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" There was a sound of revelry by night, And Belgium's capital had gather'd then Her Beauty and her Chivalry, and bright The lamps shone o'er fair women and brave men; A thousand hearts beat happily; and when Music arose with its voluptuous swell, Soft... "
The Works of Lord Byron: Complete in One Volume - Page 26
by George Gordon Nol Byron - 1826 - 776 pages
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An Essay on Elocution: With Elucidatory Passages from Various Authors

John Hanbury Dwyer - 1843
...AND BATTLE OF WATERLOO. THERE was a sound of revelry by night, And Belgium's capital hail gathered then Her beauty and her Chivalry, and bright The lamps...when Music arose with its voluptuous swell, Soft eyes lookei! love to eyes which spake again, And all went merry as a marriage-bell ; But hush! hark! a deep...
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The New Purchase: Or, Seven and a Half Years in the Far West, Volume 2

Baynard Rush Hall - Bloomington (Ind.) - 1843
...unending reality ? CHAPTER LV. " There was a Bound of revelry by night. And Belgium's capital had gathered then Her beauty and her chivalry ; and bright The...when Music arose with its voluptuous swell, Soft eyes looked love to eyes which spake again, And all went merry as a marriage bell — But hush ! hark !...
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Lives of Celebrated American Indians

Samuel Griswold Goodrich - Indians - 1844 - 315 pages
...Byron describes the scene in the following stanzas, which are among the finest ever penned : " There was a sound of revelry by night, And Belgium's capital...voluptuous swell, Soft eyes look'd love to eyes which spoke again, And all went merry as a marriage bell ; But hush ! hark ! a deep sound strikes like a...
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Famous Men of Modern Times, Volume 1

Samuel Griswold Goodrich - Biography - 1844 - 315 pages
...Byron describes the scene in the following stanzas, which are among the finest ever penned : " There was a sound of revelry by night, And Belgium's capital...voluptuous swell, Soft eyes look'd love to eyes which spoke again, And all went merry as a marriage bell ; But hush ! hark ! a deep sound strikes like a...
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Elements of Rhetoric and Literary Criticism: With Copious Practical ...

James Robert Boyd - English language - 1844 - 306 pages
...his blood — shall he expire, And unrevenged ? Arise, ye Goths ! and glut your ire ! WATERLOO. There was a sound of revelry by night, And Belgium's capital...women and brave men ; A thousand hearts beat happily, a^id when Music arose with its voluptuous swell, Soft eyes look'd love to eyes which spake again, And...
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The Common School Speaker: A New Collection of Original and Selected Pieces ...

William Bentley Fowle - Recitations - 1844 - 288 pages
...the mournful conclusion. There was a sound of revelry hy night, And Belgium's capital had gathered then Her beauty and her chivalry, and bright The lamps...when Music arose with its voluptuous swell, Soft eyes looked love to eyes which spake again, And all went merry as a marriage-bell ; But hush ! hark ! a...
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The American Common-school Reader and Speaker: Being a Selection of Pieces ...

John Goldsbury, William Russell - American literature - 1844 - 428 pages
...[Marked as LESSON LII.] [ — ] There was a sound ' of revelry by night, And Belgium's capital II had gather'd : then | •< Her beauty ' and her chivalry...[| ] A thousand hearts | beat happily, and when [x] < Music ' arose ' with its voluptuous swill, Soft eyes | look'd love ' to eyes which spake again...
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The general reciter; a unique selection of the most admired and popular ...

General reciter - 1845
...fields ! king-making Victory ? There was a sound of revelry by night, And Belginm's capital had gnther'd then Her beauty and her chivalry; and bright The lamps...to eyes which spake again, And all went merry as a marriage bell : — But hush ! hark ! a deep sound strikes like a rising knell ! Did ye not hear it...
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Studies in English poetry [an anthology] with biogr. sketches and notes by J ...

Joseph Payne - 1845
...THE EVE OF THE BATTLE.5 THERE was a sound of revelry by night,3 And Belgium's capital had gathered then Her beauty and her chivalry, and bright The lamps...when Music arose with its voluptuous swell, Soft eyes looked love to eyes which spake again, And all went merry as a marriage-bell ; But hush ! hark ! a...
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Orthophony: Or, Vocal Culture in Elocution: A Manual of Elementary Exercises ...

James Edward Murdoch, William Russell - Elocution - 1845 - 336 pages
...OF WATERLOO. — Byron. There was a sound of revelry hy night ; And Belgium's capital had gathered then Her Beauty and her Chivalry ; and bright The...when Music arose with its voluptuous swell, Soft eyes looked love to eyes which spake again, And all went merry as a marriage bell ; — But hush ! hark...
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