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" Roll on, thou deep and dark blue Ocean — roll ! Ten thousand fleets sweep over thee in vain; Man marks the earth with ruin — his control Stops with the shore; upon the watery plain The wrecks are all thy deed, nor doth remain A shadow of man's ravage,... "
Selections from the writings of lord Byron, by a clergyman [W. Elwin]. - Page 45
by George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1854
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The American Manual, Or New English Reader: Consisting of Exercises in ...

Moses Severance - 1832 - 312 pages
...vain ; Man marks the earth with ruin — his control Stops with the shore ; — upon the watery plain The wrecks are all thy deed, nor doth remain A shadow...for a moment, like a drop of rain, He sinks into thy depth with bubbling groan, Without a grave, unknell'd, uncoffin'd, and unknown. 3. The armaments which...
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The National Orator;: Consisting of Selections, Adapted for Rhetorical ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1832 - 310 pages
...control Stops with the shore ; — upon the watery plain, The wrecks are all thy deed, nor doth.remain A shadow of man's ravage, save his own, When for a...depths, with bubbling groan, Without a grave, unknell'd, uncoffin'd, and unknown. Thy shores are empires, changed in all save thee — Assyria, Greece, Rome,...
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The Nautical Magazine: A Journal of Papers on Subjects Connected ..., Volume 35

1866 - 728 pages
...vain ; Man marks the earth with ruin, — his control Stops with the shore ; — upon the watery plain The wrecks are all thy deed, nor doth remain A shadow...When, for a moment, like a drop of rain, He sinks into the depths, with bubbling groan, Without a grave, unknell'd, uncoffin'd, and unknown. " His steps are...
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The English Orator: a Selection of Pieces for Reading & Recitation

James Hedderwick - 1833 - 232 pages
...vain; Man marks the earth with ruin — his control Stops with the shore; — upon the watery plain The wrecks are all thy deed, nor doth remain A shadow...depths with bubbling groan, Without a grave, unknell'd, uncoffin'd, and unknown ! His steps are not upon thy paths, — thy fields Are not a spoil for him,...
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Tom Cringle's Log, Volume 2

Michael Scott - 1833 - 400 pages
...vain : Man marks the earth with ruin — his control Stops with tile shore, — upon the watery plain The wrecks are all thy deed, nor doth remain A shadow...drop of rain He sinks into thy depths with bubbling gronn, Without a grave, unknell'd, uucoffin'd, and unknown." Childe Harold. I HAD been invited to breakfast...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 34

1833 - 1056 pages
...watery plain The wrecks are all thy deed, nor doth remain A shadow of man's ravage, save his own, AVhen for a moment, like a drop of rain, He sinks into thy...depths with bubbling groan, Without a grave, unknell'd. uncoffia'd, and unknown." I HAD been invited to breakfast on board the corvette, on the morning after...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 34

1833 - 1032 pages
...murks th.1 earth with ruin— his control Stop* with the shore, — upon the watery plain The wreck* are all thy deed, nor doth remain A shadow of man's ravage, save his own, W hvn for a moment, like a drop of rain, He sinks into thy depths with bubbling groan. Without a grave,...
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Tom Cringle's Log, Volume 1

Michael Scott - 1834 - 702 pages
...vain : Man marks the earth with ruin — his control Stops with the shore, — upon the watery plain The wrecks are all thy deed, nor doth remain A shadow...depths with bubbling groan, Without a grave, unknell'd, uncoffin'd, and unknown." Childe Harold. I HAD been invited to breakfast on board the corvette, on...
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The Southern literary messenger, Volume 15

1849 - 782 pages
...rain ; Han marks the earth with ruin — his control Stops with the shore ; — upon the watery plain The wrecks are all thy deed, nor doth remain A shadow...his own. When, for a moment, like a drop of rain, lie sinks into thy depths with bubbling groan. Without a grave, unknelt'd, uncornn'd and unknown. His...
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An Essay on Elocution: Designed for the Use of Schools and Private Learners

Samuel Kirkham - 1834 - 360 pages
...control' Stops with the shore'; — upon the watery plain' The wrecks are all thy deed', nor dothc remain' A shadow of man's ravage', save his own', When', for a moment',d like a drop of rain', He sinks into thy depths with bubbling groan', Without a grave', unknelled',...
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