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Famous PoemPoet
Gus: The Theatre Cat Eliot, Thomas Stearns Eliot (T S)
The Waste Land Eliot, Thomas Stearns Eliot (T S)
The Ad-Dressing Of Cats Eliot, Thomas Stearns Eliot (T S)
Persuasion Drinkwater, John
A poem on divine revelation Brackenridge, Hugh Henry
Epistle to Katherine, Lady Aubigny Jonson, Ben
After The Last Dynasty Kunitz, Stanley
A Pastoral Dialogue. Killigrew, Anne
Praying Drunk Hudgins, Andrew
The Map Bishop, Elizabeth
The Garden Shukkei-en Forche, Carolyn
The Triumph of Life Shelley, Percy Bysshe
To Elsie Williams, William Carlos (WCW)
Faces. Whitman, Walt
Song of the Open Road. Whitman, Walt
As I Sat Alone by Blue Ontario’s Shores. Whitman, Walt
Starting from Paumanok. Whitman, Walt
Poem of Remembrance for a Girl or a Boy. Whitman, Walt
Carol of Words. Whitman, Walt
Song of the Broad-Axe. Whitman, Walt
THE DUNGEON. Wordsworth, William
The Marriage of Heaven and Hell Blake, William
Sonnet 59: If there be nothing new but that which is Shakespeare, William
Sonnet LIX Shakespeare, William
Sonnet LXXXV Shakespeare, William
Sonnet CVIII Shakespeare, William
Sonnet 108: Whats in the brain that ink may character Shakespeare, William
Sonnet 85: My tongue-tied Muse in manners holds her still Shakespeare, William
The Wife of Baths Tale Chaucer, Geoffrey
The Christian Cowper, William
Wishes To His (Supposed) Mistress Crashaw, Richard
80. The Jolly Beggars: A Cantata Burns, Robert
4. Song—In the Character of a Ruined Farmer Burns, Robert
231. Epistle to Robert Graham Esq. of Fintry Burns, Robert
Just as He spoke it from his Hands Dickinson, Emily
No Brigadier throughout the Year Dickinson, Emily
I am ashamed -- I hide Dickinson, Emily
Shes All My Fancy Painted Him Carroll, Lewis
The Circus Animals Desertion Yeats, William Butler
The Statues Yeats, William Butler
Three Songs To The One Burden Yeats, William Butler
Cuchulain Comforted Yeats, William Butler
Coole Park 1929 Yeats, William Butler
Peter Anderson And Co. Lawson, Henry
If you fancy that your people came of better stock than mine Lawson, Henry
A Poets Wooing Riley, James Whitcomb
An Essay On Criticism Pope, Alexander
Canto XIII Pound, Ezra
Juvenilia An Ode to Natural Beauty Seeger, Alan
Sonnet XI Seeger, Alan
Jubilate Agno: Fragment B Part 3 Smart, Christopher
Verses on the Death of Doctor Swift Swift, Jonathan
IN HARM’S WAY Tebb, Barry
To A Young Lady Trumbull, John
At The Door Wagoner, David
Codicil Walcott, Derek
Koening Of The River Walcott, Derek
Last Instructions to a Painter Marvell, Andrew
The Character Of Holland Marvell, Andrew
Modern Love XXXVI: My Lady unto Madam Meredith, George
Paradise Lost: Book 08 Milton, John
On The Borders Murray, Les
The Aboriginal Cricketer Murray, Les
The Boy Who Laughed At Santa Claus Nash, Ogden
When We Were Here Together Patchen, Kenneth
La Passion Vaincue Finch, Anne Kingsmill
On the Disastrous Spread of Aestheticism in all Classes Chesterton, G K
Epitaph On The World Thoreau, Henry David
HANS SACHS POETICAL MISSION. von Goethe, Johann Wolfgang
TO THE COUNTESS GRANVILLE. von Goethe, Johann Wolfgang
ORIGINAL PREFACE. von Goethe, Johann Wolfgang
The Planet On The Table Stevens, Wallace
Mrs. Purkapile Masters, Edgar Lee
Amos Sibley Masters, Edgar Lee
The Irish Convicts Return McGonagall, William Topaz
Lenvoy Robinson, Edwin Arlington
Two Gardens in Linndale Robinson, Edwin Arlington
A Letter from Artemesia in the Town to Chloe in the Country Wilmot, John
The Choice Service, Robert William
A Character Service, Robert William