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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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Cassell's illustrated readings, Volume 2

Cassell, ltd - 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...use : There was no light in heaven but a few stars, Their boats put off o'ercrowded with their crews ; She gave a heel, and then a lurch to port, And,...
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The Living Age, Volume 128

1876
...meant to illustrate the particular passage,— There was no light in heaven but a few stars ; The buats put off, o'ercrowded with their crews ; She gave a heel, and then a lurch to port, And going down head-foremost — sank, in short. Well, the picture, which was drawn by a competent man, puts in the...
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The Mutiny and Piratical Seizure of H.M.S. Bounty

Sir John Barrow - Bounty Mutiny, 1789 - 1876 - 392 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...
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Poems of Places Oceana 1 V.; England 4; Scotland 3 V: Iceland ..., Volume 31

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1879
...here. 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...light in heaven but a few stars ; The boats put off o'ercrowdcd with their crews ; She gave a heel, and then a lurch to port, And, going down head-foremost,...
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First (Second) poetry book, selected and arranged by C. Geikie, Volume 2

John Cunningham Geikie - 1878
...here. 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...port, And going down head foremost — sunk, in short. Then rose from sea to sky the wild farewell — Then shrieked the timid, and stood still the brave...
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The poetical works of lord Byron

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - Bounty Mutiny, 1789 - 1878 - 836 pages
...LL At half-past eight o'elock, booms, hencoops, spars, And all things, for a chance, had been cast riendship shorL LI L Then rose from sea to sky the wild farewell — Then shriek'd the timid and stood still...
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Appletons' School Readers

William Torrey Harris, Andrew Jackson Rickoff, Mark Bailey - Readers - 1878 - 142 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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Oceanica

English poetry - 1879
...here. 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 shrieked the...
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Moffatt's explanatory readers. Primer 1,2; standard 4-6. [With] Home lesson book

Moffatt and Paige - 1880
...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 timid,...
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The poetical works of lord Byron, ed. with a critical mem. by W. M. Rossetti

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1880
...LI. At half-past eight o'elock, hooms, hencoops, spars. And all things, for a chance, had heen cast ess groves had flown, And made earth, main, and heaven...Unger'd v V lj "D 1880 Ward Lock"1 B hut a few stars ; The hoats put off, o'ercrowded with their crews ; She gave a heel, and then a lurch...
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