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Paul Laurence Dunbar was a seminal American poet of the late 19th and early 20th centuries Dunbar gained national recognition for his 1896 Lyrics of a Lowly Life one poem in the collection being Ode to Ethiopia

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List of poems by Paul Laurence Dunbar 426 total

Sympathy
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In the Morning
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Not they who soar
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A Back-Log Song
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The Mystery
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Waiting
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Wadin' In De Crick
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Death
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Douglass 165 ViewsRate it
The Party
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Keep A-Pluggin' Away
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Good-Night
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A Golden Day
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Philosophy
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Confirmation 140 ViewsRate it
A Boy's Summer Song
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A Drowsy Day
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Vagrants
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Speakin' At De Cou't-House
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Retort 135 ViewsRate it
My Little March Girl
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My Corn-Cob Pipe
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Possum 129 ViewsRate it
Song Of Summer
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Encouragement
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A Plea 128 ViewsRate it
Confessional
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The Plantation Child's Lullaby
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We Wear the Mask
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A Spiritual
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Love's Castle
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Love's Seasons
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Night Of Love
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Prometheus
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The Poet and his Song
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Little Brown Baby
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Nora: A Serenade
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At Lofting-Holt
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Scamp
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Love's Phases
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Mare Rubrum
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My Sort O' Man
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When Malindy Sings
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Possum Trot
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The Change Has Come
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The Old Apple-Tree
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A Love Letter
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Black Sampson Of Brandywine
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The Forest Greeting
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A Christmas Folksong
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James Whitcomb Riley
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Morning Song Of Love
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The Debt
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A Song (#3)
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Common Things 118 ViewsRate it
A Cabin Tale
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After a Visit
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Conscience And Remorse
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De Critters' Dance
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Morning
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Sunset
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The Fisher Child's Lullaby
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The Making Up 117 ViewsRate it
Two Little Boots
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Ballad
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Fulfillment
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Love
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Passion And Love
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The Delinquent 116 ViewsRate it
The Dilettante: A Modern Type
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The Old Cabin
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The Old Front Gate 115 ViewsRate it
Spring Fever
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The Fount Of Tears
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Twell De Night Is Pas'
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Bein' Back Home
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The Change
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The Place Where The Rainbow Ends
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The Sand-Man 113 ViewsRate it
Comparison
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How Shall I Woo Thee
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Hymn 112 ViewsRate it
Mortality
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Response
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The Colored Band
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The Masters
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What's The Use
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A Florida Night
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Deacon Jones' Grievance
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To The Memory Of Mary Young
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Whip-Poor-Will And Katy-Did 111 ViewsRate it
An Ante-Bellum Sermon
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Hope 110 ViewsRate it
Long Ago
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Dreams
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Merry Autumn
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She Told Her Beads
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A Lost Dream
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Frederick Douglass
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Love-Song
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A Choice
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The Awakening
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The Wooing
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Dely
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Inspiration
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Promise
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Rain-Songs
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The Lawyers' Ways
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To A Violet Found On All Saint's Day
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An Old Memory
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Itching Heels
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Dawn 104 ViewsRate it
Whistling Sam
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Lover's Lane
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On The Dedication Of Dorothy Hall
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Robert Gould Shaw
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The Garret
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The Master-Player
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To The Miami
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Trouble In De Kitchen 102 ViewsRate it
A Starry Night
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Johnny Speaks 100 ViewsRate it
Foolin' Wid De Seasons
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Love's Chastening
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The River Of Ruin
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Discovered 99 ViewsRate it
Harriet Beecher Stowe
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The Ol' Tunes
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The Quilting 99 ViewsRate it
A Grievance 98 ViewsRate it
De Way T'ings Come 98 ViewsRate it
Equipment
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Retrospection
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The Corn-Stalk Fiddle
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A Lazy Day
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A Plantation Portrait
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By The Stream
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Expectation
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Joggin' Erlong 97 ViewsRate it
Li'l' Gal
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Little Lucy Landman
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Then And Now
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A Warm Day In Winter
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Appreciation
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Over The Hills
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Chrismus On The Plantation
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If
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October
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The Barrier
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The Wind And The Sea
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Christmas 94 ViewsRate it
Life's Tragedy
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The Discovery
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The News
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Vengeance Is Sweet
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A Plantation Melody
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Accountability 93 ViewsRate it
Alexander Crummell--Dead
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At Sunset Time
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At the Tavern 93 ViewsRate it
Speakin' O' Christmas
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The Tryst
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To J.Q. 93 ViewsRate it
Anchored
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Limitations 92 ViewsRate it
Love's Apotheosis
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The Haunted Oak
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The Lesson
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The Mystic Sea
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A Thanksgiving Poem
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On A Clean Book 91 ViewsRate it
The Rivals
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The Unlucky Apple 91 ViewsRate it
To A Dead Friend
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An Easy Goin' Feller
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Christmas Carol
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Despair
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The Chase
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Weltschmertz
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A Song (#1)
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Dreamin' Town
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Jilted 89 ViewsRate it
Noddin' By De Fire
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She Gave Me A Rose
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The Dance 89 ViewsRate it
To Louise
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Silence 88 ViewsRate it
To Dan
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When All Is Done
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On The River
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A Banjo Song
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Changing Time
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From The Porch At Runnymede
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Lullaby 87 ViewsRate it
The Spellin'-Bee
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To E. H. K.
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To A Captious Critic 87 ViewsRate it
A Song (#2)
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Why Fades A Dream
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A Career
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Disappointed.
