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The triumph of life; poems of consolation for the English-speaking world,

Author: Horace Gregory
Publisher: New York, The Viking Press, 1943.
Series: Viking portable library.
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Gregory, Horace, 1898-1982.
Triumph of life.
New York, The Viking Press, 1943
(OCoLC)613124647
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Horace Gregory
OCLC Number: 1291157
Description: xxvii, 603 pages 17 cm.
Contents: Pt. 1: Of lovely women and great men, of wars and heroes --
Dirge for Robin Hood / Anthony Munday --
On the countess dowager of Pembroke / William Browne --
To St. Mary Magdalen / Henry Constable --
Lament for Prince Henry / Thomas Campion --
Sonnet--to Homer / John Keats --
To the memory of my beloved, Master William Shakspere / Ben Jonson --
Shakespeare's grave / Robinson Jeffers --
A funeral song--lamenting Sir Philip Sidney / Anonymous --
Lines on seeing a lock of Milton's hair / John Keats --
Cowper / John Clare --
Adonais / Percy Bysshe Shelley --
Memorial verses / Matthew Arnold --
Hawthorne / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow --
An elegy for D. H. Lawrence / William Carlos Williams --
At Melville's tomb / Hart Crane --
On the death of Southey / Walter Savage Landor --
Hölderlin's journey / Edwin Muir --
At the grave of Henry Vaughn / Siegfried Sassoon --
Ulysses / Alfred, Lord Tennyson --
For soldiers / Humphrey Gifford --
Imaginary dialogue / Dudley Fitts --
Epitaph on Sir William Williams / Thomas Gray --
To the Cambro-Britons and their harp / Michael Drayton --
On Francis Drake / Anonymous --
Farragut / William Tuckey Meredith --
The sea-ritual / George Darley --
To the memory of the brave Americans / Philip Freneau --
For a gravestone in Spain / Walter Savage Landor --
Lay of the forlorn / George Darley --
Ode / William Collins --
The starkness of the earth / Frank O'Connor --
A soldier / Robert Frost --
John Brown / Vachel Lindsay --
When lilacs last in the dooryard bloom'd / Walt Whitman --
The master / Edwin Arlington Robinson --
Abraham Lincoln walks at midnight / Vachel Lindsay --
Elegy--Jefferson Davis / Allen Tate --
The dead heroes / Isaac Rosenberg --
Hero's epitaph / William Shakespeare --
Pt. 2: Of precious friends and the survival of the private spirit --
In memory of Eva Gore-Booth and Con Markiewicz / William Butler Yeats --
Stay, Phoebus! / Edmund Waller --
An epitaph on the Marchioness of Winchester / John Milton --
Inscription for a mirror in a deserted dwelling / William Rose Benét --
The tombstone told when she died / Dylan Thomas --
The soul longs to return whence it came / Richard Eberhart --
To one in paradise / Edgar Allen Poe --
my father moved through dooms of love / E. E. Cummings --
An ode--to Anne Killigrew / John Dryden --
Sextain / William Drummond of Hawthornden --
A slumber did my spirit seal / William Wordsworth --
Das ewig-weibliche / James Russell Lowell --
The portrait / Dante Gabriel Rossetti --
A cross of snow / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow --
Hester / Charles Lamb --
To the sister of Elia / Walter Savage Landor --
Glories / Lionel Johnson --
On Margaret Ratcliffe / Ben Jonson --
Iölas' epitaph / William Drummond of Hawthornden --
Consolation / George Darley --
Maria Wentworth / Thomas Carew --
Eurydice to Orpheus / Robert Browning --
On the death of a recluse / George Darley --
Threnody / Thomas Lovell Beddoes --
Madrigal / William Drummond of Hawthornden --
On a beautiful virgin / Anonymous --
Rose Aylmer's hair, given by her sister / Walter Savage Landor --
Elegy to the memory of an unfortunate lady / Alexander Pope --
Sonnet / William Drummond of Hawthornden --
On parent knees, a naked new-born child / Sir William Jones --
On my first son / Ben Jonson --
To an athlete dying young / A. E. Housman --
Lycidas / John Milton --
Early death and fame / Matthew Arnold --
Monody / Herman Melville --
To a traveller / Lionel Johnson --
In memoriam A. H. H. / Alfred, Lord Tennyson --
The night is freezing fast / A. E. Housman --
Dirge / Thomas Lovell Beddoes --
On the death of Dr. Robert Levet / Samuel Johnson --
