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" The ruthless steel, impatient of delay, Forbade the sire to linger out the day : It struck the bending father to the earth, And cropt the wailing infant at the birth. Can innocents the rage of parties know, And they who ne'er offended find a foe ?  "
A History of Greece - Page 169
by Connop Thirlwall - 1835 - 3394 pages
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A History of Greece, Volume 1

Connop Thirlwall - Greece - 1845
...had shown a disposition to deprive him of hiť share in the booty brought from Troy. But even sucli examples are scarcely sufficient to prepare us for...conquerors. But hostility did not end here ; the naked corpse became the object of an obstinate struggle ; if it remained in the power of the enemy, it was...
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The Iliad of Homer, Volume 1

Homer - 1853
...quarter seems never to have been given, except with a view to the ransom of the prisoner. Agamemnon reproaches Menelaus with unmanly softness, when he...enemy, and himself puts the suppliant to the sword." — Tbirlwall, vol. i. 181. 5 " The ruthless steel, impatient of delay, Forbade the sire to linger...
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The Iliad, tr. by A. Pope, with notes by T.A. Buckley

Homerus - 1874
...to have been given, except with a view to the ransom of the prisoner. Agamemnon reproaches Menelaiis with unmanly softness, when he is on the point of...enemy, and himself puts the suppliant to the sword."— Thirlwall, vol. ip 181. 5 "The ruthless steel, impatient of delay, Forbade the sire to linger out the...
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The Iliad [of Homer].

Homer - 1883
...quarter seems never to have been given, except with a view to the ransom of the prisoner. Agamemnon reproaches Menelaus with unmanly softness, when he is on the point of sparing a alien enemy, and himself putt the suppliant to the sword."— Thirlwall, vol. ip 181. "The ruthless...
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The Iliad of Homer, Books 1-6

Homer - 1884 - 500 pages
...to have been given, except with a view to the ransom of the prisoner. Agamemnon reproaches Menelaiis with unmanly softness, when he is on the point of...enemy, and himself puts the suppliant to the sword."— Thirlwall, vol. ip 181. "The ruthless steel, impatient of delay, Forbade the sire to linger out the...
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