Under a Purple Cloud

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Title

Under a Purple Cloud

Subject

Earth is personified as Mother who takes her rest; sun is Earth's lover, but is now withdrawing, leaving her to gather her children to sleep in her bosom. They will live again.

Description

10 quatrains, aabb

Creator

Poem by Rosa Mulholland
Headpiece by Nellie Baxter, Marion A. Mason, and Annie Mackie

Publisher

Patrick Geddes & Colleagues

Date

Autumn 1895

Rights

Public Domain
Source: 1) Ryerson University Library Archives and Special Collections; 2) Private Collection (Dennis Denisoff)


Relation

Yellow Nineties 2.0, edited by Lorraine Janzen Kooistra, Ryerson University Centre for Digital Humanities
visit the Evergreen Volumes at Yellow Nineties 2.0

Language

English

Type

Image, Text

Identifier

EGV2o_decorp_p25
EGV2o_head_p25

Date Modified

30 October 2017, ljk