The Home Book of Verse, American and English: With an Appendix Containing a Few Well-known Poems in Other Languages, Volume 1

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2 volume collection of the best brief poems in the English language from Spenser to the present.

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Contents

Home
8
To a NewBorn Child
9
Wise
13
INIC
14
Weighing the Baby Ethel Lynn Beers
15
On Parent Knees
21
On a Tear
24
Into the World and Out Sarah M P Piatt
27
V
930
LArt
932
Song At setting day and rising
940
The Sailors Consolation
943
Lament for Culloden
944
My Bonnie Mary
946
As Toilsome I Wandered Virginias
947
When We Two Parted George Gordon Byron
952

The White Island
28
Gone
35
Jack and Jill
39
Robin Redbreast
45
Old Mother Hubbard
51
Dirge
54
The Moon
57
Proverbs
64
Ferry
71
When the Sleepy Man Comes Charles G D Roberts
72
A Lullaby
78
438
79
The Bonny Earl of Murray Unknown 2276
82
The Cottager to Her Infant Dorothy Wordsworth
84
21
86
MotherSong from Prince Lucifer Alfred Austin
92
Tucking the Baby In Curtis May
93
My Ain Countree
95
Little Fred
99
The Brown Thrush
105
The Bird Let Loose in Eastern
110
A Little Pages Song
115
The Story of Little SuckAThumb Heinrich Hoffman
123
Childhood
126
The Worlds Music Gabriel Seloun
127
The Wind and the Moon
133
Edith
135
Goodbye
136
Shadows
139
The Tiger
140
Song O do not wanton with those
141
The TreeTop Road May Riley Smith 3345
144
Chanticleer
149
The Little Black
156
Envoy
158
The Land of StoryBooks Robert Louis Stevenson
160
A Mortifying Mistake Anna Maria Pratt
167
Holy Thursday
174
Sleep Silence Child William Drummond 3220
178
The Nightingale and the GlowWorm William Cowper
181
The Babes in the Wood Unknown
185
Gods Judgment on a Wicked Bishop Robert Southey
189
The Prime
197
Tryste Noël adt Robert Southwell
200
11
207
Christmas Carols Edmund Hamilton Scars
208
The Arsenal at Springfield Henry Wadsworth Longfellow 3069
210
The Weakest Thing Elizabeth Barrell Browning 3385
213
The House of Christmas Gilbert Keith Chesterlon
214
Jest Fore Christmas Eugene Field
220
Herrick
223
Unity
224
Time and Griet W 1iam LISIC DOWits 3 554
227
FAIRYLAND
231
Fairy Song
237
The Fairy Folk
245
607
247
Oh Mother of a Mighty Race William Cullen Bryant 2203
249
The Childrens Hour
252
A Childs Laughter Algernon Charles Swinburne
254
Grief
255
The Heritage
263
1891
265
To a Little Girl Gustav Kobbé
269
To Hartley Coleridge William Wordsworth
275
Envoy
278
Childrens Song
282
2850
284
The Cry of the Children Elizabeth Barrett Browning
288
The Garden that I Love Florence L Henderson 3441
291
In the Childrens Hospital Alfred Tennyson
296
How We Learn
299
The Loss of the Birkenhead Francis Höstings Doyle 2472
300
Motherhood
303
For Charlies Sake John Williamson Palmier
310
We Are Seven
316
Keenans Charge
320
Cired Mothers
322
Sonnets from Mimma Bella Eugene LeeHamilton
323
The Rainy
328
On Her Coming To London Edmund Waller
330
To Minerva
333
Blackmwore Maidens William Barnes
336
Pain
343
The Gipsy Girl
344
The Spring is Late
345
THE
351
A Divine Rapture Francis Quarles 3742
356
Aladdin
357
Sweet and Sour Edmund Spenser 2837
