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" And certes, in fair virtue's heavenly road, The cottage leaves the palace far behind; What is a lordling's pomp? a cumbrous load, Disguising oft the wretch of human kind, Studied in arts of hell, in wickedness refin'd! "
The Works of Robert Burns: With His Life - Page 258
by Robert Burns, Allan Cunningham - 1834
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Sketch of Connecticut, Forty Years Since

Lydia Howard Sigourney - American literature - 1824 - 278 pages
...ploughman-poet, when he exclaimed — " From scenes like these, old Scotia's grandeur springs, Which makes her lov'd at home, rever'd abroad — Princes and lords are but the breath of kings, An honest m<m' the noblest work of God." As she came forward from the apartment, where she had remained unobserved,...
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Sketch of Connecticut, Forty Years Since

Lydia Howard Sigourney - Connecticut - 1824 - 278 pages
...ploughman-poet, when he exclaimed— " From scenes like these, old Scotia's grandeur springs, Which makes her lov'd at home, rever'd abroad— Princes and lords are but the breath of kings, .In honest man's the noblest work of God." As she came forward from the apartment, where she had remained...
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The British anthology; or, Poetical library, Volumes 7-8

British anthology - 1825
...preside. From scenes like these old Scotia's grandenr springs, That makes her loved at home, revered abroad : Princes and lords are but the breath of kings,...noblest work of God :' And certes, in fair virtue's heavenly road, The cottage leaves the palace far behind : What is a lordling's pomp ? — a cumbrous...
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Glasgow Mechanics' Magazine, and Annals of Philosophy, Volume 2

Industrial arts - 1825
...MECHANICS' MAGAZINE, CONDUCTED BY A Committee of Civil Engineers and Practical Mechanic*. 1 From scenes like these old Scotia's grandeur springs That makes her...rever'd abroad : Princes and lords are but the breath of klngi, * An honest man '• the noblest work of God.' "— . No. L1II. Saturday, 1st January, 1825....
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The Eclectic review. vol. 1-New [8th], Volume 23

1825
...of Scotch education is developed by Burns in his 'Cotter's Saturday Night.' ' From scenes like those old Scotia's grandeur springs ; That makes her lov'd at home, rever'd abroad.' We do not mean to intimate that the moral state of the lower orders in this country has upon the whole...
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The Eclectic Review, Volume 23

1825
...Scotch education is developed by Burns in his • Cotter's Saturday Night.' ' From scenes like those old Scotia's grandeur springs ; That makes her lov'd at home, rever'd abroad.' We do not mean to intimate that the moral state of the lower orders in this country has upon the whole...
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The Beauties of Burns: Consisting of Selections from His Poems and Letters

Robert Burns, Alfred Howard - Poetry - 1826 - 212 pages
...preside. From scenes like these old Scotia's grandeur springs, That makes her loved at home, revered abroad: Princes and lords are but the breath of kings,...noblest work of God:" And certes, in fair virtue's heavenly road, The cottage leaves the palace far behind; What is a lordling's pomp ? a cumbrous load,...
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The elementary elocutionist: a selection of pieces in prose and verse, by J ...

John White (A.M.) - 1826
...For them and for their little ones provide; But chiefly, in their hearts, with grace divine preside. That makes her lov'd at home, rever'd abroad : Princes and lords are but the breath of kings, From scenes like these old Scotia's grandeur springs, ' An honest man's the noblest work of God :'...
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New elegant extracts; a selection from the most eminent British ..., Volume 1

New elegant extracts - 1827
...preside. From scenes like these old Scotia's grandeur springs, That makes her loved at home, revered abroad : Princes and lords are but the breath of kings,...noblest work of God :' And certes, in fair virtue's heavenly road, The cottage leaves the palace far behind ; What is a lordling's pomp ? a cumbrous load,...
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Sidney Roemlee: A Tale of New England, Volume 3

Sarah Josepha Buell Hale - 1827
...CHAPTER II. From scenes like these my country's grandeur sprhis,!, That makes her loved at home, revered abroad; Princes and lords, are but the breath of kings;...noblest work of God ;' And certes in fair virtue's heavenly road, The cottage leaves the palace far behind. BUKXS. THE period at which Sidney Romelee...
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