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The Organist
Archibald Lampman
In his dim chapel day by day The organist was wont to play, And please himself with fluted reveries; And all the spirit's joy and strife, The longi...Rate it:

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To Hope
John Keats
WHEN by my solitary hearth I sit, And hateful thoughts enwrap my soul in gloom; When no fair dreams before my "mind's eye" flit, And th...Rate it:

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Hyperion. Book II
John Keats
Just at the self-same beat of Time's wide wings Hyperion slid into the rustled air, And Saturn gain'd with Thea that sad place Where Cybele and the...Rate it:

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A Storm in the Mountains
Charles Harpur
A lonely boy, far venturing from home Out on the half-wild herd’s faint tracks I roam; Mid rock-browned mountains, which with stony frown Glare ...Rate it:

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An Epistle Addressed To Sir Thomas Hanmer, On His Edition Of Shakspeare's Works
William Taylor Collins
WHILE, born to bring the Muse's happier days, A patriot's hand protects a poet's lays, While nurs'd by you she sees her myrtles bloom, Green and...Rate it:

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How He Saw Angus, The God
Clive Staples Lewis
I heard the swallow sing in the eaves and rose All in a strange delight while others slept, And down the creaking stair, alone, tip-toes, So care...Rate it:

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Hunting Of Pau-Puk Keewis, The
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Full of wrath was Hiawatha When he came into the village, Found the people in confusion, Heard of all the misdemeanors, All the malice and the misc...Rate it:

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Introductory 01
Sa di
Laudation to the God of majesty and glory! Obedience to him is a cause of approach and gratitude in increase of benefits. Every inhalation of the b...Rate it:

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Jerusalem Delivered - Book 06 - part 01
Torquato Tasso
THE ARGUMENT. Argantes calls the Christians out to just: Otho not chosen doth his strength assay, But from his saddle tumbleth in the dust, And ca...Rate it:

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Linmouth
Letitia Elizabeth Landon
OH lone and lovely solitude, Washed by the sounding sea ! Nature was in a poet's mood, When she created thee. How pleasant in the hour of noon To ...Rate it:

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Mac Flecknoe: A Satire upon the True-blue Protestant Poet T
John Dryden
All human things are subject to decay, And, when Fate summons, monarchs must obey: This Flecknoe found, who, like Augustus, young Was cal...Rate it:

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Ode to the Muse
Mary Darby Robinson
O, let me seize thy pen sublime That paints, in melting dulcet rhyme, The glowing pow'r, the magic art, Th' extatic raptures of the Heart; Soft ...Rate it:

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Peruvian Tales: Alzira, Tale I
Helen Maria Williams
Description of Peru, and of its Productions--Virtues of the People; and of their Monarch, ATALIBA --His love for ALZIRA --Their Nup- tials celebrat...Rate it:

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Preston
Letitia Elizabeth Landon
In the year 1715, the friends of the Pretender were defeated here by the forces of George the First, under the command of Generals Willis and Carpe...Rate it:

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Psalm 8
Isaac Watts
God's sovereignty and goodness. O Lord, our heav'nly King, Thy name is all divine; Thy glories round the earth are spread, And o'er the heav'ns th...Rate it:

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Psalm 80
John Milton
Thou Shepherd that dost Israel keep Give ear in time of need, Who leadest like a flock of sheep Thy loved Josephs seed, That sitt'st between the Ch...Rate it:

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Rizpah
William Cullen Bryant
And he delivered them into the hands of the Gibeonites, and they hanged them in the hill before the Lord; and they fell all seven together, and wer...Rate it:

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Sonnets Of Old Egypt
John Le Gay Brereton
I The Sphinx The spires of sand spring up at every gust That bids them dance and scatter and lays them low: He sits impassive, as the ages flow A...Rate it:

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The Author
Charles Churchill
Accursed the man, whom Fate ordains, in spite, And cruel parents teach, to read and write! What need of letters? wherefore should we spell? Why wri...Rate it:

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The Basset-Table : An Eclogue
Alexander Pope
Cardelia. Smilinda. Cardelia. The Basset-Table spread, the Tallier come; Why stays Smilinda in the Dressing-Room? Rise, pensive Nymph, the Talli...Rate it:

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The Battle Of Lora
James Macpherson
ARGUMENT Fingal, at his return from Ireland, after he had expelled Swaran from that kingdom, made a feast to all his heroes: he forgot to invite ...Rate it:

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The Death Of Carthullin
James Macpherson
ARGUMENT. Cuthullin, after the arms of Fingal had expelled Swaran from Ireland, continued to manage the affairs of that kingdom as the guardian o...Rate it:

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The Halt Before Rome--September 1867
Algernon Charles Swinburne
Is it so, that the sword is broken, Our sword, that was halfway drawn? Is it so, that the light was a spark, That the bird we hailed as the lark ...Rate it:

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The Human Face
Paul Eluard
I. Soon Of all the springtimes of the world This one is the ugliest Of all of my ways of being To be trusting is the best Grass pushes up sn...Rate it:

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The Hunting Of Pau-Puk Keewis
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Full of wrath was Hiawatha When he came into the village, Found the people in confusion, Heard of all the misdemeanors, All the malice and the misc...Rate it:

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