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" THE Assyrian came down like the wolf on the fold, And his cohorts were gleaming in purple and gold; And the sheen of their spears was like stars on the sea, When the blue wave rolls nightly on deep Galilee. Like the leaves of the forest when Summer is... "
The Poetical Works of Lord Byron: With Life
by George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1857 - 576 pages
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The new American speaker: a collection of oratorical and dramatical pieces ...

John Celivergos Zachos - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1851 - 552 pages
...BCOTT. THE DESTRUCTION OF SENNACHERIB. THE Assyrian came down like the wolf on the fold, And his cohorts were gleaming in purple and gold ; And the sheen of...seen ; Like the leaves of the forest when autumn hath blown, That host on the morrow lay withered and strown. For the angel of death spread his wings on...
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Select English poetry, with notes by E. Hughes

Edward Hughes - 1851
...Lay. "Hostwere." Angel. Nightly. THE Assyrian came down like the wolf on the fold, And his cohorts were gleaming in purple and gold ; And the sheen of...seen : Like the leaves of the forest when Autumn hath blown, That host on the morrow lay withered and strown. For the Angel of Death spread his wings on...
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English Literature of the Nineteenth Century ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1851 - 746 pages
...solitude ! DESTRUCTION OP SENNACHERIB. The Assyrian came down like the wolf on the fold And his cohorts were gleaming in purple and gold -' And the sheen...Like the leaves of the forest when summer is green l hat host Wlth their ,╗„„„, a( sunset were sjn '"' That leav,e,sof the forest whe" Autumn hath...
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Bentley's Miscellany, Volume 30

Literature - 1851
...purple and gold ; And the sheen of their spears was like stars on the sea. When the blue waves roll nightly on deep Galilee. Like the leaves of the forest...were seen ; Like the leaves of the forest when autumn is blown, That host on the morrow lay withered and strown.' " On the next stone was depicted a siege...
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Best Remembered Poems

Martin Gardner - Poetry - 1992 - 210 pages
...spent, A mind at peace with all below, A heart whose love is innocent! The Destruction of Sennacherib And the sheen of their spears was like stars on the...seen: Like the leaves of the forest when Autumn hath blown, That host on the morrow lay wither'd and strown. For the Angel of Death spread his wings on...
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Chapters into Verse: Poetry in English Inspired by the Bible: Volume 1 ...

Robert Atwan, Laurance Wieder - Poetry - 1993 - 512 pages
...SENNACHERIB GEORGE NOEL GORDON, LORD BYRON The Assyrian came down like the wolf on the fold, And his cohorts were gleaming in purple and gold; And the sheen of...seen: Like the leaves of the forest when autumn hath blown, That host on the morrow lay withered and strown. For the Angel of Death spread his wings on...
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The Works of Lord Byron: With an Introduction and Bibliography

George Gordon Byron - Poetry - 1994 - 860 pages
...DESTRUCTION OF SENN ACHER IB. I. Тнв Аявтпжп came down like the wolf on the fold. And his cohorts П. Like the leaves of the forest when Summer ís green, That host with their banners at sunset were...
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The Columbia Anthology of British Poetry

Carl R. Woodring, James Shapiro - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 891 pages
...moon. THE DESTRUCTION OF SENNACHERIB The Assyrian came down like the wolf on the fold, And his cohorts were gleaming in purple and gold; And the sheen of...seen: Like the leaves of the forest when Autumn hath blown. That host on the morrow lay wither'd and strown. For the Angel of Death spread his wings on...
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Byron: Selected Poetry and Prose

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron, Donald A. Low - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 400 pages
...[370] THE DESTRUCTION OF SENNACHERIB The Assyrian came down like the wolf on the fold. And his coborts were gleaming in purple and gold; And the sheen of...Like the leaves of the forest when Summer is green, r' That host with their banners at sunset were seen: Like the leaves of the forest when Autumn hath...
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The Conquest of Assyria: Excavations in an Antique Land, 1840-1860

Mogens Trolle Larsen - History - 1996 - 390 pages
...'The Destruction of Sennacherib': The Assyrian came down like the wolf on the fold, And his cohorts were gleaming in purple and gold; And the sheen of...seen. Like the leaves of the forest when Autumn hath blown, That host on the morrow lay wither'd and strewn. Esarhaddon, the next king of Assyria, does...
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