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C.D. Warner, et al., comp. The Library of the World’s Best Literature.
An Anthology in Thirty Volumes. 1917.

The Book of Songs, Hymns, and Lyrics

Index to Titles

The Abbé’s Dream by Nathan Haskell Dole (1852–1935)
Abide With Me by Henry Francis Lyte (1793–1847)
Abraham Lincoln by Tom Taylor (1817–1880)
Abraham Lincoln Walks at Midnight by Vachel Lindsay (1879–1931)
Accordance by Anne Charlotte Lynch Botta (1815–1891)
Address to the Mummy in Belzoni’s Exhibition by Horace Smith (1779–1849)
Adieu for Evermore—Author Unknown
After Construing by Arthur Christopher Benson (1862–1925)
Aftermath by Herbert Gardner, Lord Burghclere (1846–1921)
After the Ball by Nora Perry (1831–1896)
After the Play by Burton Egbert Stevenson (1872–1962)
After Wings by Sarah Morgan Bryan Piatt (1836–1919)
The Age of Gold by Minot Judson Savage (1841–1918)
Alien by William Carman Roberts (1874–1941)
All on One Side by Harry Romaine
All the Hills and Vales Along” by Charles H. Sorley (1895–1915)
The Almighty Love by Theodore Parker (1810–1860)
Alone in the Fields by Hermann Allmers (1821–1902)
Amaturus by William Johnson Cory (1823–1892)
The American Pantheon by Christopher Pearse Cranch (1813–1892)
Amynta by Sir Gilbert Elliot (1722–1777)
Ancient Gueber Hymn—Author Unknown
André’s Ride by Augustus Henry Beesly (1839–1909)
Annie Laurie by William Douglas of Kirkcudbright (1672?–1748)
An Antique Intaglio by Susan Marr Spalding (1841–1908)
Antony and Cleopatra by William Haines Lytle (1826–1863)
Any Soul to Any Body by William Cosmo Monkhouse (1840–1901)
À Outrance by Robert Cameron Rogers (1862–1912)
The Apparition by Stephen Phillips (1868–1915)
The Apple-Tree by Julia C. R. Dorr (1825–1913)
April in Ireland by Nora Hopper Chesson (1871–1906)
April Weather by Lizette Woodworth Reese (1856–1935)
The Arab Lover to His Mistress—Author Unknown
Are the Children at Home? by Margaret Elizabeth Sangster (1838–1912)
Arnold Winkelried by James Montgomery (1771–1854)
Art Thou Weary? by Saint Stephen the Sabaite (725–796)
Asian Birds by Robert Bridges (1844–1930)
Atalanta by Maurice Thompson (1844–1901)
At the Breach by Sarah Williams (1837–1868)
Auld Robin Gray by Lady Anne (Lindsay) Barnard (1750–1825)
The Auld Stuarts Back Again—Anonymous
Australians to the Front! by John Sandes (1863–1938)
The Avaricious Shepherdess by Charles Rivière Dufresny (1657–1724)
Awake! America by Henry M. Sage (1868–1933)
Awaking by Gertrude Bloede (Stuart Sterne) (1845–1905)
Bacchus by Frank Dempster Sherman (1860–1916)
Ballad of a Bridal by Edith (Nesbit) Bland (1858–1924)
A Ballad of Deathless Dons by Wilfrid Blair (1889–1968)
The Ballad of the Boat by Richard Garnett (1835–1906)
The Ballad of the Brides of Quair by Isa Craig Knox (1831–1881)
The Ballad of the Common Folk by Théodore de Banville (1823–1891)
The Banner of the Jew by Emma Lazarus (1849–1887)
Barbara Allen’s Cruelty—Author Unknown
The Bather by Mary Ashley Townsend (1836–1901)
The Bedouin-Child by Theodore Watts-Dunton (1832–1914)
Before and After the Flower-Birth by Philip Bourke Marston (1850–1887)
Before the Declaration of War by Amy Lowell (1874–1925)
Begone, Dull Care—Author Unknown
Belgium the Bar-lass by Agnes Mary Frances Duclaux (Robinson-Darmesteter) (1857–1944)
Ben Bolt by Thomas Dunn English (1819–1902)
Benedicite by Anna Callender Brackett (1836–1911)
A Benedictine Garden by Alice Brown (1857–1948)
Betsey and I Are Out by Will Carleton (1845–1912)
Beware by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807–1882)
From ‘Bhang U Badeh’ by Foozooli
Binnorie—Author Unknown
Bird Song from ‘Alexander and Campaspe’ by John Lyly (1555?–1606)
The Bivouac of the Dead by Theodore O’Hara (1820–1867)
The Blackberry Farm by John James Piatt (1835–1917)
The Blackbird’s Song by Henry Kingsley (1830–1876)
The Blue and the Gray by Francis Miles Finch (1827–1907)
Body and Soul by Emma Huntington Nason (1845–1921)
Bonaventura by Ellen Frances Terry Johnson
A Book-Lover’s Apologia by Harriette C. S. Buckham
The Book-Stall by Clinton Scollard (1860–1932)
Bos’n Hill by John Albee (1833–1915)
The Boy Van Dyck by Margaret Junkin Preston (1820–1897)
The Bramble Flower by Ebenezer Elliott (1781–1849)
Brant to the Indians by Guy Humphrey McMaster (1829–1887)
The Brave Old Oak by Henry Fothergill Chorley (1808–1872)
The Bridal of Andalla—Author Unknown
Bringing Our Sheaves with Us by Elizabeth Akers Allen (1832–1911)
Bring Me Word How Tall She Is” by Dora Greenwell (1821–1882)
The Brookside by Richard Monckton Milnes, Lord Houghton (1809–1885)
Bruce and the Spider by Bernard Barton (1784–1849)
The Burial of Moses by Cecil Frances Alexander (1818–1895)
The Burial of Sir John Moore by Charles Wolfe (1791–1823)
A Burmese Parable by Frances Laughton Mace (1836–1899)
Busy, Curious, Thirsty Fly by Vincent Bourne (1695–1747)
Cages and Rhymes by Karl Knortz (1841–1918)
Canadians by Will H. Ogilvie (1869–1963)
Can Find Out God?” by Eliza Scudder (1821–1896)
