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Johnnie's First Moose
William Henry Drummond
De cloud is hide de moon, but dere's plain- tee light above, Steady Johnnie, steady-kip your head down low, Move de paddle leetle quicker, an' de o...Rate it:

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The Amateur Rider
Andrew Barton Paterson
Him goin' to ride for us! Him -- with the pants and the eyeglass and all. Amateur! don't he just look it -- it's twenty to one on a fall. Boss mu...Rate it:

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Paraphrases from Scripture
Helen Maria Williams
The day is thine, the night also is thine; thou hast prepared the light and the sun. Thou hast set all the borders of the earth; thou hast made su...Rate it:

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The Abencerrage : Canto I. - continuation 1
Felicia Dorothea Hemans
For this young Hamet mingles in the strife, Leader of battle, prodigal of life, Urging his followers, till their foes beset, Stand faint and breath...Rate it:

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The Candidate
Charles Churchill
This poem was written in , on occasion of the contest between the Earls of Hardwicke and Sandwich for the High-stewardship of the University of Cam...Rate it:

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From the Gulf
William Henry Ogilvie
Store cattle from Nelanjie! The mob goes feeding past, With half-a-mile of sandhill 'twixt the leaders and the last; The nags that move behind th...Rate it:

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Guardian-Angel, The
Robert Browning
A PICTURE AT FANO. I. Dear and great Angel, wouldst thou only leave That child, when thou hast done with him, for me! Let me sit all the day h...Rate it:

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Kingsborough
Henry Kendall
A waving of hats and of hands, The voices of thousands in one, A shout from the ring and the stands, And a glitter of heads in the sun! “They are o...Rate it:

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The Guardian-Angel
Robert Browning
A PICTURE AT FANO. I. Dear and great Angel, wouldst thou only leave That child, when thou hast done with him, for me! Let me sit all the day h...Rate it:

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The White Doe Of Rylstone, Or, The Fate Of The Nortons - Canto Seventh
William Wordsworth
'Powers there are That touch each other to the quick--in modes Which the gross world no sense hath to perceive, No soul to dream of.' THOU Spirit,...Rate it:

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Ballad of Autumn
Marie E J Pitt
DOWN harvest headlands the fairy host Of the poppy banners have flashed and fled, The lilies have faded like ghost and ghost, The ripe r...Rate it:

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Vision Of Columbus - Book 9
Joel Barlow
Now, round the yielding canopy of shade, Again the Guide his heavenly power display'd. Sudden, the stars their trembling fires withdrew, Returning ...Rate it:

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My Land and I
Henry Lawson
They have eaten their fill at your tables spread, Like friends since the land was won; And they rise with a cry of "Australia's dead!" With the ...Rate it:

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Queen Mab: Part IV.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
'How beautiful this night! the balmiest sigh, Which vernal zephyrs breathe in evening's ear, Were discord to the speaking quietude That wraps this ...Rate it:

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The Bonfire
Robert Frost
OH, let’s go up the hill and scare ourselves, As reckless as the best of them to-night, By setting fire to all the brush we piled With pitchy ha...Rate it:

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The Borough. Letter II: The Church
George Crabbe
'WHAT is a Church?'--Let Truth and Reason speak, They would reply, 'The faithful, pure, and meek; From Christian folds, the one selected race, Of a...Rate it:

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The Columbiad: Book IV
Joel Barlow
The Argument Destruction of Peru foretold. Grief of Columbus. He is comforte the promise of a vision of future ages. All Europe appears in vision....Rate it:

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The Troubadour. Canto 2 C (The Ladye Adeline)
Letitia Elizabeth Landon
Sudden a flood of lustre play'd Over a lofty ballustrade, Music and perfume swept the air, Messengers sweet for the spring to prepare; And like a s...Rate it:

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To A Young Lady
John Trumbull
In vain, fair Maid, you ask in vain, My pen should try th' advent'rous strain, And following truth's unalter'd law, Attempt your character to draw....Rate it:

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Vision Of Columbus - Book 5
Joel Barlow
Columbus hail'd them with a father's smile, Fruits of his cares and children of his toil; With tears of joy, while still his eyes descried Their co...Rate it:

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Banu’s son has had no water for days
Mir Babar Ali Anees
Banu’s son has had no water for days His pulse is weak and his mother prays No hope in sight of getting water or milk Helpless, she lingers by h...Rate it:

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Mr and Mrs Discobbolos
Edward Lear
First Part Mr and Mrs Discobbolos Climbed to the top of a wall, And they sat to watch the sunset sky And to hear the Nupiter Piffkin cry And the Bi...Rate it:

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The Masque of Queen Bersabe: A Miracle-Play
Algernon Charles Swinburne
KING DAVID. Knights mine, all that be in hall, I have a counsel to you all, Because of this thing God lets fall Among us for a sign. For some days ...Rate it:

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An Ode - Inscribed To The Memory Of The Hon. Colonel George Villiers
Matthew Prior
Say, dearest Villiers, poor departed friend, (Since fleeting life thus suddenly must end) Say, what did all thy busy hopes avail, That anxious tho...Rate it:

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Birth-Day Ode 02
Robert Southey
Small is the new-born plant scarce seen Amid the soft encircling green, Where yonder budding acorn rears, Just o'er the waving grass, its tend...Rate it:

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