Literary History Exam

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

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A Modest Proposal

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


"The Diary" (September 2 1666)

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


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

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

The Pilgrim's Progress

The Way of the World

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

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

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

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

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

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

Le Morte D'Arthur

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

When I consider how my light is spent...

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

The Flea

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

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

Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard

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

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

O Mistress Mine

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

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

The Beggar's Opera

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

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

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

In Memoriam A.H.H

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

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

An Essay on Man

Canterbury Tales

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

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

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