The Captain in Love—Author Unknown
Carcassonne by Gustave Nadaud (1820–1893)
Carlyle and Emerson by Montgomery Schuyler (1843–1914)
Carmen by Madison Cawein (1865–1914)
Cast Not Pearls Before Swine by Rahiki, of Constantinople
The Cause of the South by Abram Joseph Ryan (1838–1886)
The Cavalier’s Escape by George Walter Thornbury (1828–1876)
Character of a Happy Life by Sir Henry Wotton (1568–1639)
Chopin by Emma Lazarus (1849–1887)
Christmas Hymn by Nahum Tate (1652–1715)
From ‘Christmas Night in the Quarters’ by Irwin Russell (1853–1879)
The Chrysalis of a Bookworm by Maurice Francis Egan (1852–1924)
Cinderella by Dora Read Goodale (1866–1953)
A Cinque Port by John Davidson (1857–1909)
Circe by Augusta Webster (1837–1894)
The Circuit Preacher by George Alfred Townsend (1841–1914)
A Citizen of Cosmopolis by Elizabeth Pullen
Civil War by Charles Dawson Shanly (1811–1875)
The Cloister by Lydia Maria Child (1802–1880)
The Closing Doors by Fiona MacLeod (William Sharp) (1855–1905)
The Clown’s Song—Author Unknown
Clytia by Annie Adams Fields (1834–1915)
Combatants by Florence Earle Coates (1850–1927)
Come Back, Dear Days by Louise Chandler Moulton (1835–1908)
Come Ye Disconsolate by Thomas Moore (1779–1852)
The Comforter by Annie Adams Fields (1834–1915)
A Conquest by Walter Herries Pollock (1850–1926)
Conscience by Florence Earle Coates (1850–1927)
Conscience and Remorse by Paul Laurence Dunbar (1872–1906)
Contrasts by Richard Burton (1861–1940)
Country Loves—Author Unknown
The Cowboy by John Antrobus (1831–1907)
The Cranes of Ibycus by Emma Lazarus (1849–1887)
Critic and Poet by Emma Lazarus (1849–1887)
Crocuses at Nottingham—Anonymous
The Cross by the Way—Mediæval Breton
Cross of Gold by David Gray (1836–1888)
The Crowing of the Red Cock by Emma Lazarus (1849–1887)
The Crystal Fountain—From Punch
Cupid’s Curse by George Peele (1556–1596)
Curfew Must Not Ring To-night by Rose Hartwick Thorpe (1850–1939)
A Dancer by Ernest McGaffey (b. 1861)
A Danish Barrow by Francis Turner Palgrave (1824–1897)
Dark Aspect and Prospect by Abdulkerim
The Day After the Betrothal by Eva L. Ogden Lambert
The Dead by Violet Gillespie
The Dead Mother by Robert Buchanan (1841–1901)
Dead Sea Fruit by Hudayi II., of Anatolia
The Dead Solomon by John Aylmer Dorgan (1836–1867)
Death an Epicurean by Jean Wright
A Death-Bed by James Aldrich (1810–1856)
Death Better Than Poverty—Author Unknown
Death the Leveler by James Shirley (1596–1666)
The Dedication of a Church by Andrews Norton (1786–1853)
Defiance by Annie Adams Fields (1834–1915)
Delay by Frances Louisa Bushnell (1834–1899)
Departure by William Cranston Lawton (1853–1941)
The Departure for Syria by Alexandre, Comte de Laborde (1773–1842)
De Profundis by Henry Williams Baker (1821–1877)
Description of Morning by Lamii (Mohammed Ben Osman Ben Ali Nakkash)
Detachment—Author Unknown
Dies Iræ by Thomas à Celano (c. 1200–c. 1265)
Dies Iræ—Author Unknown
Differences by Charles Mackay (1814–1889)
Disappointment by Maria Gowen Brooks (Maria del Occidente) (1794?–1845)
A Discovery by Menella Bute Smedley (1820–1877)
Dollie by Samuel Minturn Peck (1854–1938)
Doris: A Pastoral by Arthur Joseph Munby (1828–1910)
Dorothy by Charles Henry Phelps (1853–1933)
Doubt—Author Unknown
From ‘Down the Bayou’ by Mary Ashley Townsend (1836–1901)
The Dowry—Author Unknown
The Draft Riot by Charles de Kay (1848–1935)
Drake’s Drum by Sir Henry John Newbolt (1862–1938)
Dream-Peddlery by Thomas Lovell Beddoes (1803–1849)
Drift by George Arnold (1834–1865)
From ‘Dunstan; or the Politician’ by Robert Buchanan (1841–1901)
Duty by Ellen Sturgis Hooper (1812–1848)
Early Spring by Anna Callender Brackett (1836–1911)
The Earth and Man by Stopford Augustus Brooke (1832–1916)
An East-Indian Song by William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)
Effects of Laziness by Lamii (Mohammed Ben Osman Ben Ali Nakkash)
Eily Considine by Robert William Chambers (1865–1933)
Ellen Terry’s Beatrice by Helen Gray Cone (1859–1934)
England’s Dead by Frank Taylor
An English Soldier’s Testament by Eliot Crawshay-Williams (1879–1962)
Ephemeron by Rosamund Marriott Watson (1860–1911)
Epigram: ‘Get silver ice’ by Lamii (Mohammed Ben Osman Ben Ali Nakkash)
Epigram to a Friend who had Invited the Author to Supper, and Read to Him a Book of his Ghazels by Djeseri Kasim-Pasha, surnamed Safi, or The Speckless
Epigram to Yusuf Ben Ali Ben Yacoob by Scheichi II., surnamed Djaghidshurdshi
Evening Hymn by Chandler Robbins (1810–1882)
Evening Song by John Vance Cheney (1848–1922)
Every Year by Albert Pike (1809–1891)
An Experience and a Moral by Frederick Swartwout Cozzens (1818–1869)
Fair Helen—Author Unknown
The Fairy Nurse by Edward Walsh (1805–1850)
The Fairy Queen—Author Unknown
The Fairy Queen Sleeping by Letitia Elizabeth Landon (1802–1838)
Faith by William Henry Hurlburt (1827–1895)
Faith and a Heart by John Lancaster Spalding (1840–1916)
Faith and Hope by Sir Robert Grant (1779–1838)
