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" Poet's tomb is there. But what to them the sculptor's art, His funeral columns, wreaths, and urns... "
The West of Scotland in History: Being Brief Notes Concerning Events, Family ... - Page 262
by Joseph Irving - 1885 - 359 pages
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A Compendium of American Literature: Chronologically Arranged, with ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - American literature - 1865 - 784 pages
...The Switzer's snow, the Arab's sand, Or trod the piled leaves of the West, My own green forest-land. All ask the cottage of his birth, Gaze on the scenes...earth His fields and streams among. They linger by the Boon's low trees, And pastoral Nith, and wooded Ayr, And round thy sepulchres, Dumfries i The Poet's...
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The Poetical Writings of Fitz-Greene Halleck: With Extracts from Those of ...

Fitz-Greene Halleck - American poetry - 1869 - 389 pages
...The Switzer's'snow, the Arab's sand, Or trod the piled leaves of the West, My own green forest-land. All ask the cottage of his birth, Gaze on the scenes...the Doon's low trees, And pastoral Nith, and wooded Ayr, And round thy sepulchres, Dumfries ! The poet's tomb is there. But what to them the sculptor's...
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The Poetical Writings of Fitz-Greene Halleck: With Extracts from Those of ...

Fitz-Greene Halleck - American poetry - 1869 - 389 pages
...The Switzer's snow, the Arab's sand, Or trod the piled leaves of the West, My own green forest-land. All ask the cottage of his birth, Gaze on the scenes he loved and sung, And gather feeltngs not of earth His fields and streams among. They linger by the Doon's low trees, And pastoral...
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Hours at Home, Volume 6

Theology - 1868
...this book) strongly reminds one of Wordsworth, of whom our poet must have had a great admiration: " They linger by the Doon's low trees, And pastoral Nith, and wooded Ayr, Around thy sepulchres, Dumfries! The poet's tomb is there." Of "Marco Boezaris" we need not say...
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Fraser's Magazine, Volume 5

1872
...a genius as real : the scenes of whose birth and death have been familiar since childhood. All nsk the cottage of his birth, Gaze on the scenes he loved...the Doon's low trees. And pastoral Nith, and wooded Ayr ; And round thy sepulchres, Dumfries, The poet's tomb is there ! But they did not mind in the least...
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Fraser's Magazine, Volume 5; Volume 85

James Anthony Froude, John Tulloch - Authors - 1872
...a genius as real : the scenes of whose birth and death have been familiar since childhood. All r.sk the cottage of his birth, Gaze on the scenes he loved and sung, And gather feelings, not of eĦirth, His fields and streams among. They linger by the Boon's low trees, And pastoral Nith, and...
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Landscapes, churches, and moralities, by the author of 'Recreations of a ...

Andrew Kennedy Hutchison Boyd - 1874 - 320 pages
...Shakespeare, but a genius as real : the scenes of whose birth and death have been familiar since childhood. All ask the cottage of his birth, Gaze on the scenes...the Doon's low trees, And pastoral Nith, and wooded Ayr ; And round thy sepulchres, Dumfries, The poet's tomb is there ! But they did not mind in the least...
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From Thomas the Rhymer to Richard Gall

James Grant Wilson - English poetry - 1875
...The Switzer's BUOW. the Arab's Kind, Or trod the piled leaves of the west, My own green forest land. All ask the cottage of his birth, Gaze on the scenes...earth His fields and streams among. They linger by the DOOM'S low trees, And pastoral Nith, and wooded Ayr, Ami round thy sepulchres, Dumfries! The poet's...
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Memorials of St. Michael's: The Old Parish Churchyard of Dumfries

William M'Dowall - Cemeteries - 1876 - 446 pages
...fame fills the world, making his mortal abode a shrine to which pilgrims from every land repair : " All ask the cottage of his birth, Gaze on the scenes...the Doon's low trees. And pastoral Nith, and wooded Ayr, And round thy sepulchres, Dumfries — The Poet's tomb is there." The older portion of the churchyard...
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Scotland, Denmark, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden

English poetry - 1876
...The Switzer's snow, the Arab's sand, Or trod the piled leaves of the west, My own green forest-land; All ask the cottage of his birth, Gaze on the scenes...the Doon's low trees, And pastoral Nith, and wooded Ayr, And round thy sepulehres, Dumfries ! The poet's tomb is there. But what to them the sculptor's...
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