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" Still more majestic shalt thou rise, More dreadful from each foreign stroke; As the loud blast that tears the skies Serves but to root thy native oak. "
The Works of Mr. James Thomson: With His Last Corrections and Improvements ... - Page 130
by James Thomson, Patrick Murdoch - 1802
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Memorial Edition of Collected Works of W. J. Fox

William Johnson Fox - 1866
...contemplation, of British independence — when Thomson sang of his country, '' Still more majestic shalt them rise, More dreadful from each foreign stroke, As the loud blast that tears the skies Serves but to root thy native oak," — he little thought that any body would ever have imagined that that oak was...
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The young Englishman's first poetry book, compiled by E.C. Lowe

Edward Clarke Lowe - 1868
...their turns to tyrants fall, Whilst thou shalt flourish great and free, The dread and envy of them all. Still more majestic shalt thou rise, More dreadful...the loud blast that tears the skies Serves but to root thy native oak. Thee haughty tyrants ne'er shall tame ; All their attempts to bend thee down Will...
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A household book of English poetry, selected with notes by R.C. Trench

Richard Chenevix Trench (abp. of Dublin) - 1868
...turn to tyrants fall, Whilst thou shalt flourish great and free, The dread and envy of them all. 10 Still more majestic shalt thou rise, . More dreadful...the loud blast that tears the skies Serves but to root thy native oak. Thee haughty tyrants ne'er shall tame; 15 All their attempts to bend thee down...
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The British Quarterly Review, Volume 39

Henry Allon - 1864
...attempts to bend thee down Will but arouse thy generous flame— But work their woe, and thy renown. ' Still more majestic shalt thou rise, More dreadful...the loud blast that tears the skies Serves but to root thy native oak.' And heartily was 'Rule, Britannia' sung by 'Jack,' proud that at length his undoubted...
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The Book of Poetry for Schools and Families

William Davis (B.A.) - 1869 - 184 pages
...Whilst thou shall flourish, great and free, The dread and envy of them all. Still more majestic shall thou rise, More dreadful from each foreign stroke...the loud blast that tears the skies, Serves but to root thy native oak. Thee haughty tyrants ne'er shall tame ; All their attempts to bend thee down Will...
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Class-book of Science and Literature

Class-book - 1869 - 324 pages
...turns, to tyrants fall ; While thou shalt flourish great and free, The dread and envy of them all. 3. Still more majestic shalt thou rise, More dreadful from each foreign stroke ; As the loud blast tliut tears the skies Serves but to root thy native oak. Thee haughty tyrants ne'er shall tame ; All...
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Favourite English poems and poets

English poems - 1870 - 672 pages
...their turn to tyrants fall, Whilst thou shalt flourish great and free The dread and envy of them all. Still more majestic shalt thou rise, More dreadful...the loud blast that tears the skies Serves but to root thy native oak. RULE BRITANNIA. 170048. Thee haughty tyrants ne'er shall tame ; All their attempts...
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A Library of Poetry and Song: Being Choice Selections from the Best Poets

William Cullen Bryant - 1871 - 789 pages
...; Whilst thou shall flourish, great and free, The dread and envy of them all. Rule Britannia ! etc. blasts that tear thy skies Serve but to root thy native oak. Rule Britannia ! etc. Thee haughty tyrants...
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The School board readers. Standard i(iii-vi), ed. by a former H.M ..., Volume 6

School board readers - 1872
...their turns, to tyrants fall; While thou shalt flourish great and free, The dread and envy of them all. Still more majestic shalt thou rise, More dreadful...the loud blast that tears the skies Serves but to root thy native oak. Thee haughty tyrants ne'er shall tame; All their attempts to bend thee down Will...
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John Heywood's new code readers. Standard 1-3, 5, 6

John Heywood (ltd.) - 1872
...nations, not so blest as thee, Must, in their turn, to tyrants fall ; Still more majestic shalt them rise, More dre.adful from each foreign stroke ; As the loud blast that tears the skies Serves but to root thy native oak. Rule Britannia, &c. Thee, haughty tyrants ne'er shall tame, All their attempts...
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