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Sidney Clopton Lanier
See biography, media, quotes, indexes. Sidney Lanier was an American poet from the state of Georgia. His poems are still popular today, especially in the American South, and many places and things in the South are named for him.
Sidney Clopton Lanier





Marsh Hymns

The set of poems for which Lanier is most known.

Standard works

Listed by date when they were composed.

The Dialect Poems

These poems were written in various dialects of the rural 19th-century South.

Street Cries

Unrevised Early Poems

Some of these poems were published only posthumously.

Works about Lanier

  • Sidney Lanier article in A Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature
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