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The Mill on the Floss

On the Deaths of Thomas Carlyle and George Eliot - sonnet of English poet Algernon Charles Swinburne, published in the volume Tristram of Lyonesse and Other Poems, published in London in 1882 by the publishing house Chatto & Windus. The work is devoted to the memory of the British thinker Thomas Carlyle, author of, among others, the Heroes treatise, honor for the heroes and the hero of heroism in history and writer Mary Ann Evans, publishing his works under the pseudonym George Eliot, author of the novel Adam Bede (1859), The Mill on the Floss (Mill on Flossa 1860), Silas Marner (1861), Middlemarch (Miasteczko Middlemarch 1871-72) and Daniel Deronda (1876). The sonnet is written in jambic pentameter, a format typical of English sonetics, and rhymuje abba abba ccd eed.