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A Snownake in May. A Twilight Piece. In Late November. The Catacombs. Moonrise at Monterey. In Darkness.
Wild Coreopsis. Quotations.
ROBERTS, CHARLES G. D. With portrait.
To the Spirit of Song. The Flight. Amoris Vincula. Rain. In September. Å Breathing Time. Quotations.
A Hymn, Thomas Chatterton. The Quiet Life, Alexander Pope. A Song, William Blake. To Helen, Edgar Allen Poe.
To an Early Primrose, Henry Kirke White. Fragment, Percy Bysshe Shelley. From the Embargo, William Cullen
Bryant. Ripe Grain, Dora Read Goodale. The Echo, Abraham Cowley.
SINGLE POEMS I.
The Poet, Ina D. Coolbrith. The Mystery, Albert Laighton. Waiting, John Burroughs. A Woman's Answer to a Man's
Question, Mary T. Lathrop. Somebody's Mother, Mary D. Brine. The Drunkard's Raggit Wean, James P. Crawford.
What I Live For, G. Linnæus Banks. The Tapestry Weavers, Anson G. Chester. A Song, Frederick Langbridge.
Knee Deep, Robert McIntyre. Caprice at Home, Mrs. S. M. B. Piatt. Two, Rose Terry Cooke. The Dying Swan,
Alfred Tennyson. Ripe Wheat, Eliza 0. Peirson. The World Would Be the Better for It, M. H. Cobb. Helen of Troy,
Florence Peacock. After the Fall of Troy, Florence Peacock.
DYING SWAN, THE
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CURRENT POEMS I.
The Voice of a Star, Will Carleton. What Love Is, Ella Wheeler Wilcox. Love and Change, M. G. McClelland. Her
Company, Mrs. George Archibald. The Rivals, at Fortress Monroe, Bessie Chandler. Imeros, Edgar Saltus. The Pilot's
Wife, George Barlow. Seaward, Thomas P. Conant. Charity, Arthur Symons. It Could Not Happen Now, Frederick
Langbridge. In Bohemia, Louise Chandler Moulton. A Lyric, Richard Henry Stoddard. At a Reading, Thomas
McCLELLAND, M. G. Portrait of
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126, 255, 383, 492
Arnold, MATTHEW. Portrait engraved by O. Lacour from a drawing by Sandys. Allen G. Bigelow. 130-211
Austerity of Poetry. A Farewell. Philomela. Urania. Too Late. Self-Deception. Persistency of Poetry. A Cau-
tion to Poets. Self Dependence. Quotations.
TROWBRIDGE, JOHN T. With Portrait by Pach Bros., Cambridge, Mass. William H. Rideing. 131
The Seeking. Evening at the Farm. The Vagabonds. Quotations.
THOMAS, EDITH M.
Joseph W. Gavan. 138
Valentine. The Stirrup Cup. The Heart's Call. A Nocturn. Delay. After Reading Arnold's "Sohrab and Rustum.”
R. W. Gilder's “ The New Day." Winter Leafage. Quotations.
TODHUNTER, JOHN. With pen and ink sketch by Sumner.
William Butler Yeats. 143
On the Seufzers-Bank. The Black Knight Reconciliation. Nocturne. Remorse. The Christ-Child. The Dead Nup-
tial. The Shan Van Vocht of '87. Magnolias. To the Albani Athena. The First Spring Day.
In the Hasli-Thal.
MACE, FRANCES LAUGHTON. With portrait.
Caroline Dana House,
The Heliotrope. Easter Morning. Counsel. Only Waiting. Ad Astra. The Origin of Birds. Alcyone. Quotations,
HARBAUGH, THOMAS CHALMERS. With portrait by Hafer, Troy, 0. A. F. Broomhall, 155
For Disturbin' of the Choir. Ajalon. Quotations.
Nevin, Edwin H., D.D.
W. Channing Nevin. 158
“I am With You Always.". “Come Up Hither." “God is My Salvation.” Sometime. Quotations.
When the Night and Morning Meet. • Bring Me Word How Tall She Is.” Rapture. Good-Night, Good-Bye. Quo-
KOOPMAN, HARRY LYMAN. With portrait by Gauven Bros., Burlington, Vt. F. E. Dewhurst. 165
In the Kingdom of the Blind the One-Eyed is King. Day-Red. Ca Ira. Autumn. Princess Eyebright. Edwin Booth.
The Poet. Milton. Work and Wages. The Three Stages. Quotations.
BARBE, W. T. W.
