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The Works of Alfred Lord Tennyson

The Works of Alfred Lord Tennyson

  • Author: Alfred Tennyson
  • Publisher: Wordsworth Editions
  • ISBN: 9781853264146
  • Category: Poetry
  • Page: 628
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The Wordsworth Poetry Library comprises the works of the greatest English-speaking poets, as well as many lesser-known poets. Each collection has a specially commissioned introduction.

Opening Doors to Quality Writing 10-13

Opening Doors to Quality Writing 10-13

Ideas for writing inspired by great writers

  • Author: Bob Cox
  • Publisher: Crown House Publishing Ltd
  • ISBN: 1785831267
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 300
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In Opening Doors to Famous Poetry and Prose, Bob Cox introduced teachers to engaging strategies which use literary heritage texts as the stimulus for excellent learning. This new companion book, Opening Doors to Quality Writing, for ages 10 to 13, puts the focus on pupils producing quality writing – developing their literacy skills and a love of reading in the process. In the course of his educational consultancy work, Bob has seen many teachers successfully use the scope and depth which literature can offer to inspire high standards, mastery learning and, above all, a love of language in its many forms. Schools using the ‘opening doors’ strategies told Bob they led to: more teacher empowerment and confidence; more knowledge building for pupils and teachers; a growing confidence with literature, including poetry; planning from the top becoming a norm; planning for mastery learning becoming a norm; improved comprehension skills; improved quality writing and associated excitement. They also asked Bob for further examples of inspiring, quality texts, and more ways in which all abilities can access them. Bob was only too happy to oblige. These 15 units of work cover poetry and prose: each unit provides exciting stimulus material, creative ideas for writing projects, and differentiation and support strategies, meaning all pupils can achieve the quality writing objectives. All the units should help teachers facilitate understanding of the challenging texts and maximise the huge potential for quality writing. Discover a multitude of ready-to-use ideas, inspired by classic literature and great writers’ works, along with plenty of new strategies and advice. Units include: Part 1: Opening doors to prose 1. Night Encounter – The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins 2. Spooky Scientists! – The Phantom Coach by Amelia B. Edwards 3. The Strongest Looking Brute in Alaska – That Spot by Jack London 4. Mr Knickerbocker’s Notes – Rip Van Winkle by Washington Irving 5. The Portrait of Doom – Tess of the D’Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy 6. The Hell Hound – The Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle 7. Sinister Spaces – Metamorphosis and The Castle by Franz Kafka 8. The Mirror and the Window – Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë Part 2: Opening doors to poetry 9. All in This House is Mossing Over – From ‘Mementos’ by Charlotte Brontë 10. Dancing the Skies – ‘High Flight’ by John Gillespie Magee, Jr 11. The Mystery of the Lonely Merman – ‘The Forsaken Merman’ by Matthew Arnold 12. Making Magic Talk – ‘The Magnifying Glass’ by Walter de la Mare 13. The Spirit in the Garden – ‘A Garden at Night’ by James Reeves 14. A Shropshire Lad – ‘Blue Remembered Hills’ by A. E. Housman 15. The Silver Heel – ‘I Started Early – Took My Dog’ by Emily Dickinson

Great Souls

Great Souls

The Seven Rays at the Soul Level

  • Author: Kurt Abraham
  • Publisher: Lampus Press
  • ISBN: 9780960900275
  • Category:
  • Page: 232
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Tennyson

Tennyson

To Strive, to Seek, to Find

  • Author: John Batchelor
  • Publisher: Random House
  • ISBN: 1448138566
  • Category: Biography & Autobiography
  • Page: 448
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Alfred Lord Tennyson, Queen Victoria’s favourite poet, commanded a wider readership than any other of his time. His ascendancy was neither the triumph of pure genius nor an accident of history:he skilfully crafted his own career and his relationships with his audience. Fame and recognition came, lavishly and in abundance, but the hunger for more never left him. Like many successful Victorians, he was a provincial determined to make good in the capital while retaining his regional strengths. One of eleven children, he remained close to his extended family and never lost his Lincolnshire accent.Resolving never to be anything except ‘a poet’, he wore his hair long, smoked incessantly and sported a cloak and wide-brimmed Spanish hat. Tennyson ranged widely in his poetry, turning his interests in geology, evolution and Arthurian legend into verse, but much of his workrelates to his personal life. The tragic loss of Arthur Hallam, a brilliant friend and fellow Apostle at Cambridge, fed into some of his most successful and best-known poems. It took Tennyson seventeen years to complete his great elegy for Hallam, In Memoriam, a work which established his fame and secured his appointment as Poet Laureate. The poet who wrote The Lady of Shalott and The Charge of the Light Brigade has become a permanent part of our culture. This enjoyable and thoughtful new biography shows him as a Romantic as well as a Victorian, exploring both the poems and Tennyson’s attempts at play writing, as well as the pressures of his age and the personal relationships that made the man.

