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Subject: BEER
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"I LIKES A DROP OF GOOD BEER, I DOES", by ANONYMOUS    Poem Text            
First Line: "come, neighbours all, both great and small"
Last Line: For I likes a bottle of good beer
Subject(s): Beer;drinks & Drinking; Ale


A BALLAD ON ALE, by JOHN GAY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Whilst some in epic strains delight
Last Line: With copious draughts of ale.
Subject(s): Alcoholism & Alcoholics; Beer; Drinks & Drinking; Drunkards; Alcohol Abuse; Ale; Wine


A GLASS O' ALE, by DANIEL CARMICHAEL    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: O thou pure, sparklin' glass o' ale
Last Line: A glass o' ale.
Subject(s): Beer; Drinks & Drinking; Ale; Wine


A GLASS OF BEER, by JAMES STEPHENS    Poem Text         Recitation     Poet's Biography
First Line: The lanky hank of a she in the inn over there
Last Line: The high king of glory permit her to get the mange.
Variant Title(s): Righteous Anger
Subject(s): Alcoholism & Alcoholics; Beer; Curses; Drinks & Drinking; Hate; Drunkards; Alcohol Abuse; Ale; Wine


A PANEGYRIC UPON EXCELLENT STRONG BEER ... DRANK IN WICH, WORCESTER, by THOMAS NABBES    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Thou ever youthful god of wine
Last Line: It makes, and yet mars many a score.
Subject(s): Beer; Drinks & Drinking; Ale; Wine


ADOLPHUS BUSCH: AVE ATQUE VALE, by GEORGE SYLVESTER VIERECK    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: They brought his body to the shore
Last Line: Rose, spite that needle's eye, to god.
Subject(s): Alcoholism & Alcoholics; Beer; Busch, Adolphus (1839-1913); Business; Drinks & Drinking; Ale; Businessmen; Businesswomen; Wine


ALE, by WILLIAM HENRY DAVIES    Poem Text            
First Line: Now do I hear thee weep and groan
Last Line: His grave, ha! Ha! Holds up my head.
Alternate Author Name(s): Davies, W. H.
Subject(s): Alcoholism & Alcoholics; Beer; Drinks & Drinking; Drunkards; Alcohol Abuse; Ale; Wine


ALE, by JOHN STILL    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: I cannot eat but little meat
Last Line: Whether it be new or old!
Variant Title(s): Good Ale;jolly Good Ale And Old
Subject(s): Alcoholism & Alcoholics; Beer; Drinks & Drinking; Drunkards; Alcohol Abuse; Ale; Wine


BEER, by GEORGE ARNOLD    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Here / with my beer
Subject(s): Beer; Ale


BEER, by CHARLES STUART CALVERLEY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: In those old days which poets say were golden
Last Line: Fate cannot touch me: I have dined to-day.'
Subject(s): Alcoholism & Alcoholics; Beer; Drinks & Drinking; Drunkards; Alcohol Abuse; Ale; Wine


BEER, by ALICIA SUSKIN OSTRIKER                Poet's Biography
First Line: After the store and the gas station close
Last Line: The movements, and how everything goes together / for hours
Subject(s): Alcoholism & Alcoholics; Bars & Bartenders; Beer; Drinks & Drinking; Pubs; Taverns; Saloons; Ale; Wine


BLUEBEARD'S LAST WIFE: COMES LOVINGCUP, by OLIVER BROOK HERFORD    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Gay lovingcup! As joyful as the morn
Last Line: Drowned in a tank of half of one per cent.
Subject(s): Beer; Drinks & Drinking; Ale; Wine


BRING US IN GOOD ALE, by ANONYMOUS    Poem Text            
First Line: "bring us in good ale, and bring us in good ale"
Last Line: Nor bring us in no dokes flesh for they slobber in the mer: / but bring us in good ale
Subject(s): Alcohol & Alcoholics;beer;drinks & Drinking; Ale


CIGARS AND BEER, by GEORGE ARNOLD    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Here / with my beer
Last Line: Without the cross!
Variant Title(s): Beer
Subject(s): Alcoholism & Alcoholics; Beer; Drinks & Drinking; Smoking; Drunkards; Alcohol Abuse; Ale; Wine; Tobacco; Pipes; Cigars; Cigarettes


CONDITIONED, by ANONYMOUS    Poem Text            
First Line: "dear old pipe, my oldest friend"
Last Line: For I loved but you
Subject(s): Beer;drinks & Drinking; Ale


DURHAM MILITIA, by ANONYMOUS    Poem Text            
First Line: "you are going to be a militia man, a valiant volunteer"
Last Line: The durham volunteers should find themselves in meat and clothes
Subject(s): Beer;drinks & Drinking;kisses;soldiers;war; Ale


EPITAPH ON BREWER GABRIAL, by ROBERT BURNS    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Here brewer gabriel's fire's extinct
Last Line: In upright, honest morals.
Subject(s): Alcoholism & Alcoholics; Beer; Drinks & Drinking; Epitaphs; Drunkards; Alcohol Abuse; Ale; Wine


GOOD OLD ALE, MILD OR PALE, by ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
Last Line: And dreams of different beers
Alternate Author Name(s): Stevenson, Robert Lewis Balfour
Subject(s): Beer; Thirst


I LIKES A DROP OF GOOD BEER, by ANONYMOUS    Poem Text            
First Line: Come one and all both great and small
Last Line: "for we likes a drop, etc"
Subject(s): Beer;drinks & Drinking; Ale


