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" THE boy stood on the burning deck, Whence all but he 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.... "
Language, People, Numbers: Corpus Linguistics and Society - Page 31
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The Forest Sanctuary: With Other Poems

Felicia Dorothea Browne Hemans, Mrs. Hemans - English poetry - 1829 - 324 pages
...stars of Afric's heaven Behold his bursting tears, E'en on that spot where fate had given CASABIANCA.* THE boy stood on the burning deck Whence all but he had fled ; The flame that lit the battle's wreck, Shone round him o'er the dead. Yet beautiful and bright he stood,...
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The Mount Vernon Reader: A Course of Reading Lessons Selected with Reference ...

Jacob Abbott, Old Harlo - Children - 1835 - 252 pages
...poetry, and as the children who read this book may like to see it, it is given here : CASABIANCA. 1. The boy stood on the burning deck, Whence all but he had fled; The flame that Jit the battle's wreck, Shone round him o'er the dead. 2. Yet beautiful and bright he stood,...
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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 he had fled ; The flame that lit the battle's wreck, Shone round him o'er the dead. * Young Casablanca, a boy about thirteen...
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Select poetry for children: with notes, arranged by J. Payne

Joseph Payne - 1839
...while with Nature we stray, far away ! far away ! JH Green. 75.— CASABIANCA, THE HEROIC BOY. [2] The boy stood on the burning deck, Whence all but he had fled ; The flame that lit the battle's wreck Shone round him o'er the dead ; Yet beautiful and bright he stood,...
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The Works of Mrs Hemans;: With a Memoir of Her Life,

Felicia Dorothea Browne Hemans - 1839
...stars of Afric's heaven Behold his bursting tears, E'en on that spot where fate had given CASABIANCA.* THE boy stood on the burning deck Whence all but he had fled; The flame that lit the battle's wreck, Shone round him o'er the dead. Yet beautiful and bright he stood,...
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The jewel, sacred, domestic, narrative and lyrical poems selected from ...

Jewel - 1839
...looks behind ; And sings a solitary song, That whistles in the wind. •> WORDSWORTII. CASABIANCA. THE boy stood on the burning deck, Whence all but he had fled ; The flame that lit the battle's wreck, Shone round him o'er the dead. Yet beautiful and bright he stood,...
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The Works of Mrs. Hemans, with a Memoir by Her Sister, and an Essay on Her ...

Mrs. Hemans - 1840
...toiling years! — Oh, happiness ! how far we flee Thine own sweet paths in search of thee ! CASABIANCA.1 THE boy stood on the burning deck Whence all but he had fled; The flame that lit the battle's wreck, Shone round him o'er the dead. Yet beautiful and bright he stood,...
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The Works of Mrs. Hemans, with a Memoir by Her Sister, and an Essay on Her ...

Mrs. Hemans - 1840
...toiling years! — Oh, happiness ! how far we flee Thine own sweet paths in search of thee ! CASABIANCA.1 THE boy stood on the burning deck Whence all but he had fled; The flame that lit the battle's wreck, Shone round him o'er the dead. Yet beautiful and bright he stood,...
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The Work of Mrs. Hemans, Volume 4

Mrs. Hemans - 1842
...stars of Afric's heaven Beheld his bursting tears, E'en on that spot where fate had given CASABIANCA.1 THE boy stood on the burning deck Whence all but he had fled; The flame that lit the battle's wreck, Shone round him o'er the dead. Yet beautiful and bright he stood,...
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The works of mrs Hemans; with a memoir of her life, by her sister [H.M. Owen].

Felicia Dorothea Hemans - 1845
...years ! — Oh, happiness ! how far we flee Thine own sweet paths in search of thee ! CASABIANCA.* THE boy stood on the burning deck Whence all but he had fled ; The flame that lit the battle's wreck, Shone round him o'er the dead. Yet beautiful and bright he stood,...
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