In the fine melancholy of his elegiac poetry he is almost modern.
"A History of French Literature" by Edward Dowden
Many poems are therefore elegiacal that are not strictly elegies.
"Journeys Through Bookland, Vol. 10" by Charles Herbert Sylvester
He has published several volumes of poems, most of them meditative and elegiac in mood.
"Modern British Poetry" by Various
It was to Mistress Anne Killigrew that Dryden wrote his noble elegiac ode, which Dr. Johnson thought the finest in the language.
"The Cornwall Coast" by Arthur L. Salmon
Elegiac Ode and other Poems.
"Southern Literature From 1579-1895" by Louise Manly
It blends the passion of personal regret with the dignity of public grief, as all great elegiacal poems should.
"Raleigh" by Edmund Gosse
Four Books of elegiac poems are attributed to Tibullus, who ranks first among Roman elegists in the view of Quintilian, x.
"The Student's Companion to Latin Authors" by George Middleton
G. W. Chadwick's "Elegiac Overture" produced (from MS.) by the Boston Symphony Orchestra.
"Annals of Music in America" by Henry Charles Lahee
She looks like an elegiac figure weeping on a tombstone.
"The Gorgeous Isle" by Gertrude Atherton
It is free from the preternatural gloom which so often makes elegiac poetry an abomination to every healthy intellect.
"Harper's New Monthly Magazine, Volume 1, No. 4, September, 1850" by Various
We feel as if the breath of old elegiac poetry were visiting our slumber.
"Recreations of Christopher North, Volume I (of 2)" by John Wilson
The other appears too elegiac, and the couplet at the end of it has seldom a pleasing effect.
"Life of John Keats" by William Michael Rossetti
She was the enchanting woman of fashion, and the elegiac muse.
"Coelebs In Search of a Wife" by Hannah More
It was one of the stereotyped common-places of elegiac poems, and was ridiculed in No.
"The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 1" by Alexander Pope
These elegiac moods were not made for Lethierry.
"Toilers of the Sea" by Victor Hugo
He subsequently addressed an elegiac poem to the king, asking pardon and pleading for release.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 6" by Various
Chassignet displayed some of the same characteristics with a graver and more elegiac spirit.
"A Short History of French Literature" by George Saintsbury
They were generally well skilled in the ancient languages, and expert in writing Latin and elegiac verses.
"Pictures of German Life in the XVth XVIth and XVIIth Centuries, Vol. II." by Gustav Freytag
Old Sprague made us turn all that into elegiacs.
"Willing to Die" by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
Fourteen of the poems are elegiac, and at least six others are occasional.
"The Negro in Literature and Art in the United States" by Benjamin Brawley
Many of the best films in the western genre bear an elegiac quality.
Sam Shepard plays an aged Butch Cassidy in this elegiac portrait of the outlaw's later days.
Anti-Obama Ads Take Elegiac Tone.
Harvard film professor Ross McElwee adds another wonderful personal memoir, a film that is both forward-looking and elegiac.
Maclean, the author of the classic, elegiac memoir "A River Runs Through It," once told Robert Redford that Hollywood was the land of grease and the weasel.
A great film, rich in thought and feeling, composed in rhythms that vary from the elegiac to the spontaneous.
I just finished When the Emperor Was Divine by Julie Otsuka – a wonderfully elegiac story of a Japanese-American family interned in Utah during World War II.
Smooth's 1992 elegiac masterpiece, 'They Reminisce Over You (T.
The elegant and elegiac "True Grit," which opens in theaters Wednesday, will get its share of Oscar nominations.
I've commented on this before, but the topic has a elegiac fascination.
Marylhurst An elegiac mood pervaded this exhibition of works in various mediums by Portland artist Pat Boas, a former critic for Artweek, Art Papers and artUS.
Photographer Sean Hemmerle finds an elegiac sign of America's fading industrial might in the crumbling urban ruins of the Motor City.
Special Section BooksBy MATTHEW KORFHAGE Keith Richards/James Fox, Life(Little, Brown, 576 pages, $29.99)Of this year's rock-star memoirs, Patti Smith's elegiac, sensuously attentive if painfully self- More.
Rapper Fat Joe, whom Lighty managed during the early years of his career, pays tribute to the late rap mogul on Slaughterhouse 's elegiac remix to 'Goodbye,' which was produced by hit maker Boi-1da.
New Zealand-born Australian filmmaker Andrew Dominik's last movie, 2007's "The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford," was an elegiac deconstruction of the Western that focused more on character and atmosphere than gunfights.