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Tennyson & his poetry by R. Brimley Johnson

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Published by G.G. Harrap in London .
Written in English


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

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Edition Notes

Statementby R. Brimley Johnson.
SeriesPoetry & life series -- 14.
The Physical Object
Pagination158 p.
Number of Pages158
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17777388M

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Tennyson: Aspects of his life, character & poetry (A Doubleday anchor book) Paperback – January 1, by Harold George Nicolson (Author)Author: Harold George Nicolson. Tennyson's next published work, Poems (), expressed his philosophic doubts in a materialistic, increasingly scientific age and his longing for a sustaining faith. The new poems included "Locksley Hall," "Ulysses," "Morte d'Arthur," and "Break, Break, Break.". In , Tennyson had his first poetry published in Poems by Two Brothers (though actually three Tennyson brothers contributed to the volume). That same year, Tennyson began to study at Trinity Born: Tennyson had begun writing as a child and published some of his best-known poems, including ‘Mariana’, when he was only twenty. However, success was slow to come and the years between Hallam’s death and when Tennyson began to receive an annual government grant were difficult, financially and emotionally.

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Poems, by Alfred Tennyson, was a two-volume collection in which new poems and reworked older ones were printed in separate volumes. It includes some of Tennyson's finest and best-loved poems, such as Mariana, The Lady of Shalott, The Palace of Art, The Lotos Eaters, Ulysses, Locksley Hall, The Two Voices, Sir Galahad, and Break, Break, Break. It helped to establish his reputation as one of the Author: Alfred Tennyson.   John Batchelor has used a phrase from Tennyson's poem, Ulysses – "To strive, to seek, to find" – as his book's subtitle, presumably because these words are now inscribed on a wall in the Author: Rachel Cooke.   “This is a biography for everybody interested in poetry. Any evening devoted to Tennyson would express the whole wonderful, vivid world of the English language.” - Antonia Fraser “John Batchelor’s book is acute in its examination of Tennyson’s character and his importance for Victorian culture.” - The Times Literary SupplementCited by: 6. In , Tennyson published his second book of poetry, which included his - The World's Poetry Archive 2. known poem, The Lady of Shalott. The volume met heavy criticism, which so discouraged Tennyson that he File Size: 1MB.