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Best Loved Poems of the American People, the (1936) [Anthology]
by Wenonah Stevens Abbott Henry Alford Glen Allen Sir Edwin Arnold Matthew Arnold Karle Wilson Baker Charles Bancroft John Kendrick Bangs Anne Laetitia Barbauld John Bennett James W. Blake Felicia Blake Francis W. Bourdillon Berton Braley Hally Carrington Brent Robert Browning Elizabeth Barrett Browning John William Burgon Robert Burns John Burroughs George Gordon Byron Calder Campbell Phoebe Cary Alice Cary John White Chadwick Martha Haskell Clark Thomas Stephens Collier Eliza Cook Edmund Vance Cooke David Cory William Cowper Dinah Maria Mulock Craik Roy Croft Mary Carolyn Davies Grace Stricker Dawson Dorothea Day George Washington Doane Bartholomew Dowling Ernest Dowson Louise Driscoll Julia A. Fletcher A.L. Frink Theodosia Garrison Ellen M. Huntington Gates Strickland Gillilan Arthur Gillom Gerald Griffin Edgar A. Guest James Norman Hall Carol Haynes William Ernest Henley Robert Herrick Ellen S. Hooper Laurence Hope Leigh Hunt Josephine Slocum Hunt Joseph Jefferson Charles Jefferys Samuel Alroy Jonas Kid Kazanova John Keats Charles Kingsley Rudyard Kipling William Knox Yolande Langworthy Lena Lathrop E.O. Laughlin Charles B. Lawlor Priscilla Leonard Friedrich von Logau Adelaide Love Richard Lovelace George MacDonald Charles Mackay Rosa Zagnoni Marinoni Edwin Markham J.L. McCreery George H. Miles Thomas Moore Sady Morgan Angela Morgan Robert Morris David Morton John Moultrie Wilbur D. Nesbit Byron Rufus Newton Caroline Norton Pat O'Cotter John Oxenham Joseph Parry Josephine Preston Peabody Edgar Allan Poe Mrs. David Porter Adelaide Anne Procter Nan Terrell Reed Edward Hersey Richards James Whitcomb Riley Friedrich Rückert Sydney King Russell Moslih Eddin Saadi Margaret E. Sangster Henry Dwight Sedgewick Frank H. Seldon Robert W. Service Percy Bysshe Shelley Margaret Sherwood Edward Rowland Sill May Riley Smith Florence Smith Leontine Stanfield Henry T. Stanton Algernon Charles Swinburne Louisa Carroll Thomas Captain Cyril Morton Thorne Charles Hanson Towne Mary Ashley Townsend Unknown Author Leila Usher Henry Van Dyke Anna Jane Vardhill Blanche Shoemaker Wagstaff George B. Wallis H.D.L. Webster W. Dayton Wedgefarth R.G. Wells Mary Brent Whiteside Ella Wheeler Wilcox Sarah Williams Ivan Leonard Wright Barbara Young Rating: No votes (Rate!)
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Contents:
  1. Love and Friendship
    • Sonnet from the Portuguese By Elizabeth Barrett Browning
    • A Woman's Shortcomings by Elizabeth Barrett Browning
    • A Woman's Last Word by Robert Browning
    • She Walks in Beauty by Lord Byron
    • Jenny Kissed Me by Leigh Hunt
    • Said the Rose by George H. Miles
    • Walk Slowly by Adelaide Love
    • To Althea from Prison by Richard Lovelace
    • Believe Me, If All These Endearing Young Charms by Thomas Moore
    • The Lake of the Dismal Swamp by Thomas Moore
    • Kate Kearney by Sid Morgan
    • If I Had Known by Mary Carolyn Davies
    • Love Me Little, Love Me Long [unknown]
    • Love's Philosophy by Percy Bysshe Shelley
    • Ad Finem by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
    • All Paths Lead to You by Blanche Shoemaker Wagstaff
    • The Abiding Love by John White Chadwick
    • To a Friend by Grace Stricker Dawson
    • Kashmiri Song by Laurence Hope
    • My Life is a Bowl by May Riley Smith
    • A Mile with Me by Henry Van Dyke
    • An Old Sweetheart of Mine by James Whitcomb Riley
    • Fellowship [unknown]
    • A Woman's Question by Lena Lathrop
    • Any Wife or Husband by Carol Haynes
    • To My Unborn Son by Captain Cyril Morton Thorne
    • Love by Roy Croft
    • Her Answer by John Bennett
    • In a Rose Garden by John Bennett
    • Sleep Sweet by Ellen M. Huntington Gates
    • Midsummer by Sydney King Russell
    • Billy Boy [unknown]
    • If You But Knew [unknown]
    • Need of Loving Strickland Gillilan
    • If You're Ever Going to Love Me [unknown]
    • I'll Remember You, Love, In My Prayers [unknown]
