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List of Famous Poems

Famous PoemPoet
A Daughter of Eve Christina Rossetti
A Nocturnal Reverie Anne Kingsmill Finch
A Red Red Rose Robert Burns
A Satirical Elegy on the Death of a Late Famous General Jonathan Swift
A Vision upon the Fairy Queen Sir Walter Raleigh
Adam Posed Anne Kingsmill Finch
AN A.B.C. Geoffrey Chaucer
Annabel Lee Edgar Allan Poe
August 1968 Wystan Hugh (W H) Auden
Because I could not stop for Death Emily Dickinson
Believe Me If All Those Endearing Young Charms Thomas Moore
Blight Ralph Waldo Emerson
Burning Drift-Wood John Greenleaf Whittier
Casey At The Bat Ernest Lawrence Thayer
Childe Roland to the Dark Tower Came Robert Browning
Christabel Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Concord Hymn Ralph Waldo Emerson
Cradle Song William Blake
Crossing the Bar Alfred Lord Tennyson
Death Be Not Proud John Donne
Dickinson Poems by Number Emily Dickinson
Doc Hill Edgar Lee Masters
DON JUAN George (Lord) Byron
Dover Beach Matthew Arnold
Elogio al Aprendizaje Bertolt Brecht
Emblems of Love Lascelles Abercrombie
for a rainy day D A Levy
from On the Equality of the Sexes Part I Judith Sargent Murray
Frost at Midnight Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Gawain and the Green Knight Thomas Stearns Eliot (T S) Eliot
Get Drunk Charles Baudelaire
Gods Grandeur Gerard Manley Hopkins
Hap Thomas Hardy
Hélas Oscar Wilde
His Excuse for Loving Ben Jonson
How Do I Love Thee? Elizabeth Barrett Browning
i carry your heart with me Edward Estlin (E E) Cummings
I dreaded that first Robin Emily Dickinson
I Hear America Singing Walt Whitman
I Write My Mother a Poem Fleda Brown
Ichabod! John Greenleaf Whittier
If Rudyard Kipling
Im nobody! Who are you? Emily Dickinson
In an Artists Studio Christina Rossetti
Inaugural Poem Maya Angelou
Iuuentius Cycle Gaius Valerius Catullus
Jabberwocky Lewis Carroll
Kubla Khan Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Lines Composed a Few Miles above Tintern Abbey William Wordsworth
Little Gidding Thomas Stearns Eliot (T S) Eliot
Maidenhair Michael Field
Man George Herbert
Mending Wall Robert Frost
Miniver Cheevy Edwin Arlington Robinson
My Last Duchess Robert Browning
O Captain! My Captain! Walt Whitman
Ode on a Grecian Urn John Keats
Ode on Solitude Alexander Pope
Ode to Joy
Ode to W. H. Channing Ralph Waldo Emerson
On the Idle Hill of Summer A E Housman
On the Welch Language Katherine Philips
Ozymandias of Egypt Percy Bysshe Shelley
Paul Reveres Ride Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Pied Beauty Gerard Manley Hopkins
Reality Jew D A Levy
Recessional Rudyard Kipling
Richard Cory Edwin Arlington Robinson
Seth Compton Edgar Lee Masters
She Walks in Beauty George (Lord) Byron
She was too kind wooed too persistently Samuel Butler
somewhere Edward Estlin (E E) Cummings
Sonnet 29 William Shakespeare
Sonnet 55 William Shakespeare
Sonnet 71 William Shakespeare
Spring Edward Estlin (E E) Cummings
Still I Rise Maya Angelou
Tears Idle Tears Alfred Lord Tennyson
The Author to Her Book Anne Bradstreet
The Charge of the Light Brigade Alfred Lord Tennyson
The Childrens Hour Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The City In the Sea Edgar Allan Poe
The Darkling Thrush Thomas Hardy
The Fire of Drift-Wood Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The Flea John Donne
The Gallery Andrew Marvell
The Hourglass Ben Jonson
THE ILIAD (excerpt)
The Jumblies Edward Lear
The Lady of Shalott Alfred Lord Tennyson
The Lake Isle of Innisfree William Butler Yeats
The Last Leaf Oliver Wendell Holmes
The Magpie Evening: A Prayer Gary Fincke
The New Colossus Emma Lazarus
The New Jerusalem William Blake
The Owl and the Pussy-Cat Edward Lear
The Passionate Shepherd to His Love Christopher Marlowe
The Prologue Anne Bradstreet
The Raven Edgar Allan Poe
The Rime of the Ancient Mariner Samuel Taylor Coleridge
The Road Not Taken Robert Frost
The Sphinx Ralph Waldo Emerson
The Tables Turned William Wordsworth
The Tide Rises the Tide Falls Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The Tyger William Blake
The Walrus and the Carpenter Lewis Carroll
The Women Who Loved Elvis All Their Lives Fleda Brown
They Flee from Me Sir Thomas Wyatt
To a Lady on the Death of Her Husband Phillis Wheatley
To a Mouse Robert Burns
To Atthis
To Celia Ben Jonson
To Find God Robert Herrick
To His Coy Mistress Andrew Marvell
To S. M. a young African Painter on seeing his Works Phillis Wheatley
To the Memory of Mr. Oldham John Dryden
Untitled Emily Dickinson
Voltaire at Ferney Wystan Hugh (W H) Auden
When We Two Parted George (Lord) Byron
When You are Old William Butler Yeats
White Flock Anna Akhmatova
Work Without Hope Samuel Taylor Coleridge

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