The Best Loved Poems of the American People

The Best Loved Poems of the American People

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More than 1,500,000 copies in print! Over 575  traditional favorites to be read and reread.  Categorized by theme, and indexed by author and first  line, this is a collection that will be treasured.

Baker & Taylor
Collection of the most popular American poems grouped by subject including Love and friendship, Inspiration, and Faith and reverence

Publisher: Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday [1936]
ISBN: 9780385000192
Branch Call Number: 808.81 F33b 1936
Characteristics: xxxiii, 670 p. 22 cm
Additional Contributors: Young, Barbara
Work, Henry C. (Henry Clay), 1832-1884
Wordsworth, William 1770-1850
Woolson, Constance Fenimore 1840-1894
Woodworth, Samuel 1784-1842
Wilcox, Ella Wheeler 1850-1919
Whittier, John Greenleaf 1807-1892
Wells, Carolyn d. 1942
Welch, Myra Brooks
Webster, H. D. L. (Henry De Lafayette), 1824-1896
Watson, J. W. (John Whittaker), 1824-1890
Waterman, Nixon 1859-1944
Van Dyke, Henry 1852-1933
Trowbridge, J. T. (John Townsend), 1827-1916
Townsend, Mary Ashley 1832-1901
Towne, Charles Hanson 1877-1949
Tilton, Theodore 1835-1907
Thorpe, Rose Hartwick 1850-1939
Thompson, Will Henry 1846-1918
Thayer, Ernest Lawrence 1863-1940
Tennyson, Alfred Tennyson Baron,1809-1892
Taylor, Benjamin F. (Benjamin Franklin), 1819-1887
Swinburne, Algernon Charles 1837-1909
Stubbs, Charles William 1845-1912
Stevenson, Robert Louis 1850-1894
Spencer, William Robert 1769-1834
Snow, Sophia P.
Smith, May Riley 1842?-1927
Smith, Langdon 1858-1908
Sims, George Robert 1847-1922
Sill, Edward Rowland 1841-1887
Shelley, Percy Bysshe 1792-1822
Shaw, Knowles 1834-1878
Service, Robert W. (Robert William), 1874-1958
Seeger, Alan 1888-1916
Scott, Walter 1771-1832
Saxe, John Godfrey 1816-1887
Sangster, Margaret Elizabeth Munson 1838-1912
Russell, Irwin 1853-1879
Ruckert, Friedrich 1788-1866
Royle, Edwin Milton 1862-1942
Rossetti, Christina Georgina 1830-1894
Rooney, John Jerome 1866-1934
Robinson, Corinne Roosevelt 1861-1933
Riley, James Whitcomb 1849-1916
Procter, Adelaide Anne 1825-1864
Pope, Alexander 1688-1744
Poe, Edgar Allan 1809-1849
Petrova, Olga
Peabody, Josephine Preston 1874-1922
Payne, John Howard 1791-1852
Paramore, Edward E. Jr
Oxenham, John 1852-1941
Moore, Clement Clarke 1779-1863
Miller, Madeleine S. (Madeleine Sweeny), 1890-1976
Miles, George Henry 1824-1871
Briggs, Caroline A. (Caroline Atherton), 1823-1890
Markham, Edwin 1852-1940
Malloch, Douglas 1877-1938
Malins, Joseph 1844-1926
MacDonald, George 1824-1905
Lytle, William Haines 1826-1863
Ludlow, Fitz Hugh 1836-1870
Lowell, James Russell 1819-1891
Lovelace, Richard 1618-1658
Lord, Phillips H. (Phillips Haynes), 1902-1975
Lord, Everett W. (Everett William)
Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth 1807-1882
Lincoln, Abraham 1809-1865
Leonard, Priscilla 1861-1948
Lee, Agnes 1868-1939
Lathbury, Mary A. (Mary Artemisia), 1841-1913
Lamb, Charles 1775-1834
Knox, William 1789-1825
Knibbs, Henry Herbert 1874-1945
Kiser, Samuel E. (Samuel Ellsworth), 1862-1942
Kipling, Rudyard 1865-1936
King, Ben (Benjamin Franklin), 1857-1894
Kilmer, Joyce 1886-1918.
Key, Francis Scott 1779-1843
Keats, John 1795-1821
Jones, William Sir,1746-1794
Jones, Elijah 1790 or 91-1869
Johnston, B. (Bertha)
Jefferson, Joseph 1829-1905
Jackson, Helen Hunt 1830-1885
Irwin, Wallace 1876-1959
Ingelow, Jean 1820-1897
Howe, Julia Ward 1819-1910
Hood, Thomas 1799-1845
Holmes, Oliver Wendell 1809-1894
Holland, J. G. (Josiah Gilbert), 1819-1881
Hindley, Charles d. 1893
Herrick, Robert 1591-1674
Henley, William Ernest 1849-1903
