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By: Algernon Charles Swinburne (1837-1909)

Book cover Poems & Ballads (First Series)
Book cover A Study of Shakespeare
William Blake A Critical Essay by Algernon Charles Swinburne William Blake A Critical Essay
Book cover The Age of Shakespeare
Book cover A Dark Month From Swinburne's Collected Poetical Works Vol. V
Book cover Atalanta in Calydon
Book cover The Tale of Balen
Book cover Astrophel and Other Poems Taken from The Collected Poetical Works of Algernon Charles Swinburne, Vol. VI
Book cover Songs Before Sunrise
Book cover Rosamund, queen of the Lombards, a tragedy
Book cover Century of Roundels

A roundel (not to be confused with the rondel) is a form of verse used in English language poetry devised by Algernon Charles Swinburne (1837–1909). It is a variation of the French rondeau form. It makes use of refrains, repeated according to a certain stylized pattern. A roundel consists of nine lines each having the same number of syllables, plus a refrain after the third line and after the last line. The refrain must be identical with the beginning of the first line: it may be a half-line, and rhymes with the second line...

Book cover Studies in Song, A Century of Roundels, Sonnets on English Dramatic Poets, The Heptalogia, Etc. From Swinburne's Poems Volume V.
Book cover Sonnets, and Sonnets on English Dramatic Poets (1590-1650) Taken from The Collected Poetical Works of Algernon Charles Swinburne, Vol V.
Book cover A Midsummer Holiday and Other Poems
Book cover The Heptalogia
Book cover Songs of the Springtides and Birthday Ode Taken from The Collected Poetical Works of Algernon Charles Swinburne—Vol. III
Book cover Chastelard, a tragedy
Book cover The Duke of Gandia
Book cover Studies in Song
Book cover Locrine: a tragedy
Book cover Erechtheus A Tragedy (New Edition)
Book cover Two Nations

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