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The poetical works of Robert Burns - Page 142
by Robert Burns - 1814 - 264 pages
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The Complete Poetical Works of Robert Burns: With Explanatory and Glossarial ...

Robert Burns, James Currie - 1847 - 635 pages
...their heels. A winnock-bunkerb in the east, There sat auld Nick, in shape o' beast ; A towzie tyke,c black, grim, and large, To gie them music was his charge ; He screw'd the pipes and gartd them skirl, Till roof an' rafters a' did dirl.' — Coffins stood round like open presses, That...
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Robert Burns: As a Poet, and as a Man

Samuel Tyler - 1848 - 209 pages
...But hornpipes, jigs, strathspeys, an' reels, Put life an' mettle i' their heels : A winnock-bunker i' the east, There sat auld Nick in shape o' beast ;...gart them skirl Till roof and rafters a' did dirl. — Coffins stood round, like open presses ; That shaw'd the dead in their last dresses ; 4* And by...
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Robert Burns: as a poet, and as a man

Samuel Tyler - 1848 - 209 pages
...But hornpipes, jigs, strathspeys, an' reels, Put life an' mettle i' their heels : A winnock-bunker i' the east, There sat auld Nick in shape o' beast ;...them music was his charge ; He screw'd the pipes and gait them skirl Till roof and rafters a' did dirl. — Coffins stood round, like open presses ; That...
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The Works of Robert Burns: Containing His Life

Robert Burns - English poetry - 1849 - 425 pages
...1-itit hornpipes. jigs, Ktrathtpeys and reels, Put life and mettle in their hi-cU A winnock-bunkcr in the east, There sat auld Nick, in shape o' beast...grim, and large, To gie them music was his charge : fie screw'd his pipes and girt them skirl, Till roof and rafters a' did dirl. — Coffins stood round...
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Select Works of the British Poets,: In a Chronological Series from Falconer ...

John Aikin, John Frost - English poetry - 1850 - 732 pages
...France, But hornpipes, jigs, strathspeys, and reels, Put life and mettle in their heels. A winnock-bunker in the east, There sat auld Nick, in shape o' beast;...them music was his charge: He screw'd the pipes, and g;xrt them skirl, Till roof and rafters a' did dirl.— Coffins stood round like open presses, Tint...
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The Comedies, Histories, Tragedies, and Poems of William Shakspere, Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1851
...shape o' beast ; A lowzie tyke, blaek, grim, and large. To gie them musie was his eharge : He serew'd the pipes, and gart them skirl, Till roof and rafters a' did dirt" COSTUME. THE rudely-sculptured monuments and crosses which time has spared upon the hills and...
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Hausschatz englischer Poesie: Auswahl aus den Werken der bedeutendsten ...

Oskar Ludweg Beruhard Wolff - English poetry - 1852 - 399 pages
...But hornpipes, jigs, strathspeys , and reels, Put life and mettle in their heels. A winnock-bunker in the east, There sat auld Nick, in shape o' beast;...gart them skirl, Till roof and rafters a' did dirl. — Coffins stood round like open presses, That shaw'd the dead in their last dresses ; And by some...
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The Works of the British Poets, Selected and Chronologically Arranged ...

English poetry - 1852
...France, But hornpipes, jigs, strathspeys, and reels, Put life and mettle in their heels. A winnock-bunker towzic tyke, black, grim, and large, To gie them music was his charge : He screw'd the pipes, and gart...
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The Language of Flowers: The Floral Offering: a Token of Affection and ...

Henrietta Dumont - Flower language - 1852 - 300 pages
...France, But hornpipes, jigs, strathspeys, and reels, Put life an mettle in their heels. A winnock bunker in the east, There sat auld Nick, in shape o' beast ; A towzio tyke, black, grim, and large, To gie them music was his charge : He screw'd the pipes and gart...
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The Poetical Works of Robert Burns: Including Several Pieces Not Inserted in ...

Robert Burns - 1854 - 524 pages
...France, But hornpipes, jigs, strathspeys, and reels, Put life and mettle in their heels, A winnock-bunker in the east, There sat auld Nick, in shape o' beast;...large, To gie them music was his charge : He screw'd his pipes, and gart them skirl Till roof and rafters a' did dirl. Coffins stood round like open presses,...
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