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Famous PoemPoet
Still I Rise Angelou, Maya
Paul Reveres Ride Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth
On the Pulse of Morning Angelou, Maya
Million Man March Poem Angelou, Maya
Winter Trees Plath, Sylvia
Astrophel and Stella Sidney, Sir Philip
Untitled 1 Shakur, Tupac
Gus: The Theatre Cat Eliot, T S (Thomas Stearns)
Four Quartets 3: The Dry Salvages Eliot, T S (Thomas Stearns)
Gerontion Eliot, T S (Thomas Stearns)
Four Quartets 4: Little Gidding Eliot, T S (Thomas Stearns)
Sweeney Erect Eliot, T S (Thomas Stearns)
For Catherine: Juana Infanta of Navarre Belieu, Erin
Georgic on Memory Belieu, Erin
Ideals Kraniotis, Dimitris P
Illusions Kraniotis, Dimitris P
Melancholia Bridges, Robert Seymour
The Growth of Love Bridges, Robert Seymour
A Way to Love God Warren, Robert Penn
Evening Hawk Warren, Robert Penn
A poem on the rising glory of America Brackenridge, Hugh Henry
The White Cliffs Miller, Alice Duer
The Breast of the Sea Cheney-Coker, Syl
Marriage Moore, Marianne
CANZONE II. Petrarch, Francesco
SESTINA VI. Petrarch, Francesco
THE TRIUMPH OF FAME. Petrarch, Francesco
Ancient Roman Villa Stojanovic, Dejan
Unusual Love Stojanovic, Dejan
An Arundel Tomb Larkin, Philip
Parents Pantoum Kizer, Carolyn
Laus Mariae Lanier, Sidney
A Pastiche For Eve Kees, Weldon
Death and Fame Ginsberg, Allen
Plutonian Ode Ginsberg, Allen
Corporal Stare Graves, Robert
Elegy Written In A Country Churchyard Gray, Thomas
confessions of a fool Gregory, Rg
absinthe and stained glass Gregory, Rg
ducks and wisdom Gregory, Rg
from imperfect Eden Gregory, Rg
National Trust Harrison, Tony
Middle Passage Hayden, Robert
Curriculum Vitae Hecht, Anthony
The Pearl Herbert, George
The Bridge of Sighs Hood, Thomas
The Unpromised Land Montgomery Alabama Hudgins, Andrew
Freedoms Plow Hughes, Langston
The Answer Jeffers, Robinson
Henry James in the Heart of the City Jong, Erica
Questions of Travel Bishop, Elizabeth
Ode To Maize Neruda, Pablo
I Ask You Collins, Billy
Dear Reader Collins, Billy
Tomes Collins, Billy
The Eviction Allingham, William
A Man In His Life Amichai, Yehuda
Memorial Day For The War Dead Amichai, Yehuda
I Dont Know If History Repeats Itself Amichai, Yehuda
Religio Laici Dryden, John
Allegory Of The Cave Dunn, Stephen
Landscape At The End Of The Century Dunn, Stephen
Canute the Great Edgar, Marriott
A Historical Breakfast Edson, Russell
Unwanted Field, Edward
Thoreau in Italy Francis, Robert
Before the Throne of Beauty XXVI Gibran, Kahlil
For John Clare Ashbery, John
Self-Portrait in a Convex Mirror Ashbery, John
Syringa Ashbery, John
Do not be ashamed Berry, Wendell
Winter Landscape Berryman, John
Dream Song 79: Op. posth. no. 2 Berryman, John
Dream Song 35: MLA Berryman, John
Dream Song 129: Thin as a sheet his mother came to him Berryman, John
Winter Landscape Betjeman, John
Outside History Boland, Eavan
Quarantine Boland, Eavan
Lyonnesse Plath, Sylvia
Letter In November Plath, Sylvia
Lesbos Plath, Sylvia
A Birthday Present Plath, Sylvia
Tulips Plath, Sylvia
To a Historian. Whitman, Walt
Passage to India. Whitman, Walt
This Dust was Once the Man. Whitman, Walt
I was Looking a Long While. Whitman, Walt
Song of the Universal. Whitman, Walt
O Sun of Real Peace. Whitman, Walt
Apostroph. Whitman, Walt
The Marriage of Heaven and Hell Blake, William
The Convergence Of The Twain Hardy, Thomas
Lines On The Loss Of The Titanic Hardy, Thomas
An Ancient To Ancients Hardy, Thomas
Rome at the Pyramid of Cestius Near the Graves of Shelley and Keats Hardy, Thomas
In The Old Theatre Fiesole. Hardy, Thomas
Mute Opinion Hardy, Thomas
Zermatt to the Matterhorn. Hardy, Thomas
Sonnet 93: So shall I live supposing thou art true Shakespeare, William
Sonnet XCIII Shakespeare, William