Once a Week (OnceAW) 1866

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

1866

Total poems: 123
Poem title Poet(s) Date Vol etc. Transcribed? id #
Desiderium C. M. I. (poet; Once a Week) 1866-01-06 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 1, Page 14 no 13394
Odin Goddard, Julia 1866-01-06 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 1, Page 20 no 13395
January 1866. “Out in the Snow” R. (poet; Once a Week) 1866-01-06 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 1, Page 28 no 13396
Winter. A Picture. (From the Magyar Poet Petöfi) Petőfi, Sándor 1866-01-13 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 2, Page 48–49 no 13397
The Fatal Tryst C. C. H. (poet; Once a Week) 1866-01-20 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 3, Page 70–72 no 13398
A Dream X. (poet; Once a Week) 1866-01-20 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 3, Page 82 no 13399
The Anniversary of Burns’ Birthday. January 25th, 1866 Whiting, Sydney 1866-01-27 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 4, Page 92 no 13400
The Gypsies’ Song. (Translated from the Russian) 1866-01-27 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 4, Page 103 no 13401
A Tryste of Old Pares, Anne (pseudonym “Evelyn Forest”) 1866-02-03 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 5, Page 126 no 13402
February. The Hunting Field Thornbury, George Walter 1866-02-03 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 5, Page 140 no 13403
The Breton Mother Taylor, Tom 1866-02-10 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 6, Page 155–156 no 13404
Annan Water Watkins, Morgan George 1866-02-10 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 6, Page 168 no 13405
The King and the Bishop M. T. F. (poet; Once a Week) 1866-02-17 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 7, Page 183–184 no 13406
Rest Stonehewer, Agnes 1866-02-17 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 7, Page 192 no 13407
Faded Laurels C. S. C. (poet; Once a Week) 1866-02-17 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 7, Page 195–196 no 13408
From Theocritus. Idyll the First Theocritus 1866-02-24 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 8, Page 210–212 no 13409
Over the River Dafforne, J. 1866-02-24 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 8, Page 218 no 13410
The Dying Viking Thornbury, George Walter 1866-03-03 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 9, Page 238–239 no 13411
March Thornbury, George Walter 1866-03-03 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 9, Page 252 no 13412
Violets. (A Patch-Work Sonnet) Thornbury, George Walter 1866-03-10 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 10, Page 263 no 13413
The Echo Goddard, Julia 1866-03-10 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 10, Page 266–268 no 13414
The Stag-Hound Mackay, Charles 1866-03-17 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 11, Page 294–296 no 13415
“Alone” Mills, Frederick S. 1866-03-17 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 11, Page 308 no 13416
The Unburied Babe Crow, Louisa 1866-03-24 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 12, Page 315–316 no 13417
Thunnor’s Slip. A Legend of Thanet Hervey, Eleanora Louisa 1866-03-31 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 13, Page 349–351 no 13418
Song of the Flower-Girl C. W. C. (poet; Once a Week) 1866-03-31 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 13, Page 359 no 13419
Isles of Light H. R. W. (poet; Once a Week) 1866-04-07 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 14, Page 375 no 13420
The Maiden’s Heart Castleman, E. 1866-04-07 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 14, Page 379 no 13421
An Allegory Pares, Anne (pseudonym “Evelyn Forest”) 1866-04-07 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 14, Page 388 no 13422
April Ellis, B. Trapp 1866-04-07 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 14, Page 392 no 13423
A Spring Dream Watkins, Morgan George 1866-04-14 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 15, Page 399 no 13424
Lost for Gold Alexander, Cecil Frances 1866-04-14 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 15, Page 407–408 no 13425
Killed at the Ford Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth 1866-04-14 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 15, Page 420 no 13426
The Triumph of Envy X. (poet; Once a Week) 1866-04-21 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 16, Page 431 no 13427
King Erick.—(From the German) 1866-04-21 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 16, Page 435–436 no 13428
Helen and Cassandra Richards, Alfred B. 1866-04-28 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 17, Page 454–455 no 13429
“In Statu Quo” Penn Venn 1866-04-28 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 17, Page 463 no 13430
Swallow Song Watkins, Morgan George 1866-04-28 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 17, Page 476 no 13431
Day-Dreams J. F. J. (poet; Once a Week) 1866-05-05 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 18, Page 487 no 13432
Ancient Clan Dirge Hervey, Eleanora Louisa 1866-05-05 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 18, Page 490–492 no 13433
May Ellis, B. Trapp 1866-05-05 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 18, Page 504 no 13434
From a Cantata by Salvator Rosa Rosa, Salvator 1866-05-12 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 19, Page 517 no 13435
