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" Unseen, alane. There, in thy scanty mantle clad, Thy snawie bosom sun-ward spread, Thou lifts thy unassuming head In humble guise; But now the share uptears thy bed, And low thou lies! Such is the fate of artless maid, Sweet floweret of the rural shade... "
The Poetical Works of Robert Burns: Collated with the Best Editions - Page 140
by Robert Burns, Thomas Park - 1808
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Poems: Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect

Robert Burns - Scotland - 1786 - 248 pages
...fcanty mantle clad, Thy fnawie bofom fun-ward fpread, Thou lifts thy unafluming head 7 But now thejbare uptears thy bed, And low thou lies ! Such is the fate of artlefs Maid, Sweet^owV^/ of the rural fhade ! By Love's fimplicity betray'd, And guilelefs truft,...
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Gentleman's Magazine and Historical Review, Volume 57, Part 2

Early English newspapers - 1787 - 712 pages
...Thy fiunvy bofom fun-wardTpread, Thou lifts thy unalfuming head, In humble guife ; But now Ihejtarc uptears thy bed, And low thou lies ! " Such is the fate of artk-fs maid, Sweet flow'retof the rural (hade ! By Love's fimplicity betray'd, And guileief? truft,...
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The Lounger: no. 70-101; June 3, 1786-Jan. 6, 1787

English essays - 1788 - 330 pages
...Thy fnowy bofom fun- ward fpread, Thou lifts thy unafluming head, In humble guife ; But now the Jhare uptears thy bed, And low thou lies ! Such is the fate of artlefs maid, Sweet flow'ret of the rural fhade! By Love's fimplicity betray'd, And guilelefs truft,...
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The Lounger, Volume 3

1788 - 338 pages
...Thy fnowy bofom fun- ward fpread, Thou lifts thy u.nafluming head, In humble guife ; But now thejhare uptears thy bed, And low thou lies ! Such* is the fate of artkfs maid, Sweet flow'ret of the rural fhade ! By Love's fnnplicity betray'd, And guilelefs truft,...
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A Select Collection of Poems, from Admired Authors, and Scarce Miscellanies ...

Robert Burns, Hester Lynch Piozzi - English poetry - 1790 - 308 pages
...Thy fnawie bofom fun-ward fpread, Thou lifts thy unaffuming head In humble guife ; But now tli&Jhare uptears thy bed, And low thou lies ! Such is the fate of artlefs Maid, Sweet flow'rft of the rural made i By love's fimplicity betray'd, And guilelefs truft,...
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A Select Collection of Poems, from Admired Authors, and Scarce Miscellanies ...

Robert Burns, Hester Lynch Piozzi - English poetry - 1790 - 308 pages
...Thy fnawie bofom fun-ward fpread, Thou lifts thy unaffuming head In humble guife; But now tli&Jhare uptears thy bed, And low thou lies ! Such is the fate of artlefs Maid, Sweet flow'rft of the rural made i By love's fimplicity betray'd, And guilelefs truft,...
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Poems, Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect: By Robert Burns. In Two Volumes. A ...

Robert Burns - 1798 - 308 pages
...fnawie bofom fun-ward fpread, Thou lifts thy unafiuming head In humble guife ; • But now tin&Jhare uptears thy bed, And low thou lies ! Such is the fate of artlefs Maid, Sweet flow1 ret of the rural made ! By Love's fimplicity betray'd, And guilelefs truft,...
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 13

1809 - 530 pages
...cheerfully diou glinted forth Amid the storm, Scarce rar'd above the parent earth Thy tender form. ' There, in thy scanty mantle clad, Thy snawie bosom...But now the share uptears thy bed, And low thou lies ! ' III. p. 201, 202. There are many touches of the same kind in most of the popular and beautiful...
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The Beauties of English Poetry: Selected from the Most Esteemed ..., Volume 2

Peter Pindar - English poetry - 1804 - 176 pages
...wa's maun shield; But thou, beneath the random bield O' clod or stane, Adorns the histie stibbh-jield, Unseen, alane. There, in thy scanty mantle clad, Thy...unassuming head In humble guise ; But now the share up tears thy bed, And low thou lies ! Such is the fate of artless maid, Sweet flowet of the rural shade...
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The beauties of English poetry, selected from the most esteemed ..., Volume 2

John Wolcot - 1804 - 178 pages
...maun shield ; Bui thou, beneath the random bield O' clod or stane, Adorns the histie stibble-jidd, Unseen, alane. There, in thy scanty mantle clad, Thy...unassuming head In humble guise ; But now .the share up tears thy bed, And low thou lies! Such is .the fate of artless maid, Sweet jluwrct .of the rural...
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