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EDITED BY E. B. RICHARDS, HEAD OF THE
Merrill's English Texts
THIS series of books includes in complete editions those mas-
In connection with each text, the editor has provided a
CHARLES E. MERRILL COMPANY
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The poems in this book are arranged according to the date of the birth of the author. The bibliography is arranged alphabetically. The notes are purposely few because the poems are intended to be read for pleasure, not to be studied.
Grateful acknowledgment for permission to use copyrighted poems is hereby made to individual writers, publishers, and literary executors.
Messrs. D. Appleton and Company: Bryant's “Thanatopsis."
Mr. Dana Burnet and The Evening Sun: Burnet's "The Battle of Liège.”
Dr. John Finley and The Red Cross Magazine: Finley's “The Red Cross Spirit Speaks.”
Mr. Robert C. Holliday, Literary Executor of Joyce Kilmer, and George H. Doran Company: poems by Joyce Kilmer.
Houghton Mifflin Company, by special arrangement and permission: poems by Ralph W do Emerson, Richard Watson Gilder, Francis Bret Harte, John Hay, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Julia Ward Howe, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, James Russell Lowell, Edward Rowland Sill, Harriet Prescott Spofford, Edmund Clarence Stedman, Bayard Taylor, John Townsend Trowbridge, and John Greenleaf Whittier.
Mrs. Louisa E. Ingalls: “Opportunity” by John James Ingalls.
Mr. Vachel Lindsay and The Macmillan Company: Lindsay's “Abraham Lincoln Walks at Midnight.”