    • Is It a Sin to Love Thee? [unknown]
    • We Have Lived and Loved Together by Charles Jeffrys
    • Will You Love Me When I'm Old? [unknown]
    • You and I by Henry Alford
    • He and She by Sir Edwin Arnold
    • Light by Francis W. Bourdillon
    • Reward of Service by Elizabeth Barrett Browning
    • Ossian's Seranade by Major Calder Campbell
    • Among the Beautiful Pictures by Alice Cary
    • Cleopatra Dying by Thomas Stephens Collier
    • Miss You by David Cory
    • Friendship by Dinah Maria Mulock Craik
    • Non Sum Qualis Eram Bonae Sub Regno Cynarae by Ernest Dowson
    • You Kissed Me by Josephine Slocum Hunt
    • I Want You by Arthur Gillom
    • Song by Gerald Griffin
    • The Unknown by E.O. Laughlin
    • Forget Thee? by John Moultrie
    • Thou Hast Wounded the Spirit That Loved Thee by Mrs. David Porter
    • Fidelis by Adelaide Anne Procter
    • Vases by Nan Terrell Reed
    • And Then No More by Friedrich Rueckert
    • Song by Florence Smith
    • At Nightfall by Charles Hanson Towne
    • Creed by Mary Ashley Townsend
    • Quiet Waters by Blanche Shoemaker Wagstaff
    • Lorene by H. D. L. Webster
    • Growing Old by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
    • I Love You by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
    • The Want of You by Ivan Leonard Wright
    • Admonition by Kid Kazanova (Philip Stack)
    • Loyalty by Berton Braley
    • New Friends and Old Friends by Joseph Parry
    • Our Own by Margaret E. Sangster
    • "I Hear it Said" by Barbara Young
    • Sweet Peril by George MacDonald
  2. Inspiration
    • If- by Rudyard Kipling
    • A Farewell by Charles Kingsley
    • Life by Anne Laetitia Barbauld
    • The Right Kind of People by Edwin Markham
    • Outwitted by Edwin Markham
    • Today by Angela Morgan
    • Where There's a Will There's a Way by Eliza Cook
    • Happiness by Priscilla Leonard
    • Tadoussac by Charles Bancroft
    • Sonnet by John Keats
    • The Winners by Rudyard Kipling
    • Invictus by William Ernest Henley
    • My Captain by Dorothea Day
    • Where Are You Going, Greatheart? by JOhn Oxenham
    • The Torch by Theodosia Garrison
    • Red Geraniums by Martha Haskell Clark
    • The Rose Still Grows Beyond the Wall by A. L. Frink
    • Who Walks With Beauty by David Morton
    • I Shall Not Pass This Way Again [unknown]
    • A Soul's Soliloquy by Wenonah Stevens Abbott
    • Hyacinths to Feed Thy Soul by Moslih Eddin Saadi
    • The Loom of Time [unknown]
    • Pedra by John William Burgon
    • Waiting by John Burroughs
    • Our Heroes by Phoebe Cary
    • The Revel by Bartholomew Dowling
    • Hold Fast Your Dreams by Louise Driscoll
    • Immortality by Joseph Jefferson
    • Who Are My People? by Rosa Zagnoni Marinoni
    • There Is No Death by J.L. McCreery
    • Opportunity by Edward Rowland Sill
    • It Couldn't Be Done by Edgar A. Guest
    • Lord, Make a Regular Man Out of Me by Edgar A. Guest
    • A Friend's Greeting by Edgar A. Guest
    • Myself by Edgar A. Guest
    • Tell Him So [unknown]
    • The Manly Man [unknown]
    • Get a Transfer [unnown]
    • It Isn't the Church - It's You [unknown]
    • Say It Now [unknown]
    • The Quitter [unknown]
    • Always Finish [unknown]
    • Try Smiling [unknown]
    • Do It Now! [unknown]
    • Smile [unknown]
    • A Smile [unknown]
    • A Bag of Tools by R. L. Sharpe
    • It's Fine Today by Douglas Malloch
    • Opportunity by Walter Malone
    • The Land of Beginning Again by Louise Fletcher
    • Be the Best of Whatever You Are by Douglas Malloch
    • The Town of Don't-You-Worry by I. J. Bartlett
    • It Isn't the own, It's You by R. W. Glover
    • The Town of Nogood W. E. Penny
    • The House by the Side of the Road by Sam Walter Foss
    • Crowded Ways of Life by Walter S. Gresham
    • The Coming American by Sam Walter Foss
    • Do It Now by Berton Braley
    • The Thinker by Berton Braley
    • Then Laugh Bertha Adams Backus
    • A Prayer by Berton Braley
    • Last Lines by Emily Bronte
