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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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A history of slavery and its abolition

Esther Copley - 1836 - 80 pages
...Deems his own land of every laud the pride, Beloved by Heaven o'er all the world beside ; His home a spot of earth supremely blest, A dearer, sweeter spot than all the rest. And is the negro outlaw'd from his birth ? Is he alone a stranger upou earth ? Is there no shed, whose...
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Memoirs and select remains of the rev. Thomas Rawson Taylor

W. S. Matthews, Thomas Rawson Taylor - 1836 - 379 pages
...watchfulness. It was an arrangement, moreover, most grateful to his own feelings. Home was ever to him " the spot of earth supremely blest, A dearer, sweeter spot than all the rest.*' And it was happy for him that the genial influences of suck a home were shed so abundantly on the feelings...
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The Poetical Works of Rogers, Campbell, J. Montombery, Lamb, and Kirke White

Samuel Rogers - English poetry - 1836 - 496 pages
...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 Negro outlaw'd from his birth ? Is he alone a stranger on the earth ? Is there no shed,...
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Family Magazine: Or Monthly Abstract of General Knowledge, Volume 3

1836
...trembles to that pols: 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 nil the rest, Where man, creation's tyrant, casts aside His sword and eceptre, pageantry and pride,...
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The Poetical Works of Rogers, Campbell, J. Montombery, Lamb, and Kirke White ...

English poetry - 1836 - 444 pages
...duties meet. And fire-side pleasures gambol at her feel. " Where shall lhat land, that tpotafcarlh be found?' Art thou a man ? — a patriot > — look around ; O, thou shall find, howe'er ihy footsteps roam, That land Ay country, and lhat spot thy home ! On Greenland's...
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The every-day book and table-book; or, Everlasting calendar of ..., Volume 1

William Hone - 1837
...in this land of heaven's peculiar grace. The heritage of Nature's noblest race. There ¡я a »pot 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 softened...
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The Church of England quarterly review, Volume 2

1837
...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." There is a simplicity and a natural fluency about Mr. Montgomery's versification, to our taste, infinitely...
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The poetic reciter; or, Beauties of the British poets: adapted for reading ...

Henry Marlen - 1838
...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. THE PATRIOT. SWELL, swell the shrill trumpet clear sounding afar, Our sabres flash splendour around...
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A Discourse on the Latest Form of Infidelity

Andrews Norton - Apologetics - 1839 - 64 pages
...innocence. " There is a land, of every land the pride ; Beloved of heaven o'er all the world beside ; There is a spot, of earth supremely blest, A dearer,...Where shall that land, that spot of earth be found ? • • . • • 0 thou shalt find, howe'er thy footsteps roam, That land thy country, that spot,...
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Reading Book for the Use of Female Schools

Readers - 1839 - 408 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 softened...
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