A Parody Anthology
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A Parody Anthology

By Carolyn Wells
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Table of Contents
  • A Parody Anthology
  • NOTE
  • CONTENTS
  • INTRODUCTION PARODY AS A FINE ART
  • A PARODY ANTHOLOGY
  • AFTER OMAR KHAYYAM
    • THE GOLFER'S RUBAIYAT
    • AN OMAR FOR LADIES[A]
    • FOOTNOTE:
    • THE MODERN RUBAIYAT
    • LINES WRITTEN (“BY REQUEST") FOR A DINNER OF THE OMAR KHAYYAM CLUB
    • THE BABY'S OMAR
  • AFTER CHAUCER
    • YE CLERKE OF YE WETHERE
  • AFTER SPENSER
    • A PORTRAIT
  • AFTER SHAKESPEARE
    • THE BACHELOR'S SOLILOQUY
    • POKER
    • TOOTHACHE
    • A DREARY SONG
    • TO THE STALL-HOLDERS AT A FANCY FAIR
    • SONG
    • THE WHIST-PLAYER'S SOLILOQUY
  • AFTER WITHER
    • ANSWER TO MASTER WITHERS SONG, “SHALL I, WASTING IN DESPAIR?"
  • AFTER HERRICK
    • SONG
    • TO JULIA UNDER LOCK AND KEY
  • AFTER NURSERY RHYMES
    • AN IDYLL OF PHATTE AND LEENE
    • NURSERY SONG IN PIDGIN ENGLISH
    • THE HOUSE THAT JACK BUILT
    • BOSTON NURSERY RHYMES
      • RHYME FOR A GEOLOGICAL BABY
      • RHYME FOR ASTRONOMICAL BABY
      • RHYME FOR BOTANICAL BABY
      • RHYME FOR A CHEMICAL BABY
    • RHYME FOR A GEOLOGICAL BABY
    • RHYME FOR ASTRONOMICAL BABY
    • RHYME FOR BOTANICAL BABY
    • RHYME FOR A CHEMICAL BABY
    • A SONG OF A HEART
    • THE DOMICILE OF JOHN
    • MARY AND THE LAMB
  • AFTER WALLER
    • THE AESTHETE TO THE ROSE
  • AFTER DRYDEN
    • THREE BLESSINGS
    • OYSTER-CRABS
  • AFTER DR. WATTS
    • THE VOICE OF THE LOBSTER
    • THE CROCODILE
  • AFTER GOLDSMITH
    • WHEN LOVELY WOMAN
  • AFTER BURNS
    • GAELIC SPEECH; OR, “AULD LANG SYNE" DONE UP IN TARTAN
    • MY FOE
    • RIGID BODY SINGS
  • AFTER CATHERINE FANSHAWE
    • COCKNEY ENIGMA ON THE LETTER H
  • AFTER WORDSWORTH
    • ON WORDSWORTH
    • JACOB
    • FRAGMENT IN IMITATION OF WORDSWORTH
    • JANE SMITH
    • ONLY SEVEN
    • LUCY LAKE
  • AFTER SIR WALTER SCOTT
    • YOUNG LOCHINVAR
  • AFTER COLERIDGE
    • THE ANCIENT MARINER
    • STRIKING
  • AFTER SOUTHEY
    • THE OLD MAN'S COLD AND HOW HE GOT IT
    • FATHER WILLIAM
    • LADY JANE
  • AFTER CAMPBELL
    • THE NEW ARRIVAL
    • JOHN THOMPSON'S DAUGHTER
  • AFTER THOMAS MOORE
    • THE LAST CIGAR
    • 'TWAS EVER THUS
    • "THERE'S A BOWER OF BEAN-VINES"
    • DISASTER
    • SARAH'S HALLS
    • 'TWAS EVER THUS
  • AFTER JANE TAYLOR
    • THE BAT
  • AFTER BARRY CORNWALL
    • THE TEA
  • AFTER BYRON
    • THE ROUT OF BELGRAVIA
    • A GRIEVANCE
  • AFTER CHARLES WOLFE
    • THE BURIAL OF THE BACHELOR
    • NOT A SOU HAD HE GOT
    • THE MARRIAGE OF SIR JOHN SMITH
  • AFTER MRS. HEMANS
    • THE THYROID GLAND
  • AFTER KEATS
    • I.
      • II.
      • III.
      • IV.
    • II.
    • III.
    • IV.
  • AFTER HEINE
    • IMITATION
    • COMMONPLACES
  • AFTER HOOD
    • SONG OF THE SHEET THE DRIPPING SHEET
    • I REMEMBER, I REMEMBER
  • AFTER ALFRED BUNN
    • A YULE-TIDE PARODY
    • SELF-EVIDENT
  • AFTER LORD MACAULAY
    • THE LAUREATE'S TOURNEY
      • FYTTE THE FIRST
      • FYTTE THE SECOND
    • FYTTE THE FIRST
    • FYTTE THE SECOND
  • AFTER EMERSON
    • MUTTON
  • AFTER MARY HOWITT
    • THE LOBSTER QUADRILLE
  • AFTER MRS. BROWNING
    • IN THE GLOAMING
    • GWENDOLINE
  • AFTER LONGFELLOW
    • THE MODERN HIAWATHA
    • HIGHER
    • TOPSIDE GALAH!
    • EXCELSIOR
    • "THE DAY IS DONE"
    • A PSALM OF LIFE
    • HOW OFTEN
    • DESOLATION
    • THE BIRDS AND THE PHEASANT
  • AFTER WHITTIER
    • HIRAM HOVER
  • AFTER MRS. NORTON
    • THE HORSE AND HIS MASTER
    • THE NEW VERSION
  • AFTER POE
    • WHAT TROUBLED POE'S RAVEN
    • THE AMATEUR FLUTE
    • SAMUEL BROWN
    • THE PROMISSORY NOTE
    • THE CANNIBAL FLEA
    • ANNABEL LEE
    • THE BELLS
    • THE GOBLIN GOOSE
  • AFTER LORD HOUGHTON
    • LOVE AND SCIENCE
  • AFTER TENNYSON
    • THE BATHER'S DIRGE
    • LITTLE MISS MUFFET
    • THE MUSICAL PITCH
    • TO AN IMPORTUNATE HOST
    • THE VILLAGE CHOIR
    • THE BITER BIT
    • THE LAUREATE
    • THE LAY OF THE LOVELORN
    • IN IMMEMORIAM
    • SIR EGGNOGG
    • GODIVA
    • A LAUREATE'S LOG
      • MONDAY
      • TUESDAY
      • WEDNESDAY
      • THURSDAY
      • FRIDAY
      • SATURDAY
      • SUNDAY
    • MONDAY
    • TUESDAY
    • WEDNESDAY
    • THURSDAY
    • FRIDAY
    • SATURDAY
    • SUNDAY
    • THE RECOGNITION
    • THE HIGHER PANTHEISM IN A NUTSHELL
    • TIMBUCTOO.—PART I.
  • AFTER TUPPER
    • OF FRIENDSHIP
    • OF READING
  • AFTER THACKERAY
    • THE WILLOW-TREE
  • AFTER CHARLES DICKENS
    • MAN'S PLACE IN NATURE
  • AFTER ROBERT BROWNING
    • HOME TRUTHS FROM ABROAD
      • I
      • II
    • I
    • II
    • AFTER BROWNING
    • THE COCK AND THE BULL
    • A STACCATO TO O LE LUPE
    • ANGELO ORDERS HIS DINNER
    • THE FLIGHT OF THE BUCKET
    • THE JAM-POT
    • IMITATION OF ROBERT BROWNING
    • THE LAST RIDE TOGETHER
    • UP THE SPOUT
      • I.
      • II.
      • III.
      • IV.
      • V.
      • VI.
      • VII.
      • VIII.
      • IX.
      • X.
      • XI.
      • XII.
      • XIII.
    • I.
    • II.
    • III.
    • IV.
    • V.
    • VI.
    • VII.
    • VIII.
    • IX.
    • X.
    • XI.
    • XII.
    • XIII.
