1871 in poetry
Lewis Carroll, "Through the Looking Glass", including "Jabberwocky"
Edward Lear, "Nonsense Songs", including "The Owl and the Pussy-Cat"
Thomas Maitland(i.e., Robert Williams Buchanan) attacks Dante Gabriel Rossettiin "The Fleshly School of Poetry" in "Contemporary Review" (October); and Rossetti replies in "The Stealthy School of Criticism" in "Athenaeum" (December)
Joaquin Miller, "Songs of the Sierras"
Arthur Rimbaud, " Le bateau ivre(The Drunken Boat)"
Algernon Charles Swinburne, "Songs before Sunrise"
Alfred Lord Tennyson, "The Last Tournament"
Walt Whitman, "Passage to India"
April 16— John Millington Synge(died 1909), Irish dramatist, poet, prose writer, collector of folklore and a key figure in the Irish Literary Revivaland a co-founder of the Abbey Theatre
June 17— James Weldon Johnson(died 1938), African-American author, poet, early civil rights activist, and prominent figure in the Harlem Renaissance
October 30— Paul Valéry(died 1945), French philosopher, author and Symbolist poet who also wrote essays and aphorisms on art, history, letters, music and current events
November 1— Stephen Crane(died 1900), American novelist, poet and journalist
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William Henry Davies(died 1940), Welsh-born poet and writer who spent most of his life as a tramp in the United States and United Kingdom, but became known as one of the most popular poets of his time
Ralph Edwin Hodgson
Francis Joseph Sherman(Canada)
Alice and Phoebe Cary
John Frederick William Herschel
Thomas Buchanan Read, American poet
James Monroe Whitfield
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