The importance of "thanatopsis" is at once literary and historical.
Do you think any city lad could have written "thanatopsis" at eighteen?
His best-known poem, "thanatopsis," was written when he was only nineteen and delivered at his college commencement.
And from Bryant the concluding familiar lines of thanatopsis.
Of the thanatopsis he thought better, though inclined to suspect it of being a plagiarism.
He thought of "thanatopsis," and of the "Elegy," both of which he admired greatly.
His first poem was thanatopsis , which was greeted as the best poem produced in America up to that time.
When she attended her second meeting of the thanatopsis she said nothing about remaking the town.
It is a fact, also, that if a boy repeats "thanatopsis" while he is milking, that operation acquires a certain dignity.
She suggested that the thanatopsis ought to help the poor of the town.