Hemans, Felicia Dorothea Browne 1793-1835
Hay, John 1838-1905
Harte, Bret 1836-1902
Harbaugh, T. C. (Thomas Chalmers), 1849-1924
Harbaugh, Henry 1817-1867
Halleck, Fitz-Greene 1790-1867
Guest, Edgar A. (Edgar Albert), 1881-1959
Griffin, Gerald 1803-1840
Gray, William B.
Goldsmith, Oliver 1730?-1774
Gillilan, Strickland W. 1869-1954
Gilbert, W. S. (William Schwenck), 1836-1911
Gates, Ellen M. H. (Ellen Maria Huntington), 1835-1920
Garrison, Theodosia Pickering 1874-1944
Galt, John 1779-1839
Foss, Sam Walter 1858-1911
Flint, Annie Johnson
Finch, Francis M. (Francis Miles), 1827-1907..
Fields, James Thomas 1817-1881
Field, Eugene 1850-1895
Farrell, John Rupert
Farningham, Marianne 1834-1909
Everett, David 1770-1813
Emerson, Ralph Waldo 1803-1882
Elliott, Ebenezer 1781-1849
Ellerton, John Lodge 1801-1873
Ehrmann, Max 1872-1945
Edwards, Amelia Ann Blanford 1831-1892
Drummond, William 1585-1649
Driscoll, Louise
Dowson, Ernest Christopher 1867-1900
Doudney, Sarah 1843-1926
Doten, Lizzie 1827-1913
Dorr, Julia C. R. (Julia Caroline Ripley), 1825-1913
Doane, William Croswell 1832-1913
Doane, George Washington 1799-1859
Desprez, Frank
Browning, Robert 1812-1889
Davies, Mary Carolyn
D'Arcy, Hugh Antoine 1843-1925
Cutler, Julian S. (Julian Stearns), 1854-1930
Craik, Dinah Maria Mulock 1826-1887
Coxe, A. Cleveland (Arthur Cleveland), 1818-1896
Cory, David 1872-1966
Cooke, Edmund Vance 1866-1932
Cook, Eliza 1818-1889
Cleaveland, Elizabeth H. Jocelyn (Elizabeth Hannah Jocelyn), 1824-1911
Clarke, Joseph Ignatius Constantine 1846-1925
Charles, Elizabeth Rundle 1828-1896
Chapman, Arthur 1873-1935
Chadwick, John White 1840-1904
Cary, Phoebe 1824-1871
Cary, Alice 1820-1871
Carryl, Guy Wetmore 1873-1904
Carruth, William Herbert 1859-1924
Carroll, Lewis 1832-1898
Carleton, Will 1845-1912
Campbell, Thomas 1777-1844
Campbell, Robert Calder 1798-1857
Byron, George Gordon Byron Baron,1788-1824
Byron, Anne Isabella Milbanke Byron Baroness,1792-1860
Burroughs, John 1837-1921
Burns, Robert 1759-1796
Burleigh, William Henry 1812-1871
Lytton, Edward Robert Bulwer Lytton Earl of,1831-1891
Bryant, William Cullen 1794-1878
Browning, Elizabeth Barrett 1806-1862
Bronte, Emily 1818-1848
Brine, Mary D. (Mary Dow)
Brenan, Gerald 1872-1906
Braley, Berton 1882-1966
Bracken, Thomas 1843-1898
Blanding, Don 1894-1957
Bickersteth, Edward Henry 1825-1906
Bennett, John 1865-1956
Bell, Henry Glassford 1803-1874
Beers, Ethel Lynn 1827-1879
Bayly, Thomas Haynes 1797-1839
Bates, Katharine Lee 1859-1929
Bardeen, C. W. (Charles William), 1847-1924
Banks, G. Linnaeus (George Linnaeus), 1821-1881
Bangs, John Kendrick 1862-1922
Arnold, Matthew 1822-1888
Arnold, Edwin Sir,1832-1904
Allison, Young Ewing 1853-1932
Allerton, Ellen P. (Ellen Palmer), 1835-1893
Allen, Lyman Whitney 1854-1930
Allen, Elizabeth Akers 1832-1911
Alger, Horatio 1832-1899
Alexander, Joseph A. (Joseph Addison), 1809-1860
Alexander, Cecil Frances 1818-1895
Addison, Joseph 1672-1719
Felleman, Hazel - Editor
O'Reilly, John Boyle 1844-1890
O'Kane, T. C. (Tullius Clinton), 1830-1912
O'Hara, Theodore 1820-1867
Newbolt, Henry John Sir,1862-1938
Nesbit, Wilbur D. (Wilbur Dick), 1871-1927
Nadaud, Gustave 1820-1893
McCrae, John 1872-1918
Moultrie, John 1799-1874
Morris, Robert 1818-1888
Morris, George Pope 1802-1864
Morgan, Angela d. 1957
Moore, Thomas 1779-1852
Alternative Title: A visit from St. Nicholas


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Mar 16, 2010

What other poetry collection would have every major poet you can imagine sitting side by side the ambiguous Unknown. And it is sorted by subject and has a wonderful index.


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