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" WHEN Ruth was left half desolate, Her Father took another Mate ; And Ruth, not seven years old, A slighted child, at her own will Went wandering over dale and hill, In thoughtless freedom, bold. And she had made a pipe of straw, And music from that pipe... "
Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine - Page 259
1819
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The Complete Poetical Works of William Wordsworth

William Wordsworth - 1854 - 727 pages
...immortal bloom ! RUTH. \VHFN Ruth was left half desolate, Her Father took another Mate ; And Rath, not seven years old, A slighted Child, at her own...of straw, And from that oaten Pipe could draw All aounds of winds and floods ; Had built a bower upon the green, As if she from her birth had been An...
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The Poetical Works of William Wordsworth

1856
...something of an angel light RUTH. WHEN Ruth was left half desolate. Her Father took another Mate; And Ruth, not seven years old, A slighted Child, at her own...she from her birth had been An infant of the woods. There came a Youth from Georgia's shore, A military Casque he wore, With splendid feathers drest; He...
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The Earlier Poems of William Wordsworth: Corrected as in the Latest Editions ...

William Wordsworth - English poetry - 1857 - 435 pages
...made me poor. 1806. RUTH.* WHEN Rnth was left half desolate, Her Father took another Mate ; And Ruth, not seven years old, A slighted child, at her own...freedom, bold. And she had made a pipe of straw, And music from that pipe could draw Like sounds of winds and floods ; Had built a bower upon the green,...
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Encyclopędia metropolitana; or, System of universal knowledge, Volume 38

Encyclopaedia - 1858
...sibila primiim Agrestes docuere cavas inflare cicutas. l So WORDSWORTH'S Ruth, in her childhood — - had made a pipe of straw, And from that oaten pipe could draw All sounds of winds and floods. 2 Among early onomatopoeias of this class is the Greek word iriTri^eiv, of which HESYCHIUS says, "...
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The Poetical Works of William Wordsworth ...

William Wordsworth - English poetry - 1858 - 496 pages
...hath made me pool. RUTH. WHEN Ruth was left half-desolate, Her father took another mate ; And Ruth, not seven years old, A slighted child, at her own will Went wand'ring over dale and hill. In thoughtless freedom bold. And she had made a pipe of straw, And from...
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the poetical works of william wordsworth

WILLIAM WORDSWOTH - 1858
...and at the very door KUTH. WHEN Ruth was left half-desolato, Her father took another mate ; And Ruth, not seven years old, A slighted child, at her own will Went wand'ring over dale and hill, In thoughtless freedom bold. And she had made a pipe of straw, And from...
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The Golden Treasury of the Best Songs and Lyrical Poems in the English ...

Francis Turner Palgrave - English poetry - 1861 - 332 pages
...THE INFLUENCES OF NATURE When Ruth was left half desolate Her father took another mate ; And Ruth, not seven years old, A slighted child, at her own...freedom bold. And she had made a pipe of straw, And music from that pipe could draw Like sounds of winds and floods ; Had built a bower upon the green,...
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A Selection from the Works of William Wordsworth, Poet Laureate

William Wordsworth - 1865 - 279 pages
...name he bore. 1807 cm RUTH WHEN Ruth was left half desolate, Her Father took another Mate ; And Ruth, not seven years old, A slighted child, at her own...freedom, bold. And she had made a pipe of straw, And music from that pipe could draw Like sounds of winds and floods ; Had built a bower upon the green,...
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The British Poets, Volume 2

1865
...society ! 1807. XXI. RUTH. WHEN Ruth was left half desolate, Her Father took another Mate ; And Ruth, not seven years old, A slighted child, at her own...freedom, bold. And she had made a pipe of straw, And music from that pipe could draw Like sounds of winds and floods ; Had built a bower upon the green,...
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A Selection from the Works of William Wordsworth

William Wordsworth - English poetry - 1865 - 279 pages
...Her Father took another Mate ; And Ruth, not seven years old, A slighted child, at her own willWent wandering over dale and hill, In thoughtless freedom, bold. And she had made a pipe of straw, And music from that pipe could draw Like sounds of winds and floods ; Had built a bower upon the green,...
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