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" And unburied remain Inglorious on the plain. Give the vengeance due To the valiant crew. Behold how they toss their torches on high. How they point to the Persian abodes, And glittering temples of their hostile gods! "
The general reciter; a unique selection of the most admired and popular ... - Page 107
by General reciter - 1845
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Select Works of the British Poets: In a Chronological Series from Ben Jonson ...

John Aikin - English poetry - 1841 - 807 pages
...band, Each a torch in his hand ! Those are Grecian ghosts, that in battle were slain, And unburied wife Time the ripen'd plot to murder brought. There the red Anger dar'd the pallid Fear ; Next seiz'da flambeau with zeal to destroy, Thais led the way, To light him to his prey, And, like another...
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The Saint Petersburg English Review of Literature, the Arts and ..., Volume 1

1842
...ghastly band, Each a toreh in his hand! These are Grecian ghosts, that in battle were slain, And unburied remain, Inglorious on the plain : Give the vengeance...on high , How they point to the Persian abodes, And glitt'ring temples of their hostile gods! — The princes applaud with a furious joy, •• And the...
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An Essay on Elocution, Designed for the Use of Schools and Private Learners

Samuel Kirkham - Elocution - 1842 - 357 pages
...Each a torch in his hand* ! These are Grecian ghosts' . . that in battle were slain', And', unburied', remain' Inglorious on the plain*. Give the vengeance' . . due to the valiant crew*. JJehold' ! how they toss their torches on high* ! How they point to the Persian abodes', And glittering...
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L'idea di un re patriota

Henry St. John Bolingbroke (Viscount) - History - 1995 - 184 pages
...in mano, nell'intento di dare fuoco a Persepoli per vendicare i Greci caduti nelle guerre persiane: «Behold how they toss their Torches on high, / How they point to thè Persian Abodes, / And glitt'ring Temples of their Hostile Gods! / The Princes applaud, with a...
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The Major Works

John Dryden - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 967 pages
...Those are Grecian ghosts, that in battle were slain, And, unburied, remain Inglorious on the plain: 140 Give the vengeance due To the valiant crew. Behold...furious joy, And the king seized a flambeau with zeal to destroy;0 Thais led the way, To light him to his prey, And, like another Helen, fired another Troy....
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A History of Persia

Sir Percy Sykes - History - 2003 - 1320 pages
...sparkles that flash from their eyes ! Those are Grecian ghosts, that in battle were slain, And unburied remain Inglorious on the plain : Give the vengeance...princes applaud with a furious joy ; And the king sei2ed a flambeau with 2eal to destroy ; Thais led the way, To light him to his prey, And, like another...
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