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The Khan's Devil
John Greenleaf Whittier
The Khan came from Bokhara town To Hamza, santon of renown. 'My head is sick, my hands are weak; Thy help, O holy man, I seek.' In silence markin...Rate it:

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Kubla Khan
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
In Xanadu did Kubla Khan A stately pleasure-dome decree : Where Alph, the sacred river, ran Through caverns measureless to man Down to a sunle...Rate it:

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The Khan's Canticles 23
Robert Kirkland Kernighan
Spring or autumn, never whine, For your own good name. Sometimes she '11 be cross and cold, Never mind, she 's good as gold Let her have her l...Rate it:

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Hakim Kahn
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
When first I found this forest place More years ago than I can tell, I met a man of alien race And came to know and like him well; A humble hawker,...Rate it:

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The Fugitive. (Tartar Song, From The Prose Version Of Chodzko)
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
I. 'He is gone to the desert land I can see the shining mane Of his horse on the distant plain, As he rides with his Kossak band! 'Come back, ...Rate it:

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The Dream Ring of the Desert
John Milton Hayes
THE MERCHANT Abu Khan shunned the customs of his race, And sought the cultured wisdom of the West. His daughter fair Leola had the desert’s supple ...Rate it:

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 2. The Spanish Jew's Tale; Kambalu
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Into the city of Kambalu, By the road that leadeth to Ispahan, At the head of his dusty caravan, Laden with treasure from realms afar, Baldacca and...Rate it:

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The Bakchesarian Fountain
Alexander Sergeyevich Pushkin
A TALE OF THE TAURIDE. Mute sat Giray, with downcast eye, As though some spell in sorrow bound him, His slavish courtiers thronging nigh, In sad ex...Rate it:

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Midnight Estate
Velimir Khlebnikov
Midnight estate, Genghis Khanerate! Rustle, blue birches. Bright sunset, Zarathustrate! And you, blue sky, Mozartate! You twilight-cloud, be Goya! ...Rate it:

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Amelia Jane
David McKee Wright
In the lands away beyond the sea, where Khan and Sultan rule, Where they drink their coffee thick and black, and sip the sherbet cool, They have w...Rate it:

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General Roberts in Afghanistan
William Topaz McGonagall
'Twas in the year of 1878, and. the winter had set in, Lord Roberts and the British Army their march did begin, On their way to Afghanistan to a pl...Rate it:

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Our Black Brudder
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
O, fellow Australians, listen, attend: We must cease our contemptuous swearing And cursing and sneering at Bull's colored friend, For our attitude'...Rate it:

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The Last Berkshire Eleven
William Topaz McGonagall
'Twas at the disastrous battle of Maiwand, in Afghanistan, Where the Berkshires were massacred to the last man; On the morning of July the 27th, in...Rate it:

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A Voluptuary
Ambrose Bierce
Who's this that lispeth in the thickening throng Which crowds to claim distinction in my song? Fresh from 'the palms and temples of the South,' The...Rate it:

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Always The Mob
Carl Sandburg
Jesus emptied the devils of one man into forty hogs and the hogs took the edge of a high rock and dropped off and down into the sea: a mob. The sh...Rate it:

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Ben Allah Achmet, or, the Fatal Tum
William Schwenck Gilbert
I once did know a Turkish man Whom I upon a two-pair-back met, His name it was EFFENDI KHAN BACKSHEESH PASHA BEN ALLAH ACHMET. A DOCTOR BROWN I al...Rate it:

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Burning Drift-Wood
John Greenleaf Whittier
Before my drift-wood fire I sit, And see, with every waif I burn, Old dreams and fancies coloring it, And folly's unlaid ghosts return. O ship...Rate it:

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Derne
John Greenleaf Whittier
NIGHT on the city of the Moor! On mosque and tomb, and white-walled shore, On sea-waves, to whose ceaseless knock The narrow harbor gates unlock, O...Rate it:

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Ghosts Of A Lunatic Asylum
Stephen Vincent Benet
Here, where men's eyes were empty and as bright As the blank windows set in glaring brick, When the wind strengthens from the sea - and night Dr...Rate it:

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Ghosts of a Lunatic Asylum
Stephen Vincent Benet
Here, where men's eyes were empty and as bright As the blank windows set in glaring brick, When the wind strengthens from the sea -- and night D...Rate it:

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Kalmuck Bride
Padraic Colum
I HAVE saddled your white steed, and I have burnished them- Your belt with crystal clasps, your lance, your scimitar, Your carbine silver-chased; n...Rate it:

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Old King Cole
Edwin Arlington Robinson
In Tilbury Town did Old King Cole A wise old age anticipate, Desiring, with his pipe and bowl, No Khan’s extravagant estate. No crown annoyed h...Rate it:

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On the Field of Kulicovo
Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Blok
The river stretched. It flows, idly grieves, And washes both banks. In steppe, above light clay of cliffs Rinks mourn in ranks. O Russia! Dear...Rate it:

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One of the Shepherds
Lucy Maud Montgomery
We were out on the hills that night To watch our sheep; Drowsily by the fire we lay Where the waning flame did flicker and leap, And some were ...Rate it:

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Outsong in the Jungle
Rudyard Kipling
Baloo For the sake of him who showed One wise Frog the Jungle-Road, Keep the Law the Man-Pack make For thy blind old Baloo's sake! Clean or tainte...Rate it:

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