359
Equinoctial
367
Hope and Fear
369
The Collar
370
10
371
The Call rath
372
THE WOMAN
377
His Litany to
378
Of Those Who Walk Alone Richard Burton
384
From Life
390
Prayer
391
A Farewell
399
PACE
402
The Battle of Otterburn
404
The Old Mans Comforts
405
The Soldiers Dream
408
Forbearance
409
Rabbi Ben Ezra
411
The Cavaliers Song William Motherwell 2282
416
Young and
417
Drifting
418
Forty Years On Edward Ernest Bowen
421
Sapientia Lunć
422
She Died in Beauty Charles Doyne Sillery
428
SongStay stay at home my heart
430
Fair Annie
431
Auspex
433
The Black Regiment
434
The Dead Faith
435
PAGE
438
Childhood
440
Adonais
443
Youth and Age George Arnold
447
Christina Georgina Rossetti
453
Alfred Tennyson 3354
455
Alone by the Hearth George Arnold
461
The Day is Done Henry Wadsworik Longfellow 3355
466
Samuel Woodworth
467
Ralph Waldo Emerson
474
The
475
What is Love
481
Loves Emblems
482
0
483
A song for St Cecilias
486
sea Charles Sedley
487
Cupid Stung
488
Love will Find Out the Way Unknown
495
Give all to Love
502
Give all to Love Susan Marr Spaldine
504
Love is Strong Richard Burlon
508
Song Take it love
510
Child Child
512
Silvia
518
Arethusa
521
On Chloris Walking in the Snow William Strode
524
The Winter Glass
527
His WindingSheet
529
Song Ask me no more where Jove
530
Tell me my Heart if this be Love George Lyttleton
536
Song She is not fair to outward
548
Eileen Aroon Gerald Griffin
550
Israfel
551
Tacatta of Galuppis Robert Browning 3133
553
Love in the Valley George Meredith
556
Leisure
560
Marian
562
Meet we no Angels Pansie Thomas Ashe
568
Edward Rowland Sill
571
Marvel What You Are Trumbull Stickney
575
Villanelle of His Ladys Treasures Ernest Dowson
577
The Alphabet Charles Stuart Calverley 2049
580
After Two Years Richard Aldington
582
PLAINTS AND PROTESTATIONS
583
To Lesbia
588
Love me or Not
589
Song O do not wanton with those
592
The Message
593
Persuasions to Enjoy 1 hontasy
598
How Can the Heart forget Her Francis Davison
600
To Althea from Prison Richard Lovelace
606
Mors et Vita Samuel Waddington 3422
611
Song Come Celia lets agree
612
Song
615
O Nancy wilt Thou go with Me Thomas Percy
618
The Friar of Orders Gray
619
A Reason Fair to Fill my Glass Charles Morris 1997
621
Take back the Virgin Page Thomas Moore
623
Reveillé
625
last
627
My Share of the World Alice Furlong
630
The Higher Pantheism
634
When You are Old William Butler Years
637
A LeaveTaking
645
Love Thee
651
What Riches Have You George Sanlayana 2907
652
Sparkling and Bright
655
My Road
657
That Day You Came Lizelle Woodworth Reese 600
661
Wild Wishes
664
Gloucester Moors
668
Be Ye in Love with AprilTide Clinton Scollard
670
Be Ye in Love with AprilTide Clinton Scollard
671
Lascelles Abercrombie 3368
675
Heart of my Heart
676
Amélie Rives
677
Harriet Monroe 2573
681
MY LADYS LIPS
682
Take O Take Those Lips Away John Fletcher
683
The RazorSeller
686
An Ode on the Unveiling of the Shaw
687
I Fear Thy Kisses Gentle Maiden Percy Bysshe Shelley
688
Song The moths kiss first Robert Browning
689
509
690
Columbus
693
AT HER WINDOW
694
Row Gently liere
700
Care
702
Come into the Garden Maud Alfred Tennyson
