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Published by J. Maclehose in Glasgow .
Written in English


  • Tennyson, Alfred Tennyson, Baron, 1809-1892.

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Paginationxvi, 204 p.
Number of Pages204
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24175249M

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The Poetical Works of Alfred Tennyson, Poet Laureate; Alfred, Lord Tennyson: His Homes and Haunts; History of the Collection. Charles Canniff James (–), an alumnus of Victoria College, book collector, academic, and distinguished civil servant donated the collection to the library in The titles in the collection were acquired as. An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio. An illustration of a " floppy disk. Software. An illustration of two photographs. Full text of "The homes and haunts of Alfred Lord Tennyson, poet laureate". A little while ago I made the journey to Farringford House on the Isle of Wight to see the former home of Victorian poet Alfred Lord Tennyson (). Following a major restoration project to restore the building and grounds to its midth century glory, it has recently been re-opened to . Alfred Lord Tennyson is an amazing poet and this book contains all his famous works. My personal favorites are Ulysses and The Lotus Eaters. Would really recommend this book to whoever is interested in Tennyson's workReviews:

Alfred Lord Tennyson was born in August of in Somersby, Lincolnshire, England. Tennyson published his masterpiece, In memoriam A.H.H. in He was named Poet Laureate after William Wordsworth. Alfred Tennyson died at the age of 83 in October of His body was interred at Westminster Abby. “Now that Tennyson’s fame encircled the globe, Farringford became one of the most overun spots in Europe, people lurking. about the shrubberies, staring in at his windows, & watching him as he walked out of. his gates”. Napier (). the Homes & Haunts of Tennyson. To avoid tourists, Tennyson built a hidden gate between Farringford. Idylls of the King, published between and , is a cycle of twelve narrative poems by the English poet Alfred, Lord Tennyson (–; Poet Laureate from ) which retells the legend of King Arthur, his knights, his love for Guinevere and her tragic betrayal of him, and the rise and fall of Arthur's kingdom.. The whole work recounts Arthur's attempt and failure to lift up mankind.   Alfred Lord Tennyson was Poet Laureate of Great Britain and Ireland during much of Queen Victoria’s reign and remains one of the most popular British poets. Tennyson excelled at penning short lyrics, such as “Break, Break, Break”, “The Charge of the Light Brigade”, “Tears, Idle Tears” and “Crossing the Bar”.

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