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" ... How sleep the Brave who sink to rest By all their country's wishes blest! When Spring, with dewy fingers cold, Returns to deck their hallowed mould, She there shall dress a sweeter sod Than Fancy's feet have ever trod. By fairy hands their knell is... "
The Patriotism of Illinois: A Record of the Civil and Military History of ... - Page 582
by Thomas Mears Eddy - 1866
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The Hundred Boston Orators Appointed by the Municipal Authorities and Other ...

James Spear Loring - Boston (Mass.) - 1853 - 720 pages
...trod. ' By fairy hands their knell is rung ; By forms unseen their dirge is sung ; There Honor conzes, a pilgrim gray, To bless the turf that wraps their...while repair, To dwell, a weeping hermit, there.' " And there was another ode, by the same author, which, he said, he was also obliged to repeat, as...
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Poets of England and America: Being Selections from the Best Authors of Both ...

Poets, American - 1853 - 472 pages
...have ever trod. By fairy hands their knell is rung, By forms unseen their dirge is sung ; There Honour comes, a pilgrim gray, To bless the turf that wraps their clay, And Freedom shall awhile repair, To dwell a weeping hermit there ! COM. IN s. 250 THE SWALLOW. SMoto. FOOLISH prater...
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The History of English Literature: With an Outline of the Origin and Growth ...

William Spalding - English literature - 1853 - 413 pages
...ever trod. By Fairy hands their knell is rung ; By forms unseen their dirge is sung : There Honour comes, a pilgrim gray, To bless the turf that wraps their clay : And freedom shall awhile repair, To dwell, a weeping hermit, there. H. ODE TO PITT. folia i Sard is EuripUe, : Tlut river...
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A collection of poetry for the use of juvenile classes, arranged, with notes ...

W H Cordeaux - 1853
...ever trod. By fairy hands their knell 2 is rung, By forms unseen their dirge 3 is sung ; There honour comes, a pilgrim gray, To bless the turf that wraps their clay ; And freedom shall awhile repair, To dwell a weeping hermit there. COLLINS. (1) Deck — to adorn or beautify. (2) Knell...
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the warriors of our wooden walls and teir victories

J. Bradshawe Walker - 1853
...wishes bless'd ? By fairy hands their knell is rung, By forms unseen their dirge is sung; There Honour comes, a pilgrim gray, To bless the turf that wraps their clay, And freedom's sons shall oft repair With Fame, to twine green laurels there." "Whatever interest may be...
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The Poetical Works of William Collins

William Collins - English poetry - 1853 - 150 pages
...ever trod. By fairy hands their knell is rung ; By forms unseen their dirge is sung ; There Honour comes, a pilgrim gray, To bless the turf that wraps their clay ; 10 And Freedom shall awhile repair, To dwell a weeping hermit there ! ODE TO MERCY. STROPHE. O THOU,...
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The Standard Speaker: Containing Exercises in Prose and Poetry for ...

Elocution - 1854
...feet have ever trod. By fairy hands their knell is rung ; By forms unseen their dirge is sung; There Honor comes, a pilgrim gray, To bless the turf that...a while repair, To dwell, a weeping hermit, there. 19. VIROINIUS, AS TRIRUNE, REFUSES THE APPEAL OP APPITJS CLA TOUTS. — Original Paraphrase from Livy....
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North American First Class Reader: The Sixth Book of Tower's Series for ...

David Bates Tower, Cornelius Walker - Elocution - 1854 - 426 pages
...Fancy's feet have trod. By Fairy hands their knell is rung, By forms unseen their dirge is sung; There Honor comes, a pilgrim gray, To bless the turf that...shall a while repair To dwell a weeping hermit there." What a quantity of thought is here condensed in th* compass of twelve lines, like a cluster of rock...
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Gleanings from the Poets: For Home and School

Poetry - 1854 - 430 pages
...feet have ever trod. By fairy hands their knell is rung, By forms unseen their dirge is sung ; There Honor comes, a pilgrim gray, To bless the turf that...shall a while repair To dwell a weeping hermit there .' TO OUR ELDEST HEIR. — Mrs. Henry Coleridge. DEEM not that our eldest heir Wins too much of love...
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The Poetical Works of Goldsmith, Collins, and T. Warton: With Lives ...

Oliver Goldsmith, William Collins, George Gilfillan, Thomas Warton - English poetry - 1854 - 303 pages
...ever trod. 2 By fairy hands their knell is rung ; By forms unseen their dirge is sung ; There Honour comes, a pilgrim gray, To bless the turf that wraps...shall a while repair, To dwell a weeping hermit there ! ODE TO MERCY. STROPHE. O THOU, who sitt'st a smiling bride By Valour's arm'd and awful side, Gentlest...
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