By: R. F. (Robert Fuller) Murray (1863-1894)
|The Scarlet Gown being verses by a St. Andrews Man|
By: R. F. Murray (1863-1894)
Robert Fuller Murray was a Victorian poet. Although born in the United States, Murray lived most of his life in the United Kingdom, most notably in St Andrews, Scotland. He wrote two books of poetry and was published occasionally in periodicals.
By: R. M.
|Caw! Caw! Or, The Chronicle of Crows, A Tale of the Spring-time|
By: Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941)
Gitanjali is a collection of 103 poems in English, largely translations by the Bengali poet Rabindranath Tagore. This volume became very famous in the West, and was widely translated into other languages. In England a slender volume was published in 1913, with an exhilarating preface by W. B. Yeats. In the same year, Rabindranath became the first non-European to win the Nobel prize.
Rabindranath Tagore, was a Bengali polymath who reshaped Bengali literature and music, as well as Indian art with Contextual Modernism in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Author of Gitanjali and its "profoundly sensitive, fresh and beautiful verse", he became the first non-European to win the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1913. In translation his poetry was viewed as spiritual and mercurial; however, his "elegant prose and magical poetry" remain largely unknown outside Bengal. Tagore introduced new prose and verse forms and the use of colloquial language into Bengali literature, thereby freeing it from traditional models based on classical Sanskrit...
By: Rachel Annand Taylor (1876-1960)
|The Hours of Fiammetta A Sonnet Sequence|
By: Randolph Caldecott (1846-1886)
|The Babes in the Wood One of R. Caldecott's Picture Books|
|The Fox Jumps Over the Parson's Gate|
By: Richard Barnfield (1574-1627)
|The Affectionate Shepherd|
By: Richard D. Blackmore (1825-1900)
|Fringilla: Some Tales In Verse|
By: Richard Henry Stoddard (1825-1903)
|Abraham Lincoln An Horatian Ode|
By: Richard Hovey (1864-1900)
|Songs from Vagabondia|
|More Songs From Vagabondia|
By: Richard Hunter
By: Richard Le Gallienne (1866-1947)
|The Silk-Hat Soldier And Other Poems in War Time|
|A Jongleur Strayed Verses on Love and Other Matters Sacred and Profane|
By: Richard Lovelace (1618-1657)
|The Lucasta Poems|
By: Richard Morris (1833-1894)
|Early English Alliterative Poems in the West-Midland Dialect of the Fourteenth Century|
By: Ring Lardner (1885-1933)
Ring Lardner is a typical parent when his first child is born, full of wonder and the rest of the usual emotions as he watches his little son grow. He wrote a series of 29 short poems on various facets of parenthood.
By: Robert Bloomfield (1766-1823)
|Rural Tales, Ballads, and Songs|
By: Robert Browning (1812-1889)
|Browning's Shorter Poems|
|Men and Women|
By: Robert Burns (1759-1796)
|Poems and Songs of Robert Burns|
By: Robert Burton (1577-1640)
The Anatomy of Melancholy
The Anatomy of Melancholy is a book by Robert Burton, first published in 1621. On its surface, the book is a medical textbook in which Burton applies his large and varied learning in the scholastic manner to the subject of melancholia (which includes what is now termed clinical depression). Though presented as a medical text, The Anatomy of Melancholy is as much a sui generis work of literature as it is a scientific or philosophical text, and Burton addresses far more than his stated subject. In...
By: Robert Frost (1874-1963)
North of Boston
One of the first collections of poetry by Robert Frost, published in 1914.The Fear (00:00:16)The Self-seeker (00:05:27)The Wood-pile (00:16:35)Good Hours (00:18:47)