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Tennyson; aspects of his life, character, and poetry. by Nicolson, Harold George Sir

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Published by Books for Libraries Press in Freeport, N.Y .
Written in English


  • Tennyson, Alfred Tennyson, Baron, 1809-1892,
  • Poets, English -- 19th century -- Biography

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Edition Notes

Reprint of the 1923 ed.

LC ClassificationsPR5581 .N53 1972
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 308 p.
Number of Pages308
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5281995M
ISBN 100836999673
LC Control Number72000012

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I find some difficulty in acknowledging the many sources on which I have drawn in the preparation of this volume. The British Museum catalogue records some two hundred and fifty books bearing directly upon Tennyson himself or upon his writings, and there is scarcely a work on the literature or life of the Victorian age in which he is not mentioned. Get this from a library! Tennyson: aspects of his life, character and poetry. [Harold Nicolson]. Get this from a library! Tennyson, aspects of his life, character and poetry.. [Harold George Nicolson, Sir] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Tennyson. [London] Arrow Books [] (OCoLC) Named Person: Alfred Tennyson Tennyson, Baron; Alfred Tennyson Tennyson. Tennyson: the growth of a poet / Jerome Hamilton Buckley. by: Buckley, Jerome Hamilton. Published: () Alfred Lord Tennyson, a memoir / by: Tennyson, Hallam Tennyson, Baron, Published: () The life and times of Tennyson (from to ). by: Lounsbury, Thomas Raynesford,

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