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A SONG WRITTEN BY THE EARL OF SURREY
Henry Howard
EACH beast can choose his fere according to his mind, And eke can show a friendly chere, like to their beastly kind. A lion saw I late, as white as...Rate it:

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Adam: A Sacred Drama. Act 1.
William Cowper
CHORUS OF ANGELS, Singing the Glory of God. To Heaven's bright lyre let Iris be the bow, Adapt the spheres for chords, for notes the stars; Let ne...Rate it:

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Adam: A Sacred Drama. Act 2.
William Cowper
SCENE I. -- CHORUS OF ANGELS Singing. Now let us garlands weave Of all the fairest flowers, Now at this early dawn, For new-made man, and his com...Rate it:

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Addressed To Miss Macartney, Afterwards Mrs. Greville, On Reading The Prayer For Indifference
William Cowper
And dwells there in a female heart, By bounteous heaven design'd The choicest raptures to impact, To feel the most refined; Dwells there a wish i...Rate it:

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Ainsi Va le Monde
Mary Darby Robinson
[As a Tribute of Esteem and Admiration this Poem is inscribed to ROBERT MERRY, Esq. A. M. Member of the Royal Academy at Florence, and Author of th...Rate it:

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Alsace-Lorraine
George Meredith
I The sister Hours in circles linked, Daughters of men, of men the mates, Are gone on flow with the day that winked, With the night that spanned a...Rate it:

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Amoretti XXII: This Holy Season
Edmund Spenser
This holy season, fit to fast and pray, Men to devotion ought to be inclin'd: Therefore I likewise on so holy day, For my sweet saint s...Rate it:

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AN ANSWER IN THE BEHALF OF A WOMAN.
Henry Howard
GIRT in my guiltless gown, as I sit here and sow, I see that things are not in deed, as to the outward show. And who so list to look and note thing...Rate it:

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An Eastern Tale
David John Scott
Adressed To Mrs. S.C. Choate A Persian lady we're informed- This happened long, long years before The Christian era ever dawned, A thousand years,...Rate it:

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An Epilogue
John Dryden
You saw your wife was chaste, yet throughly tried, And, without doubt, you are hugely edified; For, like our hero, whom we showed to-day, You th...Rate it:

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An EPISTLE From A Gentleman To Madam Deshouliers
Anne Kingsmill Finch
URANIA, whom the Town admires, Whose Wit and Beauty share our Praise; This fair URANIA who inspires A thousand Joys a thousand ways, She, who...Rate it:

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An Epistle To Dr. Moore
Helen Maria Williams
Whether dispensing hope, and ease To the pale victim of disease, Or in the social crowd you sit, And charm the group with sense and wit, Moore's pa...Rate it:

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An Epistle To Fleetwood Shephard, Esq. Burleigh, May 14, 1689
Matthew Prior
Sir, As once a twelvemonth to the priest, Holy at Rome, here Antichrist, The Spanish king presents a jennet To show his love, -- that's all that's...Rate it:

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An Epitaph On Mr. Fishborne The Great London Benefactor, And His Executor
William Strode
What are thy gaines, O death, if one man ly Stretch'd in a bed of clay, whose charity Doth hereby get occasion to redeeme Thousands out of the grav...Rate it:

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An Evening Walk, Addressed to a Young Lady
William Wordsworth
The young Lady to whom this was addressed was my Sister. It was composed at school, and during my two first College vacations. There is not an im...Rate it:

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An Hymn To Sleep.
Mary Barber
Written when the Author was sick. Somnus, pow'rful Deity, Mortals owe their Bliss to thee. How long shall I thy Absence mourn, And when be bless'd ...Rate it:

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An Occasional Prologue, Delivered Previous To The Performance Of 'The Wheel Of Fortune' At A Private Theatre
George Gordon Lord Byron
Since the refinement of this polish'd age Has swept irnmortal raillery from the stage; Since taste has now expunged licentious wit, Which stamp'd d...Rate it:

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Aspirants Three
Ambrose Bierce
DRAMATIS PERSONAE. _QUICK_: DE YOUNG _a Brother to Mushrooms_ _DEAD_: SWIFT _an Heirloom_ ESTEE _a Relic_ _IMMORTALS_: THE SPIRIT OF BROKEN HOPE...Rate it:

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Astrophel and Stella: XXXIII
Sir Philip Sidney
I might!--unhappy word--O me, I might, And then would not, or could not, see my bliss; Till now wrapt in a most infernal night, I find ...Rate it:

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Authors
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
OVER the meadows, and down the stream, And through the garden-walks straying, He plucks the flowers that fairest seem; His throbbing heart brooks...Rate it:

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Bacchus: Or, The Vines Of Lesbos
Thomas Parnell
As Bacchus ranging at his leisure, (Io Bacchus! king of pleasure) Charm'd the wide world with drink and dances, And all his thousand airy fancies; ...Rate it:

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Batuschka
Thomas Bailey Aldrich
[Author's Note: The title means "little father" or "dear little father", a term of endearment applied to the Tsar in Russian folk-song. --T.B.A.] ...Rate it:

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Born Before his Time
James Brunton Stephens
Brown was weeping; likewise cursing; and with amplitude of reason; For a letter had been handed him that very afternoon Which proved he had been cr...Rate it:

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By False Pretenses
Ambrose Bierce
John S. Hittell, whose sovereign genius wields The quill his tributary body yields; The author of an opera-that is, All but the music and libretto'...Rate it:

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Camelus Saltat
George Meredith
What say you, critic, now you have become An author and maternal?--in this trap (To quote you) of poor hollow folk who rap On instruments as like a...Rate it:

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