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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 World Book: Organized Knowledge in Story and Picture, Volume 3

Michael Vincent O'Shea, Ellsworth D. Foster, George Herbert Locke - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1918
...emphasized by the American, Daniel Webster, in 1834 in these words: • • * • a power which has dotted 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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Model English ...

Francis Patrick Donnelly - English language - 1919
...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 with one continuous...
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The Art of Interesting: Its Theory and Practice for Speakers and Writers

Francis Patrick Donnelly - Authorship - 1920 - 321 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 drumbeat, following the sun and keeping company with the hours, circles the earth with one continuous...
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Americanization: Principles of Americanism, Essentials of Americanization ...

Winthrop Talbot, Julia Emily Johnsen - Americanization - 1920 - 373 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 with one continuous...
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Historic English

James Champlin Fernald - English language - 1921 - 281 pages
...We recall the ringing tribute of Daniel Webster to British genius for expansion : "A power which has dotted over the surface of the whole globe with her possessions and military posts, whose morning drumbeat, following the sun and keeping company with the hours, circles the earth with one continuous...
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Historic English

James Champlin Fernald - English language - 1921 - 281 pages
...over the surface of the whole globe with her possessions and military posts, whose morning drumbeat, following the sun and keeping company with the hours, circles the earth with one continuous and unbroken strain of the martial airs of England." All these various territories...
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HOYT'S NEW CYCLOPEDIA OF PRACTICAL QUOTATIONS

KATE LOUISE ROBERTS - 1922
...English make it their abode. WALLER— On a War with Spain. (See also CAMPBELL) 3 A power which has id you For learning me your language! Tempest. Act I. Sc. 2. L. 363. 19 Fie, fie upon her! There' drum-beat, following the sun, and keeping company with the hours, circles the earth with one continuous...
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Brief Drawing

Ralph Curtis Ringwalt - Briefs - 1923 - 214 pages
...Helen's was "a beautiful face." Or, note Webster's famous apostrophe to England : "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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Travel and Comment

James Duval Phelan - Voyages around the world - 1923 - 318 pages
...the picturesque words of Daniel Webster in describing the British Empire, "whose morning drumbeat, following the sun and keeping company with the hours, circles the earth with one continuous and unbroken strain of the martial airs of England." But Britishers can derive...
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The Ethics of Capitalism

Judson George Rosebush - Capitalism - 1923 - 196 pages
...oil ports of Baku and Batum, the Bagdad railway, Mesopotamia, and the greater part of Arabia. face 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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