Selected poems and four plays of William Butler Yeats /

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Bibliographic Details
Uniform title:Works.
Author / Creator: Yeats, W. B. 1865-1939.
Other Authors / Creators:Rosenthal, M. L. 1917-1996.
Format: Book
Language:English
Edition:Fourth edition.
Imprint: New York, NY : Scribner Paperback Poetry, 1996.
Table of Contents:
  • Foreword to the Fourth Edition
  • Introduction: The Poetry of Yeatsfrom Crossways (1889)
  • The Cloak, the Boat, and the Shoes
  • Ephemera
  • The Stolen Child
  • To an Isle in the Water
  • Down by the Salley Gardens from The Rose (1893)
  • To the Rose upon the Rood of Time
  • Fergus and the Druid
  • Cuchulain''s Fight with the Sea
  • The Rose of the World
  • A Faery Song
  • The Lake Isle of Innisfree
  • The Pity of Love
  • The Sorrow of Love
  • When You Are Old
  • A Dream of Death
  • Who Goes with Fergus?
  • The Man Who Dreamed of Faeryland
  • The Two Trees
  • To Ireland in the Coming Timesfrom The Wind Among the Reeds (1899)
  • The Hosting of the Sidhe
  • The Moods
  • The Unappeasable Host
  • Into the Twilight
  • The Song of Wandering Aengus
  • The Song of the Old Mother
  • He Bids His Beloved Be at Peace
  • He Reproves the Curlew
  • To His Heart, Bidding It Have No Fear
  • The Cap and Bells
  • The Valley of the Black Pig
  • He Hears the Cry of the Sedge
  • The Lover Pleads with His Friends for Old Friends
  • He Wishes His Beloved Were Dead
  • He Wishes for the Cloths of Heavenfrom In the Seven Woods (1904)
  • The Folly of Being Comforted
  • Adam''s Curse
  • Red Hanrahan''s Song About Ireland
  • The Old Men Admiring Themselves in the Waterfrom The Green Helmet and Other Poems (1910)
  • A Woman Homer Sung
  • Words
  • No Second Troy
  • Against Unworthy Praise
  • The Fascination of What''s Difficult
  • A Drinking Song
  • On Hearing That the Students of Our New University Have Joined the Agitation Against Immoral Literature
  • To a Poet, Who Would Have Me Praise Certain Bad Poets, Imitators of His and Mine
  • The Mask
  • Upon a House Shaken by the Land Agitation
  • These Are the Clouds
  • All Things Can Tempt Me
  • Brown Pennyfrom Responsibilities (1914)
  • [Pardon, Old Fathers]
  • September 1913
  • To a Friend Whose Work Has Come to Nothing
  • Paudeen
  • To a Shade
  • When Helen Lived
  • The Three Hermits
  • Beggar to Beggar Cried
  • Running to Paradise
  • I. The Witch
  • II. The Peacock
  • I. To a Child Dancing in the Wind
  • II. Two Years Later
  • A Memory of Youth
  • Fallen Majesty
  • The Cold Heaven
  • That the Night Come
  • The Magi
  • The Dolls
  • A Coatfrom The Wild Swans at Coole (1919)
  • The Wild Swans at CooleIn Memory of Major Robert Gregory
  • An Irish Airman Foresees His Death
  • The Collar-Bone of a Hare
  • Solomon to Sheba
  • To a Young Beauty
  • The Scholars
  • Tom O''Roughley
  • Lines Written in Dejection
  • The Dawn
  • On Woman
  • The Fisherman
  • The Hawk
  • Memory
  • The People
  • A Thought from Propertius
  • A Deep-Sworn Vow
  • Presences
  • On Being Asked for a War Poem
  • Upon A Dying Lady:
  • I. Her Courtesy
  • II. Certain Artists Bring Her Dolls and Drawings
  • III. She Turns the Dolls'' Faces to the Wall
  • IV. The End of Day
  • V. Her Race
  • VI. Her Courage
  • VII. Her Friends Bring Her a Christmas Tree
  • Ego Dominus Tuus
  • The Phases of the Moon
  • The Cat and the Moon
  • The Saint and the Hunchback
  • Two Songs of a Fool
  • The Double Vision of Michael Robartesfrom Michael Robartes and the Dancer (1921)
  • Solomon and the Witch
  • An Image from a Past Life
  • Easter, 1916
  • On a Political Prisoner
  • The Leaders of the Crowd
  • Towards Break of DayDemon and Beast
  • The Second Coming
  • A Prayer for My Daughter
  • A Meditation in Time of War
  • Calvary (1921)from The Tower (1928)
  • Sailing to Byzantium
  • The Tower
  • Meditations in Time of Civil War:
  • I. Ancestral Houses
  • II. My House
  • III. My Table
  • IV. My Descendants
  • V. The Road at My Door
  • VI. The Stare''s Nest by My Window
  • VII. I See Phantoms of Hatred and of the Heart''s Fullness and of the Coming Emptiness
  • Nineteen Hundred and Nineteen
  • Two Songs from a Play
  • Fragments
  • Leda and the Swan
  • Among School Childrenfrom
  • A Man Young and Old:
  • I. First Love
  • IV. The Death of the Hare
  • IX. The Secrets of the Old
  • All Souls'' Nightfrom The Winding Stair and Other Poems (1933)
  • In Memory of Eva Gore-Booth and Con Markievicz
  • DeathA Dialogue of Self and Soul
  • Blood and the Moon
  • Veronica''s Napkin
  • The Nineteenth Century and After
  • Three Movements
  • Coole and Ballylee, 1931
  • For Anne Gregory
  • Swift''s Epitaph
  • The Choice
  • Byzantium
  • The Mother of God
  • Vacillation
  • Quarrel in Old Age
  • Remorse for Intemperate Speechfrom
  • Words for Music Perhaps:
  • I. Crazy Jane and the Bishop
  • II. Crazy Jane Reproved
  • III. Crazy Jane on the Day of Judgment
  • IV. Crazy Jane and Jack the Journeyman
  • V. Crazy Jane on God
  • VI. Crazy Jane Talks with the Bishop
  • VII. Crazy Jane Grown Old Looks at the Dancers
  • VIII. Girl''s Song
  • IX. Young Man''s Song
  • X. Her Anxiety
  • XV. Three Things
  • XVI. Lullaby
  • XVII. After Long Silence
  • XX. ''I Am of Ireland''
  • XXII. Tom the Lunatic
  • XXV. The Delphic Oracle upon Plotinusfrom
  • A Woman Young and Old:
  • III. A First Confession
  • VI. Chosen
  • IX. A Last Confession
  • The Words Upon the Window-Pane (1934)from A Full Moon in March:"Parnell''s Funeral" and Other Poems (1935)
  • Parnell''s Funeral
  • Church and Statefrom
  • Supernatural Songs:
  • I. Ribh at the Tomb of Baile and Aillinn
  • III. Ribh in Ecstasy
  • IV. There
  • VI. He and She
  • VIII. Whence Had They Come?
  • IX. The Four Ages of Man
  • XII. Merufrom New Poems (1938)
  • The GyresLapis Lazuli
  • The Three Bushes
  • The Lady''s First Song
  • The Lady''s Second Song
  • The Lady''s Third Song
  • The Lover''s Song
  • The Chambermaid''s First Song
  • The Chambermaid''s Second Song
  • An Acre of Grass
  • What Then?
  • Beautiful Lofty Things
  • Come Gather Round Me, Parnellites
  • The Wild Old Wicked Man
  • The Great DayParnell
  • The Spur
  • A Model for the Laureate
  • The Old Stone Cross
  • Those Images
  • The Municipal Gallery Revisitedfrom On the Boiler (1939)
  • Why Should Not Old Men Be Mad?
  • Crazy Jane on the Mountain
  • A Statesman''s Holidayfrom Last Poems and Two Plays (1939)
  • Under Ben Bulben
  • The Black Tower
  • Cuchulain Comfortedfrom Three Marching Songs
  • The Statues
  • News for the Delphic Oracle
  • Long-legged Fly
  • John Kinsella''s Lament for Mrs. Mary Moore
  • The Apparitions
  • Man and the Echo
  • The Circus Animals'' Desertion
  • Politics
  • The Death of Cuchulain (1939)
  • Purgatory (1939)
  • Notes
  • Glossary of Names and Places
  • Selective Bibliography
  • Index to Titles
  • Index of First Lines of Poems