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" They say it was a shocking sight After the field was won; For many thousand bodies here Lay rotting in the sun; But things like that, you know, must be After a famous victory. 'Great praise the Duke of Marlbro' won, And our good Prince Eugene.' 'Why,... "
Metrical Tales and Other Poems - Page 47
by Robert Southey - 1805 - 201 pages
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The Annual Anthology, Volume 2

1800 - 318 pages
...fire and sword the country round Was wasted far and wide, And many a childing mother then, 36 37 IX. They say it was a shocking sight After the field was...our good Prince Eugene. — Why 'twas a very wicked tiiing I Said little Wilhelmine. Nay — nay — my little girl, quoth he, It was a famous victory....
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The Eclectic review. vol. 1-New [8th], Volume 7

1817 - 628 pages
...what cloak they please ; it is certain, that They say it was a shocking sight, After the field WHS won ; For many thousand bodies here Lay rotting in...our good Prince Eugene ; " Why 'twas a very wicked thing !" Said little Wilhelmine. " Nay, nay-— my little girl,'' quoth he, " It was a famous victory."...
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The chaplet, poems, partly original and partly selected

Chaplet - 1805 - 238 pages
...mother then, And new-born infant died. But things like that you know must be At every famous victory. They say it was a shocking sight, After the field...For many thousand bodies here Lay rotting in the sun ; tut things like that you know most be After a famous victory. Great praise the Duke of Marlbro' won,...
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The Port Folio

1808 - 436 pages
...mother then, And new born infant died. But things like that, you know, must be At every famous victory. They say it was a shocking sight After the field was...For many thousand bodies here Lay rotting in the sun i But things like that you know must be After a famous victory. 237 Great praise the duke of Marlbro'...
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The Port Folio, Volumes 5-6

1808 - 844 pages
...died. But things like that, you know, must be At every famous victory. They say it was a shocking tight After the field was won, For many thousand bodies here Lay rotting in the sun ; But thin^ys li kf that you know must be After a famous victory Great praise the duke of Marlbro* won. And...
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The Warrior's Looking Glass: Wherein is Shewn from Many High Authorities ...

George Beaumont - 1808 - 218 pages
...bodies here " But things like that you know, mtift be t .'. " After a FAMOUS VICTORY. " Great praife the Duke of Marlbro' won, " And our good Prince Eugene."— " Why 'twas a very wicked thing!" Said little Wilhclmine. " Nay, nay, my little girl, quoth he, - *., " It was a FAMOUS VICTORY...
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Time's Telescope for ... ; Or, A Complete Guide to the Almanack

1817 - 494 pages
...mother then, And new-born infant died. But things like that, you know, must be At every famous victory. They say it was a shocking sight After the field was...like that, you know, must be After a famous victory. *14. 1742. POPE PIUS VII BORN. 1 5 . ASSUMPTION. This is a festival in the Greek and Romish churches,...
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The Poetical Works of Robert Southey, Esq. ...: Minor poems

Robert Southey - 1823 - 266 pages
...mother then, And new-born baby died. But things like that, you know, must be At every famous victory. " They say it was a shocking sight After the field was...our good Prince Eugene." " Why 'twas a very wicked thing !" Said little Wilhelmine. " Nay . . nay . . my little girl," qaoth he, " It was a famous victory....
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The elementary elocutionist: a selection of pieces in prose and verse, by J ...

John White (A.M.) - 1826 - 340 pages
...then, And new-born baby died!— But things like that, you know, must be At every famous victory. " They say it was a shocking sight After the field was won; For many thousand bodies there Lay rotting in the sun ! But things like that, you know, must be After a famous victory. " Great...
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The Christian Advocate, Volume 7

1829 - 550 pages
...myself whispering a portion of old Caspar's story of the Battle of Blenheim to his grand children. Great praise the Duke of Marlb'ro won, And our good Prince Eugene — Why 'twas a very wicked thing, Said pretty Wilheliiiine. Nay, nay, my little girl, quoth he, It was a famous victory. And every...
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