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Women Poets of the Romantic Period
Individual Item Contents: WPRP 187

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Author

Norton, Caroline Elizabeth Sarah.

Title

The Dream, and other poems. By the Honble. Mrs. Norton. Dedicated to her Grace the Duchess of Sutherland. 2nd ed.

Imprint

London : Henry Colburn, 1841.

Call Number

WPRP 187

Physical Description:

xii, 334 p. 1 â„“. of plates : port. ; 21 cm

Citation

Not in Jackson, Romantic Poetry by Women; multiple copies in Worldcat.

 

Notes

Includes Preface and Dedication.

Epigraph

We have one human heart, ---
All mortal thoughts confess a common home.
 
Shelley.

Online copies

Google Books

Contents

PREFACE

v

DEDICATION

ix

THE DREAM

1

NOTES

73

THE CREOLE GIRL; or, THE PHYSICIAN’S STORY

77

TWILIGHT

97

A DESTINY

109

MISCELLANEOUS PIECES.

The Chapel Royal St. James’s, on the 10th February, 1840

125

Notes

131

On seeing Anthony, the eldest Child of Lord and Lady Ashley

133

The Dying Hour

137

I Cannot Love Thee!

143

The Poet’s Choice

153

The German Student’s Love-Song

157

The Hunting-Horn of Charlemagne

162

The Faithful Friend

167

To Ferdinand Seymore

175

The Winter’s Walk--(Written after walking with Mr. Rogers)

178

The Reprieve

184

The Faithful Guardian

189

The Forsaken

193

The Visionary Portrait

198

The Picture of Sappho

202

The Sense of Beauty

206

The Mother’s Heart

212

May-Day, 1837

216

The Fever-Dream

219

To the Lady H.O

223

The Fallen Leaves

227

The Autumn Wind

230

The Blind Man’s Bride

233

The Widow to her Son’s Betrothed

237

The Tryst

241

The Banner of the Covenanters

243

The Rock of the Betrayed

249

The Lament for Shuil Donald’s Daughter

261

Weep not for Him that Dieth

264

The Child of Earth

266

The Christening of my Brother’s Infant Son

269

The Mother’s Last Watch

275

SONNETS

279

A VOICE FROM THE FACTORIES. Dedicated to the Right Hon. Lord Ashley (reprinted from the anonymous edition of 1836)

303