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Christina Rossetti

English poet

1830   -   1894

movement: Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood
country of citizenship: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
language of expression: English
occupation: poet, writer, hymnwriter

Christina Georgina Rossetti (5 December 1830 – 29 December 1894) was an English poet who wrote romantic, devotional and children's poems, including "Goblin Market" and "Remember". She also wrote the words of two Christmas carols well known in the UK: "In the Bleak Midwinter", later set by Gustav Holst and Harold Darke, and "Love Came Down at Christmas", also set by Darke and other composers. She was a sister of the artist and poet Dante Gabriel Rossetti and features in several of his paintings.
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Goblin Market

Narrative poem by Christina Rossetti

author: Christina Rossetti

1862

Love Came Down at Christmas

poem by Christina Rossetti

author: Christina Rossetti

1885

Goblin Market and Other Poems

volume of poetry by Christina Rossetti

author: Christina Rossetti

The Prince's Progress

1866 poem written by Christina Rossetti

author: Christina Rossetti

1866

Sappho

poem written by Christina Rossetti

author: Christina Rossetti

Good Friday

Poem by Christina Rossetti

author: Christina Rossetti

Who Shall Deliver Me?

poem written by Christina Rossetti

author: Christina Rossetti

A Pageant and Other Poems

book by Christina Rossetti

author: Christina Rossetti

1881

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