Literary History Exam

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

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

Le Morte D'Arthur

Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard

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

A Modest Proposal

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

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

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

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

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

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

O Mistress Mine

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

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

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

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

In Memoriam A.H.H

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

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

Canterbury Tales

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

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

An Essay on Man

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

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

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

When I consider how my light is spent...


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

The Beggar's Opera

The Way of the World

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

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

The Pilgrim's Progress

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

The Flea

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

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

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

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

"The Diary" (September 2 1666)

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