IDYLL, by SAMUEL JOHNSON (1709-1784)    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Hermit hoar, in solemn cell
Last Line: "come, my lad, and drink some beer."
Alternate Author Name(s): Johnson, Dr.
Variant Title(s): The Doctor's Own;imitation Of The Style Of [percy]
Subject(s): Alcoholism & Alcoholics; Beer; Drinks & Drinking; Warton, Thomas (1728-1790); Drunkards; Alcohol Abuse; Ale; Wine


IN PRAISE OF ALE, by ANONYMOUS    Poem Text            
First Line: When the chill charokoe blows
Last Line: O give me ale!
Subject(s): Beer;drinks & Drinking;poetry & Poets; Ale


INSTRUCTIONS TO CELEBRATED LAUREAT: GEORGE III VISITS BREWERY, by JOHN WOLCOTT    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Muse, sing the stir that happy whitbread made
Last Line: Rattled his chain, and wagged his tail for wonder.
Alternate Author Name(s): Pindar, Peter; Wolcot, John
Subject(s): Beer; Courts & Courtiers; Drinks & Drinking; George Iii, King Of England (1738-1820); Guests; Ale; Wine; Visiting


JOLLY GOOD ALE AND OLD, by ANONYMOUS    Poem Text            
First Line: "back and side go bare, go bare"
Last Line: Whether they be young or old
Subject(s): Alcohol & Alcoholics;beer;drinks & Drinking; Ale


LAGER BEER, by PAUL LAURENCE DUNBAR    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: I lafs und sings, und shumps aroundt
Last Line: Pffenberger deutzelheim
Subject(s): Alcoholism & Alcoholics; Beer; Drinks & Drinking; Drunkards; Alcohol Abuse; Ale; Wine


LIMERICK, by ANONYMOUS    Poem Text            
First Line: A man to whom illness was chronic
Last Line: "'no, no,' said the doc, 'that's teutonic'"
Variant Title(s): Beer
Subject(s): Beer;drinks & Drinking; Ale


ON A QUAKER'S TANKARD, by WALTER SAVAGE LANDOR    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Ye lie, friend pindar! And friend thales
Last Line: Nothing so good as water? Ale is.
Subject(s): Beer; Drinks & Drinking; Ale; Wine


ON VISITING THE GREAT DUBLIN BREWERY, by ROWLAND EYLES EGERTON-WARBURTON    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Brewing the best way hard money to win is
Last Line: Guinness makes porter, and porter makes guineas.
Alternate Author Name(s): Egerton-warburton, R. E.
Subject(s): Beer; Drinks & Drinking; Dublin, Ireland; Ale; Wine


SONG (7), by ROYALL TYLER    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Our old moll has got a trick
Last Line: Hand a mug of foaming flip.
Alternate Author Name(s): Old Simon; S.
Subject(s): Alcoholism & Alcoholics; Beer; Drinks & Drinking; Ale; Wine


STANZAS TO PALE ALE, by ANONYMOUS    Poem Text            
First Line: "oh! I have loved thee fondly, ever"
Last Line: Like stout and porter -- fattening slops
Subject(s): Beer;drinks & Drinking; Ale


STRONG BEER, by ROBERT RANKE GRAVES    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: What do you think
Last Line: "the grave as little as my beer."
Subject(s): Alcoholism & Alcoholics; Beer; Drinks & Drinking; Drunkards; Alcohol Abuse; Ale; Wine


THE BAR-TENDER'S STORY, by DAVID LAW PROUDFIT    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: When I knowed him at first there was suthin'
Last Line: And a baby was into the same.
Alternate Author Name(s): Arkwright, Pegleg
Subject(s): Bars & Bartenders; Beer; Drinks & Drinking; Pubs; Taverns; Saloons; Ale; Wine


THE HARVEST HOME, by WILLIAM HENRY DAVIES    Poem Text            
First Line: The harvest home's a home indeed
Last Line: Is -- by my soul and body -- ale!
Alternate Author Name(s): Davies, W. H.
Subject(s): Bars & Bartenders; Beer; Drinks & Drinking; Pubs; Taverns; Saloons; Ale; Wine


THE HIGH AND MIGHTY COMMENDATION OF THE VIRTUE OF A POT OF GOOD ALE, by THOMAS RANDOLPH    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Not drunken nor sober (but neighbour to both
Last Line: To make all this good of a pot of good ale.
Subject(s): Beer; Drinks & Drinking; Ale; Wine


THE MALTWORM'S MADRIGAL, by HENRY AUSTIN DOBSON    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: I drink of the ale of southwark, I drink of the ale of chepe
Last Line: For when my tongue is loosed most, then most I lose my speech.
Alternate Author Name(s): Dobson, Austin
Subject(s): Alcoholism & Alcoholics; Beer; Drinks & Drinking; Drunkards; Alcohol Abuse; Ale; Wine


THEY'RE TAXING ALE AGAIN, by WILLIAM HENRY DAVIES    Poem Text            
First Line: Ale's no false liar; though his mind
Last Line: The only honest man.
Alternate Author Name(s): Davies, W. H.
Subject(s): Beer; Drinks & Drinking; Taxes; Ale; Wine


TO MR. SYME WITH A DOZEN OF PORTER, by ROBERT BURNS    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: O, had the malt thy strength of mind
Last Line: A gift that e'en for syme were fit.
Subject(s): Alcoholism & Alcoholics; Beer; Drinks & Drinking; Gifts & Giving; Drunkards; Alcohol Abuse; Ale; Wine


TRINC: PRAISES II, by THOMAS MCGRATH    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Once, when the grand nudes, golden as fields of grain
Last Line: Hallelujah! For the people's beer! And for all his comrades: praise!
Subject(s): Alcoholism & Alcoholics; Beer; Drinks & Drinking; Native Americans; Ale; Wine; Indians Of America; American Indians; Indians Of South America