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Majors and Minors (1895)

Majors and Minors

First published by Hadley & Hadley, Printers and Binders, Toledo, Ohio

Copyright 1895

Contents

Ione
Frederick Douglass
The Change Has Come
A Madrigal
We Wear the Mask
The Poet and His Song
Ode to Ethiopia
A Drowsy Day
The Sparrow
Sunset
Columbian Ode
The Meadow Lark
The Seedling
Life
Changing Time
Why Fades a Dream?
The Secret
He Had His Dream
A Creed and Not a Creed
Beyond the Years
Dirge
The Colored Soldiers
Dead
To the Memory of Mary Young
Comparison
By the Stream
Conscience and Remorse
The Lover and the Moon
Ships That Pass In The Night
Nature and Art
Premonition
Ode for Memorial Day
The Rising of the Storm
The Wind and the Sea
Passion and Love
A Border Ballad
If
A Corn-Song
Retrospection
Not They Who Soar
The Master-Player
After The Quarrel
Unexpressed
Ere Sleep Comes Down To Soothe The Weary Eyes
A Starry Night
The Lesson
Dawn
A Lyric
Phyllis
Right's Security
Old
How Shall I Woo Thee
A Summer's Night
Song
One Life
If I Could but Forget
Invitation To Love
A Prayer
Hymn
Riding to Town
Good-Night
Alice
Ballad
The Mystery
Promise and Fulfillment
Preparation
Retort
Disappointed
The Song
The Party
The Spellin'-Bee
An Ante-Bellum Sermon
A Banjo Song
The Ol' Tunes
A Negro Love Song
When De Co'n Pone's Hot
Lonesome
The Wooing
The Corn-Stalk Fiddle
Curtain
The Deserted Plantation
Accountability
A Confidence
After a Visit
The Made to Order Smile
Growing Gray
Signs of the Times
The Delinquent
Deacon Jones' Grievance
The Dilettante: A Modern Type
The Rivals
When Malindy Sings
An Easy-Goin' Feller
Speakin' O' Christmas

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