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Famous People Poems | Examples of Famous People Poetry

These are examples of famous People poems written by famous poets. PoetrySoup is a great resource of famous People poems about People. These examples illustrate what famous People poems looks like and its form.

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Famous PoemPoetCategory
Walt Whitman Whitman, Walt People
The Growth of Love Bridges, Robert Seymour People
The Vision of Judgment Byron, George (Lord) People
The Waste Land Eliot, T S (Thomas Stearns) People
Song of the Open Road Whitman, Walt People
The Dream Byron, George (Lord) People
The Triumph of Life Shelley, Percy Bysshe People
The Ballad of the White Horse Chesterton, G K People
Poem of Joys Whitman, Walt People
The Hunting Of The Snark Carroll, Lewis People
White Flock Akhmatova, Anna People
Snow Frost, Robert People
Maple Frost, Robert People
The Knights Tale Chaucer, Geoffrey People
Lara Byron, George (Lord) People
Inferno (English) Alighieri, Dante People
As I Sat Alone by Blue Ontario's Shores Whitman, Walt People
The Most Beautiful Woman In Town Bukowski, Charles People
Love Is Giovanni, Nikki People
Ravenna Wilde, Oscar People
The Walk Schiller, Friedrich von People
The Seasons: Winter Thomson, James People
The Holy Grail Tennyson, Alfred Lord People
The White Cliffs Miller, Alice Duer People
Dickinson Poems by Number Dickinson, Emily People
Hurry Up Please Its Time Sexton, Anne People
The Princess (prologue) Tennyson, Alfred Lord People
The Bells Poe, Edgar Allan People
Nostalgia Collins, Billy People
Self-Portrait in a Convex Mirror Ashbery, John People
New Hampshire Frost, Robert People
O Captain! My Captain! Whitman, Walt People
On the Way Robinson, Edwin Arlington People
Passage to India Whitman, Walt People
Evangeline: A Tale of Acadie Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth People
The Door in the Dark Frost, Robert People
Dream On Tate, James People
The Everlasting Mercy Masefield, John People
Impossible To Tell Pinsky, Robert People
The Bride of Abydos Byron, George (Lord) People
To Think of Time Whitman, Walt People
Let It Enfold You Bukowski, Charles People
The Everlasting Gospel Blake, William People
Fear Carver, Raymond People
Childhood Aldington, Richard People
Freedoms Plow Hughes, Langston People
The Hero Tagore, Rabindranath People
Let America Be America Again Hughes, Langston People
Essay on Man Pope, Alexander People
Very Like a Whale Nash, Ogden People
Salut au Monde Whitman, Walt People
The Drowned Man Pushkin, Alexander People
The Flight Of The Duchess Browning, Robert People
The Man of Laws Tale Chaucer, Geoffrey People
Things I Didnt Know I Loved Hikmet, Nazim People
A Man Bukowski, Charles People
A November Night Teasdale, Sara People
THE ILIAD (excerpt) Homer, People
The Crazy Woman Brooks, Gwendolyn People
Paradise Lost: Book 10 Milton, John People
Marriage Moore, Marianne People
The Broken Balance Jeffers, Robinson People
Paul Reveres Ride Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth People
Requiem Akhmatova, Anna People
The Sacrifice Herbert, George People
To Find God Herrick, Robert People
Samson Agonistes Milton, John People
Dream On Taylor, Edward People
The Millers Tale Chaucer, Geoffrey People
In the Home Stretch Frost, Robert People
Portrait of a Lady Eliot, T S (Thomas Stearns) People
Diary of a Church Mouse Betjeman, John People
Song of the Exposition Whitman, Walt People
Self-Portrait At 28 Berman, David People
A Little History Lehman, David People
Plutonian Ode Ginsberg, Allen People
The Medal Dryden, John People
Thoughts Whitman, Walt People
Prairie Sandburg, Carl People
The Boy Who Laughed At Santa Claus Nash, Ogden People
The Four Winds Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth People
A Childs Christmas In Wales Thomas, Dylan People
To Those Born After Brecht, Bertolt People
Enoch Arden Tennyson, Alfred Lord People
Million Man March Poem Angelou, Maya People
Be Angry At The Sun Jeffers, Robinson People
The Cremona Violin Lowell, Amy People
EACH ONE, PULL ONE Walker, Alice People
A poem on the rising glory of America Brackenridge, Hugh Henry People
THE TRIUMPH OF DEATH Petrarch, Francesco People
Cartographies of Silence Rich, Adrienne People
The Princess (part 2) Tennyson, Alfred Lord People
Trout Fishing in America Brautigan, Richard People
EVIRADNUS Hugo, Victor People
Democracy Hughes, Langston People
California Plush Bidart, Frank People
Monadnoc Emerson, Ralph Waldo People
75. Halloween Burns, Robert People
A Ballad Of Suicide Chesterton, G K People
Saturday At The Canal Soto, Gary People