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" Firm-paced and slow, a horrid front they form, Still as the breeze, but dreadful as the storm; Low murmuring sounds along their banners fly, Revenge, or death... "
The Pleasures of Hope: With Other Poems - Page 18
by Thomas Campbell - 1804 - 160 pages
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The Pleasures of Hope: With Other Poems

Thomas Campbell - Hope - 1821 - 144 pages
...but dreadful as the storm ; Low murmuring sounds along their banners fly, Revenge, or death, — the watch-word and reply ; Then peal'd the notes, omnipotent...charm, And the loud tocsin toll'd their last alarm ! — i In vain, alas ! in vain, ye gallant few ! From rank to rank your volley'd thunder flew : —...
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The Pleasures of Hope: With Other Poems

Thomas Campbell - English fiction - 1822 - 144 pages
...breeze, but dreadful as the storm; Low murmuring sounds along their banners fly, Revenge, or death,—the watch-word and reply; Then peal'd the notes, omnipotent...flew:— Oh, bloodiest picture in the book of Time, Sartnatia fell, unwept, without a crime; Found not a generous friend, a pitying foe, Strength in her...
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The Pleasures of Hope: With Other Poems

Thomas Campbell - English fiction - 1822 - 144 pages
...but dreadful as the storm ; Low murmuring sounds along their banners fly, Revenge, or death, — the watch-word and reply; Then peal'd the notes, omnipotent to charm, And the loud tocsin to) I'd their last alarm ! — In vain, alas ! in vain, ye gallant few ! From rank to rank your volley...
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Campbell, Volume 1

Thomas Campbell - 1828 - 238 pages
...but dreadful as the storm ; Low murmuring sounds along their banners fly, Revenge, or death, — the watch-word and reply ; Then peal'd the notes, omnipotent...! in vain, ye gallant few ! From rank to rank your volley 'd thunder flew : — Oh, bloodiest picture in the book of Time, Sarmatia fell, unwept, without...
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Exercises in Reading and Recitation

Jonathan Barber - 1828 - 251 pages
...but dreadful as the storm; Low, murmuring sounds along their banners fly, Revenge or death, — the watchword and reply; Then peal'd the notes, omnipotent...alas! in vain, ye gallant few! From rank to rank your volley 'd thunder flew: — Oh ! bloodiest picture in the book of Time, Sarmatia fell, unwept, without...
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The British poets of the nineteenth century, including the select works of ...

British poets - 1828 - 788 pages
...— the watch-word and reply ; Then pealed the notes, omnipotent to charm, And the loud 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 Time, Sarmatia fell, unwept, without...
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The Poetical Works of Rogers, Campbell, J. Montgomery, Lamb, and Kirke White ...

Samuel Rogers - 1829 - 497 pages
...murmuring sounds along their burner* fly, Revenge, or deal)), — the watch-word and reply; Then peal d the notes, omnipotent to charm, And the loud tocsin toll'd their last alarm! — In vain, alas! iu vain, ye gallant few ! From rank to rank your volley'd thunder flew : — Olí, bloodiest picture...
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Campbell: Including Theodric ; and Many Other ...

Thomas Campbell - 1830 - 38 pages
...— the watchword and reply ; Then pealed the notes, omnipotent to charm, And the loud 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 Time, Sarmatia fell, unwept, without...
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The Academical Speaker: A Selection of Extracts in Prose and Verse, from ...

Benjamin Dudley Emerson - American literature - 1830 - 321 pages
...— the watchword and reply ; Then pealed the notes, omnipotent to charm, And the loud 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 Time, Sarmatia fell, unwept, without...
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The Poetical Works of Rogers, Campbell, J. Montgomery, Lamb, and Kirke White

Samuel Rogers - 1830 - 488 pages
...but dreadful as the storm ; Low murmuring sounds along their banners fly. Revenge, or death, — the watch-word and reply ; Then peal'd the notes, omnipotent to charm. And the loud tocsin toi I'd their last alarm ! — In vain, alas .' in vain, ye gallant few ! From rank to rank your volley'd...
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