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" At half-past eight o'clock, booms, hencoops, spars, And all things, for a chance, had been cast loose, That still could keep afloat the struggling tars, For yet they strove, although of no great use : There was no light in heaven but a few stars, The... "
Lord Byron's Works - Page 137
by George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1821
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The complete works of lord Byron with a biogr. and critical ..., Volumes 1-2

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1825
...LI. At half-past eight o'clock, booms, hencoops, spars, And all things, for a chance, had been cast loose, That still could keep afloat the struggling...heel, and then a lurch to port, And going down head foremost—sunk, in short. LII. Then rose from sea to sky the wild farewell, Then shriek'd the timid,...
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The elementary elocutionist: a selection of pieces in prose and verse, by J ...

John White (A.M.) - 1826
...hysterical: At half-past eight o'clock, booms, hencoops, spars, And all things, for a chance, had been cast loose, That still could keep afloat the struggling...tars, For yet they strove, although of no great use: She gave a heel, and then a lurch to port, There was no light in heaven but a few stars, The boats...
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The Works of Lord Byron: Complete in One Volume

George Gordon NoŽl Byron - 1826 - 776 pages
...miracle. At half -past eight o'clock, booms, hen-coops, spars, And all things, for a chance, had been cast loo.se. That still could keep afloat the struggling...tars, For yet they strove, although of no great use: Tberewas no light in heaven but a fewstars; The boats put off o'ercrowded with their crews ; She gare...
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The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of ..., Volume 11, Part 1

Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
...half-past eight o'clock, booms, hen-eoort, Ľpara, And all thiugv, for a chance, had been cast looje, That still could keep afloat the struggling tars, For yet they strove, although of no great use. Byron. Dan Juan. HEM. See PHASIANUS. HEN, GUINEA. See NUMIDA. HEN AND CHICKENS ISLES, a cluster of...
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The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of ..., Volume 13, Part 1

Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
...shrewd, with pointed ears And tail cropped short, half lurcher ana half cur, His dog attends him. Cowper. There was no light in heaven but a few stars, The boats put off o'crcrowded with their crews ; She gave a heel, and then a lurch to port, And going down head foremost...
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The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science ..., Volume 11

Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
...booms, Acn-coop, span. And all things, for a chance, had been cast loose. That still could keep atioat the struggling tars. For yet they strove, although of no great use. Byron. Don Juan. HEN. See PHASIANUS. HEN, GIIXF.A. .See Nt MIDA. HTN AKD CHICKENS ISLES, a cluster...
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The Log Book, Or, Nautical Miscellany

Old Sailor - Naval biography - 1830 - 498 pages
...use : There wai no light in heaven bat a few stars ; The boat! put off o'ercrowded with their crewi; She gave a heel, and then a lurch to port. And going down head foremost, sunk ill short. Then rose from tea to iky the wild farewell, Then thriek'd the timid, aud stood Mill the...
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The Eventful History of the Mutiny and Piratical Seizure of H. M. S. Bounty ...

Sir John Barrow - Bounty Mutiny, 1789 - 1831 - 356 pages
...catastrophe ! He might have been a spectator of the Pandora, at the moment of her foundering, when She gave a heel, and then a lurch to port, And, going down head foremost — sunk Then rose from sea to sky the wild farewell ! Then shriek'd the timid and stood still the brave ; Then...
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The Complete Works of Lord Byron: Including His Suppressed Poems ..., Volume 4

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1832
...LI. At half-past eight o'clock, booms, hen-coops, spars, And all things, for a chance, had been cast loose, That still could keep afloat the struggling...And, going down head foremost — sunk, in short. LII. Then rose from sea to sky the wild farewell, Then shriek'd the timid, and stood still the brave...
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A Description of Pitcairn's Island and Its Inhabitants: With an Authentic ...

Sir John Barrow - Bounty Mutiny, 1789 - 1832 - 303 pages
...final catastrophe ! He might have been a spectator of the Pandora at the moment of her foundering, when She gave a heel, and then a lurch to port, And, going down head foremost— sunk Then rose from sea to sky the wild farewell ! Tben slmck'd the timid and stood still the breve ; Then...
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