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Women Poets of the Romantic Period
Individual Item Contents: WPRP 176

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Author

Rolls, Mrs. Henry

Title

Legends of the north, or, the feudal Christmas; a poem. 1st ed.

Imprint

London : Printed for W. Simpikin and R. Marshall

Year of Publication

1825

Call Number

WPRP 176

Physical Description:

xi, 272 p. ; 24 cm

Citation

Jackson, Romantic Poetry by Women, p. 280.

 

Notes

Includes Preface and Dedication.

Epigraph

Bold Knights and fair Dames, to my Harp give an ear,
Of Love, and of War, and of Wonders, to hear!
 
TALES OF WONDER.

Online copies

Internet Archive

Contents

No Contents page. Includes:

LEGENDS OF THE NORTH: or, THE FEUDAL CHRISTMAS.

Christmas-Eve

3

Legend of the Deer

9

Christmas Day

25

Second Day

29

The Bridal of Bertha; a Legend of Mona. Part I.

35

The Bridal of Bertha; a Legend of Mona. Part II.

45

The Bridal of Bertha; a Legend of Mona. Part III.

53

Third Day

67

Fourth Day

69

The Exorcism; the Legend of Borwick

71

Fifth Day

81

The Legend of Furness. Part I.

85

The Legend of Furness. Part II.

95

The Legend of Furness. Part III.

107

The Minstrel’s Song

111

The Bard’s Song

114

The Legend of Furness. Part IV.

117

Sixth Day

127

A Requiem

136

Seventh Day

141

The Bard

146

Eighth Day

153

Ninth Day

159

The Milk-White Hound; a Fairy Tale. Part I.

163

The Milk-White Hound; a Fairy Tale. Part II.

173

Tenth Day

187

Edwin, a Saxon Legend. Part I.

191

Edwin, a Saxon Legend. Part II.

201

Edwin, a Saxon Legend. Part III.

211

Eleventh Day

225

The Bridal Song

229

Sighs

231

The Warrior’s Song

233

The Blighted Rose

234

The Soldier’s Farewell

237

The Soldier’s Return

239

The Dying Lover

241

The Twelfth Day

245

The Banquet of Spring

248

The Pride of Summer

250

The Song of Harvest

253

Invitation of Winter

256

Notes

261