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Nelson himself was saved by a timely removal . In a few days after the
commencement of the siege he was seized with the prevailing dysentery ;
meantime Capt . Glover ( son of the author of Leonidas ) died , and Nelson was
appointed to ...
Nelson who had many times been supposed to be consumptive when in the West
Indies , and perhaps was saved from consumption by that climate , was still in a
precarious state of health ; and the raw wet weather of one of our ungenial ...
Upon this Nelson bore away , and prepared to set all sail ; and the enemy ,
having saved their ship , hauled close to the wind , and opened upon him a
distant and ineffectual fire . Only seven of the Agamemnon's men were hurt - a
thing which ...
Admiral Hotham's action saved Corsica for the time ; but the victory had been
incomplete , and the arrival at Toulon of six sail of the line , two frigates , and two
cutters from Brest , gave the French a superiority which , had they known how to
... could be saved . The Agamemnon , and Captain Rowley , in the Cumberland ,
were just getting into close action a second time , when the admiral called them
off , the wind now blowing directly into the gulf of Frejus , where the enemy 1795.
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Southey is perhaps best known as the friend of Wordsworth and Coleridge in their early "Lake Poet" days who wrote some often denigrated but in my experience readable verse fantasies (the Curse of ... Прочетете пълната рецензия