708
The Widows Mite
709
Serenade Richard Middleton
714
Lost but Found
721
I Asked My Fair One Happy Day Samuel Taylor Coleridge
726
Where Be You Going You Devon
732
Wouldnt You Like to Know John Godfrey Saxe
735
Growing
742
Marriage and the Care Ot Robert Lochore
749
Kitty of Coleraine
755
God Save Elizabeth
758
Patrick R Chalmers
761
A Ballad Upon a Wedding John Suckling
767
The Lass o Gowrie Carolina Nairne
773
The Battle of Naseby Thomas Babinglon Macaulay 2392
774
The Lovers
778
The Pretty Girl of Loch Dan Samuel Ferguson
779
Jock of Hazeldean
786
Alice Brand
787
Mabel in New Hampshire James Thomas Fields
793
On the Late Massacre in Piedmont John Milton 2404
794
Riding Down
799
Hymn of
801
The Lamentable Ballad of the Bloody
802
The Prime of Life
805
Song Follow a shadow it still flies
811
Deservings
813
Ingrateful Beauty Threatened Thomas Carew
817
Wishes to His Supposed Mistress Richard Crashaw
824
Lovewells Fight
829
Song of Thyrsis
830
A Little Work
831
Andrea del Sarto
839
The Three Warnings
846
500
847
My Last Duchess Robert Browning
848
When the Most is Said
849
The Odyssey
850
Justine You Love me Not John Godfrey Saxe
854
Enamored Architect of Airy
856
The Betrothed Rudyard Kipling
860
The Greyhorse Troop Robert W Chambers 2291
862
Unknown
863
Well go no More a Roving George Gordon Byron
866
A Little While
869
A Place in Thy Memory Gerald Griffin
872
Motber and Poet
873
Youth and
880
Never the Time and the Place Robert Browning
886
Song I saw the days white rap
892
The Nymphs Song to Hylas William Morris
895
Gifts
899
Rondel Algernon Charles Swinburne
902
Senset Wings
904
La Grisette
909
Bill and
910
Frances Cochrane
916
Fantaisie
920
Midsummer Ella Wheeler Wilcox
922
Herbert Trench
928
Into the Twilight
929
Cui Bono
955
The Sealands 0
958
The Flowers Name
964
My Playmate John Greenleaf Whitlicr
972
William Morris
978
Parting
984
Nancy Dawson
988
Failures
992
Stanton
994
Alfred Noyes
1000
Mutability
1002
John Keats
1006
A Ballad of Heroes Austin Dobson 2304
1010
Harriet Prescott Spofford
1012
O that Twere Possible May Kendall
1016
Left Behind
1020
To HerUnspoken Amelia Josephine Burr
1029
LEnvoi
1034
Little Wild Baby
1035
Airly Beacon
1040
Envoy from Songs from Vaga
1041
8
1044
A Rose Will Fade Doro Sigerson Shorier
1048
The PassionFlower Margaret Fuller
1054
Highland Mas Song from Ćlla
1060
The Churchyard on the Sands Lord de Tabley
1067
The Raven
1070
Out Where the West Begins Arthur Chapman 2574
1076
Song Earl March looked on
1077
heart
1083
Comrades
1091
Sir Galahad
1093
De Gustibus
1095
At the Crossroads
1097
Good Tidings of Great Joy to
1100
A Little Parable
1103
The Bells
1105
Englands Dead
1112
The Dying Lover
1114
Rouge Bouquet
1124
Above Salerno Adur
1130
To Song
1132
Rupert Brooke
1138
Victory Bells
1139
The GoodMorrow
1142
The LotosEaters
1143
The Dove
1144
Song For me the jasmine buds
1148
Sorte DArthur
1152
Love among the Ruins
1154
The Two Mysteries
1157
Mary Beatons Song Algernon Charles Swinburne
1160
Living Waters
1163
Nocturne Amelia Josephine
1166
St Agnes
1169
Yes
1172
The Lady of Shalott
1174
The Good Great Man Samuel 1 aylor
1176
The Twins
