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Selections from Swinburne

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  • Date Published: July 2014
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781107681620

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  • Originally published in 1927, this book contains a selection of Swinburne's poetry for the general reader. The text was created with the aim of 'representing the variable and inconsistent quality of Swinburne's genius'. An editorial introduction is also included, together with explanatory notes. This book will be of value to anyone with an interest in Swinburne's poetry and nineteenth-century literature.

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    Product details

    • Date Published: July 2014
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781107681620
    • length: 144 pages
    • dimensions: 203 x 127 x 9 mm
    • weight: 0.16kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    From Poems and Ballads, First Series: The triumph of time
    A leave-taking
    A match
    In memory of Walter Savage Landor
    The garden of Prosperine
    Dedication, 1865
    From Poems and Ballads, Second Series: A forsaken garden
    Ave atque vale
    From Poems and Ballads, Third Series: To Armada
    To a seamew
    In a garden
    The winds
    The bride's tragedy
    A Jacobite's exile
    From Songs of the Springtides: Thalassius
    From Songs before Sunrise: Prelude
    A watch in the night
    To Walt Whitman in America
    Mater triumphalis
    Cor cordium
    Perinde ac cadaver
    The oblation
    From Tristram of Lyonesse: Storm in 'The sailing of the swallow
    From Atalanta in Calydon: Argument
    First chorus
    Second chorus
    Althaea to Meleager
    Meleager to Althaea
    Althaea and Meleager
    Last chorus
    From Studies in Song: By the North Sea
    From A Century of Roundels and Other Poems: Adieux à Marie Stuart
    A child's laughter
    From A Midsummer Holiday: On a country road
    From Astrophel and Other Poems: A swimmer's dream
    Eton: an ode
    Jacobite song
    A channel passage
    Prose passages: Review of L'homme qui rit

  • Author

    Algernon Charles Swinburne


    H. M. Burton

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