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Published on August 9, by Shona McCombes. Revised on December 3, When you quote poetry, you have to properly format the quotation and direct the reader to the correct source entry in the Works Cited list. If line or page numbers are available, add these to the parenthetical citation directly after the quote. In the Works Cited entry, include the full publication details of the source in which you found the poem.
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