Faithful Friends by Richard Barnfield (1574–1627)
Farewell, Earth’s Bliss by Thomas Nashe (1567–1601)
A Farewell to the Vanities of the World—Anonymous
Fate by Susan Marr Spalding (1841–1908)
The Father by Wilfrid Wilson Gibson (1878–1962)
Father Gilligan by William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)
The First Battle of Ypres by Margaret L. Woods (1856–1945)
The Fisher-Lad by J. A. Nicklin
The Five Double U’s—Author Unknown
Flammantis Mœnia Mundi by Annie Adams Fields (1834–1915)
The Fleets by M. G. Meugens
The Flight of the Crows by Emily Pauline Johnson (1861–1913)
The Flower of Beauty by George Darley (1795–1846)
Flower of the World by Robert Buchanan (1841–1901)
Fohi’s Retribution by Joel Benton (1832–1911)
The Folk of the Air by William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)
The Fools’ Waltz by Helen Thayer Hutcheson (1860–1886)
For a November Birthday by George Meason Whicher (1860–1937)
For Divine Strength by Samuel Johnson (1822–1882)
A Forecast by Archibald Lampman (1861–1899)
Form Fours” by Frank Sidgwick (1879–1939)
The Fountain of Tears by Arthur William Edgar O’Shaughnessy (1844–1881)
Freedom of the Mind by William Lloyd Garrison (1805–1879)
From a Flemish Graveyard by Iolo Aneurin Williams (1890–1962)
The Frontier by Lloyd Mifflin (1846–1921)
Fronti Nulla Fides—Author Unknown
The Frost by Hannah Flagg Gould (1789–1865)
Fulfillment by William Augustus Muhlenberg (1796–1877)
Full Many a Flower is Born to Blush Unseen”—Author Unknown
From the ‘Garland of Questions and Answers’—Author Unknown
The Gate of Heaven—Author Unknown
Gaudeamus Igitur—Mediæval Latin Student Songs
Ghazel and Song by Abdallah Nihauni
Ghazel: The World by Kemal-oomi
The Gift by Hugh Rex Freston (1891–1916)
Gifts by Emma Lazarus (1849–1887)
Give Me the Old by Robert Hinckley Messinger (1811–1874)
Glee by T. M. Dovaston
Glenlogie by Scottish Minstrelsy
God by Gavrila Derzhavin (1743–1816)
God With Us by Nathaniel Langdon Frothingham (1793–1870)
The Golden Girdle—Author Unknown
The Golden Sunset by Samuel Longfellow (1819–1892)
Gracie Og Machree by John Keegan Casey (1846–1870)
The Great Bell Roland by Theodore Tilton (1835–1907)
The Great Breath by “A. E.” (George William Russell) (1867–1935)
[Greek]—Author Unknown
A Greeting by Sarah Chauncey Woolsey (Susan Coolidge) (1835–1905)
Greeting by Samuel Longfellow (1819–1892)
The Guest—From Christ Church MS.
The Guest by Harriet McEwen Kimball (1834–1917)
The Guide-Post by Johann Peter Hebel (1760–1826)
The Hadley Weathercock by Julia Taft Bayne (1845–1933)
Hail, Columbia! by Joseph Hopkinson (1770–1842)
Hands all Round by Alfred, Lord Tennyson (1809–1892)
Hannah Binding Shoes by Lucy Larcom (1826–1893)
Hans Breitmann’s Party by Charles Godfrey Leland (1824–1903)
Haroun-Al-Rashid and the Dust by Lamii (Mohammed Ben Osman Ben Ali Nakkash)
A Harrow Grave in Flanders by Robert Offley Ashburton Crewe-Milnes, Marquess of Crewe (1858–1945)
The Haste of Love by Martin Opitz (1597–1639)
The Haymakers’ Song by Alfred Austin (1835–1913)
The Heart of a Song by George Parsons Lathrop (1851–1898)
The Heath-Cock by William Nicholson
Heaven, O Lord, I Cannot Lose by Edna Dean Proctor (1829–1923)
He Bringeth Them unto Their Desired Haven” by Lewis Frank Tooker (1855–1925)
Helena by Annie Adams Fields (1834–1915)
Helen Keller by Edmund Clarence Stedman (1833–1908)
The Helmsman by Mark Antony De Wolfe Howe (1864–1960)
Help Thou My Unbelief by Louise Chandler Moulton (1835–1908)
Her “Allowance!” by Lillian Gard
Her Creed by Sarah Knowles Bolton (1841–1916)
Here: and There by Francis William Bourdillon (1852–1921)
Hermione by Robert Buchanan (1841–1901)
Hesperus Sings by Thomas Lovell Beddoes (1803–1849)
Hide and Seek by Saxon
The Highway by Louise Betts Edwards
His Footsteps by Henry Augustin Beers (1847–1926)
His Only Way by Habberton Lulham
His Way by Eva L. Ogden
Hold, Poets! by Richard S. Spofford
Home, Sweet Home by John Howard Payne (1791–1852)
The Hope of the Heterodox by John Stuart Blackie (1809–1895)
Horizons by Frances Louisa Bushnell (1834–1899)
The House of Hate by Helen Gray Cone (1859–1934)
The House of the Trees by Ethelwyn Wetherald (1857–1940)
How Betsey and I Made Up by Will Carleton (1845–1912)
How Persimmons Took Care ob der Baby by Elizabeth Williams Champney (1850–1922)
How to Love by Elizabeth (Bessie) Chandler Parker (b. 1856)
The Hungry Sea by Frances Freeling Broderip (1830–1878)
Hymn and Prayer by James Freeman Clarke (1810–1888)
If Doughty Deeds” by Robert Graham of Gartmore (1735–1797)
If I Could Only Write by Ramón de Campoamor (1817–1901)
If I Have Sinned” by Hartley Coleridge (1796–1849)
If I Should Die To-night by Arabella (Belle) Eugenie Smith (1844–1916)
If Love Were Not by Florence Earle Coates (1850–1927)
If Spirits Walk” by Sophie Jewett (Ellen Burroughs) (1861–1909)
If We Had the Time by Richard Burton (1861–1940)
I Have a Rendezvous with Death by Alan Seeger (1888–1916)
I Have Loved Flowers that Fade”—Author Unknown
