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Christopher Found
Amy Levy
I. At last; so this is you, my dear! How should I guess to find you here? So long, so long, I sought in vain In many cities, many lands, With stra...Rate it:

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 3. The Landlord's Tale; The Rhyme of Sir Christopher
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
It was Sir Christopher Gardiner, Knight of the Holy Sepulchre, From Merry England over the sea, Who stepped upon this continent As if his august pr...Rate it:

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On The Tombstone Of James Christopher Wilson (d. April 11, 1884) In Headley Churchyard, Surrey
George Meredith
Thou our beloved and light of Earth hast crossed The sea of darkness to the yonder shore. There dost thou shine a light transferred, not lost, Thro...Rate it:

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Christopher Marlowe
Algernon Charles Swinburne
Crowned, girdled, garbed and shod with light and fire, Son first-born of the morning, sovereign star! Soul nearest ours of all, that wert most fa...Rate it:

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Prayer Of Columbus
Walt Whitman
IT was near the close of his indomitable and pious life--on his last voyage when nearly 70 years of age--that Columbus, to save his two remaining s...Rate it:

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Vision Of Columbus - Book 1
Joel Barlow
Long had the Sage, the first who dared to brave The unknown dangers of the western wave, Who taught mankind where future empires lay In these fair ...Rate it:

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Vision Of Columbus - Book 4
Joel Barlow
In one dark age, beneath a single hand, Thus rose an empire in the savage land. Her golden seats, with following years, increase, Her growing natio...Rate it:

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Vision Of Columbus - Book 5
Joel Barlow
Columbus hail'd them with a father's smile, Fruits of his cares and children of his toil; With tears of joy, while still his eyes descried Their co...Rate it:

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Vision Of Columbus - Book 6
Joel Barlow
Naval action of De Grasse and Graves. Capture of Cornwallis.. Thus view'd the sage. When, lo, in eastern skies, From glooms unfolding, Gallia's coa...Rate it:

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Vision Of Columbus - Book 7
Joel Barlow
Hail sacred Peace, who claim'st thy bright abode, Mid circling saints that grace the throne of God. Before his arm, around the shapeless earth, Str...Rate it:

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You Say, Columbus with His Argosies
Trumbull Stickney
You say, Columbus with his argosies Who rash and greedy took the screaming main And vanished out before the hurricane Into the sunset after merchan...Rate it:

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Vision Of Columbus - Book 9
Joel Barlow
Now, round the yielding canopy of shade, Again the Guide his heavenly power display'd. Sudden, the stars their trembling fires withdrew, Returning ...Rate it:

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Columbus
William Watson
(12TH OCTOBER 1492) From his adventurous prime He dreamed the dream sublime: Over his wandering youth It hung, a beckoning star. At last the visio...Rate it:

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Columbus
Friedrich Schiller
Steer on, bold sailor--Wit may mock thy soul that sees the land, And hopeless at the helm may droop the weak and weary hand, Yet ever--ever to the ...Rate it:

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Columbus Cheney
Edgar Lee Masters
This weeping willow! Why do you not plant a few For the millions of children not yet born, As well as for us? Are they not non-existent, or cells a...Rate it:

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Columbus. (A Translation From Schiller)
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Steer, bold mariner, on! albeit witlings deride thee, And the steersman drop idly his hand at the helm; Ever, ever to westward! There must the coa...Rate it:

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Vision Of Columbus - Book 8
Joel Barlow
And now the Angel, from the trembling sight, Veil'd the wide world–when sudden shades of night Move o'er the ethereal vault; the starry train Paint...Rate it:

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Vision of Columbus – Book 2
Joel Barlow
High o'er the changing scene, as thus he gazed, The indulgent Power his arm sublimely raised; When round the realms superior lustre flew, And call'...Rate it:

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Vision of Columbus – Book 3
Joel Barlow
Now, twice twelve years, the children of the skies Beheld in peace their growing empire rise; O'er happy realms, display'd their generous care, Dif...Rate it:

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Buckingham Palace
Alan Alexander Milne
They're changing guard at Buckingham Palace - Christopher Robin went down with Alice. Alice is marrying one of the guard. "A soldier's life is terr...Rate it:

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Sand-Between-The-Toes
Alan Alexander Milne
I went down to the shouting sea, Taking Christopher down with me, For Nurse had given us sixpence each- And down we went to the beach. We had sand...Rate it:

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The Columbiad: Book IX
Joel Barlow
The Argument Vision suspended. Night scene, as contemplated from the mount of vision. Columbus inquires the reason of the slow progress of science...Rate it:

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The Columbiad: Book I
Joel Barlow
The Argument Natives of America appear in vision. Their manners and characters. Columbus demands the cause of the dissimilarity of men in differen...Rate it:

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The Columbiad: Book II
Joel Barlow
The Argument Natives of America appear in vision. Their manners and characters. Columbus demands the cause of the dissimilarity of men in differen...Rate it:

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Hoppity
Alan Alexander Milne
Christopher Robin goes Hoppity, hoppity, Hoppity, hoppity, hop. Whenever I tell him Politely to stop it, he Says he can't possibly stop. If he s...Rate it:

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