Famous Poems from Bygone Days - Martin Gardner

Famous Poems from Bygone Days

By Martin Gardner

  • Release Date: 2013-02-20
  • Genre: Fiction & Literature


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.