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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 492
by Sir Henry Yule, Arthur Coke Burnell - 1903 - 1021 pages
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Macmillan's Magazine, Volume 3

David Masson, Sir George Grove, John Morley, Mowbray Morris - 1861
...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...firm as Sparta's king, Because his soul was great. fl.fi. HORSE-BREAKING IX THE .NINETEENTH CENTURY. SINCE the day when to man was given dominion over...
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How We Got Into Pekin: A Narrative of the Campaign in China of 1860

Robert James Leslie M'Ghee - China - 1862 - 368 pages
...dreadful brink To his red grave he went. Vain mightiest fleets of iron framed, Vain those all-shatt'ring guns ; Unless proud England keep untamed The strong...firm as Sparta's king, Because his soul was great. CHINESE DOCUMENTS. A number of documents of some interest were found at the quarters of the Tartar...
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How We Got Into Pekin: A Narrative of the Campaign in China of 1860

Robert James Leslie M'Ghee - China - 1862 - 368 pages
...went. Vain mightiest fleets of irun framed, Vain these all-shatt'ring <;uns ; Unless proud Kngl.ind keep untamed The strong heart of her sons. So let...Who died as firm as Sparta's king, Because his soul wss great. CHINESE DOCUMENTS. A number of documents of some interest were found at the qnarters of...
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Chambers's narrative series of standard reading books, Book 6

Chambers W. and R., ltd - 1863
...mightiest fleet of iron framed— Vain those all-shattering guns, Unless proud England keep unstained The strong heart of her sons. So let his name through...firm as Sparta's king, Because his soul was great. * The Buffs, or West Kent Regiment. MULY MOLUC. When Don Sebastian, king of Portugal, invaded the territories...
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The return of the Guards, and other poems

Francis Hastings C. Doyle (sir, 2nd bart.) - History - 1866
...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...firm as Sparta's king, Because his soul was great. LADY AGNES. This story is quoted by Mr. Ferrier in his '' Theory of Apparitions, from Barton's "Anatomy...
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A household book of English poetry, selected with notes by R.C. Trench

Richard Chenevix Trench (abp. of Dublin) - 1868
...not 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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A Household Book of English Poetry

Richard Chenevix Trench - English poetry - 1870 - 438 pages
...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...firm as Sparta's king, Because his soul was great. 40 Sir Francis Hastings Doyle. CCLXXVII OiV A PICTURE BY TURNER. See how the small concentrate fiery...
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A Household Book of English Poetry

Richard Chenevix Trench - English poetry - 1870 - 438 pages
...not 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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A Familiar History of the British Army, from the Earliest Restoration in ...

Joachim Hayward Stocqueler - Great Britain - 1871 - 349 pages
...dreadful brink To his red grave he went. Vnin, mightiest fleets of iron framed, Vain, those all shattering guns, Unless proud England keep, untamed, The strong...So let his name through Europe ring A man of mean estāt?, Who died as firm as Spnrta's King, Because his soul was great. • Lord Elgin was, at this...
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A Library of Poetry and Song: Being Choice Selections from the Best Poets

William Cullen Bryant - English poetry - 1871 - 789 pages
...framed, Vain those nil-shattering guns, Unless proud England keeji untamed The strong heart of lier Pm$ us Sparta's king, Because his soul was great. SIR FRANCIS HASTINGS DOYLE. CAVALRY SONG. FROM " ALICE...
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