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" We know the forest round us, As seamen know the sea. We know its walls of thorny vines, Its glades of reedy grass, Its safe and silent islands Within the dark morass. "
Harper's Magazine - Page 14
edited by - 1858
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The National Orator;: Consisting of Selections, Adapted for Rhetorical ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - American literature - 1832 - 284 pages
...destruction. LXV. — SONG OF MARION'S MBN.* William C. Bryant. OUR band is few, but true and tried, Our leader frank and bold ; The British soldier trembles...When Marion's name is told. Our fortress is the good green wood, Our tent the cypress tree ; We know the forest round us, As seamen know the sea. We know...
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The Atlantic club-book: being sketches in prose and verse

Literary Criticism - 1834
...use their expression, " like a gentleman and a Christian." OUR band is few, but true and tried, Our leader frank and bold ; The British soldier trembles...Our fortress is the good green-wood, Our tent the cypress tree ; We know the forest round us, As seamen know the sea. We know its walls of thorny vines,...
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Cobb's Sequel to the Juvenile Readers: Comprising a Selection of Lessons in ...

Lyman Cobb - Readers - 1834 - 215 pages
...interesting portion of the annals of th« American Revolution.] 1» Our band is few, but true and tried, Our leader, frank and bold ; The British soldier trembles...When Marion's name is told. Our fortress is the good green wood, Our tent the cypress tree ; We know the forest round us, As seamen know the sea. We know...
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Horse Shoe Robinson: A Tale of the Tory Ascendency, Volume 2

John Pendleton Kennedy - Albemarle County (Va.) - 1835
...and happiest of mortals. CHAPTER XVI. Oar fortress is the good green wood, Our tent the cypress tree, -We know the forest round us As seamen know the sea.....walls of thorny vines, Its glades of reedy grass, Its sale and silent islands Withjn the dark morass. — Bryant. THE faithful Horse Shoe being thus left...
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Poems

William Cullen Bryant - American poetry - 1836 - 274 pages
...bold ; The British soldier trembles When Marion's name is told. Our fortress is the good green wood, Our tent the cypress-tree ; We know the forest round...Its safe and silent islands Within the dark morass. Wo to the English soldiery That little dread us near ! On them shall light at midnight A strange and...
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The American Quarterly Review, Volume 20

1836
...reasoning, certainly sympathizing, steeds dash down the wind. " Our band is few, but true and tried Our leader frank and bold ; The British soldier trembles...When Marion's name is told. Our fortress is the good green wood, Our tent the cypress-tree ; We know the forest round us, As seamen know the sea. We know...
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Poems

William Cullen Bryant - American poetry - 1836 - 274 pages
...song, All night, with none to hear. 11 SONG OF MARION'S MEN, OUR band is few, but true and tried, Our leader frank and bold ; The British soldier trembles...When Marion's name is told. Our fortress is the good green wood, Our tent the cypress-tree ; We know the forest round us, As seamen know the sea. We know...
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The Laurel: a Gift for All Seasons: Being a Collection of Poems

American poetry - 1836 - 252 pages
...MARION'S MEN. BY WM. CULLEN BRYANT. OUR band is few, but true and tried, Our leader frank and bold j The British soldier trembles When Marion's name is told. Our fortress is the good green wood, Our tent the cypress tree ; We know the forest round us, We know its walls of thorny vine*,...
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The Young Man's Book of Elegant Poetry: Comprising Selections from the Works ...

American poetry - 1838 - 320 pages
...use their expression, "like a gentleman and a Christian." OUR band is few, but true and tried, Our leader frank and bold ; The British soldier trembles...Our fortress is the good green-wood. Our tent the cypress tree ; We know the forest round us, As seamen know the sea. We know its walls of thorny vines,...
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Greyslaer: A Romance of the Mohawk, Volume 1

Charles Fenno Hoffman - American literature - 1840 - 503 pages
...through the door, and was him•elf the last to retire from the scene. CHAPTER V. EVENING VISITERS. " Our fortress is the good greenwood, Our tent the cypress-tree,...walls of thorny vines, Its glades of reedy grass, _ Its safe and silent islands Within the deep morass." — BBTANT. " I RAYTHER guess," quoth Balt,...
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