An epitaph of the death of Nicholas Grimald / Barnabe Googe --
In memory of Major Robert Gregory / William Butler Yeats --
Extempore effusion upon the death of James Hogg / William Wordsworth --
Elegy over a tomb / Edward, Lord Herbert of Cherburg --
An epitaph on Claudy Phillips, a musician / Samuel Johnson --
To Dr. Swift on his birthday / Ester Johnson ("Stella") --
Parta quies / A. E. Houseman --
Pt. 3: Of love and earthly passions --
Leave me, o love / Sir Philip Sidney --
Elegy of his lady's not coming to London / Michael Drayton --
The lover shows how he has been forsaken / Sir Thomas Wyatt --
Elegy XVI--on his mistress / John Donne --
Song--Endymion and Olivia / Sir William Davenant --
Tutto E Sciolto / James Joyce --
Ternissa / Walter Savage Landor --
Love in the valley / George Meredith --
The departure / Alfred, Lord Tennyson --
An Elegy / Ben Jonson --
To his lovely mistresses / Robert Herrick --
Farewell, false love! / John Fletcher --
Nancy's hair / Walter Savage Landor --
To Lucasta, going beyond the seas / Richard Lovelace --
Bavarian gentians / D. H. Lawrence --
The lover complaineth the unkindness of his love / Sir Thomas Wyatt --
I wot full well that beauty cannot last / George Tuberville --
The farewell to love / Francis Beaumont, John Fletcher --
Pt. 4: Of the shades and visions seen of life renewed on earth --
Hark, now everything is still / John Webster --
Luke Havergal / Edwin Arlington Robinson --
Bridal ballad / Edgar Allen Poe --
Sonnet / John Milton --
Spectral lovers / John Crowe Ransom --
So ghostly then the girl came in / Robert Hillyer --
The garden seat / Thomas Hardy --
Spirits of the dead / Edgar Allan Poe --
The beleaguered city / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow --
Orpheus I am, come from the deeps below / John Fletcher --
The visionary / Emily Brontë --
Incantation in Oedipus / John Dryden --
Lausanne / Thomas Hardy --
The snow-drop / Samuel Taylor Coleridge --
Invitation to eternity / John Clare --
Not that way / Walter de la Mare --
Because I could not stop for death / Emily Dickinson --
Phantom / Samuel Taylor Coleridge --
Pt. 5: Of the spirit that speaks in its own voice --
Alcuin--his epitaph / Helen Waddell --
Fragment / Anne, Countess of Winchelsea --
Warning and reply / Emily Brontë --
Birthday sonnet / Elinor Wylie --
To Rose / Walter Savage Landor --
From a cypress grove, 1623 / William Drummond of Hawthornden --
Verses on the death of Dr. Swift, D.S.P.D. / Jonathan Swift --
The passionate man's pilgrimage / Sir Walter Raleigh --
An open grave / Walter Savage Landor --
Echo / Christina Rossetti --
On himself / Robert Herrick --
His epitaph / Stephen Hawes --
Wherefore, unlaurelled boy / George Darley --
I lost the love of Heaven / John Clare --
Epitaph / Samuel Taylor Coleridge --
To the fringed gentian / William Cullen Bryant --
Sibylla's dirge / Thomas Lovell Beddoes --
I am / John Clare --
Epitaph, intended for himself / James Beattie --
The prodigal son / Edwin Arlington Robinson --
Sailing to Byzantium / William Butler Yeats --
The joy of life / W. H. Davies --
Epitaph / Thomas Hardy --
Sing no sad songs for me / Anonymous --
Stanzas for my daughter / Horace Gregory --
Pt. 6: Of the celebration of time and place and the eternal moment --
Duns scotus's oxford / Gerard Manley Hopkins --
In memoriam: Lady Blessington / Walter Savage Landor --
A song from Shakespeare's Cymbeline / William Collins --
The garden / Roy Campbell --
Hearing of harvests rotting in the valleys / W. H. Auden --
A lament for our lady's shrine at Walsingham / Philip Howard, Earl of Arundel --
The tomb--at the church of Brou / Matthew Arnold --
Lines--composed above Tintern Abbey / William Wordsworth --
The lake--to--
/ Edgar Allen Poe --
Giorno dei morti / D. H. Lawrence --
The consolation / Anne, Countess of Winchilsea --
Sunday morning / Wallace Stevens --
L'an trentiesme de mon eage / Archibald Macleish --
A life's parallels / Christina Rossetti --
Venantius fortunatus / Helen Waddell --
Fredugis--lament for Alcuin / Helen Waddell --
On the last verses in his book of poems / Edmund Waller --
Upon the priory grove, his usual retirement / Henry Vaughan --
