Essays Tagged: "Lord Alfred Tennyson"

A Critical Analysis of Alfred Tennyson's "In Memoriam A.H.H."

, replaced by the vision of a cold, mechanistic universe thatcared little for our existence.Alfred, Lord Tennyson was painfully aware of the implications ofsuch a universe, and he struggled with his o ... Literature. Ed. M. H. Abrams. New York:W. W. Norton and Co., 1993. (pps. 891-910).Tennyson, Alfred, Lord. In Memoriam A. H. H.. Ed. M. H. Abrams. NewYork: W. W. Norton and Co., 1993. (pps. 1084-1133). ...

(18 pages) 140 2 3.7 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"The Wife of His Youth" by Lord Alfred Tennyson.

ing white. It should be noted that although he could have, he never did.Mr. Ryders favorite poet is Lord Alfred Tennyson. Tennyson was an english author who wrote during the Victorian age in poetry. H ...

(3 pages) 108 0 4.0 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

"Lady of Shalott" by William Holman Hunt.

ting The Lady of Shalott (Version 2) is painted from the poem by the same title, written by Alfred, Lord Tennyson. William Holman Hunt chose to paint emotionally charged moments and he captures that i ... Holman Hunt's painting The Lady of Shalott caused much controversy between the painter and Alfred, Lord Tennyson because Tennyson felt that the painting was not true to his poem. Hunt replied to Tenn ...

(6 pages) 83 0 4.3 May/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

"The Lady of Shalott" by Lord Alfred Tennyson.

The Lady of Shalott is an excellent example of Lord Alfred Tennyson's brilliant usage of verbal illusion. The Lady is depicted as a magical being w ...

(2 pages) 99 2 3.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

What similarities and differences are there between the way the theme of war is presented in the poems?

Owen also was once in the war. It is completely different from "The Charge of the Light Brigade" by Lord Tennyson who was never in a war before. Tennyson writes about a suicidal charge of 600 men, man ... effectively portrayed the horrors and tragedy of war. In "The Charge of the Light Brigade; however, Lord Tennyson marvels on the sacrifices made and indicates that they were worthwhile causes. Owen, o ...

(7 pages) 48 0 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Comparing Dulce et decorum est and the charge of the light Brigade

e´ are about battle and the of soldiers, they portray the experience of war in different ways.Tennyson´s poem celebrates the glory of war, despite the fact that, because of an error of jud ... nt to their .Owen´s poem, on the other hand, might almost have been written as a challenge to Tennyson´s rousing and jingoistic sentiments. He presents the horror of senseless in the trenc ...

(5 pages) 35 0 4.3 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

A Comparison Of "The Charge Of The Light Brigade" by Alfred Tennyson and "Disabled" by Wilfred Owen.

inspiration for great prose and poetry. Two such examples are "The Charge of the Light Brigade" by Alfred Tennyson inspired by the famous attack of the 1854, and "Disabled" by Wilfred Owen written fo ...

(3 pages) 36 0 0.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

To what extent Tennyson is a romantic poet?

Lord Alfred Tennyson, a consummate poetic artist, consolidated and refined the tradition bequeathed ...

(5 pages) 67 1 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Explain in detail the symbolism used by Alfred, Lord Tennyson in his poem "The Lady of Shalott

The poem "The Lady of Shalott" by Alfred, Lord Tennyson takes it's inspiration from the popular legends of King Arthur. It tells the story of ...

(5 pages) 52 0 5.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Analysis- Home They Brought Her Warrior Dead

his child upon her knee--Like summer tempest came her tears-- 15'Sweet my child, I live for thee.'- Lord Alfred TennysonHome they brought her warrior dead is a poem all to do about the feelings that a ...

