Songs of Ourselves
This series contains poetry and prose anthologies composed of writers from across the English-speaking world. Songs of Ourselves is an accessible one-volume introduction to the astonishing range of forms, styles and content of verse written in the English language over more than four centuries, containing work by more than 100 poets from all parts of the English-speaking world.
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Why So Pale and Wan Fond Lover?
They Flee From Me That Sometime Did Me Seek
The Authors Epitaph Made By Himself
The Procession of The Seasons
Full Moon and Little Frieda
A Different History
From Long Distance
As Loving Hind That Hartless Wants Her Deer
From On My Dreaming of my Wife
The Rights of Woman
The Hunting of The Hare
The ChimneySweepers Complaint
On His Blindness
Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard
From An Essay on Man
Praise Song For My Mother
You Cannot Do This
Meeting At Night
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