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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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Living Thoughts in Words that Burn, from Poet, Sage and Humorist

Charles F. Beezley - 1891 - 382 pages
...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 each well-known scene,...still, Even in extremity of ill. By Yarrow's streams still let me stray, Though none snould guide my feeble way; Still feel the breeze down Ettrick break,...
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A Manual of English Literature, Historical and Critical: With an Appendix on ...

Thomas Arnold - 1891 - 558 pages
...flowed fresh and warm from Robert Burns' s heart, should be strictly adhered to in all future editions. Still as I view each well-known scene, Think what is now, and what hath been, Seems as to me, of all hereft, Sole friends thy woods and streams were left; And thus I love them better still, Even in extremity...
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Scott's Lay of the Last Minstrel: Cantos I-[vi.], Volume 2

Sir Walter Scott - 1893
...flood, 20 Land of my sires ! what mortal hand Can e'er untie the filial baud, 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, 30 Though none should guide my feeble way ; Still feel the breeze down Ettrick...
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Hoekzema's Gleanings from English Poetry

David Hoekzema - 1893 - 334 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...love them better still , Even in extremity of ill. HOEKZEMA, Poetry. 4th Ed. THE BATTLE. (FROM "MARMIOS"). From Flodden ridge The Scots beheld the English...
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The Complete Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott

Walter Scott - 1894 - 770 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,...them better still, ' Even in extremity of ill. By Varrow's streams still let me stray, Though none should guide my feeble way; Still feel the breeze...
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Frederic Hill: An Autobiography of Fifty Years in Times of Reform

Frederic Hill - 1894 - 346 pages
...been composed by Scott at that moment, they could not have been more expressive of his feelings. ' Still, as I view each well-known scene, Think what...love them better still, Even in extremity of ill.' " In the front court, where Scott lingered on the autumn evening of his return, the roses were blooming...
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Columbian Fourth Reader

Thomas Rhys Vickroy - 1894 - 288 pages
...my sires ! what mortal hand Can e'er untie the filial band That knits me to thy rugged strand ! m. Still, as I view each well-known scene, Think what...streams were left ; And thus I love them better still, E'en in extremity of ill. IV. By Yarrow's streams still let me stray, Though none should guide my feeble...
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From Chaucer to Tennyson: With Twenty-nine Portraits and Selections from ...

Henry Augustin Beers - 1894 - 313 pages
...the flood, Land of my sires 1 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,...me, of all bereft Sole friends thy woods and streams are left: And thus I love them better still j Even in extremity of ill. By Yarrow's stream still let...
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From Chaucer to Tennyson: With Twenty-nine Portraits and Selections from ...

Henry Augustin Beers - 1894 - 313 pages
...what is now, and what hath been, Seems as, to me, 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 stream still let me stray, Though none should guide my feeble way; Still feel the breeze down Ettrick...
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A Thousand and One Gems of English Poetry

Charles Mackay - 1896 - 633 pages
...and thenood. Land of my sires, what mortal hand Can e'er nntie the filial band That knits me to thy rugged strand ? Still, as I view each well-known scene,...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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