  • AFTER WHITMAN
    • AN AMERICAN, ONE OF THE ROUGHS, A KOSMOS
    • CAMERADOS
    • IMITATION OF WALT WHITMAN
    • IMITATION OF WALT WHITMAN
    • THE POET AND THE WOODLOUSE
  • AFTER CHARLES KINGSLEY
    • THREE LITTLE FISHERS
    • THE THREE POETS
  • AFTER MRS. R. H. STODDARD
    • THE NETTLE
  • AFTER BAYARD TAYLOR
    • HADRAMAUT
  • AFTER WILLIAM MORRIS
    • ESTUNT THE GRIFF
  • AFTER ALFRED AUSTIN
    • AN ODE
  • AFTER W. S. GILBERT
    • ODE TO A LONDON FOG
    • PRESIDENT GARFIELD
    • PROPINQUITY NEEDED
  • AFTER R. H. STODDARD
    • THE CANTELOPE
  • AFTER A. A. PROCTOR
    • THE LOST VOICE
    • THE LOST APE
    • THE LOST WORD
  • AFTER GEORGE MEREDITH
    • AT THE SIGN OF THE COCK
      • I
      • II
      • III
      • IV
      • V
    • I
    • II
    • III
    • IV
    • V
  • AFTER DANTE GABRIEL ROSSETTI
    • A CHRISTMAS WAIL
    • BALLAD
      • Part II
    • Part II
    • CIMABUELLA
    • THE POSTER GIRL
  • AFTER JEAN INGELOW
    • LOVERS, AND A REFLECTION
    • THE SHRIMP-GATHERERS
  • AFTER CHRISTINA ROSSETTI
    • REMEMBER
  • AFTER LEWIS CARROLL
    • WAGGAWOCKY
    • THE VULTURE AND THE HUSBANDMAN
  • AFTER A. C. SWINBURNE
    • GILLIAN
    • ATALANTA IN CAMDEN-TOWN
    • THE MANLET
    • IF!
    • THE MAID OF THE MEERSCHAUM
    • QUAERITUR
    • A MELTON MOWBRAY PORK-PIE
    • FOAM AND FANGS
    • A SONG OF RENUNCIATION
    • NEPHELIDIA
    • THE LAY OF MACARONI
  • AFTER BRET HARTE
    • THE HEATHEN PASS-EE
    • DE TEA FABULA
  • AFTER AUSTIN DOBSON
    • THE PRODIGALS
      • ENVOI:
    • ENVOI:
  • AFTER ANDREW LANG
    • BO-PEEP
  • AFTER W. E. HENLEY
    • IMITATION
  • AFTER R. L. STEVENSON
    • BED DURING EXAMS
  • AFTER OSCAR WILDE
    • MORE IMPRESSIONS
    • NURSERY RHYMES À LA MODE
      • POSTSCRIPT
    • POSTSCRIPT
    • A MAUDLE-IN BALLAD
    • QUITE THE CHEESE
  • AFTER WILLIAM WATSON
    • THE THREE MICE
  • AFTER KIPLING
    • FUZZY WUZZY LEAVES US
    • A BALLAD
    • JACK AND JILL
    • THE LEGEND OF REALISM
  • AFTER STEPHEN PHILLIPS
    • LITTLE JACK HORNER
  • AFTER FIONA McLEOD, W. B. YEATS, AND OTHERS
    • THE CULT OF THE CELTIC
  • AFTER VARIOUS WRITERS OF VERS DE SOCIÉTÉ
    • BEHOLD THE DEEDS!
      • I
      • II
      • III
      • IV
      • V
      • ENVOY
    • I
    • II
    • III
    • IV
    • V
    • ENVOY
    • CULTURE IN THE SLUMS
    • A BALLADE OF BALLADE-MONGERS
      • ENVOY
    • ENVOY
  • AFTER VARIOUS POPULAR SONGS
    • BEAUTIFUL SNOW
    • THE NEWEST THING IN CHRISTMAS CAROLS
    • THE TALE OF LORD LOVELL
    • "SONGS WITHOUT WORDS"
    • THE ELDERLY GENTLEMAN
    • TURTLE SOUP
    • SOME DAY
    • IF I SHOULD DIE TO-NIGHT
    • A LOVE SONG
    • OLD FASHIONED FUN
  • THEMES WITH VARIATIONS
    • HOME SWEET HOME WITH VARIATIONS
      • Fantasia
      • I
      • II
      • III
      • IV
      • V
      • VI
    • Fantasia
    • I
    • II
    • III
    • IV
    • V
    • VI
  • MODERN VERSIFICATION ON ANCIENT THEMES
    • GOOSE À LA MODE
    • THREE CHILDREN SLIDING
    • JACK AND JILL
    • JACK AND JILL
    • THE REJECTED "NATIONAL HYMNS"
      • I
      • II
      • III
      • IV
      • V
      • VI
      • VII
    • I
    • II
    • III
    • IV
    • V
    • VI
    • VII
    • A THEME WITH VARIATIONS
      • THEME
      • SONG
    • THEME
    • SONG
    • THE POETS AT TEA
    • THE POETS AT A HOUSE-PARTY
      • The Limerick
    • The Limerick
    • AN OLD SONG BY NEW SINGERS
      • TRIOLET
      • RONDEAU
      • VILLANELLE
    • TRIOLET
    • RONDEAU
    • VILLANELLE
  • INDEX OF TITLES
  • INDEX OF AUTHORS
  • INDEX OF AUTHORS PARODIED
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