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Best-Loved Poems

Best-Loved Poems

A Treasury of Verse

  • Author: Ana Sampson
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9781782437246
  • Category: Poetry
  • Page: 192
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Best-Loved Poems collects the nation's favourite and the English language's best: poetry's greatest hits. From the classics of Wordsworth, Donne and Keats to such modern masters as Hughes, Heaney and Larkin, work from half a millennium of poetry resides in one beautiful anthology for readers to cherish and make their own. With well over 100 poems, arranged into themes of love, nature, childhood, war and family, and with poems offering time-tested wisdom and advice for all situations, your best-loved are sure to be within these pages - whether they're half-remembered nostalgia pieces or learnt by heart - ready to dip into and refer back to whenever and wherever you are.

She is Fierce

She is Fierce

Brave, Bold and Beautiful Poems by Women

  • Author: Ana Sampson
  • Publisher: Pan Macmillan
  • ISBN: 1529013259
  • Category: Young Adult Nonfiction
  • Page: N.A
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A stunning book containing 150 bold, brave and beautiful poems by women – from classic, well loved poets to innovative and bold modern voices. From suffragettes to school girls, from spoken word superstars to civil rights activists, from aristocratic ladies to kitchen maids, these are voices that deserve to be heard. Collected by anthologist Ana Sampson She is Fierce: Brave, Bold and Beautiful Poems by Women contains an inclusive array of voices, from modern and contemporary poets. Immerse yourself in poems from Maya Angelou, Nikita Gill, Wendy Cope, Ysra Daley-Ward, Emily Bronte, Carol Ann Duffy, Fleur Adcock, Liz Berry, Jackie Kay, Hollie McNish, Imtiaz Dharker, Helen Dunmore, Emily Dickinson, Mary Oliver, Christina Rossetti, Margaret Atwood and Dorothy Parker, to name but a few! Featuring short biographies of each poet, She is Fierce is a stunning collection and an essential addition to any bookshelf. The anthology is divided into the following sections: Roots and Growing Up Friendship Love Nature Freedom, Mindfulness and Joy Fashion, society and body image Protest, courage and resistance Endings

The Random House Large Print Treasury of Best-loved Poems

The Random House Large Print Treasury of Best-loved Poems

  • Author: Louis Phillips
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9780679429197
  • Category: Fiction
  • Page: 340
  • View: 2018
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Contains favorite poems from such noted authors as Mark Twain, William Shakespeare, Stephen Crane, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, and Gerard Manley Hopkins. (Poetry & Drama).

Random House Treasury of Best-Loved Poems

Random House Treasury of Best-Loved Poems

  • Author: Louis Phillips,Melanie Fleishman
  • Publisher: Random House Reference &
  • ISBN: 9780375426018
  • Category: Poetry
  • Page: 440
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Collects favorite works from poets including William Blake, Emily Dickinson, Robert Frost, and Rumi, grouped by themes such as family and childhood, Americana, and war.

100 Best-Loved Poems

100 Best-Loved Poems

  • Author: Philip Smith
  • Publisher: Courier Corporation
  • ISBN: 0486110273
  • Category: Poetry
  • Page: 96
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"The Passionate Shepherd to His Love," "Shall I compare thee to a summer's day?" "Death, be not proud," "The Raven," "The Road Not Taken," plus works by Blake, Wordsworth, Byron, Shelley, Keats, many others.

The Random House Treasury of Best-loved Poems

The Random House Treasury of Best-loved Poems

  • Author: Louis Phillips
  • Publisher: Random House Incorporated
  • ISBN: 9780679763154
  • Category: American poetry.
  • Page: 374
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An expanded new edition of the popular anthology of poetry encompasses two hundred poems--by Dickinson, Whitman, Shakespeare, Poe, Sandburg, Milton, and others--arranged in nine subject categories. Original. 25,000 first printing.

Children's Treasury

Children's Treasury

Best Loved Verse

  • Author: Margaret Tarrant
  • Publisher: Smithmark Publishers
  • ISBN: 9780831713645
  • Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Page: 254
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A delightful introduction to the magical world of poetry, this treasury contains over 150 poems--from the classic verse of such poets as William Wordsworth and Elizabeth Barrett Browning, to the popular rhymes of Lewis Carroll and Rudyard Kipling--for children to enjoy. 30 color illustrations.

The Ideals Treasury of Best Loved Poems

The Ideals Treasury of Best Loved Poems

  • Author: Patricia A. Pingry
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9780824940881
  • Category: Poetry
  • Page: 160
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Offers more than one hundred poems by popular English and American poets, including Robert Frost, William Blake, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, and Andrew Marvell

One Hundred Poets, One Poem Each

One Hundred Poets, One Poem Each

A Treasury of Classical Japanese Verse

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: Penguin UK
  • ISBN: 014139594X
  • Category: Poetry
  • Page: 208
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A new edition of the most widely known and popular collection of Japanese poetry. The best-loved and most widely read of all Japanese poetry collections, the Ogura Hyakunin Isshu contains 100 short poems on nature, the seasons, travel, and, above all, love. Dating back to the seventh century, these elegant, precisely observed waka poems (the precursor of haiku) express deep emotion through visual images based on a penetrating observation of the natural world. Peter MacMillan's new translation of his prize-winning original conveys even more effectively the beauty and subtlety of this magical collection. Translated with an introduction and commentary by Peter MacMillan.

