The Poems of Philip Freneau, Volume II (of III)

Cover image for

Download


Author: Philip Freneau
Published: 1902
Language: English
Wordcount: 98,608 / 317 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 82.1
LoC Category: PS
Downloads: 325
Added to site: 2012.01.11
mnybks.net#: 31177
Genre: Poetry
Excerpt

eat loss my soul in tears shall flow."

Ending with lines 77-82.

[2] Alluding to the peace of 1761 and the forced retirement of Pitt.

[3] "And sent a scoundrel by the name of Gage."--_Ed. 1786._

[4]

"O let the earth my rugged fate bemoan,
And give at least one sympathizing groan."

--_United States Magazine, 1779._

SIR HARRY'S INVITATION[5]

Come, gentlemen Tories, firm, loyal, and true,
Here are axes and shovels, and something to do!

For the sake of our king,
Come, labour and sing;
You left all you had for his honour and glory,
And he will remember the suffering Tory:

We have, it is true,
Some small work to do;
But here's for your pay
Twelve coppers a day,
And never regard what the rebels may say,
But throw off your jerkins and labour away.

To raise up the rampart, and pile up the wall,
To pull down old houses and dig the canal,

To build and destroy--
Be this your

(Promote your book here)

Featured Books

Cover image for The Poems of Philip Freneau, Volume II (of III) by Philip Freneau - Free eBook

Loose Ends

A California Corwin P. I. Mystery
David VanDyke

"Loose Ends was a great read, if you're looking... Read more

Cover image for The Poems of Philip Freneau, Volume II (of III) by Philip Freneau - Free eBook

Astray in Couper

Matty Cruz Adventure Book 1
R. Marquez

When the economic downturn ends Matty Cruz’s co... Read more

Cover image for The Poems of Philip Freneau, Volume II (of III) by Philip Freneau - Free eBook

Who Murdered Mr. Malone?

Garden Girls Christian Cozy Mystery Series Book 1
Hope Callaghan

Who Murdered Mr. Malone? Book 1 of the Garden G... Read more

Cover image for The Poems of Philip Freneau, Volume II (of III) by Philip Freneau - Free eBook

Phantasia

Book One: Into the Rain
M.U. Riyadad

After finding the body of a dragon in a metalli... Read more

Cover image for The Poems of Philip Freneau, Volume II (of III) by Philip Freneau - Free eBook

Fearsome

Fearsome Series Book 1
S.A. Wolfe

*This is a stand-alone book in the Fearsome Ser... Read more

Cover image for The Poems of Philip Freneau, Volume II (of III) by Philip Freneau - Free eBook

Anais of Brightshire

The Blood Mage Chronicles Book 1
Jamie Wilson

While rumors of monsters rising in the south bring... Read more

(advanced)
login | register

User ID

Password

reset password

Help ManyBooks by sharing this page!

See it as donating a moment of your social media time, every little thing helps us improve and stay online.

Popular in This Genre

The list of books below is based on the weekly downloads by our users regardless of eReader device or file format.

Hamlet
by William Shakespeare
The Astronomy of Milton's 'Paradise Lost'
by Thomas Nathaniel Orchard
Jerusalem Delivered
by Torquato Tasso
Cross Roads
by Margaret E. Sangster
The Divine Comedy
by Dante Alighieri
Divine Comedy: Inferno
by Dante Alighieri
Collected Works of Poe
by Edgar Allan Poe

See more popular titles from this genre.