Best Remembered Poems
Courier Corporation, 1992 M01 1 - 210 páginas
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."
Annabel Lee Battle of Blenheim beautiful bells beneath bird Blynken breath called Casey cold Colour-Sergeant Curfew Danny Deever dark death dream earth edited England Excelsior eyes face famous Flanders Fields G. K. Chesterton Gunga Gunga Din hair hand happy hear heard heart heaven Kew in lilac-time kissed lamb laugh Lewis Carroll light lips live Longfellow looked magazine Mandalay Mary moon moonlight never night o'er Old Oaken Bucket old sweetheart old swimmin'-hole parodies place like home play poem poem's poet poetry printed published rendezvous with Death rhyme ring tonight road to Mandalay sail set to music sing sleep smile song soul stanza stars stood sweet home T. S. Eliot tell thee There's no place things thou thought Tommy tree twinkle verse village wall weary West begins Whitman wind wonder Wordsworth write wrote