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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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The British poets, including translations, Volume 75

British poets - 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, ' An honest man's the noblest work of God:' And certesf in fair virtue's heav'nly road, The cottage leaves the palace far behind ; What is a lordling's...
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Poems, chiefly in the Scottish dialect. [With engravings.]

Robert Burns - 1824
...preside. 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,...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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Saturday Night: Comprising a Review of New Publications, Biography ..., Volume 1

1824
...preside. From scenes like these old Scoiia's grandeur springs, That makes her lov'd at home, revery 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 lordling's pomp? a cumbrous load,...
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Saturday night

Saturday night - 1824
...preside. From scenes like these old Scotia'$ 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 ccrtcs, in fair virtue's heav'nly road, The cottage leaves the palate far behind : - What is lordling's...
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The elementary elocutionist: a selection of pieces in prose and verse, by J ...

John White (A.M.) - 1826
...An honest man's the noblest work of God :' And certcs, in fair virtue's heav'nly road, The collage leaves the palace far behind ; What is a lordling's...human kind, Studied in arts of hell, in wickedness refin'd ! O Scotia ! my dear, my native soil! For whom ray warmest wish to Heaven is sent' Long may...
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The Poetical Works of Robert Burns: Including Several Pieces Not Inserted in ...

Robert Burns - 1826
...preside. 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,...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 ta cumbrous load,...
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Sidney Roemlee: A Tale of New England, Volume 3

Sarah Josepha Buell Hale - 1827
...Stuart. I will despair no more." CHAPTER II. From scenes like these my country's grandeur sprhis,!, That makes her loved at home, revered abroad; Princes...heavenly road, The cottage leaves the palace far behind. BUKXS. THE period at which Sidney Romelee was, for the first time in his life, to commence business...
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The Odd Volume

M. Corbett - 1827 - 381 pages
...trouble and expense which had been lavished upon him during his late wild adventure. THE MILLER OF DOUNE. From scenes like these old Scotia's grandeur springs,...breath of kings, " An honest man's the noblest work of God." BURRS. IN the reign of James the Fifth, the mill on the Teath, near Doune, was possessed, as...
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The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of ..., Volume 16, Part 2

Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
...glittering plate. The regal palace, the luxurious board, The liveried army, and the menial lord. Jaham. From scenes like these old Scotia's grandeur springs...heavenly road, The cottage leaves the palace far behind. Burnt. In such a palace Aristeus found Cyrene when he bore the plaintive tale Of his lost bees to her...
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Jones's Cabinet Edition of British Poets, Volume 2

1831
...like these old Scotîa'e grandeur springs, That makes her lov'd at home, rever'd abroad ! Prince» and lords are but the breath of kings, " An honest...leaves the palace far behind ; What is a lordling's jromp ! a cumbrous load. • Pope's Windsor Forest. Ń -¿ Disguising oft the wretch of human kind,...
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