Poetry

New Releases

icon Subscribe to feed

Browse

Best Selling

New Releases

Our Selection

Awards

 

Category

Delete Poetry

 

In category

Contemporary poetry (6)

Modern (<1799) (5)

XIXth century (2)

Epic poetry (1)

XXth century (<1945) (1)

Ancient History (1)

Middle Age (1)

 

Language

English (6365)

French (588)

German (505)

Spanish (580)

Italian (365)

 

Protection

All (6365)

DRM Free (423)

DRM (5933)

More options

Paradise Lost

by John Milton

Milton's great 17th-century epic draws upon Bible stories and classical mythology to explore the meaning of existence, as understood by people of the Western world. Its roots lie in the Genesis account of the...


Faust

by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Goethe’s two-part dramatic work, Faust, based on a traditional theme, and finally completed in 1831, is an exploration of that restless intellectual and emotional urge which found its fullest expression in...


The Canterbury Tales

by Geoffrey Chaucer

In The Canterbury Tales Chaucer created one of the great touchstones of English literature, a masterly collection of chivalric romances, moral allegories and low farce. A story-telling competition between a...


The Defeat of Youth and Other Poems

by Aldous Huxley

A collection of poems first published in 1918.


Leda

by Aldous Huxley

Aldous Huxley sent his brother a copy of “Leda” in response to Julian’s letter announcing his engagement to Juliette Baillot. Tech-nically the story of an adultery, it made an odd engagement present…...


Planetary Journeys

by Angela Herrick

When in love . . .

 

The heart wishes to be full.

 

Love wishes to take her place.

 

Nothing better is what comes from loving hearts . . .

 

Love always shows her truth and power. In Planetary Journeys, Angela Herrick...


The Complete Walt Whitman: Drum-Taps, Leaves of Grass, Patriotic Poems, Complete Prose Works, The Wound Dresser, Letters (A to Z Classics)

by Walt Whitman & Anne Gilchrist

With A to Z Classics, discover or rediscover all the classics of literature.

Contains Active Table of Contents (HTML)

Walt Whitman is widely regarded as one of the greats of American literature, despite causing...


Poems

by George Eliot

As if a strong, delightful water that we knew only as a river appeared in the character of a fountain; as if one whom we had wondered at as a good walker or inexhaustible pedestrian, began to dance; as if Mr....


Gallimaufry

by Antony Fawcus

A gallimaufry is a medley of things, originally a culinary term for a stew. One could equally call it a hash, a potpourri or even a hotchpotch. Whichever term you choose, I hope you enjoy this particular recipe,...


Augury: Poems

by Eric Pankey

"Eric Pankey's poems gleam with authenticity."-Chase Twichell


Edgar Allan Poe: The Complete Tales and Poems

by Edgar Allan Poe

This book contains the complete Edgar Allan Poe’s tales and poems —over 135 works— in the chronological order of their original publication. Some of the most notable are: Tales: • "The Fall of the House...


The Complete Works of Shakespeare

by William Shakespeare

This collection gathers together the works by William Shakespeare in a single, convenient, high quality, and extremely low priced Kindle volume! The Comedies: A Midsummer Night's Dream All's Well That Ends Well...


Leaves of Grass

by Walt Whitman

In 1855, Walt Whitman published — at his own expense — the first edition of Leaves of Grass, a visionary volume of twelve poems. Showing the influence of a uniquely American form of mysticism known as Transcendentalism,...


The Souls of Black Folk

by W. E. B. Du Bois

This landmark book is a founding work in the literature of black protest. W. E. B. Du Bois (1868–1963) played a key role in developing the strategy and program that dominated early 20th-century black protest...


Oscar Wilde: The Complete Collection

by Oscar Wilde

This ebook contains all of Oscar Wilde's plays (including the fragments), his only novel, his fairy tales and short stories, the poems, all of his essays, lectures, reviews, and other newspaper articles, based...


Wild Embers

by Nikita Gill

"You cannot burn away

What has always been aflame"

Wild Embers explores the fire that lies within every soul, weaving words around ideas of feeling at home in your own skin, allowing yourself to heal, and learning...


Odyssey

by Homer

Odysseus has been away from Ithaca, the Greek city-state under his rule, for ten years while fighting in the Trojan War. After the fall of Troy, Odysseus begins the long journey home to his wife and son; however,...


Thousands

by Lightsey Darst

Praise for Lightsey Darst:

"This is a vital poetry of the Deep South ripe with bones, blood and bogs, Snow Whites, Gretels and debutantes all stirred into a harrowing stew of lust, dusk and summer." —New York...


Wild Beauty: New and Selected Poems

by Ntozake Shange

From the poet, novelist, and cultural icon behind the award-winning and celebrated Broadway play, for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf, comes an evocative and moving bilingual...


Tribute To An Unknown Soldier

by GEORGE BOSTON RHYNES

Tribute To An Unknown Soldier was published as a poem in 1984 and only a limited edition was sold as a plaque or in a special frame by the Author. This epic story written in an allegorical setting has been reformatted...