100 Best Loved Poems (Dover Thrift Editions)

By: Smith, Philip [editor]

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New paperback book copy of 100 Best Loved Poems Philip Smith, Editor Dover Thrift Edition. Original Dover (1995) selection of poems from standard texts. Introductory Note. Brief introduction to each poet. Indexes of titles and first lines. Dover Publications, Mineola NY. 96 pages, 5-3/16 x 8-1/4 inches, 22 cm. Current list price 3.00.Always! Free Standard Shipping in USA!


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Here are some of the most-loved poems in the English language, chosen not merely for their popularity, but for their literary quality as well. Dating from the Middle Ages to the 20th century, these splendid poems remain evergreen in their capacity to engage our minds and refresh our spirits.
Among them are Marlowe: "The Passionate Shepherd to His Love"; Shakespeare: "Sonnet XVIII" ("Shall I compare thee to a summer's day?"); Donne: "Holy Sonnet X" ("Death, be not proud"); Marvell: "To His Coy Mistress"; Wordsworth: "I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud"; Shelley: "Ode to the West Wind"; Longfellow: "The Children's Hour"; Poe: "The Raven"; Tennyson: "The Charge of the Light Brigade"; Whitman: "O Captain My Captain "; Dickinson: "This Is My Letter to the World"; Yeats: "When You Are Old"; Frost: "The Road Not Taken"; Millay: "First Fig."
Works by many other poets -- Milton, Blake, Burns, Coleridge, Byron, Keats, Emerson, the Brownings, Hardy, Housman, Kipling, Pound, and Auden among them -- are included in this treasury, a perfect companion for quiet moments of reflection.

Title: 100 Best Loved Poems (Dover Thrift Editions)

Author/Composer: Smith, Philip [editor]

Categories: Poetry,

Publisher: Dover Publications: 1995-10-04

ISBN Number: 0486285537

ISBN Number 13: 9780486285535

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: 006140

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