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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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Sea Fights, from Sluys to Navarino ...

Laura Valentine - 1868
...also. While the enemy was yet ten miles off, Nelson, in the solitude of his cabin, wrote the following prayer : — " May the great God, whom I worship,...grant to my country, and for the benefit of Europe, a great and glorious victory ! And may no misconduct in anyone tarnish it ! And may humanity, after...
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The Shipwrecked mariner, Volumes 16-17

1869
...three cheers from the men as he went on deck, and then retired to his cabin, and wrote the following prayer : — ' ' May the great God, whom I worship,...Europe in general, a great and glorious victory ! and * The late Commander WH Symons, of chiefly in command of steamers, like many others Plymouth, who wad...
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Sea fights and land battles: from Alfred to Victoria

Laura Valentine - 1869
...also. While the enemy was yet ten miles off, Nelson, in the solitude of his cabin, wrote the following prayer : — " May the great God, whom I worship,...grant to my country, and for the benefit of Europe, a great and glorious victory ! And may no misconduct in anyone tarnish it! And may humanity, after...
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Other Countries, Volume 1

William Morrison Bell - United States - 1872
...whom England mourns even to-day. " They have done for me at last, Hardy : my back is shot through. May the great God whom I worship grant to my country,...of Europe in general, a great and glorious victory. May no misconduct in any one tarnish it, and may humanity after victory be the predominant feature...
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Narrative of a Voyage Round the World: Performed in Her Majesty's ..., Volume 1

Sir Edward Belcher - China - 1872
...whom England mourns even to-day. " They have done for me at last, Hardy : my back is shot through. May the great God whom I worship grant to my country,...of Europe in general, a great and glorious victory. May no misconduct in any one tarnish it, and may humanity after victory be the predominant feature...
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The book of naval anecdotes

Book - 1874
...battle ; the enemy with their heads to the southward — at seven, the enemy wearing in succession. May the great God whom I worship, grant to my country,...and glorious victory! and may no misconduct in any H one tarnish it! and may humanity after victory "be the predominant feature in the British fleet !...
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The life of Nelson. With illustr. by Westall

Robert Southey - 1878
...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,...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...
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Living Pages from Many Ages

Mary Hield - Biography - 1879 - 322 pages
...magnificent prayer which every one should know — " May the great God whom I worship grant to my country, for the benefit of Europe in general, a great and...humanity after victory be the predominant feature of the British fleet." When he received his death-wound — which came from the mizen-top of the Redoubtable...
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The new national reading books, Part 5

New national reading books - 1880
...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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The sea: its stirring story of adventure, peril & heroism. [4 vols., publ ...

Frederick Whymper - 1883
..."knelt down before him, and blessed him as he passed;"* that beautiful prayer, indited in his cabin, " May the great God whom I worship grant to my country,...humanity after victory be the predominant feature of the British fleet," or the now historical signal which flew from the mizen topgallant mast of that...
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