I Have No Ring” by Bernard Gilbert (1882–1927)
I Hold Still by Julius Sturm (1816–1896)
I Love to Steal Awhile Away by Phoebe (Hinsdale) Brown (1783–1861)
Immanence by Anna Callender Brackett (1836–1911)
In a Rose-Garden by John Bennett (1865–1956)
Indian Maid’s War Song by Nada-Wossi (Canada) Poem
An Indian Narcissus—Author Unknown
The Indian’s Death Song by Anne Hunter (1742–1821)
Indian Summer by Alice Wellington Rollins (1847–1897)
Indian Summer by Emily Dickinson (1830–1886)
The Indwelling God by Frederick Lucian Hosmer (1840–1929)
In Flanders Fields by John McCrae (1872–1918)
In Green Old Gardens by Mary M. Singleton (‘Violet Fane’) (1843–1905)
In Imagine Pertransit Homo by Thomas Campion (1567–1620)
In Littles by William Channing Gannett (1840–1923)
In Springtide by Sir Lewis Morris (1833–1907)
In the Dark, in the Dew by Mary Newmarch Prescott (1849–1888)
In the Docks by Louise Imogen Guiney (1861–1920)
Into Battle by Julian Grenfell (1888–1915)
In Usum Delphini by George Meason Whicher (1860–1937)
Invocation—Author Unknown
Irish Lullaby by Alfred Perceval Graves (1846–1931)
It is All One in the Turkish by Shermidededeh
Its Ain Drap o’ Dew by James Ballantine (1808–1877)
It’s Hame, and It’s Hame” by Allan Cunningham (1784–1842)
I Were But Little Happy if I Could Say How Much”—Author Unknown
I Wonder by Cora Fabbri (1871–1892)
I Would not Live Alway” by William Augustus Muhlenberg (1796–1877)
The Jacobites’ Club by George Walter Thornbury (1828–1876)
Jesus the Carpenter by Christina Catherine Fraser-Tytler (Mrs. Edward Liddell) (b. 1848)
The Jewish Conscript by Florence Kiper Frank (1885–1976)
Jonah’s Voyage in the Whale—Author Unknown
The Judgment by Dora Read Goodale (1866–1953)
June in London by Norman Gale (1862–1942)
Just a Multitude of Curls by Cora Fabbri (1871–1892)
Justice by Charles Francis Richardson (1851–1913)
Just My Luck—Author Unknown
Kathleen Mavourneen by Louisa McCartney Crawford (1790–1858)
The Kearsarge by James Jeffrey Roche (1847–1908)
A King in Egypt by Helen Thayer Hutcheson (1860–1886)
The King of Denmark’s Ride by Caroline Elizabeth Sarah (Sheridan) Norton (1808–1877)
Kitchener by X.
Kitchener’s March by Amelia Josephine Burr (1878–1968)
Kulnasatz, My Reindeer by Author and Translator Unknown
The Lady Blanche by Alexander Smith (1830–1867)
The Ladye Love by George Montgomery Davie (1848–1900)
The Lady Poverty—Author Unknown
Lament by Ahi, the Sigher
Lament of the Irish Emigrant by Helen Selina, Lady Dufferin Sheridan (1807–1867)
Langemarck at Ypres by William Wilfred Campbell (1861–1918)
Lapsus Calami by James Kenneth Stephen (1859–1892)
The Larger Prayer by Ednah Dow Littlehale Cheney (1824–1904)
Larks and Nightingales by Nathan Haskell Dole (1852–1935)
The Last Hunt by William Roscoe Thayer (Paul Hermes) (1859–1923)
The Last Poet by Anastasius Grün (1806–1876)
Laughter and Death by Wilfred Scawen Blunt (1840–1922)
The Leaves of Maize—Author Unknown
The Legend of Walbach Tower by George Houghton
A Letter by Miriam Teichner
The Letter Killeth—Author Unknown
Life by William Cranston Lawton (1853–1941)
Life by Margaret Deland (1857–1945)
A Life on the Ocean Wave by Epes Sargent (1813–1880)
Light by Francis William Bourdillon (1852–1921)
Light Shining Out of Darkness by William Cowper (1731–1800)
Lines on the Launching of the Bash-tardah—Author Unknown
Little Bell by Thomas Westwood (1814–1888)
Little Boy by William Bell Scott (1811–1890)
A Little While by Horatius Bonar (1808–1889)
Little Willie by Gerald Massey (1828–1907)
A Loafer by John Davidson (1857–1909)
London by John Davidson (1857–1909)
Longing by Anne Charlotte Lynch Botta (1815–1891)
The Longing of Circe by Cameron Mann (1851–1932)
Lord Lovel—Author Unknown
The Lost Heart—Author Unknown
Louis XV. by John Sterling (1806–1844)
Love and Death by Margaret Deland (1857–1945)
Love and Humility by Henry More (1614–1687)
Love and Youth by William James Linton (1812–1897)
Love Bringeth Life by Caroline Wilder Fellowes Paradise (1862–1904)
Love Detected—Author Unknown
Love in the Valley by George Meredith (1828–1909)
Love Me Little, Love Me Long—Author Unknown
Love Still Hath Something by Sir Charles Sedley (1639–1701)
Love’s Without Reason by Alexander Brome (1620–1666)
Love will Find Out the Way—Author Unknown
Loyalist Lays by George Walter Thornbury (1828–1876)
Lullaby by Fiona MacLeod (William Sharp) (1855–1905)
A Madrigal by John Wilbye (1574–1638)
Madrigal Triste by John Payne (1842–1916)
Mahatma—Author Unknown
The Maiden and the Lily by John Fraser (1750–1811)
The Maid of Neidpath by Sir Walter Scott (1771–1832)
The Making of Men by John White Chadwick (1840–1904)
March by Arthur Cleveland Coxe (1818–1896)
Marching on Tanga by Francis Brett Young (1884–1954)
Mare Liberum by Henry van Dyke (1852–1933)
The Marine: A Folk-Song by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch (1863–1944)
The Marseillaise by Claude Joseph Rouget de Lisle (1760–1836)
Master and Pupil by O. M.
