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Tennyson pp 26-30 | Cite as

Tennyson at Twickenham (1851–3)

  • William Allingham
Part of the Interviews & recollections book series (IR)

Abstract

I ventured to send my first volume of verse (1850) to Tennyson from Ballyshannon. I don’t think he wrote to me, but I heard indirectly that he thought well of it; and during a visit to London in the summer of 1851 Coventry Patmore,1 to my boundless joy, let me know that I might call on the great poet, then not long married,2 and living at Twickenham.

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Railway Station Intimate Friend Great Poet American Poet Prose Writer 
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Notes

  1. 1.
    Coventry Patmore (1823–96), poet and prose writer, friend of Tennyson.Google Scholar

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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1983

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  • William Allingham

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