This essential companion to Granger's Index to Poetry fills a long-felt need among reference librarians, teachers, and scholars for a comprehensive index to the last lines of English-language poetry. It indexes approx. 174,000 poems written in English or translated into English. Published in two volumes, this set contains the contents of all 405 anthologies indexed in Granger's 8th edition plus classic older anthologies no longer indexed in recent editions of Granger's, plus significant new anthologies published since 1985 which are not indexed anywhere else. Two volumes.
Covering approximately 174,000 poems written or translated in English, this volume indexes each poem by title and last line, author, and key word. Unique to Last Lines is the key word index that enables researchers who recall only a single memorable word of a poem to identify and locate it.