Polish poetry

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Polish poetry has a centuries-old history, similar to the Polish literature.

Three most famous Polish poets are known as the Three Bards: Adam Mickiewicz (1798-1855), Juliusz Słowacki (1809-1849) and Zygmunt Krasiński (1812-1859).

There have been two Polish poets who were Nobel Prize laureates in literature: Czesław Miłosz and Wisława Szymborska.

Other prominent Polish poets include: Jan Kochanowski, Cyprian Norwid, Maria Konopnicka, Antoni Lange, Adam Asnyk, Bolesław Leśmian, Jan Lechoń, Julian Tuwim, Maria Pawlikowska-Jasnorzewska, Jarosław Iwaszkiewicz, Zbigniew Herbert, Julia Hartwig and Adam Zagajewski.

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