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" But with a crash like thunder Fell every loosened beam, And like a dam the mighty wreck Lay right athwart the stream ; And a long shout of triumph Rose from the walls of Rome As to the highest turret-tops Was splashed the yellow foam. "
Eclectic Museum of Foreign Literature, Science and Art - Page 205
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 71

1843
...dam, the mighty wreck Lay right athwart the stream ; And a long shout of triumph Rose from the walls of Rome, As to the highest turret-tops Was splashed...burst the curb, and bounded Rejoicing to be free; And whirling down, in fierce career, Battlement, and plank, and pier, Rushed headlong to the sea. Alone...
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The Cambridge Book of Poetry and Song: Selected from English and American ...

Charlotte Fiske Bates Rogé - American poetry - 1832 - 882 pages
...triumph Rose, from the walls of Rome, As to the highest turret-tops Was splashed the yellow foatu. And like a horse unbroken. When first he feels the...burst the curb, and bounded, Rejoicing to be free; And whirling down, in fierce career, Battlement, and plank, and pier, Hushed headlong to the sea. Alone...
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The London University Magazine, Volume 1

English literature - 1842
...dam, the mighty wreck Lay right athwart the stream : And a long shout of triumph Rose from the walls of Rome, As to the highest turret-tops Was splashed...burst the curb, and bounded, Rejoicing to be free ; And whirling down, in fierce career, Battlement, and plank, and pier, Rushed headlong to the sea."...
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Lays of Ancient Rome

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - Rome - 1843 - 191 pages
...triumph Hose from the walls of Rome, As to the highest turret-tops Was splashed the yellow foam. 56. And, like a horse unbroken When first he feels the...burst the curb, and bounded, Rejoicing to be free ; And whirling down, in fierce career, Battlement, and plank, and pier, Rushed headlong to the sea,...
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Lays of Ancient Rome

Thomas Babington baron Macaulay - 1843 - 191 pages
...dam, the mighty wreck Lay right athwart the stream: And a long shout of triumph Rose from the walls of Rome, As to the highest turret-tops Was splashed the yellow foam. 56. And, like a horse unbroken When first he feels the rein, The furious river struggled hard, And...
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Critical and Miscellaneous Essays, Volume 4

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - Great Britain - 1843
...dam, the mighty wreck Lay right athwart the stream: And a long shout of triumph Rose from the walls of Rome, As to the highest turret-tops Was splashed the yellow foam. 56. And, like a horse unbroken When first he feels the rein, The furious river struggled hard, And...
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English poetry, for use in the schools of the Collegiate institution ...

English poetry - 1844
...dam, the mighty wreck Lay right athwart the stream : And a long shout of triumph Rose from the walls of Rome, As to the highest turret-tops Was splashed...burst the curb, and bounded, Rejoicing to be free ; And whirling down, in fierce career, Battlement, and plank, and pier, Rushed headlong to the sea....
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The Poets and Poetry of England, in the Nineteenth Century

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - Authors, English - 1845 - 504 pages
...And a long shout of triumph Rose from the walls of Rome As to the highest turret-tops Was splash'd the yellow foam. And, like a horse unbroken When first...feels the rein, The furious river struggled hard, And toss'd his tawny mane ; And burst the curb, and bounded, Rejoicing to be free ; And whirling down,...
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The Modern Poetical Speaker; Or, a Collection of Pieces Adapted for ...

Modern poetical speaker, Fanny Bury PALLISER - 1845
...And a long shout of triumph Kose from the walls of Rome, As to the highest turret-tops Was splash'd the yellow ' foam. And, like a horse unbroken, When...feels the rein, The furious river struggled hard, And toss'd his tawny inane ; And burst the curb, and bounded, Rejoicing to be free ; And whirling down,...
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The Poets and Poetry of England: In the Nineteenth Century

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - Authors, English - 1846 - 504 pages
...And a long shout of triumph Rose from the walls of Rome As to the highest turret-tops Was splash'd the yellow foam. And, like a horse unbroken When first...feels the rein, The furious river struggled hard, And toss'd his tawny mane ; And burst the curb, and bounded, Rejoicing to be free ; And whirling down,...
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