Anthology of American Poetry

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George Gesner
Avenel Books, 1983 - American poetry. - 735 pages
"The work of America's great poets, representing three centuries of our nation's splendid literary history, is collected in this magnificent Anthology of American Poetry. In its pages readers will find more than 600 poems, songs, and ballads--both familiar favorites and new discoveries that make this volume a treasure trove of fine literature and a must for every home library."--

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Contents

Anne Bradstreet
3
Philip Freneau
11
Richard Henry Dana
20
FitzGreene Halleck
29
William Cullen Bryant
43
Joseph Rodman Drake
56
Edward Coate Pinkney
76
George Pope Morris
82
James T Fields
232
James Russell Lowell
240
Walt Whitman
253
Herman Melville
276
George Henry Boker
288
Bayard Taylor
296
Richard Henry Stoddard
306
John Townsend Trowbridge
319

Nathaniel Parker Willis
102
John Greenleaf Whittier
134
Edgar Allan Poe
163
Oliver Wendell Holmes
190
Jones Very
205
Henry David Thoreau
225
Henry Timrod
333
Paul Hamilton Hayne
339
Patriotism and Courage
639
Religious and Spiritual
694
Miscellaneous
703
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