A Confession 1866-05-12 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 19, Page 532 no 13436
Green Fields and Shady Lanes Mills, Frederick S. 1866-05-19 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 20, Page 543 no 13437
At the Gate. (A Sequel to “One Hour”) Hawcroft, Joseph Mowbray 1866-05-19 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 20, Page 559–560 no 13438
Larthon of Inis-Huna. A Tale of the Green Children Hervey, Eleanora Louisa 1866-05-26 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 21, Page 574 no 13439
Vogel-Lied Pye, R. H. 1866-05-26 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 21, Page 588 no 13440
June Goddard, Julia 1866-06-02 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 22, Page 589–590 no 13441
The Little Knight. (A Lay of Domestic Chivalry) F. W. (poet; Once a Week) 1866-06-02 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 22, Page 599–600 no 13442
Wait On C. E. I. (poet; Once a Week) 1866-06-09 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 23, Page 630–631 no 13443
The Reason Lawrence, Walter J. 1866-06-16 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 24, Page 653 no 13444
A Raid Clarke, Henry Savile 1866-06-16 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 24, Page 658–660 no 13445
“Mabel” 1866-06-16 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 2, Page 663 no 13446
An Idyll of the Hayfield F. E. C. (poet; Once a Week) 1866-06-23 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 25, Page 686–688 no 13447
To A. Petöfi Bowring, John 1866-06-23 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 25, Page 700 no 13448
“The corn is ripe already” Petőfi, Sándor 1866-06-23 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 25, Page 700 no 13450
“What boots it with the plough to trace” Petőfi, Sándor 1866-06-23 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 25, Page 700 no 13449
“Germania.” Suggested by a Picture Swayne, George Carless 1866-06-30 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 26, Page 706 no 13451
The Fight on Rhu-Carn Williams, Charles H. 1866-06-30 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 26, Page 712–714 no 13452
From Victor Hugo Hugo, Victor 1866-06-30 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 1, Issue 26, Page 724 no 13453
A Cry from the Vineyard Crosland, Camilla (née Toulmin) 1866-07-07 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 27, Page 11 no 13454
Eldorado 1866-07-07 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 27, Page 14–16 no 13493
La Desolazione Stonehewer, Agnes 1866-07-07 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 27, Page 23 no 13455
July Goddard, Julia 1866-07-07 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 27, Page 28 no 13494
The Spoiler Despoiled Goddard, Julia 1866-07-14 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 28, Page 43–44 no 13495
Docendo Discimus E. H. E. (poet; Once a Week) 1866-07-21 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 29, Page 60 no 13456
Kunegunda 1866-07-21 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 29, Page 71–72 no 13457
Sweets of Woman’s Life Swayne, Margaret Sarah 1866-07-21 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 29, Page 84 no 13496
Luther’s Gardener. [A.D. 1544] Thornbury, George Walter 1866-07-28 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 30, Page 99–100 no 13458
Ariadne Tate, William J. 1866-08-04 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 31, Page 126–128 no 13459
August Goddard, Julia 1866-08-04 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 31, Page 140 no 13460
The Feast of Almhuin. A Legend of Erin and Lochlin Hervey, Eleanora Louisa 1866-08-11 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 32, Page 148–149 no 13461
The Curse of the Gudmunds. A Legend of Iceland 1866-08-11 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 32, Page 155–156 no 13462
Old Ralph Goddard, Julia 1866-08-18 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 33, Page 176–178 no 13463
The Learned Wife B. (poet; Once a Week) 1866-08-18 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 33, Page 183–184 no 13497
The Madman of Corinth Thornbury, George Walter 1866-08-18 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 33, Page 196 no 13464
A Dirge from a Long Vacation Reading Party F. M. H. (poet; Once a Week) 1866-08-25 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 34, Page 205 no 13465
A Dead Man’s Message. (Paraphrased from Arabic Verses Quoted By Mogreeth, at Bahrein.—See Palgrave’s Arabia) 1866-08-25 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 34, Page 210–211 no 13466
Lady Julia W. T. M. (poet; Once a Week) 1866-09-01 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 35, Page 239–240 no 13467
September Goddard, Julia 1866-09-01 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 35, Page 252 no 13498
The Last Wolf in Gwentland Williams, Charles H. 1866-09-08 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 36, Page 266–268 no 13499
The Beaten Commander Craik, Dinah 1866-09-15 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 37, Page 292–293 no 13468
On the Cliffs A. M. (poet; Once a Week) 1866-09-15 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 37, Page 307–308 no 13500
The Mulberry Tree Craik, Dinah 1866-09-22 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 38, Page 323–324 no 13501
To the Evening Star. [From Bion, Idyl XVI] Bion of Smyrna 1866-09-22 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 38, Page 336 no 13469
