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" But to the hero, when his sword Has won the battle for the free, Thy voice sounds like a prophet's word; And in its hollow tones are heard The thanks of millions yet to be. "
The Franklin Fifth Reader: For the Use of Public and Private Schools : with ... - Page 57
1875 - 374 pages
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The Rhetorical Reader: Consisting of Instructions for Regulating the Voice ...

Ebenezer Porter - Elocution - 1838 - 304 pages
...The groan, the knell, the pall, the bier, And all we know, or dream, or fear Of agony, are thine. 5 But to the hero, when his sword Has won the battle for the free, Thy voice sounds like a prophet's word,And in its hollow tones are heard The thanks of millions yet to be. Bozzaris! with the storied...
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The American Common-place Book of Poetry, with Occasional Notes

American poetry - 1839 - 405 pages
...tear, The groan, the knell, the pall, the bier, And all we know, or dream, or fear Of agony, are thine. But to the hero, when his sword Has won the battle...word, And in its hollow tones are heard The thanks of millinns yet to be. Bozzaris! with the storied brave Greece nurtured in her glory's time, Rest thee—there...
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The American class-reader: containing a series of lessons in reading; with ...

George Willson - Printing - 1840 - 288 pages
...The groan, the knell, the pall, the bier, And all we know, or dream, or fear Of agony, are thine. 5 But to the hero, when his swor,d Has won the battle...doom without a sigh ; For -thou art Freedom's now and Fame'sOne of the few, the immortal names, That were not born to die. LESSON CVII. The Religious Cottage....
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The American Orator's Own Book: A Manual of Extemporaneous Eloquence ...

Oratory - 1840 - 279 pages
...tear, The groan, the knell, the pall, the bier, And all we know, or dream or fear Of agony, are thine. But to the hero, when his sword Has won the battle...storied brave Greece nurtured in her glory's time, Rest thee—there is no prouder grave, We tell thy doom without a sigh ; For thou art Freedom's now, and...
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The Poets of America, Volume 1

John Keese - American poetry - 1840 - 320 pages
...The groan, the knell, the pall, the bier; And all we know, or dream, or fear, Of agony, are thine. But to the hero, when his sword Has won the battle...tones are heard The thanks of millions yet to be. Come, when his task of fame is wrought — Come, with her laurel-leaf, blood-bought — Come in her...
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The Poets of America: Illustrated by One of Her Painters...

John Keese - American poetry - 1840 - 284 pages
...The groan, the knell, the pall, the bier; And all we know, or dream, or fear, Of agony, are thine. But to the hero, when his sword Has won the battle...prophet's word ; And in its hollow tones are heard Come in her crowning hour — and then Thy sunken eye's unearthly light To him is welcome as the sight...
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The lyre, fugitive poetry of the 19th century

Lyre - 1841
...tear, And all we know, or dream, or fear The groan, the knell, the pall, the bier; Of agony, are thine. But to the hero, when his sword Has won the battle,...tones are heard The thanks of millions yet to be. Come, when his task of fame is wrought— Come, with her laurel-leaf, blood-bought— Come in her crowning...
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The Lyre: Fugitive Poetry of the Nineteenth Century

English poetry - 1841 - 344 pages
...The groan, the knell, the pall, the bier ; And all we know, or dream, or fear Of agony, are thine. But to the hero, when his sword Has won the battle,...tones are heard The thanks of millions yet to be. Come, when his task of fame is wrought — Come, with her laurel-leaf, blood-bought — Come in her...
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A System of Elocution: With Special Reference to Gesture, to the Treatment ...

Andrew Comstock - Elocution - 1841 - 364 pages
...the pall', | the bien ; | And all we know, | or dream', | or fear' | Of agony, | are thine,. | 4But to the hero, | "when his sword , | Has won the battle for the free, | 4Thy voice sounds like a proph'et's word ; 2And in its hollow tones, are heard , | 4The thanks of...
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The Poets and Poetry of America: With an Historical Introduction

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - American poetry - 1842 - 468 pages
...tear, The groan, the knell, the pall, the bier; And all we know, or dream, or fear Of agony, are thine. But to the hero, when his sword Has won the battle...tones are heard The thanks of millions yet to be. Come, when his task of fame is wrought — Come, with her laurel-leaf, blood-bought — Come in her...
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