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" Who, here entangled in the gathering ice, Take their last look of the descending sun ; While, full of death, and fierce with tenfold frost, The long long night, incumbent o'er their heads, Falls horrible. Such was the Briton's fate... "
The Juvenile Plutarch:: Containing Accounts of the Lives of Celebrated ... - Page 185
1806 - 204 pages
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The Rural Poetry of the English Language: Illustrating the Seasons and ...

Joseph William Jenks - 1856 - 578 pages
...with first prow (what have not Britons dared !) He for the passage sought, attempted since So much iu r on the brink of time. Not so the man iu Arzina caught, And to the glony deep his idle ship Immediate sealed, he with his hapless crew, Each...
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Doesticks: What He Says, Volume 1

Q. K. Philander Doesticks - 1857 - 226 pages
...heads, Falls horrible. Such was the Briton's* fate* As with first prow, (what have not Britons dar'dr*) He for the passage sought, attempted since So much...fell regions, in Arzina caught, And to the stony deep his idle ship Immediate seal'd, he with his hapless crew, Each full exerted at his several task, Froze...
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The Works of Professor Wilson of the University of Edinburgh: Recreations of ...

John Wilson - 1857 - 460 pages
...written them could have chilled one's very blood with such intense feeling of cold I Not one. " In these fell regions, in Arzina caught, And to the stony deep his idle ship Immediate seal'd, he with his hapless crew, Each full exerted at his several task, Froze...
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The works of professor Wilson, ed. by prof. Ferrier, Volume 10

John Wilson - 1857 - 462 pages
...written them could have chilled one's very blood with such intense feeling of cold ! Not one. " In these fell regions, in Arzina caught, And to the stony deep his idle ship Immediate seaFd, he with his hapless crew, Each full exerted at his several task, froze...
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Recreations of Christopher North

John Wilson - 1857 - 456 pages
...written them could have chilled one's very blood with such intense feeling of cold ! Not one. " In these fell regions, in Arzina caught, And to the stony deep his idle ship Immediate seaFd, he with his hapless crew, Each full exerted at his several task, Froze...
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Poetical Works of Thomson and Gray

James Thomson - 1861 - 480 pages
...with first prow (what have not Britons dared!) He for the passage sought, attempted since So much iu vain, and seeming to be shut By jealous Nature with...eternal bars. In these fell regions, in Arzina caught, 930 And to the stony deep his idle ship Immediate seal'd, he with his hapless crew, Each full exerted...
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The seasons, Britannia, and The castle of indolence

James Thomson - 1862 - 272 pages
...Willongbby, sent, by Queeu Elizabeth, to discover the north-east passage. AJS with first prow (what have not Britons dar'd ?) He for the passage sought,...fell regions, in Arzina caught, And to the stony deep his idle ship Immediate seal'd, he with his hapless crew, Each full-exerted at his several task, Froze...
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The Natural History of the Nectariniadae, Or Sun-birds

William Jardine - 1864 - 452 pages
...heads, Falls horrible. Such was the Briton's t fate, As with first prow (what have not Briton's dared !) He for the passage sought, attempted since So much...fell regions, in Arzina caught, And to the stony deep his idle ship Immediate seal'd, he with his hapless crew, Each full exerted at his several task, Froze...
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Ocean lays; or, The sea, the ship, and the sailor, poems ..., Volume 113

Ocean lays - 1864 - 400 pages
...heads, Falls horrible ! Such was the Briton's* fate, As with first prow (what have not Britons dared ?) He for the passage sought, attempted since So much...In these fell regions in Arzina caught, And to the stormy deep his idle ship Immediate sealed, he with his hapless crew, Each full exerted at his several...
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The Poetical Works of James Thomson: With Life, Critical Dissertation, and ...

James Thomson - 1868 - 416 pages
...Miserable they, 920 Falls horrible ! Such was the Briton's1 fate, 925 As with first prow (what hare not Britons dar'd ?) He for the passage sought, attempted...eternal bars. In these fell regions, in Arzina caught, 930 And to the stony deep his idle ship Immediate seal'd, he with his hapless crew, Each full exerted...
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