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The Flight of Love

.Percy Bysshe Shelley

Farewell! If ever Fondest PrayerGeorge Gordon Byron.

982

Porphyria's Lover

. Robert Browning .

983

Modern Beauty

..Arthur Symons.

984

La Belle Dame Sans Merci

..John Keats .

985

Tantalus-Texas

.Joaquin Miller

987

Enchainment.

.Arthur O'Shaughnessy.

Auld Robin Gray

Anne Barnard

989

Lost Light.

Elizabeth Akers.

990

A Sigh ..

.Harriet Prescott Spofford

Hereafter

.Harriet Prescott Spofford 992

Endymion.

..Oscar Wilde

993

Love is a Terrible Thing” .Grace Fallow Norton

994

The Ballad of the Angel .

Theodosia Garrison

995

“Love Came Back at Fall o' Dew"..Lizette Woodworlh Reese 996

In a Year

Robert Browning

997

Outgrown

.Julia C. R. Dort

999

A Tragedy

. Edith Nesbit.

IOOL

Left Behind

. Elizabeth A kers

1002

The Forsaken Merman

Matthew Arnold

1003

The Portrait..

Edward Robert Bulwer Lytton 1007

The Rose and Thorn

.Paul Hamilton Hayne..

To Her-Unspoken.

.. Amelia Josephine Burr IOII

A Light Woman

. Robert Browning .

IOII

From the Turkish

.George Gordon Byron. 1013

A Summer Wooing

Louise Chandler Moulton ... 1014

Butterflies..

.John Davidson .

1014

Unseen Spirits

.Nathaniel Parker Willis 1014

“Grandmither, Think Not I Forget” Willa Sibert Cather

IOI5

Little Wild Baby..

Margaret Thomson Janvier .. 1017

A Cradle Song .

.Nicholas Breton

ΙοΙ8

Lady Anne Bothwell's Lament .....Unknown

1019

A Woman's Love.

.John Hay

1020

A Tragedy

.Théophile Marzials

1022

“Mother, I Cannot Mind My

Wheel”

.Walter Savage Landor

1022

Airly Beacon

.Charles Kingsley

A Sea Child

.Bliss Carman

1023

From the Harbor Hill

..Gustav Kobbé

1023

Allan Water.

. Matthew Gregory Lewis 1024

Forsaken

Unknown

1024

Bonnie Doon

. Robert Burns

1026

The Two Lovers

. Richard Hovey

1026

The Vampire .

.Rudyard Kipling

1027

Agatha .

.Alfred Austin

1028

A Rose Will Fade"

.Dora Sigerson Shorter 1029

Affaire d'Amour

.Margaret Deland

1030

The Maid of Neidpath

Walter Scott.

1031

Elena's Song from “Philip van Arte-

veld”

Henry Taylor

1032

The Way of It.

John Vance Cheney. ........ 1032

When Lovely Woman Stoops to

Folly”

.Oliver Goldsmith...

1033

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Table of Contents

vii

A Ballad, “'Twas when the seas

were roaring"

.John Gay.

1038

The Braes of Yarrow

.John Logan

1039

The Rose and the Gauntlet. .John Wilson

1041

The Minstrel's Song from “Ælla" .Thomas Chatterton

1042

Highland Mary.

. Robert Burns.

1043

To Mary in Heaven.

Robert Burns

1044

Lucy

.William Wordsworth

1045

Proud Maisie

Walter Scott

1048

Song, “Earl March looked on his

dying child”.

Thomas Campbell .

1049

The Maid's Lament

.Walter Savage Landor 1049

“She is Far from the Land”

Thomas Moore .

1050

“At the Mid Hour of Night' .Thomas Moore

1051

A Bridal Dirge..

. Bryan Waller Procter

1051

“Oh! Snatched away in Beauty's

Bloom”

.George Gordon Byron... 1052

To Mary

..Charles Wolfe.

1052

My Heart and I.

. Elizabeth Barrett Browning.. 1053

Rosalind's Scroll

. Elizabeth Barrett Browning.. 1055

Lament of the Irish Emigrant. ...Helen Selina Sheridan . 1056

The King of Denmark's Ride .......Caroline Elizabeth Sarah Nor-

ton

1058

Maritæ Suæ.....

.William Phil pot

1059

Ballad.

.May Kendall

Іобо

“Oh that 'Twere Possible

.Alfred Tennyson

1062

“Home They Brought Her Warrior

Dead”

.Alfred Tennyson .

1063

Evelyn Hope

Robert Browning

1064

Remembrance

Emily Bronté.

1065

Song, “The linnet in the rocky dells”Emily Bronté

1066

Song of the Old Love .

.Jean Ingelow

1067

Requiescat

.Matthew Arnold

1068

Too Late..

.Dinah Maria Mulock Craik.. 1069

Four Years

Dinah Maria Mulock Craik..

1069

Barbara.

Alexander Smith ..

1070

Song, “When I am Dead, My

Dearest'

.Christina Georgina Rossetti . 1072

Too Late.

Christina Georgina Rosseti .. 1072

Lines, “In the merry hay-time" .C. J. Paul.

1074

Helen...

.Sarah Chauncey Woolsey 1074

Love and Death .

Rosa Mulholland

1076

To One in Paradise

.Edgar Allan Poe

1077

Annabel Lee ..

.Edgar Allan Poe

1077

For Annie

.Edgar Allan Poe

1079

Telling the Bees

John Greenleaf Whittier

A Tryst ..

..Louise Chandler Moulton ... 1083

Love's Resurrection Day

Louise Chandler Moulton 1084

Heaven.

.Martha Gilbert Dickinson 1084

Janette's Hair

.Charles Graham Halpine. 1084

The Dying Lover

.Richard Henry Stoddard 1086

When the Grass Shall Cover Me"..Ina Coolbrith

1086

Give Love Today

.Ethel Talbot

1087

Until Death.

.Unknown.

1088

Florence Vane

.Philip Pendleton Cooke 1089

"If Spirits Walk"

..Sophie Jewett

Io90

Requiescat

..Oscar Wilde

IONI

Lyric, “You would have understood

me, had you waited”

.Ernest Dowson

.. 1092

Romance..

..Andrew Lang .

.... 1093

Good Night

..Hester A. Benedict ..

.... 1093

Requiescat

. Rosamund Marriott Watson . 1094

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LOVE'S FULFILLMENT

“My True-love Hath my Heart . .Philip Sidney

1105

Song, “O sweet delight"

Thomas Campion.

I105

The Good Morrow

.John Donne

1106

“There's Gowd in the Breast" .James Hogg

1106

The Beggar Maid

Alfred Tennyson

1107

Reflections.

Jean Ingelow

IIC7

“One Morning, Oh! so Early" ..Jean Ingelow

IIIO

A Birthday

..Christina Georgina Rossetti . IIII

May Margaret :

.Théophile Marzials

IIII

Rondel, Kissing her hair, I sat

against her feet"

.Algernon Charles Swinburne 1112

“I Love my Love"

Charles Mackay.

1113

The Brookside ..

. Richard Monckton Milnes ..

1113

The World is Mine

.Florence Earle Coates .

I114

What My Lover Said

.Homer Greene ...

II14

May-Music..

. Rachel Annand Taylor

1116

Song, “Flame at the core of the

world”.

.Arthur Upson...

1117

A Memory

.Frederic Lawrence Knowles. 1118

Love Triumphant :

.Frederic Lawrence Knowles. 1119

Lines, “Love within the lover's

breast"

.George Meredith

II19

Love among the Ruins

. Robert Browning

II 20

Earl Mertoun's Song

Robert Browning

Meeting at Night

Robert Browning

I123

Parting at Morning .

Robert Browning

1123

The Turn of the Road

. Alice Rollit Coe

1124

“My Delight and Thy Delight" . Robert Bridges

1124

“O, Saw ye the Lass”

Richard Ryan.

