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" No useless coffin enclosed his breast, Not in sheet nor in shroud we wound him ; But he lay like a warrior taking his rest With his martial cloak around him. "
The Freemason's Monthly Magazine - Page 249
1844
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Dolman's magazine [ed. by M.G. Keon and E. Price]., Volume 4

Miles Gerald Keon - 1846
...misty light, And the lantern dimly burning. No useless coffin enclosed his breast. Nor in sheet or shroud we wound him, But he lay like a warrior taking his rest With his martial cloak around him. Undiquc constabant horrenda silentis noctis, Luna laborantes vix agitabat equos; Lamina pnebebant incerto...
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The New-England Pocket Songster: A Choice Collection of Popular Songs, New ...

Ballads, American - 1846 - 160 pages
...bitterly thought on the morrow. No useless coffin confined his breast. Nor in sheet nor in shroud we bound him, But he lay like a warrior taking his rest, With his martial cloak around him. We thought, as we heap'd the narrow bed, And smooth'd down his lonely pillow, That the foe and the...
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School Reader: 4th book

Charles Walton Sanders - 1842
...comrades have laid him. 6. No useless coffin inclosed his breast, Nor in sheet, nor in shroud we bound him, But he lay like a warrior taking his rest, With his martial cloak around him. " * This beautiful ode, as usual, is ascribed to Wojfg, though more rece0 discoveries render it probable...
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The Fourth Reader, Or, Exercises in Reading and Speaking: Designed for the ...

Salem Town - Elocution - 1847 - 408 pages
...lantern dimly burning. 3. No useless coffin enclosed his breast, Nor in sheet, nor in shroud, we bound him ; But he lay, like a warrior taking his rest, With his martial cloak around him. 4. Few and short were the prayers we said, And we spoke not a word of sorrow ; But we steadfastly gazed...
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The Ladies' Repository, Volume 6

Methodist Episcopal Church - 1848
...lantern dimly hurning. No useless coffin inclosed his hreast, Not in sheet nor in shroud wo wound hilu; But he lay like a warrior taking his rest, With his martial cloak around him. Few and short were the prayors we said. And we spoke not a word of sorrow; But we steadfastly gazed on the face of the dead,...
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The British minstrel; A choice collection of modern songs. 2 pt. [in 1 vol ...

British minstrel - 1848
...hitterly thought on the morrow. No useless coffin confined his hreast, Nor in sheet nor in shroud we hound him; But he lay like a warrior taking his rest, With his martial cloak around him. We thought as we heap'd his narrow hed, And smooth'd down his lonely pillow, That the foe and the stranger...
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Pictorial History of France and Normandy, from the Earliest Period to the ...

William Cooke Taylor - France - 1848 - 506 pages
...thought on the morrow. No useless coffin confined his breast ; Nor in sheet nor in shroud we bound him — But he lay, like a warrior taking his rest, With his martial cloak around him. We thought as we heap'd his narrow bed, And smooth'd down his lonely pillow, That the foe or the stranger...
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The Patrician, Volume 6

John Burke, Bernard Burke - Genealogy - 1848
...After he had come to an end, he repeated the third, and said it was perfect, particularly the lines, ' But he lay like a warrior taking his rest, • With his martial cloak around him.' " ' 1 should have taken the whole,' said Shelley, ' for a rough sketch of Campbell's.' ' No,' replied...
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Guy's learner's poetic task book, a selection from the modern British poets

Joseph Guy - 1849
...struggling moonbeam's misty light, And the lantern dimly burning. No useless coffin enclosed his breast, Nor in sheet nor in shroud we wound him, But he lay like...taking his rest, With his martial cloak around him. Pew and short were the prayers we said, And we spoke not a word of sorrow ; But we steadfastly gazed...
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Notes and Queries, Volume 1

Questions and answers - 1850
...read it, he repeated the third stanza, and pronounced it perfect, and especially the lines: — " ' But he lay like a warrior taking his rest, With his martial cloak around him.' " 'I should have taken the whole,' said Shelley, ' for a rough sketch of Campbell's.' "' No,' replied...
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