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Dover Beach
Matthew Arnold
The sea is calm to-night. The tide is full, the moon lies fair Upon the straits;--on the French coast the light Gleams and is gone; the cliffs of E...Rate it:

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X. On Dover Cliffs.
William Lisle Bowles
ON these white cliffs, that calm above the flood Rear their o'er-shadowing heads, and at their feet Scarce hear the surge that has for ages beat,...Rate it:

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Dover To Munich
Charles Stuart Calverley
Farewell, farewell! Before our prow Leaps in white foam the noisy channel, A tourist's cap is on my brow, My legs are cased in tourists' flannel: ...Rate it:

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Ashore At Dover
Dante Gabriel Rossetti
On landing, the first voice one hears is from An English police-constable; a man Respectful, conscious that at need he can Enforce respect. Our ...Rate it:

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At Dover
William Lisle Bowles
Thou, whose stern spirit loves the storm, That, borne on Terror's desolating wings, Shakes the high forest, or remorseless flings The shivered surg...Rate it:

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Composed In The Valley Near Dover, On The Day Of Landing
William Wordsworth
HERE, on our native soil, we breathe once more. The cock that crows, the smoke that curls, that sound Of bells; those boys who in yon meadow-ground...Rate it:

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Dover Cliffs
William Lisle Bowles
On these white cliffs, that calm above the flood Uprear their shadowing heads, and at their feet Hear not the surge that has for ages beat, How man...Rate it:

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How The Women Went From Dover
John Greenleaf Whittier
THE tossing spray of Cocheco's fall Hardened to ice on its rocky wall, As through Dover town in the chill, gray dawn, Three women passed, at the ca...Rate it:

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Limerick: There was an Old Person of Dover
Edward Lear
There was an Old Person of Dover, Who rushed through a field of blue Clover; But some very large bees, Stung his nose and his knees, So he very soo...Rate it:

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Sonnet: At Dover Cliffs, July 20th 1787
William Lisle Bowles
On these white cliffs, that calm above the flood Uplift their shadowing heads, and, at their feet, Scarce hear the surge that has for ages beat, Su...Rate it:

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