Poems of pleasure.
By Ella Wheeler Wilcox

London: Gay & Bird, 1900.

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Preface:
The volumes of Poems of Passion and Poems of Pleasure, published by Messrs. Gay and Bird of London, are my only authorised foreign editions. They contain some thirty recent poems, never before included in any volume, either American or English.
Ella Wheeler Wilcox.
New York, September 1900.

Contents:

  1. Woman and War
  2. Poverty and Wealth
  3. Freedom
  4. Settle the Question Right
  5. True Charity
  6. Unto the End
  7. "This too Shall Pass Away"
  8. War Sonnets
  9. Speech
  10. Recrimination
  11. The Chain
  12. The Protest
  13. Success
  14. My Launch and I
  15. Death of Labour
  16. Progress
  17. Discontent
  18. Surrender
  19. The Birth of the Opal [II]
  20. The Difference
  21. Two Loves
  22. The Way of It
  23. Angel or Demon
  24. Dawn
  25. Peace and Love
  26. The Instructor
  27. Blas'e
  28. The Sea-Breeze and the Scarf
  29. Three and One
  30. Inborn
  31. Two Prayers
  32. Sleep and Death
  33. Absence
  34. Love Much
  35. One of Us Two
  36. Her Reverie
  37. Two Sinners
  38. What Love Is
  39. Constancy
  40. Resolve
  41. Optimism
  42. Pain's Proof
  43. Immortality
  44. Answered Prayers
  45. The Lady of Tears
  46. The Master Hand
  47. Secret Thoughts
  48. There Comes a Time
  49. The World
  50. Necessity
  51. Achievement
  52. Belief
  53. Whatever is--is Best
  54. Peace at the Goal
  55. The Law
  56. Recompense
  57. Desire
  58. Deathless
  59. Keep Out of the Past
  60. The Fault of the Age
  61. Distrust
  62. Artist and Man
  63. Babyland
  64. A Face
  65. An Old Comrade
  66. Entre-acte Reveries
  67. A Plea
  68. The Room Beneath the Rafters
  69. The Mother-In-Law
  70. An Old Fan
  71. No Classes!
  72. A Grey Mood
  73. At an Old Drawer
  74. The Old Stage Queen
  75. Faith
  76. The True Knight
  77. The City
  78. Woman
  79. The Soul's Farewell to the Body
  80. Thimble Islands
  81. My Grave
  82. Refuted
  83. The Lost Land
  84. The South
  85. A Sailor's Wife
  86. Life's Journey
  87. The Disappointed
  88. Fishing
  89. A Pin
  90. The Actor
  91. Illogical
  92. New Year
  93. New Year
  94. Now

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