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Top 100 Famous Poems Ever by Famous Poets

Top 100 Famous Poems All-Time. These are the 100 all-time most popular famous poems on PoetrySoup, written by famous poets.

RankFamous PoemPoet
1 I'm nobody! Who are you? Emily Dickinson
2 Still I Rise Maya Angelou
3 A Red Red Rose Robert Burns
4 Sonnet 29 William Shakespeare
5 White Flock Anna Akhmatova
6 The Raven Edgar Allan Poe
7 When You are Old William Butler Yeats
8 If Rudyard Kipling
9 Because I could not stop for Death Emily Dickinson
10 The Road Not Taken Robert Frost
11 She Walks in Beauty George (Lord) Byron
12 A Daughter of Eve Christina Rossetti
13 Dickinson Poems by Number Emily Dickinson
14 The Tables Turned William Wordsworth
15 i carry your heart with me Edward Estlin (E E) Cummings
16 How Do I Love Thee? Elizabeth Barrett Browning
17 Annabel Lee Edgar Allan Poe
18 Sonnet 71 William Shakespeare
19 The City In the Sea Edgar Allan Poe
20 O Captain! My Captain! Walt Whitman
21 The Hourglass Ben Jonson
22 Inaugural Poem Maya Angelou
23 for a rainy day D A Levy
24 The Tyger William Blake
25 Who will cry for the little boy? Antwone Fisher
26 Death Be Not Proud John Donne
27 Cradle Song William Blake
28 Frost at Midnight Samuel Taylor Coleridge
29 Mending Wall Robert Frost
30 Tears Idle Tears Alfred Lord Tennyson
31 Lines Composed a Few Miles above Tintern Abbey William Wordsworth
32 Jabberwocky Lewis Carroll
33 The Childrens Hour Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
34 Sonnet 55 William Shakespeare
35 I Write My Mother a Poem Fleda Brown
36 To a Mouse Robert Burns
37 The Tide Rises the Tide Falls Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
38 Crossing the Bar Alfred Lord Tennyson
39 The Last Leaf Oliver Wendell Holmes
40 THE ILIAD (excerpt)
41 Ode to Joy
42 Paul Revere's Ride Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
43 The Walrus and the Carpenter Lewis Carroll
44 Ode on Solitude Alexander Pope
45 The Flea John Donne
46 AN A.B.C Geoffrey Chaucer
47 Blight Ralph Waldo Emerson
48 Man George Herbert
49 To Find God Robert Herrick
50 Get Drunk Charles Baudelaire
51 A Nocturnal Reverie Anne Kingsmill Finch
52 His Excuse for Loving Ben Jonson
53 Emblems of Love Lascelles Abercrombie
54 Hélas Oscar Wilde
55 The Owl and the Pussy-Cat Edward Lear
56 Ode on a Grecian Urn John Keats
57 Spring Edward Estlin (E E) Cummings
58 In an Artists Studio Christina Rossetti
59 Do Not Stand at My Grave and Weep Mary Elizabeth Frye
60 A Vision upon the Fairy Queen Sir Walter Raleigh
61 I Hear America Singing Walt Whitman
62 Dover Beach Matthew Arnold
63 When We Two Parted George (Lord) Byron
64 Recessional Rudyard Kipling
65 The Lady of Shalott Alfred Lord Tennyson
66 Believe Me If All Those Endearing Young Charms Thomas Moore
67 The Darkling Thrush Thomas Hardy
68 Christabel Samuel Taylor Coleridge
69 Casey At The Bat Ernest Lawrence Thayer
70 The Rime of the Ancient Mariner Samuel Taylor Coleridge
71 August 1968 Wystan Hugh (W H) Auden
72 Burning Drift-Wood John Greenleaf Whittier
73 The Charge of the Light Brigade Alfred Lord Tennyson
74 I dreaded that first Robin Emily Dickinson
75 The Gallery Andrew Marvell
76 A Satirical Elegy on the Death of a Late Famous General Jonathan Swift
77 To Atthis
78 To Celia Ben Jonson
79 Pied Beauty Gerard Manley Hopkins
80 Ichabod! John Greenleaf Whittier
81 The Lake Isle of Innisfree William Butler Yeats
82 To His Coy Mistress Andrew Marvell
83 Gods Grandeur Gerard Manley Hopkins
84 Hap Thomas Hardy
85 The Magpie Evening: A Prayer Gary Fincke
86 To a Lady on the Death of Her Husband Phillis Wheatley
87 Ozymandias Percy Bysshe Shelley
88 The Prologue Anne Bradstreet
89 The Author to Her Book Anne Bradstreet
90 The Fire of Drift-Wood Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
91 Concord Hymn Ralph Waldo Emerson
92 The New Colossus Emma Lazarus
93 My Last Duchess Robert Browning
94 The Women Who Loved Elvis All Their Lives Fleda Brown
95 They Flee from Me Sir Thomas Wyatt
96 from On the Equality of the Sexes Part I Judith Sargent Murray
97 On the Idle Hill of Summer A E Housman
98 Doc Hill Edgar Lee Masters
99 To the Memory of Mr. Oldham John Dryden
100 The Passionate Shepherd to His Love Christopher Marlowe