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The Top 500 poems, edited by William Harmon

Label
The Top 500 poems
Title
The Top 500 poems
Statement of responsibility
edited by William Harmon
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The pop title is right out of Billboard (the publisher must think poetry needs all the crossover it can get), but the collection is quite terrific--not necessarily the greatest poems (best to avoid that can of worms), but the 500 English-language poems that have appealed most often to 400 contemporary editors, critics, and poets for inclusion in their own widely disparate anthologies, which were indexed in the Ninth Edition of The Columbia Granger's Index to Poetry. From the famous pre-Chaucerian, Anonymous (c.1250-c.1350), author of "Cuckoo Song", to Plath and Ginsberg, the only problem with this anthology will be putting it down
Related
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
821.008
Index
index present
LC call number
PR1175
LC item number
.C6417 1992
Literary form
poetry
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Harmon, William
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English poetry
  • American poetry
  • Poésie américaine
  • Poésie anglaise
  • Poésie anglaise
  • Poésie américaine
  • American poetry
  • English poetry
  • English poetry
  • English poetry
  • American poetry
Label
The Top 500 poems, edited by William Harmon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
This Is It! -- Anonymous (c.1250-c.1350) -- Cuckoo Song -- Geoffrey Chaucer (c.1340-1400) -- General Prologue to The Canterbury Tales -- Anonymous (c.1400-c.1600) -- Sir Patrick Spens -- Western Wind -- Edward, Edward -- Thomas the Rhymer -- The Wife of Usher's Well -- As You Came from the Holy Land of Walsingham -- Corpus Christi Carol -- The Three Ravens -- Tom o' Bedlam's Song -- Adam Lay I-bounden -- Lord Randal -- The Cherry-Tree Carol -- The Lord Is My Shepherd -- I Sing of a Maiden -- A Lyke-Wake Dirge -- My Love in Her Attire -- The Demon Lover -- Weep You No More, Sad Fountains -- The Unquiet Grave -- Waly, Waly -- John Skelton (1460?-1529) -- To Mistress Margaret Hussey -- Sir Thomas Wyatt (1503-1542) -- They Flee from Me That Sometime Did Me Seek -- The Lover Complaineth the Unkindness of His Love -- Whoso List to Hunt -- Walter Ralegh (1554?-1618) -- The Nymph's Reply to the Shepherd -- The Lie -- Even Such Is Time
Control code
ocm24793783
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxx, 1132 pages
Isbn
9780231080286
Lccn
91042239
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o24793783
  • (OCoLC)24793783
Label
The Top 500 poems, edited by William Harmon
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
This Is It! -- Anonymous (c.1250-c.1350) -- Cuckoo Song -- Geoffrey Chaucer (c.1340-1400) -- General Prologue to The Canterbury Tales -- Anonymous (c.1400-c.1600) -- Sir Patrick Spens -- Western Wind -- Edward, Edward -- Thomas the Rhymer -- The Wife of Usher's Well -- As You Came from the Holy Land of Walsingham -- Corpus Christi Carol -- The Three Ravens -- Tom o' Bedlam's Song -- Adam Lay I-bounden -- Lord Randal -- The Cherry-Tree Carol -- The Lord Is My Shepherd -- I Sing of a Maiden -- A Lyke-Wake Dirge -- My Love in Her Attire -- The Demon Lover -- Weep You No More, Sad Fountains -- The Unquiet Grave -- Waly, Waly -- John Skelton (1460?-1529) -- To Mistress Margaret Hussey -- Sir Thomas Wyatt (1503-1542) -- They Flee from Me That Sometime Did Me Seek -- The Lover Complaineth the Unkindness of His Love -- Whoso List to Hunt -- Walter Ralegh (1554?-1618) -- The Nymph's Reply to the Shepherd -- The Lie -- Even Such Is Time
Control code
ocm24793783
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxx, 1132 pages
Isbn
9780231080286
Lccn
91042239
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o24793783
  • (OCoLC)24793783

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