Web Links – Classic Children’s Poets
These are links to websites of classic children’s poets.
- Blake, William
The poetry of William Blake.
- Carroll, Lewis - Poems from Alice in Wonderland
Poems from Alice in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass.
- Carroll, Lewis - The Hunting of the Snark
The Hunting of the Snark - an Agony in Eight Fits
- Field, Eugene
Selected poetry of Eugene Field, including "Wynken, Blynken and Nod."
- Gilbert, W.S.
The Bab Ballads - Poems by W.S. Gilbert, originally published in the magazine Fun under his pen-name, "Bab."
- Keary, Maud
Enchanted Tulips and Other Verses for Children
- Lear, Edward
The Edward Lear Home Page - Edward Lear's Nonsense Poetry and Art
- Mother Goose
The Mother Goose Pages - One of the most comprehensive collections of Mother Goose nursery rhymes anywhere on the Internet.
- Nash, Ogden
A large collection of Ogden Nash's poems, including The Tale of Custard the Dragon and several of his animal and insect poems.
- Service, Robert W.
A collection of the poems of Robert W. Service, including "The Cremation of Sam McGee" and "The Shooting of Dan McGrew."