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Hymn to Adversity Sonnet on the Death of Richard West Ode on the Death of a Favorite Cat The Progress of Poesy The Bard The Fatal Sisters The Descent of ...
... latter event he turned again to poetry for comfort , and in 1754 wrote the “ Ode to Vicissitude " and “ The Progress of Poesy , ” and began “ The Bard .
... the public triumph feel Of talents , dignified by sacred zeal , Here , to devotion's bard devoutly just , Pay your fond tribute due to Cowper's dust !
THE BARD ° I. 1 O 5 “ RUIN seize thee , ruthless King ! Confusiono on thy banners wait ; Though fanned by Conquest's crimson wing , They mock the air with ...
... Dear as the light that visits these sad eyes , 40 O Dear as the ruddy drops that warm my heart THE BARD 23.
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Reprint of what may once have been one of the most familiar poems in English from the 18th century. At a time when few could read in England, one of its most educated sons, and the companion of Horace ... Read full review