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" King James did rushing come. Scarce could they hear, or see their foes, Until at weapon-point they close. They close in clouds of smoke and dust, With sword-sway and with lance's thrust; And such a yell was there Of sudden and portentous birth, As if... "
Conrad Blessington; a tale by a lady - Page 36
by Conrad Blessington (fict.name.) - 1833 - 216 pages
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 12

1808
...of fmoke and duft, With fword-fway, and with lance's thruft ; And fuch a yell was there, Of fudden and portentous birth, As if men fought upon the earth, And fiends in upper air. Long looked the anxious fquires ; their eye Could in the darknefs nought defcry. At length the frelhening...
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Marmion;: A Tale of Flodden Field, Volume 1

Walter Scott - Flodden, Battle of, England, 1513 - 1808 - 377 pages
...did rushing come.— Scarce could they hear, or see their foes, Until at weapon-point they close. — They close, in clouds of smoke and dust, With sword-sway,...men fought upon the earth, And fiends in upper air. Long looked the anxious squires ; their eye Could in the darkness nought descry. XXVII. At length the...
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The Monthly Anthology, and Boston Review, Volume 5

Samuel Cooper Thacher, David Phineas Adams, William Emerson - American literature - 1808
...Until at weapon-point they close. — They close in cloud* of smoke and dust, With •word-sway.and with lance's thrust; And such a yell was there, Of...men fought upon the earth, And fiends in upper air. Longlmikcdthcanxioussejuircs; their eye Could in the darkness nought descry. At length the freshening...
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The British Critic and Quarterly Theological Review, Volume 31

1808
...clouds of fmoke and dutt, With fword-fway and with lance's thruft, And fuch a yell was there, Of fudden and portentous birth, As if men fought upon the earth And fiends in upper air. Long looked the anxious fquires, the« eye Could in the darknefs nought defcry. «« At length the...
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The Monthly Anthology, and Boston Review, Volume 5

Samuel Cooper Thacher, David Phineas Adams, William Emerson - American literature - 1808
...they close. — They close in clouds of. smoke ?.:id dust, With sword -sway.á nd \viih ˇансе'ь thrust; And such a yell was there. Of sudden and portentous birth, As if Tien fought upon the earth, And fifmls in unper air. Long looked the anxiuus squires ˇtheir eye Could...
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Select Reviews of Literature, and Spirit of Foreign Magazines, Volume 1

Enos Bronson - Literature, Modern - 1809
...did rushing come. — Scarce could they hear or see their foes, Until at weapon-point they close. — They close in clouds of smoke and dust, With sword-sway,...men fought upon the earth, And fiends in upper air. Long looked the anxious squires ; their cyy Could in the darkness nought descry. At length the freshening...
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Select Reviews, Volumes 1-2

1809
...did rushing come. — Scarce could they hear or see their foes, Pntil at weapon-point they close. — They close in clouds of smoke and dust, With sword-sway,...men fought upon the earth, And fiends in upper air. Ixing looked the anxious squires; their cy Could in the darkness nought descry. At length the freshening...
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The Works of Walter Scott, Esq: Marmion; a tale of Flodden field

Sir Walter Scott - 1813
...rushing come. — Scarce could they hear, or see their foes, Until at weapon-point they close. — They close, in clouds of smoke and dust, With sword-sway,...men fought upon the earth, And fiends in upper air ; O life and death were in the shout, Recoil and rally, charge and rout, And triumph and despair. Long...
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Anster fair, a poem [by W. Tennant].

William Tennant - 1814
...and drone was there,* As if on earth men pip'd, and devils dron'd in air, * Such a yell was there, As if men fought upon the earth, And fiends in upper air. SCOTT'S Jtfff •••"•'•"'• XXVI. Thus did the crowd with fiddle, lungs and drone, Congratulate...
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The Poetical Works of Walter Scott, Esq, Volume 3

Walter Scott - 1818
...rushing come. — Scarce could they hear, or aee their foes, Until at weapon-point they close. — They close, in clouds of smoke and dust, With sword-sway,...And such a yell was there, Of sudden and portentous hirth, As if men fought upon the earth, And fiends in upper air. Long looked the anxious squires ;...
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