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" But why do I talk of Death ? That phantom of grisly bone ? I hardly fear his terrible shape, It seems so like my own — It seems so like my own, Because of the fasts I keep ; Oh, God! "
Tait's Edinburgh magazine - Page 273
1857
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Poems, Volume 2

Thomas Hood - 1846 - 229 pages
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The Poets and Poetry of England: In the Nineteenth Century

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - Authors, English - 1846 - 504 pages
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The British orator

Thomas King Greenbank - 1849
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Prose and Verse

Thomas Hood - 1849 - 401 pages
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Select English poetry, with notes by E. Hughes

Edward Hughes - 1851
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English Literature of the Nineteenth Century ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1851 - 746 pages
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The Book of English Songs: From the Sixteenth to the Nineteenth Century

Charles Mackay - Ballads, English - 1851 - 312 pages
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Lives of the Illustrious: (the Biographical Magazine)., Volume 1

Biography - 1852
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English Literature of the Nineteenth Century: on the Plan of the Author's ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1853 - 785 pages
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Poets of England and America: Being Selections from the Best Authors of Both ...

Poets, American - 1853 - 472 pages
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