Correspondence of Henry Taylor

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bySir Henry Taylor

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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. 1888 Excerpt: ...balance as compared with the evil contingencies. I have written what occurs to me on a first reading of your Introduction, but I should like to come and speak to you when I have read it again, which I shall have done by to-morrow afternoon. I shall, therefore, keep it till then unless you should want it before. Yours very truly, Henry Taylor. 1852 TENNYSON'S ODE. 201 From Henry Taylor to Alfred Tennyson. Mortlake: November 17, 1852. My dear Tennyson,--I have read your ode,1 and I believe that many thousands at present, and that many hundreds of thousands in future times, will feel about it as I do, or with a yet stronger and deeper feeling; and I am sure that every one will feel about it according to his capacity of feeling what is great and true. It has a greatness worthy of its theme, and an absolute simplicity and truth, with all the poetic passion of your nature moving beneath. I hear that you are going to see the Duke buried. I am rather effeminate in the matter, and shrink from it. Ever yours sincerely, H. Taylor. From Alfred Tennyson to Henry Taylor. Seaford House, Seaford: November 23, 1852. Thanks, thanks! I have just returned from Reading and found your letter. In the all but universal depreciation of my ode by the Press, the prompt and hearty approval of it by a man as true as the Duke himself is doubly grateful. Ever, my dear Taylor, yours, A. Tennyson. 1 Ode on the Death of the Duke of. Wellington. From Henry Taylor to James Marshall. The Uplands: December 16, 1854. There are one or two other views of mine about carrying on the war which I should like to mention to you in confidence. I think that the Duke of Newcastle is not the man who should have been charged with it. He is a sensible, industrious, wellconditioned man, and there is an end of ...

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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. 1888 Excerpt: ...balance as compared with the evil contingencies. I have written what occurs to me on a first reading of your Introduction, but I...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:104 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.22 inPublished:May 20, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217914845

ISBN - 13:9780217914840

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