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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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The Malta penny magazine

...trembles tothat pole; Foriti 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 Ihe rest, Where man, creation's tyrant, casts aside His sword and sceptre, pageantry and pride. While...
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A History of Slavery and Its Abolition

Esther Copley - Antislavery movements - 1839 - 648 pages
...Deems his own land of every land 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 upon earth ? Ts there no shed, whose...
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The Poetical Works of Rogers, Campbell, J. Montgomery, Lamb, and Kirke White

Samuel Rogers - English poetry - 1839 - 495 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 dearer, sweeter spot than all Ihe rest, Where man, creation's tyrant, casts aside His sword and sceptre, pageantry and piide, While...
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 2

English poetry - 1840
...and graces lie ; Around her knees domestic duties meet, And fireside pleasures gambol at her feet. " 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 footsteps roam, That land thy country, and that spot thy home !...
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The London tee-total magzine, and literary miscellany

1840
...free from earth's, trammels in joy he may live, Where no sorrow can trouble his home. MOTLEY. 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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Coomb's Popular Phrenology: Exhibiting the Exact Phrenological ...

Frederick Coombs - 1841 - 130 pages
...and graces lie ; Around her knees domestic duties meet, And fireside pleasures gambol at her feet. Where shall that land, that spot of earth be found...? Art thou a man ? — a patriot ? — look around ; .Oh ! thou shall find, where'er thy footsteps roam, This land thy country, and this spot thy home."...
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The Every-day Book and Table Book; Or, Everlasting Calendar of ..., Volume 3

William Hone - Days - 1841
...domestic duties meet, Aijd ▀reeide pleasures g'imljol at her feet. When shall that land, that ípot of earth be found ? Art thou a man ? a patriot ? look around ; Oh, thou shalt íiii'l, howe'er thy footsteps roam. That land thy country, and that spot thy home....
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The United States Speaker: A Copious Selection of Exercises in Elocution ...

1843
...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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The Family Magazine, Or, General Abstract of Useful Knowledge, Volume 3

1843
...trembles 10 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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The Poetical Works of Rogers, Campbell, J. Montgomery, Lamb, and Kirke White ...

Samuel Rogers - 1843 - 496 pages
...Deems his own lend of every land the pride, Beloved by Heaven o'er ell the world beside ^ His home the spot of earth supremely blest, A dearer, sweeter spot than all the rest. t And is the Negro outlaw'd from his birth t Is he alone a stranger on the earth ' Is there no shed,...
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