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Tale of Custard the Dragon" by Ogden Nash.
Copyright ©Linell Nash Smith and Isabel Nash Eberstadt
des Beaux Arts" by W.H. Auden.
From Collected Poems by W. H. Auden, edited by Edward Mendelson.
Copyright © 1976 by Edward Mendelson, William Meredith and Monroe K. Spears,
Executors of the Estate of W. H. Auden.
Road Not Taken" by Robert Frost.
From The Poetry of Robert Frost by Robert Frost, edited by Edward Connery Lathem.
Copyright © 1962, 1967, 1970 by Leslie Frost Ballantine.
Tell You How the Sun Rose" by Emily Dickinson.
Copyright © 1951, 1955, 1979, 1983 by the President and Fellows of Harvard College, Harvard University Press.
of the Sea" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.
From A Book of Sonnets.
The works of H.W. Longfellow are believed to be in the public domain.
Walks in Beauty" by Lord Byron.
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believed to be in the public domain.
of Icarus" by Breugel, the Elder, is displayed at the Royal
Museum of Fine Arts, Brussels.
at Chantilly" by Paul Cézanne is located at the National Gallery,
George and the Dragon" by Raphael is located at the National
Gallery of Art, Washington.
Soleil Levant" (Impression, Sunrise) by Claude Monet is located
at the Musee Marmottan, Paris.
Sea" by Gustav Courbet is located at the The Metropolitan
Museum of Art, New York.
of Venus" by Sandro Botticelli is located at the Galleria
degli Uffizi, Florence.