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" In years of plenty many thousands of them meet together in the mountains, where they feast and riot for many days ; and at country weddings, markets, burials, and other the like public occasions, they are to be seen, both men and women, perpetually drunk,... "
The District School Journal of the State of New York - Page 117
1843
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Waverley Novels ...: Guy Mannering

Walter Scott - 1841 - 376 pages
...many poor people who live in houses distant from any neighbourhood. In years of plenty many thousands of them meet together in the mountains, where they...the like public occasions, they are to be seen, both man and woman, perpetually drunk, cursing, blaspheming, and fighting together." Notwithstanding the...
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The Waverley Novels: With the Author's Last Corrections and Additions, Volume 1

Walter Scott - 1841
...vcare of lenty many thousands of Лето, mee U* mountains, where they feas' and riot for many days 5 and at country weddings, markets, burials, and other...the like public occasions, they are to be seen, both man and woman, perpetually drunk, cursing, blaspheming, and fightins together." Notwithsiandini; the...
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The Waverley Novels: With the Author's Last Corrections and Additions, Volume 1

Walter Scott - 1844 - 718 pages
...┐вва ™-лЛ УОЧ.СЛТОЛ \\\vs* mountains, where they feast and riot fur many days; and al her father's eye. Her constant liveliness, .her attention to all those little observances most gra man and woman, perpetually drunk, cflrsing, blaspheming, and fighting together." Notwithstanding the...
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The North British Review, Volume 2

English literature - 1845 - 758 pages
...many poor people who live in houses distant from any neighbourhood. In years of plenty, many thousands of them meet together in the mountains, where they...drunk, cursing, blaspheming, and fighting together." Such was the state of Scotland at the end of her religious wars and persecutions in the 17th century,...
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The Complete Works Of Robert Burns

1845 - 440 pages
...rohhery, and sometimes of murder : " In years of plenty," says he, " many thousands of them meet logei IT in the mountains, where they feast and riot for many days; and at country weddings, markets, iwuri.t, and other puhlic occasions, they are to he aeen, hoth men and women, perpetually druok, cursing,...
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The Novels of Walter Scott: With All His Introd. and Notes, Volume 1

Sir Walter Scott - 1846 - 850 pages
...from any neighbourhood. In years of plenty many thousands of them meet together in the moun- . tains, where they feast and riot for many days; and at country...the like public occasions, they are to be seen, both man and woman, perpetually drunk, cursing, blaspheming, and fighting together." Notwithstanding the...
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The Waverley Novels: With the Author's Last Corrections and Additions, Volume 2

Sir Walter Scott - 1846 - 710 pages
...veers of lenlv many thousands of them meet togetner in UM 14* mountains, whore they feaal and riot fqf many days and at country weddings, markets, burials,...the like public occasions, they are to be seen, both man and woman, perpetually drunk, cursing, blaspheming, and fighting together." Notwithstanding the...
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Considerations Upon the Nature and Tendency of Free Institutions

Frederick GrimkÚ - Constitutional law - 1848 - 558 pages
...many poor people who live in houses distant from any neighborhood. In years of plenty, many thousands of them meet together in the mountains, where they...and at country weddings, markets, burials, and other like public occasions, they are to be seen, both men and women, perpetually drunk, cursing, blaspheming,...
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Political and Social Economy: Its Practical Application

John Hill Burton - Economics - 1849 - 356 pages
...meet together in the mountains, where they feast and riot for many days ; and at country-weddings, markets, burials, and other the like public occasions,...drunk, cursing, blaspheming, and fighting together.'* We may learn from this, and from King's statement, that in 1696 there were 1,330,000 beggars in England,...
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Political and social economy: its practical applications

John Hill Burton - Economics - 1849 - 358 pages
...many poor people who li ve in houses distant from any neighbourhood. In years of plenty many thousands of them meet together in the mountains, where they feast and riot for many days ; and at country-weddings, markets, burials, and other the like public occasions, they are to be seen, both...
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