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Edith Nesbit (married name Edith Bland) was an English author and poet; she published her books for children under the name of E. Nesbit. She wrote or collaborated on more than 60 books of children's literature. She was also a political activist and co-founded the Fabian Society, a socialist organisation later affiliated to the Labour Party.

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List of poems by Edith Nesbit 308 total

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Spring In War-Time
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Child's Song in Spring
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Baby's Birthday
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The Garden
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Summer Song
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Magic
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Quand Meme
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The Beech Tree
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A Farewell
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To Iris
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To A Child
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Via Amoris
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The Return
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The Despot
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Envoys
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Chloe
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New College Gardens, Oxford
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The Ballad Of The White Lady
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A Brown Study
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Inasmuch As Ye Did It Not . . .
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The Heart Of Sadness
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The Nest
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Mother Song
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Sea-Shells
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The Charm
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Song
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The December Rose
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Spring Song III
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The Golden Rose
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A Prayer For The King's Majesty
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A Song For Peace And Honour
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Hopes
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Winter
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Love And Life
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A Portrait
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Philosophy
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Villeggiature
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Ebb-Tide
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Flower Of Aloe
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Mummy Wheat
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May Song
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The Gift Of The Gods
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Vies Manquees
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A Song Of Trafalgar
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The Daisies
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The Glow-Worm To Her Love
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The Promise Of Spring
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The Tree Of Knowledge
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A Parting II
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Spring Song II
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The Kiss
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A Tragedy
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Gratitude 123 Views
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To His lady,
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Waterloo Day
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Saturday Song
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To Her: In Time Of War
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At Parting
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Before Winter
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Values
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A Garden Of Girls
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February
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The Star
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Inspiration
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Song II
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Fear
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The Lower Room
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The Magic Flower
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At Evening Time There Shall Be Light
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When!
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A Good-Bye
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Pessimism
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The Way Of Love
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Age To Youth
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Raison D'Etre
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The Destroyer
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The Moors
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Trafalgar Day
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Song VII
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January
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To Rosamund
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Work
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The Ghost
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The Temptation
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Richborough Castle
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The Three Kings
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Unofficial
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Song Of The Rose
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The Treasure
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At The Last
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Parting
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Wedding Day
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A Parting
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The Gift Of Life
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And The Rains Descended And The Floods Came
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At The Feast
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Out Of Hope
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The Heart Of Joy
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Seed-Time And Harvest
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A Song Of Parting
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From The Portuguese
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In Hospital
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Incompatibilities
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Day And Night
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The Appeal
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Autumn Song
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Children's Playground In The City
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Song Of Long Ago
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The Husband Of To-Day
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The Magic Ring
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A Comedy
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In Absence
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Morning
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Betrayed
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In Eclipse
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The Fields Of Flanders
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At The Gate
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August
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New Year
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Surrender 99 Views
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The Last Envoy
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The Vault--After Sedgmoor
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True Love And New love
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The Guardian Angel 98 Views
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The Island
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Chagrin D'Amour
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Shepherds All And Maidens Fair
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Two Christmas Eves
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The Beatific Vision
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The Past
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Christmas
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Song V
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Special Pleading
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Hope
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After Sixty Years
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The Better Part
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The Champion
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The Home-Coming
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The Last Ditch
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The Crown Of Life
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The Wife Of All Ages
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Mary Of Magdala
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May Day
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The Will To Live
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On The Downs
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Song III
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Absolution II
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The Last Defeat
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The Vain Spell
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To The Queen Of England
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A Kentish Garden
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Invocation II
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Medway Song
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Spring Song
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St. Valentine's Day
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The Poor Man's Guest
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The Spell
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Love Well The Hour
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The End
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Christmas Hymn
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To A Tulip-Bulb
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Until The Dawn
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In The Shallows
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The Goose-Girl
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Through The Wood
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The Skylark
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Faith II
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The Way Of The Wood
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To One Who Pleaded For Candour In Love
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A Star In The East
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For Dolly -- Who Does Not Learn Her Lessons
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In Sanctuary
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Teint Neutre
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The Enchanted Garden
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The Confession
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Invocation
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The Stolen God--Lazarus To Dives
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Love And Knowledge
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Lullaby 75 Views
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The Refusal 75 Views
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The Sphinx
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A Life's Story
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Prayer In Time Of War
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From The Italian
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La Derniere Robe De Soi
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Maidenhood
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Over And Undone
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The Forest Pool
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To His Lady
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The Things That Matter
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Too Late
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Christmas Roses
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The Prodigal's Return
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The Spider Queen
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Death
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Silence
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Town And Country
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A Choice
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Surrender II
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En Tout Cas
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Song IV
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Tekel
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The Eternal
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In The Rose Garden
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Renunciation
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The Lost Embassy
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The Singing Of The Magnificat
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These Little Ones
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Accession
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The Adventurer
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The Ferry
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The Fire
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Microcosm
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New Year Song
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Faute De Mieux
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New Year Snow
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Rejected
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In The Enchanted Tower 62 Views
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Requiem
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The Monk
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The Prodigal Son
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A Dirge
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Gretna Green
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Questions
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Quieta Ne Movete
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Not Now, When Skies Are Gold And Blue
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From The Tuscan
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The Depths Of The Sea
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The Invitation
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To One Who Bade Him Work
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Haunted
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The Veil Of Maya
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Indiscretion
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The Claim
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Entreaty
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The Last Betrayal
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The Old Dispensation
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By Faith With Thanksgiving
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Chains Invisible
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Lover's Quarrels
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Magnificat
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Evening Song
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In Trouble
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White Magic
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At The Sound Of The Drum
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Evening Prayer
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The Mother's Prayer
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The Point Of View: I
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The Point Of View: II
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The Death Of Agnes
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As It Is 53 Views
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The Day Of Judgment
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Despair
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Ghosts
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Appeal
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Prelude
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The Maiden's Prayer
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Windflowers 50 Views
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After Death
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Dream-Dew
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Quieta Ne Movete II
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To Vera, Who Asked A Song
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Faith
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The Heart Of Grief
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The Jilted Lover To His Mother
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The Offering
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Cul-De-Sac
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De Profundis
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Song VI
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A Last Appeal
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Discretion
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Margaret
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At Parting II
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Birthday Talk For A Child
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Two Voices
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Over And Done
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Retro Santhanas
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The Touchstone
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The Onlooker
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Out Of The Fulness Of The Heart The Mouth Speaketh
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Absolution
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For The New Year
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The Dead To The Living
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In Memoryt Of Saretta Deakin
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Second Nature
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The Egoists
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This Desirable Mansion
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Love Guerdons
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Possession
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To Hubert 35 Views
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The Poet To His Love
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England
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In The People's Park
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Love's Suicide
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The Garden Refused
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The Old Magic
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The Whirligig Of Time
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The Gray Folk
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Bridal Eve
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The Choice
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The Moat House
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The ghost Bereft
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The Least Possible
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The Last Act
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The Pedlar
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Compensation
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In Age
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When you loved me
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