Enoch Arden and Other Poems

By: Tennyson, Alfred Lord

Price: $29.95

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Book Condition: Very Good


Green pebbled leather with stamped gilt titles and decoration. All edges gilt. Bindings firm, though one plate seems to have been reinserted. Light handling wear. Tissue-guarded illustrations throughout. 7.75 inches tall, 78 pages.--- -------- Born on August 6, 1809, in Somersby, Lincolnshire, England, Alfred Tennyson is one of the most well-loved Victorian poets and by the mid-19th century had come to occupy a position similar to that of Alexander Pope in the 18th. ----------- Tennyson was a consummate poetic artist, consolidating and refining the traditions bequeathed to him by his predecessors in the Romantic movement-especially Wordsworth, Byron, and Keats. ----------- His poetry is remarkable for its metrical variety, rich descriptive imagery, and exquisite verbal melodies.

Title: Enoch Arden and Other Poems

Author Name: Tennyson, Alfred Lord

Categories: 19th CENTURY LITERATURE and WORKS,

Publisher: Boston, Tilton and Company: 1865

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall

Seller ID: 003776

Keywords: Poetry, 19th century literature. Victorian Gift Book,