Once a Week (OnceAW) 1869

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

1869

Total poems: 56
Poem title Poet(s) Date Vol etc. Transcribed? id #
Song 1869-01-02 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 2, Issue 53, Page 550 no 12196
“Only a Woman’s Hair” 1869-01-02 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 2, Issue 53, Page 550 no 12197
Johnny Macraw 1869-01-09 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 2, Issue 54, Page 580–581 no 12198
Mill Near Havant, Langston Harbour, Hants 1869-01-16 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 3, Issue 55, Page 13 no 13682
“If it be but a dream or a vision” Algernon Charles Swinburne (allonym) 1869-01-16 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 3, Issue 55, Page 22 no 13683
The Very Latest Edition of Robinson Crusoe. Published, with splendid illustrations, by A. Harris, Convent Garden Theatre Bradley, Edward (pseudonym “Cuthbert Bede”) 1869-02-06 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 3, Issue 58, Page 85–86 no 13684
“Of the noted giant I am the name” 1869-02-13 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 3, Issue 59, Page 110 no 13685
To a Young Man of the Period A Practical Young Lady 1869-02-20 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 3, Issue 60, Page 131 no 13686
All Sides of the River William Morris (allonym) 1869-02-20 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 3, Issue 60, Page 132 no 13695
The Victim of Hymen 1869-03-06 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 3, Issue 62, Page 170–173 no 13696
Whalley’s Entertainment 1869-03-13 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 3, Issue 63, Page 197 no 13697
Fair Melissa 1869-03-20 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 3, Issue 64, Page 208 no 13698
April 1869-03-27 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 3, Issue 65, Page 230 no 13700
The Two Deaths 1869-03-27 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 3, Issue 65, Page 230 no 13699
“I will tell you the tale of a troublesome Bear” 1869-04-17 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 3, Issue 68, Page 308 no 13701
The Blue Alcove 1869-04-24 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 3, Issue 69, Page 327–328 no 13702
Strangers Now 1869-05-01 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 3, Issue 70, Page 350–351 no 13703
A Girl’s a Girl for a’ That 1869-05-01 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 3, Issue 70, Page 350–351 no 13704
Rich and Poor 1869-05-15 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 3, Issue 72, Page 383–384 no 13705
“It appears that this season’s an equine affair” 1869-05-15 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 3, Issue 72, Page 395 no 13706
Breaking It Gently. (From the German of Grün) Alexander, Anton (pseudonym Anastasius Grün) 1869-05-22 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 3, Issue 73, Page 415 no 13707
A Riddle 1869-05-29 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 3, Issue 74, Page 438 no 13708
Gone 1869-06-05 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 3, Issue 75, Page 450 no 13709
“In jerkin short and nut-brown coat I live” 1869-06-26 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 3, Issue 78, Page 528 no 13710
Forsaken 1869-07-03 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 3, Issue 79, Page 547–548 no 13711
To a Coquette 1869-07-10 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 3, Issue 80, Page 569 no 13712
Epigram. From the German 1869-08-07 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 4, Issue 84, Page 8 no 13781
The Richest Prince. (From the German of Kerner) Kerner, Justinus 1869-08-07 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 4, Issue 84, Page 8 no 13782
At Last! 1869-08-14 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 4, Issue 85, Page 34 no 13783
Wood Notes 1869-08-28 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 4, Issue 87, Page 78 no 13784
Lady, Awake! Leighton, William 1869-09-04 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 4, Issue 88, Page 100 no 13785
Fawdoun 1869-09-11 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 4, Issue 89, Page 122 no 13786
Winged Seeds. With an Illustration by the Author Halse, George (pseudonym “Rattlebrain”) 1869-09-18 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 4, Issue 90, Page 144 no 13787
The Ripples’ Request 1869-09-18 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 4, Issue 90, Page 151 no 13788
The Devil’s Rafter. A Legend of Appleby 1869-09-25 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 4, Issue 91, Page 165 no 13789
The Fox and the Hare: A Lyric. From the Norwegian of Björnson Bjørnson, Bjørnstjerne Martinius 1869-10-02 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 4, Issue 92, Page 194 no 13790
A Sonnet. Suggested by the “True Story of Lady Byron’s Life” 1869-10-02 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 4, Issue 92, Page 196 no 13791
Edelweis 1869-10-09 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 4, Issue 93, Page 219 no 13792
Haunted 1869-10-16 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 4, Issue 94, Page 232 no 13793
The Initials 1869-10-23 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 4, Issue 95, Page 255 no 13794
The Plighted Troth 1869-10-30 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 4, Issue 96, Page 275 no 13795
Castlebar: A Holiday Gossip 1869-11-13 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 4, Issue 98, Page 319–321 no 13797
Cymbeline 1869-11-20 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 4, Issue 99, Page 342–343 no 13799
Angela 1869-11-27 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 4, Issue 100, Page 365 no 13800
Rowing 1869-12-04 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 4, Issue 101, Page 396 no 13801
A Life’s Lesson 1869-12-06 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 4, Issue 97, Page 298 no 13796
Masterless 1869-12-11 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 4, Issue 102, Page 408 no 13802
Chiming and Rhyming 1869-12-11 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 4, Issue 102, Page 418 no 13803
The Legend of Pertinax Creech and Philbert Flip E. J. M. (poet; Once a Week) 1869-12-25 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 4, SpecialIssue Christmas issue, Page 12–16 no 13811
Lines on the Dead Year Sawyer, William 1869-12-25 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 4, SpecialIssue Christmas issue, Page 28 no 13812
Why Don’t I Marry Mary Anne? Halse, George (pseudonym “Rattlebrain”) 1869-12-25 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 4, SpecialIssue Christmas issue, Page 53 no 13813
Christmas Charades 1869-12-25 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 4, SpecialIssue Christmas issue, Page 59 no 13814
Sledding Stanzas Geraldine (pseudonym) 1869-12-25 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 4, SpecialIssue Christmas issue, Page 78–79 no 13815
Michael Scott 1869-12-25 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 4, SpecialIssue Christmas issue, Page 95–96 no 13816
An Account of the Lord Mayor’s Show Mary-Anne (pseudonym) 1869-12-25 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 4, Issue 104, Page 447–448 no 13804
Bertha 1869-12-25 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 4, Issue 104, Page 452–454 no 13805