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" But to the hero, when his sword Has won the battle for the free. Thy voice sounds like a prophet's word; And in its hollow tones are heard The thanks of millions yet to be. Come when his task of fame is wrought; Come with her laurel-leaf... "
The Southern literary messenger - Page 247
1842
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The Poets of America, Volume 1

John Keese - 1840 - 300 pages
...is wrought — Come, with her laurel-leaf, blood-bought — Come in her crowning hour — and then Thy sunken eye's unearthly light To him is welcome...isles were nigh To the world-seeking Genoese, When the land-wind, from woods of palm, And orange-groves, and fields of balm, Blew o'er the Haytian seas. BOZZARIS...
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The Poets of America, Volume 1

John Keese - 1840 - 304 pages
...Come, with her laurel-leaf, blood-bought — 142 MARCO BOZZARIS. Come in her crowning hour — and then Thy sunken eye's unearthly light To him is welcome...isles were nigh To the world-seeking Genoese, When the land-wind, from woods of palm, And orange-groves, and fields of balm, Blew o'er the Haytian seas. BOZZARIS...
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A System of Elocution: With Special Reference to Gesture, to the Treatment ...

Andrew Comstock - 1841 - 410 pages
...unearthly light , | To him is welcome as the sight , | Ofi«ky, and stars to prison'd men, : | 3Thy grasp , is welcome as the hand , \ Of brother , in...nigh , | To the world-seeking Gen'oese, | When the land-wind, ) from woods of palm, | And orange-groves, | and fields of balm, | Blew o'er the Haytian...
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The Lyre: Fugitive Poetry of the Nineteenth Century

Lyre - 1841 - 366 pages
...is wrought — Come, with her laurel-leaf, blood-bought — Come in her crowning hour — and then Thy sunken eye's unearthly light To him is welcome...prisoned men : Thy grasp is welcome as the hand Of a brother in a foreign land ; Thy summons welcome as the cry That told the Indian isles were nigh To...
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The Lyre: Fugitive Poetry of the Nineteenth Century

Lyre - 1841 - 374 pages
...is wrought — Come, with her laurel-leaf, blood-bought — Come in her crowning hour — and then Thy sunken eye's unearthly light To him is welcome...prisoned men : Thy grasp is welcome as the hand Of a brother in a foreign land ; Thy summons welcome as the cry That told the Indian isles were nigh To...
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The Poets and Poetry of America: With an Historical Introduction

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - 1842 - 638 pages
...to pnson'd men : Thy grasp is weleome as the hand Of brother in a foreign land ; Thy summons weleome as the cry That told the Indian isles were nigh To the world-seeking Genoese, When the land-wind, from woods of palm, And orange-groves, and fields of balm, Blew o'er the Haytian seas. BOZZARIS...
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Readings in American Poetry

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - 1843 - 278 pages
...is wrought — Come, with her laurel-leaf, blood-bought — Come in her crowning hour — and then Thy sunken eye's unearthly light To him is welcome as the sight Of sky and stars to prison'd men : Thy grasp is welcome as the hand Of brother in a foreign land ; Thy summons welcome...
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The Poets and Poetry of America

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - 1843 - 558 pages
...fame is wrought — Come, with her laurel-leaf, blood-bought— Come in her crowning hour — and then Thy sunken eye's unearthly light To him is welcome as the sight Of sky and stars to pnson'd men : Thy grasp is welcome as the hand Of brother in a foreign land ; Thy summons welcome as...
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Gems from the American Poets: With Brief Biographical Notices

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - 1844 - 136 pages
...of fame is wrought — Come with her laurel leaf blood-bought— Come in her crowning hour, and then Thy sunken eye's unearthly light To him is welcome...world-seeking Genoese, When the land wind from woods of palm, And orange groves and fields of balm, Blew o'er the Haytieu seas. TWILIGHT. THEBE is an evening...
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The Poets of Connecticut: With Biographical Sketches ...

Charles William Everest - 1844 - 474 pages
...fame is wrought— Come, with her laurel-leaf, blood-bought — Come in her crowning hour — and then Thy sunken eye's unearthly light To him is welcome...were nigh To the world-seeking Genoese ; When the land-wind, from woods of palm, And orange groves, and fields of balm, Blew o'er the Haytian seas. BOZZARIS...
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