20 Books of Poetry Everyone Should Own

Verse to reach for on a lazy evening—or a difficult day: The poetry no reader's library should be without.
The Poetry of Robert Frost

The Poetry of Robert Frost

607 pages; Henry Holt and Co.
The only poet ever to have won four Pulitzer Prizes, Frost is widely read in American grade schools. Especially worthy: much less anthologized gems such as "For Once, Then, Something."
— Carmela Ciuraru