A Child’s Hymn By Charles Dickens

A Child’s Hymn Hear my prayer, O heavenly Father, Ere I lay me down to sleep; Bid Thy angels, pure and holy, Round my bed…

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A Fine Old English Gentleman By Charles Dickens

A Fine Old English Gentleman I’ll sing you a new ballad, and I’ll warrant it first-rate, Of the days of that old gentleman who had…

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Gabriel’s Grub Song By Charles Dickens

Gabriel’s Grub Song Brave lodgings for one, brave lodgings for one, A few feet of cold earth, when life is done; A stone at the…

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George Edmunds’ Song By Charles Dickens

George Edmunds’ Song Autumn leaves, autumn leaves, lie strewn around he here; Autumn leaves, autumn leaves, how sad, how cold, how drear! How like the…

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Squire Norton’s Song By Charles Dickens

Squire Norton’s Song The child and the old man sat alone In the quiet, peaceful shade Of the old green boughs, that had richly grown…

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The Hymn Of The Wiltshire Laborers By Charles Dickens

The Hymn Of The Wiltshire Laborers O God! who by Thy prophet’s hand Didst smite the rocky brake, Whence water came, at Thy command, Thy…

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Little Nell’s Funeral By Charles Dickens

Little Nell’s Funeral And now the bell, – the bell She had so often heard by night and day And listened to with solemn pleasure,…

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Lucy’s Song By Charles Dickens

Lucy’s Song How beautiful at eventide To see the twilight shadows pale, Steal o’er the landscape, far and wide, O’er stream and meadow, mound and…

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The Song Of The Wreck By Charles Dickens

The Song Of The Wreck The wind blew high, the waters raved, A ship drove on the land, A hundred human creatures saved Kneel’d down…

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The Ivy Green By Charles Dickens

The Ivy Green Oh, a dainty plant is the Ivy green, That creepeth o’er ruins old! Of right choice food are his meals, I ween,…

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