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" Rome, in the height of her glory, is not to be compared ; a power which has dotted over the surface of the whole globe with her possessions and military posts, whose morning drum-beat, following the sun, and keeping company with the hours, circles the... "
Notes and Queries - Page 288
1867
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The Churchman's Monthly Review and Chronicle

Christianity - 1846
...the whole surface of the globe with her possessions and military posts, — whose morning drum-beat, following the sun, and keeping company with the hours, circles the earth daily with one continuous and unbroken strain of its martial airs?"2 These words, assuredly, are not...
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The British World in the East: A Guide ; Historical, Moral, and ..., Volume 1

Leitch Ritchie - Australasia - 1846 - 512 pages
...for the extent of her territory, to use the felicitous language of Webster, " her morning drumbeat following the sun, and keeping company with the hours, circles the earth daily with one continuous and unbroken strain of its martial airs." When the author of these volumes...
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The American Whig Review, Volume 6

1847
...without concern that we feel compelled to state, that the illustrious founders of that " power, which has dotted over the surface of the whole globe with her possessions and military posts — whose morning drum-beat, following the sun, and keeping company with the hours, encircles the earth daily with one...
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The English Presbyterian Messenger, Volumes 4-5

1852
...far-spread sway, which Daniel Webster so finely expressed when he said, that our " morning drum-beat, following the sun and keeping company with the hours, circles the earth with one continuous and unbroken strain of the martial airs of England ; " we may, as Christians, indulge...
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Essays and Reviews ...

Edwin Percy Whipple - American literature - 1848 - 360 pages
...conquest and subjugation, Rome, in the height of her glory, ia not to be compared, — a power which has dotted over the surface of the whole globe with her possessions and military posts, whose morning drum-beat, following the sun, and keeping company with the hours, circles the earth daily with one...
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A History of the Oriental Nations: Chiefly Possessions of Great Britain ...

Leitch Ritchie - Asia - 1848
...for the extent of her territory, to use the felicitous language of Webster, " her morning drumbeat following the sun, and keeping company with the hours, circles the earth daily with one continuous and unbroken strain of its martial airs." When the author of these volumes...
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Robert Merry's Museum, Volumes 17-18

1849
...has dotted the surface of the globe with her possessions and military posts, whose morning drum-beat, following the sun, and keeping company with the hours, circles the earth daily with one continuous and unbroken strain of the martial airs of England." The Esquimaux. tures...
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Reminiscences of Congress

Charles Wainwright March - Lawyers - 1850 - 295 pages
...conquest and subjugation, Rome, in the height of her glory, is not to be compared—a power which has dotted over the surface of the whole globe with her possessions and military posts, whose morning drum-beat, following the sun, and keeping company with the hours, circles the earth daily with one...
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REMINISCENCES OF CONGRESS.

CHARLES W. MARCH - 1850
...over the surface of the whole globe with her possessions and military posts, whose morning drum-beat, following the sun, and keeping company with the hours, circles the earth daily with one continuous and unbroken strain of the martial airs of England." In reply to the claim...
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The Works of Daniel Webster ...: Speeches in Congress

Daniel Webster - United States - 1851
...conquest and subjugation, Home, in the height of her glory, is not to be compared ; a power which has dotted over the surface of the whole globe with her possessions and military posts, whose morning drum-beat, following the sun, and keeping company with the hours, circles the earth with one continuous...
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