Danske Dandridge. 167
A Coranach. Amid the Mountain Pines. The Winds. Not to the Strong: Quotations.
BROWNELL, HENRY HOWARD.
Harry Lyman Koopman. 169
From, The Bay Fight. All Together. The Return of Kane. From, The Eagle of Corin:h. Quotations.
LEE-HAMILTON, EUGENE. With portrait by Firenze, Florence, Italy. Charles Wells Moulton.
Introduction. Ipsissimus. To the Muse. Sea-Shell Murmurs, Idle Charon. The Phantom Ship. Sunken Gold.
Strangled. Leonardo Da Vinci on His Snakes. Lady Jane Gray to the Flowers and Birds. Domingo Lopez to His
Saviour. Bijou the Dwarf to the Electress Mary. Quotations.
John Eliot Bowen. 180
The Rainbow. To a Poet. An Autumn Anniversary. Sidney Lanier. Quotations.
ROCHE, JAMES JEFFREY.
Louise Imogen Guiney. 185
The Way of the World. The Water-Lily. The Song of the Sea. Babylon. Sir Hugo's Choice. Andromeda. The
V-A-S-E. If. Don't. Quotations.
THAYER, JULIA H. With portrait.
Mary E. Nash.
Through the Mist. On Mountain Heights. Old Wine. Missing. Submission. Quotations.
EVE, MARIA LOUISE.
James Ryder Randall.
The Lion and the Eagle. Conquered at Last. Filling His Place. Quotations.
Margaret Holmes Bates.
A Flight Shot. The Morning Hills. Between the Poppy and the Rose. Solace. Before Dawn. Quotations.
READ, JANE MARIA.
Proem. The Two Vessels. Fireside Scenes. Near or Far. Quotations.
KENYON, JAMES BENJAMIN.
Pan. A Maid of Sicily. She Came and Went.
A Roman Queen. Vanished. If It Were. Joy in Sorrow. Quotations
BONNEY, CALLIE L. With portrait.
At Vespers. How Christmas Came.
An Easter Custom. An Olden Legend. Quotations.
GUNDRY, ARTHUR W.
J. Macdonald Oxley. 216
Sonnet: “ The Poetry of Earth.” Unprofitable. Love's Larceny. Quotations.
PEACOCK, THOMAS BROWER. With portrait by Snyder, Topeka, Kan. Nettie Leila Michel.
The Outlaw. Sonnet to Milton. Beautiful Woman. Forgive this Tear. My Lost Gem. More Light. Quotations.
MCNAUGHTON, JOHN HUGH.
S. A. Lattimore. 222
The Door Ajar. When the Pale Moon. A Soldier's Mother. Belle Mahone. The Faded at of Blue. Quotations.
THORPE, ROSE HARTWICK. With portrait.
Alice B. Lewis. 225-238
Curfew Must Not Ring To-Night. The Soldier's Reprieve. Quotations.
GORMAN, GEORGE Hines. With portrait by Swem, St. Paul, Minn. Mary E. Wetherell.
Cling to the Lord. Quotations.
EDITOR AND THE POETS, THE
Song of the Printing Press, Alphonso A. Hopkins. The Fair Copy-Holder, C. H. Crandali. In Advance, Bessie Chand-
ler. Running the Weekly, Robert J. Burdette. Sebastian Morey's Poem, S. W. Foss. Reading Proof, Benjamin Pen-
hallow Shillaber. The Editor, Will Carleton.
SINGLE POEMS II.
Leona, James G. Clark. Rock Me To Sleep, Elizabeth Akers Allen. The Nautilus and the Ammonite, G. F. Richard-
son. Free-Will, Julian Hawthorne. Living Waters, Caroline S. Spencer. Sunlight, Harlan H. Ballard. Golden Silences,
Christina Georgina Rossetti. A Harvest Song, Richard Doddridge Blackmore. Little Things, Julia A. Fletcher Carney.
Somebody's Darling, Marie R. Lacoste. The Children, Charles M. Dickinson. Be Like the Sun, Caroline A. Mason.
CURRENT POEMS II.
Ballad of the Bird-Bride, Graham R. Tomson. The Bride's Tragedy, Algernon Charles Swinburne. March, Sanda
Enos. Her Likeness, William H. Hayne. The Gold That Grew by Shasta Town, Joaquin Miller. The Last Letter,
Frank Dempster Sherman. A Bookworm Does Not Care for Nature, Irving Browne. My Laddie, Amelie Rives. The
Vigil-at-Arms, Louise Imogen Guiney. Love's Blindness, Alfred Austin. What the Great Wise Man Said, Adeline V.
