Algernon Charles Swinburne

(5 April 1837 - 10 April 1909 / London)

Algernon Charles Swinburne Poems

1. A Ballad of Dreamland 1/3/2003
2. A Ballad of Death 1/3/2003
3. A Child's Laughter 12/31/2002
4. A Forsaken Garden 12/31/2002
5. A Leave-Taking 12/31/2002
6. A Baby's Death 1/1/2004
7. Love and Sleep 12/31/2002
8. Birth And Death 1/1/2004
9. A Match 1/3/2003
10. A Dead Friend 1/1/2004
11. A Ballad of Burdens 12/31/2002
12. A Flower-Piece By Fantin 1/1/2004
13. The Garden of Prosperine 1/3/2003
14. Prelude - Tristan And Isolde 1/1/2004
15. Time And Life 1/1/2004
16. Hymn to Proserpine (After the Proclamation of the Christian 1/1/2004
17. Music: An Ode 12/31/2002
18. Four Songs Of Four Seasons 12/31/2002
19. A Clasp Of Hands 12/31/2002
20. A Night-Piece By Millet 1/1/2004

Babyhood

A baby shines as bright
If winter or if May be
On eyes that keep in sight
A baby.

Though dark the skies or grey be,
It fills our eyes with light,
If midnight or midday be.

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