Poetry List of Poems by William Shakespeare

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List of popular poetry by William Shakespeare, listed alphabetically. William Shakespeare is one of the most famous poets of all time, having written hundreds of poems that have been enjoyed by people all over the world. William Shakespeare is known for various types of poetry, such as prose, limerick, haiku and various other types. If you're an aspiring poet or just a poetry lover than use this list of popular William Shakespeare poems to find a few that you've never read before.

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William Shakespeare - "A Lover's Complaint" is a narrative poem published as an appendix to the original edition of Shakespeare's Sonnets. It is given the title "A Lover's Complaint" in the book, ...more

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William Shakespeare - Sonnet 18, often alternately titled Shall I compare thee to a summer's day?, is one of the best-known of 154 sonnets written by the English playwright and poet William Shakespeare. Part of the ...more

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William Shakespeare - Shakespeare's Sonnets is a book with the complete collection of the 154 sonnets of William Shakespeare.

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Sonnet 1 William Shakespeare - Sonnet 1 is one of 154 sonnets written by the English playwright and poet William Shakespeare. It is a procreation sonnet within the Fair Youth sequence.

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Sonnet 10 William Shakespeare - Sonnet 10 is one of 154 sonnets written by the English playwright and poet William Shakespeare. It is a procreation sonnet within the Fair Youth sequence. In the sonnet, Shakespeare uses a ...more

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Sonnet 100 William Shakespeare - Sonnet 100 is one of 154 sonnets written by the English playwright and poet William Shakespeare. It is a member of the Fair Youth sequence, in which the poet expresses his love towards a young

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Sonnet 101 William Shakespeare - Sonnet 101 is one of 154 sonnets written by the English playwright and poet William Shakespeare. It is a member of the Fair Youth sequence, in which the poet expresses his love towards a young

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Sonnet 102 William Shakespeare - Sonnet 102, which can also be titled “My love is strengthened, though more week in seeming,” is one of 154 sonnets written by the English playwright and poet William Shakespeare. These sonnets ...more

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William Shakespeare - Sonnet 103 is one of 154 sonnets written by the English playwright and poet William Shakespeare. It is a member of the Fair Youth sequence, in which the poet expresses his love towards a young

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Sonnet 104 William Shakespeare - Sonnet 104 is one of 154 sonnets written by the English playwright and poet William Shakespeare. It is a member of the Fair Youth sequence, in which the poet expresses his love towards a young

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Sonnet 105 William Shakespeare - Sonnet 105 is one of 154 sonnets written by the English playwright and poet William Shakespeare.

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Sonnet 106 William Shakespeare - Sonnet 106 is one of 154 sonnets written by the English playwright and poet William Shakespeare. It is a member of the Fair Youth sequence, in which the poet expresses his love towards a young

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Sonnet 107 William Shakespeare - Sonnet 107 is one of 154 sonnets written by the English playwright and poet William Shakespeare. It is a member of the Fair Youth sequence, in which the poet expresses his love towards a young

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Sonnet 108 William Shakespeare - Sonnet 108 is one of 154 sonnets written by the English playwright and poet William Shakespeare. It is a member of the Fair Youth sequence, in which the poet expresses his love towards a young

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Sonnet 109 William Shakespeare - Sonnet 109 is one of 154 sonnets written by the English playwright and poet William Shakespeare. It's a member of the Fair Youth sequence, in which the poet expresses his love towards a young

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Sonnet 11 William Shakespeare - Sonnet 11 is one of 154 sonnets written by the English playwright and poet William Shakespeare. It is a procreation sonnet within the Fair Youth sequence. In the sonnet, the speaker reasons that ...more

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William Shakespeare - Sonnet 110 is one of 154 sonnets written by the English playwright and poet William Shakespeare. It is a member of the Fair Youth sequence, in which the poet expresses his love towards a young

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Sonnet 111 William Shakespeare - Sonnet 111 is one of 154 sonnets written by the English playwright and poet William Shakespeare. It is a member of the Fair Youth sequence, in which the poet expresses his love towards a young

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Sonnet 112 William Shakespeare - Sonnet 112 is one of 154 sonnets written by the English playwright and poet William Shakespeare. It is a member of the Fair Youth sequence, in which the poet expresses his love towards a young ...more

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Sonnet 113 William Shakespeare - Sonnet 113 is one of 154 sonnets written by the English playwright and poet William Shakespeare. It's a member of the Fair Youth sequence, in which the poet expresses his love towards a young

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Sonnet 114 William Shakespeare - Sonnet 114 is one of 154 sonnets written by the English playwright and poet William Shakespeare. It is a member of the Fair Youth sequence, in which the poet expresses his love towards a young

