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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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Scotia's bards

1854 - 563 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,...human kind, Studied in arts of hell, in wickedness refin'd! 0 Scotia I my dear, my native soil; For whom my warmest wish to heaven is sentl Long may thy...
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Scotia's Bards

1854 - 563 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,...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 thy...
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Beauties of the British Poets, with a Few Introd. Observations

George Croly (Rev., ed) - 1854
...For them and for their little ones provide ; But, chiefly, in their heart with grace divine preside From scenes like these old Scotia's grandeur springs,...The cottage leaves the palace far behind ; What is the lordling's pomp ? a cumbrous load, Disguising oft the wretch of human kind, Studied in arts of...
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Gleanings from the Poets: For Home and School

1854 - 430 pages
...For them and for their little ones provide ; But chiefly in their hearts with grace divine preside. From scenes like these old Scotia's grandeur springs,...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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A Compendium of English Literature, Chronologically Arranged from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1854 - 776 pages
...where John is supposed to have written the book of Revelation. < PrtCkUy vestment. 60 Arid eertcs,' in fair virtue's heavenly road, The cottage leaves...is a lordling's pomp? a cumbrous load, Disguising nil the wretch of human-kind, Studied in arts of hell, in wickedness reilned ! O Scotia ! my dear,...
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Ladies' Gems; Or, Poems on the Love of Flowers, Kindness to Animals, and the ...

1855 - 108 pages
...For them and for their little ones provide ; But, chiefly, in their hearts with grace divine preside. From scenes like these old Scotia's grandeur springs,...the palace far behind ; What is a lordling's pomp 1 a cumbrous load, Disguising oft the wretch of human kind, Studied in arts of hell, in wickedness...
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Gleanings from the Poets for Home and School

1855
...For them and for their little ones provide ; But chiefly in their hearts with grace divine preside. From scenes like these old Scotia's grandeur springs,...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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Gleanings from the Poets, for Home and School

1855 - 430 pages
...For them and for their little ones provide ; But chiefly in their hearts with grace divine preside. From scenes like these old Scotia's grandeur springs,...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 complete works of robert burns containing his poems, songs, and ...

allan cunningham - 1855
...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 ? a cumbrous load,...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 1

Half hours - 1856
...them and for their little ones provide ; But chiefly, in their hearts with grace divine preside. Prom scenes like these old Scotia's grandeur springs, That...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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