Early American Poetry: Selections from Bradstreet, Taylor, Dwight, Freneau, and Bryant
Jane Donahue Eberwein, Anne Bradstreet
University of Wisconsin Press, 1978 - Poetry - 383 pages
Here is the first major-figure anthology of American poetry of the colonial and early national periods, an indispensable volume for both students and scholars of American literature and civilization.
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... proud contention cause this slaughter , Nor nobles siding to make John no king , French Lewis unjustly to the crown to bring ; No Edward , Richard , to lose rule and life , Nor no Lancastrians to renew old strife ; No Duke of York ...
The King , 15 displeased , at York himself absents , They humbly beg return , show their intents ; The writing , printing , posting to and fro , Shows all was done , I'll therefore let it go . But now I come to speak of my disaster ...
Books VII and VIII of The Columbiad and “ The Conspiracy of Kings ” appear in Vernon L. Parrington's anthology , The Connecticut Wits ( New York : Thomas Y. Crowell Co. , 1925 ; reprinted , 1969 ) . The best biography is by James ...
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ANNE BRADSTREET 16121672
From the Andover Manuscript
EDWARD TAYLOR 1642?1729
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