|02-12-2009, 01:54 PM||#1|
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Innsmouth, MA
Various Authors: One Hundred and One Famous Poems. 12 Feb 2009
This popular anthology was first published in 1916. "Eighty Years of Bestsellers (1895-1975)" by Hackett and Burke ranks it among the fifty most popular books sold in the U.S. in the past century. One Hundred and One Famous Poems (or alternatively, 101 Famous Poems) has remained continuously in print.
It includes works from great poets like Byron, Dickinson, Keats, Milton, Shakespeare, Shelley, Tennyson, Whitman, and Wordsworth. There are also popular poems by Frost, Kipling, Longfellow, Poe, Riley, and Whittier.
And those lesser poems that we often memorized as a child.
You may not recognize the title and author of some but you will remember the poems or frequently quoted phrases.
Laugh and the world laughs with you...
But let me live by the side of the road and be a friend of man...
We shall not sleep though poppies grow in Flanders Field...
a poem as lovely as a tree...
I am the captain of my soul...
Will you walk into my parlor?, said the spider to the fly...
And fired the shot heard round the world...
I shall not pass this way again...
I've tried to keep the structure of the poems, which is probably best appreciated in a small or medium font.
Last edited by BenG; 02-12-2009 at 02:38 PM.
|12-07-2009, 09:11 PM||#2|
Join Date: Oct 2007
Device: OPUS/PB360,Nexus 7,GzONE, Kobo Mini
THanx for the edition. Will see how the font tip goes.
|12-09-2009, 11:34 PM||#3|
Gentleman & Cynic
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: 5 generation native Texan
Device: BeBook/Openinkpot, CYbook 3rd gen awaiting RTF software upgrade
|03-14-2010, 04:46 AM||#4|
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: The Frozen North (aka Illinois, USA)
Device: Dell Venue Pro 8
Thanks This isn't it, but it's close enough
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Poetry Various Authors: One Hundred and One Famous Poems. 12 Feb 2009||BenG||BBeB/LRF Books||1||02-12-2009 06:30 PM|
|Short Fiction Various Authors: Famous Modern Ghost Stories. v1. 19 Jan 2009||lilac_jive||BBeB/LRF Books (offline)||2||01-21-2009 03:48 PM|
|Humor Authors, Various: Famous Modern Ghost Stories. v1, 21 Feb 2008||nrapallo||IMP Books||3||02-28-2008 04:49 PM|
|Humor Authors, Various: Famous Modern Ghost Stories. v1, 21 Feb 2008||Madam Broshkina||Kindle Books||0||02-21-2008 11:24 PM|
|Humor Authors, Various: Famous Modern Ghost Stories. v1, 21 Feb 2008||Madam Broshkina||BBeB/LRF Books||0||02-21-2008 11:21 PM|