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" But bring a Scotsman frae his hill, Clap in his cheek a Highland gill, Say, such is royal George's will, An there's the foe! "
Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine - Page 94
1905
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The Literary History of England in the End of the Eighteenth and ..., Volume 1

Mrs. Oliphant (Margaret) - 1895
...consecrates, alas ! to Scotch Drink, the most fatal of all the ills of Scotland — " But bring a Scotsman frae his hill, Clap in his cheek a Highland gill,...there's the foe, He has nae thought but how to kill Tvva at a blow. " Nae cauld, faint-hearted doubtings tease him ; Death comes, wi' fearless eyes he...
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The Poetical Works of Robert Burns: With Notes, Glossary, Index of First ...

Robert Burns - 1896 - 635 pages
...rin, 160 Till skelp ! a shot — they 're aff, a' throu'ther, To save their skin. But bring a Scotsman frae his hill, Clap in his cheek a Highland gill, Say ' Such is royal George's will, An' there 's the foe ! ' He has nae thought but how to kill Twa at a blow. Nae cauld faint-hearted doubtings...
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The Poetry of Robert Burns, Volume 1

Robert Burns - 1896
...shot — they 're aff, a' throw'ther, To save their skin. Put in his mouth XXIX But bring n Scotsman frae his hill, Clap in his cheek a Highland gill, Say, such is royal George's will, An' there 's the foe ! He has nae thought but how to kill Twa at a blow. Nae cauld, faint-hearted doubtings...
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The Life and Works of Robert Burns, Volume 1

Robert Burns - 1896
...rin, Till skelp-a shot— they 're aff, a' throw'ther, To save their skin. But bring a Scotsman free his hill, Clap in his cheek a Highland gill, Say, such is royal George's will, An' there 's the foe ! He has nae thought but how to kill no Twa at a blow. Nae cauld, faint-hearted doubtings...
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The Poetry of Robert Burns, Volume 1

Robert Burns - 1896 - 348 pages
...shot — they 're aff, a' throw'ther, To save their skin. XXIX But bring a Scotsman frae his hill, hb Clap in his cheek a Highland gill, Say, such is royal George's will, An' there 's the foe ! He has nae thought but how to kill Twa at a blow. Nae cauld, faint-hearted doublings...
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Annals of Philadelphia and Pennsylvania in the Olden Time: Being a ..., Volume 3

John Fanning Watson - 1899
...sign was the portrait of Burns, with the following lines, also from his own song: " Tak' a Scotsman frae his hill, Clap in his cheek a Highland gill, Say such is Royal George's will, And there's the foe : He has nae thought but how to kill Twa at a blow." The Royal Standard Tavern,...
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Annual Burns Chronicle and Club Directory, Issues 9-12

1900
...victorious. " " Wha last beside his chair shall fa', He is the king amang us three. " And again — " Bring a Scotchman frae his hill, Clap in his cheek...foe ; He has nae thought but how to kill Twa at a blow.'1 Mr. President, if these be laults in the works of Burns, they are past washing out. Like the...
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Early Critical Reviews on Robert Burns

Henry Mackenzie - 1900 - 8 pages
...the Scotsman is humorous — But bring a Scotsman frae his hill, Clap in his cheek a Highland gill,t Say, such is royal George's will, An' there's the...He has nae thought but how to kill Twa at a blow. Here the notion of danger rouses the imagination of the poet. He goes on thus — Nae cauld, faint-hearted...
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Early Critical Reviews on Robert Burns

Henry Mackenzie - 1900 - 8 pages
...ring, man, On's back lying flat, he wav'd his hat, And cried, Ood save the King, man. — Skirving. But bring a Scotchman frae his hill, Clap in his cheek...a Highland gill, Say, such is Royal George's will, And there's the foe; He has nae thought but how to kill Twa at a blow. Nae canld faint-hearted doubtings...
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The Complete Poetical Works of Robert Burns: With Biographical Introduction ...

Robert Burns, Nathan Haskell Dole - 1900 - 442 pages
...Till skelp — a shot — they're aff, a' throw'ther, To save their skin. XXIX. But bring a Scotsman frae his hill, Clap in his cheek a Highland gill, Say, such is royal George's will, An' there 's the foe ! He has nae thought but how to kill Twa at a blow. Nae cauld, faint-hearted doubtings...
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