Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" 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 certes, in fair virtue's heavenly road, The cottage leaves... "
Wilson's Tales of the Borders, and of Scotland: historical, traditionary ... - Page 90
by John Mackay Wilson - 1857
Full view - About this book

Aphorisms of Sir Philip Sidney;: With Remarks,

Sir Philip Sidney - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1807
...other to lead honest and useful lives, and to worship God in sanctity and, truth, he declares that "From scenes like these, old Scotia's grandeur springs, That makes her lov'd at home, rever'd abroad !'• And how nobly does he proceed ! It is the spirit of Tyrtseus, animating to courage...
Full view - About this book

The Poetical Works of Robert Burns: Collated with the Best Editions, Volumes 1-2

Robert Burns, Thomas Park - Bookbinding - 1808
...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, 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 work...
Full view - About this book

Poems, Volume 1

Robert Burns - 1811
...them and for their little ones provide ; But chiefly in their hearts with grace divine 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, ' An honest man 's the noblest work...
Full view - About this book

A Critique on the Poems of Robert Burns

George Gleig - 1812 - 70 pages
...too much praise cannot be bestowed ; and every reader of piety and virtue will agree with him, that " From scenes like these old Scotia's grandeur springs, That makes her lov'd at home, rever'd abroad." IT has been already observed*, that the range of an illiterate poet's thoughts cannot...
Full view - About this book

The British poets, including translations, Volume 75

British poets - 1822
...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, 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...
Full view - About this book

Poems, chiefly in the Scottish dialect

Robert Burns - 1824
...them and for their little ones provide ; But chiefly, in their hearts with grace divine 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, ' An honest man's the noblest work...
Full view - About this book

Glasgow Mechanics' Magazine, and Annals of Philosophy, Volume 2

Industrial arts - 1825
...I'KIM J i.. MECHANICS' MAGAZINE, CONDUCTED BY A Committee of Civil Engineers and Practical Mechanic*. 1 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 klngi, * An honest man '• the noblest work...
Full view - About this book

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

Robert Burns - Scotland - 1826
...them and for their little ones provide, But chiefly in their hearts with grace divine 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, "An honest man's the noblest work of...
Full view - About this book

The American Manual, Or, New English Reader: Consisting of Exercises in ...

Moses Severance - Readers - 1832 - 295 pages
...pleased, the language of the soul; And in his book of life the inmates poor enroll. 7. From scene's 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, The cottage leaves the palace far behind;...
Full view - About this book

Three Years in North America, Volume 2

James Stuart - United States - 1833
...method, and of art, When men display to congregations wide, Devotion's ev'ry grace, except the heart. " 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 noble work...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF