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" O'er the grave where our hero we buried. We buried him darkly at dead of night, The sods with our bayonets turning; By the struggling moonbeam's misty light, And the lantern dimly burning. "
An Essay on Elocution: With Elucidatory Passages from Various Authors, to ... - Page 177
by John Hanbury Dwyer - 1845 - 300 pages
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Historical Record of the Ninth, Or the East Norfolk Regiment of Foot ...

Richard Cannon - 1848 - 135 pages
...interment of their revered Commander :— Not a drum was heard,—not a funeral note,— As his corse to the rampart we hurried; Not a soldier discharged his...buried ! We buried him darkly at dead of night, The sods with our bayonets turning; By the struggling moonbeam's misty light, And the lantern dimly burning!...
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Pictorial History of France and Normandy, from the Earliest Period to the ...

William Cooke Taylor - France - 1848 - 506 pages
...funeral. BURIAL OF SIR JOHN MOORE. Not a drum was heard, nor a funeral note, As his course to the ramparts we hurried ; Not a soldier discharged his farewell...buried We buried him darkly at dead of night, The turf with our bayonets turning, By the struggling moonbeam's misty light, And the lanterns dimly burning....
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Guy's learner's poetic task book, a selection from the modern British poets

Joseph Guy - 1849
...FELL AT THE BATTLE OF CORUNNA, ISOS. WOLFE. NOT a drum was heard, nor a funeral note, As his corse to the rampart we hurried ; Not a soldier discharged...buried ! We buried him darkly, at dead of night, The sods with our bayonets turning, By the struggling moonbeam's misty light, And the lantern dimly burning....
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An Essay on Elocution: with Elucidatory Passages from Various Authors ...

John Hanbury Dwyer - Elocution - 1850 - 294 pages
...truth, Shall bloom in everlasting youth, While time himself endures. THE BURIAL OF SIR JOHN MOORE. Nor a drum was heard nor a funeral note, As his corse...his breast, Nor in sheet nor in shroud we bound him, Bnt like a warrior taking his rest, His martial cloak wrapt around him. Few and short were the prayers...
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Beauties of the British Poets ...

George Croly - English poetry - 1850 - 395 pages
...prayer, WOLFE THE BURIAL OF SIR JOHN MOOU. NOT a drum was heard, not a funeral note, As his corse to the rampart we hurried ; Not a soldier discharged...buried. We buried him darkly at dead of night, The sods with our bayonets turning ; By the struggling moonbeam's misty light, And the lantern dimly burning....
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The literary class book; or, Readings in English literature

Robert Joseph Sullivan - 1850
...RURIAL OV SIE JOHN MOORE. Nor a drum was heard — not a funeral note, As his corse to the ramparts we hurried ; Not a soldier discharged his farewell...buried. We buried him darkly at dead of night, The sods with our bayonets turning, By the*truggling moonbeam's misty light, And the lantern dimly burning....
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The American Elocutionist: Comprising 'Lessons in Enunciation', 'Exercises ...

William Russell - Elocution - 1851 - 380 pages
...streets !" EXERCISES ON PITCH. Lono Notes. " Not a dram was heard, nor a funeral note, As his corse to the rampart we hurried ; Not a soldier discharged...of night, The sod with our bayonets turning, By the struggling moonbeam's misty light, And the lantern dimly burning." Middle Notes. " My thoughts, I must...
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Arundines Cami; sive, Musarum Cantabrigiensium lusus canori, collegit atque ...

Cam river - English poetry - 1851
...tyranni. ARUNDINES CAMI. of Ы NOT a drum was heard, not a funeral note, As his corse to the ramparts we hurried; Not a soldier discharged his farewell...of night, The sod with our bayonets turning, By the struggling moonbeam's misty light, And the lanthorn dimly burning. No useless coffin enclosed his breast,...
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Select English poetry, with notes by E. Hughes

Edward Hughes - 1851
...Corpse, and Corps. Hollowed and Hallowed. NOT a drum was heard, not a funeral note, As his corse to the rampart we hurried ; Not a soldier discharged...buried. We buried him darkly at dead of night, The sods with our bayonets turning ; By the struggling moonbeam's misty light, And the lantern dimly burning....
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The speaker: or, Miscellaneous pieces selected from the best English writers ...

William Enfield, James Pycroft - 1851
...CHAPTER XXXI. ON THE BURIAL OF SIR JOHN MOORE. NOT a drum was heard, not a funeral note, As his corse to the rampart we hurried ; Not a soldier discharged...buried ! "We buried him darkly, at dead of night, The sods with our bayonets turning, No useless coffin enclosed his breast, Nor in sheet nor in shroud we...
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