    • Co-operation by J. Mason Knox
    • Vitai Lampada by Henry Newbolt
    • Living [unknown]
    • Don't Quit [unknown]
    • How to Be Happy [unknown]
    • The Day Is Done by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
    • I Know Something Good About You by Louis C. Shimon
    • Born Without a Chance by Edmund Vance Cooke
    • How Did You Die? by Edmund Vance Cooke
    • All to Myself by Wilbur Dick Nesbit
    • Watch Yourself Go By by Strickland Gillilan
    • Out Where the West Begins by Arthur Chapman
    • A Song from Sylvan by Louise Imogen Guiney
    • My Wage by Jessie B. Rittenhouse
    • My "Patch of Blue" by Mary Newland Carson
    • Drop a Pebble in the Water by James W. FLoey
    • To the Men Who Lose by George L. Scarborough
    • Touching Shoulders [unknown]
    • Beautiful Things by Ellen P. Allerton
    • Give Us Men! by Josiah Gilbert Holland
    • Emancipation [unknown]
    • Life's Mirror by Mary Ainge de Vere
    • The Human Touch by Spencer Michael Free
    • Your Mission by Ellen M. H. Gates
    • My Neighbor's Roses by Abraham L. Gruber
    • God, Give Us Men! by Josiah Gilbert Holland
    • The Fighter by S. E. Kiser
    • When I Am Old by Catherine Atherton & Briggs Mason
    • Beauty as a Shield by Elsie Robinson
    • The Bridge Builder by Will Allen Dromgoole
    • The Lord Planted a Garden by Dorothy Frances Gurney
    • Fate by Susan Marr Spalding
    • This, Too, Shall Pass Away by Lanta Wilson Smith
    • A Very Minor Poet Speaks by Isabel Valle
    • To Know All Is to Forgive All by Nixon Waterman
    • Optimism by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
    • Progress by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
    • The Two Glasses by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
    • Whatever Is - Is Best by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
    • Will by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
    • Worth While by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
    • You Never Can Tell by Ella WHeeler Wilcox
    • The Cry of a Dreamer by John Boyle O'Reilly
  3. Poems That Tell a Story
    • The Face Upon the Floor by H. Antoine D'Arcy
    • The Last Hymn by Marianne Farningham
    • Casabianca by Felicia Hemans
    • Abou Ben Adhem by James Henry Leigh Hunt
    • The Mistletoe Bough by Thomas Haynes Bayley
    • Mary, Queen of Scots by Henry Glassford Bell
    • Curfew Must Not Ring Tonight by Rosa Hartwick Thorpe
    • Aux Italiens by Robert Bulwer-Lytton
    • Christmas Day in the Workhouse by George R. Sims
    • Annie and Willie's Prayer by Sophia P. Snow
    • How He Saved St. Michael's by Mary A. P. Stansbury
    • The Doctor's Story by Will M. Carleton
    • Over the Hill to the Poor-House by Will M. Carleton
    • Ostler Joe by George R. Sims
    • St. Peter at the Gate by Joseph Bert Smiley
    • Down and Out by Clarence Leonard Hay
    • The Wreck of the Hesperus by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
    • Even This Shall Pass Away by Theodore Tilton
    • Beautiful Snow by John Whittaker Watson
    • Two Pictures [unknown]
    • Streets of Baltimore i>[unknown]
    • The Siege of Belgrade by Alaric Alexander Watts
    • The Ship that Never Returned by Henry Clay Work
    • Paul Revere's Ride by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
    • Music in Camp by John R. Thompson
    • The High Tide at Gettysburg by Will Henry Thompson
    • Yussouf by James Russell Lowell
    • Antony and Cleopatra by William Hynes Lytle
    • Carcassone by Gustave Nadaud
    • The Vagabonds by John Townsend Trowbridge
    • The Raven by Edgar Allen Poe
    • Evolution by Langdon Smith
    • Beth-Gelert; or, The Grave of the Greyhound by William Robert Spencer
    • The Landing of the Pilgrim Fathers in New England by Felicia D. Hemans
    • Concord Hymn by Ralph Waldo Emerson
    • My Madonna by Robert W. Service
    • The Legend of the Organ-Builder by Julia C. R. Dorr
    • The Touch of the Master's Hand by Myra Brooks Welch
    • John Maynard by Horatio Alger, Jr.
