Tennyson Poems Everyman s Library Pocket Alfred, Lord Tennyson was a complex writer than his status as Queen Victoria s favorite poet might suggest Though capable of rendering rapture and delight in the most exquisite verse, in another mode Tennyson is brother in spirit to Poe and to Baudelaire, the author of dark, passionate reveries. Alfred, Lord Tennyson In the spring of , Tennyson s father died, requiring him to leave Cambridge before taking his degree He returned to the rectory, where he was permitted to live for another six years and shared responsibility for his widowed mother and the family. Dickinson Selected Poems and Commentaries Seamus Heaney, Denis Donoghue, William Pritchard, Marilyn Butler, Harold Bloom, and many others have praised Helen Vendler as one of the most attentive readers of poetry Here, Vendler turns her illuminating skills as a critic to selected poems of Emily Dickinson. Robert Frost Poetry Selected Public Domain Poems by Robert Frost Public Domain Poems Public Domain Poems Poetry by Robert Frost The following poems are by the American Poet, Robert Frost The Poems Poets Corner Alfred, Lord Tennyson Selected Works Ulysses IT LITTLE profits that an idle king, By this still hearth, among these barren crags, Match d with an aged wife, I mete and dole Unequal laws unto a savage race, That hoard, and Exposure Language, tone and structure Wilfred Owen and the air shudders with snow lBoth are deadly Owen juxtaposes the sibilance of the bullets with the light yet lethal f sound of the flakes of snow in stanzas four and five. Alfred Tennyson Poet Biography Alfred, Lord Tennyson was the most renowned poet of the Victorian era His work includes In Memoriam, The Charge of the Light Brigade and Idylls of the King. John Wilmot second Earl of Rochester druidic John Wilmot second Earl of Rochester was born in Oxfordshire on April , and died there on July , notorious because as Samuel Johnson put it in a course of drunken gaiety and gross sensuality, with intervals of study perhaps yet criminal, with an avowed contempt of decency and order, a total disregard to every moral, and a resolute denial of every religious observation Poets Laureate of Great Britain Cruzio Internet Buy Verses of the Poets Laureate from John Dryden to Andrew Motion, by Phillis Levin Editor and Andrew Motion Introduction describes and shows the work of the first poets appointed as Poet Laureate since Charles II created the first in . Famous Poems Love Poems and Poetry The famous poems listed on this page detail the full titles of the famous poems and their poets Clicking on one of the famous poems of choice will enable access to the lyrics words of the poems.