Poems of pleasure. By Ella Wheeler Wilcox.

New York ; Chicago and ; San Francisco : Belford, Clarke & Co., c1888. 
158 p. ; 18 cm.

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Contents:

PART I. PASSIONAL

  1. Surrender
  2. The Birth of the Opal
  3. The Difference
  4. Two Loves
  5. The Way of It
  6. Angel or Demon
  7. Dawn
  8. Peace and Love
  9. The Instructor
  10. Blase'.
  11. The Sea-Breeze and the Scarf
  12. Three and One
  13. Inborn
  14. Two Prayers
  15. Sleep and Death
  16. Absence
  17. Love Much
  18. One of Us Two
  19. Her Reverie
  20. Two Sinners
  21. What Love Is
  22. Constancy
PART II. PHILOSOPHICAL
  1. Resolve
  2. Optimism
  3. Pain's Proof
  4. Immortality
  5. Answered Prayers
  6. The Lady of Tears
  7. The Master Hand
  8. Secret Thoughts
  9. There Comes a Time
  10. The World
  11. Necessity
  12. Achievement
  13. Belief
  14. Whatever Is--Is Best
  15. Peace at the Goal
  16. The Law
  17. Recompense
  18. Desire
  19. Deathless
  20. Keep Out of the Past
  21. The Fault of the Age
  22. Distrust
  23. Artist and Man
PART III. MISCELLANEOUS
  1. Babyland
  2. A Face
  3. An Old Comrade
  4. Entre-Acte Reveries
  5. A Plea
  6. The Room Beneath the Rafters
  7. The Mother-In-Law
  8. An Old Fan
  9. No Classes!
  10. A Gray Mood
  11. At an Old Drawer
  12. The Old Stage Queen
  13. Faith
  14. The True Knight
  15. The City
  16. Woman
  17. Thimble Islands
  18. My Grave
  19. Refuted
  20. The Lost Land
  21. The South
  22. The Sailor's Wife
  23. Life's Journey
  24. The Disappointed
  25. Fishing
  26. A Pin
  27. The Actor
  28. Illogical
  29. New Year
  30. New Year
  31. Now

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