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" Changed his hand and check'd his pride. He chose a mournful Muse, soft pity to infuse: He sung Darius great and good, by too severe a fate Fallen, fallen, fallen, fallen, fallen... "
Encyclopaedia Britannica; Or A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and ... - Page 13
1823
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An Essay on Elocution: With Elucidatory Passages from Various Authors

John Hanbury Dwyer - 1828 - 314 pages
...Fought all his battles o'er again ; 1ml thrice he routed all his foes, and thrice he slew (he slaic> The master saw the madness rise ; His glowing cheeks, his ardent eyes ; And while he heaven and earth defy'd, Chang'd his hand and check'd his pride. He chose a mournful muse, Soft pity...
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The Edinburgh Literary Journal: Or, Weekly Register of Criticism ..., Volume 2

1829 - 652 pages
...phrenology. Combe chose the famous lines by " Glorious John i" " Soothed with the sound the king grew vain ; Fought all his battles o'er again ; And thrice...routed all his foes, and thrice he slew the slain ;" alluding to the three attacks in the Edinburgh Review, all of which were successfully and ably refuted...
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The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of ..., Part 1, Volume 11

Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington) - 414 pages
...wounded patient bears The artist's hand that ministers his cure. Oltmy. Manner of acting or performing. The master saw the madness rise ; His glowing cheeks, his ardent eyes ; And while he hearer, and earth deiyed, Changed his hand, and checked his pride. Dryden. Agency ; part in action....
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The Edinburgh Literary Journal: Or, Weekly Register of Criticism ..., Volume 2

1829 - 518 pages
...phrenology. tombe chose the famous linee by " Glorious John :" " Soothed with the sound the king grew vain ; Fought all his battles o'er again ; And thrice he routed all his foes, and thrici he slew the slain;" alluding to the three attacks in the Edinburgh Review, all of which were...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, A Selection of Pieces, in Prose and Verse, for the ...

William Scott - 1829 - 420 pages
...after pain. Sooth'd with the sound, the king grew vain J fought all his battles o'er again ; [slain. And thrice he routed all his foes, and thrice he slew the The master saw the madness rise ; His glowing cheeks, his ardent eyes; And, while he heaven and earth...
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The Scottish Law Review and Reports of Cases in the Sheriff ..., Volume 35

1919
...upon Alexander and his " ast-embled peers in these words: — Soothed with th§ sound, the king grew vain, Fought all his battles o'er again, And thrice...routed all his foes, And thrice he slew the slain. "cannot suppose that Parliament had never heard of this poem. " They must have known that people were...
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English Romantic Poets: Modern Essays in Criticism

M. H. Abrams - 1975 - 496 pages
...Alexander's Feast and another from Cymon and Iphigenia. The first is that in which the tipsy Alexander 'Fought all his battles o'er again; And thrice he routed all his foes, and thrice he slew the skin.' Certainly, if the thing was to be done at all, this is the way to do it. The sudden irruption...
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The Central literary magazine, Volume 5

Birmingham central literary assoc - 1881
...Rich the treasure, Sweet the pleasure ; Sweet is pleasure after pain." After all this, " The king grew vain, Fought all his battles o'er again ; And thrice...His glowing cheeks, his ardent eyes; And, while he heaven and earth defied, Changed his hand, and checked his pride. He chose a mournful muse, Soft pity...
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Yardbird Suite: A Compendium of the Music and Life of Charlie Parker

Lawrence O. Koch - 1988 - 356 pages
...CHAPTER XV MORE STRINGS Granz Productions (July-October 1950) Sooth'd with the sound, the king grew vain: Fought all his battles o'er again; And thrice...routed all his foes, and thrice he slew the slain. John Dryden — Alexander's Feast At the end of June 1950, as America entered the Korean conflict as...
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The Anatomy of a Game: Football, the Rules, and the Men who Made the Game

David M. Nelson - 1994 - 599 pages
...was changing. Fourth Quarter Grass Basketball and a Safer Game Sooth'd with the sound, the king grew vain Fought all his battles o'er again; And thrice...routed all his foes, And thrice he slew the slain. — John Dryden, Alexander's Feast 17 John Waldorf's Era, 1968-1975 NCAA Football Rules Committee Is...
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