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heaven

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an episode of such pastoral or romantic charm as to qualify as the subject of a poetic idyll

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a musical composition that evokes rural life

a short poem descriptive of rural or pastoral life

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6) Here I will focus on Idyls of Battle, written soon after her experience as a public performer of the merits of sign language and published under the well-known pseudonym Howard Glyndon, although with the name "Laura C.
7 It would be another year before Whitman would hear from Stoddard again, but in the meantime the scene Stoddard described to Whitman in his letter--of meeting the eighteen-year-old boy in Hawaii--had flourished into Stoddard's "A South Sea Idyl," first published in the Overland Monthly, September 1869 (and later, again, in the South-Sea Idyls collection).
Inside, The Idyls, Telegramme, LP45 and The October Game, from London, will play.
One piece was Edward MacDowell's "Indian Idyl" from New England Idyls, Op.
Besides examining male gazes at exotic maidens, he also reads homoerotic subtexts--influenced by Polynesian conceptions of gender roles --in Charles Warren Stoddard's South Sea Idyls (1873) and films including Robert Flaherty's Tabu (1931).
Mekas's "The Idyls of Semeniskiai" notes that Mekas's poetry has elements similar to those contained in the well-known Lithuanian poets Donelaitis, Baranauskas, and Maironis.
Gardner, Quaker Idyls (New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1884), also document changes in Quaker clothing from the perspective of a late nineteenth-century Quaker woman.
The form and subject-matter of "The River-Merchant's Wife: a Letter," for example, has its cognates in European literary traditions too: especially in some of Browning's poems such as "Men and Women" which, Pound believes, belong to the tradition of Ovid's "Heroides" and Theocritus' idyls, while the special feature of Li Po's poem is its grace and simplicity.
Browning, Dramatic Idyls (second series); women admitted for degrees at the University of London
Meanwhile, Piatt published many books of verse, including Poems in Sunshine and Firelight (1866), Western Windows and Other Poems (1869), Idyls and Lyrics of the Ohio Valley (1881), and Odes in Ohio and Other Poems (1897).
Though based on the idyls of Theocritus, the Bucolics are sophisticated tours de force and subtle allegories of contemporary events and persons.
Another poem from the Dramatic Idyls series forms the subject of Evgenia Sifaki's "Masculinity, Heroism, and the Empire: Robert Browning's 'Clive' and Other Victorian Re-Constructions of the Story of Robert Clive" (VLC 37, no.
Doors open at the Golden Cross at 2pm and bands playing upstairs include The Floss McEntrye, Orius, The Satin Dolls, Russian Gun Dogs, The Escape, Tmart & The Raiders, The Idyls, Idle Hollow, Dirty Laws, Mommas in the Kitchen, Shadowplay, The Lights, Young Offender and The United Kingdom of America.
The most influential was South-Sea Idyls (1873, English ed.
Idyls, so his Georgics also had a classical Greek precedent: Hesiod's Works and Days.