William Blake was born on the 28th of November 1757 and died on the 12 of august 1827. He was a famous poet and writer who was well known for his romantic poems. He was also a famous painter. By g.d Corrected by munchi & vera >w<
''lamp'', as a symbol, refers to the creative power of the the Romantic poet. The Romantic poet is not merely imitator of reality, as a poet conceived to be before the Romantic era. The Romantic poet has his creative imagination which reshapes reality into something nobler.
No, Shakespeare is a poet and playwright from the Renaissance. Most of his works are from around 1600; the Romantic period in poetry occurred mostly in the 18th century, its leading members being Keats, Shelley, Byron, Wordsworth, Coleridge and Blake.
Troubadours were composers and performers of romantic poetry. Their songs mainly dealt with love and the chivalric code. The Duke William IX of Aquitaine is known as the first troubadour. The songs of troubadours exploded late in the twelfth century.