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Victorian and later English poets

James Stephens

Victorian and later English poets

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Published by American Book Company in New York, Cincinnati [etc.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English poetry -- 19th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by James Stephens ... Edwin L. Beck ... [and] Royall H. Snow ...
    ContributionsBeck, Edwin L. joint ed., Snow, Royall H. b. 1898, joint ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR1223 .S74
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 1164 p.
    Number of Pages1164
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6304262M
    LC Control Number34010884
    OCLC/WorldCa294791


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Subjects: English poetry -- 19th century. English poetry. Victorian Poets Robert Browning. Matthew Arnold. Dante Gabriel Rossetti.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning. Algernon Charles Swinburne. Edward Fitzgerald. Fleshly School of Poetry or the Pre-Raphaelites. Poets of the Later Victorian Period. (a) Pre-Raphaelite Poets. In the later Victorian period a movement took place in English poetry, which resembled something like a new Romantic Revival.

It was called the Pre-Raphaelite Movement and was dominated by a new set of poets-Rossetti, Swinburne and Morris, who were interested simply in beauty. Carolyn Burdett is Senior Lecturer in English Literature and Victorian Studies at Birkbeck, University of London.

Her research and publications focus on the final decades of the nineteenth century, with particular interests in feminism, psychology, emotions, and ethics. From William Blake and John Keats to Charles Dickens and the Brontë sisters, explore 23 iconic authors from the Romantic and Victorian periods.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning. Poet, Artist, Printer. Charlotte Brontë. Samuel Taylor Coleridge. Charles Dickens. Novelist, Journalist.

Novelist, Journalist. Elizabeth Gaskell. Novelist, Journalist. Victorian and later English poets. New York ; Cincinnati: American Book Company [©] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: James Stephens; Edwin Long Beck; Royall Henderson Victorian and later English poets book.

Coinciding with the reign of Queen Victoria, the Victorian era of English literature is generally dated from the late s to the turn of the 20th century and includes a roster of poets whose works are of perennial interest to students as well as enduringly popular with poetry /5(12).

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.

The Victorian period of English Literature is generally dated from the late 's to the turn of the 20th century (coinciding with the reign of Queen Victoria) and includes a roster of poets whose works are of perennial interests to literature students as well as enduringly popular with poetry lovers and general readers/5.

Victorian literature is literature, mainly written in English, during the reign of Queen Victoria (–) (the Victorian era). It was preceded by Romanticism and followed by the Edwardian era (–). Victorian and later English poets book in the preceding Romantic period, poetry had been the dominant genre, it was the novel that was most important in the Victorian period.

Introspection was inevitable in the literature of an immediately Post-Romantic period, and the age itself was as prone to self-analysis as were its individual authors.

Hazlitt’s essays in The Spirit of the Age () were echoed by Mill’s articles of the same title inby Thomas Carlyle ’s essays “Signs. Shelves: poetry, victorian-literature A superb collection, with masterful selections by the editors (I would expect nothing less from a work compiled in part by W.

Auden). The problem that I have with Norton Anthologies of Poetry is that they're just too large and wearying; I consider them reference books, to be used when necessary.4/5.

: English Poets Romantic, Victorian and Later: Holding Well. No Dust Jacket Large Heavy Volume with pronounced corner wear and mild edge wear. The gilt writing is still in tact and pronounced. The cloth over boards covers have some spotting and scuff.

The inside cover pages are somewhat tanned with age. lilly white page edges have now. Victorian poetry refers to the verses composed during the reign of Queen Victoria in English (). This period was marked by tremendous cultural upheaval. There were a drastic change and development in the form of literature, art and music.

The Victorian era was a period of massive cultural, political, scientific, and religious change. New standards of morality and clearer understanding of geography shaped Victorian outlooks. This in turn affected the work of poets and novelists, who play an important role in representing cultures.

Future historians will look back on. From the Back Cover. Victorian Poetry is a major re-evaluation of the genre by one of the foremost scholars of the period. In an exciting, uniquely comprehensive and theoretically astute work, Isobel Armstrong rescues Victorian poetry from its image as chocolate - box sentimentality.

She unearths the often subversive critiques Cited by: Victorian and later English poets. New York, Cincinnati American Book Co. [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: James Stephens; Edwin Long Beck; Royall Henderson Snow.

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 ().

Among other distinguished poets were Arthur Hugh Clough (), Matthew Arnold. Victorian and later English poets.

New York, American Book Co. [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: James Stephens. The most important manuscripts are the four great poetical codices of the late 10th and early 11th centuries, known as the Cædmon manuscript, the Vercelli Book, the Exeter Book, and the Beowulf manuscript.

