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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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Choice descriptive poetry, selected by a lady

Choice descriptive poetry - 1852
...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'd...
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The Standard Speaker: Containing Exercises in Prose and Poetry for ...

Epes Sargent - Elocution - 1852 - 558 pages
...world beside ; Where brighter suns dispense serener light, And milder moons emparadise the night ; — 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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Centennial Celebration at Danvers, Mass., June 16, 1852

Danvers (Mass.) - Danvers (Mass.) - 1852 - 208 pages
...lines : — " 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, sweeter spot, than all the rest There woman reigns, — the mother, daughter, wife, Strews with fresh flowers the thorny path of life....
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The Home friend, a weekly miscellany of amusement and instruction, Volume 3

Society for promoting Christian knowledge - 1855
...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. MONTGOMERY. THE pain which is felt when we are first transplanted from onr native soil, when the living...
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The Standard Speaker: Containing Exercises in Prose and Poetry for ...

Epes Sargent - Readers - 1852 - 558 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 ! 44. NATUBB A HARD CREDITOR.— Tkontu Ctrlyle. NATURE admits no lie. Most men profess to be aware...
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The Standard Speaker: Containing Exercises in Prose and Poetry for ...

Epes Sargent - Elocution - 1852 - 558 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 ! 4!. NATURE A HARD CREDITOR.— Thomoi Carlyle. NATURE admits no lie. Most men profess to be aware...
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The book of English poetry, with critical and biogr. sketches of the poets

English poetry - 1853
...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. MONTGOMERY. FRIENDS. FRIEND after friend departs ; Who hath not lost a friend? There is no union here...
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The World's Best Poetry ...

John Vance Cheney, Sir Charles George Douglas Roberts, Charles Francis Richardson, Francis Hovey Stoddard, John Raymond Howard - English poetry - 1904
...trembles to that pole; For in this land of Heaven's peculiar race, The heritage of nature's noblest grace, 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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English Grammar for Grammar Schools

Larkin Dunton, Augustus Hill Kelley - English language - 1904 - 269 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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The World's Best Poetry ...

John Vance Cheney, Sir Charles George Douglas Roberts, Charles Francis Richardson, Francis Hovey Stoddard, John Raymond Howard - English poetry - 1904
...Are full of trouble and full of care ; To stay at home is best. Song. HW LONGFELLOW. His home, the spot of earth supremely blest, A dearer, sweeter spot than all the rest. West Indies, Pt. III. J. MONTGOMERY. At Christmas play, and make good cheer, For Christmas comes but...
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