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The Pre-Raphaelite stream begun in 1848, and skilled its heyday within the 1860s and 1870s. encouraged through the then little-known Keats and Blake, in addition to Wordsworth, Shelley and Coleridge, Pre-Raphaelite poetry "etherialized sensation" (in the phrases of Antony Harrison), and popularized the idea ofl'art pour l'art—art for art's sake. the place Victorian realist novels explored the grit and dirt of the commercial Revolution, Pre-Raphaelite poems focused on extra summary issues of romantic love, creative suggestion and sexuality. Later they attracted Aesthetes and Decadents like Oscar Wilde, Aubrey Beardsley and Ernest Dowson, let alone Gerard Manley Hopkins and W.B. Yeats.

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Oriel bay window which tasks from a wall with no extending to the floor. THOMAS WOOLNER My attractive girl Germ 1 (January 1850). Illustrated in panels by way of WHH. First poetry quantity My attractive girl (Macmillan, 1863). as a result of Woolner’s large revisions for the 1863 quantity, the textual content is taken from the Germ. 26. august revered, striking. sixty one. ounce snow leopard. a hundred and twenty. blent mixed. Of My woman in dying Germ 1 (January 1850). even if WHH is credited with being the illustrator of ‘My attractive girl’ in basic terms, the second one panel of his representation corresponds extra heavily with the subject material of ‘Of My girl in Death’. First poetry quantity My attractive woman (Macmillan, 1863). due to Woolner’s large revisions for the 1863 quantity, the textual content is taken from the Germ. forty six. blent combined. O whilst and the place Germ 2 (February 1850). trademarks Germ three (March 1850). See DGR’s ‘The Woodspurge’. 39. major ocean. fifty six. chidden chided, scolded. JOHN TUPPER A comic strip from Nature Composed 1849 – ‘in Sydenham Wood’, based on a observe within the unique textual content. Germ 1 (January 1850). eight. corbies ravens or crows. 26. merle blackbird. Viola and Olivia Germ four (April 1850). Illustrated via WHD. name. Characters from William Shakespeare’s comedy 12th evening. Viola, disguised because the male web page Cesario, works for the Duke, Orsino. She provides his swimsuit to Olivia, a mourning widow. Olivia falls in love with the disguised Viola, whereas Viola falls in love with Orsino and Orsino with ‘Cesario’. Mayhem ensues. A Quiet night Composed 1850. Poems via the overdue John Lucas Tupper (Longmans, eco-friendly & Co. , 1897). See WBS’s ‘To the Artists referred to as P. R. B. ’, DGR’s ‘To the P. R. B. ’ and ‘St Wagnes’ Eve’ and CGR’s ‘The P. R. B. ’. 1. ennui boredom (French). three. Gabriel Dante Gabriel Rossetti – see Biographical Notes. four. Stephens Frederick George Stephens – see Biographical Notes. 6. William William Michael Rossetti – see Biographical Notes. nine. John John Lucas Tupper – see Biographical Notes. thirteen. Aleck Alexander Tupper, John Tupper’s brother, whose enterprise published the Germ. 18. mundungus pungent tobacco. fifty three. George George Tupper, brother of John and Alexander. seventy seven. Thomas Thomas Woolner – see Biographical Notes. seventy eight. like Burns ‘among the 3’ see ll. 19–20 of Robert Burns’s ingesting track ‘Willie Brew’d a Peck o’Maut’ (1789): ‘Wha first beside his chair shall fa’ / he's the King amang us 3. ’ WALTER HOWELL DEVERELL The Sight past Germ 2 (February 1850). I 2. Noah’s dove after the flood, Noah releases a dove thrice from the ark to hunt land (Genesis 8:8–12). eight. egress go out, approach out. II eight. welkin sky. III 1. self-importance … quoting him of outdated ‘Vanity of vanities, saith the Preacher, vainness of vanities; all is vainness’ (Ecclesiastes 1:2). 6. demesne area. 10. Jacob’s ladder in his dream, Jacob sees a ladder attaining from earth to heaven, on which angels ascend and descend. See Genesis 28:11–19. eleven. terrene earthly. 12. ken diversity of data or sight. 14. bow rainbow, image of the covenant among God and mankind. a latest Idyl Germ four (April 1850). thirteen. lilies trademarks of innocence.

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