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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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Rural sketches and poems, chiefly relating to Cleveland

John Walker Ord - Cleveland (England) - 1845 - 80 pages
...another race of Kosciusko's lament and shriek o'er the shattered altars and domes of truth and liberty. In vain, alas ! in vain ye gallant few ! From rank to rank your volley 'd thunders flew : Oh ! bloodiest picture in the book of time, Sarmartia fell, unwept, without...
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Practical Elocution: Containing Illustrations of the Principles of Reading ...

Samuel Niles Sweet - Elocution - 1846 - 350 pages
...reply ; Then pealed the notes, omnipotent to charm, And the loud tocsin toll'd their last alarm ! 4. In vain, alas ! in vain, ye gallant few ! From rank to rank your volley'd thunder fietv ; — Oh! bloodiest picture in the " Boole of Time," Sarmatia fell, unwept, without a crime ;...
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Practical Elocution

Samuel Niles Sweet - Elocution - 1846 - 312 pages
...murmuring sounds along their banners fly, Revenge, or death, — the watchword and 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 to rank your volley'd thunder flew ; — Oh...
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The Poets and Poetry of England: In the Nineteenth Century

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - Authors, English - 1846 - 504 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 toesin toll'd their last alarm ! — In vain, alas ! in vain, ye gallant few ! From rank to rank your...
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The Fourth Reader, Or, Exercises in Reading and Speaking: Designed for the ...

Salem Town - Elocution - 1847 - 408 pages
...reply. 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 ; O ! bloodiest picture in the " Book of Time," Sarmatiab fell, unwept, without...
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Campbell

Thomas Campbell - 1849 - 253 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...vain, ye gallant few ! From rank to rank your volley'd thander fiew : — Oh, bloodiest picture in the book of Time, Sarmatia fell, unwept, without a crime...
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Select English poetry, with notes by E. Hughes

Edward Hughes - 1851
...but dreadful as the storm ; Low, murm'ring sounds along their banners fly, Revenge or death, — the watchword and reply ; Then peal'd the notes, omnipotent...charm, And the loud tocsin toll'd their last alarm ! Triumph. Oppression. Tumultuous. Presaging. Destruction. Undismayed. Omnipotent. Generous. Carnage....
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The New American Speaker: A Collection of Oratorical and Dramatical Pieces ...

John Celivergos Zachos - Elocution - 1851 - 552 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 Standard Speaker: Containing Exercises in Prose and Poetry for ...

Epes Sargent - Readers - 1852 - 558 pages
...— the watchword and reply ; Then pealed the notes, omnipotent to charm, And the loud toesin tolled their last alarm ! In vain, alas ! in vain, ye gallant few ! From rank to rank your volleyed thunder flew ; — O ! bloodiest picture in the book of Time, Sarmatia fell, unwept, without...
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The poetical works of Thomas Campbell

Thomas Campbell - 1853 - 260 pages
...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,...! 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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