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Victorian poets

Amy Sharp

Victorian poets

by Amy Sharp

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Published by Methuen & co. in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Amy Sharp.
SeriesUniversity extension series
ContributionsClough, Arthur Hugh, 1819-1861., Swinburne, Algernon Charles, 1837-1909.
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 207, [1] p.
Number of Pages207
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13580453M
OCLC/WorldCa3797686

This study situates Victorian poetry in relation to Victorian religion, with particular emphasis on the bitter contemporary debates over the use of forms in worship. It argues that poetry made significant contributions to these debates, not least through its formal structures. By assessing the discourses of church architecture and liturgy in the first half of the book, the text demonstrates. Two groups of poets emerged, the Yellow Book poets who adhered to the tenets of Aestheticism, including Algernon Charles Swinburne, Oscar Wilde and Arthur Symons and the Rhymers' Club group that included Ernest Dowson, Lionel Johnson and William Butler Yeats. Comic verse. Comic verse abounded in the Victorian era.

Sep 25,  · To open a new section of the Victorian Web on an author, issue, or other topic requires the following: (1) a biography, chronology, or both, (2) a list of works, and (3) an introduction or other relevant essay. [Disponible en español] If you have materials you would like to have included, please see the directions for contributors and contact the webmaster. English literature - English literature - Late Victorian literature: “The modern spirit,” Matthew Arnold observed in , “is now awake.” In Charles Darwin had published On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection. Historians, philosophers, and scientists were all beginning to apply the idea of evolution to new areas of study of the human experience. Traditional.

It is not widely known that our great American poet Emily Dickinson was a practiced gardener before she became an accomplished poet. And though her poetry is boldly original and even "modern" in so many of its attributes such as intense compression, ellipsis, and off-rhyme, Dickinson was a woman who lived in the Victorian age. Victorian women found ways to oppose the oppression. Some simply refused to raise their children using the social stereotypes preached, while others found a way through literature to support their cause. Thus, Charlotte Bronte's () Jane Eyre, when refusing to be Rochester's mistress, insists that she cares for herself.


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Victorian Poetry The work of the English poets during the years between and is known as Victorian poetry. The 19 th century saw the publication of innovative poetic works by Robert Browning (), Alfred Lord Tennyson (), and Algernon Charles Swinburne ().

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They’re not arranged in any [ ]. You get a lot of grotty detail about Victorian life in this book. It was privately published in the s, but it wasn’t published as a text until late in the twentieth century.

It was privately known, but because it was so explicitly pornographic, it circulated in a very small coterie. Charles Dickens is the most famous Victorian novelist. Extraordinarily popular in his day with his characters taking on a life of their own beyond the page; Dickens is still one of the most popular and read authors of the world.

Written by one of the Victorian era’s greatest poets in and published inthis little poem contains many of the features and themes we find in Rossetti’s poems elsewhere: mourning, death, remembering, love. Unmindful of the roses, Unmindful of the thorn, A reaper tired reposes. Books on LibraryThing tagged Victorian Erotica.

This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. Victorian poets are also known as later nineteenth-century poets. Most of the writing of this period reflects current social, economic, and intellectual problems.

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