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" Wi' mair o' horrible and awfu', Which ev"n to name wad be unlawfu'. As Tammie glowr'd, amaz'd, and curious, The mirth and fun grew fast and furious : The piper loud and louder blew ; The dancers quick and quicker flew ; They reel'd, they set, they cross'd,... "
Robert Burns: A Memoir - Page 56
by James White - 1859 - 100 pages
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The Works of the British Poets: With Lives of the Authors, Volume 38

Ezekiel Sanford, Robert Walsh - English poetry - 1822
...yet stack to the heft ; Wi' mair o' horrible and awfu', Which e'en to name wad be unlawfu'. As Tamnde glowr'd, amaz'd, and curious. The mirth and fun grew...quicker flew ; They reel'd, they set, they cross'd, they cleekiu Till ilka carlin swat and reekit, And coost her duddies to the wark, An linket at it in her...
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New Elegant Extracts: A Unique Selection ... from the Most Eminent Prose and ...

Richard Alfred Davenport - English literature - 1824
...heft ; Wi' mair o' horrible and awfu', Which even tę name wad be unlawfu'. As Tammie glowr'd, amazed, and curious, The mirth and fun grew fast and furious...and reekit, And coost her duddies to the wark, And linket at it in her sark ! Now Tam, O Tam ! had they been queans A' plump and strapping, in their teens...
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Poems, chiefly in the Scottish dialect

Robert Burns - 1824
...horrible an' awfu', Which ev'n to name wad be unlawfu'. As Tammie glqwr'd, amaz'd, and curionS, '' The mirth and fun grew fast and furious : • The...quicker flew ; They reel'd, they set, they cross'd, they cleekh; Till ilka carlin swat and reekit, And coost her duddies to the wark, And linket at it in her...
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The British anthology; or, Poetical library, Volumes 7-8

British anthology - 1825
...heft ; Wi' mair o' horrible and awfu', Which ev'n to name wad be unlawfu'. As Tammie glowr'd, amazed and curious, The mirth and fun grew fast and furious...and reekit, And coost her duddies to the wark , And linket at it in her sark \ Now Tam, O Tam ! had they been queans, A' plump and strapping, in their...
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The Laughing Philosopher: Being the Entire Works of Momus, Jester of Olympus ...

English wit and humor - 1825 - 767 pages
...son o' life bereft. The gray hairs yet stack to the heft ; Wi' mair o' horrible and awfu', Which even to name wad be unlawfu". As Tammie glowr'd, amaz'd, and curious, The mirth and fun grew fast and fuiious : The piper loud and louder blew ; The dancers quick and quicker flew ; They reel'd, they bet,...
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Goslington Shadow: A Romance of the Nineteenth Century, Volume 2

Mungo Coultershoggle - 1825
...shedding tears of joy, and the party returned into Lanarkshire. 69 CHAPTER V. i • THE QUARTER FAIR. The piper loud and louder blew, • The dancers quick and quicker flew ; They reel't, they set, they cross't, they cleeket, Till ilka carline swat and reeket, And loost her diiddies...
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The Beauties of Burns: Consisting of Selections from His Poems and Letters

Robert Burns, Alfred Howard - Poetry - 1826 - 212 pages
...heft; Wi' mair o' horrible and awfu', Which even to name wad be unlawfu'. As Tammie glowr'd, amazed, and curious, The mirth and fun grew fast and furious:...and reekit, And coost her duddies to the wark, And linket at it in her sark ! Now Tam, O Tam ! had they been queans A' plump and strapping, in their teens;...
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John O' Arnha': to which is Added The Murderit Mynstrell, and Other Poems

George Beattie - 1826 - 99 pages
...reels. Put life and mettle in their heels," &c. " As Tarnmie glowr'd, atnaz'd and curious, The mirth an fun grew fast and furious: The piper loud and louder blew; The dancers quick and quicker flew ; They reel'rt, they set, they cross'd, they clcekit, Till ilka carlin swat and reekit," &c. Have we any thing...
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The Poetical Works of Robert Burns: Including Several Pieces Not Inserted in ...

Robert Burns - 1826
...and awfiT, Which ev'n to name wad be nnlawfn'. As Tammie glowr'd, amaz'd, and curious, Die mi< ili and fun grew fast and furious: The piper loud and louder blew ; Die dancers auick and quicker flew ; They recl'd, they set, they cross'd,they cleekit, Till ilka...
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Tam O'Shanter and Souter Johnny, a Poem

Robert Burns - 1830 - 16 pages
...son o' life bereft, The gray hairs yet stack to the heft ; Wi' mair o' horrible and awfu', Which ev'n to name wad be unlawfu'. As Tammie glowr'd, amaz'd,...and reekit, And coost her duddies to the wark, And linket at it in her sark ! Now Tarn, O Tarn ! had they been queans A' plump and strapping, in their...
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