Favorite American Poems
This carefully compiled large print edition.offers a broad cross-section of beloved American verse, ranging from the earliest works in the genre by Anne Bradstreet and Phillis Wheatley to the 20th-century poetry of Wallace Stevens and William Carlos Williams. Selections include "The Children's Hour" and "Paul Revere's Ride" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow; "Annabel Lee" and "The Raven" by Edgar Allan Poe; Walt Whitman's "I Hear America Singing"; Emily Dickinson's "Because I could not stop for Death" and "Success is counted sweetest"; "The Road Not Taken" and "Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening," by Robert Frost; Carl Sandburg's "Chicago" and "Fog"; and many more — including works by Ezra Pound, T. S. Eliot, Stephen Crane, Paul Laurence Dunbar, Edna St. Vincent Millay, and many others.
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