A Treasury of Great Poems

This vintage assortment, lengthy well-known as some of the most generally learn and entire anthologies of poetry within the English language, deals greater than 1,300 pages containing approximately 1,000 poems through nearly 2 hundred poets. starting with the earliest English ballads and choices from the King James model of the Bible, the ebook keeps with the immortal works of Shakespeare, Donne, Milton, Pope, Whittier, Poe, Tennyson, and so on, concluding with a great array of 20th-century poetry via such luminaries as Wallace Stevens, Dylan Thomas, and Marianne Moore. Louis Untermeyer--the popular critic, biographer, and instructor who edited this impressive work--is acknowledged to have brought extra poets to readers and extra readers to poetry than the other American. Treasury of serious Poems is listed by way of poet, poem and first strains.

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