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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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The Family Library of Poetry and Song: Being Choice Selections from the Best ...

William Cullen Bryant - American poetry - 1880 - 1065 pages
...embattled fanners stood, And fired the shot heard round the world. The foe long since in silence slept ; 'T is the clime of the East ; \ is the knd of the...such deeds as his children have done ? 0, wild as the Iwnk, by this soft stream, We set to-day a votive stone ; That memory may their deed redeem, When,...
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Ralph Waldo Emerson: Philosopher and Poet

Alfred Hudson Guernsey - 1881 - 327 pages
...embattled farmer 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 these...
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Harper's Cyclopędia of British and American Poetry

Epes Sargent - American poetry - 1881 - 958 pages
...farmers stood, And fired the shot heard rouud the world. • The foe long since in silence slept ; That memory may their deed redeem, When, liko our sires, our sous are gone. Spirit, that made those...
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Ralph Waldo Emerson: Philosopher and Poet

Alfred Hudson Guernsey - 1881 - 327 pages
...stream which seaward creeps. " On this green bank, 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 these heroes dare To die, and leave their children free, Bid Time and Nature gently spare The shaft...
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The Household Book of Poetry

Charles Anderson Dana - American poetry - 1882 - 862 pages
...farmers stood, And fired the shot heard round tlie world. 388 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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The Cambridge Book of Poetry and Song

Charlotte Fiske Bates - American poetry - 1882 - 882 pages
...eintuttled 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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The Manchester Quarterly: A Journal of Literature and Art, Volume 4

Art - 1885
...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...creeps. On this green bank, 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....
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Harper's Cyclopaedia of British and American Poetry

Epes Sargent - American poetry - 1882 - 958 pages
...embattled farmers stood, And fired the shot heard rouud the world. The foe long since in silence slept ; " — The vision raised its head, And, with a look made of all sweet accord, tho dark stream which seaward creeps. On this green bank, by this soft stream, We set to-day a votive...
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Complete Works, Volume 9

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1883
...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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The Old South Leaflets: Annual ser

Edwin Doak Mead - United States - 1883
...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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