The poems of Rosamund Marriott Watson by Graham R. Tomson

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Published by J. Lane, The Bodley Head in London, New York .

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LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 85/9269 (P)
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Paginationxix, 334 p. : port. ; 20 cm.
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Rosamund (Ball) Marriott Watson ( – ) was a Victorian poet, nature writer, and critic who early in her career wrote under the pseudonyms of Graham R. Tomson and Rushworth (or R.) Armytage. Books by Rosamund Marriott Watson5/5.

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Rosamund Marriott Watson ( – ) was a Victorian poet and critic who wrote under the pseudonym of Graham R. Tomson. Her poems, which presaged modernism, are informed by aestheticism and occasionally avant-garde sensibilities.

Watson's personal life was fraught with scandal, she left first husband George Armytage and wed the artist Arthur Graham Tomson. The Poems of Rosamund Marriott Watson: Topic: Action, Adventure, Historical, Short Stories: Publisher: TriestePublishing: Language: English: ISBN: About the Book.

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Her major volumes of poetry were Tares (), The Bird-Bride (), A Summer Night (), Vespertilia and Other Verses (), and After Sunset (). Rosamund Marriott Watson (October 6, – Decem ) was an English poet, nature writer, and critic.

Watson was born Rosamund Ball (known as Rose), the 5th child of Benjamin Williams Ball, an accountant and amateur poet, and Sylvia Ball (née Good).

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Old Books, Fresh Flowers () An Island Rose () The Patchwork Quilt () After Sunset () The Heart of a Garden () The Lamp and the Lute () The Poems of Rosamund Mariott Watson () Individual poems "Vespertilia" in The Yellow Book, 4 (), pp. 49−52 "Two Songs" in The Yellow Book, 5 (), pp.

71−72 I—Requiescat. "The Ballad of the Bird-Bride" Rosamund Marriott Watson’s the “Ballad of the Bird-Bride”, veers away from traditional form by using five line stanzas with an A, B, C, C, B rhyme scheme as opposed to the "common meter" that uses four line stanzas with an A, B, C, B rhyme scheme.

A Summer Night and Other Poems - Ebook written by Rosamund Marriott Watson. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read A Summer Night and Other Poems.

Rosamund Marriott Watson's biography and life nd Marriott Watson ( – ) was a Victorian poet and critic who wrote under the pseudonym of Graham R. Tomson. Her poems, which presaged modernism, are informe. Rosamund Marriott Watson was a gifted poet, an erudite literary and art critic, and a daring beauty whose life illuminates fin-de-siècle London.

In Graham R., Linda K. Hughes traces the poet’s development from accomplished ballads and sonnets, to avant-garde urban impressionism and New Woman poetry, to her anticipation of literary modernism.

Watson, Rosamund Marriott, Poems of Rosamund Marriott Watson. London, John Lane; New York, John Lane Company, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Rosamund Marriott Watson; H B Marriott Watson.

GRAHAM R. TOMSON [Rosamund Marriott Watson] ( ) This poet, aesthete, woman of letters and serial divorcée was born Rosamond Ball, daughter of an accountant, in the London borough of Hackney. Informally educated, she read freely in the library of her father, a bibliophile and amateur poet.

Later, she claimed she could not remember a time. Rosamund Marriott Watson was a gifted poet, an erudite literary and art critic, and a daring beauty whose life illuminates fin-de-siècle London and the way in which literary reputations are made—and lost.

A participant in aestheticism and decadence, she wrote six volumes of poems noted for their subtle cadence, diction, and uncanny : Linda K. Hughes.

Early life and education. Rosamund Ball, known as Rose, was born in London on 6 Octoberthe fifth child of Benjamin Williams Ball, an accountant and amateur poet, and Sylvia (Good) Ball. Her older brother Wilfrid Ball became a painter of landscapes and marine subjects who helped introduce her to London's literary circles, including John Lane, the influential publisher of The Yellow : October 6,London, England, United Kingdom.

