|Art is that lovely corporeal body with which man endowers the spirit of goodness and the thought of truth.|
|—The Purpose of Poetry.|
The World’s Best Poetry
Bliss Carman, Editor-in-Chief
These 2,287 selections are classified into 9 volumes and subcategorized by expert poetic editors who introduce each one with an insightful essay.
PHILADELPHIA: JOHN D. MORRIS & CO., 1904
NEW YORK: BARTLEBY.COM, 2012