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Keyword: Heredia
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AFTER PETRARCH, by JOSE-MARIA DE HEREDIA (1842-1905)    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Leaving the church, with gesture tender
Last Line: That from the darkness shot a star's long ray.
Subject(s): Petrarch (1304-1374); Francesco Petrarca


ANTIQUE COIN, by JOSE-MARIA DE HEREDIA (1842-1905)    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Still etna bears the red wine and the gold
Last Line: The immortal beauty of sicilian girls.
Subject(s): Etna (Volcano); Numismatics; Sicily; Volcanoes; Aetna (Volcano); Coins, Commemorative; Medals, Historical


CENTAUR'S FLIGHT, by JOSE-MARIA DE HEREDIA (1842-1905)    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Red-handed and with savage thews afire
Last Line: In monstrous girth of herculëan shade.
Subject(s): Centaurs


EPITAPH, by JOSE-MARIA DE HEREDIA (1842-1905)    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Here sleeps, o passer, hyacinth the lord
Last Line: This sweet, sad symbol of apollo's sighs.


IN 'THE BOOK OF LOVES' (OF PIERRE DE RONSARD), by JOSE-MARIA DE HEREDIA (1842-1905)    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: More than one lover, in the bourgueil park
Last Line: The myrtles of love and the laurels of glory.
Subject(s): Love; Ronsard, Pierre De (1524-1585)


MICHELANGELO, by JOSE-MARIA DE HEREDIA (1842-1905)    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Yes, he was darkly haunted, we may say
Last Line: The anger of a god down-borne by earth.
Subject(s): Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475-1564)


MOON ON THE SEA, by MARIE DE REGNIER    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Where the dim twilight dreams
Last Line: Pale moon!
Alternate Author Name(s): D'houville, Gerard; Heredia, Marie De
Subject(s): Evening; Moon; Sea; Sunset; Twilight; Ocean


ON AN ANTIQUE MEDAL, by JOSE-MARIA DE HEREDIA (1842-1905)    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: The wine which gave the antique ecstasy
Last Line: The immortal beauty of sicilian maids.
Subject(s): Arethusa; Beauty; Transience; Impermanence


ON PIERRE RONSARD'S BOOK OF LOVE, by JOSE-MARIA DE HEREDIA (1842-1905)    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: In bourgueil's pleasaunce many a lover's hand
Last Line: Of myrtle and of laurel not in vain.
Subject(s): Ronsard, Pierre De (1524-1585)


ON THE CYDNUS, by JOSE-MARIA DE HEREDIA (1842-1905)    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Under the glorious sky, where the sun low rings
Last Line: The divine and infant twain, desire and death.
Subject(s): Babies; Cleopatra, Queen Of Egypt (69-30 B.c.); Courts & Courtiers; Infants; Royal Court Life; Royalty; Kings; Queens


ON THE OLD BRIDGE, by JOSE-MARIA DE HEREDIA (1842-1905)    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: On graven chalice or on hasp of gold
Last Line: A dagger's hilt whereon the titans stove.
Subject(s): Cellini, Benvenuto (1500-1571)


SLAVE, by JOSE-MARIA DE HEREDIA (1842-1905)    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Nude, sordid, frightful, offal-fed, a slave
Last Line: Objectivity, its careful workmanship, and its reserve.
Subject(s): Grief; Slavery; Sorrow; Sadness; Serfs


SUNSET, by JOSE-MARIA DE HEREDIA (1842-1905)    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: The sunlit brush light to the dark rock lends
Last Line: And shuts the gold sticks of his crimson fan.


SUNSET, by JOSE-MARIA DE HEREDIA (1842-1905)    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: The furze that flaunts it in its granite home
Last Line: Draws shut the golden sticks of its red fan.


THE BATH, by JOSE-MARIA DE HEREDIA (1842-1905)    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Like the once lovely monster, in the tide
Last Line: The foamy lash of the assaulting sea.
Subject(s): Animals; Horses; Sea; Ocean


THE BED, by JOSE-MARIA DE HEREDIA (1842-1905)    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Let it be draped with serge or with brocade
Last Line: Bids welcome and farewell to all his kin.
Subject(s): Ancestors & Ancestry; Beds; Sleep; Heritage; Heredity


THE CONQUERORS, by JOSE-MARIA DE HEREDIA (1842-1905)    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Falcons fierce they are from charnel nest
Last Line: From out the ocean, strange new stars arise.


THE CONQUERORS, by JOSE-MARIA DE HEREDIA (1842-1905)    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Like a flight of falcons from the native slaughter
Last Line: Where from the ocean's depth there rose new stars.


THE FAIR WATERS OF DREAM, by MARIE DE REGNIER    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: By the fair waters of asia, in a green countryside
Last Line: The stroke gone by.
Alternate Author Name(s): D'houville, Gerard; Heredia, Marie De
Subject(s): Dreams; Fountains; Shadows; Water; Waves; Nightmares


THE LABORER, by JOSE-MARIA DE HEREDIA (1842-1905)    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Here is the yoke, with arrow and share near by
Last Line: In sunless fields of erebus forlorn.
Subject(s): Fields; Labor & Laborers; Pastures; Meadows; Leas; Work; Workers


THE ROSE WINDOW, by JOSE-MARIA DE HEREDIA (1842-1905)    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: This window hath seen many a dame and lord
Last Line: The unfading blossom of the rose there limned.
Subject(s): Jesus Christ; Windows


THE SAMURAI, by JOSE-MARIA DE HEREDIA (1842-1905)    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: The biva in her hand claims thought no more
Last Line: The gold antennae trembling on his casque.
Subject(s): Love


THE TEPIDARIUM, by JOSE-MARIA DE HEREDIA (1842-1905)    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Myrrh sweetens all their supple limbs; they muse
Last Line: Sleek and untrammelled round her bust of bronze.
Subject(s): Statues


THE VISION OF KHEM, by JOSE-MARIA DE HEREDIA (1842-1905)                Poet's Biography
First Line: Tis noon. Mid burning air and dreadful rays


TIS NOON; THE LIGHT IS FIERCE, by JOSE-MARIA DE HEREDIA (1842-1905)                Poet's Biography


TO A TRIUMPHER, by JOSE-MARIA DE HEREDIA (1842-1905)    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Chisel upon thine arch, great king, a knot
Last Line: And mar his blade upon thy glory humbled.
Subject(s): Honor; Time


TO THE TRAGEDIAN ROSSI, by JOSE-MARIA DE HEREDIA (1842-1905)    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Trailing thy mantle black, I've seen thee break
Last Line: Saw alighieri, living, chant of hell!


WIND FROM THE SEA, by JOSE-MARIA DE HEREDIA (1842-1905)    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Garden and wold by winter's hand are gript
Last Line: The bud that in america was blown.
Subject(s): Atlantic Ocean; Sea; Wind; Ocean