Literary History Exam

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

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

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

Ulysses

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

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

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

O Mistress Mine

Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard

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

Canterbury Tales

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

An Essay on Man

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

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

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

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

"The Diary" (September 2 1666)

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

The Beggar's Opera

In Memoriam A.H.H

The Flea

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

Grasshopper

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

Le Morte D'Arthur

When I consider how my light is spent...

A Modest Proposal

The Way of the World

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

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

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

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

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

The Pilgrim's Progress

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

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

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