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" The southwest counties of Scotland have seldom corn enough to serve them round the year : and the northern parts producing more than they need, those in the west come in the summer to buy at Leith the stores that come from the north ; and, from a word,... "
Bishop Burnet's History of His Own Time: With the Suppressed Passages of the ... - Page 74
by Gilbert Burnet, Sir Thomas Burnet, Martin Joseph Routh - 1823
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Bishop Burnet's History of His Own Time: From the Restoration of King ...

Gilbert Burnet - Great Britain - 1753
...practice by the Church of Rome. The fouth-weft counties of Scotland have feldom corn enough to ferve them round the year : And the northern parts producing more than they need, thofe in the weft come in the fummer to buy at Leith the ftores that come from the north : And from...
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The Enquirer: Or, Literary, Mathematical, and Philosophical ..., Volume 2

William Marrat, Pishey Thompson - 1812
...Hanover. The origin of 'the term is stated by Burnet to ha\e been as follows : — " The southwest parts of Scotland hav'e seldom corn enough to serve them...stores that come from the north ; and from a word vihiggam used in driving their horses, all that drove were called whiggamors, and shorter, the whigs....
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The History of Scotland, Volume 4

George Buchanan - Scotland - 1827
...Hist. p. 46. Unmet calls it the Whiggamores' inroad, and thus gives the derivation of the term : — " The south-west counties of Scotland have seldom corn...the stores that come from the north, and from a word Wiggam, used in driving their horses, all that drove were called Whiggamores — shorter Whiggs." —...
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The History of Scotland, Volume 4

George Buchanan - Scotland - 1827
...Whiggamores' inroad, and thus gives the derivation of the term:—" The south-west counties of Scotland hare seldom corn enough to serve them round the year, and...the stores that come from the north, and from a word Wiggam,used in driving their horses, all that drove were called Whiggamores— shorter Whiggs."—Hist....
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Virginia Literary Museum and Journal of Belles Lettres, Arts, &c, Volume 1

1829
...Burnet in his " own times." " The south west counties of Scotland have seldom corn enough to serve thern round the year; and the northern parts producing more...stores that come from the north ; and from a word wiggam, useiT'in driving <heir horses, aU that drove were called the whiggamors and shorter the whiggs....
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The Unitarian Annual Register, for the Year ...

Unitarian churches - 1845
...other languages. The following table was the result of his labors : — OKIGIN OF THE WORD "WHIG." 'THE southwest counties of Scotland have seldom corn...stores that come from the North ; and from a word, wiggam, used in driving their horses, all that drove were called the Whiggamores, and, shorter, the...
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The Standard Library Cyclopedia of Political, Constitutional, Statistical ...

Political science - 1849
...origin of this word. Bunict, in bis 'History of his Own Time' (i. 43), under the year 1648, say«, •* The southwest counties of Scotland have seldom corn...parts producing more than they need, those in the west came iu the summer to bay at Lcith the «lores that came from the north: and from л word jr.'.iujr,í....
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Bishop Burnet's history of his own time: from the restoration of Charles II ...

Gilbert Burnet - History - 1850 - 949 pages
...opposition to the state, little inferior to what was pretended to and put in practice by the church of Home. The south-west counties of Scotland have seldom corn...stores that come from the north : and from a word, tc/iigffam, used in driving their horses, all that drove were called the ir/tiffgamors, and shorter...
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The Pictorial Field-book of the Revolution ; Or, Illustrations, by ..., Volume 1

Benson John Lossing - United States - 1851
...about that time. Bishop Burnet, in his History of hie own Times, gives the following explanation : " The southwest counties of Scotland have seldom corn...stores that come from the north ; and, from a word, wliiggam, used in driving their horses, all that drove were called whiggamore», and snorter, whiggi....
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The Pictorial Field-book of the Revolution: Or, Illustrations, by ..., Volume 1

Benson John Lossing - United States - 1851
...about that time. Bishop Burnet, in his Hittory of hit men Timei, gives the following explanation : " The southwest counties of Scotland have seldom corn...stores that come from the north ; and, from a word, vsliiggam, used in driving their horses, all that drove were called whiggamorts, and shorter, whiggs....
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