One Hundred and One Famous Poems: With a Prose Supplement : an Anthology

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Contemporary Books, 1958 - Poetry - 185 pages
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Nature, man and human history are reflected on in the verse of English and American poets and such prose works as the Gettysburg Address and the Declaration of Independence.

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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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