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Poet who used only lower case letters

e.e. cummings

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First U.S. poet laureate

Robert Penn Warren

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The Harlem Poet

Langston Hughes

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Who wrote the poem _Don Juan_?

Lord Byron

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Who wrote the poem _Old Ironsides_?

Oliver Wendell Holmes

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Who wrote the poem _Daffodils_?

William Wordsworth

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Who wrote the poem _Bells and Pomegranates_?

Robert Browning

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Who wrote the poem _I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings_?

Maya Angelou

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Who wrote the poem _The Pied Piper of Hamelin_?

Robert Browning

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Who wrote the poem _To a Louse_?

Robert Burns

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Canadian Poet's school

School of Montreal

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Plowman Poet or The Scottish Poet

Robert Burns

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Poet who read at JFK's inauguration

Robert Frost

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Who wrote the poem _La Belle Dame Sans Merci_?

John Keats

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Who wrote the poem _To a Skylark_?

Percy Bysshe Shelly

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Who wrote the poem _Annabell Lee_?

Edgar Allen Poe

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Poet who read at Clinton's inauguration

Maya Angelou

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Mussolini friend who died in an asylum

Ezra Pound

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Who wrote the poem _John Brown's Body_?

Stephen Vincent Benet

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Who wrote the poem _The Bells_?

Edgar Allen Poe

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Who wrote the poem _Howl_?

Allen Ginsberg

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Who wrote the poem _Idylls of the King_?

Alfred Lord Tennyson

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Who wrote the poem _When the Frost is on the Punkin_?

James Whitcomb Riley

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Who wrote the poem _Tales of Wayside Inn_?

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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Who wrote the poem _The Faerie Queen_?

Edmund Spencer

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Who wrote the poem _Tinturn Abbey_?

William Wordsworth

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Who wrote the poem _Little Boy Blue_?

Eugene Field

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Who wrote the poem _Ariel_?

Percy Bysshe Shelly

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Who wrote the poem _Songs of Innocence_?

William Blake

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Who wrote the poem _Mending Wall_?

Robert Frost

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Who wrote the poem _Tamberlane_?

Edgar Allen Poe

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Who wrote the poem _Ode on a Grecian Urn_?

John Keats

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Who wrote the poem _The Raven_?

Edgar Allen Poe

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Who wrote the poem _The Song of Hiawatha_?

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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Who wrote the poem _Lady of the Lake_?

Sir Walter Scott

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Who wrote the poem _Thanatopsis_?

William Cullen Bryant

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Who wrote the poem _There Will Come Soft Rains_?

Sara Teasdale

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Number of lines in a sonnet

Fourteen

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Who wrote the poem _Jabberwocky_?

Lewis Carroll

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Who wrote the poem _O Captain My Captain_?

Walt Whitman

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Who wrote _Sonnets from the Portuguese_?

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

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Who wrote the poem _The Arsenal at Springfield_?

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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Who wrote the poem _I Never Saw a Moor_?

Emily Dickenson

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Who wrote the poem _Death Be Not Proud_?

John Donne

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Who wrote the poem _The Pisan Cantos_?

Ezra Pound

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Who wrote the poem _The Rape of the Lock_?

Alexander Pope

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Who wrote the poem _Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard_?

Thomas Grey

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The Ode Poet

John Keats

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Welsh Poet

Dylan Thomas

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Who wrote the poem _The New Colossus_?

Emma Lazarus

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Who wrote the poem _Evangeline_?

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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Limerick writer - 1870's

Edward Lear

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Who wrote the poem _Gunga Din_?

Rudyard Kipling

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Earliest known poem - 3rd millenium B.C. mesopotamia

_The Epic of Gilgamesh_

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Who wrote the poem _The Lake Isle at Innisfree_?

William Butler Yeats

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Lake Poet

William Wordsworth

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Who wrote the poem _The Waste Land_?

T.S. Eliot

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Who wrote the poem _To Helen_?

Edgar Allen Poe

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Edda poetry comes from this country

Iceland

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Who wrote the poem _No Man is an Island_?

John Donne

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U.S. Poet of the Beat generation

Allen Ginsberg

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"Old Possum"

T.S. Eliot

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Who wrote the poem _The Chambered Nautilus_?

