The Columbia Granger's World of Poetry

Use this resource to answer questions like:

  • Who are some Medieval poets?
  • I need a poem about sports.
  • What poem contains the line "a terrible beauty is born"?
  • I need some examples of Italian poetry.

Read 250,000 of the most widely-read poems in the English language, as well as in Spanish, French, German, and Italian verse. Find poems by using words in the title, first line, last line or full text. Use the commentary feature to learn about a poem's historical context and the author's technique. Limit searches by subject, language, author's gender or nationality. Read current poetry from periodicals such as Poetry magazine, The Southern Review, and Poetry Northwest.

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