While the poetry that has survived is limited in volume, it is wide in breadth. The Victorian writers exhibited some well-established habits from previous eras, while at the same time pushing arts and letters in new and interesting directions.

Indeed, some of the later Victorian novelists and poets are nearly indistinguishable from the Modernists who followed shortly thereafter. The Romantics renounced the rationalism and order associated with the preceding Enlightenment era, stressing the importance of expressing authentic personal feelings.

They had a real sense of responsibility to their fellow men: they felt it was their duty to use their poetry to inform and inspire others, and to change society. English literature - English literature - The Romantic period: As a term to cover the most distinctive writers who flourished in the last years of the 18th century and the first decades of the 19th, “Romantic” is indispensable but also a little misleading: there was no self-styled “Romantic movement” at the time, and the great writers of the period did not call themselves Romantics.

English literature - English literature - Early Victorian verse: Despite the growing prestige and proliferation of fiction, this age of the novel was in fact also an age of great poetry.

Alfred Tennyson made his mark very early with Poems, Chiefly Lyrical () and Poems (; dated ), publications that led some critics to hail him as the natural successor to Keats and. From Don Quixote to American Pastoral, take a look at the greatest novels of all time The greatest non-fiction books The version of the best novels.

August 24 – Jean Rhys, Dominica, West Indies-born English novelist (died ) August 28 – Ivor Gurney, English war poet and composer (died ) August 31 (August 19 O.S.) – August Alle, Estonian writer (died ) September 6 – Brinsley MacNamara, born John Weldon, Irish novelist and playwright (died ).

Victorian poetry() Victorian poetry is the poetry written during the period of Queen Victoria’s reign (). During The Victorian age, numerous poetic ideals were developed, such as the increased use of the sonnet as a poetic form.

The Victorian period is in strong contention with the Romantic period for being the most popular, influential, and prolific period in all of English (and world) literature.

Poets of this time include Robert and Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Christina Rossetti, Alfred Lord Tennyson, and Matthew Arnold, among others. ing on the reception of Victorian poets and their work.

Part three attempts to position Victorian verse in what the editors see as crucial cultural contexts and to explore the inter-actions between the poetry and dominant cultural discourses.

This book offers itself as a companion to a body of work most of which had almost dis-File Size: 2MB. The main difference between Victorian and Modernist literature is the shift towards questioning the omniscient narrator.

There was a shift from an objective (all knowing) to a subjective. #English #Literature #Victorian. HINDI lecture on RESTORATION AGE and NEOCLASSICAL AGE forNTA NET, Dsssb,Tgt, Pgt, Kv, lt Grade Exams - Duration: UGC NTA NET JRF ENGLISH LITERATUREEnglish literature - English literature - Dickens: Charles Dickens first attracted attention with the descriptive essays and tales originally written for newspapers, beginning inand collected as Sketches by “Boz” ().

On the strength of this volume, Dickens contracted to write a historical novel in the tradition of Scott (eventually published as Barnaby Rudge in ). The Yellow Book was a British quarterly literary periodical that was published in London from to It was published at The Bodley Head Publishing House by Elkin Mathews and John Lane, and later by John Lane alone, and edited by the American Henry Harland.

The periodical was priced at 5 shillings and lent its name to the "Yellow Nineties", referring to the decade of. Poets Of The Later Victorian Period (Originally Published Early 's) Down to the last decade of the Century the two great poets who are the literary glory of the Victorian era survived in revered old age, and still sent forth poems worthy of their fame.

Poetry written in England during the reign of Queen Victoria () may be referred to as Victorian poetry. Following Romanticism, Victorian poets continued many of the previous era’s main themes, such as religious skepticism and valorization of the artist as genius; but Victorian poets also developed a distinct sensibility.

Portuguese-American writer Millicent Borges Accardi is the author of four poetry books, most recently Only More So (Salmon Poetry, ). She has been awarded fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, Fulbright, CantoMundo, Yaddo, Creative.

During the Victorian Era, the main focus of writing was the idea of relating people to nature. A perfect example of this is in the book “Pride and Prejudice” When Elizabeth talks about Pemberly as a beautiful setting perfect to live in. That was one of the main points of Victorian literature, relating it to nature.The Victorian period began roughly around the time of the beginning of Queen Victoria’s reign in and ended around her death in Some literature published before Queen Victoria’s reign, such as Jane Austen’s “Pride and Prejudice,” portend the style and preoccupations of early Victorian literature and are sometimes included in Victorian canons.