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Works published in EnglishEdit

United KingdomEdit

Biography, criticism and scholarship in the United KingdomEdit

United StatesEdit

  • William Cullen Bryant:
    • Monument Mountain, a popular, blank-verse poem about an Indian princess who falls in love with her cousin, then commits suicide[2]
    • Mutation[4]
  • Royall Tyler, The Chestnut Tree, the author's longest poem presents sketches of those who pass beneath a 200-year-old chestnut tree[2]

Works published in other languagesEdit

FranceEdit

OtherEdit

  • Giacomo Leopardi, Italian
    • Canzoni
    • Versi
  • Wilhelm Müller, German
    • Gedichte aus den hinterlassenen Papieren eines reisenden Waldhornisten ("Poems from the posthumous papers of a travelling horn-player"), concludes publication
    • Lieder der Griechen ("Songs of the Greeks"), concludes publication

BirthsEdit

Death years link to the corresponding "[year] in poetry" article:

DeathsEdit

 
Lord Byron on his deathbed as depicted by Joseph Denis Odevaere c.1826

Birth years link to the corresponding "[year] in poetry" article:

See alsoEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Eisler, Benita. Byron: Child of Passion, Fool of Fame. p. 3.
  2. ^ a b c Burt, Daniel S. (2004). The Chronology of American Literature: America's literary achievements from the colonial era to modern times. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. ISBN 978-0-618-16821-7.
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m Cox, Michael, ed. (2004). The Concise Oxford Chronology of English Literature. Oxford University Press. ISBN 0-19-860634-6.
  4. ^ Ludwig, Richard M.; Nault, Clifford A., Jr. (1986). Annals of American Literature: 1602–1983. New York: Oxford University Press. "If the title page is one year later than the copyright date, we used the latter since publishers frequently postdate books published near the end of the calendar year." — Preface, p vi.
  5. ^ Rees, William, The Penguin book of French poetry: 1820-1950, Penguin, 1992, ISBN 978-0-14-042385-3
  6. ^ Sudlow, Lynda L. (2000). A Vast Army of Women: Maine's Uncounted Forces in the American Civil War. Thomas Publications. p. 117. ISBN 978-1-57747-049-6.
  7. ^ Davis, Cynthia J.; West, Kathryn (1996). Women Writers in the United States: A Timeline of Literary, Cultural, and Social History. New York: Oxford University Press. ISBN 978-0-19-509053-6. Retrieved 2009-02-07.