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" Each to the appointed station steers his course; And through the night his naval force each chief Fix'd to secure the passes. Night advanced, But not by secret flight did Greece attempt To escape. The morn, all beauteous to behold, Drawn by white steeds... "
Greece, a poem. [Followed by] Cassandra [a poem]. - Page 187
by William Haygarth - 1814
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The Greek tragic theatre: containing Æschylus by dr. Potter ..., Volume 1

Greek tragic theatre - 1809
...Fix'd to secure the passes. Night advanc'd, But not by secret flight did Greece attempt T' escape. The morn, all beauteous to behold, Drawn by white steeds bounds o'er th'-enlighteu'd earth ; At Orice from ev'ry Greek with glad acclaim Burst forth the song of war, whose...
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The Agamemnon of Aeschylus

Aeschylus - 1831 - 267 pages
...the following is a specimen. " Night advanced, But not by secret flight did Greece attempt T'escape ; the morn, all beauteous to behold, Drawn by white steeds, bounds o'er the enlightened earth ; At once from every Greek with glad acclaim Burst forth the song of war, whose lofty...
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The Agamemnon of Æschylus, tr. [and] illustr. by a diss. on Grecian tragedy ...

Aeschylus - 1831
...that memorable day. Potter has translated it with spirit, and the following is a specimen. T'escape ; the morn, all beauteous to behold, Drawn by white steeds, bounds o'er the enlightened earth ; At once from every Greek with glad acclaim Burst forth the song of war, whose lofty...
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Aeschylus

Aeschylus - 1833 - 296 pages
...But not by secret flight did Greece attempt To escape. The morn, all beauteous to behold, .ESCH. * Drawn by white steeds bounds o'er the enlighten'd...acclaim Burst forth the song of war, whose lofty notes 406 The echo of the island rocks return'd, Spreading dismay through Persia's hosts thus fallen From...
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New Englander and Yale Review, Volume 8

Edward Royall Tyler, William Lathrop Kingsley, George Park Fisher, Timothy Dwight - 1850
...the leader of their fleet, when, in the words of a warrior-poet who fought that day— 'from every Greek with glad acclaim Burst forth the song of war, whose lofty notes The echo of the rocks of Salamis return'd, Spreading dismay through Persia's hosts.'" — pp. 106-108. This surely...
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The New Englander

1850
...the leader of their fleet, when, in the words of a warrior-poet who fought that day — ' from every Greek with glad acclaim Burst forth the song of war, whose lofty notes The echo of the rocks of Salamis return'd, Spreading dismay through Persia's hosts.' " — pp. 106-108. This surely...
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Specimens of the Poets and Poetry of Greece and Rome

William Peter - 1847 - 530 pages
...Fix'd to secure the passes. Night advanced, But not by secret flight did Greece attempt To escape. The morn, all beauteous to behold, Drawn by white...echo of the island rocks return'd, Spreading dismay through Persia's hosts, thus fallen From their high hopes ; no flight this solemn strain Portended,...
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The Early Conflicts of Christianity

William Ingraham Kip - 1850 - 288 pages
...the leader of their fleet, when, in the words of a warrior-poet who fought that day — " from every Greek with glad acclaim Burst forth the song of war, whose lofty notes The echo of the rocks of Salamis return'd, Spreading dismay through Persia's hosts."* Such was life at Athens, and...
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The Poets and the Poetry of the Ancient Greeks: With an Historical ...

Abraham Mills - 1858 - 485 pages
...Fix'd to secure the passes. Night advanced, But not by secret flight did Greece attempt To escape. The morn, all beauteous to behold, Drawn by white steeds bounds o'er the enlightened earth; At once from every Greek with glad acclaim Burst forth the song of war, whose lofty...
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Compendium of Classical Literature

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1861 - 622 pages
...all beanteons to behold, Drawn by white steeds bonnds o'er the eniighten'd earth ; At once from every Greek, with glad acclaim, Burst forth the song of...echo of the island rocks return'd, Spreading dismay throngh Persia's host, thus fallen From their high hopes: no flight this solemu strain Portended, but...
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