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" That man is little to be envied, whose patriotism would not gain force upon the plain of Marathon, or whose piety would not grow • warmer among the ruins of lona. "
Loudon's Architectural Magazine: And Journal of Improvement in Architecture ... - Page 327
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The Fictions of Romantic Tourism: Radcliffe, Scott, and Mary Shelley

George Dekker - 2005 - 314 pages
...us indifferent and unmoved over any ground which has been dignified by wisdom, bravery, or virtue. That man is little to be envied, whose patriotism...piety would not grow warmer among the ruins of lona. (Samuel Johnson, A Journey to the Western Islands, 1775)1 Scott's busy life afforded limited time for...
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Back Roads to Far Towns: Bashō's Travel Journal

Bashō Matsuo, Cid Corman, Susumu Kamaike - 2004 - 93 pages
...us indifferent and unmoved over any ground which has been dignified by wisdom, bravery, or virtue. That man is little to be envied whose patriotism would...whose piety would not grow warmer among the ruins of lonal" Weeping Rock: Located at Mt. Ken in China, named by poet Tu Yu, for a famous tomb there which,...
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Tourism and Identity in Scotland, 1770-1914: Creating Caledonia

Katherine Haldane Grenier - 2005 - 249 pages
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Early Celtic Christianity

Brendan Lehane - 1968 - 240 pages
...point for religion in Scotland throughout the centuries that followed. "That man', wrote Dr Johnson, 'is little to be envied, whose patriotism would not...piety would not grow warmer among the ruins of lona.' And nowadays a new abbey has risen to try to revive the faded message of Christianity. The saint also...
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An English Grammar for the Use of High School Academy, and College Classes

W. M. Baskerville - 2005 - 352 pages
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The Life of Cardinal Vaughan Part One

J. G. Snead Cox - 2005 - 508 pages
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The Decline and Fall of the Romantic Ideal

F. L. Lucas - 2006 - 292 pages
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Journey to the Western Isles of Scotland

Samuel Johnson - 2006 - 328 pages
...us indifferent and unmoved over any ground which has been dignified by wisdom, bravery, or virtue. That man is little to be envied, whose patriotism...piety would not grow warmer among the ruins of lona! We came too late to visit monuments: some care was necessary for ourselves. Whatever was in the Island,...
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Life of Samuel Johnson V1 Including A Jo

James Boswell - 2006 - 588 pages
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The Monks of the West: from St. Benedict, Volume 2

Charles De Montalembert - 2006 - 780 pages
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