The Best Poems of All Time, Volume 2 (Abridged Nonfiction) - T.S. Eliot, Robert Frost, Maya Angelou, and more

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The Best Poems of All Time, Volume 2 (Abridged Nonfiction) - T.S. Eliot, Robert Frost, Maya Angelou, and more

This is a great collection of poetry. The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock, the Highwayman and The Ballad of Reading Gaol are especially stunning. I found a website with the table of contents for anybody who is curious


From Song of Myself - Walt Whitman
Battle Hymn of the Republic - Julia Ward Howe
Invitation to the Voyage - Charles Baudelaire
Dover Beach - Matthew Arnold
Because I Could Not Stop for Death - Emily Dickinson
The Jabberwocky - Lewis Carroll
Convergence of the Twain - Thomas Hardy
Spring and Fall [Margaret, Are You Grieving?] - Gerard Manley Hopkins
Tears Fall in My Heart - Paul Verlaine
The New Colossus - Emma Lazarus
Requiem - Robert Louis Stevenson
The Drunken Boat - Arthur Rimbaud
The Ballad of Reading Gaol - Oscar Wilde
When I Was One-and-Twenty - A.E. Housman
The Gardener - Rabindranath Tagore
Waiting for the Barbarians - Constantine P. Cavafy
Casey at the Bat - Ernest Thayer
Gunga Din - Rudyard Kipling
Lake Isle of Innisfree - William Butler Yeats
Richard Cory - Edwin Arlington Robinson
We Wear the Mask - Paul Lawrence Dunbar
The Cremation of Sam McGee - Robert service
Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening - Robert Frost
The panther - Rainer Maria Rilke
Sea Fever - John Masefield
Fog - Carl Sandburg
General William Booth Enters into Heaven - Vachel Lindsay
Peter Quince at the Clavier - Wallace Stevens
The Highwayman - Alfred Noyes
The Red Wheelbarrow - William Carlos Williams
Ancient Music - Ezra Pound
The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock - T. S. Eliot
First Fig - Edna St. Vincent Millay
Dulce Et Decorum Est - Wilfred Owen
Buffalo Bill's - E.E. Cummings
From Lament for Ignacio Sanchez Mejias[Absence of the Soul ] - Federico Garcia Lorca
Harlem [Dream Deferred] - Langston Hughes
Incident - Countee Cullen
Poetry - Pablo Neruda
Funeral Blues - W. H. Auden
Visits to St. Elizabeth's - Elizabeth Bishop
This Land Is Your Land - Woody Guthrie
Do Not Go Gentle into that Good Night - Dylan Thomas
A Supermarket in California - Allen Ginsberg
Wanting to Die - Anne Sexton
Daddy - Sylvia Plath
Still I Rise - Maya Angelou