In Memoriam, Maud And Other Poems

In Memoriam, Maud And Other Poems

  • Author: Alfred Lord Tennyson,Alfred Tennyson Tennyson, Baron
  • Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
  • ISBN: 9781417929924
  • Category: Poetry
  • Page: 268
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A collection of the most well known and not so well known poems by the great poet himself. Tennyson was the poet of the Victorian age who succeeded Wordsworth as Poet Laureate.

Enduring Trauma Through the Life Cycle

Enduring Trauma Through the Life Cycle

  • Author: Eileen McGinley,Arturo Varchevker
  • Publisher: Karnac Books
  • ISBN: 1780491050
  • Category: Psychology
  • Page: 231
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his is a multi-authored book on the complex subject of psychic trauma as encountered at different stages of the life-cycle, and describes some of the clinical challenges, technical issues and differing theoretical approaches that arise when working with the traumatized individual. The concept of psychic trauma is a complex subject, but one which has more recently gained prominence. This book contains a collection of papers which grew out of a series of talks given by the Psychoanalytic Forum of the British Psychoanalytical Society entitled Trauma Through the Life Cycle. The authors, all highly respected authorities in their fields, give insights into what we mean by psychic trauma, what constitutes a traumatic event, and the psychopathological sequelae to trauma at different stages of life. Judith Trowell and Nick Midgley look at the effects of infantile and childhood traumas. Catalina Bronstein and Sara Flanders, from differing psychoanalytic perspectives, consider how childhood traumas can become reactivated in adolescence and color subsequent developmental situations. Ron Britton and Joanne Stubley consider the effects of trauma on time and memory, the concept of Nachtralichkeit, and Britton makes the distinction between endogenous and exogenous aspects of trauma. Arturo Varchevker and Isky Gordon consider what factors may be intrinsically traumatic for the person reaching old age, illness or death. Francis Grier considers a more recently acknowledged source of trauma, which is the hidden nature of the cumulative trauma of the child who is sent away early to boarding school and its effects on the developing adult's capacity for intimate couple relationships. Finally, Michael Brierley and Nicholas Stargardt both write convincingly on societal traumas, Brierley on the social and cultural traumas endured by the native American Indian tribe, the Crow, and how individual experiences resonated with group experiences, and the historian, Stargardt, on his ground-breaking work on the experiences of German children during the Second World War.

The Poetical Works Of Alfred Lord Tennyson

The Poetical Works Of Alfred Lord Tennyson

  • Author: Alfred Tennyson,Alfred Tennyson Tennyson, Baron
  • Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
  • ISBN: 9780766196087
  • Category: Poetry
  • Page: 608
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1902. Tennyson, English poet, is often regarded as the chief representative of the Victorian age in poetry. Tennyson succeeded Wordsworth as Poet Laureate in 1850. This volume includes his major poetic achievements including: the elegy mourning the death of his friend Arthur Hallam, In Memoriam. The patriotic poem Charge of the Light Brigade. Maud is one of Tennyson's best known works, although at first it was found obscure or morbid by critics ranging from George Eliot to Gladstone. And, Enoch Arden, which was based on a true story of a sailor thought drowned at sea who returned home after several years to find that his wife had remarried.

Collected Poems of Robert Burns

Collected Poems of Robert Burns

  • Author: Robert Burns
  • Publisher: Wordsworth Editions
  • ISBN: 9781853264153
  • Category: Fiction
  • Page: 635
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With an Introduction by Donald McFarlan. Robert Burns, the most celebrated of all Scottish poets, is remembered with great devotion - his birthday on 25th January provokes fervour and festivity among Scots and many others the world over. Born in 1759 into miserable rustic poverty, by the age of eighteen Burns had acquired a good knowledge of both classical and English literature. In June 1786 his first collection of verse, Poems Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect, which included 'To a Mouse' and 'The Cotter's Saturday Night', was greeted with huge acclaim by all classes of society. His later poems and ballads include 'Auld Lang Syne', the beautiful song 'My Love is like a Red Red Rose', 'Highland Mary', 'Scots Wha Hae' and his masterpiece, 'Tam o'Shanter'.

