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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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Methodist Review, Volume 10; Volume 21

Methodist Church - 1839
...they were all dead corpses," Isa. xxxvii, 36. " Like the leaves of the forest when summer is green, That host, with their banners, at sun-set were seen...when autumn hath blown, That host on the morrow lay wither'd and strown." Thus Judah is preserved, and the Assyrian destroyed. Sennacherib only " shook...
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The Christian's Book of Gems: A Selection of Sacred Poetry

Christian - English poetry - 1840 - 288 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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The Christian's Book of Gems: A Selection of Sacred Poetry

Christian - English poetry - 1840 - 288 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. i For the Angel of Death spread his wings on the blast, And breathed in the face...
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Ruins of Ancient Cities: With General and Particular Accounts of ..., Volume 2

Charles Bucke - Cities and towns, Ancient - 1841
...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 strown. * jEliau calls him Thilgamus. t 2 Kings. 1 Adrammelech and Sharezer. $ 2 Kings, xix., v. 37. D2 " For...
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Ruins of Ancient Cities: With General and Particular Accounts of ..., Volume 2

Charles Bucke - Cities and towns, Ancient - 1841
...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 ;...hath blown, That host on the morrow lay withered and strowu. * .Mian calls him Thilgamns. t 2 Kings. . t Adrammelech and Sharezer. $ 2 Kings, zix., v. 37....
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Lectures on the Sphere and Duties of Woman: And Other Subjects

George Washington Burnap - Women - 1841 - 272 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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The Complete Works of Lord Byron: Reprinted from the Last London Edition ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1841 - 935 pages
...When the blue wave rolls nightly on deep Galilee. Like the leaves of the forest when summer is green, 4 wither'd and strown. For the Angel of Death spread his wings on the blast, And breathed in the face...
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An Essay on Elocution, Designed for the Use of Schools and Private Learners

Samuel Kirkham - Elocution - 1842 - 357 pages
...Galilee'. Like the leaves of the forest', when summer is green', That host', with their banners', at sunsot were seen': Like the leaves of the forest', when autumn...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 forever...
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The United States Speaker: A Copious Selection of Exercises in Elocution ...

1843
...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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The Works of Lord Byron, Volume 2

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1843
...the blue wave rolls nightly on deep Galilee. n. 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. III. For the Angel of Death spread his wings on the blast, And breathed in the...
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