Poems by Edgar Allan Poe

Poems by Edgar Allan Poe

Romance, by Edgar Allan Poe

Romance, who loves to nod and sing,
With drowsy head and folded wing,
Among the green leav...

Silence, by Edgar Allan Poe

There are some qualities some incorporate things,
That have a double life, which thus is mad...

The Sleeper, by Edgar Allan Poe

At midnight, in the month of June,
I stand beneath the mystic moon.
An opiate vapor, dewy, ...

Song, by Edgar Allan Poe

I saw thee on thy bridal day
When a burning blush came o'er thee,
Though happiness around the...

Sonnet — to Science, by Edgar Allan Poe

Science! True daughter of Old Time thou art!
Who alterest all things with thy peering eyes.

Spirits of the Dead, by Edgar Allan Poe

Thy soul shall find itself alone
'Mid dark thoughts of the gray tombstone
Not one, of all t...

Tamerlane, by Edgar Allan Poe

Kind solace in a dying hour!
Such, father, is not (now) my theme
I will not madly deem that p...

To ——, by Edgar Allan Poe

I heed not that my earthly lot
Hathlittle of Earth in it
That years of love have been forgot

To ——, by Edgar Allan Poe

The bowers whereat, in dreams, I see
The wantonest singing birds,   Are lipsand all th...

To F——, by Edgar Allan Poe

Beloved! Amid the earnest woes
That crowd around my earthly path
(Drear path, alas! Where grow...

To Frances S. Osgood, by Edgar Allan Poe

Thou wouldst be loved?then let thy heart
From its present pathway part not;
Being everything ...

To Helen, by Edgar Allan Poe

I saw thee onceonce onlyyears ago:
I must not say how manybut not many.
It was a July midnigh...

To Helen (II),by Edgar Allan Poe

Helen, thy beauty is to me
Like those Nicean barks of yore,
That gently, o'er a perfumed se...

To Mary Louise (Shew),by Edgar Allan Poe

Not long ago, the writer of these lines,
In the mad pride of intellectuality,
Maintained "...

To My Mother, by Edgar Allan Poe

Because I feel that, in the Heavens above,
The angels, whispering to one another,
Can find...