The Complete Poems of Paul Laurence Dunbar eBook

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PAUL LAURENCE DUNBAR1
BY1
NEW YORK1
PRINTED IN U. S. A.1
LYRICS OF LOWLY LIFE1
MY MOTHER1
TO1
LYRICS OF LOVE AND LAUGHTER1
MISS CATHERINE IMPEY1
TO1
INTRODUCTION TO LYRICS OF LOWLY LIFE1
INDEX OF TITLES4
QUILTING, THE 24012
YESTERDAY AND TO-MORROW 25716
INDEX OF FIRST LINES16
LYRICS OF LOWLY LIFE26
THE POET AND HIS SONG27
ACCOUNTABILITY27
LIFE29
THE RISING OF THE STORM29
THE OLD APPLE-TREE30
PASSION AND LOVE31
PROMISE32
SONG32
ODE TO ETHIOPIA34
THE MASTER-PLAYER35
NOT THEY WHO SOAR36
TWO SONGS36
LONGING37
THE LAWYERS’ WAYS38
PREMONITION39
UNEXPRESSED40
SPRING SONG41
THE RIVALS42
CONSCIENCE AND REMORSE44
I44
II46
III46
DEACON JONES’ GRIEVANCE48
AFTER THE QUARREL49
I50
II50
III50
CURTAIN51
KEEP A-PLUGGIN’ AWAY53
COLUMBIAN ODE54
I54
II54
III54
AN EASY-GOIN’ FELLER55
THE DILETTANTE:  A MODERN TYPE56
THE COLORED SOLDIERS56
TO MY FRIEND CHARLES BOOTH NETTLETON57
I57
II57
THE OL’ TUNES58
THE WOOING59
WHEN DE CO’N PONE’S HOT60
THE CHANGE HAS COME61
A CORN-SONG62
DISAPPOINTED63
HE HAD HIS DREAM63
A COQUETTE CONQUERED64
OCTOBER64
SHIPS THAT PASS IN THE NIGHT65
DAWN66
DIRGE66
PREPARATION67
THE SECRET68
RIDING TO TOWN69
THE MEADOW LARK69
CHANGING TIME70
A CONFIDENCE70
RIGHT’S SECURITY72
THE SONG72
WHY FADES A DREAM?74
SPEAKIN’ O’ CHRISTMAS74
GROWIN’ GRAY75
WHEN MALINDY SINGS77
LYRICS OF THE HEARTHSIDE80
THE PARADOX80
WITH THE LARK81
THE MYSTIC SEA82
THE BOHEMIAN82
HER THOUGHT AND HIS83
BEHIND THE ARRAS83
THE GARRET84
ON THE RECEIPT OF A FAMILIAR POEM85
VENGEANCE IS SWEET85
JUST WHISTLE A BIT86
DREAMS87
WAITING87
SYMPATHY88
LOVE’S CHASTENING89
LOVE89
DREAM SONG I89
CHRISTMAS IN THE HEART90
THEOLOGY91
LOVE’S HUMILITY91
SHE TOLD HER BEADS91
THE GOURD92
THOU ART MY LUTE93
COMMUNION93
IN AN ENGLISH GARDEN94
THE CONQUERORS95
ALEXANDER CRUMMELL—­DEAD95
THE POET AND THE BABY96
THE SUM96
ON AN OLD BOOK WITH UNCUT LEAVES97
TO A LADY PLAYING THE HARP97
MISAPPREHENSION98
LOVE’S PHASES98
HARRIET BEECHER STOWE99
A WINTER’S DAY100
REMEMBERED100
THE LAPSE101
FAREWELL TO ARCADY102
THE STIRRUP CUP103
HUMOUR AND DIALECT103
THEN103
AT CHESHIRE CHEESE103
IN AUGUST104
EXPECTATION105
PROTEST106
LITTLE BROWN BABY106
THE REAL QUESTION108
THE NEWS108
ANGELINA109
MY SORT O’ MAN111
ON THE ROAD112
A BACK-LOG SONG113
THE PHOTOGRAPH114
PARTED114
POSSUM TROT115
BREAKING THE CHARM117
A LETTER119
A CABIN TALE120
AT CANDLE-LIGHTIN’ TIME122
HOW LUCY BACKSLID123
TWO LITTLE BOOTS125
A SPRING WOOING126
IN MAY127
THE TRYST128
THE DOVE129
SNOWIN’129
THE TURNING OF THE BABIES IN THE BED130
SOLILOQUY OF A TURKEY131
A PLANTATION PORTRAIT133
THE VALSE134
MY SWEET BROWN GAL134
THE VISITOR135
THE COLORED BAND136
INSPIRATION136
DRIZZLE137
WHEN DEY ’LISTED COLORED SOLDIERS138
ENCOURAGEMENT140
THE WRAITH141
WHIP-POOR-WILL AND KATY-DID141
A GRIEVANCE142
TO A CAPTIOUS CRITIC143
IN THE MORNING144
A FLORIDA NIGHT144
LONG AGO145
A SPIRITUAL146
W’EN I GITS HOME147
THE UNSUNG HEROES147
POSSESSION148
DIRGE FOR A SOLDIER149
NODDIN’ BY DE FIRE150
MORNING SONG OF LOVE151
TO THE EASTERN SHORE151
BALLADE152
SPEAKIN’ AT DE COU’T-HOUSE153
THE LOOKING-GLASS154
LI’L’ GAL155
WHEN SAM’L SINGS155
THE MONK’S WALK156
SLOW THROUGH THE DARK157
PHILOSOPHY158
THE DEBT159
A ROADWAY159
LOVE’S SEASONS160
TO THE SOUTH160
THE HAUNTED OAK162
ROBERT GOULD SHAW163
A LOVE SONG164
TO AN INGRATE164
THE FOUNT OF TEARS165
DE WAY T’INGS COME166
AT THE TAVERN167
NIGHT, DIM NIGHT167
I167
II167
III168
IV168
V168
A BOY’S SUMMER SONG168
JOHNNY SPEAKS169
A CHRISTMAS FOLKSONG169
THE LILY OF THE VALLEY170
TO J. Q.170
SCAMP171
THE QUILTING172
FOREVER172
TWILIGHT173
OPPORTUNITY173
THE FISHER CHILD’S LULLABY174
THE FARM CHILD’S LULLABY175
HOPE176
A SONG177
TO DAN177
A LAZY DAY178
LIMITATIONS178
THE UNLUCKY APPLE179
MORNING180
LOVE’S DRAFT180
TWELL DE NIGHT IS PAS’180
DREAMIN’ TOWN181
KIDNAPED182
WINTER’S APPROACH182
THE VETERAN182
THE CHANGE183
SUPPOSE184
BEIN’ BACK HOME184
DESPAIR186
TILL THE WIND GETS RIGHT186
AT SUNSET TIME187
AT LOAFING-HOLT187
THE RIVER OF RUIN188
A LOVE LETTER189
LIZA MAY190
TROUBLE IN DE KITCHEN191
ROSES AND PEARLS191
A LOST DREAM192
MISCELLANEOUS192
WHEN WINTER DARKENING ALL AROUND193
EQUIPMENT193
TO PFRIMMER194
TO THE MIAMI194
A SUMMER PASTORAL195
A THANKSGIVING POEM197
LOVE’S PICTURES197
ON THE DEATH OF W. C.198
A CAREER199
POOR WITHERED ROSE200
JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY200
A MADRIGAL201
A LYRIC201
TRANSCRIBER’S NOTES202
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