Oliver Wendell Holmes

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Who wrote _Lyrical Ballads_?

William Wordsworth and Samuel Taylor Coleridge

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Who wrote the poem _Kubla Khan_?

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

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Who wrote the poem _Snowbound_?

John Greenleaf Whittier

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Quaker Poet

John Greenleaf Whittier

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Who wrote the poem _Leaves of Grass_?

Walt Whitman

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Who wrote the poem _Tam O' Shanter_?

Robert Burns

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Who wrote the poem _Fog_?

Carl Sandburg

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Who wrote the poem _The Road to Mandalay_?

Rudyard Kipling

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New Hampshire or New England Poet

Robert Frost

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Who wrote the poem _The Lays of Ancient Rome_?

Thomas Macaulay

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Who wrote the poem _Song of Myself_?

Walt Whitman

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Who wrote the poem _Prometheus Unbound_?

Percy Bysshe Shelly

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Who wrote the poem _My Last Duchess_?

Robert Browning

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Who wrote the poem _She Walks in Beauty_?

Lord Byron

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Who wrote the poem _A Love Letter to Her Husband_?

Anne Bradstreet

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Who wrote the poem _If_?

Rudyard Kipling

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Who wrote the poem _Auld Lang Syne_?

Robert Burns

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American Colonies first female poet

Anne Bradstreet

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Who wrote the poem _The Harp Weaver_?

Edna St. Vincent Millay

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Who wrote the poem _The Village Blacksmith_?

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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Who wrote the poem _On His Blindness_?

John Milton

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Who wrote the poem _The Rime of the Ancient Mariner_?

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

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Persian Poet (11th Century)

Omar Khayyam

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Who wrote the poem _Love Songs_?

Sara Teasdale

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Who wrote the poem _The Wreck of the Hesperus_?

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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"The Altar" Poet

George Herbert

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Who wrote the poem _The Road Not Taken_?

Robert Frost

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The Belle of Amherst

Emily Dickenson

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Who wrote the poem _A Visit From St. Nicholas_?

Clement Moore

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Who wrote the poem _Under Milkwood_?

Dylan Thomas

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Who wrote the poem _Assurance_?

Emily Dickenson

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Who wrote the poem _Casey at the Bat_?

Ernest Thayer

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Who wrote the poem _The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere_?

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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"A Second Johnson"

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

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Who wrote the poem _The Tyger_?

William Blake

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Who wrote _Spoon River Anthology_?

Edgar Lee Masters

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Who wrote the poem _Crossing the Brooklyn Ferry_?

Walt Whitman

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Who wrote the poem _To a Mouse_?

Robert Burns

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Who wrote the poem _Aurora Leigh_?

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

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Who wrote the poem _America the Beautiful_?

Kathy Lee Bates

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Who wrote the poem _Pippa Passes_?

Robert Browning

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Perceval Lowell's sister

Amy Lowell

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Who wrote the poem _What's O'Clock_?

Amy Lowell

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Who wrote the poem _Strange Victory_?

Sara Teasdale

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Who wrote the poem _Ode on Melancholy_?

John Keats

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Who wrote the poem _Trees_?

Joyce Kilmer

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Who wrote the poem _The Walrus and the Carpenter_?

Lewis Carroll

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Who wrote the poem _Crossing the Bar_?

Alfred Lord Tennyson

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Who wrote the poem _Ode to the West Wind_?

Percy Bysshe Shelly

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Who wrote the poem _Stopping by the Woods on a Snowy Evening_?

Robert Frost

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Who wrote the poem _Ode to a Nightengale_?

John Keats

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Limerick writer for _The New Yorker_

Ogden Nash

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Who wrote the poem _Battle Hymn of the Republic_?

Julia Ward Howe

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Who wrote the poem _Do Not Go Gentle into that Good Night_?

Dylan Thomas

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Who wrote the poem _Rubaiyat_?

Omar Khayyam

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Poets buried in same Roman cemetary

John Keats and Percy Bysshe Shelly

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English Poet who drowned at the age of 25

John Keats

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Who wrote the poem _Endymion_?

John Keats

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Who wrote the poem _The Wild Swans at Coole_?

William Butler Yeats