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" Patriots have toiled, and in their country's cause Bled nobly ; and their deeds, as they deserve, Receive proud recompense. We give in charge Their names to the sweet lyre. Th' historic muse, Proud of the treasure, marches with it down To latest times... "
The months of the year; or, Conversations on the calendar [signed J.R.]. - Page 305
by J. R - 1824
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Select British Poets: Containing the Works of Goldsmith, Thomson, Gray ...

Thomas F. Walker - English poetry - 1830 - 240 pages
...Of asps their venom, overpow'ring strength By weakness, and hostility by love. Patriots have toil'd, and in their country's cause • Bled nobly ; and...recompense. We give in charge Their names to the sweet lyre. Th' historic Muse, Proud of the treasure, marches with it down To latest times; and Sculpture, in her...
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Genius of Universal Emancipation

Antislavery movements - 1831
...the death of patriots, the life of their country — the cruelty of tyrants, their own destruction. " Patriots have toiled, and in their country's cause...deeds, as they deserve, receive proud recompense. But fairer wreaths are due, though seldom paid, to him who, posted at the shrine uf truth, has fallen...
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The Works of Cowper and Thomson: Including Many Letters and Poems Never ...

William Cowper - 1832 - 537 pages
...by love. Patriots have toiled, and in their country's cause Bled nobly; and tlicir deeds, as tlioy ow, And my good friend the calender Will lend bis horse to go. Quoth Mrs. Gilpin, T Th' historic muse, Proud of the treasure, marches with it down To latrst times ; and Sculpture, in...
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The Task, and Other Poems

William Cowper - 1831 - 179 pages
...,Of asps their veuom, overpow'ring strength By weakness, and hostility by love. Patriots have toil'd, and, in their country's cause Bled nobly; and their deeds, as they deserve, 705 Receive proud recompense. We give in charge Their names to the sweet lyre. Th' historick muse,...
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The American Common-place Book of Prose: A Collection of Eloquent and ...

George Barrell Cheever - American prose literature - 1832 - 468 pages
...pledge they had given, to consecrate to it " their lives, their fortunes, and their sacred honour." "Patriots have toiled, and, in their country's cause,...names to the sweet lyre. The historic Muse, Proud ot her treasure, marches with it down To latest times : and Sculpture in her turn Gives bond, in stone...
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The Poetic Reader: Containing Selections from the Most Approved Authors ...

Joseph Emerson - Elocution - 1832 - 95 pages
...Cov'ring his shame from his offended sight. NO. 109. THE GLORY OF MARTYRDOM. PATRIOTS have toil'd, and in their country's cause, Bled nobly ; and their...recompense. We give in charge Their names to the sweet lyre. Th' historic Proud of the treasure, marches with it down 5 To latest times ; and sculpture, in her...
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A System of Geography, Popular and Scientific: Or A Physical ..., Volume 3

James Bell - Geography - 1832
...motives, and hold up their characters to ridicule. How truly has the poet Ģeng: Patriots have toil'd, and in their country's cause Bled nobly ; and their deeds, as they deserve, Receive good recompense — But martyrs struggle for a brighter prize, And win it with more pain. Their blood...
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Occasional Discourses: Including Several Never Before Published

Francis Wayland - Sermons, American - 1833 - 376 pages
...to consecrate to it, " their lives, their fortunes, and their sacred honor." " Patriots have toil'd, and in their country's cause Bled nobly, and their...names to the sweet lyre. The historic muse, Proud of her treasure, marches with it down To latest times; and sculpture in her turn Gives bond, in stone...
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Occasional Discourses: Including Several Never Before Published

Francis Wayland - Sermons, American - 1833 - 376 pages
...Patriots have toil'd, and in their country's cause filed nobly, and their deeds, as they deserve, deceive proud recompense. We give in charge Their names to the sweet lyre. The historic muse, Proud of her treasure, marches with it down To latest times; and sculpture in her turn Gives bond, in stone...
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The Works of William Cowper: Table talk. The task. Tirocinium; or, A review ...

William Cowper - 1835
...Of asps their venom, overpowering strength By weakness, and hostility by love. Patriots have toil'd, and in their country's cause Bled nobly ; and their...Proud of the treasure, marches with it down To latest limes ; and sculpture, in her turn, Gives bond in stone and ever-during brass To guard them, and to...
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