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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 dictation lesson and spelling book

James Burton (schoolmaster.) - English language - 1868 - 182 pages
...(vouo vuicum ) o-ceaa ( >*oanos ) sol-i-ta-ry (oius)lb bill-ows (s ) ag-on-y ( agon ) THE SHIPWRECK. There was no light in heaven but a few stars ; The boats put off o'er-crowded with their crews ;2 She gave a heel and then a lurch to port, And, going down head foremost3 — sunk, in short. Then...
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Wiley's Elocution and Oratory: Giving a Thorough Treatise on the Art of ...

Charles A. Wiley - Elocution - 1869 - 444 pages
...1. 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...gave a heel, and then a lurch to port, And going down head-foremost — sunk, in short. 2. Then rose from sea to sky the wild farewell ; Then shrieked the...
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English Literature of Nineteenth Century: On the Plan of the Author's ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1869 - 798 pages
...***** 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...a heel, and then a lurch to port. And, going down head-foremost, — sunk, in short. Then rose from sea to sky the wild farewell I Then shriek'd the...
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The Poetical Works of Lord Byron: Reprinted from the Original Editions, with ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - Fore-edge painting - 1870 - 720 pages
...half-past eight o'clock, booms, hencoops, spars, [loose, And all things, for a chance, had been cast Ac! PTv.. S : 'K y"U thM coun":"a"" У" "" i Of ' " LU. Then rose from sea to sky the wild farewell — Then shriek'd the timid and stood still the braveThen...
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Poems

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1872
...could be, Unless with people who too much have quaff'd, And all things, for a chance, had been cast loose, That still could keep afloat the struggling...o'ercrowded with their crews ; She gave a heel, and thon a lurch to port, And, going down headforemost—sunk, in short. Then rose from sea to sky the...
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Tales of Naval Adventure

Charles Rathbone Low - 1872 - 331 pages
...cast up her stern as if in farewell to us, her late crew and present companions in misfortune, and " She gave a heel, and then a lurch to port, And, going down head-foremost — sunk, in short."* When the rain of falling debris had ceased, the boats * Byron's...
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The Poetical Works of Lord Byron, Volume 7, Part 1

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1873
...all things, for a chance, had been cast loose That still could keep afloat the struggling tars, 32 For yet they strove, although of no great use: There...And, going down head foremost — sunk, in short. M 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 Poetical Works of Lord Byron, Volume 7

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1873
...And all things, for a chance, had boon cast loose That still could keep aQoat the struggling tars, 3i For yet they strove, although of no great use : There...crews ; She gave a heel, and then a lurch to port, Then rose from sea to sky the wild farewell — Then shriek'd the timid, and stood still the brave,...
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all the year round

charles dickens - 1874
...description of the wreck a brief one, since he devotes more than two hundred lines to it, before ending, She gave a heel, and then a lurch to port ; And, going down head foremost — sank, in short. Mr. Gladstone was equally unlucky in saying at a political banquet, " We have been...
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Don Juan. Complete ed., with notes

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1875
...miracle. 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...a heel, and then a lurch to port, And, going down head-foremost — sunk, in short. Then rose from sea to sky the wild farewell — Then shriek'd the...
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