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Women Poets of the Romantic Period
Individual Item Contents: WPRP 4

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Author

Bannerman, Anne, d. 1829.

Title

Poems, by Anne Bannerman. A new edition.

Printing and distribution

Edinburgh : Printed by Mundell, Doig & Stevenson, 1807.

Physical description

4to. viii,227,[1]p. Full calf.

Call number

WPRP 4.

Citation

Jackson, Annals of English Verse, p. 312

Notes

Contains Dedication.

Epigraph

none

Online copies

Google Books

Contents

CONTENTS.

LYRICAL PIECES.

 

The Spirit of the Air

3

The fall of Switzerland

10

Exile

14

To Pain

17

The Mermaid

20

Chorus of Dryads. From the Orfeo of Politiano

25

To the Nightingale. From Rousseau

28

The Nereid. From Gresset

32

The Car of Death. From Antonio Allamanni

34

----------------------

38

To a Friend

41

SONNETS FROM WERTER

 

Sonnet I.

45

II.

46

III.

47

IV.

48

V.

49

VI.

50

VII.

51

VIII.

52

IX.

53

X.

54

Verses on an Illumination for a Naval Victory

55

SONNETS FROM PETRARCH, &c.

 

Sonnet I.

69

II.

70

III.

71

IV.

72

Sonnet V. At the Sepulchre of Petrarch. From Lazzarini di Morro

73

VI. From Ossian

74

The Nun

75

ORIGINAL SONNETS

 

Sonnet I. The Watchman

95

II. The Soldier

96

III. The Norwegian

97

IV. To the Owl

98

V. To the Ocean

99

VI.

100

VII.

101

VIII. To the Cypress.

102

IX.

103

X. Good Friday

104

XI. Easter

105

Verses to Robert Anderson, M.D. with a Copy of the first Edition of the Author’s Poems

106

Verses to Miss Baillie, on the Publication of her First Volume of Plays on the Passions

108

The Genii

111

TALES OF SUPERSTITION AND CHIVALRY

 

The Dark Ladie

139

Basil

149

The Penitent’s Confession

158

The Fisherman of Lapland

166

The Perjured Nun

171

The Murcian Cavalier

178

The Prophetess of the Oracle of Seam

188

The Prophecy of Merlin

202

Notes

213