Poems and Essays on Poetry


First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780415967372
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 3/28/2003
  • Series: Fyfield Books Series
  • Pages: 168
  • Product dimensions: 5.20 (w) x 8.40 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Meet the Author

Edgar Allan Poe was a poet, short-story writer, editor, critic, and one of the leaders of the American Romantics. C. H. Sisson was a poet, novelist, essayist, and polemicist.

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Table of Contents

To Helen 1
The Raven 1
The Valley of Unrest 5
Bridal Ballad 6
The Sleeper 7
The Coliseum 9
Lenore 10
Catholic Hymn 11
Israfel 12
Dreamland 14
Sonnet: To Zante 15
The City in the Sea 16
To One in Paradise 18
Eulalie 19
To F - s S. O - d 19
To F - 20
Sonnet: Silence 20
To Conqueror Worm 21
The Haunted Palace 22
Scenes from Politian 24
Sonnet to Science 41
Al Aaraaf 41
Tamerlane 56
A Dream 63
Romance 63
Fairyland 64
To - 65
To the River - 66
The Lake. To - 66
Song 67
A Dream within a Dream 69
The Bells 70
The Helen 73
A Valentine 75
An Enigma 76
To - 76
To my Mother 77
Eldorado 78
To - 79
To M. L. S - 79
For Annie 80
Ulalume 83
Annabel Lee 86
The Poetic Principle 88
The Rationale of Verse 95
The Philosophy of Composition 138
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