Category Archive: Alfred Lord Tennyson

Nov 12

Ulysses by Alfred Lord Tennyson

Ulysses by Alfred Lord Tennyson   It little profits that an idle king, By this still hearth, among these barren crags, Match’d with an aged wife, I mete and dole Unequal laws unto a savage race, That hoard, and sleep, and feed, and know not me. I cannot rest from travel: I will drink

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Nov 12

Critical analysis of Ulysses by Alfred Lord Tennyson

Critical analysis of Ulysses Subjective Note: The poem expresses the insatiable thirst of the human soul for knowledge. It was the spirit of the Italian Renaissance that made modern Europe what it is today. He has also given us here a picture of that mind. He kept up his attitude of mind throughout life and repeated …

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Oct 03

Locksley Hall by Alfred, Lord Tennyson

Locksley Hall by Alfred, Lord Tennyson Complete Text COMRADES, leave me here a little, while as yet ’tis early morn: Leave me here, and when you want me, sound upon the bugle horn. ’Tis the place, and all around it, as of old, the curlews call, Dreary gleams about the moorland flying over Locksley Hall; Locksley …

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Sep 22

Tennyson is The Revolutionary Poet of Victorian Era

Discuss, Alfred Lord Tennyson is the revolutionary poet of Victorian Era.   The life and works of Tennyson are remarkable to all. From the beginning to the end of his life he seems to have been dominated by the impulse of poetry. His poems are full of knowledge. He has created his poetry about ‘Politics’. …

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Aug 08

Summary of The Lotos- Eaters By Alfred Lord Tennyson

Summary of The Lotos- Eaters By Alfred Lord Tennyson   Summary: Ulysses and his sailors came to the strange land of the Lotos-Eaters in the time of their wandering. It was an island where sad, mild-eyed lotos-eaters live. The land is always seemed afternoon and all the things also seemed the same. A sleepy dream air …

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Aug 05

Summary of Ulysses by Alfred Lord Tennyson

Summary: Ulysses, king of Ithaca, had returned to his kingdom after twenty years of the Trojan War. He has wandered different strange and unknown places and seen many countries, lands and woods. At last he has returned to his house with full of experiences. Still speaking to himself he proclaims that he “cannot rest from travel” but …

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Jul 23

Critical Analysis of Tithonus by Alfred Lord Tennyson

Summary Tithonus is a mythological poet of Alfred Tennyson who is a poet of Victorian age.In the poem he has mentioned the unpleasant immortality and the horrible sufferings of Tithonus. He also mentions that the result of the opposite sides of nature is always terrible and it always bears the horrible sufferings.    The woods in …

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