Robert Southey

(1774 - 1843 / Bristol / England)

Robert Southey Poems

41. On The Death Of A Favourite Old Spaniel 1/1/2004
42. Poems On The Slave Trade - Sonnet I 1/1/2004
43. Poems On The Slave Trade - Sonnet Ii 1/1/2004
44. Poems On The Slave Trade - Sonnet Iii 1/1/2004
45. Poems On The Slave Trade - Sonnet Iv 1/1/2004
46. Poems On The Slave Trade - Sonnet V 1/1/2004
47. Poems On The Slave Trade - Sonnet Vi 1/1/2004
48. Porlock 1/3/2003
49. Rudiger - A Ballad 1/1/2004
50. Sappho - A Monodrama 1/1/2004
51. Sonnet 4/8/2010
52. Sonnet 01 1/1/2004
53. Sonnet 02 1/1/2004
54. Sonnet 03 1/1/2004
55. Sonnet 04 1/1/2004
56. Sonnet 05 1/1/2004
57. Sonnet 06 1/1/2004
58. Sonnet 07 1/1/2004
59. Sonnet 08 1/1/2004
60. Sonnet 09 1/1/2004
61. Sonnet 10 1/1/2004
62. The Battle Of Blenheim 1/3/2003
63. The Cataract Of Lodore 4/8/2010
64. The Complaints Of The Poor 4/8/2010
65. The Cross Roads 4/8/2010
66. The Curse Of Kehama 5/24/2003
67. The Holly-Tree 4/8/2010
68. The Old Man's Comforts And How He Gained Them 1/3/2003
69. The Pauper's Funeral 1/1/2004
70. The Race Of Banquo 1/1/2004
71. The Rose 4/8/2010
72. The Sailor, Who Had Served In The Slave Trade. 4/8/2010
73. The Soldier's Wife 1/1/2004
74. The Surgeon's Warning 4/8/2010
75. The Triumph Of Woman 1/1/2004
76. The Victory 4/8/2010
77. The Vision Of The Maid Of Orleans - The First Book 4/8/2010
78. The Vision Of The Maid Of Orleans - The Second Book 4/8/2010
79. The Vision Of The Maid Of Orleans - The Third Book 4/8/2010
80. The Well Of St. Keyne 1/3/2003
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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