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" They say it was a shocking sight After the field was won; For many thousand bodies here Lay rotting in the sun; But things like that, you know, must be After a famous victory. "Great praise the Duke of Marlbro' won, And our good Prince Eugene. "
The chaplet, poems, partly original and partly selected - Page 16
by Chaplet - 1805
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The Annual Anthology

Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Charles Lamb - English poetry - 1800 - 299 pages
...fire and sword the country round Was wasted far and wide, And many a childing mother then, 36 37 IX. They say it was a shocking sight After the field was...For many thousand bodies here Lay rotting in the sun ; But things like that you know must be After a famous victory. Great praise the Duke of Marlbro' won,...
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The Annual Anthology, Volume 2

Robert Southey - English poetry - 1800 - 300 pages
...rest his head VIII. With fire and sword the country round Was wasted far and wide, And many a childing mother then, And new-born infant died. But things...like that, you know, must be At every famous victory. 36 37 IX. They say it was a shocking sight After the field was won, For many thousand bodies here Lay...
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The Critical Review: Or, Annals of Literature, Volume 30

Tobias Smollett - Books - 1800
...reft his head. ' With fire and fword the country round Was wafted far and wide, And many a childing mother then, And new-born infant died. But things like that, you know, muft be • At every famous victory. • They fay it was a (hocking fight After the field was won,...
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Metrical Tales and Other Poems

Robert Southey - Poetry - 1805 - 201 pages
...\Vith fire and sword the country round Was wasted far and wide, And many a childing mother then, 46' They say it was a shocking sight After the field was...For many thousand bodies here Lay rotting in the sun ; But things like that you know must be After a famous victory. Great praise the Duke of Marlbro' won,...
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The Hive of Ancient and Modern Literature: A Collection of Essays ...

Solomon Hodgson - Conduct of life - 1806 - 340 pages
...to reft his head. With fire and fword the country round Was wafted far and wide. And many a childing mother then, And new-born infant died. But things like that, you know, muft be At every famous victory. They fay it was a mocking fight After the field was won, For many...
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The Port Folio

Philadelphia (Pa.) - 1808
...and sword this country round Was wasted far and wide, And many a childing mother then, And new born infant died. But things like that, you know, must...For many thousand bodies here Lay rotting in the sun i But things like that you know must be After a famous victory. 237 Great praise the duke of Marlbro'...
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The Port Folio, Volumes 5-6

Philadelphia (Pa.) - 1808
...and sword this country ronnd Was wasted far and wide, And many a childinp mother then, And new born infant died. But things like that, you know, must...At every famous victory. They say it was a shocking tight After the field was won, For many thousand bodies here Lay rotting in the sun ; But thin^ys li...
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The Warrior's Looking Glass: Wherein is Shewn from Many High Authorities ...

George Beaumont - War - 1808 - 204 pages
...head : " With fire and fword the country round• •' Was wafted far and wide ; " And many a chikling mother then, .' ' "^ " And new-born infant died : " But things like that, you know, muft bt, ' At every FAMOUS VICTORY. " They fay it was a fhocking fight •? r '' " After the field...
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The Spirit of the Public Journals, Volume 12

Stephen Jones, Charles Molloy Westmacott - English literature - 1809
...wounded, bleeding as he fled ; While the frequent drops betray, And track the wretch's faltering way. But things like that, you know, must be At every famous victory. And then the shells that burst around ; The houses tumbling to the ground j . , . ' The frighted virgin's...
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Time's Telescope

Almanacs, English - 1817
...BATTLE OF BLENHEIM. With fire and sword, the country round Was wasted far and wide, And many a childing mother then, And new-born infant died. But things...For many thousand bodies here Lay rotting in the sun ; But things like that, you know, must be After a famous victory. *14. 1742. POPE PIUS VII BORN. 1...
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