Master Poems of the English Language: Over One Hundred Poems Together with Introductions by Leading Poets and Critics of the English-speaking World
Trident Press, 1966 - American poetry - 1071 pages
Anthology of English and American poems, each followed by a critical essay by writers such as Robert M. Bender, Mark Van Doren, Cleanth Brooks, Lionel Trilling, and others.
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