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LOOK OF AMERICAN VERSE

EDITED WITH AN INTRODUCTION

BY:
RICHARD LE GALLIENNE

BEL

NEW YORK
BONI & LIVERIGHT

PUBLISHERS

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ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

I wish to make grateful acknowledgment to the many publishers who have granted me permission to include in this Anthology the poems I have selected to represent the course of American poetryso specifically my acknowledgment is due to

D. Appleton & Co. for the privilege of including “De Big

Bethel Church” by Joel Chandler Harris. Barse & Hopkins for the use of “The Song of the Soldier

Born," selected from the poems of Robert W. Service. The Bobbs-Merrill Co. for "A Life Lesson," "Bereaved," and

"A Parting Guest" by James Whitcomb Riley. W. B. Conkey Company for "Solitude," written by Ella

Wheeler Wilcox. Dodd, Mead & Company for “Discovered” and “Compensa

tion” by Paul Laurence Dunbar; Robert Munger's "The Derelict," taken from his volume, “The Land of Lost

Music." George H. Doran Company for their kind permission to in

clude “To a Photographer" from "Songs of a Workaday World” by Berton Braley; the following selections from poems by Joyce Kilmer: “Trees" and "Old Poets" from the volume "Trees and Other Poems," as well as “Ballade of My Lady's Beauty," "Wealth," and “Dave Lilly"; "To a Post-Office Inkweli” by Christopher Morley, and taken from his book entitled “Rocking Horse"; "Peregrine" and "Let No Charitable Hope" by Elinor Wylie, included in the volume "Black Armour"; "When Amaryllis Bowls” and “Magic" from "The Middle Twenties"

by John Farrar. Doubleday, Page & Co. for the use of five selections from

the poems of_Don Marquis and “The Rich Man" from the volume "Tobogganing on Parnassus” by Franklin P.

Adams. Duffield & Co. for granting the use of “The Frozen Grail" by

Elsa Barker. E. P. Dutton & Co. for "A Chant of Love for England”

written by Helen Gray Cone. Forbes Publishing Co. for "If I Should Die Tonight” by Ben

King. Harcourt, Brace & Co. for reprint permission on “The

Mother" and "Mia Carlotta" from the volume “Carmina"

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