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10491,32.25

NARVARD COLLEGE LIBRARY

FROM THE ESTATE OF
WAS. CHARLES ROBERT SANGER

FEBRUARY 19, 1936

Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1872, by

SCRIBNER, ARMSTRONG, AND COMPANY, in the Office of the Librarian of Congress, at Washington.

RIVERSIDE, CAMBRIDGE:

STEREOTYPED AND PRINTED BY

H. 0. HOUGHTON AND COMPANY.

PUBLISHERS' NOTE.

The present volume completes the reissue of Folk-Songs, under the various titles of SonGS OF LIFE; SONGS OF HOME; SONGS OF THE HEART, and Songs OF NATURE. The comprehensiveness and completeness of each part, with the numerous new forms and additional illustrations, has commended these selections anew to the public favor, and the four volumes now form a choice library of poetry and song.

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A FOREST Hymn....

William Cullen Bryant.... MIGNONETTE..

. Mary Bradley THE DYING LOVER.

Richard Henry Stoddard... PHILOMELA

. Matthew Arnold. LUCY Ashton's Song.

. Sir Walter Scott.... SPRING AND WINTER..

William Shakespeare. SABINA.

William Congreve.. WIND AND RAIN...

Richard Henry Stoddard.... THE BELFRY PIGEON.

.Nathaniel Parker Willis.... THE SHEPHERD's Son....

..Joanna Baillie..., THE COUNT'S LITTLE DAUGHTER..

Mrs. R. S. Greenough.. The HOLLY TREE....

... Robert Southey.... The Nymph COMPLAINING FOR THE DEATH OF HER Fawn... Andrew Marvell.... COME, BEAUTEOUS DAY..

William Henry Hurlbut.. The Night PIECE...

Robert Herrick.... A WINTER SCENE...,

.Josiah Gilbert Holland.... UP IN THE TREE.

George MacDonald.... HYMN TO THE FLOWERS.

Horace Smith... SONG TO MAY....

.Lord Thurlow.... THE RHODORA...

.Ralph Waldo Emerson.... UP THE AIRY MOUNTAIN.

William Allingham SUMMER DAYS.....

..Anonymous.. THE VIOLET

William Wetmore Story.. ROSALIND's MADRIGAL.

.Thomas Lodge.. VIRTUE.

George Herbert.

Charles Kingsley. THE BROOK-SIDE....

..Richard Monckton Milnes... Little Bell...

. Thomas Westwood.... vii

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THE FADED VIOLET...

Thomas Bailey Aldrich....

THE MOUNTAIN HEART'S-EASE

.Bret Harte....

TIDES.....

H. H.....

To PRIMROSES.

.Robert Herrick....

To BlossoMS..

Robert Herrick..

To DAFFODILS

. Robert Herrick ....

THE MOTHER NIGHTINGALE..

Roscoe after de Villegas....

TO THE HUMBLEBEE

.Ralph Waldo Emerson..

OF A' THE AIRTS THE WIND CAN BLAW

..Robert Burns ....

EVENING....

Alfred Tennyson....

THE RIVER-GOD TO AMORET.

......John Fletcher.

SUMMER Longings..

Denis Florence McCarthy...

LINES TO AN INDIAN AIR.

.Percy Bysshe Shelley....

How THICK THE WILD FLOWERS BLOW ABOUT OUR FEET......R. C. Trench..

THE CAVE OF SILVER..

Fitz-James O'Brien....

A DIRGE.

.John Webster...

MY LIFE IS LIKE THE SUMMER Rose..

Richard Henry Wilde....

THE ORPHAN'S CHRISTMAS-TREE

.Bayard Taylor after Rueckert....

BESIDE THE SEA......

William Winter...

WHEN SPARROWS BUILD AND THE LEAVES BREAK FORTH... ..Jean Ingelow....

ULFILMENT.

Mary Elizabeth Dodge....

Blow, BLOW, Thou WINTER WIND.

Shakespeare....

THE ROSE..

Edmund Waller ..

A DEAD Rose.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning ...

THE TIGER..

William Blake....

MY RIVER..

.From the German of Eduard Moerke..

Song OF THE BROOK

..Alfred Tennyson....

THE CALL..

George Darley.

THE SEA ...

Richard Henry Stoddard....

MIDSUMMER..

..Louisa Bushnell....

DIRGE...

.Thomas Lovell Beddoes....

DRIFTING....

Thomas Buchanan Read....

THE MINSTREL'S SONG IN ELLA.

..Thomas Chatterton.

QUA CURSUM VENTUS..

. Arthur Hugh Clough.

As I LAY A THINKING

Richard Harris Barham....

To CYNTHIA..

.Ben Jonson....

TO THE GRASSHOPPER AND CRICKET..

..Leigh Hunt....

PASSING THE ICEBERGS

Thomas Buchanan Read ....

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