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Ten Victorian poets

F. L. Lucas

Ten Victorian poets

by F. L. Lucas

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Published by University Press in Cambridge [Eng.] .
Written in English

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  • English poetry -- 19th century -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby F.L. Lucas.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 199 p.
    Number of Pages199
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14095150M

    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 (–).. While in the preceding Romantic period, poetry had been the conquerors, novels were the emperors of the Victorian period. [clarification needed] Charles Dickens . Pages in category "Victorian poets" The following 60 pages are in this category, out of 60 total. This list may not reflect recent changes ().

    This book offers itself as a companion to a body of work most of which had almost dis-appeared from view in the mid-twentieth century, and much of which has still to attract the attention that it deserves. In the s Victorian poetry had been all but reduced to the work of three poets: Alfred Tennyson, Robert Browning and Matthew Arnold. GeraldFile Size: 2MB. “Richard Cronin’s exceptionally fine book carries out just what its title promises – reading. The pleasure of his adroit, meticulously imaginative insights into verbal and metrical effects is constant One of the best general readings of Victorian poetry in the last ten years.” Victorian Studies.

    Victorian poetry is self-defining: poetry written during the reign of Queen Victoria (). But the dates of Victoria's reign also seem to mark out a consistent sensibility in poetry. Victorian poets were heirs to the Romantics, and many of the generalizations about Romantic poetry still apply: distrust of organized religion, skepticism. The Victorian era was characterised by rapid progress in almost every field including science, medicine, technology, architecture and literature. The Victorian era also saw the emergence of a lot of prominent writers and poets in different parts of the world including Charles Dickens, Mark Twain, Jules Verne, Oscar Wilde, Lewis Carrol, the.


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Ten Victorian poets, by Lucas, F. L and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at 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 the popular. Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lucas, F.L.

(Frank Laurence), Ten Victorian poets. Ten Victorian poets. Cambridge [Eng.] University Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: F L Lucas. Find more information about: OCLC Number: Notes: "First edition (Eight Victorian poets).

Popular Victorian Literature Books. Victorian poets are also known as later nineteenth-century poets. Most of the writing of this period reflects current Ten Victorian poets book, economic, and intellectual problems. The poetry of this period shows the crisis of religion and philosophy because of the development of science.

Many of the greatest Victorian poets have been ignored or been paid lip serice by the canon, simply because they were women. This anthology seeks to correct that. A great starting point for anyone searching for research topics, this book is also wonderful just to /5(4).

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 by: This book shed light on how writers of a different time were able to express ideas in short, entertaining, emotional, exciting ways through but words.

Taking inspiration from these three poets in writing for film, it offers a new perspective and set of tools to draw from when needing to Having grown up far more interested in filmmaking through /5. This is probably Edward Lear’s most famous poem, and a fine example of Victorian nonsense verse.

It was published in Lear’s collection Nonsense Songs, Stories, Botany, and Alphabets, and tells of the love between the owl and the pussycat and their subsequent marriage, with the turkey presiding over the wedding.

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. 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. There has been a huge revival of interest in Victorian women's poetry in the last ten years, and it has led to a major reconfiguration of the English poetic landscape of the nineteenth century.

This title offers a key selection of poems by 13 Victorian women poets from Christina Rosetti and Felicia Hemans to the witty, iconoclastic May by: 4. “The world of shadows and superstition that was Victorian England, so well depicted in this tale, was unique.

While the foundations of so much of our present knowledge of subjects like medicine, public health, electricity, chemistry and agriculture, were being, if not laid, at least mapped out, people could still believe in the existence of devils and demons.

Top 10 modern Victorian novels Its intricate parallel narratives involve a pair of fusty academics who discover both a secret affair between two Victorian poets and a hesitant passion of their Author: Paraic O’Donnell.

More than any other Victorian-era writer, Tennyson has seemed the embodiment of his age, both to his contemporaries and to modern readers. In his own day he was said to be—with Queen Victoria and Prime Minister William Gladstone—one of the three most famous living persons, a reputation no other poet writing in English has ever had.

As official poetic spokesman for the. Start studying Victorian Poets: Tennyson (). Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Victorian Poets: A Critical Reader, Hardcover by Cunningham, Valentine (EDT), ISBNISBNBrand New, Free shipping in the US "Victorian Poets: A Critical Reader features a collection of critical essays focusing on various aspects of Victorian-era poetry from the s to the s.

The Victorian Poetry The Victorian poets still had a romantic taste and sensibility, as well as a romantic style. In 'the ring and the book' he presents a murder story from ten different poems 3/5(1). 3 William Wordsworth William Wordsworth (7 April – 23 April ) was a major English Romantic poet who, with Samuel Taylor Coleridge, helped to launch the Romantic Age in English literature with their joint publication Lyrical Ballads ().

Great poet. I have read several poems written by him. Including the daffodils&the solitary reaper. He is the greatest poet of nature. 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 Victorian period witnessed massive changes in thinking about women’s roles in society. Dr Simon Avery asks how Christina Rossetti's poetry sits within this context, looking at her representations of oppression, female identity, marriage and the play of power between men and women.

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