Fitz-Raymond; Or, The Rambler on the Rhine: A Metrico- Political Sketch of Past and Present Times
A. Black, 1831 - English poetry - 200 pages
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The story is very amusing , and the principles it inculcates such as should be deeply impressed on the mind of every young person . " -- Literary Gazette . 40 . REMARKS on the PRESENT SYSTEM of ROAD MAKING , By John LOUDON M'ADAM ...
... Beatrice - Beauty of the mind - Ruins of a bridge over the Rhine - Otto - Laud of Wellington - Clovis , Pepin - Wooden bridge over the Rhine - Rise of Cologne - Hanseatic League - Liberality of London - What constitutes England's ...
... those virtues , held the prime - A mind as pure as the untrodden snow ; A taste for all that's graceful and sublime : Her soul , if not her harp , has music's flow ! if not her pencil , gives the glow ! Intellectual excellence .
So true it is , —the social virtues bind Affections best — in the right governd mind . LXIII . а But I must tell a tale of later times , Of acts which shed a lustre on the age ; 1 About the year 890 , or perhaps a little earlier ...
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