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" Tiber! father Tiber! To whom the Romans pray, A Roman's life, a Roman's arms, Take thou in charge this day ! ' So he spake, and speaking sheathed The good sword by his side, And with his harness on his back Plunged headlong in the tide. "
Journeys Through Bookland: A New and Original Plan for Reading Applied to ... - Page 18
by Charles Herbert Sylvester - 1922
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The High School Speaker: A Collection of Declamations, Poetic Pieces and ...

John Celivergos Zachos - 1873
...home ; And he spake to the noble river That rolls by the towers of Rome : " 0 ! Tiber ! father Tiber ! To whom the Romans pray, A Roman's life, a Roman's...speaking sheathed The good sword by his side, And, with hig harness on his back, Plunged headlong in the tide. No sound of joy or sorrowWas heard from either...
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The Royal readers. (Roy. sch. ser.). Ser.3. No.1,2 [2 eds.], 4, Volume 6

Nelson Thomas and sons, ltd - 1873
...the last timber had fallen, when, weighed down with armour as he was, he "plunged headlong in th« tide." No sound of joy or sorrow Was heard from either...surprise, With parted lips and straining eyes, Stood gazing where he sank : And when beneath the surges They saw his crest appear, All Rome sent forth a...
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The Midland readers and home lesson books, Book 5

Henry Major - 1873
...And he spake to the noble river 1'hat rolls by the towers of Rome : — " 0 Tiber ! Father Tiber ! To whom the Romans pray, A Roman's life, a Roman's arms, Take thou in charge this day." Horatius Codes, with two other Bomaus, kept a whole army from Borne, by deJending the entrance of a...
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The Fifth Reader

Lewis Baxter Monroe - Readers - 1873 - 312 pages
...sheathed The good sword by his side, And, with his harness on his back, Plunged headlong in the tide. XII. No sound of joy or sorrow Was heard from either bank ; But friends and foes, in dumb surprise,With parted lips and straining eyes, Stood gazing where he sank ; And when above the surges...
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Philips' series of reading books for public elementary schools, ed ..., Book 4

Philip George and son, ltd - 1874
...home ; And he spake to the noble river That rolls by the towers of Rome. " 0 Tiber I Father Tiber ! To whom the Romans pray, A Roman's life, a Roman's...surprise, With parted lips and straining eyes, Stood gazing where he sank ; And when above the surges They saw his crest appear, All Rome sent forth a rapturous...
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Lays of Ancient Rome

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1899 - 107 pages
...The white porch of his home ; And he spake to the noble river That rolls by the towers of Rome. LIX. A Roman's life, a Roman's arms, Take thou in charge this day ! " 580 So he spake, and speaking sheathed The good sword by his side, And with his harness on his...
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The Reserve

1883
...crashing bars, Of iron and of oak. » XXXIIL No sound of joy or sorrow Was heard around the place, But friends and foes in dumb surprise, With parted lips and straining eyes, Stood gazing in his face. XXIV. Forth with a shout sprang Sanders To raise him up again, But Silver lifted...
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Wise Women: Over Two Thousand Years of Spiritual Writing by Women

Susan Neunzig Cahill - Religion - 1996 - 395 pages
...twilight, then the Angel of the Last Judgment. We crossed Ponte Sant'Angelo. Oh Tiber, father Tiber, to whom the Romans pray, a Roman's life, a Roman's arms, take thou in charge this day. Though it was hardly 9 o'clock, not a carriage, scarcely a living being, as we drove slowly up Via...
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Dictionary of Quotations

Connie Robertson - Reference - 1998 - 669 pages
...'Forward!' And those before cried 'Back!' 6843 Lays of Ancient Rome 'Horatius' Oh, Tiber! father Tiber ant! And many a word, at random spoken, 6844 Lays of Ancient Rome 'Horatiiis' And even the ranks of Tuscany Could scarce forbear to cheer....
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Book of Humorous Quotations

Connie Robertson - English wit and humor - 1998 - 381 pages
...'Forward!' And those before cried 'Back!' 2685 Lays of Ancient Rome 'Horatius' Oh, Tiber! father Tiber To whom the Romans pray, A Roman's life. a Roman's arms, Take thou in charge this day! MACAULAY Dame Rose 1889-1958 2686 It was a book to kill time for those who like it better dead. 2687...
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