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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 260
by Joseph Irving - 1885 - 359 pages
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Memorials of St. Michael's: The Old Parish Churchyard of Dumfries

William M'Dowall - Cemeteries - 1876 - 446 pages
...whose 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...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 — The Poet's...
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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...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 ! The poet's...
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The Poets and Poetry of Scotland, from the Earliest to the Present Time ...

James Grant Wilson - English poetry - 1876
...west, My own green forest land. All ask the cottage of hii birth, Oaze on the scenes he loved arid sung, And gather feelings not of earth His fields...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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Poems of Places Oceana 1 V.; England 4; Scotland 3 V: Iceland ..., Volume 6

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1876
...The Switzer's snow, the Arab's sand, Or trod the piled leaves of the west, My own grcen forest-land; All ask the cottage of his birth, Gaze on the scenes he loved and snng, And gnther feelings not of earth His fields and streams among. They linger by the Boon's low...
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Rambles Through the Land of Burns

Archibald R. Adamson - 1879 - 274 pages
...squabble." Upon leaving the Tam o' Shanter inn I gleefully sped on to the birthplace of Burns, to " Gaze on the scenes he loved and sung, And gather feelings not of earth, His fields and streams among." What a din there is at the top of the High Street of Ayr on a fine day ! Every conceivable vehicle,...
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Masterpieces of English Literature: Being Typical Selections of British and ...

William Swinton - American literature - 1880 - 638 pages
...Switzer's snow, the Arab's sand, Or trod the piled leaves of the West, My own green forest land. 21. All ask the cottage of his birth, Gaze on the scenes...feelings not of earth His fields and streams among. 22. They linger by the Boon's low trees, And pastoral Nith, and wooded Ayr, And round thy sepulchres,...
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The Fireside Encyclopaedia of Poetry: Comprising the Best Poems of the Most ...

Henry Troth Coates - American poetry - 1881 - 1002 pages
...The Switzer's snow, the Arab's sand, Or trod the piled leaves of the West, My own green forest-land. les, The scampering of their steeds. 'Tis life to guide Ayr, And round thy sepulchres, Dumfries I The Poet's tomb is there. But what to them the sculptor's...
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Harper's Cyclopędia of British and American Poetry

Epes Sargent - American poetry - 1881 - 958 pages
...trod the piled leaves of the West, My own green forest-laud. All ask the cottage of his birth, Gaze ou Boon's low trees, Aud pastoral Nith, and wooded Ayr, And round thy sepulchres, Dumfries ! The Poet's...
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Harper's Cyclopaedia of British and American Poetry

Epes Sargent - American poetry - 1882 - 958 pages
...trod tho piled leaves of tho West, My own green forest-land. All ask the cottage of his birth, Gazo ; =6= / Ayr, And round thy sepulchres, Dumfries ! Tho Poet's tomb is there. But what to them tho sculptor's...
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The Cambridge Book of Poetry and Song

Charlotte Fiske Bates - American poetry - 1882 - 882 pages
...cottage of his birth. Gaze on the scenes he loved and sung, And gather feelings not of earth His Held and streams among. They linger by the Doon's low trees, And pastoral Nith, and wooded Ayr, And round thy sepulchres, Dumfries! The Poet's tomb is there. Rut what to them the sculptor's...
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