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" May the Great God whom I worship, grant to my Country, and for the benefit of Europe in general, a great and glorious Victory; and may no misconduct in anyone tarnish it; and may humanity after Victory be the predominant feature in the British Fleet. "
Memoirs of the Life of Vice-Admiral Lord Viscount Nelson - Page 516
by Thomas Joseph Pettigrew - 1849
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Tales of the great and brave [by M.F. Tytler].

Margaret Fraser Tytler - Courage - 1838 - 322 pages
...where he spent some time in devotion, and in writing a short prayer, which was nearly as follows. " May the great God, whom I worship, grant to my country, and for the good of the whole of Europe, a great and glorious victory; and if such may be permitted, may the whole...
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Bentley's Miscellany, Volume 5

1840
...* " Having Been that a/I wa> at it should be, Nelson retired to his cabin, and vroti the following prayer : — " ' May the great God whom I worship...and may no misconduct in any one tarnish it ; and mny humanity after victory be the predominant feature of the British fleet ! For myself, individually,...
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Bentley's Miscellany, Volume 7

Charles Dickens, William Harrison Ainsworth, Albert Smith - English literature - 1840
...• '- Having seen that atl was as it should be, Nelson retired to hia cabiu, and wrote the following prayer : — •' • May the great God whom I worship...and glorious victory, and may no misconduct in any eme tarnish it ; and may humanity after victory be the predominant feature of the British fleet ! For...
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Bentley's Miscellany, Volume 5

1840
...* " Having seen that all wai at it should be, Nelson retired to his cabin, and wrote the following prayer : — '" May the great God whom I worship grant...great and glorious victory, and may no misconduct m any one tarnish it ; and may humanity after victory be the predominant feature of the British fleet...
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Punch, Volume 111

English wit and humor - 1896
...ATTIC NOW!" IN TRAFALGAR SQUARE. A Memory of October 21, 1896. [" Hay the Great (iod wliom I adore grant to my country, and for the benefit of Europe...victory ; and may no misconduct in any one tarnish it; anil may humanity after victory be the predominant feature in the British fleet. For myself individually,...
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Soldiers and Sailors: Or, Anecdotes, Details, and Recollections of Naval and ...

Old Humphrey - Sailors - 1842 - 340 pages
...everything was prepared for the engagement, he retired into his cabin alone and wrote down the following prayer. " ' May the great God, whom I worship, grant to my country, and for the benefit of Europe in genera], a great and glorious victory, and may no misconduct in any one tarnish it, and may humanity...
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The Family Library (Harper)., Volume 6

Child rearing - 1843
...fourteen. Having seen that all was as it should be. Nelson retired to his cabin, and wrote the following prayer : * " May the great God, whom I worship, grant...country, and for the benefit of Europe in general, ^ great and glorious victory, and may no misconduct in any one tarnish it ; and may humanity after...
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The Sunday school penny magazine. New ser., vol.5,6; illustr, Volume 5

Manchester district Sunday school assoc - 1855
...he prepared himself for death. In solemn prayer he besought the Almighty to grant to the English " a great and glorious victory, and may no misconduct...one tarnish it, and may humanity after victory be especially shown by the British fleet." Then, to awaken the courage and assure himself of the attention...
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Knight's Cyclopędia of London, 1851

Charles Knight - Electronic book - 1851 - 860 pages
...death in it, reveal another phase of his character, still more deserving of honour and imitation. " May the great God, whom I worship, grant to my country,...misconduct in any one tarnish it ; and may humanity, aftor victory, be the predominant feature in the British fleet," &c. That these were no empty words,...
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London, Volumes 3-4

Charles Knight - London (England) - 1851
...death in it, reveal another phase of his character, still more deserving of honour and imitation. " May the great God, whom I worship, grant to my country,...and may no misconduct in any one tarnish it; and may hvmanity, after victory, be the predominant feature in the British fleet," &c. That these were no empty...
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