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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

Thomas Campbell - 1856 - 58 pages
...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...! 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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Select specimens of English poetry

Edward Hughes - 1856
...hut dreadful as the storm ; Low, murm'ring sounds along their hanners fly, Revenge or death, — the watchword and reply ; Then peal'd the notes, omnipotent...charm, And the loud tocsin toll'd their last alarm I O Triumph. Generous. Poured. Waste. Oppression. Carn:ige. Brooded. Country. Tumultuous. Murmuring....
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Narrative of a journey from Heraut to Khiva, Moscow and St ..., Volume 2

sir James Abbott - 1856
...murmuring sounds along their banners fly. Revenge or death, the watchword and reply. Then peal'd those notes, omnipotent to charm, And the loud tocsin toll'd their last alarm. In vain, alas ! hi vain, ye gallant few From rank to rank, your vollied thunder flew. O ! bloodiest picture in the...
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An Essay on Elocution: With Elucidatory Passages from Various Authors to ...

John Hanbury Dwyer - Elocution - 1856 - 300 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 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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Principles of Elocution

Thomas Ewing - Elocution - 1857 - 412 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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McGuffey's New Sixth Eclectic Reader: Exercises in Rhetorical Reading, with ...

William Holmes McGuffey - Readers - 1857 - 448 pages
...murmuring sounds along their banners fly, Revenge, or death,—the watch-word ' and reply v ; (Ji) Then peal'd 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 flew! Oh bloodiest...
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The pupil's manual of choice reading, arranged by T.B. Smith

Thomas Buckley Smith - 1858
...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...: — Oh ! bloodiest picture in the book of time, Poor Poland fell, unwept, without a crime ; Found not a generous friend, a pitying foe, Strength in...
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Osgood's Progressive Fifth Reader: Embracing a System of Instruction in the ...

Lucius Osgood - Elocution - 1858 - 480 pages
...breeze', but dreadful as the storm* ; Low murmuring sounds along the 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 ! 4. In vain, alas ! in vain, ye gallant few', From rank to rank your volley'd thunder flew* : Oh,...
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The pleasures of memory, by S. Rogers. The pleasures of hope, by T. Campbell

Samuel Rogers - 1858
...death,— 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:— E for a aeafiii, liade tlir world farewell, r'reed mi sl , r;fK'd .as Kosciusku...
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The Science and Art of Elocution and Oratory: Containing Specimens of the ...

Worthy Putnam - Elocution - 1858 - 407 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 ; Oh, bloodiest picture in the " book of time ! " Sarmatia fell, unwept, without...
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