Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" Hearts of oak are our ships, Hearts of oak are our men, We always are ready : Steady, boys, steady ! We'll fight and we'll conquer again and again. "
The Metropolitan - Page 247
1837
Full view - About this book

Patriotic Song: A Book of English Verse : Being an Anthology of the ...

Arthur Stanley - 1901 - 408 pages
...away; If they run, why, we follow, and run them ashore, For if they won't fight us, we cannot do more. Hearts of oak are our ships, hearts of oak are our men, We always are ready, Still Britain shall triumph, her ships plough the sea, Her standard be justice, her watchword ' Be...
Full view - About this book

The Goldsmith Anthology, 1745-1774

Edward Arber - 1901 - 350 pages
...press you like slaves ! For who are so free as we Sons of the Waves ? Heart of Oak are our ships! Heart of Oak are our men! We always are ready ! Steady ! Boys ! steady ! We'll fight ; and we'll conquer again and again ! We ne'er see our foes, but we wish them to stay!...
Full view - About this book

English Songs and Ballads

1902 - 386 pages
...away; If they run, why, we follow, and run them ashore, For if they won t fight us, we cannot do more. Hearts of oak are our ships, hearts of oak are our men, We always are ready, Still Britain shall triumph, her ships plough the sea, Her standard be justice, her watchword 'Be free';...
Full view - About this book

Selections from Campbell

Thomas Campbell - 1902 - 192 pages
...England's tar ; 'Twas the love of noble game Set his oaken heart on flame." And cf. Dibdin's song : " Hearts of oak are our ships, Hearts of oak are our men." 26. hurricane eclipse, ' the darkness of a gathering tornado ' — a magnificent simile. 31. a feeble...
Full view - About this book

War Songs of Britain

Harold Edgeworth Butler - 1903 - 248 pages
...away; If they run, why, we follow, and run them ashore, For if they won't fight us, we cannot do more. Hearts of oak are our ships, hearts of oak are our men, We always are ready, Steady, boys, steady, We'll fight and we'll conquer again and again. f HEARTS OF OAK Still Britain shall triumph, her ships...
Full view - About this book

The World's Best Poetry ...

John Vance Cheney, Sir Charles G. D. Roberts, Charles Francis Richardson, Francis Hovey Stoddard, John Raymond Howard - 1904 - 930 pages
...waters like a thing of life. And seems to dare the elements to strife. The Corsair, Canto I. LORD BYRON. Hearts of oak are our ships, Hearts of oak are our men. Hearts of Oak. D. QARRICK. Sailing Like a stately ship Of Tarsus, bound for the isles Of Javan or Gadire....
Full view - About this book

Nelsonian Reminiscences: Leaves from Memory's Log

George Samuel Parsons - 1905 - 316 pages
...on these trophies, the pride of the main, They were snatch'd by their valour from Gallia and Spain. Hearts of oak are our ships, hearts of oak are our...boys, steady, To fight and to conquer again and again ! 1 Daughter of Admiral Sir Joseph Knight. She accompanied HEARTS OF OAK 47 " These arms the San Josef...
Full view - About this book

Stokes' Encyclopedia of Familiar Quotations: Containing Five Thousand ...

1906 - 810 pages
...Englishman dear; To honour we call you as freemen, not slaves, For who are so free as the sons of the waves? Hearts of oak are our ships, Hearts of oak are our men, We always are ready, Steady, boys, steady! We 'll fight and we 'll conquer again and again,1 GARRICK, Hearts of Oak, st, 1 Oar, — The light...
Full view - About this book

A Sailor's Garland

John Masefield - 1906 - 372 pages
...you like slaves ; For who are so free as the sons of the waves ? Heart of oak are our ships, Heart of oak are our men, We always are ready : Steady, boys, steady ! We'll fight and we'll conquer again and again. We ne'er see our foes but we wish them to stay, They...
Full view - About this book

Naval Songs and Ballads

Charles Harding Firth - 1908 - 528 pages
...year : To honour we call you, not press you like slaves, For who are so free as we sons of the waves ? Hearts of oak are our ships, Hearts of oak are our men, We always are ready, Steady, boys, steady, We' II fight and well conquer again and again. We ne'er see our foes but we wish them to stay ; They...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF