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-- Lines 9–16, "Pikes Peak", the original name of Katharine Lee Bates' poem, first published on July 4 and later set to music and known as "America the Beautiful"

List of years in poetry (table)
In literature
O beautiful for pilgrim feet
Whose stern impassion'd stress
A thoroughfare for freedom beat
Across the wilderness.
America! America!
God mend thine ev'ry flaw,
Confirm thy soul in self-control,
Thy liberty in law.

Nationality words link to articles with information on the nation's poetry or literature (for instance, Irish or France).


Oscar Wilde's arrest and convictionEdit

Other eventsEdit

Works published in EnglishEdit


United KingdomEdit

United StatesEdit

Other in EnglishEdit

Works published in other languagesEdit

Awards and honorsEdit


Death years link to the corresponding "[year] in poetry" article:


Birth years link to the corresponding "[year] in poetry" article:

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ Holland, Merlin, ed. (2003). The Complete Works of Oscar Wilde. London: Harper Collins. p. 300. ISBN 0-00-714436-9.
  2. ^ Holland, Merlin (2003). Irish Peacock & Scarlet Marquess: The Real Trial of Oscar Wilde. London: Fourth Estate. p. 300. ISBN 0-00-715418-6.
  3. ^ "Oscar Fingal O'Fflahartie Wills Wilde, Alfred Waterhouse Somerset Taylor, Sexual Offences ... 20th May 1895". The Proceedings of the Old Bailey. April 2013. Retrieved 2014-11-24.
  4. ^ "Chronology". Journals: Captain Scott's last expedition. Oxford University Press. 2005. p. lvii. ISBN 978-0-19-280333-7. Retrieved 2011-04-04.
  5. ^ a b "Bliss Carman". Canadian Poetry. UWO: Canadian Poetry Press. Retrieved 2014-11-24.
  6. ^ a b Gerson, Carole Gerson; Davies, Gwendolyn, eds. (1994). Canadian Poetry from the Beginnings Through the First World War. Toronto: McClelland & Stewart NCL.
  7. ^ Porter, Joy; Roemer, Kenneth M. (2005). The Cambridge Companion to Native American Literature. Cambridge University Press. p. 29. ISBN 978-0-521-82283-1.
  8. ^ a b Gustafson, Ralph (1967). The Penguin Book of Canadian Verse (Revised ed.). Baltimore, Maryland: Penguin Books.
  9. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n Cox, Michael, ed. (2004). The Concise Oxford Chronology of English Literature. Oxford University Press. ISBN 0-19-860634-6.
  10. ^ a b c d e f g Ludwig, Richard M.; Nault, Clifford A. Jr. (1986). "Preface". Annals of American Literature: 1602–1983. New York: Oxford University Press. p. vi. If the title page is one year later than the copyright date, we used the latter since publishers frequently postdate books published near the end of the calendar year.
  11. ^ Gokak, Vinayak Krishna (1970). The Golden Treasury Of Indo-Anglian Poetry (1828-1965) (1st ed.). New Delhi: Sahitya Akademi (2006 reprint). p. 313. ISBN 81-260-1196-3. Retrieved 2010-08-06.
  12. ^ a b "José Santos Chocano". Jaume University. Archived from the original on 2012-08-23. Retrieved 2012-08-29.
  13. ^ "Poet Francis Jammes (1868-1938)". The Poetry Foundation. Archived from the original on 2009-09-03. Retrieved 2009-08-30.CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link) 2009-09-03.
  14. ^ Chisholm, Hugh, ed. (1911). "Mendès, Catulle" . Encyclopædia Britannica. 18 (11th ed.). Cambridge University Press. p. 124.
  15. ^ Paniker, Ayyappa (1992). "Modern Malayalam Literature". In George, K. M. (ed.). Modern Indian Literature: an Anthology. Sahitya Akademi. pp. 231–255. Retrieved 2009-01-10.
  16. ^ a b Das, Sisir Kumar (1995). "A Chronology of Literary Events, 1911–1956". In Das, Sisir Kumar; et al. (eds.). History of Indian Literature, 1911–1956: struggle for freedom: triumph and tragedy. 2. Sahitya Akademi. ISBN 978-81-7201-798-9. Retrieved 2008-12-23.
  17. ^ McGowran, Katharine (2004). "Bevington , Louisa Sarah (1845–1895)". Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (Online ed.). Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/38380. Retrieved 2014-11-24. (subscription or UK public library membership required)