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" It is a shameful and unblessed thing to take the scum of people and wicked condemned men, to be the people with whom you plant; and not only so, but it spoileth the plantation; for they will ever live like rogues, and not fall to work, but be lazy, and... "
Essays, Moral, Economical, and Political - Page 174
by Francis Bacon - 1812 - 295 pages
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Francis Bacon - 2002 - 813 pages
...thing to take the scum of people,0 and wicked condemned men,0 to be the people with whom you plant;0 and not only so, but it spoileth the plantation; for they will ever live like rogues, and not fall to0 work, but be lazy, and do mischief, and spend0 victuals,0 and be quickly weary, and then certify0...
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Punishment and Social Structure

Georg Rusche, Otto Kirchheimer - 2003 - 268 pages
...and unblessed thing to take the scum of people, and wicked condemned men, to be the people with whom you plant; and not only so, but it spoileth the plantation;...certify over to their country to the discredit of the plantation.44 After quoting this passage, Holtzendorff, a nineteenth-century German authority on criminal...
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Britannia's Children: Emigration from England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland ...

Eric Richards - 2004 - 388 pages
...the scum of people and wicked condemned men, to be the people with whom you plant ... for they will live like rogues, and not fall to work, but be lazy, and of mischief, and spend victuals, and be quickly weary.81 When the flow of indentured servants from...
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Essays

Francis Bacon - 2007 - 156 pages
...and unblessed thing to take the scum of people, and wicked condemned men, to be the people with whom you plant; and not only so, but it spoileth the plantation;...will ever live like rogues, and not fall to work, but te lazy, and do mischief, and spend victuals, and be quickly weary, and then certify* over to their...
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Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania

Royal Society of Tasmania - 1896
...unblessed thing to take the scum of the people and wicked condemned men to be the people with whom you plant ; and not only so, but it spoileth the plantation,...their country to the discredit of the plantation." All -which things were verified in the early history of these Colonies. But Australia " has burst her...
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The North American Review, Volume 80

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, Henry Cabot Lodge, James Russell Lowell - 1855
...and unblessed thing to take the scum of people and wicked condemned men to be the people with whom you plant: and not only so, but it spoileth the plantation...their country to the discredit of the plantation." As a French colony it had been distinguished for its factious internal discords ; as a Spanish province,...
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