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The African (also known as The African Prince)
Letitia Elizabeth Landon
IT was a king in Africa, He had an only son; And none of Europe's crowned kings Could have a dearer one. With good cane arrows five feet long, An...Rate it:

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To S. M. A Young African Painter, On Seeing His Works
Phillis Wheatley
TO show the lab'ring bosom's deep intent, And thought in living characters to paint, When first thy pencil did those beauties give, And breathing f...Rate it:

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African Eyes
Joseph Michael Petrou
We're standing as equal today's white man, with hungry eyes, computer at hand, but as I remember the days we had, when you were keeping the whip in...Rate it:

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African Interlude
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
I t'inkin' da war now go for stop Between Black Sammo, da slush, An' Nicko, da boss of da fry-fish shop. All sound of da conflic' hush Since da cor...Rate it:

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The African Chief
William Cullen Bryant
Chained in the market-place he stood, A man of giant frame, Amid the gathering multitude That shrunk to hear his name-- All stern of look and stron...Rate it:

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The Unknown Country
Dinah Maria Mulock Craik
WHERE is the unknown country?' I whispered sad and slow,-- 'The strange and awful country To which I soon must go, must go, To which I soon mus...Rate it:

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Country Doctors
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
The quiet country doctors Of many a country town, Whose lives are spent to service bent, With scant hope of renown Those sturdy country doctors, T...Rate it:

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The Poor, Poor Country
John Shaw Neilson
Oh 'twas a poor country, in Autumn it was bare, The only green was the cutting grass and the sheep found little there. Oh, the thin wheat and the...Rate it:

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The Wonderful Country
John Boyle O'Reilly
THERE once was a time when, as old songs prove it, The earth was not round, but an endless plain; The sea was as wide as the heavens above itβ€” J...Rate it:

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My Country
Dorothea Mackeller
The love of field and coppice Of green and shaded lanes, Of ordered woods and gardens Is running in your veins. Strong love of grey-blue distan...Rate it:

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Up The Country
Henry Lawson
I am back from up the country -- very sorry that I went -- Seeking for the Southern poets' land whereon to pitch my tent; I have lost a lot of i...Rate it:

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The South Country
Hilaire Belloc
When I am living in the Midlands That are sodden and unkind, I light my lamp in the evening: My work is left behin...Rate it:

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Mother Country
Christina Georgina Rossetti
Oh what is that country And where can it be, Not mine own country, But dearer far to me? Yet mine own country, If I one day may see Its spices and ...Rate it:

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Since the Country Carried Sheep
Harry 'Breaker' Harbord Morant
We trucked the cows to Homebush, saw the girls, and started back, Went West through Cunnamulla, and got to the Eulo track. Camped a while at Gonybi...Rate it:

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The Country Clown
John Trumbull
Bred in distant woods, the clown Brings all his country airs to town; The odd address, with awkward grace, That bows with half-averted face; Th...Rate it:

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The Country Girl
Henry Lawson
The Country Girl reflects at last – And well in her young days – For she is learning very fast, The worth of City ways. The emptiness of Tailors me...Rate it:

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An Ode to Master Anthony Stafford to hasten Him into the Country
Thomas Randolph
COME, spur away, I have no patience for a longer stay, But must go down And leave the chargeable noise of this great town: I will t...Rate it:

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An Ode to Master Anthony Stafford, to Hasten him into the Country
Thomas Randolph
1 Come, spur away! 2 I have no patience for a longer stay; 3 But must go down, 4 And leave the chargeable noise of this...Rate it:

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Dear Harp of my Country
Thomas Moore
Dear Harp of my Country! in darkness I found thee, The cold chain of Silence had hung o'er thee long. When proudly, my own Island Harp, I unbound ...Rate it:

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Ode XI: To The Country Gentlemen Of England
Mark Akenside
I. Whither is Europe's ancient spirit fled? Where are those valiant tenants of her shore, Who from the warrior bow the strong dart sped, Or with fi...Rate it:

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On A Country Life
James Thomson
I hate the clamours of the smoky towns, But much admire the bliss of rural clowns; Where some remains of innocence appear, Where no rude noise i...Rate it:

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Robert Herrick
TO THE HONOURED MR ENDYMION PORTER, GROOM OF THE BED-CHAMBER TO HIS MAJESTY Sweet country life, to such unknown, Whose lives are others', not thei...Rate it:

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The Never-Never Country
Henry Lawson
By homestead, hut, and shearing-shed, By railroad, coach, and track -- By lonely graves of our brave dead, Up-Country and Out-Back: To where 'n...Rate it:

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To My Country
Katharine Lee Bates
O dear my Country, beautiful and dear, Love cloth not darken sight. God looketh through Love's eyes, whose vision clear Beholds more flaws than ...Rate it:

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Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard
Thomas Gray
The Curfew tolls the knell of parting day, The lowing herd wind slowly o'er the lea, The plowman homeward plods his weary way, And leaves the world...Rate it:

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