Literary History Exam

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"The Diary" (September 2 1666)

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

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

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

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

An Essay on Man

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

A Modest Proposal

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

The Way of the World

O Mistress Mine

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

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

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

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

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

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

The Flea

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

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

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

Canterbury Tales

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

Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard

In Memoriam A.H.H


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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Le Morte D'Arthur

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

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

The Pilgrim's Progress

The Beggar's Opera

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

When I consider how my light is spent...

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

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