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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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The Satires of Dryden...

John Dryden - Poetry - 1905 - 137 pages
...corrupt and sour whey. ' But Burnet's explanation, now generally received as the correct one, is this : " The south-west counties of Scotland have seldom corn...stores that come from the north : and from a word whiyijam used in driving their horses all that drove were called the Whiggamors, and shorter the Whifls."...
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The Satires of Dryden

John Dryden - 1905 - 137 pages
...corrupt and sour whey. ' But Burnet's explanation, now generally received as the correct one, is this: "The south-west counties of Scotland have seldom corn...round the year, and the northern parts producing more thiui they need those in the west come in the summer to buy at Leith the stores that come from the...
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An Abridgment of Bishop Burnet's History of His Own Times

Gilbert Burnet, Thomas Stackhouse - Great Britain - 1906 - 409 pages
...they could, by solemn denunciations of the wrath and curse of God on all that were concerned in it. The south-west counties of Scotland have seldom corn enough to serve them the year round, and therefore they come to Leith in summer to buy ; and from the word w/uggam, used...
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An Abridgment of Bishop Burnet's History of His Own Times

Gilbert Burnet, Thomas Stackhouse - Great Britain - 1906 - 409 pages
...they could, by solemn denunciations of the wrath and curse of God on all that were concerned in it. The south-west counties of Scotland have seldom corn enough, to serve them the year round, and therefore they come to Leith in summer to buy ; and from the word whiggam, used...
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The Americana: A Universal Reference Library, Comprising the Arts ..., Volume 22

Frederick Converse Beach, George Edwin Rines - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1912
...enthusiasts "whigamores,* and Burnet, who was then five years old, offers the following explanation : "The southwest counties of Scotland have seldom corn enough to serve them throughout the year, and the northern parts producing more than they need, those in the west come in...
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The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge, Volume 2

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1920
...enthusiasts "whigamores," and Burnet, who was then five years old, offers the following explanation: "The southwest counties of Scotland have seldom corn enough to serve them throughout the year, and the northern parts producing more than they need, those in the west come in...
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THE ENCYCLOPEDIA AMERICANA

1920
...southwest counties of Scotland have seldom corn enough to serve them throughout the year, and the northem parts producing more than they need, those in the...driving their horses, all that drove were called the whigainores, and shorter, the whiggs. After the news came of Duke Hamilton's defeat (in 1648), the...
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The Satires of Dryden: Absalom and Achitophel, The Medal, Mac Flecknoe ...

John Dryden - 1923 - 137 pages
...corrupt and sour whey.'1 But Burnet's explanation, now generally received as the correct one, is this : " The south-west counties of Scotland have seldom corn...stores that come from the north : and from a word u-higijam used in driving their horses all that drove we.'e called the \Vhiggamors, and shorter the...
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