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" Come one, come all ! this rock shall fly From its firm base as soon as I. "
The American Whig Review - Page 384
1845
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Rhetorical Dialogues: Or, Dramatic Selections for the Use of Schools ...

Dialogues - 1839 - 514 pages
...back a little, then draws his sword and places his back against the rock.) James. Come one, come all! this rock shall fly From its firm base, as soon as I. (Roderic waves his hand, and the soldiers retire.) Rod. Fear not, nay, that I need not say, But doubt...
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Deliciae literariae: a new volume of table-talk [ed. by J. Robertson].

Deliciae - 1840 - 273 pages
..." 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 !' " SCOTT — Lady of the Lake, cv st. x. 9. " But his gaunt frame was worn with toil ; His cheek...
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Deliciae Literariae: A New Volume of Table-talk

Joseph Robertson - Table-talk - 1840 - 273 pages
..." His back against a rock he bot3, And firmly placed his foot before : — ' Come one ! Come all ! this rock shall fly From its firm base as soon as I !' " SCOTT — Lady of the Lake, cv st. x. 9. " But his gaunt frame was worn with toil ; His cheek...
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The Patriarch; Or Family Library Magazine, Volumes 1-2

1841
...the stalworth opponent of Roderic Dhu, when he shouted to his ambushed foes : " Come one, come all ; this rock shall fly From its firm base as soon as I." We were still unable to get a sight at the creature itself; but could perceive, by the direction of...
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The Jack O'Lantern; or, The privateer, Volume 3

James Fenimore Cooper - 1842
...CHAPTER IX. His back against a rock he bore, A nd firmly placed his foot before: " Come one, come all! this rock shall fly From its firm base as soon as I !" Lady of the Lake. OUR battle will be told with greater clearness if the reader is furnished with...
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The Wing-and-wing, Or, Le Feu-follet: A Tale, Volume 1

James Fenimore Cooper - American literature - 1842 - 470 pages
...XIII. " 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 !' " of the Lake. OUR battle will be told with greater clearness, if the reader is furnished with an...
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An Essay on Elocution: With Elucidatory Passages from Various Authors

John Hanbury Dwyer - 1843
...PIECES. His back against a rook 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 marked — and in his eyes Respect was mingled with surprise, And the stern joy which...
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The British Churchman, Volume 1

1844
...has seemed to say, in the stirring words of the hero of the Scottish poet, " Come one, come all — this rock shall fly From its firm base as soon as I." This has been his resolution — a resolution, be it remembered, which would be worse than weakness...
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Contributions to the Edinburgh Review, Volume 2

Lord Francis Jeffrey Jeffrey - English essays - 1844
...stare, His back against a rock he bore, And firmly plac'd bis 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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The Works of Orville Dewey, D.D. ...

Orville Dewey - Theology - 1844 - 887 pages
...his seat on the coach-box, you fancy him saying to all obstacles and dangers, " Come one, come all, this rock shall fly From its firm base as soon as I." Chester is an ancient city, with marks of antiquity in every structure and stone. The streets are channelled...
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