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" Here bring the last gifts ! — and with these The last lament be said ; Let all that pleased, and yet may please, Be buried with the dead. ' Beneath his head the hatchet hide, That he so stoutly swung ; And place the bear's fat haunch beside — The... "
Journal of Science, and Annals of Astronomy, Biology, Geology, Industrial ... - Page 350
1870
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Two Trips to Gorilla Land and the Cataracts of the Congo, Volume 1

Sir Richard Francis Burton - Africa, West - 1876 - 261 pages
...against these customs, which are evidently of sentimental origin — " Now bring the last sad gifts, with these The last lament be said ; Let all that pleased and still may please Be buried with the dead." The bier was borne by slaves, as the head men would not...
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Handbook of Archaeology: Egyptian-Greek-Etruscan-Roman

Hodder Michael Westropp - Archaeology - 1878 - 600 pages
...the funeral rites of an Indian tribe, as thus beautifully embodied in a poetic dirge by Schiller : " Here bring the last gifts ! and with these The last...pleased, and yet may please, Be buried with the dead." — Sir EB LYTTON. The origin of the custom of placing objects belonging to the deceased with him in...
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Quarterly Journal of Science, and Annals of Mining, Metallurgy ..., Volume 7

Science - 1870
...world, evidently when introduced by the early Church had reference to the heathen practice of pkcing objects highly esteemed in the grave with the dead.*...gifts ! and with these The last lament be said ; Let nil that pleased, and yet may please, Bo buried with the dead. Beneath his head the hatchet hide That...
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Fossil Men and Their Modern Representatives: An Attempt to Illustrate the ...

Sir John William Dawson - Fossil hominids - 1880 - 348 pages
...richest funeral gifts, and covered with the heaped-up soil. " Here bring the last gifts, and with them The last lament be said, Let all that pleased and yet may please Be buried with the dead." The arrangements of burial differed among different tribes. In ancient Micmac graves, in Prince Edward...
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Prehistoric Races of the United States of America

John Wells Foster - Mound-builders - 1881 - 399 pages
...beginning " Bringet her die letzten Gaben," which have been truthfully rendered by Sir EL Bulwer: f " Here bring the last gifts ! — and with these The...bear's fat haunch beside — The journey hence is tong ' " And let the knife new-sharpened be, That on the battle-day Shore with quick strokes — he...
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Lobb's theological quarterly (with which is incorporated 'Dickinson's ...

...characteristic features in a poetic dirge. I give Bulwer's translation, as quoted by Sir Charles Lyell : " Here bring the last gifts ! — and with these The...! " And let the knife new sharpened be That on the battle day Shore with quick strokes — he took but three — The foeman's scalp away ! " The paints...
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Pre-historic Races of the United States of America

John Wells Foster - Mound-builders - 1887 - 399 pages
...beginning " Bringet her die letzten Gaben," which have been truthfully rendered by Sir EL Bulwer : f " Here bring the last gifts ! — and with these The...fat haunch beside — • The journey hence is long t •' And let the knife new-sharpened be, That on the battle-day Shore with quick strokes — he took...
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PalŠolithic Man in N.W. Middlesex

John Allen Brown - Archaeology - 1887 - 227 pages
...which commences with "Bringet her die letzten Gaben," and which Sir EL Bulwer has thus translated : — Here bring the last gifts ! and with these The last...his head the hatchet hide That he so stoutly swung; * "Ten years diggings in Celtic and Saxon Gravehills " — "Vestiges of the Antiquities of Derbyshire."...
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PalŠolithic Man in N.W. Middlesex

John Allen Brown - Archaeology - 1887 - 227 pages
...Sir EL Bulwer has thus translated : — Here bring the last gifts ! and with these The last lament he said ; Let all that pleased, and yet may please, Be...his head the hatchet hide That he so stoutly swung; * "Ten years diggings in Celtic and Saxon Gravehills " — "Vestiges of the Antiquities of Derbyshire."...
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Modern Science in Bible Lands

Sir John William Dawson - Bible and geology - 1889 - 606 pages
...creed of palaeocosmic man is that summed up by Lyell in his quotation of the lines, — " Bring here the last gifts, and with these The last lament be...pleased and yet may please Be buried with the dead." One remark of the Belgian geologists must be noticed here. The deposits of the mammoth ago, and it...
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