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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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The Poems of the Pleasures: Consisting of The Pleasures of Imagination, by ...

Friendship - 1841 - 346 pages
...— In vain, alas ! in vain, ye gallant few ! From rank to rank your volley'd thunder flew : — O ! bloodiest picture in the book of time, Sarmatia fell,...pitying foe. Strength in her arms, nor mercy in her wo ! Dropt from her nerveless grasp the shatter'd spear, Closed her bright eye, and curb'd her high...
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Campbell: Including Poland &c

Thomas Campbell - 1841 - 309 pages
...ye gallant few! From rank to rank ynurvolley'd thunder flew: — Oh, bloodiest picture in the bonk of Time, Sarmatia fell, unwept, without a crime; Found...pitying foe, Strength in her arms, nor mercy in her woe! Dropped from her nerveless grasp the shatter1!) spear. Closed her bright eye. and curb'd her high career;—...
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A System of Elocution: With Special Reference to Gesture, to the Treatment ...

Andrew Comstock - Elocution - 1841 - 364 pages
...In vain, alas ! | in vain, ye gallant few ! | From ranA to rank, your volley'd thun'der flew : | O bloodiest picture in the book of Time' ! Sarmatia...generous friend,, | a pitying foe', | Strength in Aer arms, | nor mercy in her wo, ! Dropp'd from her nerveless grasp, the shatter'd spear, | Clos'd...
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Mémoires d'une Polonaise pour servir à l'histoire de la Pologne, depuis 1764 ...

Françoise Trembicka - Poland - 1841
...cœurs de tous les pays, s'associant à ses souffrances, lui vouèrent dès lors leurs sympathies. Sarmatia fell unwept without a crime, Found not a...a pitying foe, Strength in her arms, nor mercy in ber woe ! Semblable en tout à ce Jean Baliol, qui souffrit que l'on enlevât sous ses yeux mêmes...
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The Poems of the Pleasures: Consisting of The Pleasures of Imagination, by ...

Friendship - 1841 - 346 pages
...watchword and reply ; Then peal'd the notes omnipotent to charm, And the loud tocsin toll'd their last alarm ! — In vain, alas ! in vain, ye gallant few ! From rank to rank your volley'd thunder flew : — 0 ! bloodiest picture in the book of time, Sarmatia fell, unwept, without a crime ; Found not...
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An Essay on Elocution: With Elucidatory Passages from Various Authors

John Hanbury Dwyer - 1843
...Then peal'd the notes, omnipotent to charm, And the loud tocsin toll'd their last alarm! — In vam, alas! in vain, ye gallant few! From rank to rank your...Sarmatia fell, unwept, without a crime : Found not a gen'rous friend, a pitying foe, Strength in her arms, nor mercy in her woe ! Dropp'd from her nerveless...
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History of Europe from the Commencement of the French Revolution ..., Volume 1

Archibald Alison - Europe - 1843 - 494 pages
...melted away, and Poland was no more. The poet has celebrated these events in the immortal lines: " Oh! bloodiest picture in the book of Time: Sarmatia...pitying foe, Strength in her arms, nor mercy in her wo! Dropped from her nerveless grasp the shattered spear, Closed her bright eye, and curbed her high...
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Practical Elocution: Containing Illustrations of the Principles of Reading ...

Samuel Niles Sweet - Elocution - 1843 - 300 pages
...toll'd their last alarm ! 4. In vain, alas ! in vain, ye gallant few ! From rank to rank your volly'd thunder flew : — Oh ! bloodiest picture in the "...Sarmatia fell, unwept, without a crime ; Found not a gen'rous friend, a pitying foe, Strength in her arms, nor mercy in her woe ! Dropp'd from her nerveless...
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History of Europe: From the Commencement of the French Revolution in M.DCC ...

Archibald Alison - Europe - 1844
...nations at the fall of Jerusalem. The poet has celebrated these events in the immortal lines, — " Oh ! bloodiest picture in the book of Time, Sarmatia...in her woe ! Dropp'd from her nerveless grasp the shntter'd spear, Closed her bright eye, and curb'd her high career; — Hope, for a season, bade the...
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Lives of Benefactors

Samuel Griswold Goodrich - Biography - 1844 - 320 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 of...pitying foe, Strength in her arms, nor mercy in her wo ! Dropped from her nerveless grasp, the shattered spear, Closed her bright eye, and curbed her high...
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