English Romanticism
POETS


William Blake
Biographical Info
Born: 1757
Died: 1827

Essay: The "Mind-forg'd Manacles" of Blake's Poetry

Blake's Illustrations
The Ancient of Days by William Blake
Major Works
Songs of Innocence
  • "The Lamb" (1789)
  • "The Little Black Boy" (1789)
  • "The Chimney Sweeper" (1789)
  • "Infant Joy" (1789)
    Songs of Experience
  • "Earth's Answer" (1794)
  • "The Chimney Sweeper" (1794)
  • "The Sick Rose" (1794)
  • "The Tyger" (1794)
  • "London" (1794)
    The Marriage of Heaven and Hell (1793)
    The The Four Zoas (1793)
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    William Wordsworth
    Biographical Info
    Born: 1770
    Died: 1850
    William Wordsworth
    Major Works
    Lyrical Ballads (1798, with Preface, 1800)
  • "Tintern Abbey"
  • "We Are Seven"
  • "Lines Written In Early Spring"
    The Prelude (1799, 1805, 1850)
    Resolution and Independence (1807) Ode: Intimations of Immortality From Recollections of Early Childhood (1807)
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    Samuel Taylor Coleridge
    Biographical Info
    Born: 1772
    Died: 1834
    Samuel Taylor Coleridge
    Major Works
    Lyrical Ballads (1798, 1800)
  • "Rime of the Ancient Mariner"
    Conversation Poems
  • "The Eolian Harp" (1795)
  • "This Lime-tree Bower My Prison" (1797)
  • "Frost At Midnight" (1798)
    Kubla Khan (1798)
    Christabel (1801)
    Dejection: An Ode (1802)
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    Percy Bysshe Shelley
    Biographical Info
    Born: 1792
    Died: 1822
    Percy Bysshe Shelley
    Major Works:
    Mont Blanc (1817)
    Hymn To Intellectual Beauty (1817)
    Prometheus Unbound (1820)
    Ode To The West Wind (1820)
    To A Skylark (1820)
    Ozymandias (1818)
    Epipsychidon (1821)
    Adonais: An Ellegy on the Death of John Keats (1821)
    The Triumph of Life (1824)
    A Defence of Poetry (1821 / 1840)
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    George Gordon, Lord Byron
    Biographical Info
    Born: 1788
    Died: 1824
    (1812)  From an engraving by H. Meyer of a portrait by George Sanders
    Major Works
    Childe Harold's Pilgrimage (1818)
    Manfred (1817)
    Don Juan (1824)
    She Walks In Beauty (1815)
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    John Keats
    Biographical Info
    Born: 1795
    Died: 1821
    John Keats
    Major Works
    Endymion: A Poetic Romance (1818)
    Hyperion (1820)
    The Fall of Hyperion: A Dream (1820)
    The Eve of St. Agnes (1820)
    La Belle Dame Sans Merci (1820)
    Ode to A Nightingale (1820)
    Ode on a Grecian Urn (1820)
    Lamia (1819 / 1856)
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