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 (brī′ənt), William Cullen 1794-1878.
American poet, critic, and editor known especially for his early nature poems, such as "Thanatopsis" (1811) and "To a Waterfowl" (1821). As editor and part owner (1829-1878) of the New York Evening Post he advocated reforms ranging from abolitionism to free trade.


(Biography) David. born 1931, British bowler; many times world champion


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William Cullen, 1794–1878, U.S. poet and journalist.
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I wish my favorite playmate Kitty Bryant to have the blue silk apron and my gold-bead ring with a kiss.
1] This poem does not appear in the collected works of William Cullen Bryant, nor in the collected poems of his brother, John Howard Bryant.
Stewart, Thurlow Weed, Peter Cooper, Cyrus McCormick, Lucretia Mott, Bryant, Longfellow, and Emerson.
Among the minor poems of Bryant, none has so much impressed me as the one which he entitles "June.
So much for things being different against the New York Knicks with Kobe Bryant on the court instead of serving a suspension.
Any seasoned New Yorker can recall the days of Bryant Park's nadir, when the only "green" was more likely to be a bag of marijuana than a tranquil patch of grass.
Bryant argues, at times lucidly, that despite the general ambivalence of our society, and indeed, Black men themselves, the myth is alive, well and still possessed of a destructive power.
If investors were shell-shocked last year when Dale Bryant, founder and portfolio manager of The Bryant Group, a money management firm in New York City, offered up defensive stock picks to fend off market volatility, they might be feeling a bit better if they followed his strategy.
Keeping to a strict chronology until his discussion of Wright's Native Son, Bryant accepts as given the violence prevalent in the Black experience, past and present, then moves to explore the literary side of the issue--how Black writers respond to the racial violence evident around them and what forms they select to express their response to racial violence.
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The Lakers started the fourth quarter with a lineup of Lamar Odom, Jordan Farmar, Sasha Vujacic, Maurice Evans and Brian Cook and coughed up a seven-point lead while Kobe Bryant was resting on the bench.