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" Rome, in the height of her glory, is not to be compared ; a power which has dotted over the surface of the whole globe with her possessions and military posts, whose morning drum-beat, following the sun, and keeping company with the hours, circles the... "
Anecdotes of Public Men - Page 135
by John Wien Forney - 1881
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A statistical account of the British empire, Volume 2

John Ramsay M'Culloch - 1839
...and subjugation, Rome, in the height of her glory, is not to be compared ; which has dotted over the globe with her possessions and military posts ; whose...following the sun and keeping company with the hours, encircles the earth with one continuous and unbroken strain." But it is not on her power, nor the extent...
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A Collection of the Political Writings of William Leggett, Volume 1

William Leggett - United States - 1840
...power to which, for purposes of foreign conquest and subjugation, Rome, in the height of her glory, is not to be compared ; a Power which has dotted over...whole globe with her possessions and military posts j whose morning drum-beat, following the sun, and keeping company with the hours, circles the earth...
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Miscellanies

Stephen Collins - Essays - 1842 - 308 pages
...of our population is more happy — better fed and clothed — than millions of the subjects of that "Power, which has dotted over the surface of the whole...following the sun, and keeping company with the hours, daily circles the earth with one unbroken strain of the martial airs of England." The public men of...
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Lecture on National Character: Delivered at the Jamaica Lyceum, L. I., April ...

James De Peyster Ogden - National characteristics, American - 1843 - 32 pages
...whom it was eloquently said, " that she had dotted over the map of the earth with her possessions, whose morning drum-beat, following the sun, and keeping company with the hours, circled the earth in one continuous and consecutive strain of the martial airs of England." They foresaw...
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The Living Age ..., Volume 36

Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell - 1853
...power to which, for purposes of foreign conquest and subjugation, Rome, in the height of her glory, is not to be compared ; a power which has dotted over...posts, whose morning drumbeat, following the sun, nnd keeping company with the hours, circles the earth with one continuous nnd unbroken strain of the...
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The History of the Church of England in the Colonies and Foreign ..., Volume 1

James Stuart Murray Anderson - Great Britain - 1845
...height of her glory, was not to be compared, — a power which has dotted over the whole surface of the globe with her possessions and military posts, —...earth daily with one continuous and unbroken strain of its martial airs15?' These words, assuredly, " See inthe Appendix, No. III., gions which are under...
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The Churchman's monthly review

1846
...height of her glory, was not to be compared, — a power which has dotted over the whole surface of the globe with her possessions and military posts, —...earth daily with one continuous and unbroken strain of its martial airs?"2 These words, assuredly, are not a vain hyperbole, the mere effusions of a glowing,...
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The British World in the East: A Guide Historical, Moral, and ..., Volume 2

Leitch Ritchie - Australia - 1846
...the earth ; and as for the extent of her territory, to use the felicitous language of Webster, " her morning drumbeat following the sun, and keeping company...earth daily with one continuous and unbroken strain of its martial airs." When the author of these volumes was invited to prepare a Survey of the British...
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The American Whig Review, Volume 6

1847
...indeed not without concern that we feel compelled to state, that the illustrious founders of that " power, which has dotted over the surface of the whole...following the sun, and keeping company with the hours, encircles the earth daily with one continuous and unbroken strain of the martial airs of England,"...
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American Whig Review, Volume 6

1847
...the illustrious founders of that " power, which has dotted over the surface of the whole globe wilh her possessions and military posts — whose morning...following the sun, and keeping company with the hours, eucirdes the earth daily with one continuous and unbroken strain of the martial airs of England," couldn't...
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