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(Carl) Sandburg

Rootabaga Stories

Chicago

"Hog Butcher for the World,
Tool Maker, Stacker of Wheat" (first lines)

(Carl) Sandburg

Grass

(Carl) Sandburg

Fog

(Carl) Sandburg

The People, Yes

(Carl) Sandburg

The American Songbag

(Carl) Sandburg

Corn Huskers

(Carl) Sandburg

Abraham Lincoln: The War Years (won a Pulitzer Prize for biography)

Fugitive Poets

Based out of Vaderbilt University, "New Criticism"
Allen Tate, John Crowe Ransom, Robert Penn Warren

(Robert Penn) Warren

The Briar Patch

(Robert Penn) Warren

First US Poet Laureate

(Robert Penn) Warren

Only person to have won Pulitzer Prizes in Poetry and Fiction

(William Carlos) Williams

Pictures from Brueghel and Other Poems

(William Carlos) Williams

Sour Grapes

(William Carlos) Williams

Paterson

(William Carlos) Williams

This is Just To Say

(William Carlos) Williams

The Red Wheelbarrow

(Theodore) Roethke

The Waking

(Randall) Jarrell

Death of the Ball Turret Gunner

(John) Ashbery

Self-Portrait in a Convex Mirror

(Sidney) Lanier

The Marshes of Glynn

(Sidney) Lanier

The Song of the Chattahoochee

(Sidney) Lanier

Revenge of Hamish

Lake Poets

William Wordsworth, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Robert Southey

(William) Wordsworth

British Poet Laurate from 1843 to 1850, preceded by Southey, followed by Tennyson

(William) Wordsworth

The Prelude

(William) Wordsworth and (Samuel Taylor) Coleridge

Lyrical Ballads

(William) Wordsworth

Ode: Intimations of Immortality from Recollections of Early Childhood

(William) Wordsworth

Tintern Abbey

Tintern Abbey

Poem about an old church, contains the author's sister Dorothy

(William) Wordsworth

The Excursion

(William) Wordsworth

We Are Seven

(William) Wordsworth

I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud / Daffodils

(William) Wordsworth

Lucy Gray

(William) Wordsworth

London, 1802

(William) Wordsworth

The World is Too Much with Us

(Samuel Taylor) Coleridge

The Rime of the Ancient Mariner

(Samuel Taylor) Coleridge

Kubla Khan

(Samuel Taylor) Coleridge

Frost at Midnight

(Samuel Taylor) Coleridge

Dejection: An Ode

The Rime of the Ancient Mariner

Poem contains the lines "Water, water, every where, And all the boards did shrink; Water, water, every where, Nor any drop to drink."

The Rime of the Ancient Mariner

Poem contains the shooting of an albatross

Kubla Khan

Poem takes place in Xanadu, describes titular character's pleasure dome

(Robert) Southey

The Story of the Three Bears (the original Goldilocks story)

(Robert) Southey

After Blenheim

(John) Keats

Endymion

(John) Keats

The Eve of St. Agnes

(John) Keats

Hyperion

(John) Keats

La Belle Dame sans Merci

(John) Keats

Lamia

(John) Keats

Ode on a Grecian Urn

La Belle Dame sans Merci

Poem contains references to an Elfin Grot

Ode on a Grecian Urn

Poem contains the lines "Thou still unravish'd bride of quietness!" and "beauty is truth, truth beauty"

(George Gordon Byron, or Lord) Byron

She Walks in Beauty

(George Gordon Byron, or Lord) Byron

Childe Harold's Pilgrimage

(George Gordon Byron, or Lord) Byron

Don Juan

(George Gordon Byron, or Lord) Byron

The Prisoner of Chillon

(George Gordon Byron, or Lord) Byron

Manfred

(George Gordon Byron, or Lord) Byron

The Destruction of the Sennacherib

She Walks in Beauty

Poem contains the lines
"(title), like the night
Of cloudless climes and starry skies;
And all that 's best of dark and bright
Meet in her aspect and her eyes"

Cavalier Poets

Referred to as "Sons of Ben", consisted of Ben Jonson, Robert Herrick, Richard Lovelace, Thomas Carew, and Sir John Suckling.

(Ben) Jonson

To Celia

To Celia

Poem contains "Drink to me only with thine eyes"

(Richard) Lovelace

To Althea, From Prison

(Richard) Lovelace

To Lucasta, Going to the Warres

To Althea, From Prison

Poems contains "Stone walls do not a prison make, nor iron bars a cage"

(Robert) Herrick

To the Virgins to Make Much of Time

(Robert) Herrick

Hesperides

(Robert) Herrick

Noble Numbers

(Robert) Herrick

Corinna going a-Maying

To the Virgins to Make Much of Time

Poem contains "Gather ye rosebuds while ye may, Old Time is still a-flying; And this same flower that smiles today, Tomorrow will be dying."

