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" The collection of songs was my vade mecum. I pored over them, driving my cart, or walking to labour, song by song, verse by verse ; carefully noting the true tender, or sublime, from affectation and fustian. I am convinced I owe to this practice much... "
Annual Register - Page 324
1801
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The Annual Register of World Events: A Review of the Year, Volume 42

Edmund Burke - History - 1801
...Allan Rainfay's Works, Taylor's Scripture Doctrine of Original Sin, A Select Collection of Englilli Songs, and Harvey's Meditations, had formed the whole of my reading The collection of fongs was my "adc mecum. I pored over them driving •my carl, or walking to labour, fong by (ong, vcrfc by verfe...
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The works of Robert Burns; with an account of his life, and a ..., Volume 1

Robert Burns - 1800
...Allan Ramsay's " Pforks, Taylor's Scripture Doctrine of Original " Sin, A Select Collection of English Songs, and " Harvey's Meditations, had formed the whole of " my reading. The collection of songs was my " vade mecutn. I pored over them driving my " cart, or walking to labour, song by song,...
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The Critical Review: Or, Annals of Literature, Volume 29

Tobias George Smollett - English literature - 1800
...Works, Taylor's Scripture Doftrine of Original Sin, a Seleft Collection of EnoliQi Songs, and Hervey's Meditations, had formed the whole of my reading. The collection of fongs was rny vade mecum. I pored over them driving my cart, or walking to labour, fong by fong, verfe by verfe;...
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The New Annual Register, Or General Repository of History, Politics, and ...

English poetry - 1801
...Werks, Tailor's Serif ture Doflrinc of Original Sin, A Seftfl Callentan of Englijli Sings, and Iff rvy's Meditations, had formed the whole of my reading. The collection of fongs was my vade mecum, I pored »ver them driving my cart, or walking to labour, fong by fong> verfeby verfe; carefully noting the...
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The Works of Robert Burns: With an Account of His Life , and a ..., Volume 1

Robert Burns - 1813
...and Hervey's Meditations, had formed the whole of my reading. The collection of .•• i songs songs was my vade mecum. I pored over them driving my cart, or walking to labour, song by song, verse by verse ; carefully noting the true tender, or sublime, from affectation and fustian....
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The British Prose Writers, Volume 23

British prose literature - 1819
...English Songs, and Hervey's Meditations, had formed the whole of my reading. The collection of songs was my vade mecum. I pored over them driving my cart, or walking to labour, song by song, verse by verse ; carefully noting the true tender, or sublime, from affectation and fustian....
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Letters, Volumes 1-2

Robert Burns - 1819
...English Songs, and Hervetfs Meditations, had formed the whole of my reading. The collection of songs was my va.de mecum. I pored over them driving my cart, or walking to labour, song by song, verse by verse ; carefully noting the true tender, or sublime, from affectation and fustian....
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Constable's miscellany of original and selected publications

Constable and co, ltd - 1826
...historian," containing the reigns of James I., and his son. The " Collection of Songs," says Burns,* " was my vade mecum. I pored over them, driving my cart, or walking to labour, song by song, verse by verse ; carefully noticing the true, tender, or sublime, from • Letter lo...
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Life of Robert Burns

John Gibson Lockhart - 1828 - 446 pages
...historian," containing the reigns of James I., and his son. The "Collection of Songs," says Burns,* "was my vade mecum. I pored over them, driving my cart, or walking to labour, song by song, verse by verse ; .carefully noticing the true, tender, or sublime, from * Letter to Dr...
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The Pursuit of Knowledge Under Difficulties, Volume 15

George Lillie Craik - Self-culture - 1830
...Allan 2 L 3 Ramsay's Works, and a collection of English songs. " The collection of songs," he adds, " was my vade mecum. I pored over them driving my cart, or walking to labour, song by song, verse by verse, carefully noting the true tender or sublime, from affectation and fustian....
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