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" THE boy stood on the burning deck, Whence all but him had fled; The flame that lit the battle's wreck Shone round him o'er the dead. Yet beautiful and bright he stood, As born to rule the storm; A creature of heroic blood, A proud though childlike form. "
The Mount Vernon Reader: A Course of Reading Lessons, Selected with ... - Page 140
1843
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The United States Speaker: A Copious Selection of Exercises in Elocution ...

John Epy Lovell - Elocution - 1844 - 504 pages
...Whence all but him had fled ; The flame that lit the battle's wreck, fehone round him o'er the dead. Yet beautiful and bright he stood, As born to rule...creature of heroic blood, A proud though childlike form. The flames rolled on— he would not go, Without his father's word ; That father, faint in death below,...
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The American Elocutionist: Comprising "Lessons in Enunciation', "Exercises ...

William Russell - Readers - 1844 - 380 pages
...or three feet; as in the following example : " The boy stood on the burning deck Whence all but him had fled ; The flame that lit the battle's wreck, Shone round him, o'er the dead ; " Yet beautiful and bright he stood, As born to rule the storm, A creature of heroic blood, A proud...
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English poetry, for use in the schools of the Collegiate institution ...

English poetry - 1844
...thee, and wish thee long. MILTON. CASABIANCA.* THE boy stood on the burning deck, Whence all but him had fled ; The flame that lit the battle's wreck Shone round him o'er the dead. * Young Casabianca, a boy about thirteen years old, son to the admiral of the Orient, remained at his...
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Poems

Felicia Dorothea Browne Hemans, Henry Theodore Tuckerman - English poetry - 1845 - 329 pages
...is it — that wan cheek and brow ! — Is it — alas ! yet joy ! — my son, my son ! CASABIANCA. THE boy stood on the burning deck Whence all but he...the battle's wreck, Shone round him o'er the dead. Yet beautiful and bright he stood, As born to rule the storm ; A creature of heroic blood, A proud,...
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The modern poetical speaker; or, A collection of pieces adapted for ...

Modern poetical speaker - 1845
...Perhaps thou canst redeem The breaking heart from misery — Go, share thy lot with him. CASABIANCA.• THE boy stood on the burning deck, Whence all but...the battle's wreck Shone round him o'er the dead. Yet beautiful and bright he stood, As born to rule the storm ; A creature of heroic blood, A proud,...
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Russell's American Elocutionist: The American Elocutionist; Comprising ...

William Russell - Elocution - 1845 - 380 pages
...Whence all but him had fled ; The'flame that lit the battle's wreck, Shone round him, o'er the dead ; " Yet beautiful and bright he stood, As born to rule...creature of heroic blood, A proud though childlike form." A less common form of the iambic stanza is that in which no verse contains more than three iambic feet...
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Poetry for home and school ...

Poetry - 1846
...by their side ! " CASABIANCA. — Mrs. Hemans. THE boy stood on the burning deck, Whence all but him had fled ; The flame that lit the battle's wreck Shone round him o'er the dead. Yet beautiful and bright he stood, As born to rule the storm ; A creature of heroic blood, A proud,...
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The United States Speaker: a Copious Selection of Exercises in Elocution ...

Readers - 1846 - 504 pages
...vessel, when the dames had reached the powder. The boy stood on the burning deck Whence all but him had fled ; The flame that lit the battle's wreck, Shone round him o'er the dead. Yet beautiful and bright he stood, As born to rule the storm ; A creature of heroic blood, A proud...
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Russell's American Elocutionist. The American Elocutionist: Comprising ...

William Russell - History - 1846
...or three feet; as irj the following example : " The boy stood on the burning deck Whence all but him had fled ; The flame that lit the battle's wreck, Shone round him, o'er the dead ; „ " Yet beautiful and bright he stood, As born to rule the storm, A creature of heroic blood, A...
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The Book of Poetry

Bennett George Johns - English poetry - 1847 - 186 pages
...been abandoned. He perished in the explosion of the vessel, when the flames had reached the powder. THE boy stood on the burning deck, Whence all but...the battle's wreck Shone round him o'er the dead. Yet beautiful and bright he stood, As born to rule the storm ; A creature of heroic blood, A proud...
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