Patriotic.-v.2. Naval.-v.3. Military Volume 1

Paperback | May 20, 2012

byWilliam Mccarty

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1842 Excerpt: ...sons hold dear: O, they'd each delight to march and fight As a Yankee Volunteer. 145 GREAT NATIONAL WHIG SONG. "In the strength of your might, from each mountain and valley," Sons of Freedom, arise! the time is at hand--Around Liberty's standard we'll rally, we'll rally; The star-spangled banner floats over the land. Then let the proud eagle spread his wings wide asunder, And burst from the trammels which strive to enchain; "If we rise in our strength, if we speak but in thunder," The bit of " striped bunting" will flourish again. For our rights and our laws we'll stand firm and united; The blood of our fathers shall ne'er be forgot,--The faith and the honour they sacredly plighted, Shall never be tarnish'd by Anarchy's blot; Around Liberty's standard we'll rally, we'll rally;--Old Tippecanoe, boys, the watchword shall be; Its echo will thunder from each mountain and valley Of the home of the brave--the land of the free. 146 PLOUGH, LOOM, AND CHISEL. Ode, sung at the celebration of the Triennial Festival of the Massachusetts Charitable Mechanic Association.--1810. Tune--"Anacrton in Heaven.' When first from on high the great fiat was given, "By the sweat of thy face shall thy bread be procured:" The curse proved a blessing descending from Heaven, And the goddess of Genius her patrons allured. Then first were display'd the plough, sickle, and spade, And Industry, smiling, Heaven's mandate obey'd. No foe dare molest, where in union are join'd The plough, loom, and chisel, with commerce combined. Scarce a thousand short years had completed their round, When Tubal stood foremost, the pride of his nation; At the Almighty's behest, kings and princes were drown'd, But the ship-builder Noah 'scaped the wide inundation. T...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1842 Excerpt: ...sons hold dear: O, they'd each delight to march and fight As a Yankee Volunteer. 145 GREAT NATIONAL WHIG SONG. "In the strength ...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:114 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.24 inPublished:May 20, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0217996302

ISBN - 13:9780217996303

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