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  Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson (6 August 1809 6 October 1892) was Poet Laureate of the United Kingdom after William Wordsworth and is one of the most popular English poets.
Alfred Lord Tennyson was born in Lincolnshire, a rector's son and one of 12 children.
Tennyson and two of his elder brothers were writing poetry in their teens, and a collection of poems by all three was published locally when Alfred was only 17.
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 Tennyson - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Hallam Tennyson, 2nd Baron Tennyson Governor of South Australia, and Governor-General of Australia, elder son of the poet Alfred Tennyson
Charles Tennyson d'Eyncourt uncle of the poet Alfred Tennyson
Lionel Hallam Tennyson, 3rd Baron Tennyson English cricketer and grandson of the poet Alfred Tennyson
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Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson of Aldworth and Freshwater - Poet (1809-1892)
Alfred Tennyson was born on 6 August 1809, the fourth of twelve children born to George and Elizabeth Tennyson.
George Tennyson, the rector of Somersby in Lincolnshire, was notoriously absent-minded and was given to fits of severe depression and violent outbursts, made worse by drinking.
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 Tennyson, Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron - HighBeam Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Tennyson was the son of an intelligent but unstable clergyman in Lincolnshire.
Tennyson's next published work, Poems (1842), expressed his philosophic doubts in a materialistic, increasingly scientific age and his longing for a sustaining faith.
Unappreciated early in the 20th cent., Tennyson has since been recognized as a great poet, notable for his mastery of technique, his superb use of sensuous language, and his profundity of thought.
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 Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson - Indopedia, the Indological knowledgebase
Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson (August 6, 1809 - October 6, 1892) is generally regarded as one of the greatest English poets.
Tennyson and two of his elder brothers were writing poetry in their teens, and a collection of poems by all three was published locally when Alfred was only seventeen.
It was in 1850 that Tennyson reached the pinnacle of his career, being appointed Poet Laureate in succession to William Wordsworth and in the same year producing his masterpiece, In Memoriam A.H.H., dedicated to a friend from his student days, Arthur Hallam, who was to have been married to Tennyson's sister, Emilia.
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Tennyson, Alfred, Lord or Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson (1809-1892), English poet, one of the great representative figures of the Victorian age.
Tennyson was born in Somersby, Lincolnshire, on August 6, 1809.
Tennyson was made a peer in 1884, taking his seat in the House of Lords as Baron Tennyson of Freshwater and Aldworth.
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 BookRags: Alfred Tennyson Biography
Alfred Tennyson, who is known as Alfred, Lord Tennyson, was born on Aug. 6, 1809, in the rectory of the village of Somersby, Lincolnshire.
Tennyson, the poet's father, was the elder of the two sons of a prosperous businessman who favored his younger son and thus left Dr. Tennyson embittered and relatively impoverished.
Tennyson was depressed by some of the reviews of this book, and he was cast down by Hallam's death; for the next 10 years he published nothing.
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 Alfred Tennyson
Alfred Tennyson (1809-1892) - 1st Baron Tennyson of Aldworth and Freshwater
Alfred, Lord Tennyson was born in Somersby, Lincolnshire.
Tennyson died at Aldwort on October 6, 1892 and was buried in the Poets' Corner in Westminster Abbey.
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 Tennyson - Search View - MSN Encarta
The sudden death of his friend Hallam in 1833 produced in Tennyson a profound spiritual depression, and he vowed to refrain from issuing any more of his verse for a period of ten years.
Tennyson's first long poem after gaining literary recognition was The Princess (1847), a romantic treatment in musical blank verse of the question of women's rights.
Tennyson was made a peer in 1884, taking his seat in the House of Lords as 1
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 Tennyson, Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001-05
Upon the death of his father in 1831, Tennyson became responsible for the family and its precarious finances.
The first group of Idylls of the King appeared in 1859; it was expanded in 1869 and 1872, and in 1885 Tennyson added the final poem.
He arranged the 12 poems chronologically in 1888 to constitute a somber ethical epic of the glory and the downfall of King Arthur.
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Milner, Alfred, 1st Viscount Milner (1854-1925), British statesman, born in Giessen, Hesse (now in Germany), and educated at the universities of...
Tennyson, Alfred, Lord (1809-1892), English poet, one of the great representative figures of the Victorian age.
Trenchard, Hugh, 1st Viscount (1873-1956), British officer and air-marshal, largely responsible for the foundation of the Royal Air Force.
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 Lord - Biocrawler   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Many Marquesses, Earls, Viscounts and Barons use the style "Lord (title)"; for example, Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson, commonly known as "Lord Tennyson".
Barons, in particular, are almost never referred to as anything but "Lord X".
In the Peerage of Scotland, the members of the lowest level of the peerage have the title "Lord of Parliament" rather than "Baron".
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 Alfred Tennyson
One of the greatest English poets of all time, Alfred, Lord Tennyson was born in Lincolnshire in 1809, a rector's son.
It was in 1850 that Tennyson reached the pinnacle of his career, being appointed Poet Laureate in succession to William Wordsworth and in the same year producing his masterpiece, In Memoriam, dedicated to a friend from his student days, Arthur Henry Hallam.
Queen Victoria was an ardent admirer of Tennyson's work, and created him 1st Baron Tennyson.
