Online Poetry Anthology

A repository for poems old and new (but all in the public domain).

Online Poetry Anthology

A collection of friendly poems that can be used for copywork, narration, dictation, memorization, development of language skills, and appreciation of art.




William Lisle Bowles (1762–1850)


Susan Coolidge (Sarah Chauncey Woolsey) (1835–1905)


Henry Coyle


Emily Dickinson (1830–1886)


Irving Sydney Dix (1880–1948)


Michael Drayton


Robert Frost (1874–1963)


Sarah Josepha Buell Hale (1788–1879)


Felicia Dorothea Hemans (1793–1835)


Mary Howitt (1799–1888)


Jean Ingelow (1820–1897)


Sarah Orne Jewett (1849–1909)


Edward Lear (1812–1888)


Clement C. Moore (1779–1863)


Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807–1882)


James Russell Lowell (1819–1891)


Robert Louis Stevenson (1850–1894)


Susan Hartley Swett


Alfred, Lord Tennyson (1809–1892)


Ernest Lawrence Thayer (1863–1940)


William Wordsworth (1770–1850)