Translation of Horace--Odes book IV, VII / Samuel Johnson --
Fontainebleau / Sara Teasdale --
On the dead / Walter Savage Landor --
Moonrise / D. H. Lawrence --
Death of the day / Walter Savage Landor --
A song from Cyprus / H.D. --
Elegy written in a country churchyard / Thomas Gray --
The valley of unrest / Edgar Allen Poe --
Requiem / Kenneth Fearing --
The Indian burying ground / Philip Freneau --
Concord hymn / Ralph Waldo Emerson --
The returned volunteer to his rifle / Herman Melville --
The phoenix / George Darley --
On music / Walter Savage Landor --
Abt Vogler / Robert Browning --
To Joseph Joachim / Robert Bridges --
Fear no more the heat o' the sun / William Shakespeare / The crimson cherry tree / Henry Treece --
Weep no more / John Fletcher --
On man / Walter Savage Landor --
Reflections / George Crabbe --
An ancient to ancients / Thomas Hardy --
Resolution and independence / William Wordsworth --
Poem from The year of loss / Nicholas Moore --
Train ride / John Brooks Wheelwright --
My father's watch / John Gould Fletcher / A minuet on reaching the age of fifty / George Santayana --
Pt. 7: Of saints and hymns, reflections and devotions of life beyond earth.
Series Title: Viking portable library.
Responsibility: edited and with an introduction by Horace Gregory ...

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E. Housman -- Lycidas / John Milton -- Early death and fame / Matthew Arnold -- Monody / Herman Melville -- To a traveller / Lionel Johnson -- In memoriam A. H. H. / Alfred, Lord Tennyson -- The night is freezing fast / A. E. Housman -- Dirge / Thomas Lovell Beddoes -- On the death of Dr. Robert Levet / Samuel Johnson -- An epitaph of the death of Nicholas Grimald / Barnabe Googe -- In memory of Major Robert Gregory / William Butler Yeats -- Extempore effusion upon the death of James Hogg / William Wordsworth -- Elegy over a tomb / Edward, Lord Herbert of Cherburg -- An epitaph on Claudy Phillips, a musician / Samuel Johnson -- To Dr. Swift on his birthday / Ester Johnson ("Stella") -- Parta quies / A. E. 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Lawrence -- The lover complaineth the unkindness of his love / Sir Thomas Wyatt -- I wot full well that beauty cannot last / George Tuberville -- The farewell to love / Francis Beaumont, John Fletcher -- Pt. 4: Of the shades and visions seen of life renewed on earth -- Hark, now everything is still / John Webster -- Luke Havergal / Edwin Arlington Robinson -- Bridal ballad / Edgar Allen Poe -- Sonnet / John Milton -- Spectral lovers / John Crowe Ransom -- So ghostly then the girl came in / Robert Hillyer -- The garden seat / Thomas Hardy -- Spirits of the dead / Edgar Allan Poe -- The beleaguered city / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow -- Orpheus I am, come from the deeps below / John Fletcher -- The visionary / Emily Brontë -- Incantation in Oedipus / John Dryden -- Lausanne / Thomas Hardy -- The snow-drop / Samuel Taylor Coleridge -- Invitation to eternity / John Clare -- Not that way / Walter de la Mare -- Because I could not stop for death / Emily Dickinson -- Phantom / Samuel Taylor Coleridge -- Pt. 5: Of the spirit that speaks in its own voice -- Alcuin--his epitaph / Helen Waddell -- Fragment / Anne, Countess of Winchelsea -- Warning and reply / Emily Brontë -- Birthday sonnet / Elinor Wylie -- To Rose / Walter Savage Landor -- From a cypress grove, 1623 / William Drummond of Hawthornden -- Verses on the death of Dr. Swift, D.S.P.D. / Jonathan Swift -- The passionate man's pilgrimage / Sir Walter Raleigh -- An open grave / Walter Savage Landor -- Echo / Christina Rossetti -- On himself / Robert Herrick -- His epitaph / Stephen Hawes -- Wherefore, unlaurelled boy / George Darley -- I lost the love of Heaven / John Clare -- Epitaph / Samuel Taylor Coleridge -- To the fringed gentian / William Cullen Bryant -- Sibylla's dirge / Thomas Lovell Beddoes -- I am / John Clare -- Epitaph, intended for himself / James Beattie -- The prodigal son / Edwin Arlington Robinson -- Sailing to Byzantium / William Butler Yeats -- The joy of life / W. 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