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Swinburne's Collected Poetical Works

Swinburne's Collected Poetical Works


Swinburne's Collected Poetical Works
Swinburne, Algernon Charles

4 Volumes, William Heinemann, Ltd, London, 1924. Bound beautifully in ½ blue Morocco, marble sides and end papers and Art-Nouveau decorations on spine T.E.G. A beautiful set of books. 12mo.

Algernon Charles Swinburne (5 April 1837 – 10 April 1909) was an English poet, playwright, novelist, and critic. Swinburne wrote about many taboo topics, such as lesbianism, cannibalism, sado-masochism, and anti-theism. His poems have many common motifs, such as the Ocean, Time, and Death.
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