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" Yes, honour calls! — with strength like steel He put the vision by. Let dusky Indians whine and kneel; An English lad must die. And thus, with eyes that would not shrink, With knee to man unbent, Unfaltering on its dreadful brink, To his red grave he... "
Hobson-Jobson: A Glossary of Colloquial Anglo-Indian Words and Phrases, and ... - Page 486
by Sir Henry Yule, Arthur Coke Burnell - 1903 - 1021 pages
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Lyrics of the XIXth century

William James Linton, Richard Henry Stoddard - English poetry - 1883
...would not shrink, With knee to man unbent, Unfaltering on its dreadful brink, To his red grave he went. Vain mightiest fleets of iron framed, Vain those all-shattering...of her sons ! So let his name through Europe ring ! A man of mean estate Who died as firm as Sparta's king, Because his soul was great. ALFRED DOMETT....
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The return of the Guards, and other poems

sir Francis Hastings C. Doyle (2nd bart.) - 1883
...Unfaltering on its dreadful brink, To his red grave he went. Vain, mightiest fleets of iron framed j Vain, those all-shattering guns ; Unless proud England...of her sons. So, let his name through Europe ring — A man of mean estate, Who died, as firm as Sparta's king, Because his soul was great. DEMOSTHENES....
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The Children's Book of Ballads

Mary Wilder Tileston - Children's poetry - 1883 - 289 pages
...would not shrink, With knee to man unbent, Unfaltering on its dreadful brink, To his red grave he went. Vain, mightiest fleets, of iron framed ; Vain, those...England keep, untamed, The strong heart of her sons. 1 The Buffs are an East Kent Regiment. So let his name through Europe ring — A man of mean estate,...
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Poetry for children, selected and arranged with notes by E.A. Helps

Edmund Arthur Helps - 1884
...shrink, With knee to man unbent, 30 Unfaltering on its dreadful brink To his red grave he went. — Vain, mightiest fleets of iron framed ; Vain, those...all-shattering guns ; Unless proud England keep, untamed, 35 The strong heart of her sons ! So, let his name through Europe ring — A man of mean estate Who...
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The boy's book of poetry, selections from Engl. and Amer. authors

Boy - 1884
...then, with eyes that would not shrink, With knee to man unbent, Unfaltering on its dreadful brink, • Vain, mightiest fleets of iron framed ; Vain those all-shattering guns : Unless proud England keep, unstained, The strong hearts of her sons. So, let his name through Europe ring — A man of mean estate,...
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Cassell's Readable readers

Cassell, ltd - 1885
...not shrink, With knee to man unbent, Unfaltering on its dreadful brink, To his red grave he went. 5. Vain, mightiest fleets of iron framed ; Vain, those...of her sons. So, let his name through Europe ring — A man of mean estate, Who died, as firm as Sparta's king, Because his soul was great. SIR FH DOYI.K....
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The American Library of Art, Literature and Song, Volume 6

Literature - 1886
...would not shrink, With knee to man unbent, Unfaltering on its dreadful brink, To his red grave he went. Vain mightiest fleets of iron framed, Vain those all-shattering...of her sons ; So let his name through Europe ring — A man of mean estate Who died as firm as Sparta's king Because his soul was great. Su; FRANCIS...
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Senilia

Sir Francis Hastings Charles Doyle - 1888 - 6 pages
...would not shrink, With knee to man unbent, Unfaltering on its dreadful brink, To his red grave he went. Vain, mightiest fleets of iron framed ; Vain, those...of her sons. So, let his name through Europe ring — A man of mean estate, Who died, as firm as Sparta's king, Because his soul was great. 1 The Buffs,...
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North Country Poets: Poems and Biographies of Natives Or Residents of ...

William Andrews - English poetry - 1888
...would not shrink, With knee to man unbent, Unfaltering on its dreadful brink, To his red grave he went. Vain, mightiest fleets of iron framed ; Vain, those...her sons. So, let his name through Europe ring— A man of mean estate, Who died, as firm as Sparta's king, Because his soul was great. Joseph Skipsey....
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Heroic Ballads: With Poems of War and Patriotism

David Henry Montgomery - American poetry - 1890 - 319 pages
...would not shrink, With knee to man unbent, Unfaltering on its dreadful brink, To his red grave he went. Vain, mightiest fleets, of iron framed ; Vain, those...heart of her sons. So let his name through Europe ring — A man of mean estate, Who died, as firm as Sparta's king,2 Because his soul was great. SIR FRANCIS...
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