Pre-20th Century Poems


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

The Tables Turned

By William Wordsworth

Tall Ambrosia

By Henry David Thoreau

They Flee From Me

By Thomas Wyatt

Thou Art My Lute

By Paul Laurence Dunbar

Thoughtless Cruelty

By Charles Lamb

A Thousand Martyrs

By Aphra Behn

The Tide Rises, the Tide Falls

By Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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By Sarah Helen Whitman
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