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elizabeth barrett browning

A Dead Rose

Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1806 - 1861) was one of the most prominent poets of the Victorian era. Born in County Durham, Browning was educated at home. She was an intensely studious, precocious child; writing her first known poem “On the Cruelty of Forcement to Man” between the ages of 6-8. Her first collections of poems “An Essay on Mind, with Other Poems” was published in 1826 and reflected her passion for Byron and Greek politics. In 1849, after the birth of her son and at her husband’s insistence, Browning published her second edition of Poems, including her love sonnets; her popularity increased, as well as critical regard, and her position was confirmed. ‘A Dead Rose’ Continue reading