GREAT SONNETS ~ DOVER THRIFT EDITION PAPERBACK
Edited by Paul Negri, this collection contains over 170 English and American sonnets by more than 70 poets, from the Renaissance to the twentieth century. Included are Shakespeare’s Shall I Compare Thee to a Summer’s Day?, Milton’s On His Blindness, andWordsworth’s The World Is Too Much with Us. Plus poems by Spenser, Sidney, Burns, Blake, Byron, Longfellow, Tennyson, Poe, Swinburne, Wilde, E. A. Robinson, Dunbar, MacLeish, and many more.
p>Includes brief introductions to each poet and indexes of titles and first lines.
Lexile Measure: NP
©1994. 112 pages, 5 x 8 inches, paperback.