Additional Physical Format: Print version: Watson, Rosamund Marriott, Poems of Rosamund Marriott Watson. London, John Lane; New York, John Lane Co., A summer night and other poems / Author: Watson, Rosamund Marriott, Note: [London]: Methuen and co., Link: page images at HathiTrust; US access only: No stable link: This is an uncurated book entry from our extended bookshelves, readable online now but without a stable link here.

The Poems of Rosamund Marriott Watson by Rosamund Marriott Watson The Adventures of Young Maverick, by Hervey White The Iscariot, by Eden Philpotts. Watson utilizes her poems as an outle= t for her own struggles with marriage and one of the most prominent themes = in her poetry is aggression in marriage.

The Ballad of the Bird-Bride, whic= h supposedly originates from an Eskimo tale, tells the story of a man who f= alls in love with a woman and forces her into marriage.

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After sunset: [poems] / Author: Watson, Rosamund Marriott, Note: London: J. Lane, MDCCCIV [i.e. ] Link: page images at HathiTrust: No stable link: This is an uncurated book entry from our extended bookshelves, readable online now but without a stable link here.

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Not dreams, but the precious guerdon of deepest rest. Aye, surely. Look on the grave-closed eyes, And cold hands folded on tranquil breast. Will not the All-Great be just, and forgive. For He knows (though we make no prayer nor cry) How our lone souls ached when our pale star waned, How we watch the promiseless sky.

Watson). Rosamund Marriott Watson’s poems show an interest in French verse forms and reflect the Aesthetic Movement in their direct, vivid images, impressionist technique, and evocative style.

She lauded Alice Meynell’s poetry as “subtle,” evasive, ethereal, strange and beautiful,” but those traits were also applied frequently. They never come back, though I loved them well; I watch the South in vain; The snow-bound skies are blear and grey, Waste and wide is the wild gull's way, And she comes never again.

Years agone, on the flat white strand, I won my sweet sea-girl: Wrapped in my coat of the snow-white fur, I watched the wild birds settle and stir, The grey gulls gather and whirl.

Rosamund Marriott Watson was a gifted poet, an erudite literary and art critic, and a daring beauty whose life illuminates fin-de-siecle London and the way in which literary reputations are made and lost.

A participant in aestheticism and decadence, she wrote six volumes of poems noted for their subtle cadence, diction, and uncanny effects. The Good Life Radio • 24/7 Live Radio | Best Relax House, Chillout, Study, Running, Gym, Happy Music The Good Life Radio x Sensual Musi watching Live now.

In Graham R.: Rosamund Marriott Watson, Woman of Letters, Linda K. Hughes has given us a biography of one of the most intriguing people of the fin de siecle. Tomson was a deft and ambitious poet, who used her virtuosic command of language for an unusually moody, sensitive, and erudite range of subjects.

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Rosamund Marriott Watson “The Ballad of the Bird-Bride” Does it help in interpreting this poem to know that Rosamund Marriott Watson was a thrice-married woman who by Victorian law lost access to her children by her first two marriages.

not marry, Rosamund took the name Marriott Watson for all her publications from After her death from cancer inher de facto husband produced her posthumous collected Poems of Rosamund Marriott Watson (), which he had desperately tried to get through the pressbefore she died.

[POEM] In a London Garden - Rosamund Marriott Watson O hanging linden leaves the lamp shines through, Loose-dropping discs of limpid yellow lustre, Like magic fruits upon the dusky blue; Voiceless and viewless as the falling dew, Unshapen dreams amid your shadows cluster.

Book Review Linda K. Hughes, Graham R.: Rosamund Marriott Watson, Woman of Letters (Athens: Ohio Univ. Press, ). $ Hardback. In Graham R.: Rosamund Marriott Watson, Woman of Letters, Linda K.

Hughes has given us a biography of one of the most intriguing people of the fin de siècle. Tomson was a deft and ambitious poet, who used her virtuosic command.

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