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To Lucasta, Going to the Wars

To Lucasta, Going to the Wars


by Richard Lovelace

To Lucasta, Going to the Wars Resources


Lovelace's Lucasta Poems

Looking for them all? Luminarium's got the goods.

Lovelace in the House

Bonus! Luminarium's got a whole section of the site devoted to Lovelace, with poems, links, and a bio to boot.

Cavalier Poets

Learn about Lovelace and his poetic pals.

The English Civil War

Yeah, it went on for quite a while.


A Reading of "To Lucasta"

Some old guy reads the poem, with the text included.

"To Althea, from Prison"

Maybe Lovelace isn't two-timing Lucasta with war, but with Althea.


Richard Lovelace

Lovin' the face.

King Charles I and his Wife

Before decapitation.



In all her glory.

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