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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 Poets and Poetry of England: In the Nineteenth Century

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - Authors, English - 1846 - 504 pages
...watch-word and reply ; Then peal'd the notes, omnipotent to charm, And the loud toesin toll'd their last alarm ! — In vain, alas ! in vain, ye gallant few...pitying foe, Strength in her arms, nor mercy in her wo ! Dropp'd from her nerveless grasp the shatter'd spear, C losed her bright eye, and curb'd her high...
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An Essay on Elocution: With Elucidatory Passages from Various Authors to ...

John Hanbury Dwyer - Elocution - 1846 - 300 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...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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Practical Elocution

Samuel Niles Sweet - Elocution - 1846 - 312 pages
...reply; Then pealed the notes, omnipotent to charm, And the loud tocsin toll'd their last alarm 1 4. In vain, alas ! in vain, ye gallant few! From rank...Sarmatia fell, unwept, without a crime ; Found not a gen'rous friend, a pitying foe, Strength in her arms, nor mercy in her woe 1 Dropp'd from her nerveless...
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Practical Elocution: Containing Illustrations of the Principles of Reading ...

Samuel Niles Sweet - Elocution - 1846 - 350 pages
...bloodiest picture in the " Boole of Time," Sarmatia fell, unwept, without a crime ; Found not a gen'rous friend, a pitying foe, Strength in her arms, nor mercy...woe ! Dropp'd from her nerveless grasp the shatter'd spea Clos'd her bright eye, and curb'd her high career ; Hope, for a season, bade the world farewell...
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Knowles' Elocutionist: A First-class Rhetorical Reader and Recitation Book ...

James Sheridan Knowles - Elocution - 1847 - 322 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...pitying foe, Strength in her arms, nor mercy in her wo ! Dropp'd from her nerveless grasp the shatter'd spear, Closed her bright eye, and curb'd her bright...
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The Fourth Reader, Or, Exercises in Reading and Speaking: Designed for the ...

Salem Town - Elocution - 1847 - 408 pages
...From rank to rank your volleyed thunder flew ; O ! bloodiest picture in the " Book of Time," Sarmatiab fell, unwept, without a crime ; Found not a generous...pitying foe, Strength in her arms, nor mercy in her woe ! Dropped from her nerveless grasp the shattered spear, Closed her bright eyes, and curbed her high...
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The British orator

Thomas King Greenbank - 1849
...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...pitying foe, Strength in her arms, nor mercy in her wo! 2D 3 Dropp'd from her nerveless grasp the shatter'd spear, Closed her bright eye, and curb'd her...
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Campbell

Thomas Campbell - 1849 - 253 pages
...! — In vain, alas ! in vain, ye gallant few ! From rank to rank your volley'd thander fiew : — Oh, bloodiest picture in the book of Time, Sarmatia...mercy in her woe ! Dropp'd from her nerveless grasp theshatter'd spear, Closed her brighteye, and curb'd her high career ; — HOPE, for a season, bade...
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The Rhetorical Reader: Consisting of Instructions for Regulating the Voice ...

Ebenezer Porter - Elocution - 1835 - 304 pages
...last alarm I — 4 ( — ) 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 wo ! Dropped from her nerveless grasp the shattered speai Closed her bright eye, and curbed her high...
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An Essay on Elocution: with Elucidatory Passages from Various Authors ...

John Hanbury Dwyer - Elocution - 1850 - 294 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!...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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