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A New Home--who'll Follow?: Or, Glimpses of Western Life - Page 291
by Caroline Matilda Kirkland - 1839 - 337 pages
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The American Whig Review, Volume 2

1845
...Texan told that he too had been pricked. The Colonel stood unmoved, reminding me of Fitz James : " This rock shall fly From its firm base as soon as I !" One fierce tawny rascal was standing erect in his stirrup, as he came on, in the very act of launching...
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Pulpit Elocution: Comprising Suggestions on the Importance of Study; Remarks ...

William Russell - Elocution - 1846 - 408 pages
...is exemplified in the shout of defiance, with which Fitz-James addresses the band of Koderic Dhu, ' Come one, come all ! This rock shall fly From its firm base as soon as I.'* Impassioned ' Radical Stress.' Bold, angry, and threatening Command. [Abrupt, explosive style of utterance.]...
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Contributions to the Edinburgh Review by Francis Jeffrey, Volume 2

Lord Francis Jeffrey Jeffrey - 1846
...Chief his haughty stare, His back against a rock he bore, And firmly placed his foot before : — ' Come one, come all ! this rock shall fly From its firm base as soon as I.' — Sir Roderick mark'd — and in his eyes Respect was mingled with surprise, And the stern joy which...
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Contributions to the Edinburgh Review

Lord Francis Jeffrey Jeffrey - Edinburgh review (1802) - 1846 - 762 pages
...Chief his haughty stare, His back against a rock he bore, And firmly plac'd his foot before : — ' Come one, come all ! this rock shall fly From its firm base as soon as I.' — Sir Roderick mark'd — and in his eyea Respect was mingled wiih surprise, And the stern joy which...
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An Essay on Elocution: With Elucidatory Passages from Various Authors to ...

John Hanbury Dwyer - Elocution - 1846 - 300 pages
...the chief his haughty stare, His back against a rock he bore, And firmly placed his foot before : " Come one, come all ! this rock shall fly From its firm base as soon aa I."— Sir Roderick marked — and in his eyes Respect was mingled with surprise, And the stern...
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Dictionary of Poetical Quotations: Consisting of Elegant Extracts ..., Volume 1

Quotations, English - 1847 - 506 pages
...hand, And shouts of loud defiance pours, And shakes his gauntlet at the towers. SCOTT'S Marmion. 6. Come one, come all — this rock shall fly From its firm base as soon as I. SCOTT'S Marmion. DELAY — PROCRASTINATION. 1. O, my good lord, that comfort comes too late : 'T is...
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Dictionary of Poetical Quotations: Consisting of Elegant Extracts ..., Volume 1

Quotations, English - 1847 - 506 pages
...hand, And shouts of loud defiance pours, And shakes his gauntlet at the towers. SCOTT'S Marmion. 6. Come one, come all — this rock shall fly From, its firm base as soon as I. SCOTT'S Marmion. DELAY — PROCRASTINATION. 1. O, my good lord, that comfort comes too late : 'T is...
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Reminiscences of Syria and the Hold Land, Volume 2

Edward Delaval Hungerford Elers Napier, Elers Napier - Eretz Israel - 1847
...shelter against the cutting wind, — like Fitz-James, when he exclaims to his Highland foes — " Come one, come all! this rock shall fly From its firm base, as soon as I!" — averred his resolution of stopping where he was, until the actual and visible approach of the enemy....
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Paddiana: Or, Scraps and Sketches of Irish Life, Present and Past, Volume 1

Adam Blenkinsop, Sir William Henry Gregory - Ireland - 1847
...resistance, and rather like an Egyptian mummy than otherwise. I felt certain that he repeated to himself, " Come one, come all ! this rock shall fly From its firm base as soon as I." It was found necessary partially to uncase him that he might have the use of a hand ; and when all...
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Orthophony; Or, The Cultivation of the Voice, in Elocution: A Manual of ...

Elocution - 1847 - 300 pages
...OP EMOTION. COURAGE. Orotund Quality, Laud Utterance, Thorough Stress, High Pitch, Brisk Movement. " Come one, come all, — this rock shall fly From its firm base as soon as Ii FEAR. Half Whisper, Suppressed Force, Explosive Radical Stress, Highest Pitch, Rapid Movement. "...
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