Poet Algernon Charles Swinburne

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terribly: Algernon Charles Swinburne, 1837-1909Celebrating SpringtimeImage...

BookPeopleRVA: It's the Birthday of Algernon Charles Swinburne.

SSBrockville: Algernon Charles Swinburne (5 April 1837) was an English poet, playwright, novelist, and critic who wrote several novels and collections of poetry, and contributed to the famous Eleventh Edition of the Encyclopædia Britannica.

SSBDupont: Algernon Charles Swinburne (5 April 1837) was an English poet, playwright, novelist, and critic who wrote several novels and collections of poetry, and contributed to the famous Eleventh Edition of the Encyclopædia Britannica.

skydog811: A Ballad of Dreamland by Algernon Charles Swinburne - Poems

cowboycoleridge: The Lovers' Chronicle 5 April - Comin' Slowly, verse by mac tag - verse by Algernon Charles Swinburne - art by Jules Dupré

NORTHTRENTON: Happy Birthday to Joseph Lister (d. 1912), Jules Ferry (d. 1893), Prentice Mulford (d. 1891), Wilhelm Olbers Focke (d. 1922), Frank R. Stockton (d. 1902), Vitezslav Halek (d. 1874), Algernon Charles Swinburne (d. 1909), Robert Smalls (d. 1915) and Ghazaros Aghayan (d. 1911).

Abhishek6029858: Body and spirit are twins: God only knows which is which. - Algernon C. Swinburne Read More:

HBurpday: April 5 Today is the anniversary of the birth of Thomas Hobbes (1588) Elihu Yale (1649) Joseph Lister (1827) Algernon Charles Swinburne (1837) Booker T Washington (1856) Chesney Allen (1894) 1/3

kavishala: Body and spirit are twins: God only knows which is which. - Algernon C. Swinburne Read More:

MathewJLyons: 5 April 1837. Birth of Algernon Charles Swinburne, intensely lyrical – and now wildly unfashionable – late-Victorian poet.

crankyuncle2: Born OTD 1837 Algernon Charles Swinburne, English poet (Atalanta in Calydon), born in London (d. 1909)

Book_Addict: Happy birthday to English poet/writer/playwright Algernon Charles Swinburne (April 5, 1837), author of "Tristram of Lyonesse" (1882) et al.

cowboycoleridge: I remember the way we parted, The day and the way we met; You hoped we were both broken-hearted And knew we should both forget. - Algernon Charles Swinburne

cowboycoleridge: Dream that the lips once breathless Might quicken if they would; Say that the soul is deathless; Dream that the gods are good; Say March may wed September, And time divorce regret; But not that you remember, And not that I forget. - Algernon Charles Swinburne

cowboycoleridge: Time found our tired love sleeping, And kissed away his breath; But what should we do weeping, Though light love sleep to death? We have drained his lips at leisure, Till there’s not left to drain A single sob of pleasure, A single pulse of pain. - Algernon Charles Swinburne

bufocalvin: Happy bookish birthdays, 5 April to: Algernon Charles Swinburne (Tristram of Lyonesse), A.C. Crispin (Sarek), Anthony Horowitz (the Alex Rider series)...

valefloresbal: Though one were fair as roses, His beauty clouds and closes; And well though love reposes, In the end it is not well. —Algernon Charles Swinburne, “The Garden of Proserpine”

alansfactory: "Blossom by blossom the spring begins." - Algernon Charles Swinburne

herondale_best: Chapter 20: The bBtter Root "But now, you are twain, you are cloven apart, Flesh of his flesh, but heart of my heart; And deep in one is the bitter root, And sweet for one is the lifelong flower." -Algernon Charles Swinburne, "The Triumph of Time"

herondale_best: For the sweet last sound of her feet, her breath, For gifts she gave you, gracious and few, Tears and kisses, that lady of yours. -Algernon Charles Swinburne, "The Triumph of Time"

YdaniaOgando: Prints

YdaniaOgando: Prints

dancersboxuk: "Blossom by blossom the spring begins." -Algernon Charles Swinburne

ellelaurens: “ Blossom by blossom the spring begins.” Algernon Charles Swinburne. Magda Indigo.

Jessamina: And time remembered is grief forgotten, And frosts are slain and flowers begotten, And in green underwood and cover Blossom by blossom the spring begins. –Algernon Charles Swinburne

jcriswell880: “Blossom by blossom the spring begins.”  — Algernon Charles Swinburne

miyanna11: Blossom by blossom the spring begins. -Algernon Charles Swinburne

herondale_best: Chapter 9: Fierce Midnight "Fierce midnight and famishing morrows, And the love that complete and control All the joys of the flash, all the sorrow That out the souls. -Algernon Charles Swinburne, "Dolores"

KanzyIbrahim: “I dare not always touch her, lest the kiss Leave my lips charred. Yea, Lord, a little bliss, Brief bitter bliss, one hath for a great sin; Nathless thou knowest how sweet a thing it is.” —Algernon Charles Swinburne, “Laus Veneris”

Poem of the day

Ebb Tide
 by Sara Teasdale

When the long day goes by
And I do not see your face,
The old wild, restless sorrow
Steals from its hiding place.

My day is barren and broken,
Bereft of light and song,
A sea beach bleak and windy
...

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