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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 Young Man's Book of Elegant Poetry: Comprising Selections from the Works ...

American poetry - 1838 - 320 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 toil'd their last alarm! In vain, alas! in vain, ye gallant few! From rank to rank your volley'd thunder...
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The Rhetorical Reader: Consisting of Instructions for Regulating the Voice ...

Ebenezer Porter - Elocution - 1838 - 304 pages
...pealed the notes, omnipotent to charm, And the loud tocsin tolled their last alarm ! — 4 ( — ) 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 Rhetorical Reader Consisting of Instructions for Regulating the Voice ...

Ebenezer Porter - 1839
...(<)Then pealed the notes, omnipotent to charm, And the loud tocsin tolled their last alarm! — 4 ( — ) 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 Haileybury observer

East India college - 1840
...the strife — The Whigs their numbers rate, And out of thirty members, they were — eight !!!!!!!! In vain, alas ! in vain, ye gallant few, From rank to rank your vollied thunders flew : Tory oppression's cause prevails, and ye Though faithful, loyal, patriotic,...
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The Poems of the Pleasures: Consisting of The Pleasures of Imagination, by ...

Friendship - 1841 - 346 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...few ! From rank to rank your volley'd thunder flew : — O ! bloodiest picture in the book of time, Sarmatia fell, unwept, without a crime ; Found not...
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Campbell: Including Poland &c

Thomas Campbell - 1841 - 309 pages
...but dreadful as the storm; Low murmuring Bounds along their banners fly, Revenge, or death, — the watch-word and reply; Then peal'd the notes, omnipotent...vain, alas! in vain, ye gallant few! From rank to rank ynurvolley'd thunder flew: — Oh, bloodiest picture in the bonk of Time, Sarmatia fell, unwept, without...
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The Book of Pleasures

Hope - 1841 - 187 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...alarm !— In vain, alas! in vain, ye gallant few! Prom rank to rank your volley'd thunder flew:— Oh! bloodiest picture in the book of Time, Sarmatia...
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A System of Elocution: With Special Reference to Gesture, to the Treatment ...

Andrew Comstock - Elocution - 1841 - 364 pages
...dreadful as the storm, ; | Low, murmuring sounds , along their banners fly, | Revenge', or death,, | the watchword, and reply, ; | Then peal'd the notes, omnipotent to charm', | And the loud tocsin , told their last alarm,. | In vain, alas ! | in vain, ye gallant few ! | From ranA to rank, your volley'd...
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Synonymisches Handwörterbuch der englischen Sprache für die Deutschen

H. M. Melford - English language - 1841 - 448 pages
...(Bulwer's Pilgrims.) Yon gallant chief, Of arms enamour'd, all repose disclaims. (Home'» Douglai.) In vain, alas! in vain, ye gallant few! From rank to rank your volly'd thunder flew: — Oh! bloodiest picture in the book of Time, Sarmatia fell , unwept , without...
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Book of the Poets: The Modern Poets of the Nineteenth Century

American poetry - 1862 - 490 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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