Robert Southey

(1774 - 1843 / Bristol / England)

Robert Southey Poems

1. Wat Tyler - Act Iii 4/8/2010
2. The Vision Of The Maid Of Orleans - The Second Book 4/8/2010
3. Sonnet 08 1/1/2004
4. The Vision Of The Maid Of Orleans - The Third Book 4/8/2010
5. Metrical Letter, Written From London. 4/8/2010
6. The Vision Of The Maid Of Orleans - The First Book 4/8/2010
7. Wat Tyler - Act Ii 4/8/2010
8. Sonnet 10 1/1/2004
9. Wat Tyler - Act I 4/8/2010
10. Sonnet 4/8/2010
11. The Rose 4/8/2010
12. Lord William 4/8/2010
13. Sonnet 07 1/1/2004
14. Rudiger - A Ballad 1/1/2004
15. Inscription 04 - For The Apartment In Chepstow-Castle 1/1/2004
16. Musings On A Landscape Of Gaspar Poussin 1/1/2004
17. Sappho - A Monodrama 1/1/2004
18. The Holly-Tree 4/8/2010
19. Inscription 06 - For A Monument In The New Forest 1/1/2004
20. Inscription 05 - For A Monument At Silbury-Hill 1/1/2004
21. Sonnet 09 1/1/2004
22. Jaspar 4/8/2010
23. Mary - A Ballad 1/1/2004
24. Sonnet 03 1/1/2004
25. The Cross Roads 4/8/2010
26. Poems On The Slave Trade - Sonnet Ii 1/1/2004
27. English Eclogues Ii - The Grandmother's Tale 4/8/2010
28. The Victory 4/8/2010
29. Inscription 08 - For The Cenotaph At Ermenonville 1/1/2004
30. Sonnet 02 1/1/2004
31. Sonnet 01 1/1/2004
32. English Eclogues Iii - The Funeral 4/8/2010
33. The Complaints Of The Poor 4/8/2010
34. The Surgeon's Warning 4/8/2010
35. To The Chapel Bell 1/1/2004
36. Inscription 07 - For A Tablet On The Banks Of A Stream 1/1/2004
37. The Race Of Banquo 1/1/2004
38. To My Own Minature Picture Taken At Two Years Of Age 1/1/2004
39. Ode Written On The First Of January 1/1/2004
40. English Eclogues I - The Old Mansion-House 4/8/2010
Best Poem of Robert Southey

Inchcape Rock

No stir in the air, no stir in the sea,
The Ship was still as she could be;
Her sails from heaven received no motion,
Her keel was steady in the ocean.

Without either sign or sound of their shock,
The waves flow’d over the Inchcape Rock;
So little they rose, so little they fell,
They did not move the Inchcape Bell.

The Abbot of Aberbrothok
Had placed that bell on the Inchcape Rock;
On a buoy in the storm it floated and swung,
And over the waves its warning rung.

When the Rock was hid by the surge’s swell,
The Mariners heard the ...

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Donica - A Ballad

Author Note: In Finland there is a Castle which is called the New Rock, moated about with a river of unfounded depth, the water black and the fish therein
very distateful to the palate. In this are spectres often seen, which
foreshew either the death of the Governor, or some prime officer
belonging to the place; and most commonly it appeareth in the shape of
an harper, sweetly singing and dallying and playing under the water.

It is reported of one Donica, that after she was dead, the Devi

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