Each volume of Poetry for Students provides analysis of approximately 20 poems that teachers and librarians have identified as the most frequently studied in literature courses.
Some of the poems covered in this volume include:
"Bright Star! Would I Were Steadfast as Thou Art" by John Keats
"Eating Poetry" by Mark Strand
"Old Ironsides" by Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Trouble with Math in a One-Room Country School" by Jane Kenyon
"War Is Kind" by Stephen Crane
You may also be interested in For Students Online - the complete For Students Collection in eBook format.
"The elaborate system used in Poetry for Students can work not just for the pupil but for the general readers as well. There is much to learn and enjoy in Poetry for Students." -- ARBA (American Reference Books Annual) 1999