Classic Poetry Collection Includes 18 Titles

Author:, Limited
ISBN: 9781458795601
Size: 13.57 MB
Format: PDF
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This collection contains, The Ballad of the White Horse by Gilbert Keith Chesterton, Andromeda and Other Poems by Charles Kingsley, Ballads by William Makepeace Thackeray, Don Juan by Lord George Gordon Byron, Moments of Vision and Miscellaneous Verses by Thomas Hardy, Poems of Gerard Manley Hopkins by Gerard Manley Hopkins, Poetical Sketches by William Blake, Satires of Circumstance, Lyrics and Reveries, with Miscellaneous Pieces by Thomas Hardy, Selected Poems by William Blake, Selected Poems by Robert Browning, Selected Poems of Oscar Wilde by Oscar Wilde, The Four Zoas by William Blake, THE LEGEND OF GOOD WOMEN by Geoffrey Chaucer, The Poetical Works of John Dryden by John Dryden, Time's Laughingstocks and Other Verses by Thomas Hardy, Troilus and Criseyde by Geoffrey Chaucer, Wessex Poems and Other Verses by Thomas Hardy, Selected Prose of Oscar Wilde by Oscar Wilde, Eugene Onegin by Alexander Sergeevich Pushkin,

Easy Readin

Author: Dave Kelley
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 9781467842860
Size: 14.38 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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This book is basically a collection of poems on various subjects. This is not classic poetry. I frankly started out one night to write something in basic essay/paragraph format and while I had a lot going through my mind, I ended up jotting down a few notes, then at some point, I found that I was stringing those notes together, putting them in basic rhyme and my first writing turned into what I suppose can be considered a poem “For the People.” I found this an interesting and convenient way to express thoughts on a variety of issues and from there, many followed; mainly that year and some more the following years. I don’t know whether anyone will find interest in what I have written here. And, if so, I don’t really know who. There are no real secrets or wisdom in this book; but, hopefully, some will enjoy it. The great majority of this book was written in 1993. I had gotten out of the Navy where I had been enlisted from Oct 1977 – Oct 1992. For the year 1993, I was basically able to take a year off without working. This material was only copyrighted in 2009, and none of it has been made public before now.

One Hundred More Poems From The Japanese

Author: Kenneth Rexroth
Publisher: New Directions Publishing
ISBN: 081120619X
Size: 20.58 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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The original texts are presented in romaji, the transliteration into the Western alphabet, in this collection representative of a wide range of classical, medieval, and modern poetry

Edgar Allan Poe S Pie

Author: J. Patrick Lewis
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780547822587
Size: 10.12 MB
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Is this poetry? Math? A brainteaser? Yes! It’s all that and more. The poet J. Patrick Lewis has reimagined classic poems—such as Edgar Allan Poe’s “The Raven” and Langston Hughes’s “April Rain Song”—and added a dash of math. Between the silly parodies and the wonderfully wacky art, kids will have so much fun figuring out the puzzles, they won’t guess they’re learning! Answers appear unobtrusively on each page, and engaging information about the original poets is included. Math games and concepts, poetry and poet biographies—it’s all so cleverly put together. This funny book is a treat for fans of words and numbers alike.

Pocket Posh 100 Classic Love Poems

Author: Jennifer Fox
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 9781449423902
Size: 19.41 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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"Your lips upon my lips, and your eyes upon my eyes." —Victor Hugo Pocket Posh® 100 Classic Love Poems will absolutely warm your heart. This pocket-sized collection is a beautiful keepsake for yourself or for giving to that special person in your life. Shakespeare’s sonnets, the elegant words of Robert Browning, the poignant sonnets of Elizabeth Barrett Browning, the stirring poetry of Christina Rossetti—all are collected here in this celebration of romantic passion and deep abiding love. Emily Dickinson, Ralph Waldo Emerson, William Butler Yeats, Lord Byron, Keats, Wordsworth, Shelley, and other treasured poets will help you say "I love you" in a meaningful way. "If ever two were one, then surely we." —Anne Bradstreet

Leaves Of Grass

Author: Walt Whitman
Publisher: BiblioBazaar, LLC
ISBN: 0559128827
Size: 17.90 MB
Format: PDF
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Whitman is today regarded as America's Homer or Dante, and his work the touchstone for literary originality in the New World. In Leaves of Grass, he abandoned the rules of traditional poetry - breaking the standard metered line, discarding the obligatory rhyming scheme, and using the vernacular. Emily Dickinson condemned his sexual and physiological allusions as disgraceful', but Emerson saw the book as the most extraordinary piece of wit and wisdom that America has yet contributed'. A century later it is his judgment of this autobiographical vision of the vigor of the American nation that has proved the more enduring.