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" All striped wi' the bars of the rainbow's rim ; And lovely beings round were rife, Who erst had travelled mortal life ; And aye they smiled, and 'gan to... "
The queen's wake, a legendary poem - Page 177
by James Hogg - 1819
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The Queen's Wake: A Legendary Poem. ...

James Hogg - Scottish poetry - 1818 - 226 pages
...A still, an everlasting dream. In yon green wood there is a waik, And in that waik there is a wene, And in that wene there is a maike, That neither has...asleep. She kend nae mair, nor opened her ee, Till waked hy ihe hymns of a far countrye. She 'wakened on couch of the silk sae slim, All striped wi' the bars...
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The cabinet; or The selected beauties of literature [ed. by J. Aitken].

Cabinet - 1824
...you green-wood he walks his lane. In that green wene Kilmeny lay, Her bosom happed wi' the flowerets gay : But the air was soft and the silence deep, And...'wakened on couch of the silk sae slim, All striped with the bars of the rainbow's rim ; And lovely beings round were rife, Who erst had travelled mortal...
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The Poetical Melange, Volume 1

English poetry - 1828
...yon green-wood he walks his lane. In that green wene Kilmeny lay, Her bosom happed wi' the flowerets gay ; But the air was soft and the silence deep, And...waked by the hymns of a far countrye. She 'wakened on a couch of the silk sae slim, All striped wi' the bars of the rainbow's rim ; And lovely beings round...
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The Poetical Works of the Ettrick Shepherd: With an Autobiography ..., Volume 4

James Hogg - 1838
...yon green-wood he walks his lane. In that green wene Kilmeny lay, Her bosom happed wi' the flowerets gay ; But the air was soft and the silence deep, And...waked by the hymns of a far countrye. She 'wakened on a couch of the silk sae slim, All striped wi' the bars of the rainbow's rim ; And lovely beings round...
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The Poetical Works of the Ettrick Shepherd: Including the Queen's ..., Volume 1

James Hogg - Scottish poetry - 1840
...yon green-wood he walks his lane. In that green wene Kilmeny lay, Her bosom happed wi' the flowerets gay ; But the air was soft and the silence deep, And...waked by the hymns of a far countrye. She 'wakened on a couch of the silk sac slim, All striped wi' the bars of the rainbow's rim ; And lovely beings round...
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Chambers's Miscellany of Useful and Entertaining Tracts

William Chambers, Robert Chambers - Art - 1846
...yon greenwood he walks his lane ! In that green wene Kilmeny lay, Her bosom happed wi' the flow'rets gay ; But the air was soft, and the silence deep,...nor opened her ee, Till waked by the hymns of a far country. She waked on a couch of the silk sae slim, All striped with the bars of the rainbow's rim...
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The Genius of Scotland: Or Sketches of Scottish Scenery, Literature and Religion

Robert Turnbull - Scotland - 1847 - 379 pages
...greenwood he walks his lane ! In that grene wene Kilmeny lay Her bosom happed wi' the flowrets gay ; And the air was soft, and the silence deep, And bonny Kilmeny fell sound asleep ; She kenn'd nae mair, nor opened her ee, Till waked by the hymns of a far countrye, * Ornament, t Snood...
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Noctes AmbrosianŠ, Volume 4

John Wilson, James Hogg - Blackwood's Edinburgh magazine - 1866
...yon greenwood he walks his lane I In that green wene Kilmeny lay, Her bosom happed wi' the flow'rets gay ; But the air was soft, and the silence deep,...nor opened her ee, Till waked by the hymns of a far country. She has awakened in fairy-land, to which, at the age of twenty, (and here Hogg has deviated...
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The Poets of the Nineteenth Century, Volume 1808

Robert Aris Willmott - American poetry - 1857 - 397 pages
...is a maike, That neither has flesh, blood, nor baue ; And down in yon green-wood ho walks his lane. But the air was soft, and the silence deep, And bonny...Kilmeny fell sound asleep ; She kend nae mair, nor open'd her e'e, Till waked by the hymns of a far countrye. She 'waken'd on a couch of the silk sae...
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The Poets of the Nineteenth Century, Volume 1808

Robert Aris Willmott - American poetry - 1857 - 398 pages
...yon green-wood ho walks his lauc. In that green wene Kilmeny lay, Her bosom happ'd wi' the flowerets gay ; But the air was soft, and the silence deep, And bonny Kilmeny fell sound asleep ; She kcnd uac mair, nor open'd her e'e, Till waked by the hymns of a far countrye. She 'waken'd on a couch...
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