The Island

George Gordon, Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Written late in his career, Byron's narrative poem The Island tells the famous story of the mutiny on board the Bounty, and follows the mutineers as they flee to a South Sea island, "their guilt-won Paradise." (Summary by Elizabeth Klett)

Genre(s): Narratives

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 Canto the First Elizabeth Klett
Play 02 Canto the Second Elizabeth Klett
Play 03 Canto the Third Elizabeth Klett
Play 04 Canto the Fourth Elizabeth Klett