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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 child at home: or, The principles of filial duty familiarly illustrated

John Stevens Cabot Abbott - Conduct of life - 1834 - 155 pages
...present it to them here :• — 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. Yet beautiful and bright he stood, As born to rule the storm ; A creature of heroic blood, A proud,...
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The harp of the wilderness; or, Flowers of modern fugitive poetry

Harp - 1836
...deck Whence all but him had fled ; The Same that lit the battle's wreck Shone round him o'er the dead. Yet beautiful and bright he stood, As born to rule...of heroic blood, A proud, though child-like form. The flames roll'd on — he would not go Without his father's word ; That father, faint in death below,...
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The elocutionist: consisting of declamations and readings in prose and ...

Jonathan Barber - Oratory - 1836 - 392 pages
...Whence all but him had fled ; The flame that lit the battle's wreck, Shone round hirn o'er the dead. i Yet beautiful and bright he stood, As born to rule...of heroic blood, A proud, though child-like form. The flames roll'd on—he would not go, Without his Father's word ; . That Father, faint in death below,...
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An Introduction to the Grammar of Elocution: Designed for the Use of Schools

Jonathan Barber - Elocution - 1836 - 174 pages
...deck, Whence all but him had fled: The flameUhat lit the battle's wreck: Shone round him o'er the dead: Yet beautiful and bright he stood, As born to rule...of heroic blood, A proud, though child-like 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 Reader and Speaker: Containing Lessons for Rhetorical Reading and ...

Samuel Putnam - Readers - 1836 - 215 pages
...you would like to hear the news. 1 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. Yet beautiful and bright he stood, As born to rule the storm ; A creature of heroic blood, A proud,...
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The Young Lady's Book of Elegant Poetry: Comprising Selections from the ...

Author of The young man's own book - American poetry - 1836 - 320 pages
...vessel, when the flames 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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The United States speaker: a copious selection of exercises in elocution ...

John Epy Lovell - Recitations - 1836 - 491 pages
...vessel, when the lUmes 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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The Poetical Works of Mrs. Felicia Hemans: Complete in One Volume

Felicia Dorothea Browne Hemans - Women authors, English - 1836 - 444 pages
...that lit'thc battle's wreck, Shone round him o'er the dead. Yet beautiful and bright he stood, As bom to rule the storm; A creature of heroic blood, A proud, though child-like form. The flames rolled on — he would not go, Without his father's word; That father, faint in death below,...
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Anecdotes of kings, selected from history; or, Gertrude's stories for children

Gertrude (fict. name.) - 1837
...disobey his father, on account of a little rain. " 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...
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The poetic reciter; or, Beauties of the British poets: adapted for reading ...

Henry Marlen - 1838
...she wings, and skims, and cleaves her way Through refluent foam and iridescent spray. CASABIANCA.* The boy stood on the burning deck, Whence all but...the battle's wreck, Shone round him o'er the dead. * Young Casablanca, a boy about thirteen years old, son to the Admiral of the Orient, remained at his...
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