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By: Andrew B. Paterson (1864-1941)

Book cover Rio Grande's Last Race & Other Verses

By: Charles William Eliot (1834-1926)

Book cover The Harvard Classics, Volume 49, Epic and Saga With Introductions And Notes

MANUAL OF SURGERY, OXFORD MEDICAL PUBLICATIONSBY ALEXIS THOMSON, F.R.C.S.Ed.PREFACE TO SIXTH EDITION Much has happened since this Manual was last revised, and many surgical lessons have been learned in the hard school of war. Some may yet have to be unlearned, and others have but little bearing on the problems presented to the civilian surgeon. Save in its broadest principles, the surgery of warfare is a thing apart from the general surgery of civil life, and the exhaustive literature now available on every aspect of it makes it unnecessary that it should receive detailed consideration in a manual for students...

By: Harrison S. Morris (1856-1948)

Book cover In the Yule-Log Glow, Book I Christmas Tales from 'Round the World
Book cover In The Yule-Log Glow—Book 3 Christmas Poems from 'round the World
Book cover In the Yule-Log Glow, Book II Christmas Tales from 'Round the World

By: Christina Rossetti (1830-1894)

Book cover Long Ago

LibriVox volunteers bring you 12 recordings of Long Ago by Christina G. Rossetti. This was the Weekly Poetry project for December 9, 2012.Christina Georgina Rossetti (5 December 1830 – 29 December 1894) was an English poet who wrote a variety of romantic, devotional, and children's poems. She is perhaps best known for her long poem Goblin Market, her love poem Remember, and for the words of the Christmas carol In the Bleak Midwinter.

By: Sebastian Brant (1458-1521)

Book cover The Ship of Fools, Volume 1

By: Hezekiah Butterworth (1839-1905)

Book cover The Story of the Hymns and Tunes

By: Francesco Petrarca (1304-1374)

Book cover The Sonnets, Triumphs, and Other Poems of Petrarch

By: William Cullen Bryant (1794-1878)

Book cover Journey of Life

LibriVox volunteers bring you 14 recordings of The Journey of Life by William Cullen Bryant. This was the Weekly Poetry project for December 23, 2012.William Cullen Bryant was an American romantic poet, journalist, and long-time editor of the New York Evening Post. His poetry has been described as being "of a thoughtful, meditative character, and makes but slight appeal to the mass of readers." (

Book cover Midsummer

LibriVox volunteers bring you 14 recordings of Midsummer by William Cullen Bryant. This was the Weekly Poetry project for June 23, 2013.This poem taken from the Poetical Works of William Cullen Bryant, Household Edition.

By: Edgar A. Guest (1881-1959)

Book cover All That Matters

A collection of poems about life. Written in an easy and interesting style this book includes poems about many parts of family life, motherhood, babies, dads, and youth. None of them long, they focus the listener on the blessings of life.

Book cover A Heap O' Livin'
Book cover Just Folks
Book cover Over Here
Book cover When Day is Done

By: Katharine Pyle (1863-1938)

Book cover Careless Jane and Other Tales

By: Friedrich de la Motte Fouqué (1777-1843)

Book cover Sintram and His Companions

Friedrich de la Motte Fouque, also the author of Undine, was a German Romantic writer whose stories were filled with knights, damsels in distress, evil enchantments, and the struggle of good against overpowering evil. 'My strength is as the strength of ten, Because my heart is pure.' Fouque blends the Romantic love for nature and ancient chivalry while telling a powerful story about a young man who yearns for that which he can never attain.

By: Vita Sackville-West (1892-1962)

Book cover Poems of West and East

Victoria Mary Sackville-West, The Hon Lady Nicolson, best known as Vita Sackville-West, was an English author and poet. Her long narrative poem, The Land, won the Hawthornden Prize in 1927. She won it again, becoming the only writer to do so, in 1933 with her Collected Poems. She helped create her own gardens in Sissinghurst, Kent, which provide the backdrop to Sissinghurst Castle. She was famous for her exuberant aristocratic life, her strong marriage, and her passionate affair with novelist Virginia Woolf. Poems of West and East is a short collection of her early work, which was published in 1917. (Summary by Wikipedia and Elizabeth Klett)

By: Joseph Crosby Lincoln (1870-1944)

Book cover Cape Cod Ballads, and Other Verse

By: Apollonius Rhodius (3rd Cent. -3rd Cent.)

Book cover Argonautica

The story of how Jason and a group of famous heroes of Greece took to sea in the Argos has been told many times, before and after Apollonius of Rhodes, wrote his Argonautica, in the 3rd century b.C.. It is not only the oldest full version of the tale to arrive to our days, but also the only extant example of Hellenistic epic. This was already a popular myth by the times of Apollonius, who makes the story of how Jason and the Argonauts sail to Colchis in search of the Golden Fleece, and have to go through a lot of adventures to fulfill their task, a mix of simple narrative and scholarly catalog. The Argonautica had a deep impact on European literature as a whole.

