Pre-20th Century Poems


ONLY poems listed here or in the current printed anthology are eligible for the 2013-2014 Poetry Out Loud competition. More information here.

I Hear America Singing

By Walt Whitman

I Remember, I Remember

By Thomas Hood

I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud

By William Wordsworth

The Idler

By Alice Moore Dunbar-Nelson

In a London Drawingroom

By George Eliot

In the Desert

By Stephen Crane

In School-days

By John Greenleaf Whittier