Edgar Lee Masters

(23 August 1868 – 5 March 1950 / Kansas / United States)

Edgar Lee Masters Poems

241. Arlo Will 1/3/2003
242. Archibald Higbie 1/3/2003
243. Anthony Findlay 1/3/2003
244. Anne Rutledge 1/3/2003
245. Aner Clute 1/3/2003
246. Andy the Night-Watch 1/3/2003
247. Amos Sibley 1/3/2003
248. Ami Green 1/3/2003
249. America In 1904 4/9/2010
250. America In 1804 4/9/2010
251. America 4/9/2010
252. Amelia Garrick 1/3/2003
253. Amanda Barker 1/3/2003
254. Alfred Moir 1/3/2003
255. Alfonso Churchill 1/3/2003
256. Alexander Throckmorton 1/3/2003
257. Albert Schirding 1/3/2003
258. Adam Weirauch 1/3/2003
259. Ace Shaw 1/3/2003
260. Abel Melveny 1/3/2003

Seth Compton

When I died, the circulating library
Which I built up for Spoon River,
And managed for the good of inquiring minds,
Was sold at auction on the public square,
As if to destroy the last vestige
Of my memory and influence.
For those of you who could not see the virtue
Of knowing Volney's "Ruins" as well as Butler's "Analogy"
And "Faust" as well as "Evangeline,"

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