The Albatross of Living Verse, English and American Poetry from the 13th Century to the Present Day, Louis Untermeyer, 1933


Signed, leather binding from Sotheran, Sackville St London.

Includes selected poems by :
Geoffrey Chaucer (1340?-1400)
John Skelton (1460-1529)
Stephen Hawes (?-1523?)
Henry VIII (1491-1547)
Thomas Wyatt (1503-1542)
Nicholas Breton (1548?-1626?)
Edmund Spenser (1552?-1599)
John Lyly (1553?-1606)
Philip Seiney (1554-1586)
Thomas Lodge (1558?-1625)
George Peele (1558-1597?)
Robert Southwell (1561-1595)
Samuel Daniel (1562-1619)
Michael Drayton (1563-1631)
William Shakespeare (1564-1616)
Christopher Marlowe (1564-1593)
Thomas Campion (1567-1620)
Henry Wotton (1568-1639)
John Davies (1569-1626)
Ben Jonson (1572-1637)
Thomas Heywood (1573?-1641)
John Donne (1573-1631)
Thomas Dekker (1570-1641 ?)
Richard Barnefield (1574-1627)
John Marston (1575?-1634)
John Fletcher (1579-1625)
John Webster (15803-1625?)
Richard Corbet (1 582-1635)
Francis Beaumont (1584-1616)
George Wither (1588-1667)
Robert Herrick (1591-1674)
Henry King (1592-1669)
George Herbert (1593-1633)
Anne, Countess of Winchelsea (1661-1720)
Matthew Prior (1664-1721)
Alexander Pope (1688-1744)
Thomas Gray (1716-1771)
William Collins (1721-1759)
William Blake (1757-1827)
William Wordsworth (1770-1850)
Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822)
John Keats (1795-1821)
Ralph Waldo Emerson (A 1803-1882)
Edgar Allan Poe (A 1809-1849)
Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1806-1861)
Emily Dickinson (A 1830-1886)
Christina Georgina Rossetti (1830-1894)
T. S. Eliot (A 1888-)
Edna St. Vincent Millav (A 1892-)
E. E. Cummings (A 1894-)

As well as many others!

Binding sound, light wear to edges and occasional small spot on pages. Overall in gifting condition.

A wonderful collection of important poetry in lovely binding.

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