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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If thy bright Image do upon me stand I am a Golden Angello in thy hand . 10 15 Lord , make my Soule thy Plate : thine Image bright Within the Circle of the same enfoile . And on its brims in golden Letters write Thy Superscription in an ...
Its Glory doth all Glory else out run , Beams of bright Glory to't are motes i'th'sun . 5 My Soule had Caught an Ague , and like Hell Her thirst did burn : she to each spring did fly , But this bright blazing Love did spring a Well Of ...
20 What art thou , Lord , this Ball of Glory bright ? A Bundle of Celestiall Beams up bound In Graces band fixt in Heavens topmost height Pouring thy golden Beams thence , Circling round Which shew thy Glory , and thy glories Way And ...
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ANNE BRADSTREET 16121672
From the Andover Manuscript
EDWARD TAYLOR 1642?1729
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