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" They chant their artless notes in simple guise; They tune their hearts, by far the noblest aim : Perhaps ' Dundee's ' wild warbling measures rise, Or plaintive *• Martyrs... "
The Genius and Character of Burns - Page 34
by John Wilson - 1845 - 222 pages
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Select poetry; chiefly on subjects connected with religion

Select poetry - English poetry - 1825 - 160 pages
...wales a portion with judicious care ; And " Let us worship God !" he says with solemn air. They chaunt their artless notes in simple guise ; They tune their...Dundee's wild warbling measures rise, Or plaintive Martyr'?, worthy of the name; Or noble Elgin's beats the heaven-ward flame, The sweetest far of Scotia's...
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The Christian guardian (and Church of England magazine).

1825
...says with solemn air. They chaunt their artless notes in simple guise; They tune their hearts, byfar the noblest aim: Perhaps Dundee's wild warbling measures rise, Or plaintive Martyrs, worthy of the name; * We except from our commendation p. 33, of which Mr. Scott used to say thatit describes a very low...
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The Poetical Works of Robert Burns: Including Several Pieces Not Inserted in ...

Robert Burns - Scotland - 1826
...He wales a portion with judicious care ; And " Ift us worship God!" he says with solemn air. XIII. V They chant their artless notes in simple guise ; They...Dundee's wild warbling measures rise, Or plaintive Mortyrg, worthy of the name : Or noble Elgin beets the heav'nward flame, The sweetest far of Scotia's...
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The Beauties of Burns: Consisting of Selections from His Poems and Letters

Robert Burns, Alfred Howard - Poetry - 1826 - 212 pages
...glide, He wales a portion with judicious care; [air. And " Let us worship God !" he says, with solemn They chant their artless notes in simple guise; They...aim: Perhaps Dundee's wild warbling measures rise, The sweetest far of Scotia's holy lays: Compared with these, Italian thrills are tame; The tickled...
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New elegant extracts; a selection from the most eminent British ..., Volume 1

New elegant extracts - 1827
...judicious care ; And'Letusworship God !' he says, with solemn air. They chant their artless notes hi simple guise ; They tune their hearts, by far the...plaintive Martyrs', worthy of the name : Or noble Elgin beets the heavenward flame, The sweetest far of Scotia's holy lays : Compared with these, Italian thrills...
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Specimens of sacred and serious poetry, from Chaucer to the present day ...

John Johnstone - 1827
...And ' Let us worship GOD !' he says, with solemn air. They chant their artless notes in simple guist. They tune their hearts, by far the noblest aim. Perhaps Dundee's wild warbling measures rist. Or plaintive Martyrs, worthy of the name: Or noble Elgin beets the heav'n-ward flame, The sweetest...
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Studies in Poetry: Embracing Notices of the Lives and Writings of the Best ...

George Barrell Cheever - American poetry - 1830 - 480 pages
...a portion with judicious care ; And " Let us worship God ! " he says, with solemn air. They chaunt their artless notes in simple guise ; They tune their...plaintive Martyrs, worthy of the name; Or noble Elgin beets the heav n-ward flame, The sweetest far of Scotia's holy lays. Compar'd with these, Italian trills...
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The Works of Robert Burns; with an Account of His Life, and a Criticism on ...

Robert Burns - Scotland - 1831 - 438 pages
...with judicious care ; And "Lei iw vnrtliip God ! ' he Bays, with solemn air. xin. They chant then- artless notes in simple guise; They tune their hearts,...plaintive Martyrs, worthy of the name : Or noble Elgin beets the heav'nward Same, The sweetest far of Scotia's holy lays : Compar'd with these, Italian trills...
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Jones's Cabinet Edition of British Poets, Volume 2

1831
...wales a portion with judicious care ; And " f.elt'.-'; worship tiod !" he says, with solemn air. XIII. They chant their artless notes in simple guise; They..., Perhaps Dundee's wild warbling measures rise, Or piaintive Martyr*, worthy of the name: Or noble Elgin beets the heav'nward flame, The sweetest far...
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Sacred Poetry: Consisting of Selections from the Works of the Most Admired ...

Henry Stebbing - Religious poetry, English - 1832 - 402 pages
...glide, He wales a portion with judicious care ; And ' Let us worship God!' he says with solemn air They chant their artless notes in simple guise ; They...Compared with these, Italian trills are tame : The tickled ears no heart-felt raptures raise ; No unison have they with our Creator's praise. The priest-like...
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