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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And when thy loss shall be repaid with gains Look to my little babes , my dear remains . And if thou love thyself , or loved'st me , These O protect from step - dame's injury . And if chance to thine eyes shall bring this verse ...
IN MEMORY OF MY DEAR GRANDCHILD ELIZABETH BRADSTREET , WHO DECEASED AUGUST , 1665 , BEING A YEAR AND HALF OLD Farewell dear babe , my heart's too much content , Farewell sweet babe , the pleasure of mine eye , Farewell fair flower that ...
430 Ah dear New England ! dearest land to me ; Which unto God hast hitherto been dear , And mayst be still more dear than formerlie , If to his voice thou wilt incline thine ear . 435 Consider wel & wisely what the rod , Wherewith thou ...
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ANNE BRADSTREET 16121672
From the Andover Manuscript
EDWARD TAYLOR 1642?1729
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