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" Priam's hoary hairs defiled with gore, Not all my brothers gasping on the shore; As thine, Andromache! Thy griefs I dread: I see thee trembling, weeping, captive led! In Argive looms our battles to design, And woes, of which so large a part was thine! "
The Monthly Mirror: Reflecting Men and Manners: With Strictures on Their ... - Page 316
1802
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Hector and Andromache, from Pope's tr. of Homer's 'Iliad' [book 6].

Homerus - 1880
...Embattled plains — battle field. Decreed— fixed. Fates. (Note 12.) Imperial— haughty. Bend— yield. And yet no dire presage so wounds my mind, My mother's death, the ruin of my kind, Not Priam's hoary hair defiled with gore, Not all my brothers gasping on the shore, As thine, Andromache" ! Thy griefs...
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Museum of Antiquity: A Description of Ancient Life : the Employments ...

Levi W. Yaggy - Civilization - 1881 - 944 pages
...trembles while my tongue relates!) The day when thou, imperial Troy! must bend, Must see thy warriors fall, thy glories end. And yet no dire presage so wounds my mind, My mother.s death, the ruin of my kind, Not Priam's hoary hairs defiled with gore, Not all my brothers...
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The Iliad of Homer

Homer - 1884 - 500 pages
...trembles while my tongue relates!) The day when thou, imperial Troy ! must bend, And see thy warriors fall, thy glories end. And yet no dire presage so wounds my mind, Thus having spoke, the illustrious chief of Troy Stretch'd his fond arms to clasp the lovely boy. The...
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Greek Poets in English Verse

William Hyde Appleton - 1893 - 360 pages
...trembles while tny tongue relates !) The day when thou, imperial Troy ! must bend, And see thy warriors fall, thy glories end. And yet no dire presage so...death, the ruin of my kind, Not Priam's hoary hairs defiled with gore, Not all my brothers gasping on the shore ; As thine, Andromache ! thy griefs I dread...
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Elements of Expression, Vocal and Physical

Philip Williams, Celestine Sullivan - Elocution - 1896 - 360 pages
...trembles while my tongue relates!) The day when thou, imperial Troy, must/ bend, And see thy warriors fall, thy glories end. And yet no dire presage so...death, the -ruin of my kind, Not Priam's hoary hairs, defiled with gore, Not all my brothers gasping on the shore, As thine, Andromache! Thy griefs I dread:...
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Homer's Iliad: (books I., VI., XXII., XXIV.)

Homer - Achilles (Greek mythology) - 1896 - 120 pages
...while my tongue relates ! ) The day when thou, imperial Troy ! must bend, - 570 And see thy warriors fall, thy glories end. And yet no dire presage so...death, the ruin of my kind, Not Priam's hoary hairs defil'd with gore, Not all my brothers gasping on the shore,— 575 As thine, Andromache ! Thy griefs...
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Four Books of Pope's Iliad: I, VI, XXII, XXIV.

Homer - 1896 - 102 pages
...trembles while my tongue relates!) The day when thou, imperial Troy! must bend, And see thy warriors fall, thy glories end. And yet no dire presage so wounds my mind, Not all my brothers gasping on the shore; As thine, Andromache ! thy griefs I dread; I see thee trembling,...
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Shepp's Giant Library: Eight Great Books in a Single Volume, an Unrivalled ...

Daniel B. Shepp - Dummies (Bookselling) - 1897 - 526 pages
...thou, imperial Troy ! must bend I Must see thy warriors fall, thy glories end. And yet no presage dire so wounds my mind, My mother's death, the ruin of my kind ; Not Priam's hoary hairs defiled with gore, Not all my brothers gasping on the shore, As thine, Andromache !— thy griefs I...
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... Pope's The Iliad of Homer, Book I, VI, XXII, and XXIV.

Homer - Achilles (Greek mythology) - 1898 - 133 pages
...Here again the fatalism of the U reeks is brought into relief. See vi., 626 ; also note on i., 461. And yet no dire presage so wounds my mind, My mother's...death, the ruin of my kind, Not Priam's hoary hairs defil'd with gore, Not all my brothers gasping on the shore, As thine, Andromache ! thy griefs I dread...
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Pope's The Iliad of Homer: Books I, VI, XXII, and XXIV

Homer - Achilles (Greek mythology) - 1899 - 142 pages
...trembles while my tongue relates !) The day when thou, imperial Troy ! must bend, And see thy warriors fall, thy glories end. And yet no dire presage so...wounds my mind, My mother's death, the ruin of my kind, 575 Not Priam's hoary hairs defil'd with gore, Not all my brothers gasping on the shore ; As thine,...
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