Die beiden Foscari

Die beiden Foscari

  • Author: George Gordon Byron
  • Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand
  • ISBN: 3954556014
  • Category: Poetry
  • Page: 124
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Für sein eher als langes Gedicht denn als Bühnenstück gedachtes Drama griff Lord Byron (1788–1824) auf ein historisches Ereignis zurück: Unter dem Dogen Francesco Foscari erlebte Venedig seine höchste Machtentfaltung, geriet jedoch in finanzielle Schwierigkeiten. Nach Auseinandersetzung um Foscaris Sohn Jacopo, der wegen Hochverrats in Haft war und dort starb, wurde der Doge am 21. Oktober 1457 vom Rat der Stadt des Amtes enthoben und starb kurz darauf. Giuseppe Verdi diente das Drama als Vorlage für seine 1844 aufgeführte Oper »I due Foscari«.

Spinning Jenny and Devil's Darning Needle

Spinning Jenny and Devil's Darning Needle

  • Author: M. Jill Lucas
  • Publisher: Peacock Press
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Antiques & Collectibles
  • Page: 88
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Alfred, Lord Tennyson

Alfred, Lord Tennyson

  • Author: Harold Bloom
  • Publisher: Infobase Publishing
  • ISBN: 143813424X
  • Category:
  • Page: 239
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Presents a selection of important older literary criticism of selected works by Alfred, Lord Tennyson.

Public Library Catalog

Public Library Catalog

  • Author: Juliette Yaakov
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Best books
  • Page: N.A
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Crossed

Crossed

  • Author: Ally Condie
  • Publisher: Penguin
  • ISBN: 1101545402
  • Category: Young Adult Fiction
  • Page: 416
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The hotly awaited second book in the dystopian Matched trilogy In search of a future that may not exist and faced with the decision of who to share it with, Cassia journeys to the Outer Provinces in pursuit of Ky - taken by the Society to his certain death - only to find that he has escaped, leaving a series of clues in his wake. Cassia's quest leads her to question much of what she holds dear, even as she finds glimmers of a different life across the border. But as Cassia nears resolve and certainty about her future with Ky, an invitation for rebellion, an unexpected betrayal, and a surprise visit from Xander - who may hold the key to the uprising and, still, to Cassia's heart - change the game once again. Nothing is as expected on the edge of Society, where crosses and double crosses make the path more twisted than ever.

The works of Alfred, lord Tennyson

The works of Alfred, lord Tennyson

  • Author: Baron Alfred Tennyson Tennyson,Baron Hallam Tennyson Tennyson
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category:
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Alfred Tennyson

Alfred Tennyson

The Critical Legacy

  • Author: Laurence W. Mazzeno
  • Publisher: Camden House
  • ISBN: 9781571132628
  • Category: Literary Collections
  • Page: 239
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Explores the critics' reaction to the pre-eminent Victorian poet from his lifetime to the present.

Guide to Reprints

Guide to Reprints

Author, title

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Editions
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Guide to Reprints

Guide to Reprints

  • Author: Albert James Diaz
  • Publisher: K G Saur Verlag Gmbh & Co
  • ISBN: 9783598239076
  • Category: Out-of-print books
  • Page: 948
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The Subject Guide divides works into over 200 subject groups, facilitating targeted searches by the subject fields. Both parts of the Guide to Reprints contain an Index of Persons as Subject providing fast and reliable access to reprints focussing on specific individuals and their work. Each part also comes with an index of publishers and distributors worldwide along with all relevant information.

The Stuffed Owl

The Stuffed Owl

An Anthology of Bad Verse

  • Author: Dominic Bevan Wyndham Lewis,Charles Lee
  • Publisher: New York Review of Books
  • ISBN: 9781590170380
  • Category: Humor
  • Page: 264
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Presents an anthology of some of the worst poetry ever created by some of the most important poets of the English language, featuring works by Dryden, Wordsworth, and Keats, among others. Original.

Reading and listening

Reading and listening

the modes of communicating poetry and their influence on the texts

  • Author: Balz Engler
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Oral interpretation
  • Page: 144
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Enoch Arden

Enoch Arden

  • Author: Alfred Tennyson,Alfred Tennyson Tennyson, Baron
  • Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub
  • ISBN: 9781482759785
  • Category: Fiction
  • Page: 30
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Alfred Tennyson: Enoch Arden Edition Holzinger. Taschenbuch Berliner Ausgabe, 2014, 3. Auflage Vollständiger, durchgesehener Neusatz mit einer Biographie des Autors bearbeitet und eingerichtet von Michael Holzinger Erstdruck in: Enoch Arden, and Other Poems, London (Edward Moxon) 1864. Hier in der Übers. v. Adolf Strodtmann. Textgrundlage ist die Ausgabe: Tennyson, Alfred: Enoch Arden. Übers. v. Adolf Strodtmann, Berlin: G. Grote'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, 1922 Herausgeber der Reihe: Michael Holzinger Reihengestaltung: Viktor Harvion Umschlaggestaltung unter Verwendung des Bildes: Alfred Lord Tennyson Gesetzt aus Minion Pro, 10 pt.