Once a Week (OnceAW) 1861

Launched by Bradbury and Evans, the publisher of Household Words, after their split with Dickens, Once a Week (1859-1880) was a weekly middle-class family magazine that prominently featured illustrations. Published in 5 series: First Series (1859-1865), Second Series (“New Series”) (1866-1867), Third Series (“new series”) (1868-1874), Fourth Series (1874-1879), Fifth series (1880).

Poems appearing in this periodical

1861

Total poems: 70
Poem title Poet(s) Date Vol etc. Transcribed? id #
Under the Fir-Trees. A Harvest Romance Crow, Louisa 1861-01-05 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 4, Issue 80, Page 43–44 no 424
The Dying Heroes, From Uhland Uhland, Johann Ludwig 1861-01-12 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 4, Issue 81, Page 71–72 no 425
New Year’s Eve Munby, Arthur J. 1861-01-12 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 4, Issue 81, Page 81 no 426
Iphis and Anaxarete Münster, Mary C. F. 1861-01-19 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 4, Issue 82, Page 98–99 no 427
Love’s Photograph Fonblanque, Albany Jr. 1861-01-19 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 4, Issue 82, Page 109 yes 428
Thorr’s Hunt for his Hammer 1861-01-26 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 4, Issue 83, Page 125–128 no 543
She Never Told Her Love Shaw, John Begg 1861-01-26 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 4, Issue 83, Page 137 no 429
A Life Story Mara (pseudonym) 1861-02-02 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 4, Issue 84, Page 165 no 430
Aux Bien-Amiées Benson, Ralph Augustus 1861-02-09 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 4, Issue 85, Page 193 no 431
Confessions of St. Valentine Rogers, Mary Eliza 1861-02-16 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 4, Issue 86, Page 207–208 no 432
Take Warning N. J. (poet; Once a Week) 1861-02-16 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 4, Issue 86, Page 216–217 no 433
The Maiden Masque Lover, Samuel 1861-02-23 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 4, Issue 87, Page 236–240 no 434
Fair Rosamond. A Fragment. Bulwer-Lytton, Robert (pseudonym “Owen Meredith”) 1861-03-09 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 4, Issue 89, Page 293–296 no 435
Swift and the Mohawks Thornbury, George Walter 1861-03-16 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 4, Issue 90, Page 322–324 no 436
An Old Man’s Musings Righton, Henry 1861-03-16 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 4, Issue 90, Page 327–328 no 437
From the German of Uhland Uhland, Johann Ludwig 1861-03-23 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 4, Issue 91, Page 350 no 544
The Beggar’s Soliloquy Meredith, George 1861-03-30 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 4, Issue 92, Page 378–379 no 545
Effie Gordon Montgomery, Bartholomew Sparrow 1861-04-06 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 4, Issue 93, Page 406–407 no 439
The Sailor’s Bride James, Marian E. 1861-04-13 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 4, Issue 94, Page 433–434 no 440
King Olaf Laurenson, Arthur 1861-04-13 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 4, Issue 94, Page 445 no 441
The Jester’s Passing Bell. A legend of the reign of Francis the First: during whose reign the “Black Death”—an infectious species of plague—ravaged both England and France Thornbury, George Walter 1861-04-20 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 4, Issue 95, Page 462–463 no 442
An Hour with the Dead Crow, Louisa 1861-04-27 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 4, Issue 96, Page 491 no 443
The Finishing Touch Fonblanque, Albany Jr. 1861-05-04 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 4, Issue 97, Page 529 no 444
The Two Norse Kings. A Yorkshire Legend Thornbury, George Walter 1861-05-11 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 4, Issue 98, Page 547–548 no 546
Shanklin Munby, Arthur J. 1861-05-11 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 4, Issue 98, Page 551–552 no 445
The Dirge of Adonis. (From the Greek of Bion) Bion of Smyrna 1861-05-18 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 4, Issue 99, Page 582–583 no 446
On Her Death-bed. A Lullaby Munby, Arthur J. 1861-05-25 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 4, Issue 100, Page 603 no 447
June Arnold, Edwin 1861-06-01 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 4, Issue 101, Page 629–630 no 448
Lyrical Lines Cook, Eliza 1861-06-01 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 4, Issue 101, Page 641 yes 449
Confession Synge, W. W. Follett 1861-06-08 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 4, Issue 102, Page 669 no 450
The Cavalier’s Escape Thornbury, George Walter 1861-06-15 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 4, Issue 103, Page 686–687 no 451
Count Cavour. In Memoriam Cholmondeley Pennell, Henry 1861-06-22 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 4, Issue 104, Page 712–713 no 452
In the Woods Weir, Harrison 1861-06-22 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 4, Issue 104, Page 721 yes 453
