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" Lord Nelson has been commanded to spare Denmark, when she no longer resists. The line of defence which covered her shores has struck to the British flag ; but if the firing is continued on the part of Denmark, he must set on fire all the prizes that he... "
The naval history of Great Britain, from the declaration of war by France in ... - Pagina 73
door William James, Frederick Chamier - 1837
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Tales of the wars; or, Naval and military chronicle, Volumes 1-2

1836
...enemy were in his power, Lord Nelson retired and wrote the following note to the Crown Prince : — " Vice-admiral Lord ! Nelson has been commanded to spare...and should never be the enemies of the English.'' This note was addressed " To the brothers of Englishmen, the Danes." It must not, however, be concealed,...
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The life of Nelson revised and illustrated, by the Old Sailor

Matthew Henry Barker - 1836
...will blow them into the air along with their crews who have so nobly defended them. The brave Daneg are the brothers and should never be the enemies of the English." He addressed it " To the brothers of Englishmen, the brave Danes." A wafer was presented to him to...
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The Saturday Magazine, Volume 10

1837
...open a negotiation." He retired into the stern-gallery, and wrote thus to the crown prince : — " Vice-admiral Lord Nelson has been commanded to spare...never be the enemies, of the English." A wafer was brought him for this letter ; but he ordered wax and a candle, saying, " This is no time to appeal-...
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The Saturday magazine

1837
...and open a negotiation." He retired into the stern-gallery, and wrote thus to the crown prince: — " Vice-admiral Lord Nelson has been commanded to spare...never be the enemies, of the English." A wafer was brought him for this letter ; but he ordered wax and a candle, saying, " This is no time to appear...
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Tales of the great and brave [by M.F. Tytler].

Margaret Fraser Tytler - 1838
...part of Denmark, he must set on fire all the prizes he has taken, without having the power to save the men who have so nobly defended them. The brave...brothers, and should never be the enemies of the English." This letter had the desired effect. The battle was now over; the sound of war had ceased: but who could...
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The life of Horatio lord viscount Nelson

1838
...may take possession of his prizes, or he will blow them into the air, along with their brave crews, who have so nobly defended them. The brave Danes are...and should never be the enemies, of the English.' " This letter was conveyed on shore through the contending fleets, by Captain Sir Frederick Thesiger,...
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History of Europe from the commencement of the French revolution ... to the ...

sir Archibald Alison (1st bart.) - 1841
...flag . but f tiie flrng s continued on the part of Denmark, he must set lire to all the prizes he has taken, without having the power of saving the...never be the enemies, of the English." A wafer was brought him; he ordered a candle from the cockpit, and sealed the letter deliberately with wax. " This...
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The Family Library (Harper)., Volume 6

1843
...signally displayed than now, he retired into the stern-gallery, and wrote thus to the Crown Prince : ". Vice-Admiral Lord Nelson has been commanded to spare...and should never be the enemies, of the English." A.wafer was given him; hut he ordered a candle to be brought from the cockpit, and sealed the letter...
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Historical record of the Royal marine forces, Volume 1

Paul Harris Nicolas - 1845
...british flag; but if the firing is continued on the part of Denmark, he must set on fire all the prizes he has taken, without having the power of saving the...are the brothers, and should never be the enemies of Englishmen." A wafer was then brought, but Nelson ordered a candle, and sealing the letter with wax,...
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Sharpe's London magazine, a journal of entertainment and ..., Volumes 6-7

Anna Maria Hall
...Englishman visiting the Danish capital will not fail to be reminded of Nelson's memorable expression : — " The brave Danes are the brothers, and should never be the enemies, of the English." And yet Nelson wrote these words whilst a thousand pieces of artillery roaring around, proved that...
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