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" Excites us to arms With shrill notes of anger And mortal alarms. The double double double beat Of the thundering drum Cries, hark ! the foes come ; Charge, charge, 'tis too late to retreat. "
The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and Critical - Page 190
edited by - 1779
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Original Poems and Translations, Volume 2

John Dryden - English poetry - 1743 - 352 pages
...Arms, With fhrill Notes of Anger And mortal Alarms. The double double double beat Of the thund'ring Drum Cries, hark ! the Foes come ; Charge, Charge, 'tis too late to retreat. The foft complaining Flute In dying Notes difcovers The Woes of hopelefs Lovers, Whofe Dirge is whifper'd...
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Original Poems, Volume 2

John Dryden - English poetry - 1773 - 268 pages
...arms, With fhrili notes of anger And mortal alarms. The double double double beat Of the thund'ring drum Cries, hark! the foes come; Charge, charge, 'tis...retreat. IV. The foft complaining flute In dying notes difeoversThe woes of hopelefs lovers, Whofe dirge is whifpcr'd by the warbling lute-. V. Sharp violins...
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Bell's Edition, Volumes 43-44

John Bell - English poetry - 1778 - 438 pages
...With shrill notes of anger, W mortal alarms; The double, double, double beat Oithe thund'ring Drum, 30 Cries, Hark ! the foes come ; Charge, charge, 'tis too late to retreat. IV. The soft complaining Flute, In dyuig notes discovers, The woes of hopeless lovers, 35 Whose dirge is whisper'd...
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Concerts of Antient Music

Concert programs - 1791 - 126 pages
.... With flirill notes of anger And mortal alarms ; The double, double, double beat Of the thund'ring drum Cries, hark ! the foes come ; Charge, charge, 'tis too late to retreat ! SONG. Mr. NIEL D. Handel. Non vi piacque, ingiufti Dei Ch'io nafceffi Paftorella; Altra pena or nou...
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A Complete Edition of the Poets of Great Britain..: Dryden. Rochester ...

1793 - 806 pages
...Mulic raife and quell ? III. The trumpet's loud clangor Excites ui to arm«, With ihrill notes ot arger And mortal alarms. The double double double beat Of...drum Cries, hark ! the foes come ; Charge, Charge, 'tii too late to retreat. The foft complaining flute In dying note» dtfcovers The woee of hopelef«...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 6

Robert Anderson - English poetry - 1795 - 806 pages
...trumpet's loud clangor Excites us to arms, With fhrill notes of anger And mortal alarms. The dutiblc double double beat Of the thundering drum Cries, hark ! the foes come ; Charge, Charge, 'tii loo late jo retreat. The foft complaining flote In dying note» difcovers The woes of hopclefs...
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A Collection of English Songs: With an Appendix of Original Pieces

Alexander Dalrymple - Ballads, English - 1796 - 242 pages
...hollow of that Shell, That fpoke fo fweetly and fo well, What paffion cannot Mufic raife and quell ? The trumpet's loud clangor Excites us to arms, With...foes come, Charge, charge, 'tis too late to retreat. The foft complaining Flute In dying notes difcovers The woes of hopelefs Lovers, Whofe dirge is whifper'd...
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A Collection of English Songs: With an Appendix of Original Pieces

Alexander Dalrymple - Ballads, English - 1796 - 240 pages
...paflion cannot Mufic raife aud quell }• The trumpet's loud clangor Excites us to arms, With mrill notes of anger And mortal alarms. The double double...foes come, Charge, charge, 'tis too late to retreat, The foft complaining Flute In dying notes difcovcrs The woes of hopelcfs Lovers, Whofe dirge is whifpcr'd...
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The poets of Great Britain complete from Chaucer to Churchill, Volume 21

John Bell - 1807 - 458 pages
...passion cannot Music raise and quell ? in. The Trumpet's" loud clangor Excites us to arms, With shrill notes of anger, And mortal alarms ; The double, double,...come ; Charge ! charge ! 'tis too late to retreat. The soft complaining Flute, In dying notes discovers, The woes of hopeless lovers ; Whose dirge is...
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The Works of John Dryden: Now First Collected in Eighteen Volumes ..., Volume 11

John Dryden - English literature - 1808 - 500 pages
...passion cannot music raise and quell? III. The trumpet's loud clangor Excites us to arms, With shrill notes of anger, And mortal alarms. The double, double,...come : Charge, charge ! 'tis too late to retreat. * The diapasop, with musicians, is a chord including all notes. Perhaps Dryden remembered Spenser's...
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