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" As the troubled noise of the ocean when roll the waves on high ; as the last peal of the thunder of heaven ; such is the noise of battle. "
The poems of Ossian, tr. by J. Macpherson. To which are prefixed ... - Page 169
1845
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The Writer: Being One of a Series of Handbooks Upon Practical Expression, a ...

George Lansing Raymond, George Post Wheeler - English language - 1893 - 203 pages
...spears fall like circles of light which gild the stormy face of night. " As the noise of the troubled ocean when roll the waves on high, as the last peal of thundering heaven, such is the noise of battle. Though Cormac's hundred bards were there, feeble were...
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Age of Chivalry; Or, King Arthur and His Knights

Thomas Bulfinch, John Loughran Scott - Celts - 1900 - 405 pages
...mix and roar on the plain ; loud, rough and dark in battle meet Lochlin and Innisfail. Chief mixes his strokes with chief, and man with man ; steel,...are cleft on high. Blood bursts and smokes around. Strings twang on the polished yews. Darts rush along the sky. Spears fall like the circles of light...
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The handbook of oratory: a cyclopedia of authorities on oratory as an art ...

William Vincent Byars - Oratory - 1901 - 533 pages
...meet and mix, and roar on the plain : loud> rough, and dark in battle meet Lochlin and Inisfail. ... As the troubled noise of the ocean when roll the waves...peal of the thunder of heaven; such is the noise of the battle." Except in the position of the verb in the first two similes, the theoretically best arrangement...
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The cyclopedia of oratory: a handbook of authorities on oratory as an art ...

W. V. Byars - 1901 - 557 pages
...meet and mix, and roar on the plain : loud rough, and dark in battle meet Lochlin and Inisfail. ... As the troubled noise of the ocean when roll the waves...peal of the thunder of heaven; such is the noise of the battle. Except in the position of the verb in the first two similes, the theoretically best arrangement...
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The Young folks' library: A book of famous myths and legends

Thomas Bailey Aldrich - 1901
...Lochlin and Innis-fail. Chief mixes his strokes with chief, and man with man; steel, clanging, sounds on steel. Helmets are cleft on high. Blood bursts and smokes around. Strings murmur on the polished yews. Darts rush along the sky. Spears fall like the circles of light,...
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The Development of the Feeling for Nature in the Middle Ages and Modern Times

Alfred Biese - Nature - 1905 - 376 pages
...when it shines to the beam of the west. Thy breasts are two smooth rocks seen from Branno of streams. As the troubled noise of the ocean when roll the waves...peal of the thunder of heaven, such is the noise of battle. As autumn's dark storms pour from two echoing hills, towards each other approached the heroes....
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Representative Essays on the Theory of Style

William Tenney Brewster - English language - 1905 - 354 pages
...meet and mix, and roar on the plain : loud, rough, and dark in battle meet Lochlin and Inisfail. ... As the troubled noise of the ocean when roll the waves...as the last peal of the thunder of heaven ; such is noise of the battle. Except in the position of the verb in the first two similes, the theoretically...
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The Development of the Feeling for Nature in the Middle Ages and Modern Times

Alfred Biese - Nature - 1905 - 376 pages
...rising hill. fc* the beam of the west. Thy breasts are two smooth rocks seen from Branno of streams. As the troubled noise of the ocean when roll the waves on high ; as the last peal of the 1 1 mn<jcr of heaven, such is the noise of battle. As autumn's dark storms pour from two echoing hills,...
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Essays

Herbert Spencer - Philosophy - 1910
...plain: loud, rough, and dark in battle meet Lochlin and Inisfnil. • * * As the noise of the troubled ocean when roll the waves on high; as the last peal of the thunder of heaven; such is the din of war." Except in the position of the verb in the first two similes, the theoretically best arrangement...
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World Literature and Its Place in General Culture

Richard Green Moulton - Literature - 1911 - 502 pages
...Lochlin and Inis-fail. Chief mixes his strokes with chief, and man with man : steel, clanging, sounds on steel. Helmets are cleft on high. Blood bursts and smokes around. Strings murmur on the polished yews. Darts rush along the sky. Spears fall like the circles of light,...
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