Pre-20th Century Poems


ONLY poems listed here or in the current printed anthology are eligible for the 2014-2015 Poetry Out Loud competition. More information here.

The Ocean

By Nathaniel Hawthorne


By Arthur O'Shaughnessy

Ode on a Grecian Urn

By John Keats

Ode on Solitude

By Alexander Pope

Old Ironsides

By Oliver Wendell Holmes

On a Drop of Dew

By Andrew Marvell

On An Unsociable Family

By Elizabeth Hands
1 of 2