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" Oh ! bloodiest picture in the book of time, Sarmatia fell — unwept— without a crime ! Found not a generous friend — a pitying foe — Strength in her arms, nor mercy in her woe ! Dropped from her nerveless grasp the shattered spear— Closed her... "
The Poetical Works of Rogers, Campbell, J. Montgomery, Lamb, and Kirke White ... - Page 116
by Samuel Rogers - 1843 - 56 pages
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Gems of national poetry. Compiled and ed. by mrs. Valentine

Laura Valentine - 1880
...tocsin tolled their last In vain, alas ! in vain, ye gallant few ! From rank to rank your volleyed thunder flew : — Oh, bloodiest picture in the book...pitying foe, Strength in her arms, nor mercy in her woe ! Dropped from her nerveless grasp the shattered spear, [career ; — Closed her bright eye, and curbed...
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Stories for standard i (-vi).

mrs. William Thomas Greenup - 1880
...tocsin tolled their last alarm ! In vain, alas! in vain, ye gallant few! From rank to rank your volleyed thunder flew; Oh! bloodiest picture in the book of...pitying foe, Strength in her arms, nor mercy in her woe ! Dropped from her nerveless grasp the shattered Closed her bright eye, and curbed her high career;—...
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Seven British Classics: Addison, Scott, Lamb, Campbell, Macaulay, Tennyson ...

William Swinton - Readers - 1880 - 217 pages
...tolled their last alarm ! In vain, alas ! in vain, ye gallant few, From rank to rank your volleyed thunder flew : Oh ! bloodiest picture in the book...pitying foe, Strength in her arms, nor mercy in her woe. Dropped from her nerveless grasp the shattered spear, Closed her bright eye, and curbed her high career...
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An Empire of Information: Uniting Four Regions of Thought ...

John McGovern - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1880 - 700 pages
...Poland evoked from the harp of this martial bard a chord whose vibrations will be felt forever : 1. Oh bloodiest picture in the book of time! Sarmatia...pitying foe. Strength in her arms, nor mercy in her woe! Dropped from her nerveless grasp the shattered spear, Closed her bright eye, and curbed her high career;...
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The Family Library of Poetry and Song: Being Choice Selections from the Best ...

William Cullen Bryant - American poetry - 1880 - 1065 pages
...— In vain, alas ! in vain, ye gallant few ! Fram rank to rank your volleyed thunder flew : — 0, er snow. Come wealth or want, come good or ill, Let...And bear it with an honest heart. -E . •e Who mis ! Dropped from her nerveless grasp the shattered spear, Closed her bright eye, and curbed her high...
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Chambers's Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History ..., Volumes 5-6

Robert Chambers - Authors, American - 1880
...the poet kindled up into a strain of noble indignant zeal and prophet-like inspiration. Oh, Woodiest picture in the book of Time ! Sarmatia fell, unwept,...pitying foe, Strength in her arms, nor mercy in her woe ! Dropped from her nerveless grasp the shattered spear, Closed her bright eye, and curbed her high...
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Chambers's Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History ..., Volumes 5-6

Robert Chambers - Authors, American - 1880
...noble indignant zeal and prophet-like inspiration. Oh, bloodiest picture in the hook of Time I Sarmatlu fell, unwept, without a crime ; Found not a generous...pitying foe. Strength in her arms, nor mercy in her woe ! Dropped from her nerveless pra.«p the shattered spear, Closed her bright eye, niul curbed her high...
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Seven British Classics ...: Supplementary to Fifth Reader

William Swinton, George Rhett Cathcart - Children's Literature, English - 1880 - 217 pages
...to rank your volleyed thunder flew : Oh ! bloodiest picture in the book of time, Sarmatia-f ell — unwept —without a crime ! Found not a generous friend,...pitying foe, Strength in her arms, nor mercy in her woe. Dropped from her nerveless grasp the shattered spear, Closed her bright eye, and curbed her high career....
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Exercises, Rules, and Hints on Elocution

George Walter Baynham - Elocution - 1881 - 130 pages
...tolled their last alarm ! — In vain, alas ! in vain, ye gallant few ! from rank to rank your volleyed thunder flew ; — oh ! bloodiest picture in the book...pitying foe, strength in her arms, nor mercy in her woe ! Dropped from her nerveless grasp the shattered spear, closed her bright eye, and curbed her high...
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Gems from the English Poets: Chaucer to Tennyson ; with Biographical Notices ...

English poets - English poetry - 1889 - 503 pages
...vain, alas! in vain, ye gallant few ! From rank to rank your volley' d thunder flew :— Oh, hloodiest picture in the book of Time, Sarmatia fell, unwept,...a generous friend, a pitying foe, Strength in her arm, nor mercy in her woe ! Dropt from her nerveless grasp the shatter'd spear, Closed her bright eye,...
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