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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 - Page 36
1833 - 216 pages
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Briefe an eine deutsche Edelfrau über die neuesten englischen Dichter

Friedrich Johann Jacobsen - English poetry - 1820 - 741 pages
...Until at weapon -point they close. — They close , in clouds of smoke and dust, JVith sward-sway, and with lance's thrust ; And such a yell was there,...portentous birth, As if men fought upon the earth, N And ßends in upper air, Long looked the anxious squires; their eye Could in the darkness nought...
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The poetical works of Walter Scott, Volume 4

sir Walter Scott (bart.) - 1820
...At times one warning trumpet blown, At times a stifled hum, Told England, from his mountain-throne They close, in clouds of smoke and dust, With sword-sway, and with lances thrust; And such a yell was there, Of sudden and portentous birth, As if men fought upon the...
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott, Baronet, Volume 6

Walter Scott - English poetry - 1821
...At times one warning trumpet blown, At times a stifled hum, Told England, from his mountain-throne They close, in clouds of smoke and dust, With sword-sway, and with lances thrust ; And such a yell was there, Of sudden and portentous birth, As if men fought upon the...
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Marmion

sir Walter Scott (bart.) - 1821
...At times one warning trumpet blown, At times a stifled hum, Told England, from his mountain-throne I They close, in clouds of smoke and dust, With sword-sway, and with lances thrust; And such a yell was there, Of sudden and portentous birth, As if men fought upon the...
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Marmion, canto 6. Ballads and lyrical pieces. Songs. Ballads from the German

Walter Scott - 1822
...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....
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The poetical works of sir Walter Scott, Volume 3

sir Walter Scott (bart.) - 1823
...trumpet blown, At times a stifled hum, Told England, from his mountain-throne King James did rushing come 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....
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The American First Class Book, Or, Exercises in Reading and Recitation

John Pierpont - Recitations - 1823 - 480 pages
...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,...yell was there, Of sudden and portentous birth, As it men fought upon the earth, . •,<\ ., TAad fiends in uj>per air. *' t Xong looked the anxious squires...
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The Subaltern Officer. A Narrative

George Wood (Captain.) - Peninsular War, 1807-1814 - 1825 - 247 pages
...attending it were only commencing, as will IMJ shown in the sequel of this Narrative. CHAPTER IX. ' They close in clouds of smoke and dust, With sword-sway and with lances' thrust; And such a yell was there, Of sudden and portentous birth, As if men fought upon the...
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Mornings in Spring: Or, Retrospections, Biographical, Critical ..., Volume 1

Nathan Drake - 1828
...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; O life and death were in the shout, Recoil and rally, charge and rout, And triumph and despair. " The...
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Exercises in Reading and Recitation

Jonathan Barber - Readers, American - 1828 - 251 pages
...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 lances thrust; And such a yell was there, Of sudden and portentious birth, As if men fought upon the...
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