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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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Amusing poetry, ed. by S. Brooks

Amusing poetry - 1857 - 266 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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English Literature of the Nineteenth Century: On the Plan of the Author's ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1857 - 800 pages
...sword, the country round Was wasted far and wide ; And many a childing mother then, Ami new-born baby, died ; But things like that, you know, must be At...sight After the field was won ; For many thousand hodics here Lay rotting in the sun ; But things like that, you know, must he After a famous victory....
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Melodies for Childhood

1857 - 300 pages
...sword the country round "Was wasted far and wide, And many a tender mother then, And new-born baby died ; But things like that, you know, must be At...a shocking sight After the field was won, For many a thousand bodies there Lay rotting in the sun ; But things like that, you know, must be After a famous...
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English poetry, for use in the schools of the Collegiate institution ...

English poetry - 1857 - 334 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...say it was a shocking sight, After the field was won ; And many thousand bodies here Lay rotting in the sun ; But things like that, you know, must be, After...
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McGuffey's New Sixth Eclectic Reader: Exercises in Rhetorical Reading, with ...

William Holmes McGuffey - 1857 - 456 pages
...With fire and sword, the country round Was wasted, far and wide; And many a nursing mother then, 9. " They say it was a shocking sight After the field was...For many thousand bodies here Lay rotting in the sun ; But things like that, you know, must be After a famous victory. 10. " Great praise the Duke of Marlbro'...
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Goodrich's Fifth School Reader

Samuel Griswold Goodrich - 1857 - 394 pages
...fled, Nor had he where to rest his head. 8. " With fire and sword the country round And new-born baby died; But things like that, you know, must be At every famous victory. Was wasted far and wide, And many a childing mother then 9. " They say it was a shocking sight 10....
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Chambers's Edinburgh journal, conducted by W. Chambers. [Continued ..., Volume 6

Chambers's journal - 1857 - 432 pages
...shocking sight, After the town was won ; For many thousand Russians there Lay rotting in the sun : But things like that, you know, must be At every famous victory. ' Great praise the French and English won, The Turk and brave Sardine ' ' Why, 'twas a very wicked...
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Book of poetry for the young

Book - 1858 - 124 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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Minor Poems, Ballads, and Joan of Arc

Robert Southey - 1858 - 534 pages
...his head. VIII. With fire and sword the country rounc1 Was wasted far and wide, And many a childing mother then, And new-born infant, died. But things like that, you know, must he At every famous victory. XX. They say it was a shocking sight, After the field was won, For many...
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A Selection of Poetry

Harvey Marriott - 1859 - 284 pages
...rest his head. " With fire and sword the country round They wasted far and wide ; And many a wretched mother then, And new-born infant died. But things...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 Marlborough...
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