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" By the rude bridge that arched the flood, Their flag to April's breeze unfurled, Here once the embattled farmers stood, And fired the shot heard round the world. The foe long since in silence slept; Alike the conqueror silent sleeps; And Time the ruined... "
Select Essays and Poems - Page 73
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1808 - 120 pages
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Selected Poems

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1876 - 218 pages
...embattled farmers stood, And fired the shot heard round the world. The foe long since in silence slept ; Alike the conqueror silent sleeps; And Time the ruined...by this soft stream, We set to-day a votive stone; That memory may their deed redeem, When, like our sires, our sons are gone. Spirit, that made those...
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A New Library of Poetry and Song, Volume 2

William Cullen Bryant - American poetry - 1877 - 934 pages
...cmlwttlcd fanners stood, And fired the shot heard round the world. The foe long since in silence slept ; Alike the conqueror silent sleeps ; And Time the ruined...by this soft stream, We set to-day a votive stone ; That memory may their deed redeem, Spirit, that made those heroes dare To die, or leave their children...
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MICHIGAN AND THE CENTENNIAL BEING A MEMORIAL RECORD

S.B. McCRACKEN - 1876
...embattled farmers stood, And fired the shot heard round the world. 10 The foe long since in silence slept; Alike the conqueror silent sleeps; And Time the ruined bridge has swept Down the dark stream that seaward creeps. On this green bank, by this soft stream, We set to-day a votive stone; That memory...
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The Great Centennial Exhibition

Phillip T. Sandhurst - Centennial Exhibition, Philadelphie, Pa., 1876 - 1876 - 544 pages
...embattled farmers stood, And fired the shot heard round the world. The foe long since in silence slept ; Alike the conqueror silent sleeps; And time the ruined bridge has swept Down the dark ttream which seaward creeps. On the green bank, by this soft stream, We set to-day a votive stone ;...
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A New Library of Poetry and Song, Volume 2

William Cullen Bryant - American poetry - 1877
...embattled farmers stood, And fired the shot heard round the world. The foe long since in silence slept ; Alike the conqueror silent sleeps ; And Time the ruined...by this soft stream, We set to-day a votive stone ; That memory may their deed redeem, When, like our sires, our sons are gone. Spirit, that made those...
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Poems of America, Volumes 1-2

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - American poetry - 1878 - 288 pages
...embattled farmers stood, And fired the shot heard round the world. The foe long since in silence slept; Alike the conqueror silent sleeps ; And Time the ruined...by this soft stream, We set to-day a votive stone ; That memory may their deed redeem, When, like our sires, our sons are gone. Spirit, that made those...
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Poems of Places: America

Poetry of places - 1878
...embattled farmers stood, And fired the shot heard round the world. The foe long since in silence slept; Alike the conqueror silent sleeps ; And Time the ruined...by this soft stream, We set to-day a votive stone ; That memory may their deed redeem, When, like our sires, our sons are gone. Spirit, that made those...
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Poets' Homes: Pen and Pencil Sketches of American Poets and Their Homes

Arthur Gilman - Authors, American - 1879 - 232 pages
...embattled farmers stood, And fired the shot heard round the world. The foe long since in silence slept; Alike the conqueror silent sleeps; And Time the ruined bridge has swept Down the dark stream that seaward creeps. On this green bank, by this soft stream, We set to-day a votive stone j That memory...
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Poets' Homes: Pen and Pencil Sketches of American Poets and Their Homes

Arthur Gilman - Authors, American - 1879 - 232 pages
...On this green bank, by this soft stream, We set to-day a votive stone ; That memory may their dead redeem, When like our sires, our sons are gone. Spirit, that made these heroes dare To die and leave their children free, Bid time and nature gently spare The shaft...
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Ballads and Lyrics

Henry Cabot Lodge - English poetry - 1880 - 394 pages
...embattled farmers stood, And fired the shot heard round the world. The foe long since in silence slept ; Alike the conqueror silent sleeps ; And Time the ruined...by this soft stream, We set to-day a votive stone ; That memory nay their deed redeem, When like our sires, our sons are gone. Spirit, that made those...
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