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" In his hurried march, Time has but looked at their imagined immortality, and all its vanities, from the palace to the tomb, have, with their ruins, erased the very impression of his footsteps ! The days of their glory are as if they had never been ; and... "
The Speeches of Charles Phillips, Esq: Delivered at the Bar, and on Various ... - Page 37
by Charles Phillips - 1821 - 249 pages
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The American Orator's Own Book

Orators - 1859 - 350 pages
...by the servile Ottoman. The days of their glory are as if they had never been ; and the island which was then a speck, rude and neglected in the barren...ubiquity of their commerce, the glory of their arms, the force of their philosophy, the eloquence of their senate, and the inspiration of their bards ! Who...
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The Progressive Fifth, Or, Elocutionary Reader: In which the Principles of ...

Salem Town, Nelson M. Holbrook - English language - 1864 - 504 pages
...the very impression of his footsteps. 2. The days of their glory are as if they had never been ; and the island that was then a speck, rude and neglected,...ubiquity of their commerce, the glory of their arms, ttte fame of their philosophy, the eloquence of their senate, and the inspiration of their bards. Who...
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The Speaker's Garland and Literary Bouquet: Combining 100 Choice Selections ...

Recitations - 1876
...erased the very impression of his footsteps! The days of their glory are as if they had never been ; and the island that was then a speck, rude and neglected,...of their senate, and the inspiration of their bards I Who shall say, then, contemplating the past, that England, proud and potent as she appears, may not...
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The Speaker's Garland and Literary Bouquet, Volume 2

1876
...erased the very impression of his footsteps 1 The days of their glory are as if they had never been; and the island that was then a speck, rude and neglected,...ubiquity of their commerce, the glory of their arms, thn fame of their philosophy, the eloqnence of their senate, and the inspiration of their bards I Who...
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Prescott's Paragon Reciter: An Unusually Attractive Collection of the Very ...

Readers - 1880 - 192 pages
...the very impression of his footsteps ! The days of their glory are as if they had never been ; and the island that was then a speck, rude and neglected...of their senate, and the inspiration of their bards 1 Who shall say, then, contemplating the past, that England, proud and potent as she appears, may not...
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Memorials of Washington and of Mary, His Mother, and Martha, His Wife

James Walter - 1886 - 362 pages
...neglected in the barren ocean, now rivals all the wealth of their commerce, the glory of their names, the fame of their philosophy, the eloquence of their senate, and the inspiration of their bards." During the war between the French and English, that commenced in 1755, when Braddock served as commanderin-chief...
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Treasury of Irish Eloquence: Being a Compendium of Irish Oratory and Literature

English literature - 1887 - 910 pages
...erased the very impression of his footsteps ! The days of their glory are as if they had never been; and the island that was then a speck, rude and neglected...of their senate, and the inspiration of their bards I Who shall say, then, contemplating the past, that England, proud and potent as she appears, may not...
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Memorials of Washington and of Mary, His Mother, and Martha, His Wife, from ...

James Walter - Presidents - 1887 - 362 pages
...neglected in the barren ocean, now rivals all the wealth of their commerce, the glory of their names, the fame of their philosophy, the eloquence of their senate, and the inspiration of their bards." During the war between the French and English, that commenced in 1755, when Braddock served as commanderin-chief...
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The Elocutionist's Annual ...: Comprising New and Popular Readings ..., Issue 14

Recitations - 1889
...the very impression of his footsteps ! The days of their glory are as if they had never been ; and the island that was then a speck, rude and neglected,...and potent as she appears, may not one day be what Athena is, and the young America yet soar to be what Athens was ! Who shall say, when the European...
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Shoemaker's Best Selections for Readings and Recitations, Issue 5

Recitations - 1905
...the very impression of his footsteps ! The days of their glory are as if they had never been ; and the island that was then a speck, rude and neglected,...contemplating the past, that England, proud and potent a& rhe appears, may not one day be what Athens 18, and the young America yet soar to be what Athens...
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