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    Although Alfred Lord Tennyson's poem, ‘O-were I loved as I desire to be’, was written in 1842, the theme can be compared to Rostand's novel, Cyrano de Bergerac, written fifty-five years later. Both Alfred Lord Tennyson and Rostand are urging the reader to consider that love isn't as easy as it seems. However Lord Tennyson addresses this theme through the use of Imagery and Rostand relies on Personification. From Start to finish, metaphors are used to emphasize the theme of love in the book, “Cyrano

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    way they can, and to not leave you; however the trust shatters when you find out their true motives, and it all hits you as fantastic lies despite all the memories they have given you to remember and cherish. The poem, “Mariana”, written by Alfred, Lord Tennyson in 1830, tells the depressing and suicidal state of a woman named “Mariana”, who is grieving over the loss and betrayal of who seems to be a lover. The poem describes detailed surroundings, which emphasizes Mariana’s feelings and gives us an

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    Alfred Lord Tennyson’s The Idylls of the King was one of Tennyson's most famous pieces of work. In this research paper, you will get an introduction of Tennyson's early life and his education. Moreover, there will be a brief run-through of Tennyson’s poems in The Idylls of the King and a summary of an idyll. Tennyson was a famous poet who lived between 1809-1892. He was born in Somersby, Lincolnshire, England to George Clayton Tennyson and Elizabeth Fytche. Moreover, Tennyson was the fourth of twelve

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    Josh Gaynier English II Dr. kane Close Reading of Ulysses Ulysses, by Alfred Lord Tennyson was written in 1842 and has an iambic pentameter. Which in turn, the poem has a slower pace and can be correlated with the inattentiveness langue that emulates in this stage of Ulysses life. In the first stanza (lines 1-3), Alfred uses adjectives that have connotation with the idea of negligence to show how dissatisfied Ulysses is. The adjectives are also metaphors that show the condition of Ulysses. His kingdom

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    published by Alfred, Lord Tennyson after he became poet laureate. In its rich and romantic symbolism, it is characteristic of the great poet 's work. Notable, also, is its critique of the hypocrisy and other social failings of Victorian Britain. “Maud” became one of the best-known poems of the period, and continued to be influential even after its style became dated. !!!Tennyson and ‘’Maud’’ [{Image src= 'rossetti_tennysonmaud.jpg ' alt= 'Tennyson reading from Maud, 1855 '}] Alfred, Lord Tennyson was a

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    Research Paper Alfred Lord Tennyson was one of the most prolific poets throughout the whole Victorian era. A.E Housman is one of the most significant poets from the Modern era. Both of these magnificent authors lived distinct lives. Housman wrote “To an Athlete Dying Young” and Tennyson wrote “Break, Break, Break.” Both of these poems deal with the tragedy of death in different perspectives. Housman was born in Worcestershire, England on March 26, 1859.At such a young age of 12 years old he lost

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    reserved, neutral lifestyle. Alfred Lord Tennyson’s poem, “Ulysses,” directly attacks the idleness of a mundane lifestyle while promoting the idea of not letting life waste away through exploration of the life of Ulysses, the mythical greek hero. Comparatively, W.H. Auden’s, “The Unknown Citizen,” emphasizes the pointlessness and monotony of day-to-day living through satirisation of the life of an archetypal, modern individual. Upon analysis it becomes evident that Tennyson and Auden have

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    make profound impressions on their readers. In the poem “Ulysses” by Lord Alfred Tennyson, the speaker Ulysses argues for his mariners to come back out to sea. Karen Prior’s article “How Reading Makes Us More Human” argues how reading makes one more human. On the other hand, Tennyson makes his argument through Ulysses, as he talks to his mariners while Prior makes her argument to teachers of higher of education. While Tennyson and Prior both use rhetorical situations to persuade their audiences,

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    A Comparison of 'My Last Duchess' by Robert Browning and 'Ulysses' by Alfred Lord Tennyson These two poems, or monologues, were written by Robert Browning (My last Duchess) and Alfred Lord Tennyson (Ulysses), in the 19th century during the reign of Queen Victoria. Many other influential writers were also born in this period. During this time, Britain’s population doubled from 17.5 million to 37 million. Britain was a very powerful nation with a strong economy, and had

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    Houseman and “Crossing The Bar” by Alfred, Lord Tennyson are poems that very similar to each other yet so different. “To An Athlete Dying Young” is about an athlete who dies young and Houseman congratulates him because people will remember him forever. “Crossing the Bar” is about Tennyson realizing that he is about to die and he accepts his fate. Both poems have a similar theme of death. Both authors make clever uses of symbols such as, in “To An Athlete Dying Young,” Tennyson uses a laurel plant, and a

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