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" I would not have a slave to till my ground, To carry me, to fan me while I sleep, And tremble when I wake, for all the wealth That sinews bought and sold have ever earn'd. "
The Tourist: A Literary and Anti-slavery Journal - Page 66
1833
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Poems by William Cowper ...

William Cowper - English poetry - 1814 - 480 pages
...not blnsh, And ), in.; his head, to think himself a man ? I wonld not have a slave to till my gronnd, To carry me, to fan me while i sleep, And tremble when I wake, for all the wealth That sinews bonght and sold have ever earn'd. No : dear as freedom is, and...
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Poems, Volume 2

William Cowper - 1815
...feelings, does not blush, And hang his head, to think himself a man ? I would not have a slave to titl my ground, To carry me, to fan me while I sleep, And tremble when I wake, for all the wealth, That sinews bought and sold have ever earn'd. No : dear as freedom is,...
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A Portraiture of Domestic Slavery, in the United States: With Reflections on ...

Jesse Torrey - Africa, West - 1817 - 94 pages
...seeing this, And having human feelings, does not blush And hang his head, to think himself a man ? I would not have a slave to till my ground, To carry me, to fan me while I sleep, And tremble when I wake, for all the wealth That sinews bought and sold have ever earn'd. No : dear as freedom is, and...
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Poems, Volume 2

William Cowper - 1817
...seeing this, And having human feelings, does not hlush, And hang his head, to think himself a man ? I would not have a slave to till my ground, To carry me, to fan me while I sleep, And tremhle when I wake, for all the wealth That sinews hought and sold have ever earned. No : dear as...
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Poems,

William Cowper - English poetry - 1817
...seeing this, And having human feelings, does not hlush, \nd hang his head, to think himself a man ? ( would not have a slave to till my ground, To carry me, to fan me while I sleep. And tremhle when I wake, for all the wealth That sinews honght and sold have ever earned. No : dear as...
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Human Life, with variations; or, the Chapter of Accidents, etc

Caroline Herbert - 1817 - 188 pages
...failed giving him that epithet when they spoke of him. CHAP. V. " I would not have a slave to till the ground, To carry me, to fan me while I sleep, And tremble when I wake, for all the wealth That sinews bought and sold have ever earn'd" Ax length the long wished...
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The Edinburgh Magazine and Literary Miscellany, Volume 90

English literature - 1822
...would not have a SLAVE to till my ground, To curry me, to fan me while I sleep, And tremble when I wake, for all the wealth That sinews, bought and sold, have ever carn'd. • 'TIS THE CAUSE OF МА1Г. There dwell the most forlorn of humankind, Immur'd, though unaccus'd,...
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The Art of Reading: Containing a Number of Useful Rules, Exemplified by a ...

Daniel Staniford - Elocution - 1817 - 240 pages
...thy', And having hunan feelings, does not blush, And hang bis head, to think himself a man ? I wou'd not have a slave to till my ground, To carry me, to f,n me while I sleep, And tremble when I wake, for all the wealth f That sinews, bought and sold, have...
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The English Reader, Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry: Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - English literature - 1819 - 258 pages
...would not have a slave to till my ground, To carry me, to fan me while I sleep, And tremble when,! wake, for all the wealth That sinews bought and sold have ever earn'd. 5. No : dear as freedom is, and in my heart's Just estimation priz'd above all price : I had much rather...
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Whitehead, 1785, to Anstey, 1805

Thomas Campbell - Authors, English - 1819
...seeing this, And having human feelings, does not blush, And hang his head, to think himself a man ? I would not have a slave to till my ground, To carry me, to fan me while I sleep, And tremble when I wake, for all the wealth, That sinews bought and sold have ever earn'd. No : dear as freedom is,...
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