Henry Austin Dobson

(18 January 1840 – 2 September 1921 / Plymouth)

Henry Austin Dobson Poems

1. You Bid Me Try 4/14/2010
2. 'With Pipe and Flute' 1/18/2012
3. When This Old World Was New 4/14/2010
4. When There Is Peace 1/18/2012
5. When Burbadge Played 4/14/2010
6. Urceus Exit 1/4/2003
7. To Richard Watson Gilder 4/14/2010
8. To A Greek Girl 4/14/2010
9. The Sun-Dial 1/18/2012
10. The Rondeau 4/14/2010
11. The Passionate Printer To His Love 4/14/2010
12. The Paradox Of Time 4/14/2010
13. The Last Proof 1/18/2012
14. The Ladies Of St. James’s 4/14/2010
15. The Happy Printer 1/18/2012
16. The Friend Of Humanity And The Rhymer 1/18/2012
17. The Forgotten Grave 4/14/2010
18. The Dance Of Death 4/14/2010
19. The Cradle 4/14/2010
20. The Ballad[e] Of The Bore 4/14/2010

In After Days

Rondeau

IN after days when grasses high
O'er-top the stone where I shall lie,
   Though ill or well the world adjust
   My slender claim to honour'd dust,
I shall not question nor reply.

I shall not see the morning sky;

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