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" tis the funeral trumpet's breath! 'Tis the dirge of death ! At once ten thousand drums begin With one long thunder-peal the ear assailing ; Ten thousand voices then join in, And with one deep and general din Pour their wild wailing. The song of praise... "
The curse of Kehama - Page 3
by Robert Southey - 1811
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 5

1811
...high, A dark and waving canopy ! Hark ! 'tis the funeral trumpet's breath ! Tis the dirge of death ! At once ten thousand drums begin With one long thunder-peal...trumpet's tone, You hear no more the mourner's moan, Though the trumpet's breath, and the dirge of death, Mingle and swell the funeral yell. But rising...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 5

English literature - 1811
...high, A dark and waving canopy! Hark ! 'tis the funeral trumpet's breath ! Tis the dirge of death ! At once ten thousand drums begin With one long thunder-peal...then join in, And with one deep and general din Pour tneir wild wailing. The song of praise is drown'd Amid that deafening sound ; You hear no more the...
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The Poetical Works of Robert Southey: Complete in One Volume

Robert Southey - 1829 - 763 pages
...high, A dark and waving canopy. Hark ! 't is the funeral trumpet's breath ! T is the dirge of death ! At once ten thousand drums begin, With one long thunder-peal...trumpet's tone, You hear no more the mourner's moan, Though the trumpet's breath, and the dirge of death, Mingle and swell the funeral yell. But rising...
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The Miscellaneous Prose Works of Sir Walter Scott...

Walter Scott - Novelists, English - 1835
...high, A dark and waving canopy! Hark . 'tis the funeral trumpet's breath ! "Tis the dirge of death ! At once ten thousand drums begin With one long thunder-peal...And with one deep and general din Pour their wild vailing. The song of praise is drown'd Amid that deafening sound ; You hear no more the trumpet's tone....
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The Elocutionist: Consisting of Declamations and Readings in Prose and ...

Jonathan Barber - Oratory - 1836 - 392 pages
...high, A dark and waving canopy. Hark ! 'tis the funeral trumpet's breath! "Tis the dirge of death! At once ten thousand drums begin, With one long thunder-peal the ear assailing - f Ten thousand voices then join in, And with one deep and general din Pour their wild wailing. The...
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The Miscellaneous Prose Works of Sir Walter Scott: Biographical memoirs of ...

Walter Scott - Demonology - 1838
...high, A dark and waving canopy ! Hark ! 'tis the funeral trumpet's breath ! Tis the dirge of death! At once ten thousand drums begin With one long thunder-peal...deafening sound : You hear no more the trumpet's tone, \ MI hear no more the mourner's moan, Though the trumpets breath, and the dirge of death, Mingle and...
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The Poetical Works of Robert Southey: Collected by Himself, Volume 8

Robert Southey - 1838
...A dark and waving canopy. 3. Hark ! 't is the funeral trumpet's breath ! 'Tis the dirge of death ! At once ten thousand drums begin, With one long thunder-peal...their wild wailing. The song of praise is drown'd Amid the deafening sound; You hear no more the trumpet's tone, You hear no more the mourner's moan, Though...
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On Ellis's Specimens of the early English poets. Ellis' and Ritson's ...

Walter Scott - English literature - 1841
...on high, A dark and waving canopy! Hark! 'tis the funeral trumpet's breath! 'Tis the dirge of death! At once ten thousand drums begin With one long thunder-peal...their wild wailing. The song of praise is drown'd Amid ihat deafening sound; You hear no more the trumpet's tone, You hear no more the mourner's moan, Though...
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Book of the Poets: The Modern Poets of the Nineteenth Century

American poetry - 1862 - 490 pages
...high, A dark and waving canopy. Hark ! 'tis the funeral trumpet's breath ! 'Tis the dirge of death! At once ten thousand drums begin, With one long thunder-peal...trumpet's tone, You hear no more the mourner's moan, Though the trumpet's breath, and the dirge of death, Mingle and swell the funeral yell. But rising...
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The Poetical Works Of Robert Southey

Robert Southey - 1860
...high, A dark and waving canopy! 3. Hark! 'tis the funeral trumpet's breath ! 'Tis the dirge of death! At once ten thousand drums begin, With one long thunder-peal...din Pour their wild wailing. The song of praise is drowned Amid the deafening sound : You hear no more the trumpet's tone, You hear no more the mourner's...
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