Selected Poems

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Courier Dover Publications, 1992 - Poetry - 94 pages
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Treasury of verse by great Victorian poet includes famous long narrative poem, "Enoch Arden, plus a selection of important lyrics, monologues, ballads and other typical pieces. Among them: "The Lady of Shalott," "The Charge of the Light Brigade," "Break, break, break," "Flower in the crannied Wall" and more. Also included are excerpts from three longer works: " The Princess, "Maud" and "The Brook." Reprinted from authoritative standard edition. Lists of titles and first lines.
  

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Review: Selected Poems (Dover Thrift Editions)

User Review  - tijana - Goodreads

Stunning poetry. ''Ulysses'' will forever be one of my favorite poems of all times, ever since the day I first read it in Lit class. I still know the ending lyrics by heart. "... and tho' we are not ... Read full review

Review: Selected Poems (Dover Thrift Editions)

User Review  - Dayna Smith - Goodreads

A fantastic selection of Tennyson's work. A must for poetry lovers. Read full review

Contents

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1
II
3
III
14
IV
16
V
20
VI
25
VII
27
VIII
29
XIX
41
XX
43
XXI
44
XXII
52
XXIII
53
XXIV
76
XXVI
80
XXVII
84

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XII
37
XIV
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XVI
39
XVIII
40
XXVIII
85
XXIX
89
XXX
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XXXI
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Alfred Tennyson was born on August 6, 1809 in Somersby, England. He attended Trinity College in Cambridge. Tennyson is chiefly known for his poetry, an art form that had interested him since the age of six. His best known work is the Idylls of the King. Tennyson was appointed Poet Laureate of England in 1850 and became the Baron of Aldworth and Farrington in 1883. Tennyson was still writing his his 80s, and died on October 6, 1892 near Haslemere, England.

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