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- A Morning Exercise .

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- A Flower Garden, at Coleorton Hall, Leicestershire . . . . . . . . 113

- A whirl-blast from behind the hill .

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The Waterfall and the Eglantine .

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The Oak and the Broom. A Pastoral . . . . . . . . . . . 115

To s Sexton

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To the Daisy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 117

To the same Flower . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 118

The Green Linnet. .

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To a Sky-lark . .

To the Small Celandine . .

To the same Flower . . .

The Seven Sisters; or, the Solitude of Binnorie

Who fancied what a pretty sight . . . . . . . . . . . . . 121

The Redbreast chasing the Butterfly . .

Song for the Spinning Wheel. Founded upon a Belief prevalent among the Pastoral Vales of

Westmoreland . . . . . . . . . . . . . 122

Hint from the Mountains for certain Political Pretenders . . . . . . . . 122

On seeing a Needlecase in the Form of a Harp . . . . . . . . . 123

To a Lady, in answer to a request that I would write her a Poem upon some Drawings that she

had made of Flowers in the Island of Madeira . . . . . . . . . 123

Glad sight wherever new with old . . . . . . . . . . . 124

The Contrast. The Parrot and the Wren. . . . . . . . . . . 124

À The Danish Boy. A Fragment . . . . . . . . . . . . 124

1 Song for the Wandering Jew . . . . . . . . . . . . . 125

Stray Pleasures . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 125

The Pilgrim's Dream ; or, the Star and the Glow-worm . . . . . . . . 126

The Poet and the Caged Turtledove . .

YA Wren's Nest . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 127

Love lies Bleeding . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 128

Companion to the foregoing . . . . . . . . . . . . . 128

Rural Illusions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 128

The Kitten and Falling Leaves . .

Address to my Infant Daughter, on being reminded that she was a Month old, on that Day . . 130

THE WAGGONER.–Canto I. . . . . . . . . . . . . 131

Canto II. . . . . . . . . . . . . 134

– Canto III. . . . . . . . . . . . . 136

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Canto IV. . . . . . . . . . . . . 137

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TO Nightingale ! thou surely art. .

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+ Three years she grew in sun and shower . . . . . . . . . . 144

+ A slumber did my spirit seal . . . . . . . . . . . . . 144

+ I wandered lonely as a cloud . . . . . . . . . . . . . 144

The Reverie of Poor Susan .

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Power of Music . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 145

Star-gazers .

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Written in March, while resting on the Bridge at the foot of Brother's Water . . . . 146

+ Lyre ! though such power do in thy magic live . . . . . . . . . 147

Beggars . . . . . . . . .

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Sequel to the Foregoing, composed many Years after . . . . . . . . 148

| Gipsies . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 148

| Ruth . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . : 148

| Resolution and Independence . . . . . . . . . . . . . 151

T The Thorn . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 153

Hart-leap Well.—Part I. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 156

-- --Part II. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 157

Song at the Feast of Brougham Castle, upon the Restoration of Lord Clifford, the Shepherd, to

the Estates and Honours of his Ancestors . . . . . . . . . 158

Lines, composed a few miles above Tintern Abbey, on revisiting the Banks of the Wye during

a Tour, July 13, 1798 .

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+ It is no Spirit who from heaven hath flown . . . . . . . . . . 161

French Revolution, as it appeared to Enthusiasts at its Commencement. Reprinted from “ The

Friend” .

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Yes, it was the mountain Echo .

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To a Sky-lark . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 162

Laodamia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 162

Dion. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 165

The Pass of Kirkstone

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To Enterprise . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 167

+ To— , on her First Ascent to the Summit of Helvellyn . . . . . . . 169

+ To a Young Lady, who had been reproached for taking long Walks in the Country . . . 169

Water-fowl .

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View from the top of Black Comb

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+ The Haunted Tree. To -

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The Triad . . . .

The Wishing-gate . .

The Wishing-gate destroyed

The Primrose of the Rock

Presentiments . . .

Vernal Ode . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 176

+ Devotional Incitements . . . . . . . . . . . . . 177

+ The Cuckoo-Clock . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 178

To the Clouds . .

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Suggested by a Picture of the Bird of Paradise . . . . . . . 180

A Jewish Family, . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 180

On the Power of Sound . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 181

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