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A SELECTION FROM THE

BEST ENGLISH POETS,

FROM

SPENSER TO THE PRESENT TIMES;

AND

SPECIMENS OF SEVERAL AMERICAN POETS.

TO WHICH IS PREFIXED,

A BRIEF SURVEY OF THE

HISTORY OF ENGLISH POETRY.

PUBLISHED UNDER THE DIRECTION OF
THE COMMITTEE OF GENERAL LITERATURE AND EDUCATION,
APPOINTED BY THE SOCIETY FOR PROMOTING

CHRISTIAN KNOWLEDGE.

THE SEVENTH EDITION, WITH ADDITIONS.

LONDON:
JOHN W. PARKER, WEST STRAND.

M.DCCC.XLIII.

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Davies, Sir John, (b. 1570,

d. 1626.)
The Im mortality of the Soul 43
Dryden, John, (b. 1631, d.

1700.)
David's Friends

63
A Dream

66
Veni Creator.

68
Falconer, William, (6. 1730,

d. 1769.)

The Fallen Condition of Greece 135

The Shipwreck

136

Description of a Ninety-gun

Ship

139

Fletcher, Giles.
The Morning of the Resurrec-
tion

47
Fletcher, Phineas, (d. 1650.)
Intellect, the Prince of the
Purple Island

44
The Happiness of a Rural Life 46
Gay, John, (6. 1688, d. 1732.)
The Pin and Needle

96
The Butterfly and the Snail 97
The Turkey and the Ant

98
The Hare and many Friends 99
Gray, Thomas, (6. 1716, d.

1771.)
The Progress of Poesy

145
On Education

148
Goldsmith, Oliver, (b. 1731,

d. 1774.)
The Traveller

151
Habington, William, (6. 1605,

d. 1654.)
The Brief Triumph of the
Wicked

50
Time

51

Heber, Reginald, (6. 1783, d.

1826.)

Palestine

277

The Druses

277

The Crusade

278

Hymn, Fifteenth Sunday after

Trinity

279

An Evening Walk in Bengal 407

160

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