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" He arrived before the city ; and while his troops were mounting the ramparts, the people were descending to the circus. Without was the tumult of arms; and within, the resounding echoes of the games : at the foot of the walls were the shrieks and curses... "
The Progress of democracy: illustrated in the history of Gaul and France - Page 21
by Alexandre Dumas - 1841 - 376 pages
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The School and the Schoolmaster: A Manual for the Use of ..., Volumes 1-2

Alonzo Potter, George Barrell Emerson - Education - 1842 - 552 pages
...following passage from the late work of Dumas on Democracy. " He (Genseric) arrived before Carthage ; and while his troops were mounting the ramparts, the...the Amphitheatre were the songs of musicians and the sounds of accompanying flutes." morality can be maintained without religion. Whatever may be conceded...
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History of all nations, from the earliest periods to the present time; or ...

S.G Goodrich - 1851
...Vandals, passed into Africa, and marched toward Carthage, where the wrecks of Rome had taken refuge. He arrived before the city ; and while his troops...commanded its guards to open the gates. "' To whom ?' said they. "' To the king of the earth and the sea,' replied the conqueror. " Not content with the...
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A HISTORY OF ALL NATIONS FROM THE EARLIEST PERIODS TO THE PRESENT TIME OR ...

S.G. GOODRICH - 1857
...foot of the walls were the shrieks and curses of those who slipped in gore and fell in the mêlée ; on the steps of the amphitheatre, were the songs of...flutes. "After taking full possession of the city, Genserie presented himself *t the circus, and commanded its guards to open the gates. " ' To whom ?...
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Discourses, Charges, Addresses, Pastoral Letters, Etc. Etc

Alonzo Potter - 1858 - 453 pages
...were mounting the ramparts, the people were descending to the circus. Without was the tumult of arms ; within, the resounding echoes of the games. At the...on the steps of the amphitheatre were the songs of the musicians, and the sounds of accompanying flutes." So elsewhere. Too idle and cowardly to march...
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Discourses, charges, addresses, pastoral letters, etc. etc

Alonzo Potter - 1858 - 453 pages
...were mounting the ramparts, the people were descending to the circus. Without was the tumult of arms; •within, the resounding echoes of the games. At...on the steps of the amphitheatre were the songs of the musicians, and the sounds of accompanying flutes." So elsewhere. Too idle and cowardly to march...
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