Selected Poems Lord Alfred Tennyson by Lord Alfred Tennyson


Selected Poems Lord Alfred Tennyson by Lord Alfred Tennyson

Chosen and edited by Michael Millgate.


Tennyson is underrated nowadays. The Selected Poems contains some of the finest English poetry ever written, by a man with an unparalleled ear for the music of the language and a plangent sense of the shortness of life and the inevitability of loss and grief. One can start with 'Ulysses

'In Memoriam'. Review by Richard Hoggart, whose books include 'The Uses of Literacy'

'First and Last Things'

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218 pages


Lord Alfred Tennyson
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Publication date

1st March 1972



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