Tag: 19th Century

To Some Birds Flown Away (1837) | Victor Hugo

The following poem was written by Victor Hugo in 1837 and translated by Mrs Newton Crossland.

Napoleon (1838) | Victor Hugo

The following poem, celebrating the life and deeds of Napoleon, was first written by Victor Hugo in the 1830s. It was later translated for the Monthly Magazine, probably by G.W.M. Reynolds, who had previously translated several of Hugo’s works.