Treasure Island

Algernon Charles Swinburne

(5 April 1837 - 10 April 1909 / London)

Poems of Algernon Charles Swinburne

1. A Baby's Death 1/1/2004
2. A Ballad of Burdens 12/31/2002
3. A Ballad of Death 1/3/2003
4. A Ballad of Dreamland 1/3/2003
5. A Ballad Of François Villon, Prince Of All Ballad-Makers 4/12/2010
6. A Cameo 4/12/2010
7. A Channel Crossing 1/1/2004
8. A Child's Battles 4/12/2010
9. A Child's Laughter 12/31/2002
10. A Christmas Carol 4/12/2010
11. A Clasp Of Hands 12/31/2002
12. A Dead Friend 1/1/2004
13. A Dialog 1/1/2004
14. A Dialogue 12/31/2002
15. A Flower-Piece By Fantin 1/1/2004
16. A Forsaken Garden 12/31/2002
17. A Jacobite's Exile 4/12/2010
18. A Lamentation 4/12/2010
19. A Landscape By Courbet 1/1/2004
20. A Leave-Taking 12/31/2002

A Swimmer's Dream

Somno mollior unda

I
Dawn is dim on the dark soft water,
Soft and passionate, dark and sweet.
Love's own self was the deep sea's daughter,
Fair and flawless from face to feet,
Hailed of all when the world was golden,
Loved of lovers whose names beholden

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