Pond. The Stones of Manhattan, Willis Fletcher Johnson.
ONNALINDA. Drawn by William T. Smedly, Engraved by Frank French,
TYNAN, KATHARINE. With portrait by Chancellor, Dublin, Ire. Katherine E. Conway. 257-285
The Dreamers. Wanderers. The Dead Mother. Autumnal. At Daybreak. Quotations.
DODGE, MARY MAPES, With page fac simile of "The Human Tie."
Allen G. Bigelow. 259
Enfoldings. Once Before. The Two Mysteries. By the Lake. Over the World. Where Ignorance is Bliss. Greetings.
Snow-Flakes. A Philopena. The Stars. The Human Tie. Quotations.
WHITING, CHARLES GOODRICH.
Nettie Leila Michel. 262
Trailing Arbutus. The Eagle's Fall. For Ronald in his Grave. Sundown Mountain, Blue Hills Beneath the Haze.
The Beautiful Stranger. The Pageant. With a Copy of Shakespeare. Quotations.
COATES, FLORENCE EARLE.
Ellen Olney Kirk. 267
Death. Rejected. In Darkness. Probation. Limitation. Morning. Didst Thou Rejoice. Frederick.
CLARK, SIMEON TUCKER. With portrait by Smiths, Lockport, N. Y. Elizabeth A. Cronyn. 271
Toward Emmaus. Mother Music. Husks. Coming and Going. Cassie and I. Barn-Yard Confab. The Easter Moon.
“Love is Sweeter than Rest.” Shakespeare. My Prayer. Quotations.
SMITH, MAY RILEY.
Kate Upson Clark.
If We Knew. Tired Mothers. The Inn oi Rest. Sometime. it. My Mother. Cross-Purposes. Quotations.
BLANDEN, CHARLES GRANGER.
William S. Lord.
Dawn. Thoughts of Keats. To Lisa. Pandean. Lucasta. The Hermit.
Cheney, John VANCE. With portrait by Taber, San Francisco, Cal. Charles J. Woodbury. 303
What the Muse is Like. The Skilful Listener. The Strong. The Black Dawn. Whither? The Way of Life. He that
Hears the Voice. Great is To-day. The Old Farm Barn. Modern Progress. Quotations.
BENSEL, JAMES BERRY.
Horace P. Chandler. 307
My Ghost. A Child's Face. Two. Questionings. Golden-Rod and Asters. She and I. In the Rain. Sympathy.
COOLBRITH, INA DONNA. With pencil sketch by Charles W. Bradley. Charles Warren Stoddard.
A Perfect Day. In Blossom Time. Beside the Dead. Who Knoweth. "One Touch of Nature." Quotations,
REESE, LIZETTE WOODWORTH.
John Ernest McCann.
Betrayed. The Death Potion. A Thought of May. Doubi. Truth. In June. Keats. August.
Charles G. D'. Roberts. 319
Toan Oriole. Moss. Rarity. A White Camellia. A Bird of Passage. Imperfection. The Meeting. The Purishment.
Transformation. The Old Beau. To Maurice Thompson. Criticism. Two Worlds. Quotations.
MERRILL, HELEN MAUD. With portrait by Lansil, Bangor, Me.
J. W: Donigan. 325
By the River. My Heart Ache. The Truant Angel. Quotations.
O'MALLEY, CHARLES J.
The Idealist. Worthiness. In Time of Drouth. His Birds. Truth.
SPRINGER, REBECCA RUTER. With portrait by Prince, Washington, D. C.
Rev. William Henry Milburn. 331
The Weary Pilgrim. Growing old together. which will It Be. Dead Roses. Sheaves. Quotations.
LORD, WILLIAM S.
John C. Everett,
Maiden. Love is Dead. Appreciation. Teach Me Thy Way." A Poet's Plea. Love's Blossom.
O'HAGAN, THOMAS. With portrait by Royal Studio, Ottawa, Ont.
A Song of Canadian Rivers. Two Roses. The Maple and the Shamrock. Quotations,
O'DONNELL, JESSIE F. With portrait.
Mattie Wynn Hamman. 339-375
Two Women. Reflections. The Night-Blooming Cereus.
MACDONALD, GEORGE. With portrait.
Mamie S. Paden.
O Lassie A yont the Hill! The Earl O' Quarterdeck. Better Things. Shadows. Baby. Rejoice.
Charles Wells Moulton.
The Two Masks. Hard Weather. Whimper of Sympathy. The Question Whither. A Ballad of Past Meridian.
