The Best Loved Poems of the American People

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Hazel Felleman
Doubleday, 1936 - Poetry - 670 pages
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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.
  

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This is my favority anthology so far! I collect anthologies and literature text books. This contains many of favorites to come. Easy reading and comprehension. Perhaps this would make a good intro to poetry for teens and younger ones Read full review

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Contents

Death Unknown 323
3
A Womans Last Word Robert Browning
5
Tadoussac Charles Bancroft
7
The Lake of the Dismal Swamp Thomas Moore
11
To a Friend Grace Stricter Dawson
17
Any Wife ot Husband Carol Haynes
24
If You but Knew Unknown
30
The Child on the Judgment Seat Elizabeth Bundle
33
The Tapestry Weaver Anson G Chester
334
Life Sculpture William Croswell Doane
340
Now the Laborers Task Is Oer John Lodge Ellerton
348
The Aloe Plant Dr Henry Uarbaugh
356
UpHfl Christina Georgina Ros
359
The Kneeling Camel Anna Temple Whitney 33
365
Call Me Not Back from the Echoless
373
Motherhood Agnes Lee
379

He and She Sir Edwin Arnold
36
Cleopatra Dying Thomas Stephens
42
Americas Answer R W Lilliard 431
43
You Kissed Me josephine Slocum Hunt
44
Vases Nan Terrell Reed
50
Love You Ella Wheeler Wilcox
56
If Rudyard Kipling
66
Sonnet John Keats
72
Immortality Joseph Jefferson
86
A Smile Unknown
99
The House by the Side of the Road Sam Walter Foss
106
Last Lines Emily Bronte
112
Bom Without a Chance Edmund Vance Cooke
118
My Wage Jessie B Rittenhouse
126
Your Mission Ellen M H Gates
130
The Common Road Silas H Perkins 35
136
The Two Glasses Ella Wheeler Wilcox iti
143
The Last Hymn Marianne Famingham
151
Curfew Must Not Ring Tonight Rosa Hartwick Thorpe
158
Annie and Willies Prayer Sophia P Snow
166
Over the Hill to the PoorHouse WiU M Carleton
173
Ostler Joe George R Sims
176
St Peter at the Gate Joseph Bert Smiley
182
Even This Shall Pass Away Theodore Tilton
188
The Ship That Never Returned Henry Clay Work 104
194
The High Tide at Gettysburg Will Henry Thompson
200
The Raven Edgar Allan Poe
206
Evolution Langdon Smith
214
The Legend of the OrganBuilder Julia C R Dorr
220
John Maynard Horatio Alger Jr
226
Lord Lovel Unknown
232
The Mills of the Gods Unknown
238
The First Snowfall fames Russell Lowell 144
247
The Destruction of Sennacherib Lord Byron
254
She Is More to Be Pitied Than Cen
260
Back to Griggsbys Station James Wkitcomb Riley
266
A Fence or an Ambulance Joseph Malins
273
Abdullah Bulbul Amir or Ivan
281
Grandmothers Old Armchair Unknown
288
Grandfathers Clock Henry Clay Work
289
How the Great Guest Came Edwin Markham 196
297
Song of Hope Mary Artemisia Lath
303
An Ancient Prayer Thomas H B Webb
309
The Weaver Fanny Forrester
316
The Old Oaken Bucket Samuel Woodworth
386
Tragedy Jill Spargur
390
Which Shall It Be? Ethel Lynn Beers
396
Remember I Remember Thomas Hood
403
You Come From? George Macdonald
409
We Are Seven William Wordsworth
416
Have a Rendezvous with Death Alan Seeger
424
Another Reply to In Flanders Fields J A Armstrong
430
Old Ironsides Oliver Wendell Holmes
433
Fights mit Sigel Grant P Robinson
440
Vagabond House Don Bianding
449
Dried Apple Pies Unknown
455
A Parody on A Psalm of Life Attributed to Oliver
461
The Preachers Vacation Unknown
468
How Paddy Stole the Rope Unknown
474
Judged by the Company One Keeps Unknown
480
The Optimist Unknown
486
The Birds Ball C W Bardeen
493
Elegy on the Death of a Mad Dog Oliver Goldsmith
501
The Pessimist Ben King
508
What the Choir Sang about the
514
A Modest Wit Seeleck Osborn
520
A Maxim Revised Unknown
526
Verses Written in 1872 Robert Louis Stevenson
534
Douglas Douglas Tender and True Dinah Maria Muhck
540
The Closed Door Theodosia Garrison
544
Fare Thee Well Lord Byron
550
A Cry from the Canadian Hills Lillian Leveridge
556
My Garden Is a Pleasant Place Louise Driscoll
565
Who Loves a Garden Louise Seymour Jones
572
The Curate Thinks You Have No Soul St John Lucas
578
The Power of the Dog Rudyard Kipling
584
Am the Cat Leila Usher
591
The Vampire Rudyard Kipling
598
Dover Beach Matthew Arnold
604
Let Me Grow Lovely Karle Wilson Baker
610
Charity Unknown
616
Money and a Friend Unknown 6 3
623
Whenas in Silks My Julia Goes Robert Herricft
629
Saw Three Ships Unknown
635
Little Things Julia A Fletcher
636
Indexes
649
Non Sum Qualis Eram Bonae
651
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