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" He threw his blood-stain'd sword, in thunder, down ; And, with a withering look, The war-denouncing trumpet took, And blew a blast so loud and dread, Were ne'er prophetic sounds so full of woe... "
The Poetical Works of Mr. William Collins: With a Prefatory Essay, - Page 84
by William Collins, Mrs. Barbauld (Anna Letitia) - 1802 - 124 pages
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Travels in Various Countries of Europe, Asia and Africa: Scandinavia

Edward Daniel Clarke - Africa - 1824
...; where, being safe from all chance of approach on our part, she gave to the lure its full power, " And blew a. blast so loud and dread, " Were ne'er prophetic sounds 10 fu1! of woe." They have also a shorter kind of trumpet, which is more musical, about two feet in...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1825 - 372 pages
...responsive voice was heard at every close ; And Hope, enchanted, smil'd, and wav'd her golden hair; And longer had she sung — but, with a frown, Revenge...and dread, Were ne'er prophetic sounds so full of wo ; And, ever and anon, lie beat The doubling drum wit!, furious heat : And though, sometimes, each...
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Select Poets of Great Britain: To which are Prefixed, Criticial Notices of ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1825 - 562 pages
...And Hope enehanted smil'd, and wav'd her golden And longer had she sung — but, with a frown, [hair. Revenge impatient rose : He threw his blood-stain'd...sword in thunder down, And, with a withering look, The war-denouneing trumpet took, And blew a blast so loud and dread, \Yere ne'er prophetie sounds so full...
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The Romance of the Forest: Interspersed with Some Pieces of Poetry, Volume 2

Ann Ward Radcliffe - English fiction - 1825
...L THE ROMANCE OF THE FOREST. CHAPTER XII. -' And Hope enchanted smil'd, and wav'd her golden hair : And longer had she sung - but with a frown, Revenge impatient rose. Oik to the Passions. THE dawn of morning now trembled through the clouds, when the travellers stopped...
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Elegant Extracts: Pindaric, Horatian, and other odes

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1826
...responsive voice was heard at every close ; And Hope, enchanted, smil'd, and wav'd her golden hair. And longer had she sung ;— but, with a frown, Revenge...and dread, Were ne'er prophetic sounds so full of wo ! And, ever and anon, he beat The doublirag drum, with furious heat. And, though sometimes, each...
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The elementary elocutionist: a selection of pieces in prose and verse, by J ...

John White (A.M.) - 1826
...and wav'd her golden And longer had she sung—but, with a frown, Qhair. He threw his blood-stained sword in thunder down ; And, with a withering look,...trumpet took, And blew a blast, so loud and dread, Revenge impatient rose. Were ne'er prophetic sounds so full of woe : And ever and anon, he beat The...
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The Percy Anecdotes: Original and Select, Volume 10

Anecdotes - 1826
...band of General Grosvenor were celebrating Jiis return, he placed himself in the midst of them — " and blew a blast so loud and dread, Were ne'er prophetic sounds so full of woe." The derangement thus occasioned, induced the general to call him up to him ; when, after a few wcmls,...
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The Edinburgh Magazine and Literary Miscellany, Volume 84

English literature - 1819
...; where, being sale from all chance of approach on our part, she gave to the lure its full power, " And blew a blast so loud and dread, Were ne'er prophetic sounds so full of woe." They have also a shorter kind of trumpet, which is more musical, about two feet in length, made in...
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The Poetical Works of William Collins

William Collins, Samuel Johnson, Alexander Dyce, John Langhorne - 1827 - 208 pages
...sword, in thunder, down; VARIATION. Ver. 30. The first edition has; What was thy delightful measure 1 And with a withering look, The war-denouncing trumpet...dread, Were ne'er prophetic sounds so full of woe! 45 And, ever and anon, he beat The doubling drum, with furious heat; And though sometimes, each dreary...
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The poetical works of William Collins, with observations of dr. Langhorne ...

William Collins - 1827
...soft responsive voice was heard at every close, And Hope enchanted smil'd, and wav'd her golden hair. And longer had she sung ; — but, with a frown, Revenge impatient rose : 40 He threw his blood-stain'd sword, in thunder, down ; VARIATION. Ver. 30. The first edition has...
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