Algernon Charles Swinburne


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Noun1.Algernon Charles Swinburne - English poet (1837-1909)Algernon Charles Swinburne - English poet (1837-1909)    
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Its chief exponents and enthusiastic followers were Algernon Charles Swinburne (1837), Sir Edmund William Gosse (1849-1928) and Andrew Lang (1844-1912).
Swinburne's influential modifications to lyric subjectivity are discussed by Thain in her prior chapter, which was originally published as "Desire Lines: Swinburne and Lyric Crisis" in Algernon Charles Swinburne: Unofficial Laureate (Manchester: Manchester Univ.
His literary reputation suffered, however, at the hands of such literary giants as John Dryden, Algernon Charles Swinburne, and T.S.
The name of Algernon Charles Swinburne has long been coupled with the epithet "perverse" (1); Swinburne was accused of perversity early and often, and while the term irked him (and has continued to irk critics who defend him from it), the concept of perversion offers valuable purchase on some central features of his work.
Algernon Charles Swinburne was one of the poets who was fascinated by this figure and often employed her in his poems.
"Thou the living light of all our lovely stormy strand, Thou the brave north-country's very glory of glories, Grace." - Algernon Charles Swinburne
Similarly, Burne-Jones' friend, the 'wicked angel' Algernon Charles Swinburne, is surely a worthy--and considerably kinkier--precursor of Guillaume Apollinaire.
(3/) Algernon Charles Swinburne, Atlanta in Calydon in The Complete Works of Algernon Charles Swinburne, ed.
Linton, and Algernon Charles Swinburne. She shows how republican poems reflected and refracted the theories of political change that animated the expressive cultures of republican radicalism.
(11) Edmund Gosse, The Life of Algernon Charles Swinburne (London: Macmillan, 1917), p.
He is increasingly recognised as an important and influential figure in the Pre-Raphaelite circle - together with Burne-Jones and the poet Algernon Charles Swinburne, Solomon revitalised the movement.