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Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson (1809-1892), Poet Laureate.
Tennyson and Spedding met as undergraduates at Trinity College, Cambridge and remained close friends until Spedding's death in 1881.
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 The Mediadrome - Poems of the Week: Alfred, Lord Tennyson
When he was twelve, Alfred composed a 6,000 line epic poem; and when he was seventeen, he collaborated with two of his older brothers, Frederick and Charles, in writing a collection of poems which was published in 1827 under the title Poems by Two Brothers.
Tennyson had been contemplating a series of poems on the Arthurian legends, which was eventually published as Idylls of the King in 1859 and he dedicated the volume to the Prince.
Tennyson reads the “Quarterly” and does as they bid him, with the most solemn face in the world–out goes this, in goes that, all is changed and ranged.
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 Cordula's Web. Alfred Tennyson
Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson (August 6, 1809 - October 6, 1892) is generally regarded as one of the greatest English poets of all time.
Alfred and two of his elder brothers were writing poetry in their teens, and a collection of poems by all three was published locally when Alfred was only seventeen.
Alfred Tennyson's section in the DMOZ Open Directory.
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 Tennyson - MSN Encarta
Alfred Tennyson was born in Somersby, Lincolnshire, on August 6, 1809.
His initial education was conducted largely by his clergyman father, Dr. George Clayton Tennyson.
The boy showed an early interest and talent in poetic composition, working original poems in a variety of meters and also successfully imitating the style of such famous poets as Lord Byron, whom he greatly admired.
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 Lord Alfred Tennyson - @forums
Tennyson is one of the greatest poets to hold the Laureateship; his tenure in that position continued for forty-two years, from 1850 until his death.
The subtitle of Tennyson’s “Princess” is “A Medley” —and that is accurate: there are varying narrative levels along with several memorable songs (added in the third edition) that have achieved independent celebrity.
Tennyson wrote this when he was eighty and, although he wrote other poems afterwards, asked that this one be placed at the end of all collections of his poetry.
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 TENNYSON, ALFRED TENNYSON - Online Information article about TENNYSON, ALFRED TENNYSON   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Tennyson was at this school for five years, and then returned to Somersby to be trained by his father.
Tennyson's health slowly became restored, and in 1846 he was hard at work on The Princess; in the autumn of this year he took a tour in See also:
Rossetti (1866-187o), considerably disturbed the minds of Tennyson's most ardent readers, and exposed himself to a severer criticism than he had lately been accustomed to endure.
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 TomFolio.com: by Alfred TENNYSON   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Tennyson, Alfred Tennyson, Baron, 1809-1892 Tennyson The Manuscripts In The Minor Collections And The Indexes for The Tennyson Archive.
Tennyson, Alfred Tennyson, baron, 1809-1892 Idylls Of The King.
Tennyson, Alfred Poems by Alfred Tennyson Publisher: Ticknor and Fields Boston, MA 1866.
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 Alfred Tennyson at LiteratureClassics.com -- essays, resources
TENNYSON, ALFRED TENNYSON, 1st BARON (1809-1892), English poet, was born at Somersby, Lincolnshire, on the 6th of August 1809.
He was the fourth of the twelve children of the Rev. George Clayton Tennyson (1778-1831) and his wife Elizabeth Fytche (1781—1865).
The poet’s grandfather, George Tennyson, M.P., had disinherited the poet’s father, who was settled hard by in the rectory of Somersby, in favour of the younger son, Char...
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 Tennyson, Alfred
Tennyson, Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron - Tennyson, Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron, 1809–92, English poet.
Tennyson, Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron: Bibliography - Bibliography See biographies by his son H. Tennyson (4 vol., 1897), his grandson C. Tennyson (1949,...
Tennyson, Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron: Early Life and Works - Early Life and Works Tennyson was the son of an intelligent but unstable clergyman in Lincolnshire.
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Alfred, "Eccentric" Lord Tennyson - Brief overview of the poet with some little known facts at the end.
Astrocartography of Alfred Lord Tennyson - Biography of Alfred Lord Tennyson, focus on how the planetary metaphor of Saturn was reflected in his life and work, by renowned astrocartographer Rob Couteau.
Tennyson, Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron - Concise biographical information.
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In the United Kingdom, the hereditary lords were until recent years automatically members of the House of Lords, the upper house of Parliament.
Many Marquesses, Earls, Viscounts, and Barons are known as "Lord (title)"; for example, Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson was commonly known as "Lord Tennyson".
The title is used by senior judges: the Law Lords or "Lords of Appeal in Ordinary" who are life barons, judges of the Court of Appeal of England and Wales, who are known as "Lords Justices of Appeal" and judges of the Scottish Court of Session who are known as "Lords of Council and Session";
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 Tennyson, Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron: Mature Works and Later Life
an elegy sequence that records Tennyson's years of doubt and despair after Hallam's death and culminates in an affirmation of immortality.
appeared in 1859; it was expanded in 1869 and 1872, and in 1885 Tennyson added the final poem.
In 1883 he was created a peer and occupied a seat in the House of Lords.
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The Formation of Tennyson's Style : A Study, Primarily, of the Versification of the Early Poems
The Immortality of the Soul in the Poems of Tennyson and Browning
The Influence of Keats on Tennyson and Rossetti
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