New York : Knopf, 1999.
Includes material on "the lives and works of over 300 English-language poets of the last 700 years and spanning distant shores from Scotland to Australia to the Caribbean"--Paperback back cover.
LibraryThing member jwhenderson
A stunning reference on poets and poetry. Filled with mini-biographies and the cultural history of poetry and literature. A delightful book to dip into from time to time and also a place to discover or rediscover great poets.