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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. "
The chaplet, poems, partly original and partly selected - Page 16
by Chaplet - 1805
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The universal class-book: a ser. of reading lessons

Samuel Maunder - 1844 - 544 pages
...his head. " ' With fire and sword, the country round, Was wasted far and wide, And many a childing mother then And new-born infant died. But things like...many thousand bodies here Lay rotting in the sun. But things like that, you know, must be, After a famous victory. "' And every body praised the Duke...
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The Peace Reading-Book; Being a Series of Selections ... Condemnatory of the ...

Henry Gardiner Adams - 1844 - 200 pages
...country round " Was wasted far and wide : " And many a childling mother then, " And new born infaut died : " But things like that, you know must be, "...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'...
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English poetry, for use in the schools of the Collegiate institution ...

English poetry - 1844 - 70 pages
...sword the country round Was wasted far and wide, And many a childing mother then, And new-born baby, died ; But things like that, you know, must be, At...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'...
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The Child's own annual

1844 - 206 pages
...rest his head. " With fire and sword the country round Was wasted far and wide ; And many a childing mother then, And new-born infant, died : But things...shocking sight After the field was won ; For many a thousand bodies here Lay rotting in the sun : But things like that, you know, must be After a Famous...
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The Peace Reading-Book; Being a Series of Selections ... Condemnatory of the ...

Henry Gardiner Adams - 1844 - 206 pages
...wasted far and wide : " And many a childling mother then, " And new born infant died : " But tilings like that, you know must be, " At every famous victory....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'...
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The Living Age, Volume 295

1917 - 920 pages
...took as long to live through as it does now. There were casualty lists and there were broken hearts, but "things like that, you know, must be at every famous victory." It was almost with surprise that we read the contemporary tale of the long, long course of darkness,...
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The Poets and Poetry of England, in the Nineteenth Century

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - 1845 - 558 pages
...sword the country round Was wasted far and wide; And many a childing mother then, And new-born baby died ; But things like that, you know, must be At...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'...
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The Poetical Works of Robert Southey

Robert Southey - 1845 - 848 pages
...sword the country round Was wasted far and wide, And many a childing mother then, And new-born baby died ; But things like that, you know, must be At every famous victor}'. 9. " They say it was a shocking sight After the fleld was won ; For many thousand bodies...
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The Pioneer: Or, Leaves from an Editor's Portfolio

Henry Clapp - 1846 - 238 pages
...to lay his head. With fire and sword the country round Was wasted far and wide : And many a childing mother then, And new-born infant died : But things...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 Marlboro'...
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The Poets and Poetry of England: In the Nineteenth Century

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - 1846 - 540 pages
...sword the country round Was wasted far and wide ; And many a childing^ mother then, And new-born baby died ; But things like that, you know, must be At...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'...
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