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" Meanwhile the Tuscan army, Right glorious to behold, Came flashing back the noonday light, Rank behind rank, like surges bright Of a broad sea of gold. Four hundred trumpets sounded A peal of warlike glee, As that great host with measured tread, And spears... "
Critical and Miscellaneous Essays - Page 290
by Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1854
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The Cambridge Book of Poetry and Song: Selected from English and American ...

Charlotte Fiske Bates Rogé - 1832 - 882 pages
...commons, Seized hatchet, bar, and crow, And smote upon the planks above, And loosed the props below, Meanwhile the Tuscan army, Right glorious to behold....host with measured tread, And spears advanced, and en.'igns spread. Rolled slowly towards the bridge's head. Where stow! the dauntless three. The three...
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Lays of Ancient Rome

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1843 - 191 pages
...Commons Seized hatchet, bar, and crow, And smote upon the planks above, And loosed the props below. 35. Meanwhile the Tuscan army, Right glorious to behold,...measured tread, And spears advanced, and ensigns spread, Rolled slowly towards the bridge's head, Where stood the dauntless Three. 36. The Three stood calm...
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English poetry, for use in the schools of the Collegiate institution ...

English poetry - 1844
...Lartius, and Herminius undertake to keep back the euemy from passing the bridge till it can be hewn down.] Meanwhile the Tuscan army, Right glorious to behold,...measured tread, And spears advanced, and ensigns spread, Rolled slowly towards the bridge's head, Where stood the dauntless Three. The Three stood calm and...
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The Poets and Poetry of England: In the Nineteenth Century

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - 1845 - 504 pages
...commons Seized hatchet, bar, and crow, And smote upon the planks above, And loosed the props below. Meanwhile the Tuscan army, Right glorious to behold,...measured tread, And spears advanced, and ensigns spread, Roll'd slowly towards the bridge's head, Where stood the dauntless Three. The Three stood calm and...
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The Modern Poetical Speaker; Or, a Collection of Pieces Adapted for ...

Modern poetical speaker, Fanny Bury PALLISER - 1845
...Commons, Seiz'd hatchet, bar, and crow, And smote upon the planks above, And loos'd the props below. Meanwhile the Tuscan army, Right glorious to behold,...sounded A peal of warlike glee, As that great host, with measur'd tread, And spears advanc'd, and ensigns spread, Roll'd slowly towards the bridge's head, Where...
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The Poets and Poetry of England: In the Nineteenth Century

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - 1846 - 504 pages
...commons Seized hatchet, bar, and crow, And smote upon the planks above, And loosed the props below. Meanwhile the Tuscan army, Right glorious to behold,...measured tread, And spears advanced, and ensigns spread, Roll'd slowly towards the bridge's head, Where stood the dauntless Three. The Three stood calm and...
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Lays of Ancient Rome

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1849 - 210 pages
...Commons Seized hatchet, bar, and crow, And smote upon the planks above, And loosed the props below. XXXV. Meanwhile the Tuscan army, Right glorious to behold,...measured tread, And spears advanced, and ensigns spread, Rolled slowly towards the bridge's head, Where stood the dauntless Three. • XXXVI. The Three stood...
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The second Poetical reading book, compiled, with notes, by W. McLeod

Walter McLeod - 1850
...Lartius, and Henninins undertake to keep back the enemy from passing the bridge till it can be hewn down.] Meanwhile the Tuscan army, Right glorious to behold,...noonday light, Rank behind rank, like surges bright A peal of warlike glee, As that great host, with measured tread, And spears advanced, and ensigns spread,...
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The United States Democratic Review, Volume 26

1850
...reflected on the bosom of the dark blue sea. But not only has blue steel turned golden, but •• — that great host, with measured tread. And spears advanced, and ensigns spread, Roll'd slowiy towards the bridge's head, Where stood the dauntless three." Here an army which comes...
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Lays of Ancient Rome: With "Ivry" and "The Armada"

Thomas Babington Macaulay - 1851 - 240 pages
...And smote upon the planks 'above, And loosed the props below. XXXV. Meanwhile the Tuscan army, Eight glorious to behold, Came flashing back the noonday...measured tread, And spears advanced, and ensigns spread, Rolled slowly towards the bridge's head, Where stood the dauntless Three. XXXVI. The Three stood calm...
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