Results 1-3 of 75
Of a schoolmaster of his acquaintance , a native of Scotland , he said , He has a great deal of good about him ; but he is also very defective in some respects . His inner part is good , but his outer part is mighty awkward .
He also was outrageous , upon his supposition that my countrymen " loved Scotland better than truth , saying , All of them , -nay not all , but droves of them , would come up , and attest any thing for the honour of Scotland .
As Scotland contributes so little land - tax towards ! the general support of the nation , it ought not to have a militia paid out of the general fund , unless it should be thought for the general interest , that Scotland should be ...
What people are saying - Write a review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - keithhamblen - LibraryThing
12/22/20 I own the complete set (vol 1-54) and keep them at home on the top west shelf of my office; this includes The Great Conversation (which is volume 1) and The Great Ideas (volumes 2-3, the ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - pjskimin - LibraryThing
Picked up this entire set in excellent condition at a library sponsored used book sale for $60.00. hands down one of my best finds. Read full review