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British War Poetry in the Age of Romanticism 1793-1815
An electronic edition of Bennett's collection of 350 poems highlighting the complex attitudes to the wars of the period. Includes Bennett's original introduction & a new bibliography of poems not included in the original edition.
High, from his Imperial Throne,
Done at Bayonne,
The wonder-working NAPPY,
Anxious, forsooth, to make his Spaniards happy,
Even as his slaves at home, and just as free,
Let loose a king-demolishing Decree.