Tennyson: a Reminiscence
‘Doric beauty’ is the phrase by which the late Mr Huxley1 once expressed the special character of Tennyson’s conversation—with its terse simplicity and freedom from artificial ornament: ‘and yet’, he added, ‘on hearing the first few words one might only say,—“Exactly, this is the man who wrote the ‘Northern Farmer’.” ’
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