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" Methinks I hear the drum's tumultuous sound The victor's shouts and dying groans confound ; The dreadful burst of cannon rend the skies, And all the thunder of the battle rise. "
The North-western Monthly: A Magazine Devoted to University Extension and to ... - Page 214
1898
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Select Works of the British Poets: In a Chronological Series from Ben Jonson ...

John Aikin - English poetry - 1841 - 807 pages
...sing the furious troops in battle join'd ! Melhinks I hear the drums tumultuous sound, The victors' . Whetham & Son, etc. [prov'd, 'Twaź then great Marl borough's mighty soul was That, in the shock of charging hosts unmov'd,...
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Select Works of the British Poets, in a Chronological Series from Ben Jonson ...

John Aikin - English poetry - 1843 - 807 pages
...sing (he furious troops in battle join'd ! Methinks I hear the drums tumultuous sound, The victors' n, tempest o'er tempest roll'd. Majestic darkness! on the whirlwind's [prov'd, 'Twas then great Marlborough's mighty soul was That, in the shock of charging hosts unmov'd,...
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The Danube: Its History, Scenery, and Topography, Splendidly Illustrated ...

William Beattie - Danube River - 1844 - 236 pages
...triumphs of the day' once more into view. " Methinks I hear the drums' tumultuous sound The victors shouts and dying groans confound, The dreadful burst...skies, And all the thunder of the battle rise. 'Twas there great Marlboro's mighty soul was proved, That, in the shock of charging hosts unmoved, Amidst...
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Recollections of Military Service, in 1813, 1814 & 1815, Through Germany ...

Thomas Morris - Great Britain - 1845 - 319 pages
...echoing hills the loud alarm repeat: Methinks I hear the drums' tumultuous sound, The victors' shout and dying groans confound, The dreadful burst of cannon...the skies, And all the thunder of the battle rise." Proclamation of Napoleon, on landing in France. " To the Army. 1st of March, 1815. " Napoleon! by the...
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Recollections of Military Service: Including Some Details of the Battles of ...

Thomas Morris - Great Britain - 1845 - 319 pages
...echoing hills the loud alarm repeat : Methinks I hear the drums' tumultuous sound, The victors' shout and dying groans confound, The dreadful burst of cannon...the skies, And all the thunder of the battle rise." Proclamation of Napoleon, on landing in France. " To the Army. 1st of March, 1815. " Napoleon ! by...
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Recollections of military service in 1813,1814, & 1815

Thomas Morris - 1845
...echoing hills the loud alarm repeat : Methinks I hear the drums' tumultuous sound The victors' shout and dying groans confound ; The dreadful burst of cannon rend the skies, And all the thunders of the battle rise." DURING the months of April and May the British were leaving the distant...
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The Military Life of John, Duke of Marlborough

Archibald Alison - Great Britain - 1848 - 410 pages
...poet, which, even at this distance of time, are felt to be deserved : "'Twas then great Marlborough's mighty soul was proved, That in the shock of charging hosts unmoved, Amid confusion, horror, and despair, Examined all the dreadful scenes of war, Irt peaceful thought...
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The Literature and the Literary Men of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 2

Abraham Mills - English literature - 1851
...borders stands. But 0, my muse, what numbers wilt thou find To sing the furious troops in battle join'd ! Methinks I hear the drum's tumultuous sound, The victor's...the skies, And all the thunder of the battle rise. 'T was then great Marlbro's mighty soul was prov'd, That, in the shock of charging hosts unmov'd, Amidst...
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The Works of the British Poets, Selected and Chronologically Arranged ...

English poetry - 1852
...sing the furious troops in battle join'd ! Methinks I hear the drums tumultuous sound, The victors' 'd ! W [prov'd, 'Twas then great Marlborough's mighty soul was That, in the shock of charging hosts unmov'd,...
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The Works of Joseph Addison: Including the Whole Contents of Bp ..., Volume 1

Joseph Addison - English essays - 1853
...sinking." — G. But O, my muse,1 what numbers wilt thou find To sing the furious troops in battle join'd ! Methinks I hear the drum's tumultuous sound The victor's...rise. • 'Twas then great Marlbro's mighty soul was prov'd,4 That, in the shock of charging hosts unmov'd, Amidst confusion, horror, and despair, Examin'd...
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