Literature Quiz / Poems: 1800-1917

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'...Till very liberty make clean and fair the nursing earth as the sepulchral sea' Cor Cordium
'...tender is the night'Ode to a Nightingale
'In the quiet moonlight, lovely and sad. . .The tall water-jets sob with ecstasies'Claire de Lune
'On the black gallows, one-armed friend, The paladins are dancing, dancing...'Dance of the hanged men
'Music, when soft voices die, vibrates in the memory;Music, when soft voices die
'--I tell the tale I heard told, Mithridates he died old.'Terence, this is stupid stuff
Gas! GAS! Quick, boys!''Dulce et decorum est
'So sad, so fresh, the days that are no more'Tears, Idle Tears
'Andromache I think of you'The Swan
'The sun, on the sand, O sleeping wrestler, Warms a languid bath in the gold of your hair'Summer Sadness
'But where are the snows of yester-year?'The Ballad of Dead Ladies
'Ah, penny, brown penny, brown penny, I am looped in the loops of her hair.'Brown Penny
'While from a proud tower in the town Death looks gigantically down.'The City in the Sea
'She walks in beauty, like the night Of cloudless climes and starry skies;'She Walks in Beauty
'Fragrance of time sprig of heather remember I wait for you forever'L'Adieu
'O powerful, western, fallen star! O shades of night! O moody, tearful night!' When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloomed
'Yet each man kills the thing he loves'Ballad of Reading Gaol
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