William Cowper

(26 November 1731 – 25 April 1800 / Hertfordshire)

William Cowper Poems

201. Sonnet Iv. To Charles Diodati. (Translated From Milton) 4/13/2010
202. Stanzas Subjoined To The Yearly Bill Of Mortality Of The Parish Of All-Saints, Northampton. Anno Domini 1789 4/13/2010
203. Sonnet Addressed To William Hayley, Esq. 4/13/2010
204. Song On Peace 4/13/2010
205. Retalliation 4/13/2010
206. Simple Trust 4/13/2010
207. On The Swallow (From The Greek) 4/13/2010
208. On The Promotion Of Edward Thurlow, Esq. To The Lord High Chancellorship Of England 4/13/2010
209. On The Death Of Mrs. Throckmorton's Bullfinch 4/13/2010
210. On The Benefit Received By His Majesty From Sea-Bathing, In The Year 1789 4/13/2010
211. On Observing Some Names Of Little Note Recorded In The Biographia Britannica 4/13/2010
212. On Mrs. Montague's Feather Hangings 4/13/2010
213. On Female Inconstancy (From The Greek) 4/13/2010
214. On A Mischievous Bull, Which The Owner Him Sold At The Author's Instance 4/13/2010
215. Olney Hymn 7: Vanity Of The World 4/13/2010
216. On A Fowler, By Isidorus 4/13/2010
217. Olney Hymn 64: Praise For Faith 4/13/2010
218. Olney Hymn 65: Grace And Providence 4/13/2010
219. Olney Hymn 58: True And False Comforts 4/13/2010
220. Olney Hymn 42: Self-Acquaintance 4/13/2010
221. Olney Hymn 3: Jehovah-Rophi: I Am The Lord That Healeth Thee 4/13/2010
222. Olney Hymn 4: Jehovah-Nissi: The Lord My Banner 4/13/2010
223. Olney Hymn 28: Jesus Hasting To Suffer 4/13/2010
224. Olney Hymn 24: Prayer For Children 4/13/2010
225. Olney Hymn 18: Lovest Thou Me? 4/13/2010
226. Olney Hymn 14: Jehovah-Shammah 4/13/2010
227. In A Letter To C. P. Esq. Ill With The Rheumatism 4/13/2010
228. Olney Hymn 10: The Future Peace And Glory Of The Church 4/13/2010
229. Ode To Apollo. On An Inkglass Almost Dried In The Sun 4/13/2010
230. No Sorrow Peculiar To The Sufferer 4/13/2010
231. Monumental Inscription To William Northcot 4/13/2010
232. Lines Written For Insertion In A Collection Of Handwritings And Signatures Made By Miss Patty 4/13/2010
233. Lines, Composed For A Memorial Of Ashley Cowper, Esq. 4/13/2010
234. Joy In Martyrdom 4/13/2010
235. Inscription For A Stone Erected At The Sowing Of A Grove Of Oaks At Chillington, Anno 1791 4/13/2010
236. Inscription For The Tomb Of Mr. Hamilton 4/13/2010
237. Gratitude, Addressed To Lady Hesketh 4/13/2010
238. Epigram : To Leonora Singing At Rome (Translated From Milton) 4/13/2010
239. Epigram : To Leonora Singing At Rome 2 (Translated From Milton) 4/13/2010
240. Elegy Vii. Anno Aetates Undevigesimo (Translated From Milton) 4/13/2010

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    Please provide the analysis of the poem THE SNAIL by William Cowper

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Best Poem of William Cowper

The Poplar Field

The poplars are felled, farewell to the shade
And the whispering sound of the cool colonnade:
The winds play no longer and sing in the leaves,
Nor Ouse on his bosom their image receives.

Twelve years have elapsed since I first took a view
Of my favourite field, and the bank where they grew,
And now in the grass behold they are laid,
And the tree is my seat that once lent me a shade.

The blackbird has fled to another retreat
Where the hazels afford him a screen from the heat;
And the scene where his melody charmed me before
Resounds with his ...

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Lovest Thou Me?

(John, xxi.16)

Hark my soul! it is the Lord;
'Tis Thy Saviour, hear His word;
Jesus speaks and speaks to thee,
"Say poor sinner, lovst thou me?

"I deliver'd thee when bound,
And when bleeding, heal'd thy wound;

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