Excerpt from The Collected Poems of Arthur Upson, Vol. 1 of 2: Edited, With an Introduction These collected poems include the previously published volumes of Arthur Upson's verse, with such exclusions as seemed wise, together with poems written later or for some reason t printed therein. The copyrights to certain books t published by Mr. E. D. Brooks were held by Mr. Upson and are w the property of his estate. The volume entitled The City and Other Poems, published by The Macmillan Company, has also been acquired by the estate. Thanks should be rendered to the Pall Mall Magazine of London, The Century Magazine, the Minneapolis Bellman, and various other American periodicals, for permission to publish the poems originally printed in their columns. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art techlogy to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.