We are posting recommendations of books by our sponsor, Eight Cousins bookstore in Falmouth. This week’s book is “Favorite Poems of the Sea: A Coastal Collection” by Bushel & Peck Books.
Crashing waves, salty air, crying gulls, and intrepid ships come to life in this enchanting collection of seaside poems.
Featuring dozens of handpicked verses about the power and mystery of the sea, this beautiful hardcover gift book includes beloved works by poets like Emily Dickinson, Alfred Lord Tennyson, Walt Whitman, and many more.
Full Fathom Five by William Shakespeare
Break, Break, Break by Alfred, Lord Tennyson
Invocation from a High Cliff by Cale Young Rice
Night by Cora C. Bass
The City in the Sea by Edgar Allen Poe
By the Sea by Emily Dickinson
The Ocean by Jamie Harris Coleman
O Captain My Captain By Walt Whitman
John Marr and Other Sailors by Herman Melville
The West by A. E. Housman
River and Sea by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
The Captain’s Daughter by James T. Fields
The Rime of the Ancient Mariner by Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Salutation to the Sea by Heinrich Heine
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