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Sidney Lanier was a poet, writer, composer, critic, professor of literature at Johns Hopkins and first flutist with the Peabody Symphony Orchestra in Baltiimore. He wrote the Centennial cantata for the opening ceremony of the 1876 Centennial celebration in Philadelphia.

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List of poems by Sidney Lanier 99 total

Marsh Song -- At Sunset.
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The Ship Of Earth.
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To ----, With A Rose
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The Stirrup-Cup
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The Marshes of Glynn
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Baby Charley.
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A Ballad Of The Trees And The Master
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The Crystal
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The Symphony
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Song Of The Chattahoochee
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Hymns Of The Marshes.
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Corn.
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Life And Song.
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The Centennial Cantata.
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In The Foam.
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Sunrise
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In Absence.
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Individuality.
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Souls And Rain-Drops
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To Nannette Falk-Auerbach
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A Sunrise Song.
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The Raven Days
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Night
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On Huntingdon's "Miranda"
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Owl Against Robin
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At First. To Charlotte Cushman.
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On A Palmetto
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To Richard Wagner.
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A Florida Ghost.
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Spring Greeting
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A Florida Sunday.
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To J. D. H.
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Wedding-Hymn
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Tampa Robins
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Laus Mariae
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The Palm And The Pine
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My Springs
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Ireland.
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Marsh Hymns
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Night And Day
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The Song Of The Chattahoochee
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An Frau Nannette Falk-Auerbach. 101 Views
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How Love Looked For Hell.
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A song of Love
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The Power Of Prayer
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To Wilhelmina
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Nirvana
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A Sea-Shore Grave. To M. J. L.
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Barnacles
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A Song Of The Future.
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Control 88 Views
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The Dove
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The Wedding
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The Battle of Lexington
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To My Class: On Certain Fruits And Flowers Sent Me In Sickness
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An Evening Song.
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Struggle 78 Views
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Uncle Jim's Baptist Revival Hymn
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On Violet's Wafers, Sent Me When I Was Ill
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Resurrection
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The Golden Wedding Of Sterling And Sarah Lanier, September 27, 1868.
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Remonstrance.
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The Mocking-Bird
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From The Flats.
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A Dedication. To Charlotte Cushman.
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Our Hills
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A Song Of Eternity In Time
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To ----
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To Baynard Taylor
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To Dr. Thomas Shearer 59 Views
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Acknowledgment.
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The Revenge Of Hamish
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The Tournament
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A Birthday Song. To S. G.
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The Bee
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The Dying Words Of Stonewall Jackson
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To Beethoven
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Nine from Eight
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Laughter In The Senate
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To Our Mocking-Bird
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Thou And I
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Special Pleading
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To: Frau Nannette Falk-Auerbach 44 Views
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The Hard Times In Elfland
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Ode To The Johns Hopkins University
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Rose-Morals
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Jones's Porvate Argyment 39 Views
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The Harlequin Of Dreams
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Thar's More In the Man Than Thar Is In The Land
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Opposition
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Nilsson
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Under The Cedarcroft Chestnut
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Martha Washington
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Tyranny.
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Strange Jokes
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To Charlotte Cushman
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A Ballad of Trees and the Master.
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A Song of Love.
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A Song of Eternity in Time.
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