Literary History Exam

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

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

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

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

The Beggar's Opera

The Way of the World

In Memoriam A.H.H

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

Le Morte D'Arthur

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

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

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

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

When I consider how my light is spent...

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

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

The Flea

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

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

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

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

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

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

A Modest Proposal

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

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

An Essay on Man

The Pilgrim's Progress


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


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

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

Canterbury Tales

"The Diary" (September 2 1666)

O Mistress Mine

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard