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COMPLETE

POETICAL WORKS

OF

ROBERT BURNS.

PIECES PUBLISHED POSTHUMOUSLY.

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KILMARNOCK EDITION,

IN TWO VOLUMES, REVISED AND EXTENDED.

THE

COMPLETE POETICAL WORKS

OF

ROBERT BURNS,

ARRANGED IN THE ORDER OF THEIR EARLIEST PUBLICATION.

VOLUME SECOND,

PIECES PUBLISHED POSTHUMOUSLY;

WITH NEW ANNOTATIONS, BIOGRAPHICAL NOTICES, &c.,

EDITED BY WILLIAM SCOTT DOUGLAS.

"O DEEM not, midst his worldly strife,
An idle art the poet brings:

Let high philosophy control,

And sages calm the stream of life;

'Tis HE refines its fountain-springs-

The nobler passions of the soul."-Campbell.

KILMARNOCK: M'KIE & DRENNAN.

MDCCCLXXVI.

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