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" By this we taste the spices of Arabia, yet never feel the scorching sun which brings them forth ; we shine in silks which our hands have never wrought ; we drink of vineyards which we never planted. "
The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal - Page 392
1926
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The Emerging World Economy

Harry Stark - Economic geography - 1963 - 446 pages
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ICC Practitioners' Journal, Volume 7

Carriers - 1939
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Against the Tide: An Intellectual History of Free Trade

Douglas A. Irwin - Business & Economics - 1998 - 265 pages
...wants at home might be supplied by our navigation into other countries, the least and easiest labor. By this we taste the spices of Arabia, yet never feel...brings them forth; we shine in silks which our hands never wrought; we drink of vineyards which we never planted; the treasures of those mines are ours,...
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The Library of Congress: The Art and Architecture of the Thomas Jefferson ...

John Y. Cole, John Young Cole, Henry Hope Reed, Herbert Small - Architecture - 1997 - 320 pages
...justly, and to love mercy, and to walk humbly with thy God? — Micah 6:8 Above the figure of Commerce: We taste the spices of Arabia yet never feel the scorching sun which brings them forth. —Dudley North Above the figure of History: One God, one law, one element, And one far-off divine...
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The Words We Live by: The Creeds, Mottoes, and Pledges that Have Shaped America

Brian Burrell - Reference - 1997 - 369 pages
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Contemporary India: G.R. Bhatkal Memorial Lectures, 1975-1995

Ganesh Ramrao Bhatkal - India - 1998 - 246 pages
...Trade, Mun writes: Why are we surrounded with the sea? Surely that our wants at home might be supplied by our navigation into other countries, the least...brings them forth; we shine in silks which our hands never wrought, we drink of vineyards which we never planted, the treasures of those mines are ours...
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Adam Smith: Critical Responses, Volume 3

Hiroshi Mizuta - Economics - 2000 - 784 pages
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Food Nations: Selling Taste in Consumer Societies

Warren James Belasco, Philip Scranton - Social Science - 2002 - 288 pages
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Food Nations: Selling Taste in Consumer Societies

Warren James Belasco, Philip Scranton, Emeritus Board of Governors Professor Philip Scranton - Social Science - 2002 - 288 pages
...foodstuffs to the British dining room and whose annual report in 1701 observed. "We taste the BtlaAco spices of Arabia yet never feel the scorching sun which brings them forth."2 In other words, this food company was rather proud that, thanks to its noble service in distant...
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Liberating Faith: Religious Voices for Justice, Peace, and Ecological Wisdom

Roger S. Gottlieb - Religion - 2003 - 692 pages
...the lives of two of America's most important religious social activists. "HOW DO THEY KEEP GOING?" We taste the spices of Arabia, yet never feel the scorching sun which brings them forth. — Sir Dudley North Toward the end of Lent, on a spring day under a faltering sun, Daniel Berrigan...
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