Ruskin Bond's Book of Verse

Ruskin Bond's Book of Verse

  • Author: Ruskin Bond
  • Publisher: Penguin UK
  • ISBN: 8184750994
  • Category: Fiction
  • Page: 152
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This leaf, so complete in itself, Is only part of a tree. And this tree, so complete in itself, Is only part of the mountain. And the mountain runs down to the sea. And the sea, so complete in itself, Rests like a raindrop On the hand of God. Ruskin Bond’s Book of Verse brings together the poetry of one of India’s best-loved writers. This charming collector’s edition is a treasury of poems on love and nature, travel, humour and childhood, and will be a lasting source of delight to readers.

Best Loved Poems Little Brown

Best Loved Poems Little Brown

  • Author: Packages
  • Publisher: Packages
  • ISBN: 9780316853941
  • Category: English poetry
  • Page: 224
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Over 200 best-loved poems arranged in nine thematic sections.

An Illustrated Treasury of Read-aloud Poems for Young People

An Illustrated Treasury of Read-aloud Poems for Young People

More Than 100 of the World's Best-loved Poems for Parent and Child to Share

  • Author: Glorya Hale
  • Publisher: Black Dog & Leventhal Pub
  • ISBN: 9781579122898
  • Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Page: 192
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A collections of verses in such categories as "Nature's people," "Meet the family," "Just me," "Friendship and love," "Laughing lyrics," "Poetry of the earth and sky," "Poems that tell stories," "Let's pretend," and "Poems to ponder."

The Golden Treasury

The Golden Treasury

The Best of Classic English Verse

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: Macmillan Collector's Library
  • ISBN: 9781509888764
  • Category: Poetry
  • Page: 416
  • View: 5391
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A beautiful new edition of The Golden Treasury, one of the most widely read anthologies of English Verse ever published

Read-Aloud Poems

Read-Aloud Poems

50 of the World's Best-Loved Poems for Parent and Child to Share

  • Author: Glorya Hale
  • Publisher: Black Dog & Leventhal
  • ISBN: 1579129218
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 232
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Presents a collection of verses in such categories as "Nature's people," "Meet the family," "Friendship and love," "Earth and sky," "Let's pretend," and "Poems to ponder."

The Columbia Granger's Guide to Poetry Anthologies

The Columbia Granger's Guide to Poetry Anthologies

  • Author: William A. Katz,Linda Sternberg Katz,Esther Crain
  • Publisher: Columbia University Press
  • ISBN: 9780231101042
  • Category: Poetry
  • Page: 440
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Reference guide to poetry anthologies with descriptions and evaluations of each anthology.

The Classic Treasury of Children's Poetry

The Classic Treasury of Children's Poetry

  • Author: Louise Betts Egan,Louise Betts
  • Publisher: Running Press Book Publishers
  • ISBN: 9780762401864
  • Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Page: 56
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Contains nearly fifty poems children enjoy, including classics by Lewis Carroll, Emily Dickinson, and Edward Lear, as well as anonymous favorites such as "Star Light, Star Bright" and "Algy Met a Bear."

Immortal Poems of the English Language

Immortal Poems of the English Language

  • Author: Oscar Williams
  • Publisher: Simon and Schuster
  • ISBN: 0671496107
  • Category: Fiction
  • Page: 637
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Presents four hundred fifty masterpieces by British and American poets of the past five centuries

Sanskrit Poetry, from Vidyākara's Treasury

Sanskrit Poetry, from Vidyākara's Treasury

  • Author: Vidyākara,Vidyakara
  • Publisher: Harvard University Press
  • ISBN: 9780674788657
  • Category: Poetry
  • Page: 346
  • View: 7561
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In this rich collection of Sanskrit verse, the late Daniel Ingalls provides English readers with a wide variety of poetry from the vast anthology of an eleventh-century Buddhist scholar. Although the style of poetry presented here originated in royal courts, Ingalls shows how it was adapted to all aspects of life, and came to address issues as diverse as love, sex, heroes, nature, and peace. More than thirty years after its original publication, Sanskrit Poetry continues to be the main resource for all interested in this multifaceted and elegant tradition.

Random House Treasury

Random House Treasury

Favorite Love Poems

  • Author: Natalia Sucre
  • Publisher: Random House Reference &
  • ISBN: 9780375425875
  • Category: Poetry
  • Page: 422
  • View: 2152
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From Shakespeare and Shelley to Dorothy Parker and Langston Hughes, this collection of 250 classic and contemporary love poems includes a wealth of styles--from short to long, serious to mischievous, formal to free verse.

A Treasury of the world's best loved poems

A Treasury of the world's best loved poems

  • Author: Avenel Books,Rh Value Publishing
  • Publisher: Gramercy
  • ISBN: 9780517637531
  • Category: Poetry
  • Page: 192
  • View: 9227
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Contains verses by such masters as Shakespeare, Milton, Blake, Keats, and Dickinson.