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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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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott

Walter Scott - 1831 - 490 pages
...With sword-sway, and with lance's thrust ; And such a yell wağ there, Of sodden and portentous birtb, As if men fought upon the earth, And fiends in upper air; 0! life and death were ia the shout, Recoil and rally, charge and rout, And triumph and despair. Long...
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The Whigs of Scotland: Or, The Last of the Stuarts. An Historical ..., Volume 2

William Craig Brownlee - Covenanters - 1833 - 204 pages
...galloped up the " bell of the brae," to the main body. CHAPTER XIII. " 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 ! And as they left the darkening heath, More desperate grew the strife of death !" SIR W. SCOTT. They...
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The confederates of Lubionki (cont.) The Mill of Mariemont

Mrs. Gore (Catherine Grace Frances) - 1833
...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...men fought upon the earth And fiends in upper air ; Oh ! life and death were in the shout — Recoil and rally, charge and rout—- And triumph and despair....
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The Whigs of Scotland: Or, The Last of the Stuarts. An Historical ..., Volume 2

William Craig Brownlee - Covenanters - 1833 - 204 pages
...saddle. They reined their horses and galloped up the " bell of the brae," to the main body. CHAPTER XIII. They close in clouds of smoke and dust, With sword-sway, and with lance's thrust; " At weapon point they close, And such a yell was there, Of sudden and portentous birth, i As if tnen...
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Landscape-historical Illustrations of Scotland, and the Waverley ..., Volume 1

George Newenham Wright - Engraving, English - 1836
...BOTHWELL BRIDGE. " 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 ; Oh ! life and death were in the shout, Recoil and rally, charge and rout, And triumph and despair....
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The Moral and Intellectual School Book: Containing Instructions for Reading ...

William Martin - Readers - 1838 - 348 pages
...James did rushing come. Scarce could they hear, or see their foes, Until at weapon-point they close, With sword-sway, and with lance's thrust ; And such...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: With a Sketch of His Life

Walter Scott, J. W. Lake - Poetry - 1838 - 443 pages
...come.— Scarce could they hear, or see their Iocs, Until at weapon point they close. — They close, ш clouds of smoke and dust, With sword-sway, and with lance's thrust; And such a yell was there, Of sodden and portentous birth, As if men fought upon the earth, And fiends in upper air; О ! life and...
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Marmion

sir Walter Scott (bart.) - 1839
...With sword-sway, and with lanee's tbrust ; And sueh a yell was there, Of sndden and portentous hirth, As if men fought upon the earth, And fiends in upper air. 0 ! life and death were in the shout, Reeoil and rally, eharge and rout, And triumph and despair. Long...
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 2

English poetry - 1840
...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...men fought upon the earth, And fiends in upper air ; Oh, 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, Bart: Complete in One Volume. With ...

Walter Scott - 1841 - 823 pages
...rushing come. — Scarce could they hear, or see their foes, Until at weapon-point they close. — * j ^ Ե * 8 ۹B 7 Ez /g? :a}> XMQ J ; Y u z N 8f]6 K 5 ƅ8k댹!, y> \ h " p ?kC ~ ;8 O life and death were in the shout, Recoil and rally, charge and rout, And triumph and despair....
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