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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 Englishwoman's magazine and Christian mother's miscellany ..., Volume 6

Mary Milner - 1851
...Zurich, amounting to upwards of 26,000 men ! " 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." ' Shortly after this glorious victory, the treaty of alliance between the three...
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The Medico-chirurgical Review, Volume 50

Medicine - 1847
...much philosophy as truth in the description : " 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." | This is a very characteristic feature of epidemics in general. Dr. Johnson very soundly remarked,...
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The Medico-chirurgical Review and Journal of Practical Medicine, Volume 50

1847
...much philosophy as truth in the description : " 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." | This is a very characteristic feature of epidemics in general. Dr. Johnson very soundly remarked,...
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Knowles' Elocutionist: A First-class Rhetorical Reader and Recitation Book ...

James Sheridan Knowles - Elocution - 1847 - 322 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 on the face...
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Dictionary of Poetical Quotations: Consisting of Elegant Extracts ..., Volume 1

Quotations, English - 1847 - 506 pages
...How peaceful and how powe.ful is the grave '. 18. 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 strovvn ! BYRON. 19. And dull the film along his dim eye grew. BYRON'S Lara. 20. Yes,...
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The sacred sketch book; containing selections from eminent religious writers ...

Joseph Foulkes Winks - 1847
...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 on the face...
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The Select Poetical Works

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1848 - 406 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 then- hearts but once heaved, and for ever...
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The Sphere and Duties of Woman: A Course of Lectures

George W. Burnap - Women - 1848 - 326 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 ;...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 Sphere and Duties of Woman: A Course of Lectures

George Washington Burnap - Women - 1848 - 326 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;...forest when autumn hath blown, That host on the morrow lav wither'd and strown. " For the angel of death spread his wings on the blast, And breathed in the...
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The British orator

Thomas King Greenbank - 1849
...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 :...the blast, And breathed in the face of the foe as he pass'd; And the eyes of the sleepers waxed deadly and chill, And their hearts but once heaved, and...
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