1183
The Kiss
1194
The Whisperers
1195
Holy Matrimony John Keble
1197
Hed Nothing but His Violin Mary Kyle Dallas I 202
1203
Glenkindie
1204
It Thou Wert by My Side
1209
Providence
1210
Margaret to Dolcino
1215
Mr Finneys Turnip
1216
Dont be Sorrowful Darling Rembrandt Peale I 220
1221
Conscience
1225
The Exequy
1228
Lial
1233
Sonnets from Astrophel and Stella Philip Sidney
1235
Jesus the Carpenter Catharine C Liddell
1238
The Flight
1240
Sonnets from Idea
1242
Alexis Here She Stayed William Drummond
1252
Human Frailty
1254
Sonnets from The House of Life Dante Gabriel Russctti
1260
Renouncement
1263
Love in the Winds Richard Hovey
1269
The Starry Host
1273
Sonnets from Sonnets from
1276
Venice
1279
One Word More Robert Browning
1284
The Crowing of the Red Cock Emma Lazarus 3254
1289
The World is too Much With Us William Wordsworth
1292
To Autumn
1293
Battle of the Baltic
1295
Great Nature is an Army Gay Richard Walson Gilder
1298
Song When daisies pied and violets
1299
Renascence
1302
DAWN AND DARK
1305
The Aztec City
1309
Sunrise on Mansfield Mountain Alice Brown
1311
Hora Christi
1312
This is My Hour
1318
Song to the Evening Star Thomas Campbell
1319
Hymn to the Night Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
1327
Spinning
1329
Song The years at the spring Robert Browning
1333
Stanzas Where forlorn sunsets flare
1334
On the Extinction of the Venetian
1335
Somebodys Darling
1338
The Spring Returns Charles Leonard Moore
1339
Bacchus
1341
Blest Be the Tie that Binds John Fawcell 3801
1343
Little Giffen
1345
The Meadows in Spring
1346
al
1348
The Land Which No
1350
Written in March William Wordsworth
1352
The Chambered Nautilus Oliver Wendell Holmes 2013
1354
Nearer to Thee
1357
On May Morning John Milton
1358
Said Opie Read
1360
The Sun Rises Bright in France Allan Cunningham
1369
Harvest
1370
Ode to the West Wind Percy Bysshe Shelley
1378
November
1384
The Fighting Téméraire Henry Nezbolt 2444
1389
Snow
1390
Death
1395
Dirge for the Year Percy Bysshe Shelley
1396
The Idler
1403
To the Willowtree Robert Herr
1406
Home
1408
1802
1410
Of an Orchard
1414
The Cataract of Lodore Robert Southey
1420
The Hills of Rest
1423
Canadian BoatSong
1426
Hemlock Mountain
1436
The Deserted Village
1438
Summer Invocation
1443
PAGE
1445
A Garden Song
1449
The Common Street
1453
Unguarded
1455
Seaweed
1460
Green Things Growing Dinah Maria Mulock Craik
1461
America
1463
Heroes
1464
The Valor of Ben Milam Clinton Scollard 2457
1465
White Azaleas Harriet McEwen Kimball
1468
To Daffodils
1474
The Great Voices
1478
To the Dandelion
1481
A Song the Grass Sings Charles G Blanden
1488
Mother England
1493
The Morning Glory
1494
A Rose
1500
A Mighty Fortress is Our God Frederick Henry Hedge 3806
1501
We are Brethren a Robert Nicoll 3035
1503
GODS CREATURES
1507
Onward Christian Soldiers Sabine BaringGould 3814
1510
The Snail
1514
Ye Mariners of England Thomas Campbell 2233
1517
The Blood Horse
1520
England My England
1527
Robert of Lincoln
1528
The Hawkbit
1539
The Village Blacksmith Henry Wadsworth Longfellow 2916
1544
O Nightingale Thou Surely Art William Wordsworth
1545
To the Nightingale John Milton 3551
