Flashcards in Poems Of The Anthology Deck (6):
What is the Manhunt about?
A soldiers wife comes to term with the physical and emotional damage caused by war when she meets her husband after fighting
What is Sonnet 43 about?
A poem in which Browning explains her love for her fiancé. She presents this love as pure, spiritual and powerful
What is London about?
William Blake presents London as a place of corruption, degradation and exploitation
What is the soldier about?
Patriotic poem celebrating both English superiority and the sacrifices made. An extremely naive perception of war
What is she walks in beauty about?
Byron wrote this poem immediately after observing this woman at a party and is wearing a mourning dress. The poem explores what captured him and her natural beauty - both physical and emotional