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Classical Poetry. The best and most popular famous Classical Poetry of All-Time written by Classical poets.

RankEnglish PoemPoet
1 Sonnet 29 William Shakespeare
2 All the Worlds a Stage William Shakespeare
3 The Knights Tale Geoffrey Chaucer
4 The Four Ages of Man Anne Bradstreet
5 A Fairy Song William Shakespeare
6 Inferno (English) Dante Alighieri
7 A Lovers Complaint William Shakespeare
8 Sonnet 71 William Shakespeare
9 The Dream John Donne
10 Paradise Lost: Book 05 John Milton
11 Death Be Not Proud John Donne
12 Paradise Lost: Book 09 John Milton
13 The Hourglass Ben Jonson
14 Blow Blow Thou Winter Wind William Shakespeare
15 Sonnet 55 William Shakespeare
16 Paradise Lost: Book 02 John Milton
17 The Wife of Baths Tale Geoffrey Chaucer
18 The Flea John Donne
19 AN A.B.C Geoffrey Chaucer
20 His Excuse for Loving Ben Jonson
21 THE ILIAD (excerpt) Homer
22 Last Instructions to a Painter Andrew Marvell
23 Fear No More William Shakespeare
24 The Man of Laws Tale Geoffrey Chaucer
25 Paradise Lost: Book 10 John Milton
26 The Millers Tale Geoffrey Chaucer
27 Samson Agonistes John Milton
28 Daybreak John Donne
29 Paradise Lost: Book 04 John Milton
30 Contemplations Anne Bradstreet
31 Paradise Lost: Book 01 John Milton
32 Hymn to Demeter by Homer Homer
33 Comus John Milton
34 Paradise Lost: Book 11 John Milton
35 Sonnet XXXIV William Shakespeare
36 The Phoenix and the Turtle William Shakespeare
37 Carpe Diem William Shakespeare
38 Death John Donne
39 The Gallery Andrew Marvell
40 To His Coy Mistress Andrew Marvell
41 Shall I compare thee to a summers day? (Sonnet 18) William Shakespeare
42 To Atthis Sappho
43 To Celia Ben Jonson
44 Under the Greenwood Tree William Shakespeare
45 The Prologue Anne Bradstreet
46 The Passionate Shepherd to His Love Christopher Marlowe
47 The General Prologue Geoffrey Chaucer
48 The Author to Her Book Anne Bradstreet
49 The Iliad Homer
50 My mistress eyes are nothing like the sun (Sonnet 130) William Shakespeare
51 Love and the Gentle Heart Dante Alighieri
52 Hark! Hark! The Lark William Shakespeare
53 Without Warning Sappho
54 On My First Daughter Ben Jonson
55 Paradise Lost: Book 08 John Milton
56 Sonnet C William Shakespeare
57 Paradise Regained: The Fourth Book John Milton
58 Paradiso (Italian) Dante Alighieri
59 A Dialogue Between The Soul And Body Andrew Marvell
60 Paradise Lost: Book 12 John Milton
61 The Friars Tale Geoffrey Chaucer
62 The Funeral John Donne
63 Inferno Canto03 Dante Alighieri
64 A Dialogue between Old England and New Anne Bradstreet
65 Inferno (Italian) Dante Alighieri
66 Sigh No More William Shakespeare
67 There is a Gentle Thought Dante Alighieri
68 Venus and Adonis William Shakespeare
69 Light John Milton
70 First Anniversary Andrew Marvell
71 Fairy Land ii William Shakespeare
72 Aubade William Shakespeare
73 Sonnet 12: When I do count the clock that tells the time William Shakespeare
74 Paradise Regained: The First Book John Milton
75 The Reeves Tale Geoffrey Chaucer
76 To All, To Whom I Write Ben Jonson
77 from Venus and Adonis William Shakespeare
78 A Fever John Donne
79 Sonnet 06 John Milton
80 Silvia William Shakespeare
81 Dirge of the Three Queens William Shakespeare
82 Paradise Lost: Book 03 John Milton
83 It was a Lover and his Lass William Shakespeare
84 Paradise Lost: Book 06 John Milton
85 Not from the stars do I my judgment pluck (Sonnet 14) William Shakespeare
86 Air And Angels John Donne
87 Purgatorio (Italian) Dante Alighieri
88 A Hymn to God the Father John Donne
89 Sonnet 104: To me fair friend you never can be old William Shakespeare
90 I have not had one word from her Sappho
91 Sonnet 116: Let me not to the marriage of true minds William Shakespeare
92 Self-Love John Donne
93 Sestina Dante Alighieri
94 Sonnet XIX William Shakespeare
95 John Donne - The Paradox John Donne
96 Confined Love John Donne
97 A Letter to Her Husband Anne Bradstreet
98 The Ecstasy John Donne
99 On His Blindness John Milton
100 Holy Sonnet XIV: Batter My Heart Three-Personed God John Donne