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" And through his side the last drops, ebbing slow From the red gash, fall heavy, one by one, Like the first of a thunder-shower; and now The arena swims around him, — he is gone, Ere ceased the inhuman shout which hailed the wretch who won. He heard... "
New National First[ -fifth] Reader - Page 380
by Charles Joseph Barnes, J. Marshall Hawkes - 1884
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Handbook for Travellers in Central Italy: Including the Papal States, Rome ...

John Murray (Firm) - 1843 - 568 pages
...arena swimi around him — he is gone, Ere ceased the inhuman shout which hail'd the wretch who won. He heard it, but he heeded not — his eyes Were with his heart, and that was far away ; He reck'd not of the life he lost nor priie. But where his rude hut by the Danube lay. There were his...
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English poetry, for use in the schools of the Collegiate institution ...

English poetry - 1844
...arena swims around him — he is gone, Ere ceased the inhuman shout which hailed the wretch who won. He heard it, but he heeded not — his eyes Were with...his young barbarians all at play, There was their Dacian mother—he, their sire, Butchered to make a Roman holiday— All this rushed with his blood....
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The Calcutta Review, Volume 29

1857
...destruction of the Roman Empire into immediate contact with the brutalities of the Roman Circus ; — His eyes Were with his heart, and that was far away...his young barbarians all at play, ^ There was their Dacian mother;— he, their sire, Butchered to make a Koman. holiday ! All this rushed with his blood....
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Cyclopædia of English Literature: A History, Critical and ..., Volume 2

Robert Chambers - 1844
...arena swims around him ; he is gone, Ere ceased the inhuman shout which hailed the wretch who wen. h ĺ D 1 PO q e ( ( qh B ̣7 l*H; * `:i 9 ... ˒0[ - !D ؗ< xv u n\ ͒;9 ˗ pJh AV rC 5T # y@ u $ , bc G a 1 : 1 1 1 where his rude hut by the Danube lay ; Then were his young barbarians all at play, There...
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Vorlesungen über slavische litteratur und zustände, Volumes 3-4

Adam Mickiewicz - 1844
...<« fteíít ®tfiá)t$$Qt ber fфcn jur Ьев 6í)riftentf)ume reifen «Slawen »or. *) He reck'd not of the life he lost nor prize, But where his rude...his young barbarians all at play, There was their Dacian mother — he , their Sire , Butcher'd to made a Roman holiday — All this rush'd with his...
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Cyclopædia of English literature, Volume 2

Robert Chambers - 1844
...hailed the wretch who won. He heard it, hut he heeded not ; his eyes Were with his heart, and that ivas ; T/ttve were his young barbarians all at play, There was their Dacian mother — he, their sire, Butchered...
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Elements of Rhetoric and Literary Criticism: With Copious Practical ...

James Robert Boyd - 1844 - 306 pages
...arena swims around him — he is gone, Kre ceased the inhuman shout which hail'd the wretch who won He heard it, but he heeded not — his eyes Were with his heart, and that was far away ; He reck'd not of the life he lost nor prize, But where his rude hut by the Danube lay, There were his...
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Studies in English poetry [an anthology] with biogr. sketches and notes by J ...

Joseph Payne - 1845
...arena swims around him — he is gone, Ere ceased the inhuman shout which hailed the wretch who won. He heard it, but he heeded not — his eyes Were with...lay — There were his young barbarians all at play, 1 These beautiful lines have often been quoted as an instance of the superior range of poetry, compared...
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Letters from Italy

Joel Tyler Headley - 1845 - 224 pages
...expression of the figure, and when the " inhuman shout" rung over the arena to his victor, you know " He heard it but he heeded not — his eyes Were with...recked not of the life he lost nor prize, But where his rud« hut by the Daunbe lay, There were his young barbarians all at play, There was their Dacian mother...
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Anglistica

1958
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