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Hunting Song
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Possession
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Riding To Town
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The Phantom Kiss
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Two Songs
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When A Feller's Itching To Be Spanked
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Ballade
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A Confidence
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Lyrics Of Love And Sorrow
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Song
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Winter's Approach
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Communion
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A Farm House by the River
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Ode to Ethiopia
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Till The Wind Gets Right
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Liza May
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Behind The Arras
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Jealous 80 ViewsRate it
Suppose
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The Sparrow
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At Candle-Lightin' Time
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At Cheshire Cheese 79 ViewsRate it
Life
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Signs of the Times
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The Rising Of The Storm
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The Sum
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Snowin'
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Dead
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Ere Sleep Comes Down To Soothe The Weary Eyes
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Forever
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Roses And Pearls
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A Hymn
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Absence
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Beyond The Years
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Christmas In The Heart
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Her Thoughts And His
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Invitation to Love
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The End Of The Chapter
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The Poet
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The Visitor 76 ViewsRate it
When de Co'n Pone's Hot
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After While. A Poem Of Faith
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Blue
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Love And Grief
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Summer in the South
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The Made to Order Smile
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Chrismus Is A-Comin' 74 ViewsRate it
Ode for Memorial Day
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The Murdered Lover
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The Pool
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Premonition
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The Valse
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A Corn-Song
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Breaking The Charm
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In Summer Time
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Encouraged 70 ViewsRate it
In Summer
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Night
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The Death Of The First Born
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A Negro Love Song 69 ViewsRate it
By Rugged Ways
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Keep A Song Up On De Way
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The Dove
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Theology
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Howdy, Honey, Howdy 68 ViewsRate it
Slow Through The Dark
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L'Envoi 67 ViewsRate it
Ships that Pass in the Night
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The Photograph
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The Right to Die
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Dinah Kneading Dough
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Old 66 ViewsRate it
The Path
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The Paradox
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A Misty Day
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A Musical
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The Dreamer
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The Secret
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Curiosity 64 ViewsRate it
Emancipation
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One Life
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In August
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Precedent 62 ViewsRate it
The Gourd
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Misapprehension
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The Deserted Plantation
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The Veteran
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A Prayer
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Differences
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Dream Song II
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Preparation 59 ViewsRate it
Toast to Dayton
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A Roadway
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Lincoln
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The King Is Dead
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A Death Song
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At Night
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Columbian Ode
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To The Road
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When dey 'Listed Colored Soldiers
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A Border Ballad
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In The Tents Of Akbar
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On The Road
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The Voice Of The Banjo
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Twilight 55 ViewsRate it
Unexpressed
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Temptation
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He had his Dream
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Longing
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The Looking-Glass
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Evening
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For The Man Who Fails
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Alice
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Drizzle
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The Colored Soldiers
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To A Lady Playing The Harp
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A Preference 51 ViewsRate it
The Poet And The Baby
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The Conquerors
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Growin' Gray
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How Lucy Backslid
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Night, Dim Night
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The Seedling
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To The South
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Farewell To Arcady
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Noon
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The Lapse
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The Monk's Walk
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After The Quarrel
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If I Could But Forget
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Parted 48 ViewsRate it
Dirge
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The Crisis
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The Lily Of The Valley
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The Memory Of Martha
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To An Ingrate
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Winter Song
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Dream Song I
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Booker T. Washington
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Circumstances Alter Cases
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The Knight
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Ione
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My Sweet Brown Gal
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Resignation 45 ViewsRate it
Time To Tinker 'Roun'!
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A Summer's Night 44 ViewsRate it
Love's Humility
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Nutting Song
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The Capture 44 ViewsRate it
The Stirrup Cup
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The Wraith
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When Winter Darkening All Around
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Yesterday And To-Morrow
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After Many Days
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Fishing
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Spring Song
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Thou Art My Lute
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A Bridal Measure
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A Letter
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Opportunity
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Right's Security
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The Old Homestead
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A Spring Wooing
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A Lyric
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A Poem Of Faith
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The Warrior's Prayer
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Dey know.
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A Coquette Conquered 39 ViewsRate it
A Love Song
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Advice
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Nature And Art. To My Friend Charles Booth Nettleton
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Roses
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The Real Question 39 ViewsRate it
With The Lark
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Dat Ol' Mare O' Mine
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Poor Withered Rose
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Sonnet On An Old Book With Uncut Leaves
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The Turning Of The Babies In The Bed
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To The Eastern Shore
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Worn Out
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A Sailor's Song
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The Unsung Heroes
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A Madrigal
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In An English Garden
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Love's Draft
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On The Death Of W. C.
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Faith
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In May
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Just Whistle A Bit
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Melancholia
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Religion
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Remembered
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To Pfrimmer
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Whittier
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Dirge For A Soldier
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Lonesome
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My Lady Of Castle Grand
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The Boogah Man
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A Frolic 32 ViewsRate it
Kidnaped
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Reluctance
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The Song
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Diplomacy
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Love Despoiled
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The Disturber
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A Summer Pastoral
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Soliloquy Of A Turkey
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A Winter's Day
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Angelina
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Protest
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The Meadow Lark
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When Sam'l Sings
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When The Old Man Smokes
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Distinction 25 ViewsRate it
Puttin' The Baby Away
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The Lover And The Moon
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The Bohemian 24 ViewsRate it
A Little Christmas Basket
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On A Sea Wall
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Curtain 22 ViewsRate it
Phyllis
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Day 20 ViewsRate it
"Howdy, Honey, Howdy!"
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A Cabin Tale - The Young Master Asks For A Story
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'Long To'Ds Night
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