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Women Poets of the Romantic Period
Individual Item Contents: WPRP 190

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Author

Barrett, Elizabeth.

Title

The Seraphim, and other poems. By Elizabeth B. Barrett. 1st ed.

Publisher

London : Saunders and Otley

Year of Publication

1838

Call Number

WPRP 190

Physical Description

xxi, 360 p. ; 20 cm

Citation

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

 

Notes

Includes Preface.

Notes

There are two impressions known to exist. First impression: line 1 on p. [ii] reads "LONDON :"; leaves A5,6 both signed "A5". Second impression: line 1 on p. [ii] reads "LONDON:"; only leaf A5 signed; p. 214, line 15 has uneven left margin, with "Towards the sea" reset. Cf. Barnes

Epigraph

Some to sing, and some to say,
Some to weep, and some to praye.
 
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Contents

The Seraphim Part the First

1

--------------- Part the Second

27

The Poet’s Vow Part the First

79

-----------------Part the Second

91

-----------------Part the Third

101

-----------------Part the Fourth

105

-----------------Part the Fifth

111

The Romaunt of Margaret

119

Isobel’s Child

137

A Romance of the Ganges

171

The Island

185

The Deserted Garden

199

The Soul’s Travelling

207

Sounds

221

Night and the Merry Man

231

Earth and her Praisers

239

The Virgin Mary to the Child Jesus

253

Stanzas to Bettine, the Friend of Goethe

265

Stanzas on the Death of Mrs. Hemans

271

Memory and Hope

277

The Sleep

283

Man and Nature

287

The Sea-Side Walk

290

The Sea-Mew

293

The Little Friend

297

My Doves

301

To Miss Mitford in her Garden

307

The Student

309

The Exile’s Return

314

A Song Against Singing

318

Stanzas

321

The Young Queen

323

Victoria’s Tears

328

Vanities

332

Bereavement

335

Consolation

336

A Supplication for Love. Hymn I.

337

The Mediator. Hymn II.

340

The Weeping Saviour. Hymn III.

342

The Measure. Hymn IV.

344

Cowper’s Grave

346

The Weakest Thing

354

The Name

356