Treasure Island

Abraham Cowley

(1618 – 28 July 1667 / London)

Poems of Abraham Cowley

1. A Supplication 1/13/2003
2. A Vote (excerpt) 1/1/2004
3. A Vote (excerpt) 2/24/2014
4. Against Fruition 2/24/2014
5. Against Hope 2/24/2014
6. An Answer To A Copy Of Verses Sent Me To Jersey 2/24/2014
7. Anacreontics, Drinking 1/4/2003
8. Anacreontics, The Epicure 1/4/2003
9. Anacreontics, The Swallow 1/4/2003
10. Bathing In The River 2/24/2014
11. Beauty 4/19/2010
12. Concealment 2/24/2014
13. Constantia's Song 2/24/2014
14. Cousel 2/24/2014
15. Davideis: A Sacred Poem Of The Troubles Of David (excerpt) 1/1/2004
16. Epitaph 2/24/2014
17. Hymn To Light 4/19/2010
18. Inconstancy 2/24/2014
19. Life 4/19/2010
20. Not Fair 2/24/2014

A Supplication

Awake, awake, my Lyre!
And tell thy silent master's humble tale
In sounds that may prevail;
Sounds that gentle thoughts inspire:
Though so exalted she
And I so lowly be
Tell her, such different notes make all thy harmony.

Hark, how the strings awake!

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