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sketch of the character of the late Francis Scott Key, esq.

John T. Brooke

sketch of the character of the late Francis Scott Key, esq.

in a discourse, delivered in Christ Church, Cincinnati, on the 29th of January, 1843

by John T. Brooke

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Published by Wilson & Drake in Cincinnati .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Key, Francis Scott, 1779-1843.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby the Rev. John T. Brooke ... Published by request of several members of the Cincinnati bar.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS2168 .B7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination15 p.
    Number of Pages15
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6307588M
    LC Control Number34020088
    OCLC/WorldCa36415881

    Francis Scott Key. Born August 1, (Frederick County, Maryland) Died Janu (Baltimore, Maryland) Songwriter, lawyer. Francis Scott Key wrote the words to the national anthem of the United States, the now-famous song called "The Star-Spangled Banner."Written in September during the Battle of Baltimore, the song was officially signed into law as the nation's anthem by. Let’s talk about the pile of elephant dung in the middle of the room; namely, that adults in Fresno and Clovis consider a print from Target or Wal-Mart to be on the same level as an original painting from a local artist. Why is this? Well, I believe it is because they don’t think of paintings as a cultural medium, but as mere decorator objects. Francis Scott Key put the pride he felt into the words of this poem, which later became "The Star-Spangled Banner." Today most Americans know Key's words and sing them as their national anthem. Key went on to create an African republic where former slaves could live in freedom. the sketch-book of geoffrey crayon, gent. preface to the revised edition. the sketch book. the author’s account of himself. the voyage. roscoe. the wife. rip van winkle. english writers on america. rural life in england. the broken heart. the art of book-making. a royal poet. the country church. the widow and her son. a sunday in london.*.


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