The 100 Best Love Poems of All Time (Google eBook)

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Hachette Digital, Inc., Mar 12, 2008 - Poetry - 300 pages
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Here, in one compact volume, is a greatest hits collection of the 100 bets love poems ever written by 100 of the world's greatest poets. This essential anthology is ideal for the romantic-and will inspire any cynic. The poets included range throughout the history of world literature: from the Classics (Sappho, Catullus) and Renaissance (Shakespeare, Donne, Dante) to the Romantics (Shelly, Keats, Wordsworth) and 20th century giants (Frost, Lorca, Graves), right down to the present day (Viorst, Patchen, Neruda). Each poem features a brief introduction, which details the poet's life history as well as the poem's significance
  

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Review: The 100 Best Love Poems of All Time

User Review  - Kathleen - Goodreads

It's a reasonable collection of love poems. Nothing really special, but if you're in the mood for love poetry or need something to write in a Valentine's Day card, this could be useful. Read full review

Review: The 100 Best Love Poems of All Time

User Review  - Tamara - Goodreads

Some great lines and some classic poems; but best of all time? I should hope not. Read full review

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Leslie Pockell is the editor of THE 100 BEST POEMS OF ALL TIME. Adrienne Avila is the co-author of "Everything I've Learned."

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