The Forsaken Merman

The Forsaken Merman summary

Introducing the poet and the Poem It was Matthew Arnold (1822 – 1888), who wrote the poem ‘The Forsaken Merman’. He was not only a famous poet of the Victorian era but the inspector of the government of school, a renowned critic, as well as, a professor of poetry at Oxford University. ‘Thyrsis’, Rugby Chapel’, …

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She Walks in Beauty

She Walks in Beauty Summary

About the Poem It was the English Lord Byron who composed this short and well-known lyric (poem) which was first published in the year 1815. It is an outstanding instance of Romanticism. It is said that a remarkable event in the life of Byron inspired this poem; he attended a party on 11th June 1814 …

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