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Can you name the works from the second semester?

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

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