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Sonnet 115 William Shakespeare - Sonnet 115 is one of 154 sonnets written by the English playwright and poet William Shakespeare. It is a member of the Fair Youth sequence, in which the poet expresses his love towards a young

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William Shakespeare - Shakespeare's sonnet 116 was first published in 1609. Its structure and form are a typical example of the Shakespearean sonnet. The poet begins by stating he should not stand in the way of true ...more

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Sonnet 117 William Shakespeare - Shakespeare's sonnet 117 was first published in 1609. It uses similar imagery to Sonnet 116 and expands on the challenge in the closing couplet. Using legally resonant metaphors, the poet ...more

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Sonnet 118 William Shakespeare - Sonnet 118 is one of 154 sonnets written by the English playwright and poet William Shakespeare. It is a member of the Fair Youth sequence, in which the poet expresses his love towards a young

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Sonnet 119 William Shakespeare - Sonnet 119 is one of 154 sonnets written by the English playwright and poet William Shakespeare. It's a member of the Fair Youth sequence, in which the poet expresses his love towards a young

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Sonnet 12 William Shakespeare - Sonnet 12 is one of 154 sonnets written by the English playwright and poet William Shakespeare. It is a procreation sonnet within the Fair Youth sequence. In the sonnet, the poet goes through a ...more

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Sonnet 120 William Shakespeare - Sonnet 120 is one of 154 sonnets written by the English playwright and poet William Shakespeare. It's a member of the Fair Youth sequence, in which the poet expresses his love towards a young

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Sonnet 121 William Shakespeare - Sonnet 121 is one of 154 sonnets written by the English playwright and poet William Shakespeare. It is a member of the Fair Youth sequence, in which the poet expresses his love towards his young ...more

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Sonnet 122 William Shakespeare - Sonnet 122 is one of 154 sonnets written by the English playwright and poet William Shakespeare, and first published in 1609. It is a member of the Fair Youth sequence, in which the poet ...more

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Sonnet 123 William Shakespeare - Sonnet 123 is one of 154 sonnets written by the English playwright and poet William Shakespeare. It is a member of the Fair Youth sequence, in which the poet expresses his love towards a young

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Sonnet 124 William Shakespeare - Sonnet 124 is one of 154 sonnets written by the English playwright and poet William Shakespeare. It's a member of the Fair Youth sequence, in which the poet expresses his love towards a young

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Sonnet 125 William Shakespeare - Sonnet 125 is one of 154 sonnets written by the English playwright and poet William Shakespeare. It is a member of the Fair Youth sequence, in which the poet expresses his love towards a young

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Sonnet 126 William Shakespeare - Written in 1594, Sonnet 126 is one of 154 sonnets by the English playwright and poet William Shakespeare. It is the final member of the Fair Youth sequence, in which the poet shows how Time and ...more

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Sonnet 127 William Shakespeare - Sonnet 127 of Shakespeare's sonnets is the first of the Dark Lady sequence, called so because the poems make it clear that the speaker's mistress has black hair and eyes and dark skin. In this ...more

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Sonnet 128 William Shakespeare - Sonnet 128 is one of William Shakespeare's Sonnets.

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Sonnet 129 William Shakespeare - Sonnet 129 is a sonnet by William Shakespeare which focuses on lust.

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Sonnet 13 William Shakespeare - Sonnet 13 is one of 154 sonnets written by the English playwright and poet William Shakespeare. It is a procreation sonnet within the Fair Youth sequence. In the sonnet, the speaker declares his ...more

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Sonnet 130 William Shakespeare - Shakespeare's Sonnet 130 mocks the conventions of the showy and flowery courtly sonnets in its realistic portrayal of his mistress.

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Sonnet 131 William Shakespeare -

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Sonnet 132 William Shakespeare - Sonnet 132 is one of 154 sonnets written by the English playwright and poet William Shakespeare.

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Sonnet 133 William Shakespeare -

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Sonnet 134 William Shakespeare - In Shakespeare's Sonnet 134, the speaker confronts the mistress after learning that she has seduced the Fair Youth.

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Sonnet 135 William Shakespeare - In Shakespeare's Sonnet 135, the speaker appeals to his mistress after having been rejected by her.

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Sonnet 137 William Shakespeare -

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Sonnet 138 William Shakespeare - Sonnet 138 is one of the most famous of William Shakespeare's sonnets. Making use of frequent puns, it shows an understanding of the nature of truth and flattery in romantic relationships. The ...more

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Sonnet 139 William Shakespeare -

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Sonnet 14 William Shakespeare - Sonnet 14 is one of 154 sonnets written by the English playwright and poet William Shakespeare. It is a procreation sonnet within the Fair Youth sequence. In the sonnet, the speaker declares ...more

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Sonnet 140 William Shakespeare -