Famous Poems from Bygone Days
Over 80 poems from the 19th and early 20th centuries, from Hugh Antoine d'Arcy's "The Face on the Barroom Floor" to Phila Henrietta Chase's "Nobody’s Child," rich in rhythm and rhyme, filled with feelings and stories about love and war, ships and the sea, farms and family, life and death, heaven and hell. Introduction. Brief biographies of each poet. Alphabetical indexes of titles and first lines.
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Bibliographical Note Famous Poems from Bygone Days is a new anthology, first published by Dover Publications, Inc., in 1995.
As in my previous anthology, selections are arranged alphabetically by author, with brief introductions to each. Don't be ashamed of being pleased or amused ...
... thousands of poems admired by our forefathers that are not in either anthology. ... and huge anthologies that often have the word “gems” in their title.
They are here as the result of considerable research into old anthologies and private scrapbooks to identify those poems that most often caught the fancy of ...
ANONYMOUS THIS PLEASANT little lyric turns up in dozens of pre-1900 anthologies, never with a byline. Where the editors found it, who knows?
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When I saw this book, I had to ask myself whether I would have bought it had it been by someone other than Martin Gardner? And would it be a better book if someone else had written it? Interesting ... Ler crítica na íntegra