Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" That host with their banners at sunset were seen: Like the leaves of the forest when Autumn hath blown, That host on the morrow lay withered and strown. For the angel of Death spread his wings on the blast, And breathed in the face of the foe as he passed... "
The complete works of lord Byron with a biogr. and critical notice by J. W. Lake - Page 298
by George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1825
Full view - About this book

The United States Speaker: A Copious Selection of Exercises in Elocution ...

John Epy Lovell - Elocution - 1844 - 504 pages
...were seen : Like the leaves of the forest when autumn hath blown, That host on the morrow lay withered and strown. For the angel of death spread his wings...the blast, And breathed in the face of the foe as he passed ; And the eyes of the sleepers waxed deadly and chill, And their hearts but once heaved, and...
Full view - About this book

The Universalist Quarterly and General Review, Volume 17

Universalism - 1860
...the expression noted above. In the poem on the " Destruction of Sennacherib," he has the following: " The Angel of Death spread his wings on the blast, And breathed in the face of the foe as he passed ; And the eyes of the sleepers waxed deadly and chill, Their hearts but once heaved, and forever...
Full view - About this book

Studies in English poetry [an anthology] with biogr. sketches and notes by J ...

Joseph Payne - 1845
...were seen ; Like the leaves of the forest when autumn hath blown, That host on the morrow lay withered and strown. For the angel of death spread his wings...the blast, And breathed in the face of the foe as he past ; And the eyes of the sleepers waxed deadly and chill, And their hearts but once heaved — and...
Full view - About this book

The Reader's Guide: Containing a Notice of the Elementary Sounds in the ...

John Hall - Elocution - 1845 - 320 pages
...leaves of the forest when autumn hath blown', That host' on the morrow lay withered and strown. 3. For the angel of death spread his wings on the blast', And breathed in the face of the foe as he passed ; And the eyes of the sleepers waxed deadly and chill', And their hearts but once heaved', and...
Full view - About this book

The School Reader: Fourth Book. Containing Instructions in the Elementary ...

Charles Walton Sanders - Readers - 1845 - 304 pages
...the leaves of the forest when autumn hath blown, That host on the morrow lay withered and strewn. S. For the angel of death spread his wings on the blast, And breathed in the /ace of the foe as he pass'd; And the eyes of the sleepers wax'd deadly and chill. And their hearts...
Full view - About this book

Elocution, Or, Mental and Vocal Philosophy: Involving the Principles of ...

C. P. Bronson - Elocution - 1845 - 384 pages
...hath bluwa, That host, on the morrow lay withered and strown. For the angel of death— spread bis wings on the blast, And breathed in the face of the foe, as he pasted ; And the eyes of the sleepers — waxed deadly, and chin. And their hearts, but once heaved,...
Full view - About this book

The Modern Poetical Speaker; Or, a Collection of Pieces Adapted for ...

Modern poetical speaker, Fanny Bury PALLISER - 1845
...on the morrow lay wither'd and strown. * 2 Kings, xix. 35. t A legion was divided into ten cohorts. For the Angel of Death spread his wings on the blast, And breath'd in the face of the foe as he pass'd ; And the eyes of the sleepers wax'd deadly and chill,...
Full view - About this book

Elocution, Or, Mental and Vocal Philosophy: Involving the Principles of ...

C. P. Bronson - Elocution - 1845 - 320 pages
...autumn bath blown, That boat, on the morrow by withered and strown. For the angel of death— spread hit wings on the blast. And breathed in the face of the foe, ai he passed; And the eyes of tbe steepen — waxed deadly, and chill, And their hearts, but once beared,...
Full view - About this book

School Reader: 4th book

Charles Walton Sanders - 1842
...the leaves of the forest when autumn hath blown, That host on the morrow lay withered and strewn. 3. For the angel of death spread his wings on the blast,...and chill, And their hearts but once heaved — and fsr ever grew still, 4. And there lay the steed with his nostril all wide, But through it there rolled...
Full view - About this book

The Complete Works of Lord Byron: Reprinted from the Last London Ed ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1846
...blown, That host on the morrow lay wither'd and strown. For the Angel uf Death spread his wings on lh< blast, And breathed in the face of the foe as he pass'd...chill And their hearts but once heaved, and for ever yrev still ! And there lay the steed with his nostril all wide, Kutthrough il there roll'd not the...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF