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In ancient Sumer, a whole cycle of poems revolved around the erotic lovemaking between the goddess Inanna and her consort Dumuzid the Shepherd. The Seven Beauties Persian: This poem is a part of the Nizami's Khamsa.
This was the original method of circulation for the Sonnets of William Shakespearewho also wrote the erotic poems Venus and Adonis and The Rape of Lucrece.
Though many of the poems attributed to Rochester were actually by other authors, his reputation as a libertine was such that his name was used as a selling point by publishers of collections of erotic verse for centuries after.
One poem which definitely was by him was "A Ramble in St. James's Park " in which the protagonist's quest for healthy exercise in the park uncovers instead "Bugg'ries, Rapes and Incest" on ground polluted by debauchery from the time when "Ancient Pict began to Whore".
This poem was being censored from collections of Rochester's poetry as late asthough, in line with a general change in attitudes to sexuality, it was dramatised as a scene in the film The Libertine about his life based on an existing play.
Farmer; the three volume Poetica Erotica and its more obscene supplement the Immortalia both edited by T.
One of the better known of these collections is The Merry Muses of Caledonia the title is not by Burnsa collection of bawdy lyrics that were popular in the music halls of Scotland as late as the 20th century. He followed up in with another erotic collection in prose poems— Songs of Bilitis Les Chansons de Bilitisthis time with strong lesbian themes.
Lawrence could be regarded as a writer of love poems, he usually dealt in the less romantic aspects of love such as sexual frustration or the sex act itself.
Ezra Pound in his Literary Essays complained of Lawrence's interest in his own "disagreeable sensations" but praised him for his "low-life narrative. He called one collection of poems Pansies partly for the simple ephemeral nature of the verse but also a pun on the French word panser, to dress or bandage a wound.
The intelligence and casually flamboyant virtuosity with which he framed his often humorous commentaries on human behaviour made his work invariably entertaining and interesting. The irreverent eroticism for which his poetry is noted resulted in W H Smith 's banning of his "The Pleasures of the Flesh" from their shops.
The specific problem is: January Learn how and when to remove this template message The Australian poet Colin Dean  as listed in the Australian Literature Resource database has an immense output of erotic verse e.
As an example he shows a keen interest in Indian thought and literature and has written many erotic poems on Indian themes: Indian mythology; classical Sanskrit plays; Indian philosophy; Indian folktales and translated Sanskrit poetry.
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Erotic literature comprises fictional and factual stories and accounts of human sexual relationships which have the power to or are intended to arouse the reader sexually. Such erotica takes the form of novels, short stories, poetry, true-life memoirs, and sex manuals.A common feature of the genre is sexual fantasies on such themes as prostitution, orgies, homosexuality, sadomasochism, and.
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