How do I quote a poem in an essay?





I am doing a paper on the Agatha Christie book, "And Then There Were None," and I want to put the poem from the book in the essay. How do I format that?I guess what I am basically asking is: would the poem be formatted as if it is an entirely new paragraph?Btw, the poem is currently in the middle of a paragraph, so if the poem was formatted as a new paragraph, how would I handle that? Thanks



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2 Responses to “How do I quote a poem in an essay?”

  1. nonundulatory says:

    I hate writing essays.. =( still workin on my intro Report Abuse

  2. Zoophagineae says:

    Maybe this will help: [external link] …P.S.: I love that book!*EDIT:Can you help me out? [external link] …