(2 pages) 19 0 2.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Victorian Literature.

y" by Matthew Arnold both depict in defense of poetry. Robert Browning's "Caliban upon Setebos" and Lord Alfred Tennyson's "In Memoriam A.H.H.", both face religious crises and "heal". All four of thes ... fact exist, thus healing the crisis.Another writer who portrays religion in Victorian Literature is Lord Alfred Tennyson's "In Memoriam A.H.H.". Written specifically for his best friend, Arthur Henry ...

(5 pages) 56 0 0.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Comparison Of Love Poems: "The Telephone" and "Marianna" from Touched with Fire

In the poems 'The Telephone' by Robert Frost and 'Mariana' by Lord Alfred Tennyson, there are a large variety of methods and effects. These methods and effects wi ... e of words by the poet to add to the feeling and pace of the poem.In the poem 'Mariana' the author, Lord Alfred Tennyson, uses repetition of the phrase "I am aweary aweary, I would that I were dead!" ...

(3 pages) 19 0 3.0 May/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

"The Lady of Shalott" by William Holman Hunt: Fallen Woman to Feminist

emphasizing the mental distress and sexual frustration of the fallen woman. The Lady of Shalott by Lord Alfred Tennyson is one of the prime examples of a fallen woman in the Victorian Era. Locked in ... rians a lesson much like many other concepts in Victorian art and literature. However, the death of Lord Alfred Tennyson marked the death of the idea of the fallen woman. Only nine days after his deat ...

(11 pages) 94 0 5.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

"Ulysses" by Alfred Tennyson - poem

eroic attributes which is a belief that most people still harbour in this day and age.In this poem, Lord Tennyson expresses a message that Ulysses has communicated throughout his travels and adventure ... used in this poem appropriately describe Ulysses journeys and experiences.The literary devices that Lord Tennyson used in his poem helped convey the theme more efficiently by making a statement. In th ...

(4 pages) 45 0 0.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

"On Finding a Fly Crushed in a Book" by Charles Tennyson

ference that the speaker is underlining is that a fly could leave a mark and effect rather than man.Tennyson believes that our lives could be so trivial and vain to the extent that it could end withou ... could live his whole life and leaves worthlessly and this what mattered to the poet. In this sonnet Tennyson is raising this critical issue where he shows in the opening lines his shock to see this ti ...

(3 pages) 25 0 3.7 May/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

John Watson

m reality and created only works of beauty.Victorian Age produced large and diverse body of poetry. Lord Tennyson and Robert Browning were well known poets. Lord Tennyson displayed keen sense of the m ...

(1 pages) 322 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The lady of shalott

The Lady of Shalott written by Lord Tennyson is a mythical poem about a worman's love for an unattainable man. One interpretation r ... ted and have the most direct meaning in having the mirror written into the poem. Lady of Shalott by Lord Tennyson is a poem which has produced much more than a piece of literature. There are many port ...

(4 pages) 24 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Nightingale and the Men

rast to the male view of the time, which can be seen from Coventry Patmore's Angel in the House and Lord Alfred Tennyson's The Princess. These men believe that women find their purpose in keeping the ...

(3 pages) 377 0 0.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Alfred, Lord Tennyson: Art Fueled by Madness and the Battle with Manic Depressive Illness.

Alfred, Lord Tennyson"It is better to have loved and lost, than to have never loved at all," is possibly one ... ved at all," is possibly one of the most famous quotes in the world, given to literature by Alfred, Lord Tennyson - commonly referred to as Lord Alfred Tennyson - whom was largely regarded as the repr ... to as Lord Alfred Tennyson - whom was largely regarded as the representative of the Victorian Era. Lord Alfred Tennyson was born into a family with a rich history of documented mental instability, he ...

(7 pages) 1861 0 3.0 Dec/2009

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

young goodman brown

son, poem "The Rime of The Ancient Mariner" by Samuel Taylor Coleridge and "The Lady of Shallot" by Lord Alfred Tennyson, there is a common thread of significance - In order to live and survive life, ...

(6 pages) 1 0 0.0 Jul/2014

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies