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The Complete Works of Sir Walter Scott: With a Biography, and His Last ... - Page 143
by Walter Scott - 1833
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Waverley; Or, 'Tis Sixty Years Since: In Three Volumes..

Walter Scott - 1814 - 371 pages
...are from those of Queen Elizabeth's time. The political and economical effects of these changes have been traced by Lord Selkirk with great precision and...progress we have made until we fix our eye on the now-distant point from which we have been drifted. Such of the present generation as can recollect...
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Waverley; or, 'Tis sixty years since, Volume 3

sir Walter Scott (bart.) - 1814
...are from those of Queen Elizabeth's time. The political and economical effects of these changes have been traced by Lord Selkirk with great precision and...has, nevertheless, been gradual ; and, like those who float down the stream of a deep and smooth river, we are not aware of the progress we have made until...
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Waverley; or, 'Tis sixty years since, Volume 3

sir Walter Scott (bart.) - 1816
...are from those of Queen Elizabeth's time. The political and economical effects of these changes have been traced by Lord Selkirk with great precision and...now distant point from which we have been drifted. Such of the present generation as can recollect the last twenty or twentyfive years of the eighteenth...
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Waverley; Or, 'Tis Sixty Years Since ...

Walter Scott - 1821
...are from those of Queen Elizabeth's time. The political and economical effects of these changes have been traced by Lord Selkirk with great precision and...now distant point from which we have been drifted. Such of the present generation as can recollect the last twenty or twentyfive years of the eighteenth...
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Waverley; or, 'Tis sixty years since. 3 vols. [in 1].

sir Walter Scott (bart.) - 1831
...are from those of Queen Elizabeth's time. The political and economical effects of these changes have been traced by Lord Selkirk with great precision and...now distant point from which we have been drifted. Such of the present generation as can recollect the last twenty or twenty-five years of the eighteenth...
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Waverley Novels ...: Waverley

Walter Scott - 1853
...are from those of Queen Elizabeth's time. The political and economical effects of these changes have been traced by Lord Selkirk with great precision and...now distant point from which we have been drifted. Such of the* present generation as'can recollect the last twenty or twenty-five years of the eighteenth...
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The Waverley Novels: With the Author's Last Corrections and Additions, Volume 1

Walter Scott - 1841
...are from thoseof Queen Elizabeth's time. The political and economical effects of these changes have been traced by Lord Selkirk with great precision and...¡ and, like those who drift down the stream of a drer> and smooth river, we arc not aware of the progrese we have made until we fix our eye on the now...
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The Waverley Novels: With the Author's Last Corrections and Additions, Volume 1

Walter Scott - 1844
...changes have been traced by Lord Selkirk with great precision and accuracy. But the change, thougn steadily and rapidly progressive, has, nevertheless,...of a deep and smooth river, we are not aware of the progresa we have made until we fix our eye on the now diman point from which we №але bee\v faSiVsÀ....
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Waverley Novels, Volume 1

Walter Scott - 1845
...of Queen Elizabeth's time. The political and economical effects of these changes have been traced bj Lord Selkirk with great precision and accuracy. But...now distant point from which we have been drifted. Such of the present generation as can recollect the las twenty or twenty-five y,ears of the eighteenth...
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The Waverley Novels: With the Author's Last Corrections and Additions, Volume 2

Sir Walter Scott - 1846
...are from thoseof Queen Elizabeth's time. The political and economical effects of these changes have been traced by Lord Selkirk with great precision and...has, nevertheless, been gradual; and, like those who dnft down the stream ol a deep and smooth river, we arc not aware of the progresa we have made until...
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