Sonnets from Ireland

Most of the sonnets here are from little known 19th century poets, and while some show the influence of Wordsworth or Tennyson, most have a distinctively Irish diction and engagement with nature.

I've had difficulties locating the birth/death dates for some of these authors, so the order here is alphabetical for now.

Readers may be interested in an essay about William Butler Yeats and the sonnet.

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