His poetry is the poetry of reflection and not of passion, and is a transcript of trains of thought rather than of moods of feeling; nor does it abound with the element.
CLEOPATRA'S MIRROR. You have a thousand slaves, who do Unwillingly their duty ; And I one service have for you,— To image back your beauty ; But that.
Poems and stories frequently featured children dreaming of a candy land, in a children's magazine called The Youth's Companion in 1875. Invictus by William Ernest Henley (1875) A preview of the upcoming issue. He was less of the specialized literary man than other poets and more curious personally. Footer Menu and Information. Poetry 1875 in poetry the great English Romantics and Victorians and their famous, official American offshoots. Step by step, he had tested his observation of places and people until his best poems had the human and seen richness of great novels. When he began to write the American cultural scene was unimaginably different from anything we now know.