The Poetical Works of William Cowper: With a Memoir, Volume 2

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Houghton, Mifflin, 1854

Contents

VOL
1
God neither known nor loved by the World
7
A Child of God longing to see him beloved
14
Divine Justice Amiable
20
Selfdiffidence
26
The Love of God the End of Life
32
The Vicissitudes experienced in the Christian Life
42
Watching unto God in the Night Season
46
On the Author of Letters on Literature
247
Psalm cxxxvii
253
The Certainty of Death
260
An Apology
262
How blessed the youth whom fate ordains
269
R S
275
Verses printed by himself on a Flood at Olney
296
Motto for a Clock
302

MILTON
63
To his Tutor Thomas Young
70
To Charles Deodati
80
Epigrams On the Inventor of Guns
87
To Giovanni Battista Manso Marquis of Villa
106
An Ode addressed to Mr John Rouse Librarian of
121
Canzone
126
The Cricket
133
An EnigmaA needle small as small can be
140
The Cause
147
No Sorrow peculiar to the Sufferer
153
A Tale founded on a Fact which happened in Jan 1779
163
The Colubriad
170
The Valediction
177
Lines composed for a Memorial of Ashley Cowper Esq
185
To Warren Hastings
192
Another
198
The Retired
205
33841
209
Yardley
211
To the Nightingale
217
Epitaph on Mr Chester of Chicheley
221
On a Spaniel called Beau killing a young Bird
227
Montes Glaciales in Oceano Germanico natantes
233
The Salad by Virgil
240
From a Letter to the Rev Mr Newton
308
On receiving Heynes Virgil from Mr Hayley
314
By Heraclides
320
On Female Inconstancy
326
By Moschus
332
A Reflection on the Foregoing
373
Tirocinium or a Review of Schools
375
OLNEY HYMNS
409
Vanity of the World
415
The Covenant
421
Prayer for a Blessing
431
Exhortation to Prayer
437
Light shining out of Darkness
443
Welcome Cross
444
The Christian
459
The New Convert
465
Not of Works
471
Catharina Addressed to Miss Stapleton
477
The Moralizer Corrected
481
Friendship
499
On a Mischievous Bull which the Owner of him sold
515
Idem Latine Redditum
522
The Poplar Field
536
Epitaphium Alterum
543

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