    • "Guilty or Not Guilty?" [unknown]
    • The Man on the Flying Trapeze [unknown]
    • The Hell-Bound Train [unknown]
    • The Julie Plante by William Henry Drummond
    • Lord Lovel [unknown]
    • The Loving Ballad of Lord Bateman [unknown]
    • Derelict by Young E. Allison
    • The Mills of the Gods [unknown]
    • The Owl and the Fox [unknown]
    • The First Snowfall by James Russell Lowell
    • Katie Lee and Willie Grey [attributed to Josie R. Hunt or J. H. Pixley]
    • Give Me Three Grains of Corn, Mother by Amelia Blandford Edwards
    • Young Charlotte by William Lorenzo Carter
    • The Mornin's Morning' by Gerald Brennan
    • The African Chief by William Cullen Bryant
    • The Destruction of Sennacherib by Lord Byron
    • La Belle Dame Sans Merci by John Keats
    • The Sailor's Grave by Eliza Cook
    • Lasca by Frank Desprez
    • The Bank Thief by J. R. Farrell
    • She Is More to Be Pitied Than Censured by William B. Gray
    • The Wedding Gift by Minna Irving
    • Somebody's Darling by Marie Lavenal de LaCoste
    • Would I Be Shrived? by John D. Swain
    • Back to Griggsby's Station by James Whitcomb Riley
    • Out There Somewhere by Henry Herbert Knibbs
    • The Enchanted Shirt by John Hay
    • The Green Eye of the Yellow God by J. Milton Hayes
    • A Fence or an Ambulance by Joseph Malins
    • Kentucky Belle by Constance Fenimore Woolson
    • The Ballad of Yukon Jake by Edward E. Paramore, Jr.
    • Abdullah Bulbul Amir; or, Ivan Petrofsky Skover [unknown]
    • Casey at the Bat by Ernest Lawrence Thayer
    • Casey's Revenge by James Wilson
    • Casey - Twenty Years Later by S. P. McDOnald
    • Grandmother's Old Armchair [unknown]
    • Grandfather's Clock by Henry Clay Work
    • The Fox Went Out One Frosty Night [unknown]
  4. Faith and Reverence
    • Recessional by Rudyard Kipling
    • How the Great Guest Came by Edwin Markham
    • My Evening Prayer by Charles H. Gabriel
    • A Prayer for Every Day by Mary Carolyn Davies
    • A Creed by Edwin Markham
    • Sometime by May Riley Smith
    • If We Knew by May Riley Smith
    • Be Strong! by Maltbie Davenport Babcock
    • Each in His Own Tongue by William Herbert Carruth
    • Song of Hope by Mary Artemisia Lathbury
    • Mizpah by Julia A. Baker
    • Is It True? by Sarah Williams
    • The Coming of His Feet by Lyman W. Allen
    • A Prayer by Max Ehrmann
    • Building for Eternity by N. B. Sargent
    • The Watered Lilies [unknown]
    • An Ancient Prayer Thomas H. B. Webb
    • The Anvil - God's Word [unknown]
    • The Cross Was His Own [unknown]
    • How Far Is It Called to the Grave? [unknown]
    • Laurels and Imortelles [unknown]
    • Poor Lil' Brack Sheep by Ethel M. C. Brazelton
    • There Is No Death [unknown]
    • The Weaver by Fanny Forrester
    • Where, Oh Where Are the Hebrew Children? [unknown]
    • An Ode by Joseph Addison
    • The Burial of Moses by Cecil Frances Alexander
    • The Hidden Line by Dr. J. Addison Alexander
    • What I Live For by George Linnaeus Banks
    • Death [unknown]
    • O God, the Rock of Ages by Edward H. Bickersteth
    • Not Understood by Thomas Bracken
    • Pray Without Ceasing by Ophelia Guyon Browning
    • The Universal Prayer by Alexander Pope
    • The Weaver by William H. Burleigh
    • Hallowed Ground Thomas Campbell
    • The Child on the Judgment Seat by Elizabeth Rundle Charles
    • The Tapestry Weaver by Anson G. Chester
    • No Sects in Heaven by Elizabeth H. Jocelyn Cleaveland
    • The Present Age by Arthur Cleveland Cox
    • Through the Year by Julian S. Cutler
    • The Preacher's Mistake by William Croswell Doane
