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" Tis because resentment ties All the terrors of our tongues. Rome shall perish, — write that word In the blood that she has spilt ; Perish hopeless and abhorred, Deep in ruin as in guilt. "
Academical Lectures on the Jewish Scriptures and Antiquities: Hagiographa ... - Page 426
by John Gorham Palfrey - 1852
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The Works of William Cowper: Table talk. The task. Tirocinium; or, A review ...

William Cowper - 1835
...[This ipirit-stirring ode was suggested by the reading of Hume's history, during the winter of 1780.] WHEN the British warrior queen, Bleeding from the...mien, Counsel of her country's gods, Sage beneath the spreading oak Sat the Druid, hoary chief; Every burning word he spoke Full of rage, and full of...
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Miscellaneous poems. Olney hymns. Anti-Thelyphthora. Table talk and other ...

William Cowper - 1836
...Atque Cupidinea dixit Dea cincta corona, Heu ! fallendi artem quam didicere parum. BOADICEA. AN ODE. WHEN the British warrior queen, Bleeding from the...! if our aged eyes Weep upon thy matchless wrongs, 'Tis because resentment ties All the terrors of our tongues. Rome shall perish, — write that word...
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Life and works of William Cowper, Volume 7

William Cowper - 1836
...from the Roman rods, Sought, with an indignant mien, Counsel of her country's gods, Sage beneath the spreading oak Sat the Druid, hoary chief; Every burning...! if our aged eyes Weep upon thy matchless wrongs, 'Tis because resentment ties All the terrors of our tongues. Rome shall perish — write that word...
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The Life and Works of William Cowper: Now First Completed by the ..., Volume 7

William Cowper - 1835
...MORAL. Beware of desperate steps. The darkest day, Live till to-morrow, will have pass'd away. BOADICEA. WHEN the British warrior queen, Bleeding from the...mien, Counsel of her country's gods, Sage beneath the spreading oak Sat the Druid, hoary chief; Every burning word he spoke Full of rage, and full of...
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Poems; to which is prefixed a memoir of the author by J. M'Diarmid

William Cowper - 1837
...of desp'rate steps. The darkest day, Live till to-morrow, will have pass'd away. BOADICEA. AN ODE. WHEN the British warrior queen, Bleeding from the...beneath a spreading oak Sat the Druid, hoary chief ; Ev'ry burning word he spoke Full of rage, and full of grief. Princess ! if our aged eyes Weep upon...
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The poetic reciter; or, Beauties of the British poets: adapted for reading ...

Henry Marlen - 1838
...Thy patient spirit to thy duties give, Regard the dead ! but to the living, live ! BOADICEA. AN ODE. WHEN the British warrior queen, Bleeding from the...mien, Counsel of her country's gods ; Sage beneath the spreading oak Sat the Druid, hoary chief; Every burning word he spoke Full of rage and full of...
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The National Preceptor: Or, Selections in Prose and Poetry; Consisting of ...

Jesse Olney - Readers - 1838 - 336 pages
...raised not a stone, But we left him — alone with his glory I LESSON XCVI. Boadicea* — COWPER. 1. WHEN the British warrior queen, Bleeding from the...an indignant mien, Counsel of her country's gods, 2. Sage beneath the spreading oak Sat the Druid,f hoary chief; Ev'ry burning word he spoke Full of...
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A History of English Rhythms, Volume 1

Edwin Guest - English language - 1838 - 432 pages
...: or slav|ery|. Again, what stern energy has Cowper breathed over the spirit of the warrior queen ! When | the Brit|ish: war|rior queen|, Bleed|ing from|...| with an| : indig|nant mien|, Coun|sel of | : her coun|try Gods|, &c. How different the rhythm from that, in which he introduces the heart-broken wretchedness...
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Fly

1839
...wish of Mary Myr.vin was accomplished ; — she shares her husband's grave ! ВОЛШСЕЛ. AN ODE. When the British warrior queen, Bleeding from the...mien, Counsel of her country's gods, Sage beneath the spreading oak Sat the Druid, hoary chief ; Every burning word he spoke Full of rage, and full of...
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The Poetical Works of William Cowper

William Cowper - 1839 - 516 pages
...Atijue CupidineA dixit Dea cineta coronA, Hcu ! fallendi artem quam didicere parum. BOADICEA. AN ODE. WHEN the British warrior queen, Bleeding from the...an indignant mien, Counsel of her country's gods, SaI beneath a spreading oak it the Druid, hoary chief, Every burning word he spoke Full of rage and...
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