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" Whitford, keep near the walls ! Huggins, regard your own behoof. For, lo ! the blazing rocking roof Down, down in thunder falls ! An awful pause succeeds the stroke, And o'er the ruins volumed smoke, Rolling around its pitchy shroud, Concealed them from... "
The Port folio, by Oliver Oldschool - Page 415
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English Literature of Nineteenth Century: On the Plan of the Author's ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1869 - 798 pages
...roof should fall. Back, Robins, baek ! Crump, stand aloof! Whitford, keep near the walls! Hugfrin*, regard your own behoof, For, lo ! the blazing rocking...pause succeeds the stroke, And o'er the ruins volumed .-moke, Rolling around its pitchy shroud, Conceal'd them from the astonish'd crowd. At length the mist...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 231

1871
...terrified, are slow To bid the pumping torrent flow, For fear the roof should fall. Back, Robins, back! Crump, stand aloof! Whitford, keep near the walls...ruins volumed smoke, Rolling around its pitchy shroud, Concealed them from th' astonished crowd. VoL. VII., NS 1871. p P At length, the mist awhile was cleared,...
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Rejected Addresses: And Other Poems

James Smith, Horace Smith - 1871 - 414 pages
...terrified are slow To bid the pumping torrent flow, For fear the roof should fall. Back, Robins, back! Crump, stand aloof! Whitford, keep near the walls...thunder falls ! An awful pause succeeds the stroke, And o7er the ruins volumed smoke, Rolling around its pitchy shroud, Conceal' d them from th? astonish'd...
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Encyclopaedia of English and American Poetry: From Caedmon and King Alfred's ...

Samuel Orchart Beeton - 1873
...terrified, are slow To bid the pumping torrent flow, For fear the roof should fall. Bock, Eobins, back ! ving laurel weave For those that win rooking roof Down, down in thunder falls ! An awful pause succeeds the stroke, And o'er the ruins volumed...
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Amusing poetry, ed. by S. Brooks, Issue 845

Amusing poetry - 1874
...terrified are slow To bid the pumping torrent flow, For fear the roof should fall. Back, Eobins, back ! Crump, stand aloof! Whitford, keep near the walls...succeeds the stroke, And o'er the ruins volumed smoke, Eoiling around its pitchy shroud, Conceal'd them from the astonish'd crowd. At length the mist awhile...
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Cassell's illustrated readings, Volume 1; Volume 66

Cassell, ltd - 1875
...terrified, are slow To bid the pumping torrent flow, For fear the roof should fall. Back, Robins, back ! Crump, stand aloof! Whitford, keep near the walls...ruins volumed smoke, Rolling around its pitchy shroud, Concealed them from the astonished crowd. At length the mist awhile was cleared, When, lo ! amid the...
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Chambers's Cyclopædia of English Literature: A History, Critical ..., Volume 2

Robert Chambers, Robert Carruthers - 1876
...terrified, are slow To bid the pumping torrent flow, For fear the roof should fall. Back, Robins, back ! The minstrel is thus described : The Aged Minstrel....harp, his sole remaining joy, Was carried by an orp Concealed them from the astonished crowd. At length the mist awhile was cleared, When To ! amid the...
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A New Library of Poetry and Song, Volume 2

William Cullen Bryant - 1877 - 934 pages
...the pumping torrent flow, For fear the roof should fall. Back, Robins, back ! Crump, stand aloof I Whitford, keep near the walls ! Huggins, regard your...ruins volumed smoke, Rolling around its pitchy shroud, Concealed them from the astonished crowd. At length the mist awhile was cleared, When, lo ! amid the...
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Chambers's Cyclopædia of English Literature: A History, Critical ..., Volume 2

Robert Chambers, Robert Carruthers - 1876
...the pumping torrent flow, For fear the roof should fall. Back, Robins, back ! Crump, stand aloof 1 although wetted by the rain, which poured from a...I continued walking in this manner for some time, 1 An awful pause succeeds the stroke, And o'er the ruins volumed smoke. Rolling around its pitchy shroud,...
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Rogers to Hemans

Rossiter Johnson - 1876
...terrified are slow To bid the pumping torrent flow, For fear the roof should fall. Back, Robins, back ! est the chalice rear. The damsel dbnn'd her kirtle sheen ; The hall was dress'd with holy g 1 the blazing rocking roof Down, down, in thunder falls ! An awful pause succeeds the stroke, And o'er...
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