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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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English and Scottish Sketches

Oliver Prescott Hiller - England - 1857 - 352 pages
...of England's possessions, as is presented in the following splendid passage :—"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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Minnesota and Dacotah: In Letters Descriptive of a Tour Through the North ...

Christopher Columbus Andrews - Dakota Territory - 1857 - 215 pages
...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 martial music." The company is growing richer every...
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A Trip Through the Lakes of North America

1857
...over the whole surface of the globe with her possessions and military posts, whcso morning drum-beat following the sun, and keeping company with the hours, circles the earth daily with one continuous and unbroken strain of martial music.' The company is growing richer every...
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A Trip Through the Lakes of North America: Embracing a Full Description of ...

John Disturnell - Champlain, Lake - 1857 - 386 pages
...over 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 martial music.' The company is growing richer every...
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The American Merchant, Volumes 1-2

1858
...she is. and has been for centuries, the leading power of earth. By means of her commerce, she line dotted over the surface of the whole globe with her possessions and military posts, and (to use the figure of Webster) " Her morning drums boat following the sun, and keeping pace with...
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The Geography and History of British America, and of the Other Colonies of ...

John George Hodgins - British America - 1858 - 128 pages
...to the terriorial greatness and conquests of Great Britain as worthy of " a power which had 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, circled the earth with one continuous...
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The Standard Speaker: Containing Exercises in Prose and Poetry for ...

Epes Sargent - 1858
...subjugation, Rome, in the height ot her glory, is not to be compared ; a power which has dotted over tha 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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Exports and Imports: As Showing the Relative Advancement of Every Nation in ...

James Loring Baker - Balance of trade - 1859 - 30 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...keeping company with the hours, circles the earth daily with one continuous and unbroken strain of the martial airs of England." Such is England; and...
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The Life, Speeches and Memorials of Daniel Webster ...

Daniel Webster, Samuel M. Smucker - 1859 - 548 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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The Life, Speeches, and Memorials of Daniel Webster

Samuel Mosheim Smucker - 1859 - 548 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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