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Ralph Waldo Emerson, comp. (1803–1882).  Parnassus: An Anthology of Poetry.  1880.
VI. Portraits — Personal — Pictures
  “Who will not honor noble numbers, when
Verses outlive the bravest deeds of men?”—HERRICK.
Nebuchadnezzar by John Gower (1325?–1408)
Nestor to Hector by William Shakespeare (1564–1616)
From Coriolanus by William Shakespeare (1564–1616)
Coriolanus at Antium by William Shakespeare (1564–1616)
The Black Prince by William Shakespeare (1564–1616)
From Henry V. by William Shakespeare (1564–1616)
Spenser at Court by Edmund Spenser (1552?–1599)
On Lucy, Countess of Bedford by Ben Jonson (1572–1637)
Sir Philip Sidney by Matthew Roydon (fl. 1580–1622)
Epitaph on Shakspeare by John Milton (1608–1674)
Epitaph: ‘Underneath this stone doth lye’ by Ben Jonson (1572–1637)
Translation of Cowley’s Epigram on Francis Drake by Ben Jonson (1572–1637)
Epitaph: ‘Underneath this sable hearse’ by Ben Jonson (1572–1637)
Epigram by Ben Jonson (1572–1637)
To the Countess of Rutland by Ben Jonson (1572–1637)
To William Sidney, on his Birthday by Ben Jonson (1572–1637)
Prayer to Ben Jonson by Robert Herrick (1591–1674)
To Live Merrily, and to Trust to Good Verses by Robert Herrick (1591–1674)
Sonnet, On His being Arrived at the Age of Twenty-three by John Milton (1608–1674)
Ode to Ben Jonson by Robert Herrick (1591–1674)
Sonnet to Sir Henry Vane by John Milton (1608–1674)
Sonnet on his Blindness by John Milton (1608–1674)
Sonnet: ‘O, for my sake’ by William Shakespeare (1564–1616)
Portrait of Addison by Alexander Pope (1688–1744)
Lines to Alexander Pope by David Lewis
The Man of Ross by Alexander Pope (1688–1744)
Elegy on Mistress Elizabeth Drury by John Donne (1572–1631)
To Milton by William Wordsworth (1770–1850)
When the Assault was intended to the City by John Milton (1608–1674)
Rob Roy’s Grave by William Wordsworth (1770–1850)
To Campbell by Thomas Moore (1779–1852)
Stanzas: ‘Though the day of’ by Lord Byron (1788–1824)
Outward Bound by Lord Byron (1788–1824)
Love of England by Lord Byron (1788–1824)
Fare Thee Well by Lord Byron (1788–1824)
No More by Lord Byron (1788–1824)
To a Mouse by Robert Burns (1759–1796)
To a Mountain Daisy by Robert Burns (1759–1796)
Santa Filomena by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807–1882)
The Fiftieth Birthday of Agassiz by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807–1882)
The Wants of Man by John Quincy Adams (1767–1848)
Lines Written in a Lady’s Album below the Autograph of John Adams by Daniel Webster (1782–1852)
To George Peabody by Oliver Wendell Holmes (1809–1894)
A King by Robert Browning (1812–1889)
The Destruction of Sennacherib by Lord Byron (1788–1824)
Cleopatra by William Shakespeare (1564–1616)
The Gladiator by Lord Byron (1788–1824)
From The Prisoner of Chillon by Lord Byron (1788–1824)
From Parisina: The Execution by Lord Byron (1788–1824)
From The Siege of Corinth by Lord Byron (1788–1824)
Entrance of Bolingbroke into London by William Shakespeare (1564–1616)
The Caliph’s Encampment by Thomas Moore (1779–1852)
Fop by William Shakespeare (1564–1616)
The Forging of the Anchor by Sir Samuel Ferguson (1810–1886)
The Ice Palace by William Cowper (1731–1800)
The Soldier’s Dream by Thomas Campbell (1777–1844)
The Palm and the Pine by Richard Monckton Milnes, Lord Houghton (1809–1885)
Burial of Moses by Cecil Frances Alexander (1818–1895)



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