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" Toll for the brave ! Brave Kempenfelt is gone ; His last sea-fight is fought, His work of glory done. It was not in the battle ; No tempest gave the shock ; She sprang no fatal leak ; She ran upon no rock. "
Drinking-songs. Miscellaneous songs. Ancient ballads - Page 216
1819
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The Modern British Essayists: Jeffrey, Francis. Contributions to the ...

English essays - 1852
...on the unfortunate loss of the Royal •ge, of which the following stanzas may в as a specimen. " Toll for the brave! Brave Kempenfelt is gone ; His...; She sprang no fatal leak ; She ran upon no rock. " Hie sword was in its sheath ; His fingers held the pen, When Kempenlelt went down, With twice four...
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The Ladies' Repository, Volume 12

1852
...A land breeze shook the shronds, And the was overset; Down went the Royal George, With all her orew complete. Toll for the brave! Brave Kempenfelt is...not in the battle; No tempest gave the shock; She sprung upon no fatal leak; She ran upon no rock. His sword was in its sheath; His fingers held the...
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The Lost Steamer: A History of the Amazon ...

Amazon ship - 1852 - 248 pages
...high in air. The work of destruction was done. Eighty-one souls had perished. The Kent was no more ! ' It was not in the battle, No tempest gave the shock, She sprang no fatal leak, She run upon no rock.' On the 3rd of March the brig was within sight of ' the Stilly lights.' And running...
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Second collection of instructive extracts: no.vi of a new series of school-books

Scottish school-book assoc - 1852
...sunk beneath the wave, fast by their native shore. Toll for the brave ! brave Kempcnfeldt is gona; His last sea-fight is fought; his work of glory done. It was not in the battle ; no temptst gave the shock j She sprang no fatal leak; she ran upon no rock. His sword was in its sheath,...
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The Modern British Essayists: Jeffrey, Francis. Contributions to the ...

English essays - 1852
...specimen. " Toll for the brave! Brave Kempenfell is gone ; His last seafight is fought ; His work ol f Lady Hesketh, who nobly took upon herself the task of superintending this melanc iatal leak ; She ran upon no rock. " His sword was in its sheath ; His fingers held the pen, When KempenlŽlt...
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The World of Waters, Or, A Peaceful Progress O'er the Unpathed Sea

Fanny Osborne - Electronic book - 1852 - 363 pages
...the vessel heel, And laid her on her side. " ' A land breeze shook the shrouds, And she was overset ; Down went the Royal George, With all her crew complete. '"Toll for the brave! Brave Kempenfeldt is gone ; His last sea-fight is fought : His work of glory done. " ' It was not in the...
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Poems: With a Biographical and Critical Introduction, Volume 2

William Cowper - English poetry - 1852 - 447 pages
...made the vessel heel, And laid her on her side. A land hreeze shook the shrouds, And she was overset; Down went the Royal George, With all her crew complete. Toll for the hrave ! Brave Kempenfelt is gone; His last sea-fight is fought ; His work of glory done. It was not...
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Poems, by William Cowper, Esq: Together with His Posthumous Poetry, and a ...

William Cowper - 1853 - 785 pages
...made the vessel heel, And laid her on her side. A land breeze shook the shrouds, And she was overset ; Down went the Royal George, With all her crew complete....Kempenfelt is gone ; His last sea-fight is fought ; THE LOSS OF THE ROYAL GEORGE. 113 .t was not in the battle ; No tempest gave the shock ; She sprang...
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Select specimens of English prose [ed.] by E. Hughes

Edward Hughes - 1853
...made the vessel heel, And laid her on her side. A land breeze shook the shrouds, And she was overset ; Down went the Royal George With all her crew complete....for the brave ! Brave Kempenfelt is gone, His last sea fight is fought, His work of glory done. It was not in the battle, No tempest gave the shock ;...
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The Old Sea Captain

Old Humphrey - Seafaring life - 1799 - 324 pages
...made the vessel heel, And laid her on her side. A land breeze shook the shrouds, And she was overset ; Down went the Royal George, With all her crew complete....for the brave ! Brave Kempenfelt is gone ; His last sea fight is fought, His work of glory done. It was not in the battle, No tempest gave the shock ;...
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