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Can you name the works from the second semester?

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'Too easily impressed: she liked whate'er she looked on'
'I cannot bear the idea of two young women traveling by themselves. It is highly improper.'
Who is taking over Ulysses position as king?
'Yet did I never breathe its pure serene, Till I hear Chapman speak out loud and bold;'
Who wrote 'When I Heard the Learned Astronomer?'
Who wrote 'The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn?'
Who wrote 'When We Two Parted?'
'My gift of a nine-hundred-years-old name with anybody's gift.'
Who wrote 'Song of Myself?'
'Then the smiles stopped together. There she stands as if alive.'
Who wrote 'I heard a fly buzz when I died?'
'Though the night was made for loving, and the day returns too soon'
'Through public scorn- mud from a muddy spring'
Who wrote 'The Oxen?'
Did Emily Dickinson name most of her poems?
'And think that I may never live to trace their shadows, with the magic hand of chance;'
'Go forth under the open sky, and list to nature's teachings while from all around- Earth and her waters'
'Bold Lover, never, never canst thou kiss, Though winning near the goal - yet do not grieve'
Who wrote 'When I have fears that I may cease to be?'
Who wrote 'There is a certain slant of light?'
'But leech-like to their fainting country cling'
Who wrote 'Life on the Mississippi?'
'I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately,'
Who wrote 'My Last Duchess?'
'While I nodded, nearly napping, suddenly there came a tapping, As of some one gently rapping'
'They know not I knew thee, Who knew thee too well.'
What is the main theme of the poem Ode to a Grecian Urn?
What stanza type is used in 'Ode to the West Wind?'
'These are the kind of little things which please her ladyship, and it is a sort of attention which I conceive myself peculiarly bound to pay'
Who wrote 'England in 1819?'
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Who wrote 'The Importance of Being Earnest?'
'How should I greet thee? With silence and tears.'
Who wrote 'She walks in beauty?'
Who wrote 'Civil Disobedience?'
'The Sea of Faith was once too, at the full, and round earth's shore'
'Her message is committed to hands I cannot see- For love of Her- sweet- countrymen judge tenderly of me'
'A man should learn to detect and watch that gleam of light which flashes across his mind from within'
'Then I felt like some watcher of the skies, When a new planet swims into his ken;'
'That government is best which governs not at all;'
Who wrote 'Walden?'
'Winter afternoons- The oppresses like the heft of Cathedral tunes'
What movement was Henry David Thoreau a part of?
'Thou shalt lie down, With patriarchs of the infant world,- with kings,'
What period of literature was Mark Twain a part of?
'I willed my keepsakes, signed away; What portion of me I could make assignable'
'We pictured the meed mild creatures where, They dwelt in their strawy pen'
Is the narrator of the Oxen a child or an adult?
Who wrote 'This is my letter to the world?'
'Of the wide world I stand alone and think, Till love and fame to nothingness do sink.'
'Wrinkled lip and sneer of cold command, tell that its sculptor well those passions read'
'Oh, it's de dad-blame' witches, sah, en I wisht I was dead, I do.'
'Tasting of Flora and the country green, Dance, and Provencal song, and sunburnt mirth!'
Who wrote 'Ulysses?'
'Wild Spirit, which art moving everywhere; Destroyer and preserver; hear, oh, hear!'
'The canal boy trots on the tow-path, the book-keeper counts at his desk, the shoe- maker waxes his thread;'
Is 'Life on the Mississippi' a serious work or a work of satire?
What is the rhyme scheme of 'There is a certain slant of light'
'She is tolerable, but not handsome enough to tempt me,'
'One shade the more, one ray the less, Had half impair'd the nameless grace'
What is the theme of 'Ozymandias?'
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'Listen! You hear the grating roar of pebbles which the waves draw back and fling'
'Assent and you are sane, dumur, you're straightaway dangerous'
Who wrote 'Ode to a Grecian Urn?'
Who wrote 'So we'll go no more a roving?'
'Pale grew thy cheek and cold, Colder thy kiss, Truly that hour foretold sorrow to this'
What period of literature is 'The Importance of Being Earnest' in?
Who wrote 'Self-Reliance?'
'Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered weak and weary,'
Who wrote 'Ozymandias?'
'What men or gods are these? What maidens loth? What mad persuit? What struggle to escape?'
What is the meter of 'There is a certain slant of light?'
'England in 1819' is a social ___________.
'The mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation'
Who wrote 'Dover Beach?'
'I am become a name; For always roaming with a hungry heart; Much I have seen and known'
'The city sleeps and the country sleeps; The living sleep for their time, the dead sleep for their time'
Who wrote 'The Raven?'
Who wrote 'Much madness is the divinest sense?'
'I felt good and all washed of clean of sin for the first time I had ever felt so in my life,'
Name the period of literature Lord Byron was a part of
'For the sword outwears its sheath, and the soul wears out the breast.'
Who wrote 'Ode to the West Wind?'
Who wrote 'Thanatopsis?'
Who wrote 'Ode to a Nightingale?'
Who wrote 'On First Looking Into Chapmans Homer?'
'Here, where men sit and hear each other groan; Where palsy shakes a few, sad last grey hairs'
'Christmas Eve, and twelve of the clock, 'Now they are all on their knees,''
'To whom I leave the scepter and the isle'
'How soon unaccountable I became tired and sick; Till rising and gliding out I wandered by myself; In the mystical moist night air,'
'Thou wast not born for death, immortal Bird!'

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