    • Life Sculpture by William Croswell Doane
    • The Chemistry of Character by Elizabeth Dorney
    • The Christian's "Goodnight" by Sarah Doudney
    • The Water Mill by Sarah Doudney
    • The Church Walking With the World by Matilda C. Edwards
    • Now the Laborer's Task Is O'er by John Lodge Ellerton
    • When Wilt Thou Save Thy People? by Ebenezer Elliot
    • My Church [unknown]
    • At the Place of the Sea by Annie Johnson Flint
    • A Hundred Years from Now by Mary A Ford
    • In a Hundred Years [attributed to Elizabeth Doten]
    • Evening Contemplation by George Washington Doane
    • Christ and the Little Ones Julia Gill
    • The Aloe Plant Dr. Henry Harbaugh
    • Battle-Hymn of the Republic by Julia Ward Howe
    • Only Waiting by Mrs. Frances Laughton Mace
    • How Far the Bethlehem? by Madeleine Sweeney Miller
    • As Coelum by Harry Romaine
    • Up-Hill by Christina Georgina Rossetti
    • Your Church and Mine by Phillips H. Lord
    • The Sin of Omission by Margaret E. Sangster
    • The Handwriting on the Wall by Knowles Shaw
    • Conscience by Charles William Stubbs
    • Roses in December by Rev. G. Anketall Studdert-Kennedy
    • The Kneeling Camel by Anna Temple Whitney
    • The Winds of Fate by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
    • Envy to the Toiling of Felix by Henry Van Dyke
  5. Home and Mother
    • Home, Sweet Home by John Howard Payne
    • Like Mother, Like Son by Margaret Johnston Grafflin
    • My Mother by Jane Taylor
    • Rock Me to Sleep by Elizabeth Akers Allen
    • Call Me Not Back from the Echoless Shore [unknown]
    • Somebody's Mother by Mary Dow Brine
    • Home by Edgar A. Guest
    • The Reading Mother by Strickland Gillilan
    • The BLue Bowl by Blanche Bane Kuder
    • My Mother's Garden by Alice E. Allen
    • A Prayer for a Little Home by Florence Bone
    • Motherhood by Agnes Lee
    • If Only Was the Fellow by Will S. Adkin
    • Home Is Where There Is One to Love Us by Charles Swain
    • A Wonderful Mother by Pat O'Reilly
    • Nobody Knows but Mother by Mary Morrison
  6. Childhood and Youth
    • The Old Oaken Bucket by Samuel Woodworth
    • The Old Oaken Bucker (As Censored by the Board of Health) [unknown]
    • A Dutch Lullaby by Eugene Field
    • The Organist by George W. Stevens
    • Tragedy by Jil Spargur
    • From My Arm-Chair by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
    • Two Temples by Hattie Vose Hall
    • An Order for a Picture by Alice Cary
    • Suppose by Phoebe Cary
    • Which Shall It Be? by Ehtel Lynn Beers
    • To a Child Who Inquires by Olga Petrova
    • Lullaby Town by John Irving Dillier
    • There Was a Little Girl by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
    • The Boy Reciter by David Everett
    • The Child's First Grief by Felicia D. Hemans
    • Where Shall the Baby's Dimple Be? by Josiah G. Holland
    • I Remember, I Remember by Thomas Hood
    • Seven Times One by Jean Ingelow
    • Sermon in a Stocking by Ellen A. Jewett
    • Day Dreams, or Ten Years Old by Margaret Johnson
    • How Big Was Alexander? by Rev. Elijah JonesWhere Did You Come From? by George MacDonald
    • A Visit from St. Nicholas by Clement Clarke Moore
    • Woodman, Spare That Tree by George Perkins Morris
    • My Mother's Prayer by T. C. O'Kane
    • Making a Man by Nixon Waterman
    • We Are Seven by William Wordsworth
    • In School-Days by John Greenleaf Whittier
  7. Patriotism and War
    • The Star-Spangled Banner by Francis Scott Key
    • America the Beautiful by Katherine Lee Bates
    • Breathes There the Man by Sir Walter Scott
