetz - 1838 - 360 pages
...deferor hospes. These words of Horace cannot be better translated, than by those of Byron— Still must I on; for I am as a weed Flung from the rock,...ocean's foam to sail Where'er the surge may sweep, or tempest force prevail. 208. The man, who to the end of a long life, has never by intoxication or...
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