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" Hannibal gave my young ideas such a turn, that I used to strut in raptures up and down after the recruiting drum and bagpipe, and wish myself tall enough to be a soldier ; while the story of Wallace poured a Scottish prejudice into my veins, which will... "
Constable's miscellany of original and selected publications - Page 312
by Constable and co, ltd - 1826
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The Works of Professor Wilson of the University of Edinburgh: Essays ...

John Wilson - 1857
...the History of Sir William Wallace. Hannibal gave my young ideas such a turn, that I used to strut in raptures up and down after the recruiting drum and bagpipe, and wished myself tall enough to be a soldier ; while the story of Wallace poured a tide of Scottish prejudice...
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The Youth's Companion and Counsellor

William Chambers - Conduct of life - 1858 - 350 pages
...and a Life of Hannibal. "Hannibal," says he, "gave my young ideas such a turn, that I used to strut in raptures up and down after the recruiting drum...be a soldier ; while the story of Wallace poured a Scottish prejudice into my veins, which will boil along there till the floodgates of life shut in eternal...
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Life of Robert Burns

Thomas Carlyle - 1859 - 203 pages
...The History of Sir William Wallace. Hannibal gave my young ideas such a turn, that I used to strut in raptures up and down after the recruiting drum...till the flood-gates of life shut in eternal rest." Mr. Murdoch's removal from Mount Oliphant deprived Burns of his instructions; but they were still continued...
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THE COMPLETE POETICAL WORKS OF ROBERT BURNS

JAMES CURRIE - 1859
...The History of Sir William Wallace. Hannibal gave my young ideas such a turn, that I used to strut in raptures up and down after the recruiting drum...be a soldier ; while the story of Wallace poured a Scottish prejudice into my veins, which will boil along there till the flood-gates of life shut in...
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The Freemason's Monthly Magazine, Volume 18

1859
...of Sir William Wallace." Hannibal gave my young ideas such a turn, that I used to strut in rapture up and down after the recruiting drum and bagpipe,...be a soldier ; while the story of Wallace poured a Scottish prejudice into my veins, which will boil along there till the flood-gate of life shut in eternal...
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THE POETICAL WORKS ROBERT BURNS

1859
...drum and bagpipe, and wish myself tall enough to be a soldier ; while the story of Wallace poured a Scottish prejudice into my veins, which will boil...till the flood-gates of life shut in eternal rest. " Polemical divinity about this time was putting the country half mad ; and I, ambitious of shining...
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On the Strength of Nations, Volume 59

Andrew Bisset - Europe - 1859 - 300 pages
...of Hannibal, and the History of Sir William Wallace,"— he added, " The story of Wallace poured a Scottish prejudice into my veins, which will boil...till the flood-gates of life shut in eternal rest." The peculiar merit of Simon de Montfort, which gives him a claim to a rank both among " heroes " and...
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The Strength of Nations: An Historical Retrospect

Andrew Bisset - Economic policy - 1859 - 300 pages
...of Hannibal, and the History of Sir William Wallace,"— he added, " The story of Wallace poured a Scottish prejudice into my veins, which will boil...till the flood-gates of life shut in eternal rest." The peculiar merit of Simon de Montfort, which gives him a claim to a rank both among " heroes " and...
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The poetical works and letters of Robert Burns

Robert Burns - English letters - 1859 - 642 pages
...Wallace. Hannibal gave my young ideas such a turn, that I used to strut in raptures up and down after tho recruiting drum and bagpipe, and wish myself tall enough to be a soldier ; while the ttory of Wallace poured a Scottish prejudice into my veins, which will boil along there till the floodgates...
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Chronicle of the Hundredth Birthday of Robert Burns

James Ballantine - 1859 - 605 pages
...turn that I used to strut in raptures up and down after the recruiting drum and bagpipe, and wished myself tall enough to be a soldier, while the story of Wallace poured a Scottish prejudice into my veins, which will boil alongshore till the floodgates of life shut in eternal...
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