Student’s Song Valentine, F. 1861-06-29 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 5, Issue 105, Page 28 no 833
The Mill on the River Mole Crow, Louisa 1861-07-06 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 5, Issue 106, Page 42 no 834
The Father of the Regiment. (An Old Grenadier’s Story of an Episode in the Retreat of Napoleon’s “Grande Armée” from Moscow) Thornbury, George Walter 1861-07-13 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 5, Issue 107, Page 70–72 no 835
Shady Valley Munby, Arthur J. 1861-07-20 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 5, Issue 108, Page 91 no 836
Our Secret Drawer Law, Isabella 1861-07-20 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 5, Issue 108, Page 98 no 837
Souvenirs Buchanan, Robert Williams 1861-07-27 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 5, Issue 109, Page 125–126 no 838
The Mill-Fiend Munby, Arthur J. 1861-08-03 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 5, Issue 110, Page 153–154 no 839
A Ballad of the Five Rivers. (Sung by a Funjabee.) Arnold, Edwin 1861-08-03 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 5, Issue 110, Page 168 no 840
Among the Deaths Edwards, Annie 1861-08-10 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 5, Issue 111, Page 188–189 no 841
Tannhäuser Duff-Gordon, Lucie 1861-08-17 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 5, Issue 112, Page 210–212 no 842
From my Window. Before Sunset Whymper, Frederick Hayes 1861-08-24 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 5, Issue 113, Page 237–238 yes 843
Adalieta. (From Boccaccio) Boccaccio 1861-08-31 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 5, Issue 114, Page 263–267 no 844
Guilbert Fitz-Richard. A.D. 1070. A Song of a Saxon Gleeman Stevens, William B. B. 1861-09-07 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 5, Issue 115, Page 297–298 no 845
Compensation Meredith, Louisa Anne 1861-09-14 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 5, Issue 116, Page 329–330 no 846
The Angel and The Infant. (From the French of Jean Reboullé, of Nismes) Reboul, Jean 1861-09-21 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 5, Issue 117, Page 350–351 no 847
September the Third. (The Anniversary of Cromwell’s Death, of Dunbar, and Worcester.) Moule, Horace 1861-09-21 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 5, Issue 117, Page 356 no 848
The Robber Saint. A Cornish Legend Stackhouse, Jonathan Lett 1861-09-28 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 5, Issue 118, Page 378–379 no 849
Fairy Children Addis, John 1861-09-28 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 5, Issue 118, Page 382–383 no 850
Civile Bellum Shanly, Charles Dawson 1861-10-05 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 5, Issue 119, Page 406 no 851
Swing Song 1861-10-12 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 5, Issue 120, Page 434–435 no 852
Not Yet Williams, S. W. 1861-10-12 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 5, Issue 120, Page 448 no 853
By the Rosanna. To F. M. Meredith, George 1861-10-19 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 5, Issue 121, Page 460–462 no 854
Richer than Ever. A Wife’s Story. Crow, Louisa 1861-10-19 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 5, Issue 121, Page 476 no 855
The Three Statues of Ægina Thornbury, George Walter 1861-10-26 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 5, Issue 122, Page 491 no 856
The Hostelry. 1700 O’Donnell, John Francis 1861-11-02 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 5, Issue 123, Page 517–518 no 857
Twilight Thornbury, George Walter 1861-11-02 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 5, Issue 123, Page 532 no 858
King Dyring. (Translated and Versified from the Prose of Emile Souvestre) Goldie, G. 1861-11-16 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 5, Issue 125, Page 574–576 no 859
Phantasy Meredith, George 1861-11-23 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 5, Issue 126, Page 601–602 no 860
Rosamond, Queen of the Lombards Elton, Charles Isaac 1861-11-30 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 5, Issue 127, Page 630–631 no 861
Mark Bozzari. From the German of Wilhelm Müller Müller, Wilhelm 1861-12-07 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 5, Issue 128, Page 658–659 no 862
Our Chase Langford, John Alfred 1861-12-07 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 5, Issue 128, Page 672 no 863
The Patriot Engineer Meredith, George 1861-12-14 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 5, Issue 129, Page 685–687 no 864
Fleurette. (From the French of Gustave Lemoine) Lemoine, Gustave 1861-12-14 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 5, Issue 129, Page 700 no 865
Evander Munby, Arthur J. 1861-12-21 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 5, Issue 130, Page 713 no 866
Dulce Domum O’Donnell, John Francis 1861-12-21 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 5, Issue 130, Page 724 no 867
Dr. Johnson’s Penance Thornbury, George Walter 1861-12-28 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 6, Issue 131, Page 14–15 no 868
The Hotel Garden Edwards, Annie 1861-12-28 Once a Week Series 1, Volume 6, Issue 131, Page 23–25 no 869