1551
Whither is Gone the Wisdom
1555
To an Oriole
1557
A Dirge
1558
Constancy
1561
The Only
1563
To a Skylark
1565
Itylus Algernon Charles Swinburne
1578
Song I make my shroud Adelaide Crapsey 3478
1579
THE
1584
The Sin of Omission Margaret Sangster 2926
1585
Young Windebank
1586
The Prisoner of Chillon George Goraon pyron 32
1588
Gnosis
1590
Hastings Mill
1591
The Well of St Keyne Robert Southey 2114
1592
In Our Boat
1597
The Long White Seam Jean Ingelow
1614
Dirge
1616
The Ballad of Keith of Ravelston Sydney Dobcll 2736
1617
The Fishers Widow
1622
Tom Bowling
1628
Solitude
1635
The Churchyard
1640
The Retirement
1641
The Midges Dance Aboon the Burn Robert Tannahill
1652
A Runnable Stag John Davidson
1661
WANDERLUST
1667
An English Mother
1673
In City Streets Ada Smilh
1674
Ave Imperatrix Oscar Wilde
1679
A Maine Trail
1681
The Recessional
1682
A Vagabond Song
1689
The Cavaliers Escape Waller Thornbury 2742
1692
The Wearin o the Green
1693
The Joys of the Road Bliss Carman 1094
1696
Song Something calls and whispers Georgiana Goddard King
1703
Forward
1706
THE KINDLY MUSE
1709
Faithless Nelly Gray
1714
The Muses
1720
Chivalry at a Discount Edward Filzgerald
1724
My Mistresss Boots Frederick LockerLampson
1730
A Terrible Iniant
1736
Contentment
1743
Thalia
1750
The EightDay Clock Alfred Cochrane
1756
Jog On Jog On William Shakespeare 2978
1757
To a Pair of Egyptian Slippers Edwin Arnold
1762
After Death in Arabia
1764
Nell Gwynnes LookingGlass Laman Blanchard
1768
The Ladies of St Jamess Austin Dobson
1775
cure
1776
On a
1781
Sonnet
1782
Vain Virtues Dant
1784
Hans Breitmanns Party Charles Godfrey Lcland
1787
Chiffons
1788
Clay
1789
The Queens Song
1790
A Pitcher of Mignonette Henry Cuyler Burner
1796
Evolution
1802
Gods Will
1806
A Letter of Advice
1809
A Dead Letter
1816
On the Death of a Favorite
1823
Should Die Tonight Arabella Eugenia Smith 3037
1824
Antony to Cleopatra William Haines Lyile 2346
1826
My Last Terrier
1829
He Fell Among Thieves Henry Newbull 2797
1830
THE BARB OF SATIRE
1835
De Brevitate Vitć
1836
The Ballad of Father Gilligan William Buller Yrals 2803
1837
Darius Green and his FlyingMachine John Townsend Trowbridge 2163
1839
The Marquis of Carabas
1843
Kaiser
1849
The Friend of Humanity and
1856
The Worlds Way Thomas Bailey Aldrich
1860
Invention
1861
Be True
1862
At a Cowboy Dance James Barton Adams 2187
1867
All Saints
1868
Charlie is My Darling Unknown 2273
1871
The Deacons Masterpiece Oliver Wendell
1874
Character of the Happy Warrior William Wordsworth 2035
1879
The Maiden and the Lily John Fraser
1880
The Good
1883
The Vase
1886
Man and the Ascidian
1895
No Fault in Women Robert Herrick
1901
The Woman with the Serpents
1908
The Ballad of East and West Rudyard Kipling 2830
1914
A Bakers Duzzen uv Wize Sawz Eduard Rowland Sill
1915
The Character of a Happy Life Honry W otion
1918
THE MIMICS
1921
Twas Ever Thus Henry Sambrooke Leigh
1930
The Willowtree
1936
Bingen on the Rhine Caroline Elizabeth Sarah Nor
1941
After Dilletante Concetti
1943
Nubia
1948
The Modern Hiawatha George A Strong
1950
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