Category: At least one illustration is an inhabited headpiece.

At least one illustration is an inhabited headpiece. A headpiece is placed at the beginning of the poem. It is usually a rectangular illustration that runs the full width of the poem text. An inhabited headpiece includes an animal or human figure (can include mythical, legendary, or supernatural animals and human figures).

Poems assigned to this category

Total poems: 51
Poem title Poet(s) Date Periodical id #
The Doom of Cheynholme Garrow, Theodosia 1842 The Keepsake 4888
Dance, My Children! Macleod, Norman 1868-09-01 Good Words 1914
Trust in God and Do the Right Macleod, Norman 1872 Good Words 2139
A Song of Arran Brown, David 1878 Good Words 2665
On Hearing a Lark in January J. A. P. (Good Words) 1879 Good Words 2782
A Maiden’s Message L. G. M. (poet; Good Words) 1880 Good Words 3606
A Christmas Carol Image, Selwyn 1886-01 The Century Guild Hobby Horse 8756
An Open Secret M. E. B. (Atalanta) 1887-10 Atalanta 1645
“My Lady Wakes” Macleod, Mary 1887-10 Atalanta 1644
Kilcolman Castle Spofford, Harriet Prescott 1888-03 Atalanta 1768
Youth’s Return Aïdé, Hamilton 1888-08 Atalanta 1785
A View Near Taranto Ross, Janet 1888-10 Woman’s World 655
Late Autumn Paton, Frederick Noel 1888-11 Atalanta 1832
The Dull November Day Berger, Janet S. 1888-11 Atalanta 1833
The Cricket Fiddler. A Recitation for Young Violinists. The music to be played, as arranged, after each verse Bates, Clara Doty 1889-02 Atalanta 1845
To One Who Rejoices Hickey, Emily 1889-02 Atalanta 1846
The Earl’s Love Tynan (Hinkson), Katharine 1889-04 Atalanta 1885
Sweet Home Spofford, Harriet Prescott 1889-08 Atalanta 1939
Woods of Warwick Spofford, Harriet Prescott 1889-10 Atalanta 1946
Caroline Herschel Spofford, Harriet Prescott 1890-04 Atalanta 2029
Kate Cunningham’s Ride Werner, Alice 1890-05 Atalanta 2032
The Rival Bard. A Protest Leatherdale, V. J. 1891-02 Atalanta 2068
Lohengrin Wagner, Richard 1891-12 Atalanta 2168
The Sundial. Song. Robb, Thomas D. 1892-01 Victorian Magazine 1522
In the Sunset. Song Brown, John 1892-02 Victorian Magazine 1525
Arabic Serenade Shelley, Percy Bysshe 1892-03 Victorian Magazine 1528
That Time is Dead for Ever, Child Shelley, Percy Bysshe 1892-04 Victorian Magazine 1531
“Blame Not My Lute” Wyatt, Thomas 1892-05 Victorian Magazine 1534
“Again in Deepening Beauty Ye Float Near” Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von 1892-06 Victorian Magazine 1536
The Winter it is Past Burns, Robert 1892-07 Victorian Magazine 1539
The Posie Burns, Robert 1892-08 Victorian Magazine 1542
O gin My Love were yon Red Rose Burns, Robert 1892-11 Victorian Magazine 1546
“Thine Eyes still shined for Me” Emerson, Ralph Waldo 1893-10 Atalanta 2282
“Beloved! amidst the Earnest Woes” Poe, Edgar Allan 1893-12 Atalanta 2288
A Birthday Song Hood, Thomas 1894-01 Atalanta 2290
O Mistress Mine Shakespeare, William 1894-02 Atalanta 2293
Shall I, Wasting in Despair? Wither, George 1894-06 Atalanta 2304
Rough Wind that Moanest Loud Shelley, Percy Bysshe 1894-07 Atalanta 2308
Lullaby Japp, Alexander Hay 1894-08 Atalanta 2311
“Why Fail We Ever of the Best?” Hill, William K. 1894-08 Atalanta 2309
“There is a Garden in her Face” Alison, Richard 1894-10 Atalanta 2317
Contrasts Oliver, Edwin 1894-11 Atalanta 2320
Remember! From the French of Alfred de Musset de Musset, Alfred 1895-03 Atalanta 2330
The Lady of Sevilla Chanter (Longworth Knocker), Gratiana 1895-03 Atalanta 2332
Cupid and Campaspe Lyly, John 1896-12 Atalanta 2388
Ishtar Hopper, Nora 1897-03 Atalanta 2398
Heart-Less M. H. W. (Atalanta) 1897-06 Atalanta 2412
Life—A Glose Hunter, Sissie 1899-03 Atalanta 15940
A Night-Moth. (Vivelai Nouveau) Rowland, May 1899-06 Atalanta 15958
The Choice. (Rispetto) Young, Ruth 1899-08 Atalanta 15971
“Morning.” (Spenserian Sonnet) Boyson, V. Fenton 1899-09 Atalanta 15975