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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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Lectures on the English Comic Writers

William Hazlitt - English literature - 1845 - 222 pages
...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 heav'nward...
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Lectures on the English Comic Writers

William Hazlitt - English literature - 1845 - 222 pages
...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...their 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 heav'nward...
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The Complete Works Of Robert Burns

1845
...glide, He wales* a portion with judicious care ; And " Let us worskip lloń!" he say wilh solemn air. They chant their artless notes in simple guise , They tune their hearts, hy far the nohlest aim : Perhaps Dumlee's t wild warhling measures rise, Or plaintive ţlartyri t worthy...
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The Gem book of poesie, by the author of 'The ancient poets and poetry of ...

Gem book - 1846 - 160 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...plaintive Martyrs, worthy of the name : Or noble Elgin beets the heavenward flame ; The sweetest far of Scotia's holy laws : Compared with these, Italian...
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The Christian Pioneer, Volumes 2-5

Baptists - 1744
...with judicious care ; And " Let us worship God!" he says, with solemn air. They chant their heartless notes in simple guise ; • They tune their hearts,...Dundee's wild warbling measures rise, Or plaintive Martyr's, worthy of the name : Or noble Elgin beets the heavenward flame, The sweetest far of Scotia's...
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Poetry for Home and School ...

Anna Cabot Lowell - 1846
...judicious care ; And " Let us worship God ! " he says, with solemn 1UO THE COTTER S SATURDAY NIGHT. 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 " beats...
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Contributions to the Edinburgh Review by Francis Jeffrey, Volume 2

Lord Francis Jeffrey Jeffrey - 1846
...glide, He wales a portion with judicious care ; And ' Let ns 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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Visitor: Or Monthly Instructor

1847
...With what beauty and truthfulness has Burns drawn the picture in his " Cotter's Saturday Night ! " ' They chant their artless notes in simple guise : They...heavenward flame, — The sweetest far of Scotia's holy lay╗ : Compared with these, Italian trills are tame ; The tickled ears no heart-felt raptures raise,...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 2

Half hours - 1847
...He wales jj ]| 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 beets ITU the heav'nward flame, The sweetest far of Scotia's holy lays : Compared with these, Italian...
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The claims of the gospel on the young

Joel Parker - 1847
...With what beauty and truthfulness has Burns drawn the picture in his " Cotter's Saturday Night!" " They chant their artless notes in simple guise : They...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 trills...
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