Treasure Island

Emma Lazarus

(22 July 1849 – 19 November 1887 / New York City / United States)

Poems of Emma Lazarus

1. 1492 1/3/2003
2. A June Night 4/16/2010
3. A Masque Of Venice 4/16/2010
4. Admetus: To my friend, Ralph Waldo Emerson 4/16/2010
5. Afternoon 4/16/2010
6. Agamemnon’s Tomb 4/16/2010
7. Age And Death 4/16/2010
8. An Epistle 4/16/2010
9. Arabesque 4/16/2010
10. Assurance 1/3/2003
11. August Moon 4/16/2010
12. Autumn Sadness 4/16/2010
13. Bar Kochba 4/16/2010
14. Chopin 1/3/2003
15. City Visions 1/3/2003
16. Critic and Poet: an Epilogue 1/3/2003
17. Destiny 1/3/2003
18. Don Pedrillo 4/16/2010
19. Don Rafael 4/16/2010
20. Dreams 4/16/2010

St Michael's Chapel

When the vexed hubbub of our world of gain
Roars round about me as I walk the street,
The myriad noise of Traffic, and the beat
Of Toil's incessant hammer, the fierce strain
Of struggle hand to hand and brain to brain,
Ofttimes a sudden dream my sense will cheat,
The gaudy shops, the sky-piled roofs retreat,
And all at once I stand enthralled again
Within a marble minster over-seas.

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