(Sir John) Suckling

Ballad Upon a Wedding

(Sir John) Suckling

Inventor of Cribbage

(John) Skelton

The Boke of Phyllyp Sparowe

(John) Skelton

Colyn Cloute

(John) Dryden

Annus Mirabilis

(John) Dryden

Absalom and Achitophel

(John) Dryden

The Hind and the Panther

(John) Dryden

Alexander's Feast

(John) Dryden

Mac Flecknoe

(John) Donne

The Flea

(John) Donne

The Canonization

(John) Donne

Appointed Dean of St. Paul's Cathedral in London in 1621

(John) Donne

Holy Sonnets

Holy Sonnets

Poems contain the lines "no mansion island" and "death, be not proud"

(Andrew) Marvell

To His Coy Mistress

(Andrew) Marvell

The Garden

(Andrew) Marvell

A Horatian Ode upon Cromwell's Return from Ireland

(Andrew) Marvell

Upon Appleton House

To His Coy Mistress

Poem's first line is "Had we but world enough, and time,", also makes references to "vegetable love"

(Paul Laurence) Dunbar

Oak and Ivy

(Paul Laurence) Dunbar

Ode to Ethiopia

(Paul Laurence) Dunbar

Lyrics of a Lowly Life

(Paul Laurence) Dunbar

Sympathy

Sympathy

Poem that inspired the title of Maya Angelou's "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings"

(Amy) Lowell

The Hippo Poetess

(Amy) Lowell

A Dome of Many-Coloured Glass

(Amy) Lowell

Pictures of the Floating World

(Amy) Lowell

What's O'Clock

(Geoffrey) Chaucer

The Parliament of Fowles

(Geoffrey) Chaucer

House of Fame

(Geoffrey) Chaucer

The Book of the Dutchess

(John) Milton

Paradise Lost

(John) Milton

Paradise Regained

(John) Milton

Il Penseroso

(John) Milton

On the Late Massacre in Piedmont

(John) Milton

Lycidas

Lycidas

Poem is an elegy for Edward King

(Edmund) Spenser

The Faerie Queen

(Edmund) Spenser

The Shepheardes Calender

(Edmund) Spenser

Amoretti

(Edmund) Spenser

Epithalamion

(William) Shakespeare

Venus and Adonis

(William) Shakespeare

The Rape of Lucrece

(William) Shakespeare

A Lover's Complaint

(William) Shakespeare

The Phoenix and the Turtle

(William) Shakespeare

The Passionate Pilgrim

(William) Shakespeare

Published a collection of 154 sonnets, which were dedicated to Mr. W.H., discussed the Dark Lady, and contained lines like "Shall I compare thee to a summer's day" and "My mistress is nothing like the summer"

(Christopher) Marlowe

Hero and Leander

(Christopher) Marlowe

The Passionate Shepherd to His Love

The Passionate Shepherd to His Love

Poem contains the line "Come live with me and be my love"

(Sir Thomas) Wyatt

Whoso List to Hunt

(Sir Phillip) Sydney

An Apology for Poetry / A Defence for Poetry / A Defence for Poesy

(Sir Phillip) Sydney

The Countess of Pembroke's Arcadia

(Sir Phillip) Sydney

Astrophel and Stella

(Percy Bysshe) Shelley

Ozymandias

(Percy Bysshe) Shelley

Ode to the West Wind

(Percy Bysshe) Shelley

To a Skylark

(Percy Bysshe) Shelley

Adonais

(Percy Bysshe) Shelley

The Revolt of Islam

Ozymandias

Poem contains
"The hand that mocked them and the heart that fed.
And on the pedestal these words appear --
'My name is (title), king of kings:
Look on my works, ye Mighty, and despair!'"

Ode to the West Wind

Poem asks "If winter comes, can spring be far behind?"

(Oscar) Wilde

The Ballad of Reading Gaol

The Ballad of Reading Gaol

Poem contains "each man kills the thing he loves"

(Rudyard) Kipling

Barrack-Room Ballads

(Rudyard) Kipling

Mandalay

(Rudyard) Kipling

Gunga Din

(Rudyard) Kipling

If-

Gunga Din

Poem discusses a water carrier in India, contains the line "You're a better man than I, (title)"

If-

Poem contains "You'll be a man, my son"

(Thomas) Hardy

Darkling Thrush

(Thomas) Hardy

Wessex Poems

(Lewis) Carroll

The Hunting of the Snark

(Lewis) Carroll

Jabberwocky

(Thomas) Gray

Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard

(Thomas) Gray

Ode on the Death of a Favorite Cat, Drowned in a Tub of Gold Fishes

(Thomas) Gray

Ode on a Distant Prospect of Eton College

Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard

Poem contains references to "paths of glory" and the line "far from the maddening crowd"

(Matthew) Arnold

Dover Beach

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