American Poetry
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links to works containing poems, criticism or biography of the poet - from Ebook Central unless otherwise noted.   Books from the Internet Archive may require a (free) account for online check out
Resources for Individual American Poets
African American Poetry Collections at Ebook Central
Native American Poetry Collections at Ebook Central
General Collections from Multiple Eras, History & Criticism 
(search within book or use index to see if your poet is included)
Classic Writings on Poetry
Early Modern Women and the Poem
Contemporary American Ethnic Poets    (the Internet Archive)
Every Goodbye Ain't Gone : An Anthology of Innovative Poetry by African Americans
A History of American Poetry
Invisible Fences : Prose Poetry as a Genre in French and American Literature
Lectures on American literature
The Princeton Encyclopedia of Poetry and Poetics : Fourth Edition
Songs of Ourselves : The Uses of Poetry in America
The Cambridge Introduction to Twentieth-Century American Poetry
A Companion to Twentieth-Century Poetry
Twentieth-Century American Poetry
Poetic Argument : Studies in Modern Poetry
COLONIAL Period (17th century-1830) Collections, History & Criticism:
American Elegy : The Poetry of Mourning from the Puritans to Whitman
The American Puritan Elegy : A Literary and Cultural Study
Authority and Female Authorship in Colonial America
The Daemon Knows : Literary Greatness and the American Sublime
Early American Poetry : Selections from Bradstreet, Taylor, Dwight, Freneau, and Bryant
Empowering Words : Outsiders and Authorship in Early America
Producing Women's Poetry, 1600–1730 : Text and Paratext, Manuscript and Print
Revolutionary Writers : Literature and Authority in the New Republic, 1725-1810
Spiritual Interrogations : Culture, Gender, and Community in Early African American Women's Writing
ROMANTIC Period (1830-1870) Collections, History & Criticism:
American Elegy : The Poetry of Mourning from the Puritans to Whitman
Poems for the Millennium, Volume Three : The UC Book of Romantic and Postromantic Poetry
REALISM & NATIONAL Period (1870-1910)  Collections, History & Criticism:
The African American Roots of Modernism : From Reconstruction to the Harlem Renaissance
 
MODERNIST Period (1910-1945)  Collections, History & Criticism:
The African American Roots of Modernism : From Reconstruction to the Harlem Renaissance
Aphrodite's Daughters : Three Modernist Poets of the Harlem Renaissance
The Art of Twentieth-Century American Poetry : Modernism and After
The Cambridge Introduction to Modernist Poetry
Beleaguered Poets and Leftist Critics : Stevens, Cummings, Frost, and Williams in The 1930s
A Companion to Modernist Poetry
How Did Poetry Survive? : The Making of Modern American Verse
Modernism and Democracy : Literary Culture 1900-1930
Modernist Women Poets : An Anthology
Poetry of the Possible : Spontaneity, Modernism, and the Multitude
Red Modernism : American Poetry and the Spirit of Communism
CONTEMPORARY Period (1910-1945)  Collections, History & Criticism:
 

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