English Romantic Poetry: An Anthology

Overview

Rich selection of 123 poems by six great English Romantic poets: William Blake (24 poems), William Wordsworth (27 poems), Samuel Taylor Coleridge (10 poems), Lord Byron (16 poems), Percy Bysshe Shelley (24 poems) and John Keats (22 poems). Introduction and brief commentaries on the poets. Includes 2 selections from the Common Core State Standards Initiative: "Ozymandias" and "Ode on a Grecian Urn."

Read More Show Less
... See more details below
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (130) from $1.99   
  • New (16) from $2.26   
  • Used (114) from $1.99   
English Romantic Poetry: An Anthology

Available on NOOK devices and apps  
  • NOOK Devices
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK
  • NOOK HD/HD+ Tablet
  • NOOK
  • NOOK Color
  • NOOK Tablet
  • Tablet/Phone
  • NOOK for Windows 8 Tablet
  • NOOK for iOS
  • NOOK for Android
  • NOOK Kids for iPad
  • PC/Mac
  • NOOK for Windows 8
  • NOOK for PC
  • NOOK for Mac
  • NOOK for Web

Want a NOOK? Explore Now

NOOK Book (eBook)
$3.99
BN.com price
(Save 11%)$4.50 List Price

Overview

Rich selection of 123 poems by six great English Romantic poets: William Blake (24 poems), William Wordsworth (27 poems), Samuel Taylor Coleridge (10 poems), Lord Byron (16 poems), Percy Bysshe Shelley (24 poems) and John Keats (22 poems). Introduction and brief commentaries on the poets. Includes 2 selections from the Common Core State Standards Initiative: "Ozymandias" and "Ode on a Grecian Urn."

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780486292823
  • Publisher: Dover Publications
  • Publication date: 11/8/1996
  • Series: Dover Thrift Editions Series
  • Pages: 256
  • Sales rank: 87,040
  • Product dimensions: 5.21 (w) x 8.24 (h) x 0.64 (d)

