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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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Marcus Warland: Or, The Long Moss Spring

Caroline Lee Hentz - American fiction - 1852 - 287 pages
..."COURTSHIP AND MARRIAGE," "THB PLANTER'S NORTHERN RRIDE," "BANISHED BON/ ' "There beautiful and bright he As born to rule the storm; A creature of heroic blood, A proud, though child-like form." — Hemans. "She had hair as deeply black As the cloud of thunder; She had browa so beautiful And dark...
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Gleanings from the Poets: For Home and School

Poetry - 1854 - 430 pages
...slow, in weeds of woe ; CASABLANCA. -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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History of Europe from the commencement of the French revolution in M.DCC ...

Sir Archibald Alison - Europe - 1854
...flame that 1H the battle's wreck Shone round him on the dead. Yet beautiful and bright he stood, A* born to rule the storm ; A creature of heroic blood. A proud, though child-like form. The flames roll'd on— he would not go Without his father's word ; 64. Such was the battle of the...
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Russell's American Elocutionist ...: Comprising "Lessons in Enunciation ...

William Russell - Elocution - 1854 - 376 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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Ocean Scenes: Or, The Perils and Beauties of the Deep : Being Interesting ...

Seafaring life - 1854 - 492 pages
...and at the height of human fame. CASABIANCA.* The boy otood 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 Caaabtanea, a boy about thirteen yeara old, son to .In- admiral of the Orient, remained at...
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Dictionary of Military and Naval Quotations

Robert Debs Heinl - History - 1966 - 367 pages
...1849-1930 Steadfastness The race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong. Ecclesiastes, IX, 1 1 The boy stood on the burning deck Whence all but...the battle's wreck, Shone round him o'er the dead. Felicia Hemans: Casabianca, 1826 (Casabianca, the boy, 10 years old, was the son oj the Captain oj...
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The Columbia Granger's Dictionary of Poetry Quotations

Edith P. Hazen - Literary Criticism - 1992 - 1132 pages
...superiority. (1. 29-32) LiTM; NBLV; NePoEA; PoRA; TwCP FELICIA DOROTHEA HEMANS (1783-1835) Casablanca hat hangs on the bough. (V, i) AWP; BoTP; CH; CTC; E1L; FaBV; GN; HelP; NAEL-1; NBLV; Yet beautiful and bright he stood, As born to rule the storm; A creature of heroic blood, A proud though...
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Victorian Parlour Poetry: An Annotated Anthology

Michael R. Turner - Literary Collections - 1992 - 325 pages
...other typical pieces are "The Wreck of the Indian Chief" and "The Women of Mumbles Head." MRS. HEMANS 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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Best Remembered Poems

Martin Gardner - Literary Collections - 1992 - 210 pages
...England," illustrated by Miss LB Humphrey, was published in Boston by Lee and Shepard in 1883. 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, though...
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