Tagged: literary connections

T S Eliot Poetry

Poems by T. S. Eliot Thomas Stearns Eliot (1888-1965) was a great Modernist poet who converted to Christianity mid-way through his career. He was a contemporary of Joseph Conrad, George Bernard Shaw, and Virginia...

Robert Browning Poetry

Robert Browning Poetry Robert Browning (1812-1889) was an English poet, known for his dramatic verse. Considered one of the foremost poets of the Victorian era, Browning was born the same year as Charles Dickens....

Elizabeth Barrett Browning Poetry

Elizabeth Barrett Browning Selections from Sonnets from the Portuguese XXI (21) Say over again, and yet once over again, That thou dost love me.  Though the word repeated Should seem a “cuckoo-song,” as thou...

Herman Melville, author of Moby Dick and other adventures.

Hawthorne and His Mosses by Herman Melville

Hawthorne and His Mosses By Herman Melville From The Literary World, August 17 and 24, 1850 [with the original creative spelling] By a Virginian Spending July in Vermont A papered chamber in a fine...

Fenimore Cooper’s Literary Offenses by Mark Twain

It is likely that the literary offenses of James Fenimore Cooper are no more dire than the offenses of at least half the authors represented in a modern bookstore, but Mark Twain certainly enjoyed humorously critiquing...