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100 Great Poets of the English Language

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ISBN-10: 0321198670

ISBN-13: 9780321198679

Edition: 2005

Authors: Dana Gioia

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List price: $57.20
Copyright year: 2005
Publisher: Pearson Education
Publication date: 9/7/2004
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 592
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.298
Language: English

Preface
Beowulf Poet (8th Century)
Grendel Attacks
Battle with Grendel
Beowulf's Burial
Geoffrey Chaucer (c. 1340-1400)
General Prologue to the Canterbury Tales
Prologue to the Wife of Bath's Tale
Merciless Beauty
Sir Thomas Wyatt (1503-1542)
The Lover Complaineth the Unkindness of His Love
Stand Whoso List
They Flee from Me
Whoso List to Hunt
Edmund Spenser (c. 1552-1599)
FROM Amoretti
The Rolling Wheele that Runneth often Round (#18)
Like as a Huntsman After Weary Chase (#67)
One Day I Wrote Her Name Upon the Strand (#75)
Prothalamion
Sir Philip Sidney (1554-1586)
FROM Astrophil and Stella
Loving in Truth, and Fain in Verse My Love to Show (#1)
With How Sad Steps, O Moon, Thou Climb'st the Skies (#31)
Come Sleep, Oh Sleep, the Certain Knot of Peace (#39)
Leave me, O Love
My True Love Hath My Heart
Christopher Marlowe (1564-1593)
Elegia V
The Passionate Shepherd to His Love
Faustus to Helen of Troy (FROM Doctor Faustus.)
The End of Doctor Faustus (FROM Doctor Faustus.)
William Shakespeare (1564-1616)
When daisies pied and violets blue
When icicles hang by the wall
Shall I compare thee to a summer's day? (#18)
When, in Disgrace with Fortune and Men's Eyes (#29)
When to the sessions of sweet silent thought (#30)
Not marble, nor the gilded monuments (#55)
That time of year thou mayst in me behold (#73)
Let me not to the marriage of true minds (#116)
My mistress' eyes are nothing like the sun (#130)
When my love swears that she is made of truth (#138)
Poor soul, the center of my sinful earth (#146)
Fear No More the Heat o' the Sun
Full fathom five thy father lies
John Donne (1572-1631)
Batter my heart, three-personed God, for You
Death be not proud
A Valediction: Forbidding Mourning
At the Round Earth's Imagined Corners
The Ecstasy
The Flea
Song: Go and Catch a Falling Star
The Good-Morrow
Song: Sweetest Love, I Do Not Goe
Ben Jonson (1572-1637)
Slow, slow, fresh fount, keep time with my salt tears
On My First Son
Still to Be Neat
To Celia (Drink to Me Only with Thine Eyes)
Song: To Celia (I)
Mary Sidney Wroth (1587?-1623?)from Urania
Am I Thus Conquer'd?In This Strange Labyrinth
When Night's Blacke Mantle
You Blessed Stars
Robert Herrick (1591-1674)
Corinna's Going A-Maying
Delight in Disorder
Upon Julia's Clothes
To Anthea, Who May Command Him Any Thing
To Virgins to Make Much of Time
George Herbert (1593-1633)
Affliction (IV)
The Collar
Easter Wings
Love (III)
The Pulley
Virtue
John Milton (1608-1674)
Lycidas
On Shakespeare
When I consider How My Light is Spent
Methought I saw My late EspousTd Saint
Anne Bradstreet (c. 1612-1672)
The Author to Her Book
Before the Birth of One of her Children
To My Dear and Loving Husband
Andrew Marvell (1621-1678)
The Definition o