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" Adieu !" At length, his transient respite past. His comrades, who before Had heard his voice in every blast, Could catch the sound no more ; For then, by toil subdued, he drank The stifling wave, and then he sank. No poet wept him : but the page Of narrative... "
Poetical selections, consisting of the most approved pieces of our best ... - Page 219
by Poetical selections - 1811 - 300 pages
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The Lady's Magazine, Or, Entertaining Companion for the Fair Sex ..., Volume 35

English literature - 1804
...Adieu ! At length, hit transient respite past> Hiğ comrades, who before Had heard his voice m ev'ry blast, Could catch the sound no more. For then, by toil subdued, he drank Tiie stifling wave, and then he sank. No poet wept him : but the page Of narrative sincere, That tells...
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The Balance, and Columbian Repository, Volume 2

Hudson (N.Y.) - 1803
...unspent power, His destiny repell'd : And ever, as the minutes flew, Entreated help, or cried ' adieu.' At length his transient respite past, His comrades...catch the sound no more. For then, by toil subdued, lie drank The stifling wave, and then he sank. No poet wept him : but the page Of narrative sincere,...
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The life and posthumous writings of William Cowper, by W. Hayley, Volume 2

William Cowper - 1803
..."Adieu!" At length, his transient respite past, His comrades, who before Had heard his voice in ev'ry blast, Could catch the sound no more. For then, by...That tells his name, his worth, his age, Is wet with Ansoris tear. And tears by bards or heroes shed, v Alike immortalize the dead. I therefore purpose...
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The Life, and Posthumous Writings, of William Cowper, Esqr: With ..., Volume 2

William Hayley - 1803
...At length, his transient respite past, His comrades, who before Had heard his voice in ev'ry Hast, Could catch the sound no more. For then, by toil subdued, he drank The stifling wave, and then he sqnk. No poet wept him : but the page Of narrative sincere, That tells his name, his worth, his age,...
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The life and posthumous writings of William Cowper, by W. Hayley, Volume 2

William Cowper - 1803
...unspent pow'r, His destiny repell'd: And ever, as the minutes Jlew, Entreated help, or cry'd—" Adieu !" At length, his transient respite past, His comrades, who before Had heard his voice in ev'ry blast, Could catch the sound no more. For then, by toil subdued, he drank The stifling wave,...
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The Life, and Posthumous Writings, of William Cowper, Esqr, Volume 3

William Hayley - 1805
...comrades, who before Had heard his voice in ev'ry blast, Could catch the sound no more. For then,'by toil subdued, he drank The stifling wave, and then...That tells his name, his worth, his age, Is wet with Anson',s tear. And tears, by bards or heroes shed, Alike immortalise the dead. , • I therefore purpose...
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The Life, and Posthumous Writings, of William Cowper, Esqr: With ..., Volume 4

William Hayley - 1806
...pow'r, At length, his transient respite past, His comrades, who befoie Had heard Ins voice in ev'ry blast, Could catch the sound no more. For then, by...but the page Of narrative sincere, That tells his uame, his worth, his age, Is wet with Anson's tear. And tears by bards or heroes shed, Alike immortalize...
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The life and posthumous writings of William Cowper, by W. Hayley ..., Volume 4

William Cowper - 1806
...He long survives, who lives an hour In ocean, self -upheld : And so long he, with unspent pow'r, i83 At length, his transient respite past, His comrades, who before Had heard his voice in ev'ry blast, Could catch the sound no more. For then, by toil subdued, he drank The stifling wave,...
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1808 - 436 pages
...power, His destiny repell'd : And ever, as the minutes flew, Entreated help, or cried — " Adieu ! " Had heard his voice in every blast, Could catch the sound no more.. For then by toil subdu'd, he drank The stifling wave, and then he sank*. No poet wept him ; but the page Of narrative...
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1810
...Adieu !" At length, his transient respite past,, His comrades, who before £44 ON ASHLEY COWPEB, ESO> Had heard his voice in every blast, Could catch the sound no more. For then by toil subdu'd, he drank The stifling wave, and then he sank. No poet wept him ; but the page Of narrative...
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