1855 in poetry

Nationality words link to articles with information on the nation's poetry or literature (for instance, Irish or France).

List of years in poetry (table)
In literature


Works publishedEdit


  • Charles Heavysege:
    • The Revolt of Tartarus, a poem in six parts (Montreal)
    • Sonnets (Montreal: H. & G.M. Rose) [2]

United KingdomEdit

United StatesEdit



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


Temporary grave of the Polish poet Adam Mickiewicz in a crypt under his apartment, now Adam Mickiewicz Museum, Istanbul (another museum dedicated to the poet is in Paris)

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

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "Tennyson Reading 'Maud'". Pre-Raphaelite Online Resource. Birmingham Museums & Art Gallery. Retrieved 2013-05-09.
  2. ^ Bentley, D. M. R. "Poetry in English". The Canadian Encyclopedia. Retrieved 2009-02-08.
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n Cox, Michael, ed. (2004). The Concise Oxford Chronology of English Literature. Oxford University Press. ISBN 0-19-860634-6.
  4. ^ a b c d e f Ludwig, Richard M.; Nault, Jr., Clifford A. (1986). Annals of American Literature 1602-1983. New York: Oxford University Press. p. vi. 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.
  5. ^ Davis, Cynthia; 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. Timeline poetry.
  6. ^ Preminger, Alex; Brogan, T. V. F.; et al. (1993). The New Princeton Encyclopedia of Poetry and Poetics. New York: MJF Books/Fine Communications.
  7. ^ Das, Sisir Kumar (1995). "A Chronology of Literary Events 1911-1956". In Das, Sisir Kumar; et al. (eds.). History of Indian Literature: 1911-1956: struggle for freedom: triumph and tragedy. Vol. 2. Sahitya Akademi. ISBN 978-81-7201-798-9. Retrieved 2008-12-23.
  8. ^ Mohan, Sarala Jag (1996). "Chapter 4: Twentieth-Century Gujarati Literature". In Natarajan, Nalini; Nelson, Emanuel Sampath (eds.). Handbook of Twentieth-century Literatures of India. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Publishing Group. ISBN 978-0-313-28778-7. Retrieved 2008-12-10.