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Arthur Quiller-Couch, ed. 1919. The Oxford Book of English Verse: 1250–1900.
Alphabetic Index of Authors
Addison, Joseph
Brome, Alexander
Addison, Joseph. 1672–1719 Hymn
Ainslie, Hew. 1792–1878 Willie and Helen
Akenside, Mark. 1721–1770 Amoret
The Complaint
The Nightingale
Alford, Henry. 1810–1871 The Bride
Allingham, William. 1824–1889 The Fairies
Anonymous. 13th Cent. Cuckoo Song
Anonymous. 14th Cent. Alison
Blow, Northern Wind
This World's Joy
A Hymn to the Virgin
Of a rose, a lovely rose
Anonymous. 15th Cent. Quia Amore Langueo
May in the Green-Wood
The Nut-Brown Maid
Anonymous. 16th Cent. The Lover in Winter Plaineth for the Spring
The Old Cloak
When Flora had O'erfret the Firth
Lusty May
My Heart is High Above
As ye came from the Holy Land
Hey nonny no!
A Praise of His Lady
To Her Sea-faring Lover
The Faithless Shepherdess
Crabbed Age and Youth
Anonymous. 17th Cent. Thomas the Rhymer
Sir Patrick Spens
The Lass of Lochroyan
The Dowie Houms of Yarrow
Clerk Saunders
Fair Annie
Edward, Edward
Edom o' Gordon
The Queen's Marie
The Bonnie House o' Airlie
The Wife of Usher's Well
The Three Ravens
The Twa Corbies
A Lyke-Wake Dirge
The Seven Virgins
Two Rivers
Cradle Song
The Call
The Bonny Earl of Murray
Helen of Kirconnell
Waly, Waly
Barbara Allen's Cruelty
Pipe and Can
Love will find out the Way
Phillada flouts Me
Phyllida's Love-Call
A Pedlar
The New Jerusalem
How can the Heart forget her?
My Lady's Tears
Sister, Awake!
Since First I saw your Face
There is a Lady sweet and kind
Love not me for comely grace
The Wakening
Arnold, Matthew. 1822–1888 The Forsaken Merman
The Song of Callicles
To Marguerite
The Scholar-Gipsy
From the Hymn of Empedocles
Ashe, Thomas. 1836–1889 Meet We no Angels, Pansie?
To Two Bereaved
Ayton, Sir Robert. 1570–1638 To His Forsaken Mistress
To an Inconstant One
Baillie, Joanna. 1762–1851 The Outlaw's Song
Baillie, Lady Grisel. 1665–1746 Werena my Heart's licht I wad dee
Bannerman, Frances.  An Upper Chamber
Barbauld, Anna Lætitia. 1743–1825 Life
Barbour, John. d. 1395 Freedom
Barnefield, Richard. 1574–1627 Philomel
Barnes, William. 1801–1886 Mater Dolorosa
The Wife a-lost
Beattie, James. 1735–1803 An Epitaph
Beaumont, Francis. 1586–1616 On the Tombs in Westminster Abbey
Beaumont, Sir John. 1583–1627 Of his Dear Son, Gervase
Beddoes, Thomas Lovell. 1803–1849 Wolfram's Dirge
Beeching, Henry Charles. 1859–1919 Prayers
Going down Hill on a Bicycle
Behn, Aphra. 1640–1689 Song
The Libertine
Benson, Arthur Christopher. b. 1862 The Phoenix
Binyon, Laurence. b. 1869 Invocation to Youth
O World, be Nobler
Blackmore, R. D. 1825–1900 Dominus Illuminatio Mea
Blake, William. 1757–1827 To the Muses
To Spring
Reeds of Innocence
The Little Black Boy
Hear the Voice
The Tiger
Cradle Song
Love's Secret
Blunt, Wilfrid Scawen. b. 1840 Song
The Desolate City
With Esther
To Manon, on his Fortune in loving Her
St. Valentine's Day
Written at Florence
The Two Highwaymen
Bowles, William Lisle. 1762–1850 Time and Grief
Boyd, Mark Alexander. 1563–1601 Sonet
Breton, Nicholas. 1542–1626 Phillida and Coridon
A Cradle Song
Bridges, Robert. b. 1844 My Delight and Thy Delight
A Passer-by
On a Dead Child
Pater Filio
Winter Nightfall
When Death to Either shall come
Brome, Alexander. 1620–1666 The Resolve

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