The Oxford Book of American Verse

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THE Oxford Book of American Verse

Chosen and with an Introduction by F. O. Matthiessen

New York Oxford University Press

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Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • Introduction ix
  • Contents xxxv
  • Anne Bradstreet 3
  • 2 - The Author to Her Book 5
  • 3 - The Flesh and the Spirit 6
  • Philip Freneau 1752-1832 13
  • Joel Barlow 1754-1812 32
  • William Cullen Bryant 41
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson 1803-1882 49
  • Henry Wadsworth Longfellow 1807-1882 113
  • John Greenleaf Whittier 1807-1892 152
  • Oliver Wendell Holmes 1809-1894 191
  • Edgar Allan Poe 1809-1849 198
  • James Russell Lowell 1819-1891 250
  • Emily Dickinson 1830-1886 413
  • William Vaughn Moody 1869-1910 444
  • Edgar Lee Masters 1869-1950 510
  • Trumbull Stickney 1874-1904 523
  • Amy Lowell 1874-1925 529
  • Carl Sandburg 538
  • Vachel Lindsay 603
  • Wallace Stevens B. 1879 625
  • Ezra Pound B. 1885 705
  • Marianne Moore B. 1887 740
  • Robinson Jeffers B. 1887 776
  • John Crowe Ransom B. 1888 798
  • Conrad Aiken B. 1889 862
  • John Peale Bishop 1892-1944 878
  • Archibald Macleish B. 1892 892
  • E. E. Cummings B. 1894 919
  • Hart Crane 1899-1932 960
  • Allen Tate B. 1899 995
  • Robert Penn Warren B. 1905 *
  • Karl Shapiro B. 1913 *
  • 550 - Midnight Show *
  • Randall Jarrell B. 1914 1084
  • Robert Lowell *
  • Bibliographical Note 1107
  • Index of Authors 1117
  • Index of First Lines 1119
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