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" There is a spot of earth supremely blest, A dearer, sweeter spot than all the rest... "
The garland; or, Poetry for childhood and youth - Page 64
by Garland - 1850
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Popular Voyages and Travels Throughout the Continent & Islands of Europe in ...

Mrs. Jamieson (Frances Thurtle) - Europe - 1820 - 506 pages
...trembles to that pole: For in this land of heaven's peculiar grace, The heritage of nature's noblest race, There is a spot of earth supremely blest, '" ( ' A...all the rest." " Where shall that land, that spot ofear.th be found/ Art thou a man 2—a patriot?—look around? O thou shalt find, howe'er thy footsteps...
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British melodies, extracts from the modern poets [signed J.H.R.].

British melodies - 1820
...Deems his own land of every land the pridc, Beloved by heaven o'er all the world beside ; His home the spot of earth supremely blest, A dearer, sweeter spot than all the rest. THE WEST IXIHES. MY COUNTRY. Walter droll. BREATHES there the man, with soul so dead, Who never to...
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The Poetical Works of James Montgomery: Including Several Poems ..., Volume 1

James Montgomery - 1821
...Deems his own land of every land the pride, Beloved by heaven o'er all the world beside ; His HOME the spot of earth supremely blest, A dearer, sweeter spot than all the rest. And is the JVegro outlawed from his birth ? Is he alone a stranger on the earth ? Is there no shed,...
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The Babbler; or, Weekly literary and scientific intelligencer

1822
...world beeide; Where brighter suns dispense serener light, And mildest moons emparadiee the night. " Where shall that land, that spot of earth be found?" Art thou a man — a patriot — look around ; Oh ! thou shalt find, howe'er thy footstep« roam, That żand thy country, and that «pot thy Lome....
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The Pleasures of Human Life, Examined and Enumerated: With an Entertaining ...

John Platts - Conduct of life - 1822 - 764 pages
...morning dew distils, And all the air is love. Montgomery thus speaks of the pleasures of home : — There is a spot of earth supremely blest, A dearer, sweeter spot than all the rest, Where man, creation's tyrant, casts aside His sword and sceptre, pageantry and pride, While in his soften'd...
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The West Indies, and Other Poems

James Montgomery - Slave trade - 1823 - 160 pages
...graces lie ; 32 Around her knees domestic duties meet, And fire-side pleasures gambol at her feet. " Where shall that land, that spot of earth be found?" Art thou a man ? — a patriot? — look around ; 0, thou shall find, howe'er thy footsteps roam, That land thy country, and that spot thy home ! On...
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A Summer Month, Or, Recollections of a Visit to the Falls of Niagara, and ...

Matthews, Mr - Canada - 1823 - 250 pages
...Deems his own land of every land Ihe pride, Beleved by Heaven o'er all the world beside ; His home the spot of earth supremely blest, A dearer, sweeter spot than all the rest." MONTGOMERY. These are subjects worthy of general consideration. The study of his own country is interesting...
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Selections, from Several Literary Works: Comprising The Declaration of ...

Thomas O'Connor - English literature - 1824 - 153 pages
...and graces lie — Around her knees domestic duties meet, And fire-side pleasures gambol at her feet. Where shall that land, that spot of earth be found!...thou a man — a patriot? — look around. O, thou shall find, however thy footsteps roam, That land thy country, and that spot thy home. SONG. • FROM...
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The Poetical Note-book and Epigrammatic Museum: Containing More Than One ...

George Wentworth - English poetry - 1824 - 383 pages
...to that pole ; For in this land of heaven's peculiar grace, The heritage of nature's noblest race, There is a spot of earth supremely blest, A dearer, sweeter spot than all the rest ; Where man, creation's tyrant, casts aside His sword and sceptre, pageantry and pride ; While in his soften...
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The Poetical Works of James Montgomery: Including Several Poems ..., Volume 1

James Montgomery - English poetry - 1825
...graces lie ; Around her knees domcstick duties meet, And fire-side pleasures gambol at her feet. ' Where shall that land, that spot of earth, be found...thou shalt find, howe'er thy footsteps roam, That laud THY COUNTRY, and that spot THY HOME ! On Greenland's rocks, o'er prim Kamschatka plains, In pale...
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