Martin's Puzzle. Earth's Secret. My Theme. Quotations.
PowerS, HORATIO Nelson.
Francis F. Browne. 351
My Walk To Church. The Color-Spirit. Semper Ubique. Our Sister. Quotations.
FLAGG, EDMUND). With portrait by Naramore, Alexandria, Va.
E. H. Flags 354
War. The Stars. Motherhood,
SHIPS AT SEA.
Ships at Sea, Robert Barry Coffin. Drifting, Thomas Buchanan Read. In the Mist, Sarah Woolsey. En Voyage,
Caroline A. Mason. Treasure Ships, Julia C. R. Dorr. When My Ship Went Down, Will Carleton, Outward Bound,
Dinah Maria Mulock Craik. The Expected Ship, John Godfrey Saxe. 'My Ship, George Lunt. At Sea, F. W. Brooks.
Left Ashore, Harriet Prescott Spofford. At Sea, Phillips Stewart.
SINGLE POEMS III.
Old and ling. Christopher Pearse Cranch In God's Acre, Theodore 'Tilton. De Libris, Cosmo Monkhouse. In the
Cloisters, 1.! chester College. E. C. Lefroy: Chorus from “Atalanta in Calydon," Algernon Charles Swinburne.
Well of St. Juhn, Richard Doddridge Blackmore. The Plagues of Ireland, Thomas Furlong.. Change, Philip Garth.
The Future is Better than the Past, Eliza Thayer Clapp. Flowers, Elizabeth May Badger. Going Out and Coming In,
Mollie E, Moore Davis.
CURRENT POEMS III.
The Vow of Washington, John Greenleaf Whittier. The Man who Rode to Conemaugh, John Eliot Bowen. On Life's
Banquet Stairs, W. Wilsey Martin. After-Life, Charles J. O'Malley. The Recall, Algernon Charles Swinburne. Truth,
Sarah D. Hobart. Whence-Whither, I. E. Diekenga. Hodge the Cat, Susan Coolidge. The Height of Ambition,
Eudora S. Bumstead. A Dervish, Clinton Scollard. Lullaby, Ella Higginson, Omar Khayyam, Frank Dempster
Sherman. Two Songs, Harriet Prescott Spofiord. James Russell Lowell on his Seventieth Birthday, Oliver Wendell
Holmes. A Word. Frances Courtney Baylor. The Toast, Margaret Crosby. From, How I Consulted ihe Oracle of the
Goldtishes, James Russell Lowell. The Broken Harp, William Winter. Conemaugh, Elizabeth Stuart Phelps. Rondelet,
Charles Henry Luders.
SALTUS, FRANCIS SALTUS. With portrait drawn by F. A. Ringler. Thomas S. Collier. 385-467
The Cross Speaks. Betrayed.
" Persia." Posthumous Revenge. Ananke. Too Late. Originality. Graves. The
Bayadere. The Ideal. Pastel. Quotations.
ILAYNE, PAUL HAMILTON. With portrait by Pelot and Cole, Augusta, Ga. Hezekiah Butterworth. 397
Face to Face. Lyric of Action. Choice and Change. Pre-Existence. Love's Autumn. In the Whcat Field. A Com-
parison. Laocoon. The Poet's Mind. Quotations.
D. C. Scott.
Among ihe Millet. An Impression. in October. Song of the Stream-Drops. A Prayer. Knowledge. The Poets.
Autumn Maples. Quotations.
BRUCE, WALLACE, With portrait.
Rowland B. Mulany. - 399
The Old Homstead. A Hand-Shake, The Snow Angel. A Star-Eyed Daisy. Inasmuch." Quotations.
DE VERE, AUBREY. With pencil sketch by Sumner.
Charles Aldrich. 406
Ode to the Daffodil. Song--Love Laid Down His Golden Head. Song-When I Was Young: Song-Softly, O Midnight
Hours. Song-Seek Not the Tree of Silkiest Bark. Song-Sing the Old Song. Human Life. Sonnet-Blessed Is He.
SANGSTER, MARGARET E. With portrait by Dana, New York.
Allen G. Bigelow. 411
Our Own. Moth Eaten. The Sin of Omission. Are the Children at Home. Quotations.
SHERMAN, FRANK DEMPSTER.
The Book-Hunter. Bacchus. Pepita, Wizard Frost. On Some Buttercups. A Reminiscence. Her China Cup.
HowE, CAROLINE DANA.
S. T. Pickard.
Ashes for Flame. Leaf by Leaf the Roses Fall. Drooping Visions. A Grand Outgrowth. Golden Rod and Asters.
