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" NOT a drum was heard, not a funeral note, As his corse to the rampart we hurried ; Not a soldier discharged his farewell shot O'er the grave where our hero we buried. We buried him darkly at dead of night, The sods with our bayonets turning ; By the struggling... "
The English Poets: Wordsworth to Tennyson - Page 324
edited by - 1894
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Russell's American Elocutionist ...: Comprising "Lessons in Enunciation ...

William Russell - Elocution - 1854 - 376 pages
...hence, proclaim, cry it about the streets !" EXERCISES ON PITCH. Low Notes. " Not a drum was heard, nor a funeral note, As his corse to the rampart we hurried...buried. We buried him darkly, at dead of night, The sod with our bayonets turning, By the struggling moonbeam's misty light, , And the lantern dimly burning?'...
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Gleanings from the Poets: For Home and School

Poetry - 1854 - 430 pages
...the rampart we hurried ; Not a soldier discharged his farewell shot O'er the grave where our hero was buried. We buried him darkly at dead of night, The...dimly burning. No useless coffin enclosed his breast, Nor in sheet, nor in shroud, we bound him ; But he lay like a warrior taking his rest, With his martial...
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The English Language, Volume 2

Robert Gordon Latham - English language - 1855
...fair hexameters' may be made out of the well-known lines on the Burial of Sir John Moore : Not a drum was Heard, not a funeral note, as his corse to...Moonbeam's misty light and the lantern dimly burning. Lightly they 'i1 Talk of the spirit that 's gone, and o'er his cold ashes upbraid him, But little he...
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Gleanings from the Poets for Home and School

1855
...the rampart we hurried ; Not a soldier discharged his farewell shot O'er the grave where our hero was buried. We buried him darkly at dead of night. The...dimly burning. No useless coffin enclosed his breast, Nor in sheet, nor in shroud, we bound him ; But he lay like a warrior taking his rest, With his martial...
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Gleanings from the Poets, for Home and School

American poetry - 1855 - 430 pages
...the rampart we hurried ; Not a soldier discharged his farewell shot O'er the grave where our hero was buried. We buried him darkly at dead of night,...dimly burning. No useless coffin enclosed his breast, Nor in sheet, nor in shroud, we bound him ; But he lay like a warrior taking his rest, With his martial...
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Notes and Queries

Questions and answers - 1856
...the affecting account of the Burial of Sir John Moore, in the Edinburgh Annual Register. ! " Not a drum was heard, not a funeral note, As his corse to...burning. " No useless coffin enclosed his breast*, Nor in sheet nor in shroud we bound him ; But he lay like a warrior taking his rest, With his martial...
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Select specimens of English poetry

Edward Hughes - 1856
...followivg wards : Heard and Herd. Lay and Lie. Corse, or Corpse, and Corps. Hollowed and Hallowed. NOT a drum was heard, not a funeral note, As his corse to...lantern dimly burning. No useless coffin enclosed his breast,1 Not in sheet or in shroud we wound him ; But he lay like a warrior taking his rest, With his...
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The ballads of Ireland, collected and ed. by E. Hayes

Edward Hayes (collector of ballads) - Law - 1856
...their souls, at the Judgment, not sever as wide ! THE BURIAL OF SIR JOHN MOORE. BY REV. C. WOLFE. NOT a drum was heard, not a funeral note, As his corse to...light, And the lantern dimly burning. No useless coffin enclos'd his breast, Not in sheet or in shroud we bound him ; But he lay like a warrior taking his...
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The Ballads of Ireland, Volume 2

William Kenealy - Ballads, Irish - 1856
...their souls, at the Judgment, not sever as wide ! THE BURIAL OF SIR JOHN MOORE. BY REY. C. WOLFE. NOT a drum was heard, not a funeral note, As his corse to...light, And the lantern dimly burning. No useless coffin enclos'd his breast, Not in sheet or in shroud we bound him ; But he lay like a warrior taking his...
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Self-culture in Reading, Speaking, and Conversation: Designed for the Use of ...

William Sherwood - Conversation - 1856 - 383 pages
...SIR Joux MOORE, 1809. Rev. Charles Wolfe. B. m Dublin, 1791 ; d. 1823. Not a drum was heard, nor a funeral note, As his corse to the rampart we hurried...sods with our bayonets turning ; By the struggling moonbeams misty light, And a lantern dimly burning. No useless coffin enclosed his "breast, Nor in...
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