A Tennyson Primer; With A Critical Essay

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byWilliam Macneile Dixon

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1896 Excerpt: ... LIST OF DATES AND BIBLIOGRAPHY. 1809. Alfred, the third son of the Rev. George Clayton Tennyson, LL.D., and Elizabeth Fytche, was born at Somersby Rectory, in Somersby, Lincolnshire. The family consisted of seven sons (Frederick and Charles preceding Alfred) and five daughters. 1811. Arthur Hallam born. 1816. Alfred entered the Grammar School at Louth. 1820. Alfred left the Grammar School at the Christmas vacation. 1826. Poems By Two Brothers. "Hcec nos novimus esse nihil" (Martial). London: Printed for W. Simpkin & R. Marshall, Stationers, Hall Court, and J. & J. Jackson, Louth, MDCCCXXVIL, (post-dated), pp. xii., 228. Published in two sizes, 8vo and i2mo. 1827. Notice of Poems by Two Brothers, in the Literary Chronicle and Weekly Review (May 19). 1828. Alfred and Charles Tennyson went up to Trinity College, Cambridge, whither Frederick had preceded them. 1829. Timbuctoo: A poem which obtained the Chancellor's medal at the Cambridge Commencement. By A. Tennyson, of Trinity College, MDCCCXXIX. Printed in the Cambridge Chronicle of July 10, 1829, and in the "Prolusiones Acadcmicie prccmis annuis dignata et in curia Canta. brigiensi recitata comitiis maximis, A. D. MDCCCXXIX. Cantabrigice; typis academicis excudit Joannes Smith, pp. 13." Reprinted several times in collections of " Cambridge Prize Poems." Notice of Timbuctoo in The Athentzum (July 22). Burlesqued by W. M. Thackeray in The Snob (Cambridge), pp. 18-21. Reviewed in The Athenceum (July 22). 1830. Poems, Chiefly Lyrical, by Alfred Tennyson. London: Effingham Wilson, Royal Exchange, Cornhill, 1830, 8vo, pp. 154, and leaf of errata. (No Table of Contents.) Alfred Tennyson and Arthur Hallam made an excursion into the Pyrenees. In this year Charles Tennyson published Sonnets and Fugitive Pieces. 1831. ...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1896 Excerpt: ... LIST OF DATES AND BIBLIOGRAPHY. 1809. Alfred, the third son of the Rev. George Clayton Tennyson, LL.D., and Elizabeth Fytche, wa...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:56 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.12 inPublished:February 9, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217907377

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