By: S. Griswold (Sylvanus Griswold) Morley (1878-1970)

Book cover Modern Spanish Lyrics

By: C. J. (Clarence James) Dennis (1876-1938)

Book cover Digger Smith

By: Daniel Bussier Shumway (1868-)

Book cover The Nibelungenlied

By: Marietta Holley (1836-1926)

Book cover Poems

This is a collection of poems by Marietta Holley, better known as Josiah Allen's Wife.

By: Clara M. Beede

Clear Crystals by Clara M. Beede Clear Crystals

Book of 31 short poems dedicated to Soldierboys.

By: Charles George Douglas Roberts (1860-1943)

Book cover In Divers Tones

By: Richard Le Gallienne (1866-1947)

Book cover The Silk-Hat Soldier And Other Poems in War Time
Book cover A Jongleur Strayed Verses on Love and Other Matters Sacred and Profane

By: Frank Sidgwick (1879-1939)

Book cover Ballads of Robin Hood and other Outlaws Popular Ballads of the Olden Times - Fourth Series

By: Alice Christiana Thompson Meynell (1847-1922)

Book cover Flower of the Mind
Book cover A Father of Women and other poems
Book cover Poems

By: Alice Meynell (1847-1922)

Book cover Fold

Alice Christiana Gertrude Meynell was an English writer, editor, critic, and suffragist, now remembered mainly as a poet. At the end of the 19th century, in conjunction with uprisings against the British (among them the Indians', the Zulus', the Boxer Rebellion, and the Muslim revolt led by Muhammad Ahmed in the Sudan), many European scholars, writers, and artists, began to question Europe's colonial imperialism. This led the Meynells and others in their circle to speak out for the oppressed. Alice Meynell was a vice-president of the Women Writers' Suffrage League, founded by Cicely Hamilton and active 1908–19.

By: Robert Bloomfield (1766-1823)

Book cover Rural Tales, Ballads, and Songs

By: Adam L. (Adam Luke) [Editor] Gowans

Book cover The Hundred Best English Poems

By: A. E. (Alfred Edward) Housman (1859-1936)

Book cover Last Poems by A. E. Housman

By: John Gould Fletcher (1886-1950)

Book cover Japanese Prints

By: Charles H. Bennett (1829-1867)

Book cover The Nine Lives of A Cat A Tale of Wonder

By: A. H. (Arthur Henry) Bullen (1857-1920)

Book cover Lyrics from the Song-Books of the Elizabethan Age

By: John Oxenham (1852-1941)

Book cover Bees in Amber A Little Book of Thoughtful Verse
Book cover 'All's Well!'

By: George Crabbe (1754-1832)

Book cover The Library

By: Francis T. Palgrave (1824-1897)

Book cover Golden Treasury of the Best Songs and Lyrical Pieces In the English Language

Palgrave's principal contribution to the development of literary taste was contained in his Golden Treasury of English Songs and Lyrics (1861), an anthology of the best poetry in the language constructed upon a plan sound and spacious, and followed out with a delicacy of feeling which could scarcely be surpassed. This book is a delightful one to listen to with family or friends. You're sure to find something to relate to in these wonderful poems.

By: Elizabeth Anderson

Book cover The Goblins' Christmas

By: Ruth McEnery Stuart (1856-1917)

Book cover Daddy Do-Funny's Wisdom Jingles

By: Giacomo Leopardi (1798-1837)

Book cover Poems of Giacomo Leopardi

This is a volume of poems by Giacomo Leopardi.

By: Francis Thompson (1859-1907)

The Hound of Heaven by Francis Thompson The Hound of Heaven
Book cover Poems
Book cover New Poems
Book cover Sister Songs; an offering to two sisters

By: Stephen Langdon (1876-1937)

Book cover The Epic of Gilgamish A Fragment of the Gilgamish Legend in Old-Babylonian Cuneiform

By: John Hartley (1839-1915)

Book cover Yorkshire Ditties, First Series To Which Is Added The Cream Of Wit And Humour From His Popular Writings
Book cover Yorkshire Lyrics Poems written in the Dialect as Spoken in the West Riding of Yorkshire. To which are added a Selection of Fugitive Verses not in the Dialect
Book cover Yorkshire Ditties, Second Series To which is added The Cream of Wit and Humour from his Popular Writings

By: Thomas James Wise (1859-1937)

