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" The shuddering tenant of the frigid zone Boldly proclaims that happiest spot his own : Extols the treasures of his stormy seas, And his long nights of revelry and ease ; The naked negro, panting at the line, Boasts of his golden sands and palmy wine ;... "
Poetical Works - Page 15
by Oliver Goldsmith - 1806 - 72 lehte
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The New sporting magazine, 17. köide

1849
...verdant vale of Churchover to the rocky pass of fieal-nam-bo. Goldsmith, in his "Traveller," says: " Such is the patriot's boast, where'er we roam, His first, best country ever is at home." His Scotch lot consists of twenty-three couple from the Donnington, two couple from the Atherstone,...
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The Poetic Reader: Containing Selections from the Most Approved Authors ...

Joseph Emerson - 1832 - 95 lehte
...revelry and ease. The naked negro, panting at the line, Boasts of his golden sands and palmy wine ; Basks in the glare, or stems the tepid wave And thanks...all the good they gave. Such is the patriot's boast, where e'er wo roam31 Could nature's bounty satisfy the breast, ine sons of Italy were surely blest....
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The anniversary calendar, natal book, and universal mirror, 1. köide

Anniversary calendar - 1832
...• • Wit It- nt from heaven, but vices sent from hell. Return from Parnassiss. -~~ ~ 36J : -^~* And yet, perhaps, if countries we compare, And estimate the blessings which they share, Though patriots flatter, still shall wisdom find An equal portion dealt to all mankind: As diff*rent...
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The Nautical Magazine: A Journal of Papers on Subjects Connected with ...

1840
...moderate the distress of his mind, there was no earthly spot in his estimation < .jiuil to Bermuda ! " Such is the patriot's boast, where'er we roam, His first, best country, ever ia at home." Day after day passed and no Bermuda came in sight ; the spirits of the poor fellow were...
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Lectures on the Philosophy of the Human Mind

Thomas Brown - 1833 - 692 lehte
...ana ea&e. The naked negro, panting at the Line, lloasut of his golden sands, and palmy wine, Balks tn the glare, or stems the tepid wave. And thanks his gods for all the good they gave."* In vain may we labour to think, with Varro, as a consolation in banishment, that, " wherever we go,...
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Travels in the United States of America and Canada: Containing Some Account ...

Esq. John Finch - 1833 - 455 lehte
...revelry and ease. The naked Negro, panting at the line, Boasts of his golden sands and palmy wine, Basks in the glare, or stems the tepid wave, And thanks his Gods for all the wealth they gave. Such is the patriot's boast, where'er he roam, His first, best country, ever is,...
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The Gardener's Magazine and Register of Rural & Domestic Improvement

1833
...only, in perfect good humour, add an admired couplet from Goldsmith, which has now come to mind : — " Such is the patriot's boast where'er we roam, His first best country ever is at home." Another of Mr. Kenrick's remarks should be quoted : — • " The temperature of our climate, on our...
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Travels in the United States of America and Canada: Containing Some Account ...

Esq. John Finch - 1833 - 455 lehte
...revelry and ease. The naked Negro, panting at the line, Boasts of his golden sands and palmy winq, . Basks in the glare, or stems the tepid wave, And thanks his Gods for all the wealth they gave. Such is the patriot's boast, where'er he roam, His first, best country, ever is,...
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New Orthography and Orthoepy, with Many New Exercises for Practice

Frank Van Buren Irish - 1919 - 137 lehte
...there is no place like home. JOHN HOWARD PAYNE He is happiest who finds peace in his home. — GOETHE Such is the patriot's boast, where'er we roam, His first, best country, ever is at home. GOLDSMITH: The Traveler Just, right or lawful Name and define all the words derived from the word just....
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Economics for To-day: An Elementary View

Alfred Milnes - 1920 - 256 lehte
...progressive wants. The naked negro, panting at the Line, Boasts of his golden sands and palmy wine ; Basks in the glare, or stems the tepid wave, And thanks his Gods for all the good they gave ; but does not try to improve upon it. But these natural surroundings, or " environment," will include...
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