Taras Shevchenko Zapovit was posted in 1845 when author was seriously ill, in this poem he called the Ukrainians to the revolution for freedom. Zapovit is a part of the well-known Kobzar.
Taras Shevchenko poem Dumka dates from around 1838, on the basis of the notification of E. P. Grebinka in a letter to G. F. Kvitka-Osnovyanenko from November 18, 1838.
Shevchenko's poem Dumka (Why do I need black eyebrows) was first published in 1840 Kobzar (pp. 83 - 87).
Shevchenko's poem Dumka (It is hard to live in the world), which was first published in 1843 in the almanac "Youngling".