With Smiles Returns. Quotations.
Kidson, Robert. With portrait by Pearsall, Brooklyn, N. Y.
Fancy. A Voice from the Crowd Columbia and Liberty. My Friend. Love's Famine. Quotations.
MATTHEWS, JAMES NEWTON.
Rev. Robert McIntyre.
The Spirit of Poetry. A Legend Beautiful. A Nocturne. The Crime. The Burden of Babylon. Day and Night.
The Mystery of Barrington Meadows. At Milking Time. Quotations.
MORRIS, HARRISON S.
Francis Howard Williams.
Winter's Secrets. Mater Auctumna. Ballade of the Romantic Poet. Ballade of the Arcadian in Business. A Greek
VANNAH, KATE. With portrait by McIntosh, Gardiner, Me.
Edwin R. Champlin. 431
Indian Summer. “ The Looking-Glasses." Reconciled. By the Sea. First Love Last Love. After. Waste. From
the Verge. Quotations.
Charles Wells Moulton.
Little Breeches. Jim Biudso, of the Prairie Belle. Å Woman's Love. Remorse. Lagrimas. My Castle in Spain.
Horace P. Chandler.
My Child's Origin. The Covered Bridge. Try Again. The Under Dog in the Fight. My Sister. The Empty Sleeve.
LAVELY, HENRY ALEXANDER. With portrait by Dabbs, Pittsburgh, Pa.
L. B. Lavely.
The Heart's Choice. They Come No More.
In Days to Come. Recompense. Smiles and Tears. The Poet.
Autumn. The Three Stages. Quotations.
FEARING, Lilian BLANCHE.
A Thought. What Have I Done? Sympathy. Unrest. Who Comforteth the Comforter.
Howells, William Dean. With portrait.
Nettie Leila Michel.
The Mulberries. Before the Gate. Dead. Thanksgiving. The Mysteries. Convention. The Poet's Friends. Quo-
JONES, IONE L. With partrait by Forshew, Hudson, N. Y.
Emily F. Becker. 453
Home. March. A Spring Idyl. A November Day. Sonnet-A Kindly Look. Be Prepared. Quotations.
YEATS, WILLIAM BUTLER.
Katharine Tynan. 454
Song, from the Wanderings of Oisin. Girl's Song Kanva, the Indian, on God. An Old Song Re-Sung.
and Aphorisms. Quotations.
STOCKARD, HENRY JEROME. With portrait by Pryor, Providence, R. I, Daniel Albright Long. 459
Spring's Harbingers. Late at Night. Beyond the Desert. Sleep and Death. To Baby Elsie. In Memoriam: S. J. S.
At Evening. The Minstrel Sea. “As Perseus Ere He Tried the Unknown Seas.” The Harp. Do You Remember.
BARNES, ESTHER WALDEN.
Bela Chapin. 461
Easter Flowers. The Welcome. For Memorial Day. Quotations.
STODDART, THOMAS Tod.
Rev. Charles Rogers. 462
Cross, ALLEN EASTMAN. With portrait by Colby, Manchester, N. H. George F. Kengott. 465
Mt. McGregor To the Amherst Hills. To Emma Lazarus. Craddock's “In the Tennessee Mountains." The Dead
Statesman. Mater Dolorosa, of Guido Reni. Sistine Madonna, of Raphael. Quotations.
Smith, MARTHA PEARSON.
Eva Munson Smith.
Jenny and I. Hope On! Hope Ever! Wealth. Quotations.
SWISHER, BELLA FRENCH. With portrait.
Ryal J. Phillips. 475
Leaving Home. Recognition. Quotations.
SINGLE Poems IV.
A Woman's Conclusions, Phæbe Cary! The Buriai of Moses, Cecil Frances Alexander. The Life Divine, Hugh Farrar
McDermott. After Many Days, Mrs. George Archibald. The Nature of Love, John Philip Varley.
CURRENT Poems IV.
Faith, Stephen Henry Thayer. Daybreak, Frank Dempster Sherman. If Our Old Clock Could Speak, Will Carleton.
Passports to Paradise, Prof. Samuel R. Perry, M. D. Spring's Immortality, H. T. Mackenzie Bell. Sunset on Puget
Sound, Ella Higginson. To Charles Henry Luders, John M. Scott. A Legend of the Sky Watchers, Nina F. Layard.
The Poet, Richard E. Burton. The Grapevine Swing, Samuel Minturn Peck. Summer Night, Helen Fairbairn. Un
calendared, Charlotte Fiske Bates.