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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.... "
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The Standard Speaker: Containing Exercises in Prose and Poetry for ...

Epes Sargent - Elocution - 1852 - 558 pages
...been abandoned : and perished in the explosion of the Teasel, when the names had reached the powder. 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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Songs for the Little Ones at Home

Mary O. Ward - Children's literature - 1852 - 288 pages
...; Oh, who will help an orphan child To find her father's grave ? [*. H. SIgourney. THE HEKOIC BOY. The boy stood on the burning deck, Whence all but he had fled ; The flames that lit the battle's wreck Shone round him o'er the dead. Yet beautiful and bright he stood,...
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Complete Works, Reprinted Entire from the Last English Edition, Volume 1

Mrs. Hemans - 1852
...the enquiry about the source of the Nile as a violent effort of a distempered fancy." 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 Standard Speaker: Containing Exercises in Prose and Poetry for ...

Epes Sargent - Readers - 1852 - 558 pages
...be*n abandoned : and perished in the explosion of the vessel, when the flames had reached the powder. 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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Poetical Works

Mrs. Hemans - 1853 - 39 pages
...brand beneath the cypress tree ; " Away," they cried, " young stranger, thou art free ! " 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 COMPLETE WORKS of MRS HEMANS

MRS.HEMANS - 1853
...treat the enquiry about the source of the Nile as a violent effort of a distempered fancy." 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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Aunt Mary's poetry, original and select, for the use of young persons

Mary (aunt, pseud.) - 1854 - 91 pages
...great Hector hangs his head, And the Black Prince goes whimpering to bed. CASIBIANCA, THE HEROIC BOY.* 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 Practical Elocutionist: An Extensive Collection of Recitations, Selected ...

Conrad Hume Pinches - Elocution - 1854 - 444 pages
...stars, and tell yon rising sun, Earth, with her thousand voices, praises God ! COLERIDGE. CASABIANCA. THE boy stood on the burning deck, Whence all but he had fled; The flame that lit the battle wreck, Shone round him o'er the dead. Yet beautiful and bright he stood,...
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The Standard Speaker: Containing Exercises in Prose and Poetry for ...

Elocution - 1854
...uhamloned : and perished in the explosion of the vessel, when the flame! had reached the powder. Tits 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 Standard Fourth Reader for Public and Private Schools: Containing a ...

Epes Sargent - American literature - 1855 - 336 pages
...couple of hours, they returned to their occupation. Blackwood's Magazine. LXXXVIII. — 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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