Death of Abraham Lincoln

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

General Description

Date: 1881
Genre: sonnet

Scholarly Commentary


Unexecuted work. DGR planned to write a ballad on this subject. WMR says it “was intended to include a tribute to another great American, John Brown, the ‘faithful unto death’ See WMR's Memoir, I. 374).

Electronic Archive Edition: 1
Source File: 25-1881.raw.xml