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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 WORKS OF WILLIAM COWPER HIS LIFE, LETTERS, AND POEMS

1860
...made the vessel heel. And laid her on her side. \ land-breeze shook the shrouds, And she was overset ; Down went the Royal George, With all her crew complete....ran upon no rock. His sword was in its sheath ; His ringers held the pen. When Kempenfelt went down With twice four hundred men. Weigh the vessel up, Once...
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The New York Speaker: A Selection of Pieces Designed for Academic Exercises ...

Warren P. Edgarton - Recitations - 1860 - 502 pages
...-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....fatal leak ; She ran upon no rock. His sword was in his sheath ; His fingers held the pen, When Kempenfelt went down, With twice four hundred men. Weigh...
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English Lyrical Poetry from Its Origins to the Present Time

Edward Bliss Reed - English poetry - 1912 - 616 pages
...pride, pomp and circumstance of the Pindaric odes than these verses, simple as the old ballads : " It was not in the battle, No tempest gave the shock,...fatal leak, She ran upon no rock; His sword was in the sheath, His fingers held the pen, When Kempenfelt went down^ With twice four hundred men."1 Cowper...
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Bells: An Anthology

Mary Jane Howland Taber - Bells - 1912 - 199 pages
...the vessel heel, And laid her on her side. A land breeze shook the shrouds And she was over set — Down went the Royal George, With all her crew complete....for the brave—! Brave 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;...
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Selected Lyrics from Dryden, Collins, Gray, Cowper, and Burns

Charles Swain Thomas - Lyric poetry - 1913 - 89 pages
...made the vessel heel And laid her on her side. A land-breeze shook the shrouds And she was overset; 10 Down went the Royal George, With all her crew complete....Kempenfelt is gone; His last sea-fight is fought, 15 His work of glory done. It was not in the battle; No tempest gave the shock; She sprang no fatal...
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Letters, 1796-1820

Charles Lamb - 1913
...shook the shrouds, And she was over set ; Down went the Royal George, With all her sails 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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The Leading English Poets from Chaucer to Browning

Lucius Hudson Holt - English poetry - 1915 - 918 pages
...the vessel heel, And laid her ou her side. A land-breeze shook the shrouds, And she was overset ; 10 cius Hudson Holt( 20 His sword was in its sheatk ; His fingers held the pen, When Kempenfelt went down With twice four...
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The Children's First [-third] Book of Poetry, Book 3

Emilie Kip Baker - Children's poetry - 1915
...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....shock: She sprang no fatal leak; She ran upon no rock. 94 His fingers held the pen, When Kempenfelt went down, With twice four hundred men. Weigh the vessel...
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English Prose and Verse from Beowulf to Stevenson

Henry Spackman Pancoast - English literature - 1915 - 816 pages
...all her crew complete. Toll for the brave! Brave Kempenfelt is gone; His last sea-fight is fought; и olt and company 20 His sword was in its sheath; His fingers held the pen, When Kempenfelt went down With twice four...
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English Prose and Verse from Beowulf to Stevenson

Henry Spackman Pancoast - English literature - 1915 - 816 pages
...the vessel heel, And laid her on her side. A land-breeze shook the shrouds, And she was overset; 10 Down went the Royal George, With all her crew complete. Toll for the brave! Brave Kempcufelt is gone; His last sea-fight is fought; 15 His work of glory done. It was not in the battle;...
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