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Laus Veneris, and other poems and ballads ....

by Algernon Charles Swinburne

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Published by Carleton [etc.] in New York .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 328 p.
Number of Pages328
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24175214M
OCLC/WorldCa14233816

"Laus Veneris" and Poems and Ballads, with their sexually charged passages, were attacked all the more violently as a result. Swinburne's meeting in with his long-time hero Mazzini, led to the more political Songs before Sunrise. Swinburne, Algernon Charles, Laus Veneris, and other poems and ballads / (New York: Carleton ; London: S. Low, ) (page images at HathiTrust) Swinburne, Algernon Charles, Laus Veneris: and other poems and ballads / (New York: G. .

‘Laus Veneris’ (‘the praise of Venus’) became a painting: Swinburne’s poem inspired an artistic depiction of it by Edward Burne-Jones. One can see why the Pre-Raphaelite artist was drawn to this poem, which takes its inspiration from the medieval legend of the knight Tannhauser, who is a slave to love, long before Bryan Ferry. One critic called him the most immoral of all English poets and has pointed to Poems and Ballads: First Series as the most obscene book of poetry in the English language. Other critics, like.

Introduction IN a volume such as this, which, with the exception of the masterly " Laus Veneris," consists mainly of selections from Mr. Swinburne's lyrical verse, it is impossible to gather all the choice flowers from that author's large and multi-coloured bouquet of poetry; neither is it possible to do him full justice by including between its covers specimens of what in reality constitutes Author: Algernon Charles Swinburne. page i laus veneiris, and otiier poems and ballads. by algernon charles swinburne. new york carle/on, publisher, broadway. london: moxon & co. m dco0 lxvii. page ii author's edition. page iii to my friend edward burne jones, are affectionately and admiringly dedica ted. page iv rk oe, i page v contents. pagis laus veneris. 1 a ballad of life.


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In most cases, many people do not read or Pages: First American edition, first published in London,under title "Poems and ballads". The poem Laus Veneris was originally published in pamphlet form, London, Forms part of the personal library materials in the Joseph and Elizabeth Robins Pennell Collection.

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"Author's edition." First American edition, first published in London,under title "Poems and ballads". The poem Laus Veneris was Pages: Laus Veneris, and other poems and ballads.

/ By Algernon Charles Swinburne. Contributor Names Swinburne, Algernon Charles, Created / Published New York, Carleton, Notes - "Author's edition.". Algernon Charles Swinburne (5 April – 10 April ) was an English poet, playwright, novelist, and critic.

He wrote several novels and collections of poetry such as Poems and Ballads, and contributed to the famous Eleventh Edition of the Encyclopædia Britannica. Swinburne wrote about many taboo topics, such as lesbianism, cannibalism, sado-masochism, and anti-theism. Poems and Ballads, First Series is the first collection of poems by Algernon Charles Swinburne, published in The book was instantly popular, and equally controversial.

Swinburne wrote about many taboo topics, such as lesbianism, sado-masochism, and poems have many common elements, such as the Ocean, Time, and l historical persons are mentioned in the poems.

Carte Postale Moderne Laing Art Gallery Newcastle upon Tyne and Wear County Museums Service Laus Veneris and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Laus Veneris And Other Poems And Ballads By Algernon C. Swinburne - 1st Us Ed.

$ PrefaceNotes on poems and reviews [originally issued as a pamphlet, ]--Laus Veneris: poems and balladsAppendix: I. Note to Laus Veneris. Note to the Leper.

III. Cleopatra. Bibliography. Index to poems. Other Titles: Poems and ballads: Responsibility: by Algernon Charles Swinburne.

[Poems and Ballads.] Laus Veneris, and other Poems and Ballads Published:New York, US, London Format: Book Creator: Algernon Charles Swinburne Usage terms Public Domain Held by British Library Shelfmark: Ca Full catalogue details. more fully. In "Hymn to Proserpine," "Anactoria," and "Laus Veneris" these themes are more completely articulated.

The first is Swinburne's most pessimistic statement on human life and poetry's value. But the other two poems, despite great obstacles, conclude by affirming poetry's value and nature's healing qualities, and both show a stoical.

Lors dit en plourant; Hélas trop malheureux homme et mauldict pescheur, oncques ne verrai-je clémence et miséricorde de Dieu. Ores m'en irai-je d'icy et me cacherai dedans le mont Horsel, en requérant de faveur et d'amoureuse merci ma doulce dame Vénus, car pour son amour serai-je bien à tout.

Laus Veneris: And Other Poems and Ballads Item Preview Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. The first American edition, reprinted from the suppressed first edition published in London,under title "Poems and ballads".

The poem Laus Veneris was Pages: mong the works denounced by the earliest English reviewers of Poems and Ballads, First Series () are the medievalist poems "Laus Veneris," "The Leper," and "St. Dorothy." 1 But the volume contains many other pieces-very nearly half the volume, in fact-that are also medievalist in their forms, styles, settings, sources, or subjects.

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English poet and critic Algernon Charles Swinburne was born into a wealthy Northumbrian family in London, England in He was educated at Eton College and at Balliol College, Oxford, but did not complete a degree.

Swinburne was one of the most accomplished lyric poets of the Victorian era and was a preeminent symbol of rebellion against the conservative values of his time. This allows us to preserve the book. Our Stores Are Open Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Laus Veneris and Other Poems and Ballads by Algernon Charles Swinburne,Algernon Charles Swinburne Quickview.

Laus Veneris, and Other Poems and Ballads. Requited Love in "Laus Veneris": Is satisfaction possible? The Eroticism of Leprosy and Romantic Obsession in A.C Swinburne's "Laus Veneris" and "The Leper" Laus Veneris: The Poem and the Painting; Complete text of Poems and Ballads, (U. of Virginia Swinburne project; References.

The Poems of Algernon Charles Swinburne, 6 volumes, London.Poems and Ballads contained tributes of admiration to Landor and Victor Hugo, while A Christmas Carol and The Masque of Queen Bersabe, to say nothing of the constant use of imagery and phrase in Laus Veneris and other poems, were evidence of close kinship with the medieval romance beloved of Rossetti and his circle.

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