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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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Black's Picturesque Tourist of Scotland

Adam and Charles Black (Firm) - 1856 - 659 pages
...whistle of Roderick Dhu, " Instant, through copse and heath, arose Bonnets and spears and bended hows ; 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 great wizard has been accused...
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Contributions to the Edinburgh Review

Lord Francis Jeffrey Jeffrey - 1856 - 762 pages
...Sprung up at once the lurking foe ; From shingles grey their lances start The bracken-bush sends fonh the dart, The rushes and the willow-wand Are bristling into axe and brand, And ev'ry tuft of liroom gives life To plaided warrior arm'd for strife. That whistle gnrrison'd the glen...
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott: With a Memoir of the Author, Volume 3

Walter Scott - 1857
...band." 2 [MS. — " From copse to copse the signal flew, Instant, through copse and crags arose."] On right, on left, above, below, Sprung up at once...their lances start, The bracken bush sends forth the dart,1 The rushes and the willow-wand Are bristling into axe and brand, And every tuft of broom gives...
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the political works of sir walter scott with memoir of the author

1857
...Eoderick > This savage Chieftain | and his band." 2 [MS. — " From copse to copse the signal flew, On right, on left, above, below, Sprung up at once...their lances start, The bracken bush sends forth the dart,1 The rushes and the willow-wand Are bristling into axe and brand, And every tuft of broom gives...
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott, Volume 1

Sir Walter Scott - 1857
...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,...lurking foe ; From shingles gray their lances start, The bracken-bush sends forth the dart, The rushes and the willow-wand Are bristling into axe and brand,...
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English poetry, for use in the schools of the Collegiate institution ...

English poetry - 1857
...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...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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English and Scottish Sketches

Oliver Prescott Hiller - 1857 - 352 pages
...bended bows; On right, on left, above, below, Sprang 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 bristling into axe and brand, And every tuft of broom gives life, To plaided warrior...
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The pupil's manual of choice reading, arranged by T.B. Smith

Thomas Buckley Smith - 1858
...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,...lurking foe ; From shingles gray their lances start, The bracken-bush sends forth the dart, The rushes and the willow^wand Are bristling into axe and brand,...
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Robert Burns and Sir Walter Scott: Two Lives

James White - 1858 - 278 pages
...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 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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Temple Bar, Volume 33

George Augustus Sala, Edmund Yates - 1871
...thy wish,' — he whistled shrill •i ***** Instant through copse and heath, arose Bonnet and spears and bended bows ; On right, on left, above, below,...lurking foe ; From shingles gray their lances start, The brackeu-bush sends forth the dart ; The rushes and the willow-wand Are bristling into axe and brand,...
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