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  • Title: Songs Before Sunrise
  • Author: Algernon Charles Swinburne
  • ISBN: 9781409923404
  • Page: 434
  • Format: Paperback

  • Songs Before Sunrise By Algernon Charles Swinburne Algernon Charles Swinburne 1837 1909 was a Victorian era English poet His poetry was highly controversial in its day He is considered a decadent poet Many of his early and still admired poems evoke the Victorian fascination with the Middle Ages, and some of them are explicitly medieval in style, tone and construction, including The Leper, Laus Veneris, and St Dorothy.Algernon Charles Swinburne 1837 1909 was a Victorian era English poet His poetry was highly controversial in its day He is considered a decadent poet Many of his early and still admired poems evoke the Victorian fascination with the Middle Ages, and some of them are explicitly medieval in style, tone and construction, including The Leper, Laus Veneris, and St Dorothy His mastery of vocabulary, rhyme and metre arguably put him among the most talented English language poets in history, although he has also been criticized for his florid style and word choices that only fit the rhyme scheme rather than contributing to the meaning of the piece After the first Poems and Ballads, Swinburne s later poetry was devoted to philosophy and politics He did not stop writing love poetry entirely, but the content was less shocking Amongst his other works are A Century of Roundels 1883 and The Age of Shakespeare 1908.
    Algernon Charles Swinburne
    Algernon Charles Swinburne was an English poet, controversial in his own day He invented the roundel form, wrote some novels, and contributed to the famous Eleventh Edition of the Encyclopaedia Britannica.

    Songs Before Sunrise By Algernon Charles Swinburne

    Commentaires:

    Margaret
    The poems in this volume are political than anything else.Very dated, but still magnificent.

    Bryn Hammond
    His second book of verse A Swinburne site warns me there was a great shift of focus from his first, Poems and Ballads, into political verse condemnations of tyranny and celebrations of liberty , and much in service of the Italian struggle.Perhaps Tiresias is typical of this book, then It s 386 lines in two parts Part I is a Greek set story, in the old style but without his old faults, and I thought, splendid Part II is about Italian liberty I think It takes a swing into visionary, ideological ve [...]

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