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Can you name the works from the second semester?

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

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