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THE

POETICAL WORKS

OF

WILLIAM WORDSWORTH

WITH A MEMOIR

SEVEN VOLUMES IN THREE
VOL. II.

NEW YORK
PUBLISHED BY HURD AND HOUGHTON
BOSTON: H. O. HOUGHTON AND COMPANY
CIjc SttibrriiBr J9reM, Camfirittge

1878

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On a Celebrated Event in Ancient History .... 38

Upon the same Event 86

To Thomas Clarkson, on the Final Passing of the Bill for

the Abolition of the Slave-Trade 86

A Prophecy, February, 1807 87

Composed by the Side of Grasmcre Lake S8

Go back to antique ages, if thine eyes 88

Composed while the Author was engaged in writing a

Tract, occasioned by the Convention of Cintra . . 89

Composed at the same Time and on the same Occasion . 90

Hoffer 90

Advance, ccne forth from thy Tyrolean ground ... 91

Feelings of the Tyrolese 92

Alas! what boots the long, laborious quest 92

And is jt among rude, untutored Dales 98

O'er the wide earth, on mountain and on plain .... 93

On the Final Submission of the Tyrolese 94

Hail, Zaragoza! If with unwet eye 95

Say, what is Honor? — *T is the finest sense 95

The martial courage of a day is vain 96

Brave Schill! by death delivered, take thy flight . . 96

Call not the royal Swede unfortunate 97

Look now on that Adventurer who hath paid .... 98

Is there a power that can sustain and cheer 98

Ah'. where is Palafox? Nor tongue nor pen .... 99

In due observance of an ancient rite 99

Feelings of a Noble Biscayan at one of those Funerals . 100

The Oak of Guernica 101

Indignation of a High-minded Spaniard 102

Avaunt all specious pliancy of mind 102

O'erweening Statesmen have full long relied 103

• The French and the Spanish Guerillas 104

Spanish Guerillas 104

The power of Armies is a visible thing 105

Here pause: the poet claims at least this praise . . . lOfl

The French Army in Russia 106

On the same Occasion 108

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