Poetry for the spirit: an origional anthology of insightful poems

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Alan Jacobs
Barnes & Nobles Books, 2002 - Poetry - 532 pages
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Contents

From Song to Apollo Homer trans P B Shelley
16
From The Mundaka Upanishad Mundaka trans William Butler
22
From The Gospel According
29
Taoist Song Chi Kang trans Arthur Waley
35
Prayer St Denis trans anon
43
Love St Isaac of Stella trans anon
49
Of Mans Perfection in Love Jacopone da Todi trans anon
55
That Single Essence Iraqi trans anon
61
SelfKnowledge Samuel Taylor Coleridge
259
From Don Juan Lord Byron
266
Give All to Love Ralph Waldo Emerson
275
The Souls Expression Elizabeth Barrett Browning
282
From Paracelsus Book I Robert Browning
295
The Order of Pure Intuition Edward Caswall
308
To See God Walt Whitman
321
Confluents Christina Rossetti
337

To a Sweet Garden Rumi trans F Hadland Davis
65
The Pursuit of God Rumi trans Hasan Shahid
71
O Light Eternal Dante trans L Binyon
77
The Sea Is Our Essence NimatAllah trans anon
83
Hymn to Annapurna Shankara trans S Nikhilananda
89
My Heart is Free Patacara trans anon
96
To Adversity Abu Menba Carawash Sultan
99
From Poems of Kabir Kabir trans H P Shastri
108
Prostrate at Thy Feet Sankara Devi trans anon
114
The Knowledge of God Jacob Revius trans anon
120
Rondeau Sir Thomas Wyatt
128
William Shakespeare
134
From Hamlet William Shakespeare
135
Resurrection imperfect John Donne
141
Wherefore Hidest
147
Avarice George Herbert
153
From Poems of Tukarama Tukarama trans Nelson Fraser
159
From Contemplations Anne Bradstreet
166
On a Drop of Dew Andrew Marvell
171
Preface from Silex Scintillans Henry Vaughan
177
Love Thomas Traherne
186
The Bible Thomas Traherne
192
Huswifery Edward Taylor
198
From A Poetical Version of a Letter
207
From The Winter Morning Walk William Cowper
220
Hymn to Suyra Sir William Jones
225
Fausts Confession J W von Goethe trans
235
Night William Blake
241
From Lines Composed a Few Miles
248
Our Journey Had Advanced Emily Dickinson
343
A Dream Within a Dream Edgar Allen Poe
350
The Secret of the Universe Edward Dowden
356
As Kingfishers Catch Fire Gerard Manley Hopkins
362
Amiel Samuel Waddington
368
La Vie Profonde Edmond Gore Alexander Holmes
371
Assumpta Maria Francis Thompson
379
From Poems of Rama Tirtha Rama Tirtha trans A J Alston
388
From Gitanjali Rabindranath Tagore
394
From Last Poems Rabindranath Tagore
401
From Aspiration Edward William Thomson
408
The Mystic Rose Elsa Barker
414
The Kings Daughter EllaDietz
416
Krishna George William Russell JE
422
From Sonnets and Poems John Masefield
429
From Little Gidding T S Eliot
437
Surrender Aurobindo Ghose
443
Song of the Poppadum Ramana Maharshi trans
450
Ramana the Magician Sri Muruganar
466
Shatter Me Music Rainer Maria Rilke trans
472
From Meditation Teilhard de Chardin trans
473
The Minimal Theodore Roethke
479
From Atlantis Hart Crane
485
The World Kathleen Raine
491
Kyrie R S Thomas
497
Sunflower Sutra Allen Ginsberg
503
Happiness Michael Dillon
507
Index of poem titles
525
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