The Master’s Touch by Horatius Bonar (1808–1889)
Maurice de Guérin by Maurice Francis Egan (1852–1924)
Meadow-Larks by Ina Donna Coolbrith (1841–1928)
Memory by Foozooli
Mentre Ritorna il Sole” by Enrico Panzacchi (1840–1904)
The Merman—Author Unknown
The Merry Pranks of Robin Good-Fellow—Author Unknown
Metempsychosis by Duffield Osborne (1858–1917)
The Metempsychosis (I)—Author Unknown
The Metempsychosis (II)—Author Unknown
The Midnight Review by Joseph Christian Freiherr von Zedlitz (1790–1862)
Milton’s Prayer of Patience by Elizabeth (Lloyd) Howell (1811–1896)
Mine Own Work by Anne Reeve Aldrich (1866–1892)
A Mirror by Susan Marr Spalding (1841–1908)
Miss Flora M’Flimsey by William Allen Butler (1825–1902)
The Mistletoe Bough by Thomas Haynes Bayly (1797–1839)
Mo Cáilin Donn by George Sigerson (1836–1925)
A Modern Psyche by Eliza Calvert Hall (1856–1935)
The Modern Romans by Charles Frederick Johnson (1836–1931)
Molly Asthore by Sir Samuel Ferguson (1810–1886)
Monterey by Charles Fenno Hoffman (1806–1884)
Moods of the Soul by Robert Underwood Johnson (1853–1937)
Morning Hymn by Thomas Ken (1637–1711)
Morning Song by Sir William Davenant (1606–1668)
The Mother by Susan Frances Harrison (“Seranus”) (1859–1935)
Mother to Her Daughter—Author Unknown
The Mountaineer by “A. E.” (George William Russell) (1867–1935)
Muckle-Mou’d Meg by James Ballantine (1808–1877)
Music in Camp by John Randolph Thompson (1823–1873)
My Child by John Pierpont (1785–1866)
My Country, ’Tis of Thee by Samuel Francis Smith (1808–1895)
My Dear and Only Love by James Graham, Marquis of Montrose (1612–1650)
My Faith Looks Up to Thee by Ray Palmer (1808–1887)
My Love in Her Attire Doth Shew Her Wit—Author Unknown
My Maryland by James Ryder Randall (1839–1908)
My Minde to Me a Kingdom Is by Sir Edward Dyer (1543–1607)
My Shadow by Louise Betts Edwards
Mystery by Minot Judson Savage (1841–1918)
The Mystery of Cro-a-tàn by Margaret Junkin Preston (1820–1897)
Narcissus in Camden by Helen Gray Cone (1859–1934)
Nearer Home by Phoebe Cary (1824–1871)
Nebuchadnezzar by Irwin Russell (1853–1879)
Nelly of the Top-Knots by Douglas Hyde (1860–1949)
Night and Death by Joseph Blanco White (1775–1841)
The Night Before Christmas by Clement Clarke Moore (1779–1863)
Nightfall by William Henry Furness (1802–1896)
The Nightingale by Richard Barnfield (1574–1627)
Night is Nearing by Baba Khodjee
Night unto Night Showeth Forth Knowledge by William Habington (1605–1654)
A Nineteenth-Century Lyric—Author Unknown
No More Sea by Eliza Scudder (1821–1896)
Non-Combatant by Cicely Mary Hamilton (1875–1952)
The Northern Lights by Guy Humphrey McMaster (1829–1887)
Not My Will, but Thine by M. A. L.
November in the South by Walter Malone (1866–1915)
The Nut-Brown Maid—Author Unknown
The Oaten Pipe by Mary Newmarch Prescott (1849–1888)
O Cotton-Tree! by Author Unknown
From the ‘Ode to Malibran’ by Alfred de Musset (1810–1857)
O dove, that flying o’er the hill”—Author Unknown
Oh the Pleasant Days of Old! by Frances Browne (1816–1879)
Oh, Why Should the Spirit of Mortal Be Proud? by William Knox (1789–1825)
Ojistoh by Emily Pauline Johnson (1861–1913)
Old by Ralph Hoyt (1806–1878)
The Old by Roden Berkeley Wriothesley Noel (1834–1894)
The Old Arm-Chair by Eliza Cook (1818–1889)
Old Assyrian by Joseph Viktor von Scheffel (1826–1886)
The Old Church by Annie Fellows Johnston (1863–1931)
From ‘The Old Church-Yard of Bonchurch’ by Philip Bourke Marston (1850–1887)
The Old Continentals by Guy Humphrey McMaster (1829–1887)
Old Grimes by Albert Gorton Greene (1802–1868)
The Old Oaken Bucket by Samuel Woodworth (1784–1842)
The Old Way by Ronald Arthur Hopwood (1868–1949)
The O’Lincon Family by Wilson Flagg (1805–1884)
On a Quiet Life by Avienus (4th Century)
On Leave by Houston Larmour Doak (1890–1953)
Onward, Christian Soldiers by Sabine Baring-Gould (1834–1924)
An Opal by Ednah Proctor Clarke Hayes
Opinions no Pinions by Lamii (Mohammed Ben Osman Ben Ali Nakkash)
Orara by Henry Kendall (1839–1882)
An Order for a Picture by Alice Cary (1820–1871)
Orthodoxy, or the Doxy? by Lamii (Mohammed Ben Osman Ben Ali Nakkash)
The Other One by Harry Thurston Peck (1856–1914)
