Literary History Exam

Here are all the text extracts from the compendium. Let's hetsplugga for the exam together

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When I have fears that I may cease to be....

London (I wander tho' each charter'd street...)

Canterbury Tales

My Last Duchess (That's my last Duchess painted on the wall...)

The Soldier (If I should die, think only this of me...)

From "Amoretti" (One day I wrote her name upon the strand...)

Rondeau (Jenny kissed me when we met...)

A Valediction: Forbidden mourning (As virtuous men pass mildly away...)

The Charge of the Light Brigade (Half a league, half a league...)

JABBERWOCKY ('Twas brillig, and the slithy toves...)

The Flea

The Beggar's Opera

Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard

The Pilgrim's Progress


Ode to the West Wind (O wild West Wind, thou breath of Autumn's being...)

From "Astrophel and Stella" (Who will in fairest book of nature know...)

Crossing the Bar (Sunset and evening star...)

From "Sonnets" (My mistress' eyes are nothing like the sun)

When I consider how my light is spent...

Musee des Beaux Arts (About suffering they were never wrong...)

Composed Upon Westminster Bridge, September 3, 1802 (Earth has not anything to show more fair...)

Dover Beach (The sea is calm tonight...)

The Lady of Shalott (His broad clear brow in sunlight glow'd...)

The Waste Land (April is the cruellest month, breeding)

"The Diary" (September 2 1666)

From "Annus Mirabilis" (Me-thinks already, from this chymic flame...)

Uphill (Does the road wind uphill all the way...)

In Memoriam A.H.H

The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock (Let us go then, you and I...)

Love and life (All my past life is mine no more...)

An Essay on Man

If (If you can keep your head when all about you...)

A Modest Proposal

The Way of the World

This Be The Verse (They f*ck you up, your mom and dad) (the quiz maker did not allow me to swear.)

Le Morte D'Arthur

To his Coy Mistress (Had we but world enough, and time...)

Caliban upon Setebos (['Will sprawl, now that the heat of day is best...)


O Mistress Mine

To Virgins to Make Much of Time (Gather ye rosebuds while ye may...)

Pied Beauty (Glory be to God for dappled things...)