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HIS MISTRESS TO HIM AT HIS FAREWELL
Robert Herrick
You may vow I'll not forget To pay the debt Which to thy memory stands as due As faith can seal it you. --Take then tribute of my tears; So long as...Rate it:

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HIS POETRY HIS PILLAR
Robert Herrick
Only a little more I have to write: Then I'll give o'er, And bid the world good-night. 'Tis but a flying minute, That I must stay, Or linger in it...Rate it:

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To Olinthus Gregory, On Hearing Of The Death Of His Eldest Son, Who Was Drowned As He Was Returning By Water To His Father’s House At Woolrich
Letitia Elizabeth Landon
IS there a spot where Pity's foot, Although unsandalled, fears to tread, A silence where her voice is mute, Where tears, and only tears, are shed?...Rate it:

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Written For My Son In His Sickness, To One Of His School fellows.
Mary Barber
I little thought that honest Dick Would slight me so, when I was sick. Is he a Friend, who only stays, Whilst Health and Pleasure gild our Days; Fl...Rate it:

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Book Agent Story
James McIntyre
As we have given several humorous Scottish stories in verse we will venture to trespass on your good nature by giving an American specimen. The sce...Rate it:

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Limca Book Of Records - India And Her People At Their Very Best.
Nikhil Parekh
Tribute Poetry on the Limca Book of Records India - limcabookofrecords.in, which is India’s Best Book of Records, also Ranked 2nd in the World offi...Rate it:

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The Book Of Joyous Children
James Whitcomb Riley
Bound and bordered in leaf-green, Edged with trellised buds and flowers And glad Summer-gold, with clean White and purple morning-glories Such as s...Rate it:

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The Columbiad: Book VIII
Joel Barlow
The Argument Hymn to Peace. Eulogy on the heroes slain in the war; in which the Author finds occasion to mention his Brother. Address to the patri...Rate it:

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My Book
Robert William Service
Before I drink myself to death, God, let me finish up my Book! At night, I fear, I fight for breath, And wake up whiter than a spook; And crawl off...Rate it:

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The Book of Annandale
Edwin Arlington Robinson
I Partly to think, more to be left alone, George Annandale said something to his friends— A word or two, brusque, but yet smoothed enough To su...Rate it:

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Troilus And Criseyde: Book 02
Geoffrey Chaucer
Incipit Prohemium Secundi Libri. Out of these blake wawes for to sayle, O wind, O wind, the weder ginneth clere; For in this see the boot hath swi...Rate it:

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Upon a Table-Book presented to a Lady
Henry King
VVhen your fair hand receives this little book You must not there for prose or verses look. Those empty regions which within you see, May by you...Rate it:

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When I Read The Book
Walt Whitman
WHEN I read the book, the biography famous, And is this, then, (said I,) what the author calls a man's life? And so will some one, when I...Rate it:

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The Duellist - Book III
Charles Churchill
Ah me! what mighty perils wait The man who meddles with a state, Whether to strengthen, or oppose! False are his friends, and firm his foes: How mu...Rate it:

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Book Of The Duchesse
Geoffrey Chaucer
THE PROEM I have gret wonder, be this lighte, How that I live, for day ne nighte I may nat slepe wel nigh noght, I have so...Rate it:

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Temora - Book V1
James Macpherson
ARGUMENT This book opens with a speech of Fingal, who sees Cathmor descending to the assistance of his flying army. The king despatches Ossian to...Rate it:

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Life's Lesson Book
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
Life is a ponderous lesson-book, and Fate The teacher. When I came to love's fair leaf My teacher turned the page and bade me wait. 'Learn first,' ...Rate it:

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Temora - Book VII
James Macpherson
ARGUMENT. This book begins about the middle of the third night from the opening of the poem. The poet describes a kind of mist, which rose by nig...Rate it:

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Temora - Book I
James Macpherson
ARGUMENT. Cairbar, the son of Borbar-duthul, lord of Atha, in Connaught, the most Potent chief of the race of the Fir-bolg, having murdered, at T...Rate it:

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Paradise Lost: Book 05
John Milton
Now Morn, her rosy steps in the eastern clime Advancing, sowed the earth with orient pearl, When Adam waked, so customed; for his sleep Was aery...Rate it:

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The Faerie Queene, Book III, Canto VI
Edmund Spenser
THE THIRD BOOKE OF THE FAERIE QUEENE Contayning THE LEGENDE OF BRITOMARTIS OR OF CHASTITIECANTO VI The birth of faire Belphoebe and O...Rate it:

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A Poem On The Last Day - Book III
Edward Young
The book unfolding, the resplendent seat Of saints and angels, the tremendous fate Of guilty souls, the gloomy realms of woe, And all the horrors o...Rate it:

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The Picture Book
Robert Graves
When I was not quite five years old I first saw the blue picture book, And Fraulein Spitzenburger told Stories that sent me hot and cold; I loathed...Rate it:

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Temora - Book III
James Macpherson
ARGUMENT. Morning coming on, Fingal, after a speech to his people, devolved the command on Gaul, the son of Morni; it being the custom of the tim...Rate it:

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Palamon And Arcite; Or, The Knight's Tale. From Chaucer. In Three Books. Book III.
John Dryden
The day approached when Fortune should decide The important enterprise, and give the bride; For now the rivals round the world had sought, And e...Rate it:

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