101 Famous Poems

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McGraw Hill Professional, May 30, 2003 - Poetry - 192 pages
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Fully indexed by title, author, and first line, this much-loved collection, in print since 1916, is a wide-ranging collection of the best-known English language poets, from William Shakespeare Robert Frost, from Percy Bysshe Shelley to Edna St. Vincent Millay.

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User Review  - dbsovereign - LibraryThing

A rather pedestrian collection that nevertheless delivers just because it is poetry and poetry always transcends its own boundaries...a gift of the free box on the corner, and it arrived at just the right page in my life... Read full review

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User Review  - bdtrump - LibraryThing

Some solid entries, and others that are not widely distributed anymore. On the other hand, some entries that seem forced or don't need to be here. I did like the prose supplement, even if it isn't completely topical. A worthwhile venture into basic poetry for anyone. Read full review


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Roy J. Cook was a freelance writer.

He is now deceased.

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