1776 "difference without a distinction"

David Barnhart dbarnhart at HIGHLANDS.COM
Tue Jun 19 16:29:27 UTC 2012

. the northern and southern borders of the Tweed created in their
inhabitants but a mere difference, without a distinction, and that virtue
and good sense were equally common to both.

Thomas Pennant.  A Tour in Scotland.  Vol. 2.  London: Benj. White, 1776,  p

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