Parting Hymn By Oliver Wendell Holmes

Parting Hymn ‘DUNDEE’ FATHER of Mercies, Heavenly Friend, We seek thy gracious throne; To Thee our faltering prayers ascend, Our fainting hearts …

Ave By Oliver Wendell Holmes

Ave PRELUDE TO ‘ILLUSTRATED POEMS’ FULL well I know the frozen hand has come That smites the songs of grove and garden …

Lucy By Oliver Wendell Holmes

Lucy FOR HER GOLDEN WEDDING, OCTOBER 18, 1875 ‘Lucy.’–The old familiar name Is now, as always, pleasant, Its liquid melody the same …

stivation By Oliver Wendell Holmes

Æstivation An Unpublished Poem, by my late Latin Tutor. In candent ire the solar splendor flames; The foles, languescent, pend from arid …