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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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The Children's Magazine and Missionary Repository, Volume 19

Children's literature - 1856
...glide, He wales a portion wi' judicious care, And ' Let us worship God,' he says, with solemn air. They chant their artless notes in simple guise, They...hearts, by far the noblest aim ; Perhaps Dundee's wild-warbling measures rise, Or plaintive Martyrs, worthy of the name, Or noble Elgin beets the heaven-ward...
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Perennial Flowers

Children's poetry - 1843 - 172 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...plaintive Martyrs, worthy of the name ; Or noble Elgin bears the heavenward flame, The sweetest far of Scotia's holy lays : Compared with these, Italian trills...
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Readings in poetry: a selection from the best English poets, from Spenser to ...

Readings - English poetry - 1843 - 448 pages
...wales 66 a portion with judicious care; And " Let us worship God," he says, wi' solemn air. They chaunt their artless notes in simple guise, They tune their...aim; Perhaps Dundee's wild warbling measures rise, 47 ruth, mercy, kind feeling. 43 halesome, wholesome. 49 parriteh, oatmeal-pudding. 50 soupe, sauce,...
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THE REVIVALIST: AND ANGLO-AMERICAN MAGAZINE, FOR 1844

T. WARD AMD CO. - 1844
...you might witness all that is pure and sublime in the scene contemplated by the Scottish bard : — They chant their artless notes in simple guise : They...plaintive Martyrs, worthy of the name : Or noble Elgin bears the heavenward flame, The sweetest far of Scotia's holy lays ; Compared with these Italian trills...
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The Complete Poetical Works of Robert Burns: With Explanatory and Glossarial ...

Robert Burns, James Currie - 1844 - 635 pages
...glide. He wales" a portion with judicious care ; And ' Let vs worship God /' he says with solemn air. They chant their artless notes in simple guise ; They...warbling measures rise, Or plaintive Martyrs, worthy o' the name : z Sorrow. a Wholesome porridge. 6 Cow. c Ueyona. d A parUUan-wall in a cottage, or a...
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The American Class-reader: Containing a Series of Lessons in Reading; with ...

George Willson - American literature - 1844 - 288 pages
...Dundee's wild warbling measures rise, Or plaintive Martyrs, worthy of the name, Or noble Elgin beets|| the heavenward flame, The sweetest far of Scotia's...Compared with these, Italian trills are tame ; The tickled ears no heartfelt raptures raise ; No unison have they with our Creator's praise. 3 The priest-like...
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Contributions to the Edinburgh Review, Volume 2

Lord Francis Jeffrey Jeffrey - English essays - 1844
...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 tune their hearts, by far the noblest aim," &c. " Then homeward all take off their sev'ral way ; The youngling cottagers retire to rest : The parent...
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Studies in English poetry [an anthology] with biogr. sketches and notes by J ...

Joseph Payne - 1845
...glide, He wales7 a portion with judicious care ; And " Let us worship God !" he says, with solemn air. They chant their artless notes in simple guise ; They..." Martyrs," worthy of the name ; Or noble " Elgin" beets8 the heaven-ward flame, The sweetest far of Scotia's holy lays : Compared with these, Italian...
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History of Wyoming: In a Series of Letters, from Charles Miner, to His Son ...

Charles Miner - Sullivan's Indian Campaign, 1779 - 1845 - 592 pages
...the Most High for grace in spiritual matters, and his protection in their secular concerns; while " They chant their artless notes in simple guise ; They...rise, Or plaintive .Martyrs, worthy of the name." Such was the picture presented by Wyoming at the commencement of 1775. At the Spring election, John...
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History of Wyoming: In a Series of Letters, from Charles Miner, to His Son ...

Charles Miner - Sullivan's Indian Campaign, 1779 - 1845 - 592 pages
...Most High for grace in spiritual matters, and his protection in their secular concerns; while " Tliev chant their artless notes in simple guise ; They tune...: Perhaps Dundee's wild warbling measures rise, Or [ilaintive Martyrs, worthy of the nami'." Such was the picture presented by Wyoming at the commencement...
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