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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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Poetical reader suitable for the fourth standard of elementary schools ...

James Booth (head master of the Caledonian schools, Liverpool) - 1881
...thy wild and stormy steep, * Elsinore ! 3 1 ' Yc arc brothers.' Nelson wrote to the Crown Prince, ' The brave Danes are the brothers, and should never be the enemies, of the English' — referring to their common origin from the ancient Germans. - Elsinore, n seaport in the island...
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Royal geographical readers. No.3,4 [and] Home lesson book to, Nummer 4

Nelson Thomas and sons, ltd - 1881
...with France against England. 4. During the Battle of Copenhagen, Nelson wrote to the Crown Prince : "The brave Danes are the brothers, and should never be the enemies, of the English." The words were true in a double sense. The Danes and the English belong to the same race, and they...
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The American Cyclopaedia: A Popular Dictionary for General Knowledge, Volume 12

George Ripley, Charles Anderson Dana - 1883
...he has taken, without having the power of saving the men who have so nobly defended them. The bravo Danes are the brothers and should never be the enemies of the English." An armistice of 14 weeks was agreed to, and in the mean time the policy of Alexander, the now emperor...
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The Red Dragon: The National Magazine of Wales, Volume 5;Volume 6,Deel 1

Giuseppe Mattei, Charles Wilkins (of Merthyr-Tydfil) - 1884
...vessels. Before doing so, however, he wrote the celebrated letter to the Crown Prince of Denmark : — "Vice-Admiral Lord Nelson has been commanded to spare...enemies of the English." A wafer was then given him, bul he ordered a candle to be brought from the cockpit, and sealed the letter with wax, affixing a...
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The revised series. First (-Sixth) reader, ed. by T. Morrison

Thomas Morrison (LL.D.) - 1884
...pulling to take possession of them, upon which Nelson wrote as follows to the Crown Prince : — ' ViceAdmiral Lord Nelson has been commanded to spare...brothers, and should never be the enemies of the English.' This humane and dignified remonstrance had its effect. A flag of truce came from the shore, and next...
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The Heroes of England: Stories of the Lives of England's Warriors by Land ...

John George Edgar - 1884 - 408 pagina’s
...it — he immediately retired to the stern galley, and wrote as follows to the Crown Prince : — " Vice-Admiral Lord Nelson has been commanded to spare...and should never be the enemies, of the English." This letter had the desired effect. The cannonading ceased, and a truce was soon entered upon. The...
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Poetry for recitation

Poetry - 1885
...longer resists. The line of defence which covered her shores has struck to the British flag. . . . The brave Danes are the brothers, and should never be the enemies of the English." While the sun looked smiling bright O'er a wide and woful sight, Where the fires of funeral light Died...
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History of the British Empire: Advanced Class-book

William Francis Collier - 1887 - 524 pagina’s
...take possession of them ; upon which Nelson wrote as follows to the Crown Prince : — " Vice- Admiral Lord Nelson has been commanded to spare Denmark when...brothers, and should never be the enemies of the English." This humane and dignified remonstrance had its effect. A flag of truce came from the shore, and next...
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Dictionary of Anecdote, Incident, Illustrative Fact: Selected and Arranged ...

Walter Baxendale - 1888 - 690 pagina’s
...upon the boats sent to take possession of them, Nelson wrote to the Crown Prince : " The brave Dunes are the brothers, and should never be the enemies, of the English," referring to their common Teutonic origin. How much more, then, should this be felt to be true among...
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Southey's Life of Nelson

Robert Southey - 1890 - 376 pagina’s
...covered her shores has struck to the British flag : but if the firing is continued on the part of 20 Denmark, he must set on fire all the prizes that he...never be the enemies of the English." A wafer was given him ; but he ordered a candle to be brought from the cockpit, and sealed the letter with wax,...
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