Table of Contents


William Blake (1757-1827)

            from Milton

The Little Black Boy

The Lamb

The Tyger


The Sick Rose



George Gordon, Lord Byron (1788-1824)


Lake Leman

(from Childe Harold’s Pilgrimage, Canto iii, stanzas 68-75)


She walks in beauty, like the night




Robert Burns (1759-1796)


To a mouse

Ae Fond Kiss



William Wordsworth (1770-1850)


            Residence in France  (from The Prelude, Book 11, 105-145)


We are Seven

Simon Lee

Goody Blake and Harry Gill

The Mad Mother

The Solitary Reaper

Resolution and Independence

The Idiot Boy

Lines Composed a few miles above Tintern Abbey July 13, 1798

Ode: Intimations of Immortality




Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772-1834)


The Rime of the Ancient Mariner

                        Part One

                        Part Two

                        Part Three

                        Part Four

                        Part Five

                        Part Six

                        Part Seven


Kubla Kahn

The Lime Tree Bower, My Prison

Frost at Midnight




Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822)


Ozymandias of Egypt

Ode to the West Wind


John Keats (1795-1821)


On Looking into Chapman’s Homer

Ode on a Grecian Urn

To Autumn

Ode on Melancholy

Ode to a Nightingale



Alfred Lord Tennyson