Table of Contents

William Blake
 From Songs of Innocence
   Introduction
   Holy Thursday
   Nurse's Song
   The Little Black Boy
   The Lamb
 From Songs of Experience
   Introduction
   Earth's Answer
   The Clod and the Pebble
   The Chimney Sweeper
   The Sick Rose
   The Tyger
   Ah! Sun-Flower
   The Garden of Love
   London
   A Poison Tree
 From Poetical Sketches
   "Song: "How sweet I roam'd from field to field"
 From Songs and Ballads
   "I saw a chapel all of gold"
   "Mock on, mock on, Voltaire, Rousseau"
   The Smile
   Auguries of Innocence
 The Book of Thel
 From The Marriage of Heaven and Hell
   Proverbs of Hell
 From America a Prophecy
   Preludium
 From Milton
   "And did those feet in ancient time"
William Wordsworth
 We Are Seven
 Lines Composed a Few Miles Above Tintern Abbey
 Nutting
 "Strange fits of passion have I known"
 "She dwelt among the untrodden ways"
 "I travelled among unknown men"
 "A slumber did my spirit seal"
 Lucy Gray
 "My heart leaps up when I behold"
 Resolution and Independence
 "Composed upon Westminister Bridge, Sept. 3 1802"
 On the Extinction of the Venetian Republic
 To Toussaint L'Ouverture
 "In London, September 1802"
 "London, 1802"
 The Solitary Reaper
 "She was a Phantom of delight" "
 "I wandered lonely as a cloud"
 Ode to Duty
 From The Prelude (1799-1805)
   "From Book I: "Dust as we are, the immortal spirit grows"
   "From Book XI: " O pleasant exercise of hope and joy!"
   Character of the Happy Warrior
   "The world is too much with us; late and soon"
   Ode: Intimations of Immortality from Recollections of Early Childhood
   Mutability
   "Scorn not the sonnet"
   Extempore Effusion upon the Death of James Hogg
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
 This Lime-Tree Bower My Prison
 The Dungeon
 "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner (1797-98, revised later; marginal glosses added 1815-16)"
 On a Ruined House in a Romantic Country
 Christabel
   Part I
   Part II
   "The Conclusion to Part II"
 Frost at Midnight
 France: An Ode
 Kubla Khan
 Dejection: An Ode
 The Pains of Sleep
"George Gordon, Lord Byron"
 "When we two parted"
 The Girls of Cadiz
 From Hebrew Melodies
   "She walks in beauty"
   The Destruction of Sennacherib
   "Stanzas for Music: "There be none of Beauty's daughters"
   The Prisoner of Chillon
   Darkness
   Stanzas to Augusta
   "So we'll go no more a roving"
 From Childe Harold's Pilgrimage
   "Adieu, adieu! my native shore" (I, between xiii and xiv)"
   "III, xxi-xxviii [Waterloo]"
   "IV, clxxvii-clxxiv [Ocean]"
 From don Juan
   "I, cc-ccii"
   "The isles of Greece" (III, between lxxxvi and lxxxvii)"
   "Xl, lvii-lx"
   On This Day I Complete My Thirty-sixth Year
Percy Bysshe Shelley
 Hymn to Intellectual Beauty
 Ozymandias
 "Stanzas Written in Dejection, Near Naples"
 "Sonnet: "Lift not the painted veil . . ."
 Song to the Men of England
 Sonnet: England in 1819
 Ode to the West Wind
 The Indian Serenade
 Love's Philosophy
 The Cloud
 To a Skylark
 Arethusa
 The Waning Moon
 To the Moon
 To Night
 "To --: "Music, when soft voices die"
 "Song: "Rarely, rarely, comest thou"
 Adonais: An Elegy on the Death of John Keats
 Hellas: A Lyrical Drama [Excerpt: Final Chorus]
 "Lines: "When the lamp is shattered"
 To Jane: The Invitation
 To Jane: The Recollection
 "With a Guitar, to Jane"
 A Dirge
John Keats
 From Poems
   "Sonnet: "To one who has been long in city pent"
   Sonnet: On first looking into Chapman's Homer
   "Sonnet: "Happy is England! . . ."
 "From Lamia, Isabella, the Eve of St. Agnes, and Other Poems"
   "Isabella; or, the Pot of Basil. A Story from Boccaccio"
   The Eve of St. Agnes
   Ode to a Nightingale
   Ode on a Grecian Urn
   Ode to Psyche
   Lines on the Mermaid Tavern
   To Autumn
   Ode on Melancholy
 "From Life, Letters and Literary Remains of John Keats"
   La Belle Dame sans Merci: A Ballad
   Ode on Indolence
   Sonnet: On the Sea
   "Sonnet: "When I have fears ..."
   Sonnet: To Homer
   Sonnet: To Sleep
   "Sonnet: "Why did I laugh to-night? ..."
   "Sonnet: "Bright star, ..."
   Sonnet: On Seeing the Elgin Marbles
   To J. H. Reynolds Esq.
 From Other Posthumous and Fugitive Pieces
   Sonnet: To Mrs. Reynold's Cat
Alphabetical List of Titles and First Lines
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously
Sort by: Showing all of 2 Customer Reviews
  • Posted February 11, 2010

    I Also Recommend:

    Good to read on a sunny day

    William Blake, William Wordsworth, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Lord Byron, Percy Bysshe Shelley, and John Keats. Wow. Don't let the price fool you here. Perfect for a sunny day when you want to just relax and love nature. The blank verse parts are a bit dull and incrediby long, and some of the language is archaic and hard to get at first, but each poet will strike you dumb at least once. The Lord Byron section is particularly captivating because most of his are love poems rather than depictions of English countryside. Keats and Coleridge are rather long-winded, although Coleridge is quite interesting to read. My favorites here are Blake and Byron, who stand out from the rest with their unique subjects and wordplay.

    Overall, this collection is a must for anyone who loves poetry or English history.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted December 28, 2010

    No text was provided for this review.

Sort by: Showing all of 2 Customer Reviews

If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
Why is this product inappropriate?
Comments (optional)