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" Have, then, thy wish!"— he whistled shrill, And he was answered from the hill ; Wild as the scream of the curlew, From crag to crag the signal flew. Instant, through copse and heath, arose Bonnets, and spears, and bended bows ; On right, on left, above,... "
Essentials of English Grammar: For the Use of Schools - Page 12
by William Dwight Whitney - 1877
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The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine, Volume 10

1837
...right, on left, above, below, Sprang up at once the lurking foe ; From shingles grey ihcir lances slart, The bracken bush sends forth the dart ; The rushes...and the willow-wand Are bristling into axe and brand j And every tuft of broom gives life To plaided warrior, armed for strife.' Every visitor here must...
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The Lady of the Lake: A Poem

Walter Scott - 1838
...curlew, From crag to crag the signal flew. Instant, through copse and heath, arose Bonnets, and spears, and bended bows ; On right, on left, above, below,...bracken bush sends forth the dart, The rushes and the willow wand Are bristling into axe and brand, And every tuft of broom gives life To plaided warrior...
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The Tourist in Europe: Or, A Concise Summary of the Various Routes, Objects ...

George Palmer Putnam - 1838 - 288 pages
...copse and heath arose Bonnets, and spears, and bended bows; On right, on left, above, below, Sprang up at once the lurking foe ; From shingles gray their...willow-wand Are bristling into axe and brand ; And every luft of broom gives life To plaided warrior, armed for strife." Every visiter here must remark the...
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A History of the Highlands and of the Highland Clans, Volume 1

James Browne - 1838 - 447 pages
...crag the signal flew ; Instant, through copse and heath arii*e Honncts and spears and bended Inn-. ; On right, on left, above, below, Sprung up at once the lurking foe ; From shingles grey their lances start, The bracken bush sends forth the dart, The rushes and the willow wand, Are...
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Glimpses of the Old World: Or, Excursions on the Continent, and in Great Britain

John Alonzo Clark - 1840
...and to the astonishment of Fitz-James, " Instant, through copse and heath arose Bonnets, and spears, and bended bows ; On right, on left, above, below,...bracken bush sends forth the dart, The rushes and the willow- wand Are bristling' into axe and brand, And every tuft of broom gives life To plaided warrior...
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Excursions in Western Africa: And Narrative of a Campaign in ..., Volume 2

Sir James Edward Alexander - 1840
...effect of the shrill whistle of Roderick Dhu. " Instant from copse and heath arose, Bonnets and spears and bended bows ; On right, on left, above, below,...lances start, The bracken bush sends forth the dart, As if the yawning hill to heaven A subterranean- host had given." The Amakosa collected silently on...
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart: Complete in One Volume. With ...

Walter Scott - 1841 - 823 pages
...crag to crag the signal flew.3 Instant, through copse and heath, arose Bonnets and spears and beaded ell, St. Andrew Square. grey their lances start, The bracken bush sends forth the dart,4 The rushes and the willow-wand Are...
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A History of the Highlands and of the Highland Clans, Volume 1

James Browne - 1843
...curlieti, From crag to crag the signal flew; Instant, through copse and heath arose Bonnets and spears and bended bows ; On right, on left, above, below, Sprung up at once the lurking foe ; From shingles grey their lances start, The bracken bush sends forth the dart, The rushes and the willow wand, Are...
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The soldier of fortune

Henry Curling - 1843
...another hurled hi* weapon at my shins, whilst a third dashed his fists and lanthorn in my jaws and face. On right on left, above, below, Sprung up at once the lurking foe. At length, in Cranbourne Alley (for that I have since discovered to be the name of such a thoroughfare)...
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An Essay on Elocution: With Elucidatory Passages from Various Authors

John Hanbury Dwyer - 1843
...curlew, From crag to crag the signal flew. Instant, through copse and heath, arose Bonnets and spears and bended bows ; On right, on left, above, below, Sprung up at onee the lurking foe ; From shingles gray their lances start, The bracken-bush sends forth the dart,...
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