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" Not a drum was heard, not a funeral note, As his corse to the rampart we hurried ; Not a soldier discharged his farewell shot O'er the grave where our hero we buried. "
The Freemason's Monthly Magazine - Page 249
1844
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The Autobiography of William Jerdan: With His Literary, Political ..., Volume 1

William Jerdan - Authors, English - 1852 - 444 pages
...forgotten, whilst " memory holds a seat." CHAPTER XVI. WARS AND JUBILEES. Not a drum was heard, not a funeral note, As his corse to the rampart we hurried...discharged his farewell shot O'er the grave where our hero was buried. * * * Slowly and sadly we laid him down, From the field of his fame fresh and gory :...
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The Autobiography of William Jerdan: With His Literary, Political ..., Volume 1

William Jerdan - Authors, English - 1852 - 444 pages
...forgotten, whilst " memory holds a seat." CHAPTEE XVI. WARS A.ND JUBILEES. Not a drum was heard, not a funeral note, As his corse to the rampart we hurried...discharged his farewell shot O'er the grave where our hero was buried. * * * * Slowly and sadly we laid him down, From the field of his fame fresh and gory :...
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The Autobiography of William Jerdan: With His Literary, Political ..., Volume 1

William Jerdan - Authors, English - 1852 - 444 pages
...forgotten, whilst " memory holds a seat." I 2 CHAPTER XVI. WARS AND JUBILEES. Not a drum was heard, not a funeral note, As his corse to the rampart we hurried...discharged his farewell shot O'er the grave where our hero was buried. * * * * Slowly and sadly we laid him down, From the field of his fame fresh and gory :...
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Hausschatz englischer Poesie: Auswahl aus den Werken der bedeutendsten ...

Oskar Ludwig Bernhard Wolff - English poetry - 1852 - 399 pages
...was heard, not a funeral note, As his corse to the rampart we hurried; Not a soldier discharged hia farewell shot O'er the grave where our hero we buried. We buried him darkly at dead of night, The soda with our bayonets turning. By the struggling moonbeam's misty light, And the lantern dimly burning....
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The United Empire minstrel: a selection of the best national, constitutional ...

William Shannon - Irish poetry - 1852 - 292 pages
...our blood Uurfal of Str Joint Not a drum was heard, not a funeral note, As his corse to the ramparts we hurried ; Not a soldier discharged his farewell shot, O'er the grave where our hero we buried. t We buried him darkly at dead of night, The sods with our bayonets turning, By the struggling moonbeams'...
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A collection of poetry for the use of juvenile classes, arranged, with notes ...

W H Cordeaux - 1853
...BUEIAL OP SIE JOHN MOOEE. Not a drum was heard, not a funeral note, As his corse 0) to the ramparts (2) we hurried ; Not a soldier discharged his farewell...buried. We buried him darkly, at dead of night, The sods (3) with our bayonets turning, By the struggling moonbeams misty light, And the lantern dimly burning....
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An abridgment of Hiley's English grammar: together with appropriate exercises

Richard Hiley - 1853
...rest ! thy warfare o'er, 3. Not a drum was heard, nor a funeral note. As his corpse to the ramparts we hurried ; Not a soldier discharged his farewell shot O'er the grave where our hero we huried. Exercise 98. — Section 2. In Poetry, several peculiarities are allowed ; as, 1. Adjectives...
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McGuffey's Fifth Eclectic Reader, Volume 5

William Holmes McGuffey - Readers - 1879 - 352 pages
...that he would rather be the author of It than of any one ever written. 1. NOT a drum was heard, not a funeral note, As his corse to the rampart we hurried;...discharged his farewell shot O'er the grave where our hero was buried. 2. We buried him darkly, at dead of night, The sods with our bayonets turning, By the struggling...
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Fifty Caribbean Writers: A Bio-bibliographical Critical Sourcebook

Daryl Cumber Dance - Political Science - 1986 - 530 pages
...schoolchild. Charles Wolfe's "The Burial of Sir John Moore at Corunna' ' begins: Not a drum was heard, not a funeral note As his corse to the rampart we hurried;...farewell shot Oe'r the grave where our hero we buried. In the Louise Bennett poem, at Independence time: Not a stone was fling, not a samfie sting, Not a...
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Imagined Communities: Reflections on the Origin and Spread of Nationalism

Benedict Richard O'Gorman Anderson - Political Science - 1991 - 224 pages
...famous lines on the death of John Moore during the battle of Coruiia:7 1. Not a drum was heard, not a funeral note, As his corse to the rampart we hurried;...farewell shot O'er the grave where our hero we buried. 2. We buried him darkly at dead of night, The sods with our bayonets turning; By the struggling moonbeams'...
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