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" And the widows of Ashur are loud in their wail, And the idols are broke in the temple of Baal; And the might of the Gentile, unsmote by the sword, Hath melted like snow in the glance of the Lord! "
The Works of Lord Byron: Complete in One Volume - Page 584
by George Gordon Nol Byron - 1826 - 776 pages
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Guy's learner's poetic task book, a selection from the modern British poets

Joseph Guy - 1849
...through it there roll'd not the breath of his pride, And the foam of his gasping lay white on the turf, And cold as the spray of the rock-beating surf. And...tents were all silent, the banners alone, The lances unlifted, the trumpet unblown. And the widows of Ashur are loud in their wail, And the idols are broke...
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The British orator

Thomas King Greenbank - 1849
...of the sleepers waxed deadly and chill, And their hearts but once heaved, and for ever grew still! And there lay the rider distorted and pale, With the...tents were all silent, the banners alone, The lances unlifted, the trumpet unblown. And the widows of Ashur are loud in their wail, And the idols are broke...
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Elements of English Grammar for the Use of Ladies' Schools

Robert Gordon Latham - 1849 - 100 pages
...mail ; And the tnts were all silent, the banners a!6ne, The lances unlifted, the trumpet unb!6wn. 6. And the widows of A'shur are loud in their wail, And...in the temple of Baal, And the might of the Gentile unsmote by the sword Hath mflted like sn6w in the glance of the Lord. — BYRON. 186. In the English...
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The Bible class book

Charles Baker - 1850
...through it there roll'd not the breath of his pride ; And the foam of his gasping lay white on the turf, And cold as the spray of the rock-beating surf. And...tents were all silent, the banners alone, The lances unlifted, the trumpet unblown. And the widows of Ashur are loud in their wail, And the idols are broke...
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Lays for the Sabbath: A Collection of Religious Poetry

Religious poetry - 1850 - 288 pages
...through it there roll'd not the breath of his pride; And the foam of his gasping lay white on the turf, And cold as the spray of the rock-beating surf. And...tents were all silent, the banners alone. The lances unlifted, the trumpet unblown. And the widows of Ashur are loud in their wail, And the idols are broke...
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Beauties of the British Poets ...

George Croly - English poetry - 1850 - 395 pages
...through it there rolled not the breuth of his pride : And the foam of his gasping lay white on the turf, And cold as the spray of the rock-beating surf. And...rust on his mail ; And the tents were all silent, the baaners alone, The lances unlifted, the trumpet unblown. THE EAST. Know ye the land where the cypress...
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The literary class book; or, Readings in English literature

Robert Joseph Sullivan - 1850
...through it there rolled not the breath of his pride : And the foam of his gasping lay white on the turf, And cold as the spray of the rock-beating surf. And...With the dew on his brow, and the rust on his mail ; The tents were all silent, the banners alone, The lances unlifted, the trumpet unblown. And the widows...
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Nineveh: its rise and ruin, a course of lectures

John Blackburn - 1850
...of the sleepers wax'd heavy and chill, And their hearts but once heav'd, and for ever grew still. " And the widows of Ashur are loud in their wail, And...the temple of Baal ; And the might of the Gentile, unsmote by the sword, Hath melted like snow in the glance of the Lord." We now proceed to the last...
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English Literature of the Nineteenth Century ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1851 - 746 pages
...through it there rolled not the breath of his pride: And the foam of his gasping lay white on the turf, And cold as the spray of the rock-beating surf. And...unliftcd, the trumpet unblown. And the widows of Ashur are laid in their wail, And the idols are broke in the temple of Baal ; .. 820-1830.] BYRON. 175 And the...
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The speaker: or, Miscellaneous pieces selected from the best English writers ...

William Enfield, James Pycroft - 1851
...through it there roll'd not the breath of his pride, And the foam of his gasping lay white on the turf, And cold as the spray of the rock-beating surf. And...tents were all silent, the banners alone, The lances uulifted, the trumpet unblown. And the widows of Ashur are loud in their wail, And the idols are broke...
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