    • I Have a Rendezvous with Death by Alan Seeger
    • America for Me by Henry Van Dyke
    • Boots by Rudyard Kipling
    • Independence Bell - July 4, 1776 [unknown]
    • The Unknown Soldier by Billy Rose
    • In Flanders Fields by John McCrae
    • Reply to In Flanders Fields by John Mitchell
    • Another Reply to In Flanders Fields by J. A. Armstrong
    • America's Answer by R. W. Lilliard
    • Land of the Free by Arthur Nicholas Hosking
    • Old Ironsides by Oliver Wendell Holmes
    • The Blue and the Gray by Francis Miles Finch
    • The Men Behind the Guns by John Jerome Rooney
    • Jeanette and Jeannot by Charles Jeffries
    • Jeannot's Answer by Charles Jeffries
    • Bingen on the Rhine by Caroline Norton
    • The Bivouac of the Dead by Theodore O'Hara
    • I Fights mit Sigel! by Grant P. Robinson
    • The Charge of the Light Brigade by Alfred Tennyson
    • The Fighting Race by Joseph I.C. Clarke
    • Ye Mariners of England by Thomas Campbell
    • Canadian Boat-Song [attributed to John Galt or John Wilson ("Christopher North")]
  8. Humor and Whimsey
    • Vagabond House by Don Blanding
    • Dried Apple Pies [unknown]
    • The Modern Baby by William Croswell Doane
    • The Sycophantic Fox and the Gullible Raven by Guy Wetmore Carryl
    • Help Wanted by Franklin Waldheim
    • Sorrows of Werther by William Makepeace Thackeray
    • Plain Language from Truthful Times by Francis Bret Harte
    • A Parody on a Psalm of Life [attributed to Oliver Wendell Holmes]
    • When I Get Time by Thomas L. Masson
    • Art [unknown]
    • Strictly Germ-Proof by Oliver Guitarman
    • The Monkey's Wedding [unknown]
    • Doan't You Be What You Ain't by Edwin Milton Royle
    • The Country Store [unknown]
    • Clare de Kitchen [unknown]
    • The Preacher's Vacation [unknown]
    • A Frog Went A-Courting [unknown]
    • Animal Fair [unknown]
    • Captain Jinks [unknown]
    • Finigan's Wake [unknown]
    • Hell in Texas [unknown]
    • How Paddy Stole the Rope [unknown]
    • I Had But Fifty Cents [unknown]
    • The Japanese Lovers by Horace Russell and William Greene
    • Jonah and the Whale [unknown]
    • Judged by the Company One Keeps [unknown]
    • Kafoozalum [unknown]
    • Methuslah [unknown]
    • Miss Foggerty's Cake [unknown]
    • The Patter of the Shingle [unknown]
    • Carmen Possum [unknown]
    • The Optimist [unknown]
    • Towser Shall Be Tied Tonight [unknown]
    • Van Amburgh's Menagerie [unknown]
    • Wanted - A Minister's Wife [unknown]
    • Willie the Weeper [unknown]
    • The Birds' Ball by C. W. Bardeen
    • A Boston Toast by John C. Bossidy
    • To a Louse by Robert Burns
    • The Three Wise Women by Mrs. E. T. Corbett
    • The Three Wise Couples by Mrs. E. T. Corbett
    • The Owl Critic by James T. Fields
    • To My Nose by Alfred A. Forrester
    • The Yarn of the Nancy Bell by William Schwenck Gilbert
    • Elegy on the Death of a Mad Dog by Oliver Goldsmith
    • The Frost by Hannah Frances Gould
    • Trouble in the "Amen Corner" by Thomas Chalmers Harbaugh
    • My Dad's Dinner Bell by Edward Harrigan
    • Good Fortune by Heinrich Heine
    • The Worried Skipper by Wallace Irwin
    • Signs of Rain by Dr. Edward Jenner
    • The Pessimist by Ben King
    • The Legend of the Admen by Everett W. Lord
    • Socrates Snooks by Fitz Hugh Ludlow
    • Fin de Siecle by Edmund Vance Cooke
    • What the Choir Sang About the New Bonnet by M. T. Morrison
    • Riding Down from Bangor by Louis Shreve Osborne
    • A Modest Wit by Seeleck Osborn
    • The Walrus and the Carpenter by Lewis Carroll