Our Mother by Adeline Dutton Train Whitney (1824–1906)
Out of Doors by Ethelwyn Wetherald (1857–1940)
Over the River by Nancy Amelia Woodbury Priest Wakefield (1836–1870)
Pack, Clouds, Away by Thomas Heywood (c. 1570–1641)
The Palm and the Pine by Heinrich Heine (1797–1856)
The Panegyric of Amrapolas, near Brusa by Lamii (Mohammed Ben Osman Ben Ali Nakkash)
Panglory’s Wooing Song by Giles Fletcher (1586?–1623)
Paradise by Frederick William Faber (1814–1863)
The Parting Lovers by Chinese
Parting of Godfrid and Olympia by Alfred Austin (1835–1913)
Passage by Ghalib
Patterns by Amy Lowell (1874–1925)
The Pauper’s Drive by Thomas Noel (1799–1861)
Peace on Earth by Edmund Hamilton Sears (1810–1876)
Pearl—Author Unknown
The People’s Petition by Wathen Marks Wilks Call (1817–1890)
Pepita by Frank Dempster Sherman (1860–1916)
Perfect Peace by Augusta Larned (1835–1924)
Persian Epigrams—Author Unknown
Peter Rugg the Bostonian by Louise Imogen Guiney (1861–1920)
Phillida Flouts Me—Author Unknown
Pilgrimage by Sir Walter Raleigh (1554?–1618)
The Piper of Gijón by Ramón de Campoamor (1817–1901)
The Place to Die by Michael Joseph Barry (1817–1889)
A Poet’s Hope by William Ellery Channing (1818–1901)
The Poor Clerk—Mediæval Breton
The Poster Knight to His Lady by Schuyler King
The Power of Beauty by James Herbert Morse (1841–1923)
Praise of Little Women by Juan Ruiz (active 1343)
A Prayer for Unity by John White Chadwick (1840–1904)
The Prime of Life by Walter Learned (1847–1915)
Priscilla by Samuel Minturn Peck (1854–1938)
The Private of the Buffs by Sir Francis Hastings Doyle (1810–1888)
The Protest by Georg Herwegh (1817–1875)
The Question by Wilfrid Wilson Gibson (1878–1962)
Questionings by Frederic Henry Hedge (1805–1890)
The Race of the “Boomers” by Richard Burton (1861–1940)
Rachel by Lizette Woodworth Reese (1856–1935)
A Radical by Helen Gray Cone (1859–1934)
Raining by Wilfrid Wilson Gibson (1878–1962)
Realities—Author Unknown
Recessional by Rudyard Kipling (1865–1936)
The Red Fisherman by Winthrop Mackworth Praed (1802–1839)
The Refusal of Charon by William Edmondstoune Aytoun (1813–1865)
Renouncement by Alice Meynell (1847–1922)
Respite by Ina Donna Coolbrith (1841–1928)
Rest by Mary Woolsey Howland (1832–1864)
Reszket a Bokor, mert” by Sándor Petőfi (1823–1849)
The Return by Philip James Bailey (1816–1902)
Returned with Usury—Author Unknown
The Revel by Bartholomew Dowling (1823–1863)
A Revery of Boyhood by Heinrich von Morungen (d. 1222)
A Rhyme of Death’s Inn by Lizette Woodworth Reese (1856–1935)
Rhyme of the Rail by John Godfrey Saxe (1816–1887)
The Richest Prince by Justinus Kerner (1786–1862)
Riding Together by William Morris (1834–1896)
Rivals by Virginia Peyton Fauntleroy
The River Charles by Annie Adams Fields (1834–1915)
Robin Adair by Lady Caroline Keppel (c. 1734–1769)
The Rock and the Sea by Charlotte Perkins Gilman (1860–1935)
Rocked in the Cradle of the Deep by Emma Hart Willard (1787–1870)
Roll Out, O Song by Frank Sewall (1837–1915)
The Root’s Dream by Richard Kendall Munkittrick (1853–1911)
The Rosary by Robert Cameron Rogers (1862–1912)
The Rosemary by Margaret Deland (1857–1945)
The Rose of Kenmare by Alfred Perceval Graves (1846–1931)
The Rosy Musk-Mallow by Alice E. Gillington (1863–1934)
Royalty by Josephine Preston Peabody (1874–1922)
Sacrifice by Emily Pauline Johnson (1861–1913)
Sailor, What of the Debt We Owe You? by Andrew John Stuart (1880–1915)
St. Anthony’s Sermon to the Fishes—Author Unknown
A Saint of Yore by John Vance Cheney (1848–1922)
St. Ouen in Picardy—Anonymous
Sally in Our Alley by Henry Carey (1687?–1743)
San Lorenzo Giustiniani’s Mother by Alice Meynell (1847–1922)
Santa Zita: The Miracle at the Well—Author Unknown
Saying of Kemalledin Khogendi by Kemalledin Khogendi
Sayings of Djelim by Schinasi
Scent o’ Pines by Hugh M’Culloch
The Sea by Eva L. Ogden
The Sea-Fowler by Mary Howitt (1799–1888)
Sealed Orders by Julia C. R. Dorr (1825–1913)
Sea Witchery by Richard Burton (1861–1940)
The Second Place by Susan Marr Spalding (1841–1908)
The Senses—Author Unknown
September by Susan Frances Harrison (“Seranus”) (1859–1935)
Serenade by Nathan Field (1587–1620?)
