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  • 'The Rime of the Ancient Mariner'

    Created by: Samuel Taylor Coleridge

    Samuel Taylor Coleridge’s (1772 – 1834) experimental, supernatural poem was originally published in ...

  • Sonnets from the Portuguese

    Created by: Elizabeth Barrett Browning

    This sonnet sequence by Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1806 – 1861) first appeared in Poems (1850). The title ...

  • 'The Cry of the Children'

    Created by: Elizabeth Barrett Browning

    A two-volume anthology, Poems, by Elizabeth Barrett, later Barrett Browning (1806 – 1861) was published in ...

  • 'The Lady of Shalott'

    Created by: Alfred Lord Tennyson

    Alfred Lord Tennyson’s (1809 – 1892) love of Arthurian legends found expression in one of his early ...

  • 'The Charge of the Light Brigade'

    Created by: Alfred Lord Tennyson

    A poem by Alfred Lord Tennyson (1809 – 1892), first published in The Examiner in 1854. Tennyson became ...

  • '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 ...

  • 'To a Louse'

    Created by: Robert Burns

    The full title of this vernacular poem by Robert Burns (1759 – 1796) is ‘To a Louse: On Seeing One ...

  • 'To a Skylark'

    Created by: Percy Bysshe Shelley

    The Romantics believed that the healing power of the imagination could enable people to transcend their everyday ...

  • 'To Autumn'

    Created by: John Keats

    John Keats (1795 – 1821) composed his sensuous ode ‘To Autumn’ in September 1819. He was ...

  • The Prelude (Book I)

    Created by: William Wordsworth

    The subtitle of The Prelude is ‘Growth of a Poet’s Mind’. William Wordsworth (1770 – ...

  • 'The Masque of Anarchy'

    Created by: Percy Bysshe Shelley

    A poem written by Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792 – 1822) in 1819. In August of that year, a huge but peaceful ...

  • 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 ...

  • '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 ...

  • 'To a Mouse'

    Created by: Robert Burns

    ‘To a Mouse, on Turning Her Up in Her Nest with the Plough’ was written by Robert Burns (1759 ...