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  • 'A Red, Red Rose'

    Created by: Robert Burns

    A poem by Robert Burns (1759 – 1796). Towards the end of his short life, Burns contributed many songs to ...

  • Aurora Leigh

    Created by: Elizabeth Barrett Browning

    Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1806 – 1861) completed this controversial nine-book novel in blank verse form ...

  • Childe Harold's Pilgrimage

    Created by: Lord Byron

    A poem in Spenserian stanzas by Lord Byron (1788 – 1824), Cantos I and II appeared in 1812, Canto III in ...

  • 'Composed upon Westminster Bridge, September 3, 18...

    Created by: William Wordsworth

    ‘Composed upon Westminster Bridge, September 3, 1802’ is a sonnet by William Wordsworth (1770 ...

  • Don Juan

    Created by: Lord Byron

    Lord Byron’s (1788 – 1824) entertaining mock-epic version of the famous Don Juan legend (1819-1824) ...

  • Goblin Market and other Poems ('Remember', 'Goblin...

    Created by: Christina Rossetti

    Goblin Market and Other Poems was Christina Rossetti's (1830 – 1894) first volume of poetry, published in ...

  • 'Hyperion'

    Created by: John Keats

    Both Hyperion and the revised version The Fall of Hyperion are unfinished allegorical poems. The drafts were ...

  • 'I wandered lonely as a cloud'

    Created by: William Wordsworth

    A lyric poem inspired by an event on 15 April 1802, when Wordsworth and his sister Dorothy came across a ...

  • 'In Memoriam A H H'

    Created by: Alfred Lord Tennyson

    A poignant tribute to Arthur Henry Hallam, this poem by Alfred Lord Tennyson (1809 – 1882) was written ...

  • 'Kubla Khan'

    Created by: Samuel Taylor Coleridge

    A poem by Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772 – 1834), published 1816. Coleridge composed ‘Kubla Khan; Or, ...

  • Lamia, Isabella, the Eve of St Agnes and Other Poe...

    Created by: John Keats

    This volume by John Keats (1795 – 1821) was published in July 1820. It included: the three narrative poems ...

  • Lyrical Ballads

    Created by: William Wordsworth, Samuel Taylor Coleridge

    This collaborative collection by William Wordsworth (1770 – 1850) and Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772 ...

  • 'Ode to a Nightingale'

    Created by: John Keats

    John Keats (1795 – 1821) composed this poem one morning in early May 1819, when he was still mourning the ...

  • 'Ozymandias'

    Created by: Percy Bysshe Shelley

    A sonnet by Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792 – 1822), written in 1817. Ozymandias was the Greek name of Pharaoh ...

  • Songs of Innocence and of Experience

    Created by: William Blake

    A collection of poems by William Blake (1757 – 1827), illustrated with the poet's own etchings and ...