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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Hundreds of “speakers” were published, many illustrated with amusing photographs of men and women in elocutionary poses. Before free verse took over, ...
An illustrated twelve-page edition of the poem, titled Somebody's Mother, was printed in Bavaria and distributed in America by Dutton in 1891.
An Episode of City Life (1857), with illustrations by Augustus Hoppin. The poem was widely reprinted in America, England and France.
... and Brothers published Carleton's poor-house poems in Over the Hill to the Poor-House (1904), a book illustrated with eight plates by W. E. Mears.
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