    • De Fust Banjo by Irwin Russell
    • The Blind Man and the Elephant by John Godfrey Saxe
    • The Game of Life by John Godfrey Saxe
    • The Overworked Elocutionist by Carolyn Wells
    • Sleepin' at the Foot o' the Bed by Luther Patrick
    • A Maxim Revised [unknown]
    • I Kissed You [unknown]
  9. Memory and Grief
    • Prayer for a Very New Angel by Violet Alleyn Storey
    • Bachelor Hall by Eugene Field
    • He Is Not Dead by James Whitcomb Riley
    • Out of the Hitherwhere by James Whitcomb Riley
    • The House with Nobody in It by Joyce Kilmer
    • Verses Written in 1872 by Robert Louis Stevenson
    • My Son by James D. Hughes
    • No Funeral Gloom by Ellen Terry
    • Along the Road by Robert Browning Hamilton
    • Lucy by William Wordsworth
    • The Old Familiar Faces by Charles Lamb
    • Joseph Rodman Drake by Fitz-Greene Halleck
    • Douglas, DOuglas, Tender and True by Dinah Maria Mulock Craik
    • Memory by Abraham Lincoln
    • 'Tis the Last Rose of Summer by Thomas Moore
    • Annabel Lee by Edgar Allan Poe
    • The Closed Door by Theodosia Garrison
    • Death Is a Door by Nancy Byrd Turner
    • The Country Doctor by Will M. Carleton
    • My Trundle Bed by J. G. Baker
    • On the Threshold [unknown]
    • Twenty Years Ago by Dill Armor Smith
    • The Long Ago by Benjamin F. Taylor
    • Fare Thee Well! by Lord Byron
    • Lady Byron's Reply to Lord Byron's Fare Thee Well [unknown]
    • Sorrow by Sir Aubrey de Vere
    • Not Thou but I by Philip Bourke Marston
    • If I Should Die Tonight by Arabella Eugenia Smith
    • A Cry from the Canadian Hills by Lillian Leveridge
    • The Queen's Last Ride by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
  10. Nature
    • Trees by Joyce Kilmer
    • My Garden Is a Pleasant Place by Louise Driscoll
    • Far from the Madding Crowd by Nixon Waterman
    • God, the Artist by Angela Morgan
    • The Path that Leads to Nowhere by Corinne Roosevelt Robinson
    • October's Bright Blue Weather by Helen Hunt Jackson
    • The Spell of the Yukon by Robert W. Service
    • A Scandal among the Flowers by Charles S. Taylor
    • To a Fat Lady Seen from the Train by Frances Conford
    • Did You Ever Hear and English Sparrow Sing? by Bertha Johnston
    • Who Loves a Garden by Louise Seymour Jones
    • The Rainbow by William Wordsworth
    • I Saw God Wash the World by William L. Stidger
    • Fragment by Alfred Tennyson
    • Daffodils by William Wordsworth
  11. Animals
    • To My Setter, Scout by Frank H. Seldon
    • The Curate Thinks You Have No Soul by St. John Lucas
    • Bishop Doane on His Dog by George Washington Doane
    • Epitaph to a Dog by Lord Byron
    • Rags by Edmund Vance Cooke
    • To a Dog by Josephine Preston Peabody
    • I Think I Know No Finer Things Than Dogs by Hally Carrington Brent
    • Bum by W. Dayton Wedgefarth
    • The Power of a Dog by Rudyard Kipling
    • Supplication of the Black Aberdeen by Rudyard Kipling
    • My Dog by John Kendrick Bangs
    • A Malemute Dog by Pat O'Cotter
    • The Little Cat Angel by Leontine Stanfield
    • In Memoriam - Leo: A Yellow Cat by Margaret Sherwood
    • Leo to His Mistress by Henry Dwight Sedgewick
    • I Am the Cat by Leila Usher
    • The Arab's Farewell to His Horse by Caroline Norton
  12. Various Themes
    • The Man with the Hoe by Edwin Markham
    • The Female of the Species by Rudyard Kipling
    • The Vampire by Rudyard Kipling
    • A Woman's Answer to The Vampire by Felicia Blake
    • Old Testament Contents [unknown]
    • Names and Order of the Books of the Old Testament [unknown]
    • Our Presidents [unknown]