The Service of Song by Emily Dickinson (1830–1886)
The Settler by Alfred Billings Street (1811–1881)
The Seven Fiddlers by Sebastian Evans (1830–1909)
Shall I Look Back? by Louise Chandler Moulton (1835–1908)
Sham Admiration in Literature—Author Unknown
The Shan Van Vocht by Street Ballad
A Shelter Against Storm and Rain by Friedrich Rückert (1788–1866)
Shepherd’s Song by Thomas Heywood (c. 1570–1641)
Ships at Sea by Robert Barry Coffin (“Barry Gray”) (1826–1886)
Sic Transit Gloria Mundi—Author Unknown
The Silence by Emile Verhaeren (1855–1916)
Sing Again by Marie Louise Van Vorst (1867–1936)
Sir John Barleycorn—Author Unknown
Sleep on, My Love by Henry King (1592–1669)
Sleepy Hollow by William Ellery Channing (1818–1901)
A Smiling Demon of Notre Dame by Sophie Jewett (Ellen Burroughs) (1861–1909)
Smith of Maudlin by George Walter Thornbury (1828–1876)
Socks by Jessie Pope (1868–1941)
The Soldier by Rupert Brooke (1887–1915)
Solid Something—Author Unknown
The Song of Ethlenn Stuart by Fiona MacLeod (William Sharp) (1855–1905)
The Song of Hatred by Georg Herwegh (1817–1875)
A Song of Life by Anne Reeve Aldrich (1866–1892)
The Song of Spring by Gil Vicente (c. 1470–c. 1536)
Song of Steam by George Washington Cutter (1801?–1865)
Song of Summer by Thomas Nashe (1567–1601)
Song of the Fairies by John Lyly (1555?–1606)
Song of the Fairy Peddler by George Darley (1795–1846)
Song of the Forge—Author Unknown
The Song of the Lower Classes by Ernest Charles Jones (1819–1869)
Song of the Silent Land by Johann Gaudenz von Salis-Seewis (1762–1834)
The Song of the Sons of Esau by Bertha Runkle (1879–1958)
The Song of the Thrush by Rhys Goch ap Rhiccert
Song of the Tonga-Islanders—Author Unknown
The Song of the Western Men by Robert Stephen Hawker (1803–1875)
Songs of the Sea by Charles Godfrey Leland (1824–1903)
Song to Aithne by Ian Cameron (Ian Mór)
Song to Gabrielle by King Henry IV. of France (1553–1610) (attributed)
Song Written at Sea by Charles Sackville, Earl of Dorset (1638–1706)
Sorry Cupid’s Merry-go-Round—Author Unknown
The Soul’s Defiance by Lavinia Stoddard (1787–1820)
The South by Emma Lazarus (1849–1887)
Sparkling and Bright by Charles Fenno Hoffman (1806–1884)
A Spinning Song by John Francis O’Donnell (1837–1874)
The Spires of Oxford by Winifred Mary Letts (1882–1972)
Spring by Thomas Nashe (1567–1601)
A Spring Trouble by William Macdonald
The Starry Host by John Lancaster Spalding (1840–1916)
The Star-Spangled Banner by Francis Scott Key (1779–1843)
The Star to its Light by George Parsons Lathrop (1851–1898)
Stonewall Jackson’s Way by John Williamson Palmer (1825–1906)
The Story of Karin—Author Unknown
The Strange Country by Robert Buchanan (1841–1901)
The Strasburg Clock—Author Unknown
Strollers by Madison Cawein (1865–1914)
A Summer Song by Ulrich von Liechtenstein (1200–1275/6)
Sure, It’s Fun by Richard Butler Glaenzer (1876–1937)
The Surface and the Depths by Sir Lewis Morris (1833–1907)
Sursum by Philip Doddridge (1702–1751)
Take Heart! by Lucy C. Bull
Take My Life by Frances Ridley Havergal (1836–1879)
Tell Me, My Heart, if This Be Love by George, Lord Lyttelton (1709–1773)
Territorials by Agnes S. Falconer
The Thanksgiving of the Pharisee by Durweesh Fakrideed of Klish
Theocritus by Annie Adams Fields (1834–1915)
There’s Nae Luck About the House by Jean Adam (1704–1765)
There Was a Jolly Miller by Isaac Bickerstaff (1735–1812?)
The Things I Miss by Thomas Wentworth Higginson (1823–1911)
From ‘Thoreau: In Memoriam’ by Henry Ames Blood (1836–1900)
Though Naught They May to Others Be” by George McKnight (1840–1897)
Thought by Christopher Pearse Cranch (1813–1892)
A Thousand Years in Thy Sight Are but as One Day” by Annie Adams Fields (1834–1915)
The Three Scars by George Walter Thornbury (1828–1876)
The Three Warnings by Hester Lynch Thrale Piozzi (1741–1821)
A Threnody by George Thomas Lanigan (1845–1886)
A Threnody by Madison Cawein (1865–1914)
Threshed Out by Robert Kirkland Kernighan (1857–1926)
The Thrush’s Song by William MacGillivray (1796–1852)
The Time o’ Day by Albion Fellows Bacon (1865–1933)
The Time of the Barmecides—Author Unknown
Time’s A-flying (Lauriger Horatius)—Mediæval Latin Student Songs
Tired Mothers by May Riley Smith (1842?–1927)
To a Daisy by John Hartley (1839–1915)
To Althea by Richard Lovelace (1618–1658)
To Amíne, on Seeing Her About to Veil Her Mirror by Foozooli
To a Turkish Author by Foozooli
To-day by Helen Gray Cone (1859–1934)
To His Coy Mistress by Andrew Marvell (1621–1678)
To Lucasta, on Going to the Wars by Richard Lovelace (1618–1658)
To Mailuka by Lamii (Mohammed Ben Osman Ben Ali Nakkash)
To Melos, Pomegranate Isle by Grace Harriet Macurdy (1866–1946)
To Míhri by Rahiki, of Constantinople
To Miriam, on Her Hair by Selman
To-morrows and To-morrows by Gertrude Bloede (Stuart Sterne) (1845–1905)
To Nell Gwynne’s Looking-Glass by Laman Blanchard (1803–1845)
To O. S. C. by Annie Eliot Trumbull (1857–1949)
To Phillis—Author Unknown
To “Prowl,” My Cat by “C. K. B.” in London Spectator
To Rayab Ana Sherehemiz, the Female Traveler by Lamii (Mohammed Ben Osman Ben Ali Nakkash)
The Tornado by Charles de Kay (1848–1935)
To Seneca Lake by James Gates Percival (1795–1856)
To Sultan Murad II. by Author Unknown
