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" Though the strain'd mast should quiver as a reed, And the rent canvas fluttering strew the gale, Still must I on ; for I am as a weed, Flung from the rock, on Ocean's foam, to sail Where'er the surge may sweep, the tempest's breath prevail. "
The Christian observer [afterw.] The Christian observer and advocate - Page 250
1818
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The Critical Review, Or, Annals of Literature

Tobias George Smollett - English literature - 1816
...shores could grieve or glad mine eye. The winds lift up tUeir voices: 1 depart, " Once more upon tlie waters! yet once more! And the waves bound beneath...steed That knows his rider.' Welcome, to their roar! Though the strain'd mast should quiver as a reed, "* """Arid the rent canvas fluttering strew the gale,...
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The Critical Review: Or, Annals of Literature, Volume 4

Tobias George Smollett - English literature - 1816
...contained in the second ctanza of this canto, where Lord Byron dwells on his embarkation from England. " Once more upon the waters ! yet once more ! And the...bound beneath me as a steed That knows his rider." Chapman, in his Kyron's Conspiracy •, (the coincidence of the name is singular), has this comparison...
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The Bibliographical Decameron: Or, Ten Days Pleasant Discourse ..., Volume 3

Thomas Frognall Dibdin - Bibliography - 1817
...thus repeating aloud to the whistling cessarily compelled to be brief. I will however do my utmost. 1 Once more upon the waters, yet once more ! And the...waves bound beneath me as a steed That knows his rider !' Resuming the poetical strain, which seems just now very strangely to have possessed us, '------...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 84

Literary Criticism - 1858
...on the morrow of our leaving Shanghai, saw dear mother ocean clad in her glorious robes of blue ! " Once more upon the waters ! yet once more ! And the waves bound beneath us, as a steed That knows Lis rider." After months — nay, more than a year — pothering about in...
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The Christian Observer, Volume 16

Religion - 1818
...me, and on high The winds lift up their voices: I depart, Whither I know not; but the hour's gone by, When Albion's lessening shores could grieve or glad mine eye. "Once more npon the waters I yet once more! And the waves bound beneath me as a steed That knows his rider. Welcome,...
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The works of ... lord Byron

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1819
...know not; but the hour's gone by, When Albion's lessening shores could grieve or glad mine eye. II. Once more upon the waters! yet once more! And the...wheresoe'er it lead! Though the strain'd mast should quiver as a reed, And the rent canvas fluttering strew the gale, Still must I on; for I am as a wred, Flung...
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The works of lord Byron

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1820
...grieve or glad mine eye. II. Once more upon the waters ! yet once more ! And the waves hound heneath me as a steed That knows his rider. Welcome, to their roar ! Swift he their guidance, wheresoe'er it lead ! Though the strain'd mast should quiver as a reed, And the...
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Lord Byron's Works ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - English poetry - 1821
...know not ; but the hour's gone by, When Albion's lessening shores could grieve or glad mine eye. II. Once more upon the waters ! yet once more ! And the...steed That knows his rider. Welcome, to their roar ! •s. Swift be their guidance, wheresoe'er it lead I Though the strain'd mast should quiver as a...
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The New monthly magazine and universal register. [Continued as ..., Volume 34

...Persai of .4ischylus suggested a celebrated passage in ' Childe Harold :'— ivroy.' — Persic. 71. ' Once more upon the waters, yet once more, And the waves bound beneath me like a steed That knows his lider.' — Canto i. " We might also hint at the far more striking similarity...
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Urania: Taschenbuch auf das jahr 1810-1848

German literature - 1822
...fdf)tt>ell'n bic ЗБозсл, itnb bie SBintt Streben Çeulenb iÇre Stimmen — Unb in bei folgenben Stande: Once more upon the waters! yet once more ! And the...wheresoe'er it lead! Though the strain'd mast should quiver as a reed, And the rent canvas fluttering strew the gale Still must I on. 9lod> Ğinnwí auf bie SBalïer...
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