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Lincoln life sketches in verse and prose

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Published by Duffield and Co. in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesLincoln sketches
Statementby Garrett Newkirk
The Physical Object
Pagination[6], 47 p. ;
Number of Pages47
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24441387M

EDUCATION. His acquaintance with books and his schooling began early. He learned his letters at a dame school. Mr. William Wells, an Englishman, opened a classical school in one of the spacious Tory Row houses near Elmwood, and, bringing with him English public school thoroughness and severity, gave the boy a drilling in Latin, which he must have made almost a . Jefferson may have composed some light verse during periods of his later life, but the only surviving poem of definite authorship by Jefferson was written in , at the approach of his death. Confined to bed by illness, Jefferson wrote "A . His work was included in the anthologies Specimens of American Poetry () and American Common-Place Book of Poetry (). Halleck edited The works of Lord Byron, in verse and prose, including letters, journals, etc: with a sketch of his life () and Selections from the British Poets ().Missing: Lincoln life.   Irving's Life of Goldsmith. Tennyson's Gareth and Lynette, etc. The Song of Roland. Translated by Isabel Butler. Malory's Book of Merlin and Book of Sir Balin. Beowulf. Translated by C. G. Child. Spenser's Faerie Queene. Book I. Dickens's Tale of Two Cities. Prose and Poetry of Cardinal Newman. Selections.


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Poetical Sketches consists of nineteen lyric poems, a dramatic fragment (King Edward the Third), a prologue to another play in blank verse ('Prologue, Intended for a dramatic piece of King Edward the Fourth'), a prose poem prologue ('Prologue to King John'), a ballad ('A War Song to Englishmen') and three prose poems ('The Couch of Death', 'Contemplation', and 'Samson').

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