Selections from Sir Thomas Wyatt (1503-1542) through Dylan Thomas (1914-1953)
Favorites such as "How Shall I Compare Thee to a Summer's Day", "Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard", "Kubla Khan", "To a Skylark", "Ode to a Nightingale", "O Captain, My Captain", "The Road Not Taken", "Do Not Go Gentle into That Good Night" . . . and more.
Great book. My daughter used it for English class at school!
Shakespeare's Sonnet XVIII ("Shall I compare thee to a summer's day?"), Donne's Holy Sonnet X ("Death, be not proud"), Whitman's O Captain My Captain, Frost's The Road Not Taken, Thomas's Do Not Go Gently Into that Good Night, Yeats's When You Are Old, Dickinson's This Is My Letter to the World, Tennyson's The Charge of the Light Brigade, Marvell's To His Coy Mistress, Poe's The Raven, plus Wordsworth, Shelley, Longfellow and others.