Language and Literature.
English Poetry 600-1900
contains the full text of over 175,000 poems by over 1,400 poets from British Commonwealth and ex-colonial countries, between the years 600 and 1900. This database contains the full text of over 4400 poetry collections listed in the New Cambridge Bibliography of English Literature
. Many of these collections are rare books, unavailable in print form. The database includes the works of writers listed as poets, writers whose main entry appears under another genre but who are cross-referenced to poetry and a few additional writers of poetry not cross-referenced. Works in English of Welsh, Scottish, and Irish poets are included. The full-text and any relevant accompanying text written by the poet.
For modern English poetry, see 20th Century English Poetry.
Dates of Coverage:
ProQuest / Chadwyck-Healey.
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Now offered as part of the American and English Literature Collection.
This information updated: 2011-04-18