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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. "
A Household Book of English Poetry - Page 248
1870 - 438 pages
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The Complete Works of Lord Byron: Including His Suppressed Poems ..., Volume 1

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1832
...When the blue wave rolls nightly on deep Galilee. Like the leaves of the forest when summer is green, That host with their banners at sunset were seen :...when autumn hath blown, That host on the morrow lay wither'd and strown. For the angel of death spread his wings on the blast, And breathed in the face...
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The songs of England and Scotland

England - 1835
...When the blue wave rolls nightly on deep Galilee. Like the leaves of the forest when summer is green, That host with their banners at sunset were seen :...when autumn hath blown, That host on the morrow lay wither'd and strown. For the Angel of Death spread his wings on the blast, And breath'd in the face...
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The United States Speaker: a Copious Selection of Exercises in Elocution ...

John Epy Lovell - Elocution - 1836 - 504 pages
...When the blue wave rolls nightly on deep Galilee. Like the leaves of the forest when summer is green, That host with their banners at sunset were seen :...blast, And breathed in the face of the foe as he passed ; And the eyes of the sleepers waxed deadly and chill, And their hearts but once heaved, and for ever...
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Miscellanies: The curse of Minerva. The Waltz. Ode to Napoleon Buonaparte ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1837
...the blue wave rolls nightly on deep Galilee. ii. Like the leaves of the forest when Summer is green, That host with their banners at sunset were seen :...when Autumn hath blown, That host on the morrow lay wither'd and strown. For the Angel of Death spread his wings on the blast, And breathed in the face...
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The complete works of lord Byron, repr. from the last London ed ..., Volume 1

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1837
...When the blue wave rolls uighlly on deep Galilee. Lite the leaves of the forest when summer is green, That host with their banners at sunset were seen :...when autumn hath blown, That host on the morrow lay wither'd and strown. For the Angel of Death spread his wings on the blast, And breathed in the face...
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The First Class Reader: a Selection for Exercises in Reading: From Standard ...

Benjamin Dudley Emerson - Readers - 1838 - 276 pages
...When the blue wave rolls nightly on deep Galilee. Like the leaves of the forest when Summer is green, That host with their banners at sunset were seen:...And breathed in the face of the foe as he passed; And the eyes of the sleepers waxed deadly and chill, And their hearts but once heaved, and for ever...
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The poetic reciter; or, Beauties of the British poets: adapted for reading ...

Henry Marlen - 1838
...leaves of the forest when Summer is green, That host with their banners at sunset were seen : Ljke the leaves of the forest when Autumn hath blown, That...blast, And breathed in the face of the foe as he passed ; And the eyes of the sleepers waxed deadly and chill. And their hearts but once heaved, and for ever...
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The jewel, sacred, domestic, narrative and lyrical poems selected from ...

Jewel - 1839
...green, That host with their banners at sunset were seen : Like the leaves of the forest when autumn has blown, That host on the morrow lay withered and strown....the blast, And breathed in the face of the foe as he pass'd ; And the eyes of the sleepers wax'd deadly and chill, And their hearts butonce heaved, and...
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An Essay on Elocution: Designed for the Use of Schools and Private Learners

Samuel Kirkham - Elocution - 1839 - 357 pages
...the blue wave rolls nightly on deep Galilee'. Like the leaves of the forest', when summer is green', That host', with their banners', at sunset were seen':...blown', That host', on the morrow', lay withered and sir own': For the Angel of Death' . . spread his wings on the blast And breathed' . . in the face of...
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An enlarged edition of Murray's abridged English grammar, by dr. [J.A.] Giles

Lindley Murray - 1839 - 212 pages
...When the blue wave rolls nightly on deep Galilee. Like the leaves of the forest when summer is green, That host with their banners at sunset were seen :...when autumn hath blown, That host on the morrow lay wither'd and strown. For the Angel of Death spread his wings on the blast, And breathed in the face...
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