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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! "
Sidney Roemlee: A Tale of New England - Page 22
by Sarah Josepha Buell Hale - 1827
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Poems: Poems-v. 2. Poems as they appeared inthe early Edinburgh editions.-v ...

Robert Burns - 1786
...at home, rever'd abroad : Princes and lords are but the breath of kings, ' An honeft man's the noble 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, Difguifing oft the wretch of human kind, Studied in...
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The Monthly Review, Or, Literary Journal, Volume 75

1786
...Princes and Lords are but the breath of Kings; " An honed man 's the nobleft work of GOD :" And cenes, in fair Virtue's heavenly road, The cottage leaves the palace far behind : What is a lordling's pomp ? A cumbrous load, Difguififlg oft the ivretcb of human, kind, Studied...
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A Select Collection of Poems, from Admired Authors, and Scarce Miscellanies ...

1790 - 240 pages
...at home, rever'd abroad: Princes and lords are but the breath of kings, ' An honeft man's the noble 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, Difguifing oft .the -wretch of human kind, Studied...
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A Select Collection of Poems, from Admired Authors, and Scarce Miscellanies ...

1790 - 240 pages
...at home, rever'd abroad : Princes and lords are but the breath of kings, ' An honeft man's the noble 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, Difguifing oft .the -wretch of human kind, Studied...
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Poems, Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect: By Robert Burns. In Two Volumes. ...

Robert Burns - 1793
...Princes and lords are but the breath of kings, * ' An honeft man's the nobleft work of God :' And ccrtes, in fair Virtue's heavenly road, The Cottage leaves the Palace far behind : What, is a lordling's pomp ? a cumbrous load, . Difguifing oft the wretch of human kind, . . Studied...
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The young gentleman and lady's poetical preceptor, selected [by T. Woolston].

Young gentleman - 1807
...rever'd ahroad : POETICAL fVmcrs and lords arc hut the hreath of kiiup, " An honeft Iran's the nohleft work of God :'* And certes, in fair Virtue's heavenly road, The Cottage leaves the palace far hehind: What is a lordting's pomp r A. cumhrous load, Dif^uifm^ oft the wretch of human kind, Studied...
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The Poetical Works of Robert Burns: Collated with the Best Editions, Volumes 1-2

Robert Burns, Thomas Park - 1808
...old Scotia's grandeur springs, That makes her lov'd at home, rever'd abroad : Princes and lords arc but the breath of kings, ' An honest man's the noblest...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...
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Specimens of the British poets, Volume 2, Part 1

British poets - 1809
...BURNS. 3;5 From scenes like these old Scotia's grandenr springs, That makes her lov'd at home, rever'd abroad : Princes and lords are but the breath of kings,...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, Stndied in...
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Poems, Volume 1

Robert Burns - 1811
...XIX. * From scenes like these, old Scotia's grandeur springs, That makes her lov'd at home, rever'd abroad : Princes and lords are but the breath of .kings, ' An honest man 's the noblest work of GOD :' And certes, in fair virtue's heavenly road, The cottage leaves the...
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The Poetical Works of Robert Burns

Robert Burns - 1814 - 264 pages
...preside. From scenes like these old Scotia's grandeur springs, That makes her lov'd at home, rever'd abroad : Princes and lords are but the breath of kings,...man's the noblest work of GOD:' And, certes, in fair Tirtue's heav'nly road, The cottage leaves the palace far behind : What is a lordling's pomp? a cumbrous...
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