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" The fact is so; and these people of the southern colonies are much more strongly, and with a higher and more stubborn spirit, attached to liberty than those to the northward. Such were all the ancient commonwealths; such were our Gothic ancestors; such,... "
The works of ... Edmund Burke - Page 187
by Edmund Burke - 1834
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The Modern Traveller: A Popular Description, Geographical, Historical, and ...

Josiah Conder - Canada - 1830
...liberty, than those to the northward. Such were all the ancient commonwealths; such were our Gothic ancestors; such, in our days, were the Poles; and...freedom, fortifies it, and renders it invincible." * It is obvious, however, that this aristocratic spirit of independence can, only under accidental...
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Register of Debates in Congress: 21st Congress, 1st session, pt. 1. Dec. 7 ...

United States. Congress - United States - 1830
...liberty, than those to the Northward. Such were all the ancient commonwealths; such were our Gothic his legitimate and slave* who are not slaves themselves. In such a people, the haughtiness of domination, combined with...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 33

Scotland - 1833
...Liberty, than those to the Northward. Such were all the ancient commonwealths; such were our Gothic ancestors ; such in our days were the Poles ; and...freedom, fortifies it, and renders it invincible." His eloquent observation on the general taste for legal studies which predominated in America, is true...
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The Southern literary messenger, Volume 11

1845
...lhat is more noble and liberal. * * Such were all the ancient commonwealths — such were our Gothic ancestors — such in our days were the Poles; and...masters of slaves, who are not slaves themselves." These remarks of Burke account for Southern influence more correctly than the logic of John Quincey...
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The Works of Edmund Burke: With a Memoir, Volume 1

Edmund Burke - English literature - 1835
...liberty than those to the northward. Such were all the ancient commonwealths; such were our Gothic of the church with the mass of comhines with the spirit of freedom, fortifies it, and renders it invincible. Permit me, Sir, to add...
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The Southern literary messenger, Volume 1

1835
...in our days, were the Poles ; and stA will be all masters oj simes who are not slaves themsilres. In such a people, the haughtiness of domination combines...freedom, fortifies it, and renders it invincible." Such is the lesson read to us sixty years ago, by one who wished us well, and who thoroughly understood...
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The South Vindicated from the Treason and Fanaticism of the Northern ...

William Drayton - Abolitionists - 1836 - 314 pages
...liberty than those of the northward. Such were all the ancient commonwealths; such were our Gothic ancestors; such, in our days, were the Poles; and...freedom, fortifies it, and renders it invincible." To him who contemplates the "high and haughty" virtues of the south, and then recurs to the treachery...
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The South Vindicated from the Treason and Fanaticism of the Northern ...

Abolitionists - 1836 - 314 pages
...liberty than those of the northward. Such were all the ancient commonwealths; such were our Gothic ancestors; such, in our days, were the Poles; and such will be all masters of slaves toho are not slaves themselves. In such a people the haughtiness of domination combines with the spirit...
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The South Vindicated from the Treason and Fanaticism of the Northern ...

William Drayton - Abolitionists - 1836 - 314 pages
...liberty than those of the northward. Such were all the ancient commonwealths; such were our Gothic ancestors; such, in our days, were the Poles; and such will be all masters of slaves ivho are not slaves themselves. In such a people the haughtiness of domination combines with the spirit...
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A memoir of the political life of ... Edmund Burke

George Croly - 1840
...Liberty, than those to the Northward. Such were all the ancient commonwealths; such were our Gothic ancestors ; such in our days were the Poles; and such...freedom, fortifies it, and renders it invincible." His observation on the general taste for legal studies which predominated in America is expressive....
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