Studying Poetry: A Critical Anthology of English and American Poems

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Karl Kroeber, John O. Lyons
Harper & Row, 1965 - 605 pages

Contents

HENRY FIELDING 17071754
3
WILLIAM WORDSWORTH 17701850
5
Samuel Johnson I Put My Hat Upon My Head
6
GERARD MANLEY HOPKINS 18441889
8
RHETORIC
12
Thomas Gray Hymn to Adversity
19
ROBERT FROST 18751963
21
William Wordsworth The Solitary Reaper
25
Mutability
371
Nothing Gold Can Stay
375
Richard Eberhart The Groundhog
376
Ben Jonson Begging Another Kiss
382
Now Sleeps the Crimson Petal
387
Swinburne Before Sunset
388
JOSEPH BENNETT 1922
389
Compare Thee to a Summers Day?
392

HENRY REED 1914
28
PATTERN POEMS
33
Poem in October 346
34
ANTHONY TOWNE 1928
35
SIR PHILIP SIDNEY 15541586
36
Altaforte
39
William Morris The Defence of Guenevere
45
Thomas Chatterton An Excelente Balade of Charitie
54
Come Sleep O Sleep the Certain Knot of Peace
58
William Shakespeare Poor Soul The Center of My Sinful Earth
59
The World Is Too Much With Us
61
Wake and Feel the Fell of Dark
62
CHAD WALSH 1914
65
Edmund Spenser The Tale of Calidore
82
The Eve of St Agnes
94
William Morris The Haystack in the Floods
105
Browns Descent
109
ANONYMOUS
113
Anonymous Lord Randal
118
John Keats La Belle Dame Sans Merci
140
MICHAEL DRAYTON 15631631
151
Ben Jonson A Pindaric Ode
153
Ode on a Distant Prospect of Eton College
162
Thomas Gray The Bard
165
An Ode
173
Ode on Melancholy
176
ROBERT GRAVES 1895
178
ELEGY AND PASTORAL ELEGY
179
Thomas Gray Sonnet on the Death of Mr Richard West
185
Gerard Manley Hopkins Felix Randal
191
John Milton Lycidas
200
Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard
204
Percy Bysshe Shelley Adonais
208
THOMAS HOOD 17991845
222
Ralph Waldo Emerson Threnody
229
Matthew Arnold Thyrsis
235
W H Auden In Memory of W B Yeats
243
To John Donne
246
On Stealing the Body of a Girl
247
James Russell Lowell SixtyEighth Birthday
249
Matthew Prior A Reasonable Affliction
259
Samuel Johnson A Short Song of Congratulation
279
The Seafarer
283
Robert Browning My Last Duchess
286
Robert Browning Cleon
294
T S Eliot Gerontion
304
Lines Written in Early Spring
308
Spring
309
Elizabeth Bishop A Cold Spring
310
JOSHUA SYLVESTER 15631618
315
Percy Bysshe Shelley Ode to the West Wind
316
Ralph Waldo Emerson The SnowStorm
322
Walt Whitman To a Locomotive in Winter
323
HOWARD NEMEROV 1920
327
Henry Vaughan The Retreat
329
Intimations of Immortality from Recollections
331
S T Coleridge Frost at Midnight
337
HENRY WADSWORTH LONGFELLOW 18071882
339
RICHARD WILBUR 1921
341
There Was a Child Went Forth
342
Robert Frost Birches
344
Child on Top of a Greenhouse
346
JAMES WRIGHT 1927
348
Andrew Marvell The Garden
350
WILLIAM COWPER 17311800
352
Lines Composed a Few Miles Above Tintern Abbey
353
John Clare Eternity of Nature
356
Tom o Bedlams Song
360
Jonathan Swift A Description of the Morning
362
Upon Westminster Bridge
363
OSCAR WILDE 18561900
365
STEPHEN SPENDER 1909
367
W S Merwin Second Sight
368
John Milton On Time
370
Ben Jonson Still to Be Neat Still to Be Dressed
394
She Was a Phantom of Delight
396
WALLACE STEVENS 18791955
397
LOVE AND LOVE LOST
398
Sir Philip Sidney With How Sad Steps O Moon Thou Climbst
404
The Blessing 525
408
Theodore Roethke I Knew a Woman Lovely in Her Bones
410
ROBERT CREELEY 1922
411
Western Wind When Wilt Thou Blow
412
Farewell Thou Art Too Dear for My Possessing
415
John Donne Song
417
Snake 519
419
Never Seek to Tell Thy Love
420
MATTHEW ARNOLD 18221888
421
Thomas Hardy The Going
423
ANTHONY HECHT 1922
424
J KENNEDY 1929
425
On the Late Massacre in Piemont
426
London 1802
427
George Gordon Lord Byron The Vision of Judgment
428
Percy Bysshe Shelley England in 1819
452
TED HUGHES 1930
454
ROBERT SOUTHEY 17741843
456
Thomas Love Peacock The War Song of Dinas Vawr
458
EMILY DICKINSON 18301886
460
Wilfred Owen Insensibility
464
ROBINSON JEFFERS 18871962
465
ANNE BRADSTREET 16121672
469
William Collins Ode on the Poetical Character
470
To Virgil
474
William Butler Yeats Byzantium
476
Swinburne Itylus
483
Ulysses
487
John Keats God of the Meridian
490
POETIC PAIRS
491
The Lover for Shamefastness Hideth His Desire
492
The Bait
495
Henry Vaughan The World
497
Holy Thursday
499
GEORGE GORDON LORD BYRON 17881824
500
ROBERT BROWNING 18121889
502
William Butler Yeats The Dolls
507
At the Round Earths Imagined Corners
510
Henry Vaughan The WaterFall
513
Asked a Thief to Steal Me a Peach
516
H Lawrence Snake
521
Brother Antoninus A Canticle to the Waterbirds
522
THOMAS NASHE 15671601
526
Death Be Not Proud
527
Emily Dickinson We Do Not Play on Graves
538
E A ROBINSON 18691935
540
GEORGE HERBERT 15931633
553
CHRISTINA G ROSSETTI 18301894
554
EDMUND SPENSER 15521599
558
JOHN CROWE RANSOM 1888
560
BEN JONSON 15721637
561
PERCY BYSSHE SHELLEY 17921822
563
ROYALL TYLER 17571826
566
ANNE FINCH COUNTESS OF WINCHILSEA 16611720
567
Ode to the West Wind 316
570
A Forsaken Garden 357
574
Ozymandias 371
576
SNODGRASS 1926
577
ROBERT BURNS 17591796
583
England in 1819 452
585
STEPHEN CRANE 18711900
586
The Collar 512
592
INDEX OF TITLES AND FIRST LINES
597
JOHN CLARE 17931864
598
JONATHAN SWIFT 16671745
599
ALICIA OSTRIKER 1937
600
WILLIAM S MERWIN 1927
603
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