    • Dover Beach by Matthew Arnold
    • On First Looking Into Chapman's Homer by John Keats
    • England's Sovereigns in Verse [unknown]
    • Kings of France by Mary W. Lincoln
    • Let Me Grow Lovely by Karle Wilson Baker
    • Growing Older by R. G. Wells
    • What Is Charm? by Louisa Carroll Thomas
    • Echoes by William Ernest Henley
    • Who Has Known Heights by Mary Brent Whiteside
    • The Garden of Proserpine by Algernon Charles Swinbourne
    • Three Gates [unknown, from the Arabian]
    • The Old Astronomer to His Pupil by Sarah Williams
    • The Sidewalks of New York by Charles B. Lawlor and James W. Blake
    • The Woman I Am by Glen Allen
    • Charity [unknown]
    • Life's a Game [unknown]
    • Days of Birth [unknown]
    • The Festal Board [unknown]
    • The Gate at the End of Things [unknown]
    • The Heart of a Girl Is a Wonderful Thing [unknown]
    • The Level and the Square by Robert Morris
    • Is It Really Worth the While? [unknown]
    • Money and a Friend [unknown]
    • He Who Knows [unknown, from a Persian Proverb]
    • Six Feet of Earth [unknown]
    • To a Skeleton by Anna Jane Vardhill
    • Man's Inhumanity to Man by Robert Burns
    • The Indian Hunter by Eliza Cook
    • Retirement by William Cowper
    • Hy-Brasil - The Isle of the Blest by Gerald Griffin
    • Eat and Walk by James Norman Hall
    • Whenas in Silks My Julia Goes by Robert Herrick
    • To the Virgins by Robert Herrick
    • Duty by Ellen S. Hooper
    • Who Hath a Book by Wilbur D. Nesbit
    • Lines on the Back of a Confederate Book by Major Samuel Alroy Jonas
    • What Constitutes a State? by Sir William Jonas
    • Oh! Why Should the Spirit of Mortal Be Proud? by William Knox
    • Drifting Sands and Caravans by Yolande Langworthy
    • The Ship by Charles Mackay
    • I Saw Three Ships [unknown]
    • Little Things by Julia A. Fletcher
    • Life by Nan Terrell Reed
    • Mother Shipton's Prophecies [unknown]
    • Owed to New York by Byron Rufus Newton
    • City Roofs by Charles Hanson Towne
    • Retribution by F. von Logau
    • Quarrelling by Watts
    • The Men that Don't Fit In by Robert W. Service
    • The Moneyless Man by Major Henry T. Stanton
    • The Lovely Rivers and Lakes of Maine by George B. Wallis
    • Life's Scars by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
    • Lifting and Leaning by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
    • A Chip on His Shoulder [unknown]
    • Our Lips and Ears [unknown]
    • Empties Coming Back by Angelo de Ponciano
    • A Wise Old Owl by Edward Hersey Richards
    • Horse Sense [unknown]
    • The Year's at the Spring by Robert Browning

Original title: The Best Loved Poems of the American People
Original languages: English

Quotes:

Genre: PoetryVerse


The following works are contained within this one:
     On First Looking into Chapman's Homer (1817) [Poem]
      Author: John Keats
     La Belle Dame Sans Merci (1820) [Poem]
      Author: John Keats
     Raven, the (1845) [Poem]
      Author: Edgar Allan Poe
     Annabel Lee (1849) [Poem]
      Author: Edgar Allan Poe
     Casey at the Bat (1888) [Poem]
      Author: Ernest Lawrence Thayer

Edition #1: Best Loved Poems of the American People, the

Best Loved Poems of the American People, the (1936)
Edition Details:

Language: English

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The Best Loved Poems of the American People (1989)

Format: Hardcover
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: Doubleday
ISBN: 9780385000192
Dimensions: 5.9 x 8.6 x 0.2
Pages: 670

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