Day-school Singer for Public and Private Schools

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Claxton, Remsen & Haffelfinger, 1870 - Music - 168 pages

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Page 132 - My native country! thee, Land of the noble free, Thy name I love; I love thy rocks and rills, Thy woods and templed hills; My heart with rapture thrills, .Like that above.
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