The Norton Anthology of Poetry is one of several literary anthologies published by W.W. Norton and Company. It is intended for classrom use, and has sold well.
It appeared in 1970 and is in its fifth edition, a volume which includes 1,828 poems. The book has been seen as representing a canon. For example, the inclusion of Bob Dylan's Boots of Spanish Leather has been cited as acceptance of his credentials as a poet.