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" O Caledonia ! stern and wild, meet nurse for a poetic child, • land of brown heath and shaggy wood, land of the mountain and the flood, land of my sires! "
A System of English Grammar - Page 165
by Charles Walker Connon - 1845 - 168 pages
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British melodies, extracts from the modern poets [signed J.H.R.].

British melodies - 1820
...doubly dying, sjiall go down To the vile dust, from whence he sprung, Unwept, unhonoured, and unsung. O Caledonia ! stern and wild, Meet nurse for a poetic...the filial band, That knits me to thy rugged strand! Still, as I view each well-known scene, Think what is now, and what hath been, •Seems as, to me,...
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Geraldine; Or, Modes of Faith and Practice: A Tale, in Three Volumes, Volume 1

Mary Jane Mackenzie - 1820 - 296 pages
...fortnight had been delightful. He was in the most brilliant spirits. The anticipation of visiting the Land of brown heath, and shaggy wood ; Land of the mountain, and the flood, Deemed to have inspired him ; and thougli he talked more of Burns, and Beattie, and Walter Scott, than...
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The North-American Review and Miscellaneous Journal, Volume 12

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - 1821
...— as whose dues not wh>-n poetical description is named, — to the haunt of the northern muse, ' Stern and wild, Meet nurse for a poetic child, Land...heath and shaggy wood, Land of the mountain and the Tflood,' must remember that compared with some of ours, Scottish livers are but brooks, and Scottish...
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The North-American Review and Miscellaneous Journal, Volume 12

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - 1821
...poetical description is named, — to the haunt of the northern muse, ' Stern and wild, Meet nurse fur a poetic child, Land of brown heath and shaggy wood, Land of the mountain and the flood,' must remember that compared with some of ours, Scottish rivers are but brooks, and Si ottish forests...
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The Poetical Common-place Book: Consisting of an Original Selection of ...

1822 - 388 pages
...doubly dying, shall go down To the vile .dust, from whence he sprung, Unwept, unhonour'd, and unsung. O Caledonia ! stern and wild, Meet nurse for a poetic...the filial band That knits me to thy rugged strand ! Still as I view each well-known scene, Think what is now, and what hath been, Seems as to me, of...
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The poetical works of sir Walter Scott, Volume 1

sir Walter Scott (bart.) - 1823
...doubly dying, shall go down To the vile dust, from whence he sprung, Unwept, unhonour'd, and unsung. II. O Caledonia ! stern and wild, Meet nurse for a poetic...the filial band, That knits me to thy rugged strand ! Still, as I view each well-known scene, Think what is now, and what hath been, Seems as, to me, of...
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Sketch of Connecticut, Forty Years Since

Lydia Howard Sigourney - 1824 - 278 pages
... AL HARVARD COLLEGE LIBRARY .' CKCMMIHATTITCIC FORTY TEARS SINCE. " Land of my sires ! — What mortal hand Can e'er untie...the filial band That knits me to thy rugged strand ?" SCOTT. HARTFORD : OLIVER D. COOKE & SOJVS. 1894. HMKUDOOUBBEUUIUCr DISTRICT OF CONNECTICUT, ss....
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Sketch of Connecticut, Forty Years Since

Lydia Howard Sigourney - 1824 - 278 pages
...3 3433 07603912 6 ,i or FORTY TEARS SINCE. - Land of in£.aKW.'V-mi-m < 5;tal ham] Can e'er untie the 'filial band* That knits me to thy rugged strand ':" HARTFORD: OUTER D. COOKK & . ! May 1913 1824. Mw / DISTRICT OF CONNECTICUT, ss. United States of...
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The Moor [verse].

Henry John G. Herbert (3rd earl of Carnarvon.) - 1825
...Moslem King and people to report The hostile summons of the Spanish Court. CANTO IV. THE GUERILLA. Land of brown heath and shaggy wood, Land of the mountain...the filial band That knits me to thy rugged strand ! SCOTT. For the first fervour of their zeal inspired The mountaineers, the presence of their chief,...
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The Tales of My Grandmother, Volume 2

Archibald Crawfurd - 1825
...was the dear land of his sires, and well might he have exclaimed, in the language of our bard, — " Land of brown heath, and shaggy wood ! Land of the...the filial band That knits me to thy rugged strand ?" Lewis stood wrapped in thought, while his misfortunes rushed across his imagination. Was he ever...
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