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" Caledonia ! stern and wild, Meet nurse for a poetic child ! Land of brown heath and shaggy wood, Land of the mountain and the flood, Land of my sires ! what mortal hand Can e'er untie the filial band, That knits me to thy rugged strand ! Still, as I view... "
The Complete Works of Sir Walter Scott: With a Biography, and His Last ... - Page 347
by Walter Scott - 1833
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott, Volume 1

Sir Walter Scott - 1857
...sprung, Unwept, unhonoured, and unsung. 2 0 Caledonia ! stern and wild, Meet nurse for a poetic child ! Seems as, to me, of all bereft, Sole friends thy woods...better still, Even in extremity of ill. By Yarrow's stream still let me stray, Though none should guide my feeble way ; Still feel the breeze down Ettrick...
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My Battle for Life: The Autobiography of a Phrenologist

David George Goyder - 1857 - 604 pages
...filial band That knits me to thy rugged strand ? Still, as I view each well-known scene, Think wliat is now, and what hath been, Seems as, to me, of all...thy woods and streams were left ; And thus I love thee better still, Even in extremity of ill.' While Scotland has thns eloquently been described, England...
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English Literature of the Nineteenth Century: On the Plan of the Author's ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1857 - 785 pages
...I vicw each well-known scene, Think what is now, and what hath heen, Seems as to me, of all hereft, Sole friends thy woods and streams were left; And thus I love them hetter still, Even in extremity of ill. The same. TIME. The window of a turret, which projected at...
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart, Volume 1

Walter Scott - 1858 - 840 pages
...sires I what mortal hand Can e'er untie the filial band, That knits me to thy rugged strand ! Still, us I view each well-known scene, Think what is now, and...thus I love them better still, Even in extremity of ¡IL By Yarrow's streams still let me stray, Though none should guide my feeble way ; Still feel the...
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Robert Burns and Sir Walter Scott: Two Lives

James White - 1858 - 278 pages
...the flood, Land of my sires ! what mortal hand Can e'er untie the filial band That knits me to thy rugged strand ! Still, as I view each well-known scene,...of all bereft, Sole friends, thy woods and streams are left ; And thus I love them better still, Even in extremity of ill. , By Yarrow's streams still...
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THE POETICAL WORKS OS=F SIR WALTER SCOTT, BART

1860
...JL-ZT-JTZIIL.! I EAT OP THS Oaai<B0 f. That knits me to thy rugged strand! Still, as I view each well known scene, Think what is now, and what hath been, Seems...better still, Even in extremity of ill. By Yarrow's stream still let me stray, Though none should guide my feeble way, Still feel the breeze down Ettricke...
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The elements of elocution and correct reading

Charles Richson - 1860
...flood, Land of my sires ! what mortal hand Can e'er untie the filial band That knits me to thy rugged strand ! Still, as I view each well-known scene,...thy woods and streams were left ; And thus I love thee better still, Even in extremity of ill." W. Scott. (2.) SYMPATHY. 1. The Superiority of Sympathy....
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Poems of Old Age

1861 - 128 pages
...the flood, Land of my sires ! what mortal hand Can e'er untie the filial band That knits me to thy rugged strand ? " Still, as I view each well-known...better still, Even in extremity of ill. " By Yarrow's stream still let me stray, Though none should guide my feeble way , Still feel the breeze down Kttrick...
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A manual of English literature

Thomas Arnold - 1862
...the flood, Land of my sires ! what mortal hand Can e'er untie the filial band, That knits me to thy rugged strand, Still as I view each well-known scene,...still, Even in extremity of ill. By Yarrow's streams still let me stray, Though, none should guide my feeble way ; Still feel the breeze down Ettrick break,...
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Gleanings from the English poets, Chaucer to Tennyson, with biogr. notices ...

English poets - 1862
...the flood, Laud of my sires ! what mortal hand Can e'er untie the filial band That knits me to thy rugged strand ! Still, as I view each well-known scene,...still, Even in extremity of ill. By Yarrow's streams still let me stray, Though none should guide my feeble way ; Still feel the breeze down Ettrick break,...
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