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" 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
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The Medico-chirurgical Review, and Journal of Practical Medicine

Medicine - 1847
...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." I This is a very characteristic feature of epidemics in general. Dr. Johnson very soundly...
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The Medico-chirurgical Review, Volume 50

Medicine - 1847
...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." | This is a very characteristic feature of epidemics in general. Dr. Johnson very soundly...
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The Fourth Reader, Or, Exercises in Reading and Speaking: Designed for the ...

Salem Town - Elocution - 1847 - 408 pages
...the leaves of the forests 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...
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The sacred sketch book; containing selections from eminent religious writers ...

Joseph Foulkes Winks - 1847
...were seen ; Like the leaves of the forest when autumn hath blown, That host on the morrow lay wither'd and strown. For the angel of death spread his wings on the blast, And breathed on the face of the foe as he pass'd ; And the eyes of the sleepers wax'd deadly and chill, And their...
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A Practical Grammar: In which Words, Phrases, and Sentences are Classified ...

Stephen Watkins Clark - English language - 1847 - 212 pages
...that looks ON THY ONCE HOLY DOME." " IN AN UNEXPECTED HOUR they were startled BY THE THUNDER OP THB " For the angel of death spread his wings ON THE BLAsT, And breathed IN THE PACE OP THE FOE as he passed." CANNON." Adverbial Sentences. " The man that dares traduce, BECAUsE...
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Knowles' Elocutionist: A First-class Rhetorical Reader and Recitation Book ...

James Sheridan Knowles - Elocution - 1847 - 322 pages
...seen; Like the leaves of the forest when autumn hath blown, That host, on the morrow, lay wither'd and strown. For the Angel of Death spread his wings on the blast, And breathed on the face of the foe, as he pass'd; And the eyes of the sleepers wax'd deadly and chill, And their...
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The Sphere and Duties of Woman: A Course of Lectures

George W. Burnap - Women - 1848 - 326 pages
...were seen ; Like the leaves of the forest when autumn hath blown, That host on the morrow lay wither'd and strown. " For the angel of death spread his wings...deadly and chill, And their hearts but once heaved, and forever grewsiill. "And there lay the steed with his nostril all wide, But through it there roll'd...
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The Gallery of Nature: A Pictorial and Descriptive Tour Through Creation

Thomas Milner - 1848 - 803 pages
...destruction of the Assyrian army, when " The angel of death spread his wings on the blast, And hreath'd in the face of the foe as he pass'd, And the eyes...wax'd deadly and chill, And their hearts but once heav'd, and for ever grew still," was accomplished by the agency of the simoom, directed by the Almighty...
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The Select Poetical Works

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1848 - 406 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 then- hearts but once heaved, and...
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The Bible History of Prayer: With Practical Reflections

Charles Augustus Goodrich - Prayer - 1848 - 384 pages
...Like the leaves of the forest, when autumn is flown, That host on the morrow lay withered and strewn. For the angel of death spread his wings on the blast, — And breathed in the face of the foe as he passed ; And the breath of the sleepers grew deadly and chill, And their hearts but once heaved, and...
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