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Romantic poetry - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Romantic poetry - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Romanticism, a philosophical, literary, artistic and cultural era which began in the mid/late-18th century as a reaction against the prevailing Enlightenment ideals of the day (Romantics favored more natural, emotional and personal artistic themes), also influenced poetry.

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Samuel Taylor Coleridge- Poets.org - Poetry, Poems, Bios & More

Samuel Taylor Coleridge- Poets.org - Poetry, Poems, Bios & More | Romantic Poets | Scoop.it
Samuel Taylor Coleridge, a leader of the British Romantic movement, was born on October 21, 1772, in Devonshire, England. His father, a vicar of a parish and master of a grammar school, married twice and had fourteen children.
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William Blake- Poets.org - Poetry, Poems, Bios & More

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William Blake was born in London on November 28, 1757, to James, a hosier,
and Catherine Blake. Two of his six siblings died in infancy.
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I used information from this site for my English question about Blake- very useful site

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The Tyger By William Blake

Tyger! Tyger! burning brightIn the forests of the night,What immortal hand or eye Could frame thy fearful symmetry?  In what distant deeps or skies Burnt the fire of thine eyes? On what wings dare ...
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A classic-one of my favourites

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Discovering poetry: Lord Byron's myth-making through verse - Spectator.co.uk (blog)

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Discovering poetry: Lord Byron's myth-making through verse
Spectator.co.uk (blog)
It's a pretty restless sequence, especially the sequence of 'and…and…and' which rattles through the second stanza.
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John Keats- Poets.org - Poetry, Poems, Bios & More

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English Romantic poet John Keats was born on October 31, 1795, in London.
The oldest of four children, he lost both his parents
at a young age. His father, a livery-stable keeper, died when Keats was eight;
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William Wordsworth- Poets.org - Poetry, Poems, Bios & More

William Wordsworth- Poets.org - Poetry, Poems, Bios & More | Romantic Poets | Scoop.it
On April 7, 1770, William Wordsworth was born in Cockermouth, Cumbria, England. Wordsworth's mother died when he was eight--this experience shapes much of his later work.
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Romanticism - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Romanticism

Romanticism (also the Romantic era or the Romantic period) was an artistic, literary, and intellectual movement that originated in Europe toward the end of the 18th century and in most areas was at its peak in the approximate period from 1800 to 1850.

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Daffodils by William Wordsworth - Read by Darius Campbell

Daffodils by William Wordsworth - Read by Darius Campbell http://www.wildlifeincornwall.com I wandered lonely as a cloud That floats on high o'er vales and h...

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Video of Darius Campbell reading Daffodils by William Wordsworth

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This poem is another one of my favourites- using it for my journal :)