Rpoet - R wrapper for the PoetryDB API

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Rpoet is a wrapper of the PoetryDB API that enables users to access the PoetryDB through an R interface.


Rpoet is most easily installed through install.packages.


The package can also be installed through the devtools function install_github:



About PoetryDB

PoetryDB was created and is currently maintained by @thundercomb. They blog about poetry and related technology and other topics at

Please note, I am in no way affiliated with the creator of PoetryDB. My intention with Rpoet is to help spread the word and hopefully increase interest in poetry and related projects that attempt to create a comprehensive databases of publicly available knowledge.

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Rpoet documentation built on Aug. 20, 2019, 1:03 a.m.