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For Righteousness’ Sake by John Greenleaf Whittier

Other Whittier poems FOR RIGHTEOUSNESS’ SAKE by John Greenleaf Whittier Inscribed to friends under arrest for treason against the slave power. THE age is dull and mean. Men creep, Not walk; with blood too pale and tame To pay the … Continue reading

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Poetry by John Greenleaf Whittier

Poetry by John Greenleaf Whittier “Massachusetts to Virginia” http://excellence-in-literature.com/excellence-in-lit/british-lit/e3-resources/massachusetts-to-virginia-by-john-greenleaf-whittier “For Righteousness’ Sake” http://excellence-in-literature.com/excellence-in-lit/american-lit/e3-resources/for-righteousness-sake-by-john-greenleaf-whittier “Laus Deo” http://excellence-in-literature.com/excellence-in-lit/american-lit/e3-resources/laus-deo-by-john-greenleaf-whittier “The Pumpkin” http://excellence-in-literature.com/classics-based-writing/the-pumpkin-by-john-greenleaf-whittier John Greenleaf Whittier (December 17, 1807 – September 7, 1892), often listed as one of the Fireside Poets, was an influential American Quaker poet and ardent advocate of … Continue reading

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