Hohenlinden By Thomas Campbell

Hohenlinden 1 On Linden, when the sun was low, 2 All bloodless lay the untrodden snow, 3 And dark as winter was the flow 4…

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The Battle Of The Baltic By Thomas Campbell

The Battle Of The Baltic Of Nelson and the North Sing the glorious day’s renown, When to battle fierce came forth All the might of…

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Hope By Thomas Campbell

Hope At summer eve, when heaven’s aerial bow Spans with bright arch the glittering hills below, Why to yon mountain turns the musing eye, Whose…

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Ye Mariners Of England By Thomas Campbell

Ye Mariners Of England 1 Ye Mariners of England 2 That guard our native seas, 3 Whose flag has braved, a thousand years, 4 The…

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Song To The Evening Star By Thomas Campbell

Song To The Evening Star 1 Star that bringest home the bee, 2 And sett’st the weary labourer free! 3 If any star shed peace,…

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Glenara By Thomas Campbell

Glenara O, heard ye yon pibroch sound sad in the gale, Where a band cometh slowly with weeping and wail? ‘Tis the chief of Glenara…

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To The Rainbow By Thomas Campbell

To The Rainbow Triumphal arch, that fill’st the sky When storms prepare to part, I ask not proud Philosophy To teach me what thou art;…

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River Of Life, The By Thomas Campbell

River Of Life, The The more we live, more brief appear Our life’s succeeding stages; A day to childhood seems a year, And years like…

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Lochiel’s Warning By Thomas Campbell

Lochiel’s Warning Wizard. – Lochiel. Wizard. – Lochiel! Lochiel, beware of the day When the Lowlands shall meet thee in battle array! For a field…

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The Pleasures Of Hope (Excerpt) By Thomas Campbell

The Pleasures Of Hope (Excerpt) PART I (excerpt) … Where barbarous hordes on Scythian mountains roam, Truth, Mercy, Freedom, yet shall find a home; Where’er…

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Ode To Winter By Thomas Campbell

Ode To Winter When first the fiery-mantled sun His heavenly race begun to run; Round the earth and ocean blue, His children four the Seasons…

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Benlomond By Thomas Campbell

Benlomond Hadst thou a genius on thy peak, What tales, white-headed Ben, Could’st thou of ancient ages speak, That mock th’ historian’s pen! Thy long…

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The River Of Life By Thomas Campbell

The River Of Life The more we live, more brief appear Our life’s succeeding stages; A day to childhood seems a year, And years like…

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Maternal Hope By Thomas Campbell

Maternal Hope Lo! at the couch where infant beauty sleeps, Her silent watch the mournful mother keeps: She, while the lovely babe unconscious lies, Smiles…

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Freedom And Love By Thomas Campbell

Freedom And Love How delicious is the winning Of a kiss at love’s beginning, When two mutual hearts are sighing For the knot there’s no…

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The Last Man By Thomas Campbell

The Last Man All worldly shapes shall melt in gloom, The Sun himself must die, Before this mortal shall assume Its Immortality! I saw a…

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Ode To The Memory Of Burns By Thomas Campbell

Ode To The Memory Of Burns Soul of the Poet ! wheresoe’er, Reclaimed from earth, thy genius plume Her wings of immortality ; Suspend thy…

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Battle Of The Baltic, The By Thomas Campbell

Battle Of The Baltic, The Of Nelson and the North Sing the glorious day’s renown, When to battle fierce came forth All the might of…

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To The Evening Star By Thomas Campbell

To The Evening Star Star that bringest home the bee, And sett’st the weary labourer free! If any star shed peace, ‘tis thou, That send…

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Love And Madness By Thomas Campbell

Love And Madness Hark ! from the battlements of yonder tower The solemn bell has tolled the midnight hour ! Roused from drear visions of…

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Gertrude Of Wyoming By Thomas Campbell

Gertrude Of Wyoming PART I On Susquehanna’s side, fair Wyoming! Although the wild-flower on thy ruin’d wall, And roofless homes, a sad remembrance bring, Of…

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The Exile Of Erin By Thomas Campbell

The Exile Of Erin There came to the beach a poor Exile of Erin, The dew on his thin robe was heavy and chill: For…

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Lord Ullin’s Daughter By Thomas Campbell

Lord Ullin’s Daughter A chieftain, to the Highlands bound, Cries, “Boatman, do not tarry! And I’ll give thee a silver pound To row us o’er…

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Adelgitha By Thomas Campbell

Adelgitha The ordeal’s fatal trumpet sounded, And sad pale Adelgitha came, When forth a valiant champion bounded, And slew the slanderer of her fame. She…

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The Dirge Of Wallace By Thomas Campbell

The Dirge Of Wallace When Scotland’s great Regent, our warrior most dear, The debt of his nature did pay, T’ was Edward, the cruel, had…

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Last Man, The By Thomas Campbell

Last Man, The All worldly shapes shall melt in gloom, The Sun himself must die, Before this mortal shall assume Its Immortality! I saw a…

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The Child And The Hind By Thomas Campbell

The Child And The Hind Come, maids and matrons, to caress Wiesbaden’s gentle hind; And, smiling, deck its glossy neck With forest flowers entwined. ‘Twas…

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Hope Triumphant In Death By Thomas Campbell

Hope Triumphant In Death Unfading Hope! when life’s last embers burn – When soul to soul, and dust to dust return, Heaven to thy charge…

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The Beech Tree’s Petition By Thomas Campbell

The Beech Tree’s Petition O leave this barren spot to me! Spare, woodman, spare the beechen tree! Though bush or floweret never grow My dark…

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Adelgitha – Thomas Campbell

The ordeal’s fatal trumpet sounded, And sad pale Adelgitha came, When forth a valiant champion bounded, And slew the slanderer of her fame. She wept,…

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