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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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Noctes Ambrosianae, Volume 5

John Wilson, James Hogg, John Gibson Lockhart - Blackwood's Edinburgh magazine - 1854
...ringing with the doleful changes of your eternal toll, toll, toll ? 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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Contributions to the Edinburgh Review, Volume 6

Lord Francis Jeffrey Jeffrey - 1854 - 750 pages
...specimen. " Toll for the brave ! Brave Kempenfclt is gone ; Hi* last seafight is fought ; His work ot glory done. " It was not in the battle ; No tempest gave the shuck ; She sprang no fatal leak ; She ran upon no rock. " His sword was in its sheath ; His fingers...
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Lectures on English Literature: From Chaucer to Tennyson

Henry Reed - English literature - 1855 - 387 pages
...made the vessel keel, 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....fatal leak; She ran upon no rock. His sword was in the sheath ; His fingers held the pen, When Kemponfelt went down With twice four hundred men. Weigh...
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LECTURES ON ENGLISH LITERATURE, FROM CHAURER TO TENNYSON

HENRY REED - 1855
...made the vessel keel, 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....fatal leak; She ran upon no rock. His sword was in the sheath ; His fingers held the pen, When Kempenfelt went down Weigh the vessel up, Once dreaded...
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Poems, Volumes 1-3

William Cowper - 1855
...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....last sea-fight is fought ; His work of glory done L A. was not in the battle ; No tempest gave the shock ; She sprang no fatal leak ; She ran upon no...
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Lectures on English literature, from Chaucer to Tennyson

Henry Reed - 1855 - 411 pages
...made the vessel keel, 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 Kemponfelt is gone; His last sea-fight is fought, His work of glory done. It was not in the battle;...
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The Popular Educator, Volume 6

1855
...vessel heel, And laid her on her side. " A land breeze shook the shrouds, And she was overset: Down wept the Royal George, With all her crew complete. Toll for the brave! Brave Kcmpenfelt is gone ; His last sea-fight is fought, His work of glory done. It was not in the battle...
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The Complete Poetical Works of William Cowper, Esq: Including the Hymns and ...

William Cowper, Henry Stebbing - English poetry - 1852 - 687 pages
...side. A land breeze shook the shrouds, And she was overset; Down went tho Royal George, With all hor crew complete. Toll for the brave ! Brave Kempenfelt...fatal leak; She ran upon no rock. His sword was in ita sheath ; His fingers held the pen, When Kempenfelt went down With twice four hundred men. Weigh...
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Contributions to the Edinburgh Review

Lord Francis Jeffrey Jeffrey - English essays - 1856 - 762 pages
...struck with I on the unfortunate loss of the Royal ' which the following stanzas may a specimen. 1 Toll for the brave ! Brave Kempenfelt is gone ; His last seafight is fought ; His work of glory • 'It was not in the battle ; upest gave the shock ; She sprang no iatal leak ; She ran upon no rock....
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Select specimens of English poetry

Edward Hughes - 1856
...the vessel heel,2 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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