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" Less than a god they thought there could not dwell Within the hollow of that shell, That spoke so sweetly, and so well. What passion cannot Music raise and quell? "
Poems by Cowley, Waller, Butler, Denham, Dryden, and Pomfret - Page 20
by Abraham Cowley - 1810 - 220 pages
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The Poetical Works of John Dryden, Volume 1

John Dryden - 1856 - 524 pages
...double double double beat Of the thundering drum Cries, hark ! the foes come ; Charge, charge, 'tis too late to retreat. The soft complaining flute In...discovers The woes of hopeless lovers, Whose dirge is whiaper'd by the warbling lute. Sharp violins proclaim Their jealous pangs, and desperation, Fury,...
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The Standard Fifth Reader: (first-class Standard Reader) : for Public and ...

Epes Sargent - American literature - 1857 - 478 pages
...hollow of that shell, That spoke so sweetly and so well. What passion cannot music raise and quell ! 4. The trumpet's loud clangor Excites us to arms, With...come ; Charge, charge ! 't is too late to retreat." 5. The soft complaining flute In dying notes discovers The woes of hapless lovers, Whose dirge is whispered...
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Principles of Elocution

Thomas Ewing - Elocution - 1857 - 412 pages
...spoke so sweetly and so well. What passion cannot music raise and quell ? The trumpet's loud clangour Excites us to arms ; With shrill notes of anger, And...drum, Cries, Hark ! the foes come : Charge, charge ! 'tis too late to retreat. The soft complaining flute, In dying notes discovers The woes of hapless...
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The Standard Fifth Reader: (first-class Standard Reader) : for Public and ...

Epes Sargent - American literature - 1857 - 478 pages
...cannot music raise and quell ? 4. The trumpet's loud clangor Excites us to arms, With .- ! 1 1 • i 1 1 notes of anger, And mortal alarms. The double, double,...come ; Charge, charge ! 't is too late to retreat." 5. The soft complaining flute In dying notes discovers The woes of hapless lovers, Whose dirge is whispered...
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McGuffey's New Eclectic Speaker: Containing about Three Hundred ..., Book 8

William Holmes McGuffey - Elocution - 1858 - 504 pages
...hollow of that shell, That spoke so sweetly and so well. What passion can not music raise and quell? The trumpet's loud clangor Excites us to arms, With...drum, Cries, " Hark ! the foes come ; Charge, charge! 'tis too late to retreat" The soft complaining flute. In dying notes discovers The woes of hapless...
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Elements of Rhetoric: Designed as a Manual of Instruction

Henry Coppée - English language - 1859 - 367 pages
...there is no more striking illustration of the adaptation of sound to sense, than the following : — "The trumpet's loud clangor, Excites us to arms, With...drum, Cries, Hark ! the foes come ; Charge, charge, 'tis too late to retreat." As a very successful attempt in this study of Harmony, we may cite Poe's...
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The Works of John Dryden: In Verse and Prose, Volume 1

John Dryden - 1859
...that shell, [dwell That spoke so sweetly and so well. What passion cannot Music raise and quell ? HI. The trumpet's loud clangor Excites us to arms, With shrill notes of anger, And mortal alarms. The douhle douhle douhle heat Of the thundering drum Cries, hark ! the foes come ; Charge, Charge, 't is...
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The Golden Treasury of the Best Songs and Lyrical Poems in the English ...

Francis Turner Palgrave - English poetry - 1861 - 332 pages
...hollow of that shell That spoke so sweetly and so well. What passion cannot Music raise and quell ? The trumpet's loud clangor Excites us to arms, With...drum Cries ' Hark ! the foes come ; Charge, charge, 'tis too late to retreat !' The woes of homeless lovers, Whose dirge is whisper'd by the warbling lute....
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Select readings from the poets and prose writers of every country, ed. by J ...

James Fleming - 1863 - 352 pages
...spoke so sweetly and so well. What passion cannot Music raise and quell ? The trumpet's loud clangour' Excites us to arms, With shrill notes of anger, And...drum Cries, " Hark ! the foes come ; Charge, charge ! 'tis too late to retreat" The soft complaining flute In dying notes discovers The woes of hopeless...
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Select Readings from the Poets and Prose Writers of Every Country

James Fleming (ed) - 1866
...spoke so sweetly and so well. What passion cannot Music raise and quell '? The trumpet's loud clangour Excites us to arms, With shrill notes of anger, And...drum Cries, " Hark ! the foes come ; Charge, charge ! 'tis too late to retreat." The soft complaining flute In dying notes discovers The woes of hopeless...
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