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Tennyson and the Doom of Romanticism

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ISBN 9780674434127

Publication Date: 02/29/1988

481 pages


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  • I. 1809–1832
    • Introduction to Part I
    • 1. The Measure of Doom
    • 2. Keen Discoveries: Originality and Tradition in the Juvenilia and Poems, Chiefly Lyrical
    • 3. Emergencies: Crises of Relation in Poems (1832)
  • II. 1833–1855
    • Introduction to Part II
    • 4. In Extremis: Margins of the Self in the Classical Dramatic Monologues
    • 5. In England: Arts of the Joiner in the Domestic Idylls
    • 6. Pyrrhic Victorian: The Incorporated Imagination in The Princess, In Memoriam, and Maud
  • Afterword
  • Notes
  • Works cited
  • Index

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