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" Then the progeny that springs From the forests of our land, Armed with thunder, clad with wings, Shall a wider world command. ' Regions Caesar never knew Thy posterity shall sway, Where his eagles never flew, None invincible as they. "
Poems [ed. by J. Newton]. Illustr. with engr. from the designs of R. Westall - Page 348
by William Cowper - 1810
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The Harvard Classics, Volume 41, Page 2

1910
...clad with wings, Shall a wider world command. ' Regions Caesar never knew Thy posterity shall sway, Where his eagles never flew, None invincible as they.'...all a monarch's pride, Felt them in her bosom glow; Rushed to battle, fought, and died; Dying, hurled them at the foe. ' Ruffians, pitiless as proud, Heaven...
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The Pageant of English Poetry

Robert Maynard Leonard - 1909 - 606 pages
...clad with wings, Shall a wider world command. ' Regions Caesar never knew Thy posterity shall sway, Where his eagles never flew, None invincible as they.'...sweet but awful lyre. She, with all a monarch's pride, Pelt them in her bosom glow ; Rushed to battle, fought, and died ; Dying, hurled them at the foe. '...
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English Poetry: Volume 2

1910
...clad with wings, Shall a wider world command. ' Regions Caesar never knew Thy posterity shall sway, Where his eagles never flew, None invincible as they.'...all a monarch's pride, Felt them in her bosom glow; Rushed to battle, fought, and died; Dying, hurled them at the foe. ' Ruffians, pitiless as proud, Heaven...
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English Poetry..: With Introduction, Notes and Illustrations, Volume 2

1910
...clad with wings, Shall a wider world command. 'Regions Cassar never knew Thy posterity shall sway, Where his eagles never flew, None invincible as they.'...all a monarch's pride, Felt them in her bosom glow; Rushed to battle, fought, and died; Dying, hurled them at the foe. 'Ruffians, pitiless as proud, Heaven...
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The Pageant of English Poetry: Being 1150 Poems and Extracts by 300 Authors

Robert Maynard Leonard - 1911 - 606 pages
...clad with wings, Shall a wider world command. ' Regions Caesar never knew Thy posterity shall sway, Where his eagles never flew, None invincible as they.'...all a monarch's pride, Felt them in her bosom glow ; Rushed to battle, fought, and died ; Dying, hurled them at the foe. ' Ruffians, pitiless as proud,...
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Poems of patriotism, history and legend

1912
...clad with wings, Shall a wider world command. " Regions Cassar never knew Thy posterity shall sway; Where his eagles never flew, None invincible as they."...all a monarch's pride, Felt them in her bosom glow, Rushed to battle, fought and died; Dying, hurled them at the foe. "Ruffians! pitiless as proud, Heaven...
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The Home Book of Verse: American and English, 1580-1918

1918 - 4009 pages
...clad with wings, Shall a wider world command. " Regions Csesar never knew Thy posterity shall sway; n that so musically wells From the bells, bells, bells,...jingling and the tinkling of the bells. n Hear the mellow j -j ' : She, with all a monarch's pride, Felt them in her bosom glow. Rushed to battle, fought and...
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Lyra Heroica: A Book of Verse for Boys

William Ernest Henley - 1921 - 369 pages
...Thy posterity shall sway ; Where his eagles never flew, None invincible as they.' GRAHAM OF GARTMORE Such the bard's prophetic words, Pregnant with celestial...all a monarch's pride Felt them in her bosom glow, Rushed to battle, fought, and died, Dying, hurled them at the foe : ' Ruffians, pitiless as proud,...
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Nature's Simple Plan: A Phase of Radical Thought in the Mid-eighteenth Century

Chauncey Brewster Tinker - 1922 - 117 pages
...He himself had written a poem in which an ancient bard was represented as speaking to Queen Boadicea prophetic words Pregnant with celestial fire, Bending...as he swept the chords Of his sweet but awful lyre. He felt and gave poetic expression to the new emotions about mankind and the equally new emotions about...
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A Book of British and American Verse

Henry Van Dyke, Hardin Craig, Asa Don Dickinson - 1922 - 1908 pages
...Caesar never knew Thy posterity shall sway, Where his eagles never flew, None invincible as they." 3* Such the bard's prophetic words, Pregnant with celestial...as he swept the chords Of his sweet but awful lyre. 36 She, with all a monarch's pride, Felt them in her bosom glow ; Rushed to battle, fought and died,...
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