Désillusionné Crossman, W. 1866-09-29 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 39, Page 359 no 13470
Dorette Pares, Anne (pseudonym “Evelyn Forest”) 1866-10-06 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 40, Page 379–380 no 13502
The Year’s Crown Watkins, Morgan George 1866-10-06 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 40, Page 385 no 13471
October Goddard, Julia 1866-10-06 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 40, Page 392 no 13503
“Without Hope of Change.” Tennyson’s Mariana J. C. H. J. (poet; Once a Week) 1866-10-13 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 41, Page 403 no 13472
The Rough Old Squire’s Young Bride 1866-10-20 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 42, Page 434–436 no 13473
The Tun Unvisited. (Vide Wordsworth’s “Yarrow Unvisited”) de Wilde, George James 1866-10-20 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 42, Page 448 no 13474
The Gift of Clunnog Vawr. A Tale of Caer Arvon Hervey, Eleanora Louisa 1866-10-27 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 43, Page 462–464 no 13475
The Hidden Gem M. W. S. (poet; Once a Week) 1866-10-27 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 43, Page 476–477 no 13476
Vanitas Vanitatum? J. F. (poet; Once a Week) 1866-11-03 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 44, Page 495–496 no 13504
The Black Dog of Ardenne Potter, Frederick Scarlett (also Scarlet) 1866-11-03 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 44, Page 499–500 no 13477
November Goddard, Julia 1866-11-03 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 44, Page 504 no 13505
The Knave of Bergen. (From the German of Wilhelm Smets) Smets, Wilhelm 1866-11-10 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 45, Page 523–524 no 13478
“Experientia Docet;” Or, the Pleasures of Farming A. C. W. (poet; Once a Week) 1866-11-10 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 45, Page 531–532 no 13479
Alice Blagden, Isa 1866-11-17 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 46, Page 546–548 no 13480
When? Pares, Anne (pseudonym “Evelyn Forest”) 1866-11-21 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 47, Page 573 no 13481
Tranquility. A Study Calverley, Charles Stuart 1866-11-24 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 47, Page 574–575 no 13482
St. George and the Dragon. An Ancient Myth Modernized Craik, Dinah 1866-12-01 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, SpecialIssue Christmas issue, Page 1–2 no 13506
The Seasons Stonehewer, Agnes 1866-12-01 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, SpecialIssue Christmas issue, Page 11 no 13507
The Birth of the Rose: A Phantasy Burnley, James 1866-12-01 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, SpecialIssue Christmas issue, Page 20–21 no 13508
The Stormkarl Collinson, Septimus 1866-12-01 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, SpecialIssue Christmas issue, Page 32 no 13509
In Church on Christmas Day Jackson, Blomfield 1866-12-01 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, SpecialIssue Christmas issue, Page 40 no 13510
The Good People Thornbury, George Walter 1866-12-01 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, SpecialIssue Christmas issue, Page 50–51 no 13511
Christmas Eve in the Country Watkins, Morgan George 1866-12-01 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, SpecialIssue Christmas issue, Page 58 no 13512
A Winter Piece 1866-12-01 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, SpecialIssue Christmas issue, Page 63–64 no 13513
The Horrors of Housekeeping. Especially in the Festive Season. Reviewed by a Young Married Lady Silver, H. 1866-12-01 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, SpecialIssue Christmas issue, Page 73–74 no 13514
The Herdsman’s Repose Goddard, Julia 1866-12-01 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 48, Page 602–604 no 13483
The Welcome Guest. (From the French of Henry Mürger) Murger, Henri 1866-12-01 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 48, Page 607 no 13484
December G. (poet; Once a Week) 1866-12-01 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 48, Page 616 no 13485
Love the Runaway. [From Moschus, Idyll I] Moschus 1866-12-08 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 49, Page 637 no 13486
The Moorish Girl at Her Father’s Grave Betham-Edwards, Matilda 1866-12-08 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 49, Page 644 no 13487
Acrostic Walford, Edward (pseudonym “Ralph de Peverel”) 1866-12-15 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 50, Page 656 no 13488
Drift on, My Bark! Crossman, W. 1866-12-15 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 50, Page 659 no 13489
The Vision of Caedmon Hervey, Eleanora Louisa 1866-12-22 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 51, Page 679 no 13490
The Dying Year’s Requiem Pares, Anne (pseudonym “Evelyn Forest”) 1866-12-22 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 51, Page 700 no 13491
The Huntress of Armorica. A Tale of St. Michael’s Mount. Carey Luz in Leuz Hervey, Eleanora Louisa 1866-12-29 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 52, Page 706–708 no 13492
New Year’s Eve Atkinson, Richard 1866-12-29 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 52, Page 713–714 no 13515
The Burial of the Old Year Goddard, Julia 1866-12-29 Once a Week Series 2, Volume 2, Issue 52, Page 724 no 13516