To the Lark by Dafydd ap Gwilym (fl. Fourteenth Century)
To the Lord of the Years by William Carman Roberts (1874–1941)
To the Memory of Ben Jonson by John Cleveland (1613–1658)
To the Rose by Friedrich Hölderlin (1770–1843)
To the Wood-Robin by John Banister Tabb (1845–1909)
To Zureida by Lamii (Mohammed Ben Osman Ben Ali Nakkash)
A Tragedy by Edith (Nesbit) Bland (1858–1924)
Tranquillity—Author Unknown
The Trooper to His Mare by Charles Graham Halpine (1829–1868)
Trophy Taken from Love by Lamii (Mohammed Ben Osman Ben Ali Nakkash)
Trust in Faith by George Santayana (1863–1952)
Tryste Noel by Louise Imogen Guiney (1861–1920)
The Tryst of the Night by Mary Clarissa (May) Gillington Byron (1861–1936)
Tubal Cain by Charles Mackay (1814–1889)
The Twa Weelums by Violet Jacob (1863–1946)
Tween Earth and Sky by Augusta Webster (1837–1894)
A Twelfth-Century Lyric—Author Unknown
Twickenham Ferry by Théophile Marzials (1850–1920)
Twilight by Ethelwyn Wetherald (1857–1940)
Two Dreams by Henry Willard Austin (1858–1912)
Two Guests by Susan Marr Spalding (1841–1908)
The Two Locks of Hair by Gustav Pfizer (1807–1890)
Two Robbers by Francis William Bourdillon (1852–1921)
Under the King by Ethelwyn Wetherald (1857–1940)
Universal Worship by John Pierpont (1785–1866)
Unknown Ideal by Dora Sigerson Shorter (1866–1918)
An Unmarked Festival by Alice Meynell (1847–1922)
Unnumbered by Thomas Lovell Beddoes (1803–1849)
Unto the Least of These Little Ones by Amélie Rives Troubetzkoy (1863–1945)
Use and Waste—Author Unknown
The Vagabonds by John Townsend Trowbridge (1827–1916)
Vanitas! Vanitatum Vanitas! by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749–1832)
The V-A-S-E by James Jeffrey Roche (1847–1908)
Vesper Hymn by Samuel Longfellow (1819–1892)
The Vicar of Bray—Author Unknown
The Virginians of the Valley by Francis Orrery Ticknor (1822–1874)
Vision of a Fair Woman by Ancient Erse
Vive la France! by Charlotte Holmes Crawford (1885–1971)
A Volume of Dante by Caroline Wilder Fellowes Paradise (1862–1904)
The Voyage by Caroline Atherton Mason (1823–1890)
Wae’s Me for Prince Charlie! by William Glen (1789–1826)
The Waking of the Lark by Eric Mackay (1851–1898)
The Wanderer by William Canton (1845–1926)
The Wants of Man by John Quincy Adams (1767–1848)
Wassail Chorus by Theodore Watts-Dunton (1832–1914)
Watching by Emily Chubbuck Judson (Fanny Forrester) (1817–1854)
The Watch on the Rhine by Max Schneckenburger (1819–1849)
Wave-Won by Emily Pauline Johnson (1861–1913)
We Are Children by Robert Buchanan (1841–1901)
We Are the Music-Makers by Arthur William Edgar O’Shaughnessy (1844–1881)
The Wearing of the Green by Dion Boucicault (1820/22–1890)
The Weaving of the Tartan by Alice Clare MacDonell
The Web by Cora Fabbri (1871–1892)
The Wedding of Pale Bronwen by Ernest Rhys (1859–1946)
Werena My Heart Licht by Lady Grisel Baillie (1665–1746)
A Wet Sheet and a Flowing Sea by Allan Cunningham (1784–1842)
What Is Love? by Lamii (Mohammed Ben Osman Ben Ali Nakkash)
What Life Is by Julie Mathilde Lippmann (1864–1952)
What My Lover Said by Homer Greene (1853–1940)
What’s A’ the Steer, Kimmer? by Robert Allan (1774–1841)
What the King said to Christ at the Judgment by Isa Carrington Cabell (1860–1923)
What the Sonnet Is by Eugene Lee-Hamilton (1845–1907)
Whenas in Silks My Julia Goes by Robert Herrick (1591–1674)
When Did We Meet? by Elaine Goodale Eastman (1863–1953)
When I Have a Convenient Season”—Author Unknown
When My Cousin Comes to Town by W. P. Bourke
When the World is Burning by Ebenezer Jones (1820–1860)
When We Are All Asleep by Robert Buchanan (1841–1901)
When Will the War Be By?” by Charles Murray (1864–1941)
Whilst Thee I Seek by Helen Maria Williams (1762–1827)
The White Rose—Author Unknown
The White Rose Over the Water by George Walter Thornbury (1828–1876)
The White Ships and the Red by Joyce Kilmer (1886–1918)
Who Only Stand and Wait” by Jefferson Butler Fletcher (1865–1946)
Why Thus Longing? by Harriet Winslow Sewall (1819–1889)
The Wife of Flanders by G. K. Chesterton (1874–1936)
The Wife of Usher’s Well—Author Unknown
Wild Honey by Maurice Thompson (1844–1901)
The Wild Ride by Louise Imogen Guiney (1861–1920)
The Will of God by Frederick William Faber (1814–1863)
Willy Reilly by Ulster Ballad
The Wind of Death by Ethelwyn Wetherald (1857–1940)
The Wind of Memory by Ethelwyn Wetherald (1857–1940)
The Winged Worshipers by Charles Sprague (1791–1875)
Winifreda—Author Unknown
The Winter Pine by Charles Wellington Stone (1853–1927)
Wisdom is Better Than Rubies—Author Unknown
Wishes and Prayers by Margaret Deland (1857–1945)
Wishes for the Supposed Mistress by Richard Crashaw (c. 1613–1649)
The Witch by Gottfried August Bürger (1747–1794)
The Witch in the Glass by Sarah Morgan Bryan Piatt (1836–1919)
With a Nantucket Shell by Charles Henry Webb (1834–1905)
Within by Anna Callender Brackett (1836–1911)
Without and Within by Pietro Metastasio (1698–1782)
A Woman’s Wish by Mary Ashley Townsend (1836–1901)
Woodman, Spart That Tree! by George Pope Morris (1802–1864)
The Woodside Way by Ethelwyn Wetherald (1857–1940)
Work Out Your Salvation with Heedfulness”—Buddha’s Dying Word
The World’s Justice by Emma Lazarus (1849–1887)
Ye Gentlemen of England by Martin Parker (d. 1656?)
Young and Old by Henry Allsopp