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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 Poetical Works of William Cowper, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1853
...made the veflel heel, And laid her on her fide. A land breeze fhook the fhrouds, And fhe was overfet ; Down went the Royal George, With all her crew complete....Toll for the brave ! Brave Kempenfelt is gone ; His laft fea-fight is fought ; It was not in the battle ; No tempeft gave the fhock ; She fprang no fatal...
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Poems

William Cowper - 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. Toll for the brave ! Brave Kenjpenfclt is gone : His last sea-fight is fought ; His work of glory done ╗t was not in the battle...
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the warriors of our wooden walls and teir victories

J. Bradshawe Walker - 1853
...expressed in the ballad tone of Cowper's immortal lines, written for all who had a heart to feel. ' It was not in the battle, No tempest gave the shock, She sprang 110 fatal kak, She ran upon no rock. When Kempenfelt went down With twice four hundred men ! His sword...
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THE COMPLETE POETICAL WORKS OF WILLIAM COWPER

REV. H. STEBBING - 1854
...Royal George* With all her crew complete* 808 MINOR POEMS. Toll for the brave ! Brave Keiupenft'lt is gone ; His last sea-fight is fought; His work of...no fatal leak; She ran upon no rock. His sword was hi its sheath ; His fingers held the pen, When Kenipenfelt went down With twice four hundred men. Weigh...
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The Works of William Cowper, Volume 6

William Cowper - 1854
...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....last sea-fight is fought ; His work of glory done. ON THE LOSS OF THE BOTAL GEOEGE. 233 It was not in the battle ; No tempest gave the shock ; She sprang...
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The General Baptist repository, and Missionary observer [afterw.] The ...

1854
...perished. My earliest recollections of this calamitous event are associated with Cowper's lines, " It was not in the battle; No tempest gave the shock...She ran upon no rock. His sword was in its sheath; Ilia finders held the pen ; When Kempenfelt went down With twice four hundred mea." It is s singularly...
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The Works of William Cowper: Comprising His Poems, Correspondence ..., Volume 6

William Cowper, Robert Southey - 1854
...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 ; It was not in the battle ; No tempest gave the shock ; She sprang no fatal leak ; She rau upon no...
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POEMS, BY WILLIAM COWPER, ESQ

JOHN JOHNSON - 1854
...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 A was not in the battle ; No tempest gave the shock ; She sprang...
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The Poetical Works of William Cowper, Volume 2

William Cowper, George Gilfillan - Poetry - 1854
...shook the shrouds, And she was overset ; Down went the Royal George, With all her crew complete. 4 Toll for the brave ! Brave Kempenfelt is gone ; His...last sea-fight is fought ; His work of glory done. 5 It was not in the battle ; No tempest gave the shock ; She sprang no fatal leak ; She ran upon no...
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Noetes AmbrosianŠ, Volume 5

John Wilson, John Gibson Lockhart, James Hogg - 1854
...ringing with the doleful changes of your eternal toll, toll, toll 1 Tickler. Tol de rol — (sings.) "Toll for the brave! Brave Kempenfelt is gone ! His last sea-fight is fought, His race of glory run !"* Mullion. Well, if you mean Mr. North, you will at least allow that " When Kempenfelt...
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