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" 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, 'An honest man's the noblest work of God;' And certes, in fair virtue's heavenly road, The cottage leaves... "
Select Works of the British Poets: In a Chronological Series from Falconer ... - Page 215
by John Aikin - 1838 - 732 pages
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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...behind : What is a lordling's pomp ? a cumbrous load, Difguifing oft the wretch of human kind, Studied in arts of Hell, in wickednefs refin'd ! XX. O SCOTIA...
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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...behind : What is a lordling's pomp ? A cumbrous load, Difguififlg oft the ivretcb of human, kind, Studied in arts of hell, in wickednefs refin'd ! XX. O...
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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...behind : "What is a lordling's pomp ? a cumbrous load, Difguifing oft .the -wretch of human kind, Studied in arts of Hell, in wickednefs refin'd ! O SCOTIA...
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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...behind : "What is a lordling's pomp ? a cumbrous load, Difguifing oft .the -wretch of human kind, Studied in arts of Hell, in wickednefs refin'd ! O SCOTIA...
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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...behind : What, is a lordling's pomp ? a cumbrous load, . Difguifing oft the wretch of human kind, . . Studied in arts of Hell, in wickednefs refin'd I j ...
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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...human kind, Studied in arts of hell, in wickedness refin'd ! O Scotia ! my dear, my native soil ! For whom my warmest wish to Heaven is sent ! Long may...
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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,...cumbrous load, Disguising oft the wretch of human kind, Stndied in arts of hell, in wickedness refin'd ! O Scotia! my dear, my native soil ! For whom my warmest...
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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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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

1822
...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,...noblest work of God:' And certes, in fair virtue's heav'nly road, The cottage leaves the palace far behind ; What is a lordling's pomp? a cumbrous load,...
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The Works of the British Poets, with Lives of the Authors, Volume 38

1822
...proside. XIX. From scenes like these old Scotia't 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 eertes, in fair virtue's heav'nly road, The cottage leaves the palaee far behind ; What is a lording's...
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