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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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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 2

Half hours - 1856
...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,..." An honest man's the noblest work of God :" ' And ccrtes, in fair virtue's heav'nly road, The cottage leaves the palace far behind ; What is a lordling's...
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A compendium of English literature: chronologically arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1856 - 776 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....breath of kings, " An honest man's the noblest work of God;" I David. ! Saint John. An Island in the Archipelago, where John U luppoMd to have written...
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Studies in English poetry [an anthology] with biogr. sketches and notes by J ...

Joseph Payne - 1856
...Princes and lords are but the breath of kings, "An honest man's the noblest work of God:" And certo.s,1 in fair virtue's heavenly road, The cottage leaves...load, Disguising oft the wretch of human kind, Studied iu arts of hell, in wickedness refined ! O Scotia ! my dear, my native soil ! For whom my warmest wish...
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The life and works of Robert Burns, ed. by R. Chambers. Libr. ed, Volume 1

Robert Burns - 1856
...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 Poetical Works of Robert Burns: Including Several Pieces Not Inserted in ...

Robert Burns - 1856 - 524 pages
...preside six. Fi>m 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 rrrtin in fair virtue's hcav'nly road, The cottage leaves the palace far behind; What is a lordling's...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1848 - 776 pages
...fair in flowery pride, Would, in the way His wisdom sees the best, 710 BUENS. [GEORGE IH. And certes,1 in fair virtue's heavenly road, The cottage leaves...pomp? a cumbrous load, Disguising oft the wretch of human-kind, Studied in arts of hell, in wickedness refined ! 0 Scotia ! my dear, my native soil ! For...
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Robert Burns and Sir Walter Scott: Two Lives

James White - 1858 - 278 pages
...breath of kings, " An honest man's the noblest work of GrOD ;" And certes, in fair virtue's heav'nly road, The cottage leaves the palace far behind ; What...human kind, Studied in arts of Hell, in wickedness refin'd ! 0 Scotia ; my dear, my native soil ! For whom my warmest wish to Heaven is sent ! Long may...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1858 - 762 pages
...chiefly, in their hearts with grace divine preside. From scenes like these old Scotia's grandeur spring*. That makes her loved at home, revered abroad ; Princes...breath of kings, " An honest man's the noblest work of God ;" 1 T> vi-l. - Snlnt Jobo. >n jKlin-i lii the Archipelago, where John t supposed to have...
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Studies in English poetry [an anthology] with biogr. sketches and notes by J ...

Joseph Payne - 1859
...But, chiefly, in their hearts, with grace divine preside. (1) A line from Pope's "Windsor Forest." From scenes like these, old Scotia's grandeur springs,...breath of kings, " An honest man's the noblest work of God :" Aud certes,1 in fair virtue's heavenly road, The cottage leaves the palace far behind : What...
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THE COMPLETE POETICAL WORKS OF ROBERT BURNS

JAMES CURRIE - 1859
...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 :"2 And certes, in fair virtue's heavenly road, The cottage leaves the...
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