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" From the camp on the shore. Then far away to the south uprose A little feather of snow-white smoke, And we knew that the iron ship of our foes Was steadily steering its course To try the force Of our ribs of oak. Down upon us heavily runs, Silent and... "
Anecdotes, Poetry, and Incidents of the War: North and South. 1860-1865 - Page 159
edited by - 1866 - 560 pages
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The Living Age ..., Volume 76

1863
...far nwny to the South uprose A little feather of snow-white smoke, And we knew that the iron ship nf our foes Was steadily steering its course To try the force Of our ribs of oak. Down upon ns heavily rnns, Silent nnd sullen, the floating fort; Then comes a puff of smoke from her guns, And...
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The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 10

1862
...the camp on the shore. Then far away to the South uprose A little feather of snow-white smoke, And we knew that the iron ship of our foes Was steadily steering...death, With fiery breath, From each open port. We are not idle, but send her straight Defiance back in a full broadside ! As hail rebounds from a roof...
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The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 11

1863
...shining March day, — " Far away to the South nprose A little feather of snow-white smoke ; And we knew that the iron ship of our foes Was steadily steering its course To try the force Of our ribs of oak." Iron conquered oat; the balls from the Congress and Cumberland rattled from the sides of the Rebel...
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Tales of a Wayside Inn

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1863 - 225 pages
...the camp on the shore. Then far away to the south uprose A little feather of snow-white smoke, And we knew that the iron ship of our foes Was steadily steering...death, • With fiery breath, From each open port. We are not idle, but send her straight Defiance back in a full broadside ! As hail rebounds from a roof...
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POETICAL PEN-PICTURES OF THE WAR: SELECTED FROM OUR UNION POETS.

J HENRY HAYWARD. - 1863
...the camp on shore. * Then far away to the South uprose A little feather of snow-white smoke, And we knew that the iron ship of our foes Was steadily steering...death, * With fiery breath, From each open port. We are not idle, but send her straight Defiance back in a full broadside! As hail rebounds from a roof...
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The Poetical Works of Henry W. Longfellow

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1863
...camp on the shore. Then far away to the south uprose A little feather of snow-white smoke , And we knew that the iron ship of our foes Was steadily steering...death, With fiery breath, From each open port. We are not idle , but send her straight Defiance back in a full broadside ! As hail rebounds from a roof...
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The Living Age ..., Volume 76

1863
...camp on the shore. Then far away to the South uprose A little feather of snow-white smoko, And we krcw that the iron ship of our foes Was steadily steering...its course To try the force Of our ribs of oak. Down npon us heavily runs, Silent and sullen, the floating fort; Then comes a puff of smoke from her guns,...
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Lyrics of loyalty, arranged and edited by F. Moore, Volume 65

Frank Moore - 1864
...From the camp on shore. Then far away to the South uprose A little feather of snow-white smoke, And we knew that the iron ship of our foes Was steadily steering...death, With fiery breath, From each open port. We are not idle, but send her straight Defiance back in a full broadside ! As hail rebounds from a roof...
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The Patriotic Speaker: Consisting of Specimens of Modern Eloquence, Together ...

Robert Raikes Raymond - 1864 - 524 pages
...camp on the shore. / Then far avrny to the south uprose A little fi-ather of snow-white smoke, And we knew that the iron ship of our foes Was steadily steering...death, With fiery breath, From each open port. We are not idle, but send her straight Defiance back in a full broadside ! As hail rebounds from a roof...
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Tales of a Wayside Inn

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1864 - 225 pages
...the camp on the shore. Then far away to the south uprose A little feather of snow-white smoke, And we knew that the iron ship of our foes Was steadily steering...death, With fiery breath, From each open port. We are not idle, but send her straight Defiance back in a full broadside ! As hail rebounds from a roof...
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