Best Remembered Poems
Courier Corporation, 01.01.1992 - 210 Seiten
The 126 poems in this superb collection of 19th- and 20th-century British and American verse range from the impassioned "Renascence" of Edna St. Vincent Millay to Edward Lear's whimsical "The Owl and the Pussycat" and James Whitcomb Riley’s homespun "When the Frost Is on the Punkin." Famous poets such as Wordsworth, Tennyson, Whitman, and Frost are well-represented, as are less well-known poets such as John McCrae ("In Flanders Fields") and Ernest Thayer ("Casey at the Bat"). Includes 10 selections from the Common Core State Standards Initiative: "The Owl and the Pussycat," "Casey at the Bat," "Jabberwocky," "O Captain! My Captain!," "Paul Revere's Ride," "Ozymandias," "The Raven," "Because I Could Not Stop for Death," "Mending Wall," and "Ode on a Grecian Urn."
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... Jenny Kiss'd Me JOHN KEATS On First Looking into Chapman's Homer La Belle Dame sans Merci Ode on a Grecian Urn Ode to a Nightingale JOYCE KILMER Trees RUDYARD KIPLING Recessional Mandalay Danny Deever IfTommy Boots Gunga Din L'Envoi ...
The Village Blacksmith The Wreck of the Hesperus The Arrow and the Song The Children's Hour Excelsior There Was a Little Girl JOHN MCCRAE In Flanders Fields EDWIN MARKHAM The Man with the Hoe JOHN MASEFIELD Sea Fever Cargoes HUGHES ...
JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY The Old Swimmin ' - Hole An Old Sweetheart of Mine Little Orphant Annie When the Frost Is on the Punkin CARL SANDBURG Chicago Fog JOHN GODFREY SAXE The Blind Men and the Elephant ALAN SEEGER I Have a Rendezvous with ...
When I Heard the Learn'd Astronomer JOHN GREENLEAF WHITTIER The Barefoot Boy Maud Muller ELLA WHEELER WILCOX Solitude The Winds of Fate SAMUEL WOODWORTH The Old Oaken Bucket WILLIAM WORDSWORTH ' I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud ' Composed ...
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LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - LisaMaria_C - LibraryThing
I'm on the fence about keeping this on my bookshelves in an internet age where almost all of these are in the public domain and easily searched for, so I don't need it on hand to say, be able to ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - ostrom - LibraryThing
It contains many famous and several infamous poems, and it features many of the poems that my generation's parents and grandparents knew and, i some cases, memorized. Our generation may be the last to have any strong connection to any of these poems, so the book is a bit of a museum. Vollständige Rezension lesen