1125

Love at Sea .

.Algernon Charles Swinburne. 1125

Mary Beaton's Song

.Algernon Charles Swinburne. 1126

Plighted.

.Dinah Maria Mulock Craik 1127

A Woman's Question

..Adelaide Anne Procter . 1128

“Dinna Ask Me",

..John Dunlop.

1129

A Song; “Sing me a sweet, low song of

night”

..Hildegarde Hawthorne

IIZO

The Reason

.James Oppenheim

1130

My Own Cáilin Donn”

..George Sigerson .

1131

Song from “Festus"

..Philip James Bailey

I132

‘By Yon Burn Side'

..Robert Tannahill

1132

A Pastoral, “Flower of the medlar”..Théophile Marzials.

1133

“When Death to either shall Come" Robert Bridges .

1134

The Reconciliation

.Alfred Tennyson

I134

Song, “Wait but a little while' ..Norman Gale

I135

Content.

.Norman Gale .

1136

Che Sara Sara

. Victor Plarr

1136

“Bid Adieu to Girlish Days”. James Joyce .

1136

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Table of Contents

ix

To F. C.

.Mortimer Collins .

1137

Spring Passion

..Joel Elias Spingarn..

1137

Advice to a Lover

.S. Charles Jellicoe

I137

“Yes

.Richard Doddridge Blackmore 1138

Love.

.Samuel Taylor Coleridge 1139

Nested.

.Habberton Lulham

1142

The Letters

.Alfred Tennyson

I 143

Prothalamion

. Edmund Spenser

1144

Enithalamion

.Edmund Spenser

1149

Bridal Song.

John Fletcher (?)

1160

The Newly-wedded

.Winthrop Mackworth Pracd . 1161

“I Saw Two Clouds at Morning' John Gardiner Calkins

Brainard

1162

Holy Matrimony

.John Keble.

1163

The Bride

.Laurence Hope

1164

A Marriage Charm

.Nora Hopper

1165

“Like a Laverock in the Lift" ..Jean Ingelow

1166

My Owen.

. Ellen Mary Patrick Downing 1166

Doris: A Pastoral

..Arthur Joseph Munby 1167

“He'd Nothing but His Violin .Mary Kyle Dallas

1168

Love's Calendar .

William Bell Scott

1169

Home.

.Dora Greenwell

1170

Two Lovers

..George Eliot

1170

The Land of Heart's Desire .Emily Huntington Miller 1172

My Ain Wife.

. Alexander Loing .

1172

The Irish Wife

.Thomas d'Arcy McGee 1173

My Wife's a Winsome wee Thing ..Robert Burns

1174

Lettice.

.Dinah Maria Mulock Craik. . 1174

If Thou wert by my Side, my

Love".

. Reginald Heber.

1175

The Shepherd's Wife's Song . Robert Greene

1176

“Truth doth Truth Deserve" ..Philip Sidney

1178

The Married Lover.

..Coventry Patmore

My Love.

.James Russell Lowell

1179

Margaret to Dolcino.

..Charles Kingsley

1181

Dolcino to Margaret.

..Charles Kingsley .

1181

At Last.

.Richard Henry Stoddard . 1181

The Wife to Her Husband

Unknown .

1182

A Wife's Song

.William Cox Bennett

1183

The Sailor's Wife .

.William Julius Mickle 1183

Jerry an' Me

Hiram Rich ,

1185

"Don't be Sorrowful, Darling' .. Rembrandt Peale

1186

Winifreda .

.Unknown

1187

An Old Man's Idyl .

.. Richard Realf

1188

The Poet's Song to his Wife . . Bryan Waller Procter 1189

John Anderson.

Robert Burns

1190

To Mary

.Samuel Bishop

II91

The Golden Wedding

..David Gray

1192

Moggy and Me

.James Hogg

1193

“O, Lay Thy Hand in Mine, Dear". Gerald Massey

1194

Wife, Children, and Friends ...William Robert Spencer 1194

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