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" O may Heaven their simple lives prevent From luxury's contagion, weak and vile; Then, howe'er crowns and coronets be rent, A virtuous populace may rise the while, And stand a wall of fire around their much-loved isle. "
A Complete Dictionary of Poetical Quotations: Comprising the Most Excellent ... - Page 465
edited by - 1855 - 576 pages
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The Poetical Works of Robert Burns: Collated with the Best Editions, Volumes 1-2

Robert Burns, Thomas Park - Bookbinding - 1808
...Disguising oft the wretch of 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 hardy sons of rustic toil Be blest with health, and peace, and sweet content ! And, O ! may Heaven their simple lives...
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Specimens of the British poets, Volume 2, Part 1

British poets - 1809
...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 wish to Heaven is sent! Long may thy hardy sons of rustic toil Be blest with health, and peace, and sweet content ! And, O ! may Heaven their simple lives...
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Poems, Volume 1

Robert Burns - 1811
...Disguising oft the wretch of human kind, Studied in arts of Hell, in wickedness refined ! XX. O Scotia ! my dear, my native soil ! For whom my warmest wish to Heaven is sent ! Long may thy hardy sons of rustic toil, Be blest with health, and peace, and sweet content ! And, O ! may Heav'n, their simple...
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Beauties of Poetry: Consisting of Elegant Selections from the Works of Pope ...

English poetry - 1814 - 300 pages
...Disguising oft the wretch of human kind, Studied in arts of hell, in wickedness refined ! XX. O Scotia ! my dear, my native soil ! For whom my warmest wish to Heaven is sent! Long may thy hardy sons of rustic toil, Be bless'd with health, and peace, and sweet content ! And, O ! may Heaven their simple...
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The Works of Robert Burns: With an Account of His Life, and a ..., Volume 3

Robert Burns - Scotland - 1815
...wiekedness refin'd ! XX. O Scftia ! my dear, my native soil 1 For whom my warmest wish to heaven i, sent! Long may thy hardy sons of rustie toil Be blest...rise the while, And stand a wall of fire around their mueh-lovM ittc. XXI, O Thou ! who pour'd the patriotie tide That stream'd thro' Wallaee's undaunted...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 56

England - 1844
...the sentiments of which every one here present, I am sure, will cordially sympathize — " O Scotia ! my dear, my native soil, For whom my warmest wish to Heaven is sent, Long may thy hardy sons of rustic toil Be blest with health, and peace, and sweet content." Sir JAMES CAMPRELL of Glasgow said...
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The Cottager's monthly visitor, Volume 1

1821
...old England's grandeur springs, That makes her lov'd at home, rever'd abroad i ***** Oh, England! Oh, my dear, my native soil ! For whom my warmest wish to heaven is sent ! Long may thy hardy sons of rustic toil, Be blest with health, and peace and sweet content ! And, oh ! may Hcav'n their simple...
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The British poets, including translations, Volume 75

British poets - 1822
...Disguising oft the wretch of 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 hardy sons of rustic toil, [tent! Be blest with health, and peace, and sweet conAnd, Oh ! may Heaven their simple...
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The Works of the British Poets, with Lives of the Authors, Volume 38

English poetry - 1822
...cottage leaves the palaee far behind ; What is a lording's pomp ! a cumbrous load. * xX. O Scotia ' my dear, my native soil ! For whom my warmest wish to Heaven is sent ! Long may thy hardy sons of rustic toil, Be blest with health, and peace, and sweet content ! And, O ! may Heaven their simple...
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Poems, chiefly in the Scottish dialect. [With engravings.]

Robert Burns - 1824
...Disguising oft the wretch of 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 hardy sons of rustic toil, Be blest with health, and peace, and sweet content! And, Oh ! may Heaven their simple...
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