Idylls of the King and a Selection of Poems by George Barker, Alfred Tennyson

Idylls of the King and a Selection of Poems

George Barker, Alfred Tennyson

fiction classics poetry adventurous dark slow-paced

320 pages | first published 1889


With regal melancholy and a superb sense of craft, Tennyson's poems evoke Past and Present - the Isle of the Lotos-Eaters, heraldic Camelot, his own twilit English gardens - seeking to reconcile the Victorian zeal for public progress with private ...
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