A quiet Place

William Michael Rossetti

General Description

Date: 1849
Rhyme: couplets
Meter: iambic pentameter
Genre: bouts rimés


◦ Fredeman 145-148

Scholarly Commentary


This is the second of the four bouts rimés that WMR published under the title “Fancies at Leisure” in The Germ no. 2. Five others appeared in no. 3.

Printing History

First printed in The Germ no. 2, pages 76-77.

Electronic Archive Edition: 1