Book cover The Return of the Dead and Other Ballads
Book cover Queen Berngerd, The Bard and the Dreams and other ballads
Book cover Alf the Freebooter Little Danneved and Swayne Trost and other Ballads
Book cover Grimmer and Kamper The End of Sivard Snarenswayne and other ballads
Book cover King Diderik and the fight between the Lion and Dragon and other ballads
Book cover The Nightingale, the Valkyrie and Raven and other ballads
Book cover Brown William The Power of the Harp and Other Ballads
Book cover The Brother Avenged and Other Ballads
Book cover Little Engel a ballad with a series of epigrams from the Persian
Book cover Axel Thordson and Fair Valborg a ballad
Book cover The Expedition to Birting's Land and other ballads
Book cover Marsk Stig's Daughters and other Songs and Ballads
Book cover Hafbur and Signe a ballad
Book cover Niels Ebbesen and Germand Gladenswayne two ballads
Book cover Marsk Stig a ballad
Book cover Proud Signild and Other Ballads
Book cover Ermeline a ballad

By: Alice Duer Miller (1874-1942)

Book cover Are Women People? A Book of Rhymes for Suffrage Times

By: George Alfred Townsend (1841-1914)

Book cover Bohemian Days Three American Tales

By: Frances Ellen Watkins Harper (1825-1911)

Book cover Poems

By: Maurice Henry Hewlett (1861-1923)

Book cover Helen Redeemed and Other Poems
Book cover The Village Wife's Lament

By: Fernando António Nogueira Pessoa (1888-1935)

Book cover 35 Sonnets
Book cover Antinous: A Poem

By: Madame (Jeanne-Marie) Leprince de Beaumont (1711-1780)

Book cover Think Before You Speak or, The Three Wishes

By: William Ernest Henley (1849-1903)

Book cover Poems
Book cover Lyra Heroica A Book of Verse for Boys
Book cover Hawthorn and Lavender with Other Verses
Book cover The Song of the Sword and Other Verses

By: Arthur Symons (1865-1945)

Book cover Silhouettes

By: Fanny Kemble (1809-1893)

Book cover Poems

By: Thomas Gray (1716-1771)

Book cover Select Poems of Thomas Gray

By: Madison Julius Cawein (1865-1914)

Book cover Myth and Romance Being a Book of Verses
Book cover An Ode Read August 15, 1907, at the dedication of the monument erected at Gloucester, Massachusetts, in commemoration of the founding of the Massachusetts Bay colony in the year sixteen hundred and twenty-three

By: Madison Cawein (1865-1914)

Book cover September

Librivox volunteers bring you ten readings of September by Madison Cawein. This was the weekly poetry project for the week of September 21st, 2014.

Book cover Don Quixote

Madison Julius Cawein was born in Louisville, Kentucky. After graduating from high school, Cawein worked in a pool hall in Louisville as a cashier in Waddill's New-market, which also served as a gambling house. He worked there for six years, saving his pay so he could return home to write. His output was thirty-six books and 1,500 poems. His writing presented Kentucky scenes in a language echoing Percy Bysshe Shelley and John Keats. He soon earned the nickname the "Keats of Kentucky". Note: In Greek mythology, Hippocrene was the name of a spring on Mt...

Book cover Time and Death and Love

Madison Cawein was a poet from Louisville, Kentucky. His output was thirty-six books and 1,500 poems. His writing earned the nickname the "Keats of Kentucky". This Weekly poem was published in his book "Shapes and Shadows". (1898)

By: Edward Young (1683-1765)

Book cover Young's Night Thoughts With Life, Critical Dissertation and Explanatory Notes
Book cover The Poetical Works of Edward Young, Volume 2

MANUAL OF SURGERY, OXFORD MEDICAL PUBLICATIONSBY ALEXIS THOMSON, F.R.C.S.Ed.PREFACE TO SIXTH EDITION Much has happened since this Manual was last revised, and many surgical lessons have been learned in the hard school of war. Some may yet have to be unlearned, and others have but little bearing on the problems presented to the civilian surgeon. Save in its broadest principles, the surgery of warfare is a thing apart from the general surgery of civil life, and the exhaustive literature now available on every aspect of it makes it unnecessary that it should receive detailed consideration in a manual for students...

By: Frederic W. Moorman (1872-1919)

Book cover Yorkshire Dialect Poems (1673-1915) and traditional poems
Book cover Songs of the Ridings

By: Philip Sidney (1554-1586)

Book cover A Defence of Poesie and Poems

By: Bertha Upton (1849-1912)

Book cover The Adventure of Two Dutch Dolls and a 'Golliwogg'

By: D. H. Lawrence (1885-1930)

Ballad of Another Ophelia by D. H. Lawrence Ballad of Another Ophelia

LibriVox volunteers bring you 16 recordings of the haunting Ballad of Another Ophelia by D. H. Lawrence. This was the Fortnightly Poetry project for March 24, 2013.

By: Nikolaj Velimirović (1880-1956)

Book cover Serbia in Light and Darkness With Preface by the Archbishop of Canterbury, (1916)

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