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" I see the dagger-crest of Mar, I see the Moray's silver star, Wave o'er the cloud of Saxon war, That up the lake comes winding far ! To hero bound for battle-strife, Or bard of martial lay, 'Twere worth ten years of peaceful life, One glance at their... "
American Monthly Knickerbocker - Page 593
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart: Complete in One Volume. With ...

Walter Scott - 1841 - 848 pages
...war, That up the lake comes winding far ! To hero bound for battle-strife, Or bard of martial lay, Twere worth ten years of peaceful life, One glance at their array ! XVI. " Their light-arm'd archers far and near Survey'd the tangled ground, Their centre ranks, with...
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The Rover, Volume 2

Seba Smith, Lawrence Labree - 1844 - 498 pages
...stormy warmusic, catching the enthosiasm of the scene, swelled forth the chorus Am Rltcin, Am Rhein !" I shall never forget the words, nor the look, nor...tone with which he related this ; it came upon me so suddenly too, like that noble burst of war-melody from the Fxiinburg Castle rock, and I could not...
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McGuffey's Rhetorical Guide, Or, Fifth Reader of the Eclectic Series ...

William Holmes McGuffey - Readers - 1844 - 492 pages
...war, That up the lake comes winding far : To hero, bounef for battle-strife, Or bard of martial lay, 'Twere worth ten years of peaceful life, One glance at their array. 2. Their light-armed archers far and near, Surveyed the tangled ground: Their center ranks, with pike...
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The Scouting Expeditions of McCulloch's Texas Rangers; Or, The Summer and ...

Samuel Chester Reid - Mexican War, 1846-1848 - 1848 - 308 pages
...and the execution of the different evolutions which they performed excited the admiration of all. " 'Twere worth ten years of peaceful life One glance at their array !" There were six regiments of infantry, the artillery battalion, acting as light infantry, and Duncan's...
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Poetical Works, Volume 4

Walter Scott - 1849 - 596 pages
...war, That up the lake comes winding far ! To hero boune for battle strife, Or bard of martial lay, Twere worth ten years of peaceful life, One glance at their array ! "Their light-armed archers far and near Surveyed the tangled ground, Their centre ranks, with pike...
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Short stories founded on European history. France

European history - 1849 - 202 pages
..." " I believe it," said Alphonse ;— " ' To hero bonne for battle Btrife, Or bard of martial lay, 'Twere worth ten years of peaceful life, One glance at their array."" Old Dumont smiled, and shook his head mournfully. " Ah, sir, wait till you see the other side of the...
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Romance and Reality

Letitia Elizabeth Landon - 1852 - 532 pages
...I am the Alexander of the Nile.' I say of these fountains, what Scott says of a martial company, * "Twere worth ten years of peaceful life, One glance at their array.' " Besides, do you hold as nothing his own consciousness of right ? " " Why, sir," replied Mr. Brande,...
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott

Walter Scott - 1852 - 594 pages
...Saxon war, That up the lake comes winding far! To hero boune for battle strife, Or bard of martial lay, 'Twere worth ten years of peaceful life, One glance at their array! 46 Their light-armed archers far and near Surveyed the tangled ground, Their centre ranks, with pike...
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The poetical works of sir Walter Scott. With life. 8 engr. on steel

sir Walter Scott (bart.) - 1855 - 586 pages
...war. That up the lake comes winding far I To hero bound for battle-strife, Or bard of martial lay, 'Twere worth ten years of peaceful life, One glance at their array ! " Their light-arm'd archers far and near Survey'd the tangled ground ; Their centre ranks, with pike...
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart: Including the Lay of the Last ...

Walter Scott - 1856 - 774 pages
...war, That up the lake comes winding far ! To hero bound for battle-strife, Or bard of martial lay, Twere worth ten years of peaceful life, One glance at their array I XVI. " Their light-arm'd archers far and near Surveyed the tangled ground ; Their centre ranks, with...
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